Dr. Barrie Tan is hailed as the world’s foremost expert on vitamin E, credited with discovering tocotrienol in three major natural sources: Palm, Rice, and Annatto. A scientist first and foremost, Dr. Tan earned his Ph.D. in Chemistry/Biochemistry from the University of Otago, New Zealand. He then spent several years as a professor at UMass. Today, his research focuses on lipid-soluble nutrients that reduce and slow chronic conditions.
We all know the popularity of vitamin E and it’s benefits as an antioxidant. However, Dr. Tan has found Annatto Tocotrienol to be much more powerful. Firstly, Tocotrienols can help with inflammation which is at the root of cancer but other illnesses as well including lung infections. Dr. Tan has conducted many clinical trials using Tocotrienol and has had much success with many chronic diseases including cancer, fatty liver, diabetes.
To learn even more listeners of this podcast will be able to download a FREE copy of Dr. Tan’s book, The Truth about Vitamin E: The Secret to Thriving with Annatto Tocotrienols, off his website using the code “Dr V”. His website is: www.barrietan.com
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Here are some highlights from this Podcast:
(2:36) – What are Tocotrienols?
(8:49) – How Tocotrienol affects Inflammation
(10:04) – How Tocotrienols may help with COVID-19 and SARS infections
(13:34) – The anticarcinogenic properties of Tocotrienol
(16:34) – How Tocotrienols have helped Stage 4 Ovarian Cancer patients
(19:39) – What is the optimal dosage needed?
(23:46) – benefits for PCOS and fibrocystic breasts
(29:13) – A free gift for our listeners