Alzheimer’s disease found to be a diabetic disorder of the brain

Researchers at Tohoku University have found a promising treatment for Alzheimer’s disease, by noticing a similarity in the way insulin signaling works in the brain and in the pancreas of diabetic patients. Scienmag: Alzheimer’s disease found to be a diabetic disorder of the brain The research group, led by Dr. Moriguchi and Professor Kohji Fukunaga […]

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Putting Insulin Resistance Centre-Stage: TED Talk Dr. Rangan Chatterjee

Can you actually make a disease disappear? Dr Rangan Chatterjee thinks you can. Often referred to as the doctor of the future, Rangan is changing the way that we look at illness and how medicine will be practised in years to come. He highlighted his methods in the groundbreaking BBC TV show, Doctor In The […]

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Turbocharge your Detox with CBD

How cannabidiol supports and enhances detoxification What is CBD? Cannabidiol is an oil from cannabis. There are two main types of cannabis plants: marijuana and Hemp. CBD comes from hemp. CBD makes you healthy not high. CBD is safe, legal and effective, causes no reactions, no toxicity and no interactions. CBD works with our endocannabinoid […]

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Sugar Crash – Documentary about Sugar and Disease

Sugar Crash from RTÉ One, is Irish documentary about the dangers of sugar consumption. We keep alcohol out of the hands of children, but we don’t think twice when they are given a glas of soda or orangejuice. Children are given the diseases of alcohol (e.g. non-alcoholic fatty liver) without drinking alcohol. Because sugar is […]

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Obesity, Diabetes and Cancer

The 2014 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences symposium took place on December 13, 2013, at the University of California, San Francisco. The day featured talks on cancer, genetics, neurobiology and stem cells from the 2013 Life Sciences laureates. UCSF Chancellor Susan Desmond-Hellmann also hosted a panel discussion, open to the general public, with the six […]

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Big Food Hijacked America’s Dietary Policy

 Thanks in part to deceptive practices by the sugar industry, one in three American adults will have diabetes by 2050. AlterNet: How Big Food Hijacked America’s Dietary Policy and Got Millions Addicted to Sugar In recent times, public awareness regarding the dangers of sugar is increasing daily. But why is this anti-sugar movement only gaining enough strength […]

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