Evaluation of Immunomodulatory Parameters in Female Sprague Dawley Rats after Oral Administration of the Biofield Energy Healing Treated Herbomineral Formulation
American Journal of BioScience
Volume 5, Issue 6, November 2017, Pages: 104-113
Received: Oct. 22, 2017; Accepted: Nov. 3, 2017; Published: Dec. 11, 2017
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Mahendra Kumar Trivedi, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Alice Branton, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Dahryn Trivedi, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Gopal Nayak, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Aileen Carol Lee, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Aksana Hancharuk, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Carola Marina Sand, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Debra Jane Schnitzer, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Rudina Thanasi, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Eileen Mary Meagher, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Faith Ann Pyka, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Gary Richard Gerber, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Johanna Catharina Stromsnas, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Judith Marian Shapiro, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Laura Nelson Streicher, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Lorraine Marie Hachfeld, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Matthew Charles Hornung, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Patricia M. Rowe, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Sally Jean Henderson, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Sheila Maureen Benson, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Shirley Theresa Holmlund, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Stephen P. Salters, Trivedi Global, Inc., Henderson, USA
Mayank Gangwa, Trivedi Science Research Laboratory Pvt. Ltd., Bhopal, India
Snehasis Jana, Trivedi Science Research Laboratory Pvt. Ltd., Bhopal, India
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Abstract
The use of herbomineral formulations for different chronic diseases is gaining popularity because these natural formulations have fewer side effects, a higher safety profile, and more cost effectiveness. A new proprietary herbomineral formulation composed of herbs and certain minerals was formulated, consisting of the herbal root extract ashwagandha and the minerals (zinc, magnesium, and selenium). The aim of the study was to evaluate the immunomodulatory potential of a Biofield Energy Healing (The Trivedi Effect®) Treatment on the herbomineral formulation in female Sprague Dawley rats. The test formulation was divided into two parts. One part was denoted as the control without any Biofield Energy Treatment, while the other part was defined as the Biofield Energy Treated sample, which received the Biofield Energy Healing Treatment remotely from eighteen renowned Biofield Energy Healers. Immunomodulatory potential, humoral immune response, paw volume, hematological study, biochemistry, body weight, feed intake and histopathology analysis were performed. Humoral immune response data showed increased (p≤0.01) primary antibody titre by 124.7% in the Biofield Treatment test formulation (G3), while the untreated test formulation group (G4) showed decreased antibody titre compared with the disease control group (G2). The secondary antibody titre value in the G3 group was also altered compared with the G2 group. Delayed type hypersensitivity (DTH) data suggest that the Biofield Energy Treated test formulation group (G3) showed a significant decrease in paw volume by 128.57% with respect to the G2 group. Hematology and biochemistry analysis showed altered values, as increased MCHC and RBC count by 138.09% and 7.24%, respectively in the G3 group compared with the G2 and G4 group. However, the platelet count was increased by 17.70% in the G3 group compared with the G2 group. The level of blood urea nitrogen was decreased by 10.90% in the G3 level compared with the G2 group. However, the levels of magnesium and phosphorus were increased by 13.29% and 6.28%, respectively in the G3 compared with the G2 group. Further, the change in body weight, feed consumption, organ to body weight ratio data, and histopathology examination did not suggest any statistical difference, which depicts that the Biofield Energy Treated test formulations was found to be safe. These data suggest that the Biofield Treated test formulation can be used for autoimmune and inflammatory diseases such as Rheumatoid arthritis, Alzheimer’s disease, Atherosclerosis, Dermatitis, Diverticulitis, Diabetes, etc. along with enhancing stress management and anti-aging by improving overall health.
Keywords
Biofield Energy Healing Treatment, Biofield Energy Healers, The Trivedi Effect®, Immunomodulation, Herbomineral Formulation, Paw Volume, Autoimmunity, Anti-Aging
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Mahendra Kumar Trivedi, Alice Branton, Dahryn Trivedi, Gopal Nayak, Aileen Carol Lee, Aksana Hancharuk, Carola Marina Sand, Debra Jane Schnitzer, Rudina Thanasi, Eileen Mary Meagher, Faith Ann Pyka, Gary Richard Gerber, Johanna Catharina Stromsnas, Judith Marian Shapiro, Laura Nelson Streicher, Lorraine Marie Hachfeld, Matthew Charles Hornung, Patricia M. Rowe, Sally Jean Henderson, Sheila Maureen Benson, Shirley Theresa Holmlund, Stephen P. Salters, Mayank Gangwa, Snehasis Jana, Evaluation of Immunomodulatory Parameters in Female Sprague Dawley Rats after Oral Administration of the Biofield Energy Healing Treated Herbomineral Formulation, American Journal of BioScience. Vol. 5, No. 6, 2017, pp. 104-113. doi: 10.11648/j.ajbio.20170506.12
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