Supplementation with myo-inositol found to decrease triglyceride buildup in fructose-induced fatty liver

Supplementation with myo-inositol found to decrease triglyceride buildup in fructose-induced fatty liver

Based on their findings, the researchers concluded that myo-inositol supplementation decreases the expression of fructolytic or lipogenic genes and proteins, as well as TG accumulation in high fructose-induced fatty liver in rats.

Flaxseeds improve gut health and metabolic health, increase production of beneficial fatty acids

Flaxseeds improve gut health and metabolic health, increase production of beneficial fatty acids

The researchers reported that consumption of a high-fat diet without fiber caused mice to have fewer good bacteria and lower levels of beneficial fatty acids. Other health benefits associated with adding flaxseed to high-fat diets included better glucose control and higher levels of short-chain fatty acids (SCFA).

Langenburg Oxygen Water

Langenburg Oxygen Water

We incorporate totally unique processes of purification and structuring to reach purity standards far beyond that of other bottled waters, and to achieve superior detoxification, hydration and oxygenation throughout the entire body. Along with extremely high, naturally occurring dissolved oxygen content, Langenburg Oxygen Water is perfectly pH and mineral balanced.

‘We don’t know how well antidepressants work’: Danish study blows lid off flawed medical research

‘We don’t know how well antidepressants work’: Danish study blows lid off flawed medical research

The researchers suggest more in-depth analysis and new and better studies into treatment of depression using so-called active placebos, which mimic side effects to a certain degree to guarantee that studies remain double-blind.

Could AOC Amendment Clear the Way for Medical Cannabis Study?

Could AOC Amendment Clear the Way for Medical Cannabis Study?

As Tom Angell wrote in Forbes, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) filed legislation on Friday to remove a legal barrier that scientists say makes it unnecessarily difficult for them to study the medical benefits of psychedelic drugs like psilocybin (mushrooms) and MDMA (ecstasy).

Healthy teeth and gums linked to lower liver cancer risk

Healthy teeth and gums linked to lower liver cancer risk

While no significant associations were observed on the risk of the majority gastrointestinal cancers and poor oral health, a substantial link was found for hepatobiliary cancer, the most common form of liver cancer.

Humans evolved to benefit from fermented foods

Humans evolved to benefit from fermented foods

Lead researchers Claudia Stäubert and her team discovered that a metabolite produced by lactic acid bacteria, D-phenyllactic acid, binds strongly to the third HCA receptor, signalling its presence to the immune system.

'Night owls' can change into early risers within a few weeks, study finds

'Night owls' can change into early risers within a few weeks, study finds

Co-author Dr Andrew Bagshaw, from the University of Birmingham’s Centre for Human Brain Health, said: “Having a late sleep pattern puts you at odds with the standard societal days, which can lead to a range of adverse outcomes – from daytime sleepiness to poorer mental wellbeing.

Big Pharma and Organized Crime — They Are More Similar Than You May Think

Big Pharma and Organized Crime — They Are More Similar Than You May Think

As a physician and researcher, Peter C Gøtzsche has firsthand experience with the criminality behind the pharmaceutical industry — and subsequently exposed the massive fraud in “Deadly Medicines and Organized Crime: How Big Pharma Has Corrupted Healthcare.”.

A Simple Trick to Lose Weight and Prevent Diabetes

A Simple Trick to Lose Weight and Prevent Diabetes

A recent study, which took place at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston, Massachusetts, found that consumption of propionate, a preservative frequently added to foods, may be associated with an increased risk of obesity and diabetes.

Whey protein helps with muscle weight gain

Whey protein helps with muscle weight gain

In this study, the researchers hypothesized that consuming whey protein could increase muscle weight gain in rats subjected to a resistance exercise program by inhibiting oxidative stress caused by high-intensity resistance exercise.

The Couples Using Magic Mushrooms as Relationship Therapy

The Couples Using Magic Mushrooms as Relationship Therapy

Dr. Ros Watts is a clinical psychologist at Imperial College London who guided patients through a trip for a recent trial looking at the effects of magic mushrooms on depression.

Low humidity of winter reduces resistance to influenza, Yale researchers say

Low humidity of winter reduces resistance to influenza, Yale researchers say

The study specifically shows the impact of low humidity on the mechanics of the immune system and might explain the correlation of lower absolute humidity and the increase in flu-related deaths.

The truth behind the woman who ‘woke up’ from a vegetative state after 28 years

The truth behind the woman who ‘woke up’ from a vegetative state after 28 years

Just like these journalists – working to a tight timeframe – I relied on The National ’s report to try to contribute to the public discussion of Ms Abdulla’s case.

