The Role of Dietary Coconut for Alzheimer’s Disease

Coconut, Cocos nucifera L., is a tree that is cultivated to provide a large number of products, although it is mainly grown for its nutritional and medicinal values. Coconut oil, derived from the coconut fruit, has been recognised historically as containing high levels of saturated fat; however, closer scrutiny suggests that coconut should be regarded […]

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Alzheimer’s Disease: What If There Was A Cure?

Alzheimer’s disease now affects more than 5.5 million Americans, and it is a disease without cure or meaningful treatment. Dr. Mary Newport, a medical doctor specializing in the care of critically ill newborns, was thrust into the role of caregiver when her husband was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. But rather than remain passive and agree […]

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The Gut Microbiota and Alzheimer’s Disease

The gut microbiota comprises a complex community of microorganism species that resides in our gastrointestinal ecosystem and whose alterations influence not only various gut disorders but also central nervous system disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease (AD). AD, the most common form of dementia, is a neurodegenerative disorder associated with impaired cognition and cerebral accumulation of […]

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Things That Happen to Your Body When You Eat Sugar

We all know to go easy on the sweet stuff, but what actually happens to your system when you indulge? Here, eight ways sugar affects your body. Time: 8 Things That Happen to Your Body When You Eat Sugar Your brain suffers Fructose—the sugar that naturally occurs in fruit and is a component, with glucose, of […]

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The Impact of Diet on Neurological Disease

Diet—what and how people eat—is becoming a powerful potential intervention for a variety of debilitating neurological diseases. The ketogenic diet, in particular, has been a well-established treatment for epilepsy for the past century. Yet, even now, physician-scientists are discovering new indications for the ketogenic diet. Biomedical Odyssey: The Impact of Diet on Neurological Disease Ketogenic diet […]

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Diabetes is even deadlier than we thought

Nearly four times as many Americans may die of diabetes as indicated on death certificates, a rate that would bump the disease up from the seventh-leading cause of death to No. 3, according to estimates in a recent study. The Washington Post: Diabetes is even deadlier than we thought, study suggests Researchers and advocates say that […]

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Influence Your Lifestyle Choices to Prevent Inflammation with Dr. Perlmutter- The Whole Life Plan

Dr. David Perlmutter, a 4-time New York Time bestselling author and neurosurgeon, will teach us how our gut is actually connected to our brain and how one affects the other, and most importantly, what we can do to boost our gut health and brain health. Dr. Perlmutter is taking us through how gut feelings are […]

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Depression is Not Caused by Chemical Imbalance, It is the Inflamation to Blame

Did you know that antidepressant drugs represent a $10 billion dollar market in the U.S. alone? These drugs are based on the chemical imbalance theory presuming that low serotonin levels can cause anxiety and depressive disorders.  However, the chemical imbalance theory as a cause for anxiety and depressive disorders never was true. In fact, no […]

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Grain Brain – The Effects of Carbs & Sugar David Perlmutter, MD

Renowned neurologist David Perlmutter, MD, blows the lid off a topic that’s been buried in medical literature for far too long: carbs are destroying your brain. And not just unhealthy carbs, but even healthy ones like whole grains can cause dementia, ADHD, anxiety, chronic headaches, depression, and much more. Dr. Perlmutter explains what happens when […]

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Macronutrient Thresholds for Longevity and Performance, Cancer and More

Dr. Peter Attia is a medical doctor founder of Attia Medical, PC a medical practice with offices in San Diego and New York City, that focuses on the applied science of longevity and optimal performance. In addition to being a medical doctor, Dr. Attia has done research on the role of regulatory T cells in […]

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