Diabetes & Alzheimer’s — save your brain by going to the gym | Ewan McNay | TEDxAlbany

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Recent discoveries (many in my lab) on the links between type 2 diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease; translation of that lab work into real-life advice and consequences. My work examines the role of metabolic processes in regulating brain function, and specifically […]

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Dr. Aseem Malhotra Urges President Obama To Watch ‘That Sugar Film’

  Dr Aseem Malhotra is a cardiologist at Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust and former clinical associate to the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges. June 2014 – June 2015  He is an active member of Action on Sugar. He has been particularly prominent in attacking the “myth” that saturated fat must be removed from the […]

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Dr. Stephen Phinney – ‘The Case For Nutritional Ketosis’

Dr. Phinney is a physician-scientist who has spent 35 years studying diet, exercise, fatty acids, and inflammation. He has published over 70 papers and several patents. He received his MD from Stanford University, his PhD in Nutritional Biochemistry from MIT, and post-doctoral training at the University of Vermont and Harvard.

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I Can Make You Fat

How? It’s really quite simple. I prescribe you insulin. Insulin is a natural hormone but excessive insulin causes obesity. IDT: Making Human Foie Gras – T2D 20 Insulin is prescribed to lower blood glucose in both type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Virtually every patient taking insulin and every prescribing physician knows very well that […]

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Full-Fat Milk vs. Skimmed Milk

n recent years, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) has recommended that toddlers switch to semi-skimmed milk from the age of two, as part of efforts to prevent obesity. The Telegraph: Children who drink full-fat milk end up slimmer than those on skimmed  But research on more than 2,700 children found those given full-fat versions ended […]

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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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