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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CBD for Lyme Disease

The primary cause of Lyme Disease is a tick bite that introduces a bacteria like organism that migrates through the body. But the real cause of the ravaging disease is the vicious inflammation that occurs after infection. Like several other conditions the organism itself is not destructive, it’s the aftereffect of the immune system gone haywire. Antibiotics […]

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Relationships of Abdominal Obesity and Hyperinsulinemia to Angiographically Assessed Coronary Artery Disease

Background—Patients with a mutation in the LDL receptor gene (familial hypercholesterolemia, or FH) are characterized by substantial elevations in plasma LDL cholesterol and are at higher risk of developing coronary artery disease (CAD). Correlates of abdominal obesity may also contribute to the risk of ischemic cardiac events. Whether the hyperinsulinemic–insulin-resistant state of abdominal obesity affects […]

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Effects of Exogenous Ketone Supplementation

Nutritional ketosis induced by the ketogenic diet (KD) has therapeutic applications for many disease states. We hypothesized that oral administration of exogenous ketone supplements could produce sustained nutritional ketosis (>0.5 mM) without carbohydrate restriction. PMC: Effects of exogenous ketone supplementation on blood ketone, glucose, triglyceride, and lipoprotein levels in Sprague–Dawley rats Several studies have investigated the […]

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