Saffron: The New Miracle Spice for Healthy Vision?

Saffron: The New Miracle Spice for Healthy Vision?

Like saffron, lutein and zeaxanthin provide powerful antioxidants that help to neutralize free radicals and protect the macula and delicate structures of the eyes from damage.[11,12].

Antibiotics: How beneficial side effects are starting to come to light

Antibiotics: How beneficial side effects are starting to come to light

Protective doses of antibiotics have been tested for children with HIV, malnutrition and high infection risk with clear health benefits in some conditions and no improvement in others.

How long does the brain remain conscious after decapitation?

How long does the brain remain conscious after decapitation?

This suggests that while their heart may not be beating, their brain is certainly aware of what is going on around them, even though they displayed none of the clinical signs of consciousness. Other studies have shown activity in the brain 30 minutes after the heart has stopped beating.

Why the type of pollen makes all the difference for allergy sufferers

Why the type of pollen makes all the difference for allergy sufferers

However, while these forecasts focus on the level of all pollens in the air, people suffer from allergic reactions to different types of pollen.

Benefits of Exercise—10 Years Later

Benefits of Exercise—10 Years Later

The low-moderate exercise group had both lower blood pressure and insulin levels during the follow-up testing 10 years later than they had when they were much younger at the beginning of the first trial.

Common food additive could raise the risk of diabetes and obesity

Common food additive could raise the risk of diabetes and obesity

Natural Health News — A food ingredient widely used in baked goods, animal feeds and artificial flavourings, appears to increase levels of several hormones that are associated with risk of obesity and diabetes, according to new research.

Experiences of 'ultimate reality' or 'God' confer lasting benefits to mental health

Experiences of 'ultimate reality' or 'God' confer lasting benefits to mental health

Credit: CC0 Public Domain People over the millennia have reported having deeply moving religious experiences either spontaneously or while under the influence of psychedelic substances such as psilocybin-containing mushrooms or the Amazonian brew ayahuasca, and a portion of those experiences have been encounters with what the person regards as "God" or "ultimate reality."

Just a Small Dose of Nature Soothes Stress

Just a Small Dose of Nature Soothes Stress

The study, which was conducted at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, found that spending 20 minutes or more in nature is linked to a significant drop in stress hormone levels.1 These results are based on an investigation that included 36 men and women with a mean age of almost 46, all of whom were residing in urban areas.

Adversity’s effects on the gut and brain might begin in childhood

Adversity’s effects on the gut and brain might begin in childhood

“Our study is among the first to link disruption of a child’s gastrointestinal microbiome triggered by early life adversity with brain activity in regions associated with emotional health,” Callaghan said.

Celery Juice: Miraculous Health Elixir?

Celery Juice: Miraculous Health Elixir?

A 2014 study of 30 hypertensive patients published in the Natural Medicine Journal found that celery seed extract lowered blood pressure by up to 14 percent when taken for six weeks.

Oregon woman lives to 99 with all her organs in the wrong place - without knowing it

Oregon woman lives to 99 with all her organs in the wrong place - without knowing it

“I knew something was up, but it took us a while to figure out how she was put together,” Cam Walker, an assistant professor of anatomy in the OHSU anatomical services centre, said in a statement released on Monday.

When Psychedelics Make Your Last Months Alive Worth Living

When Psychedelics Make Your Last Months Alive Worth Living

His team says that no other medicine has been able to produce results akin to those of psilocybin, both in the treatment of depression and addictions of all kinds.

Lacking sleep may be the reason why you’re packing on the pounds

Lacking sleep may be the reason why you’re packing on the pounds

A study published in the journal Science Advances revealed that even one sleepless night can change metabolic processes in your body that result in weight gain and muscle loss.

Sitting down for too long could be responsible for 70,000 deaths in the UK each year

Sitting down for too long could be responsible for 70,000 deaths in the UK each year

Lead author Leonie Heron of Queen’s University Belfast said that the research “means that even if you meet the recommended levels of activity (the NHS advises at least 150 minutes of moderate aerobic activity a week), you are still at higher risk of some of these health conditions if you are spending long periods of time sitting down during the day.

Stroke at Young Age

Stroke at Young Age

Analyses reveal 9 in 10 strokes are preventable by addressing lifestyle factors such as high blood pressure, obesity, hyperglycemia, hyperlipidemia, kidney dysfunction, smoking, unhealthy diet and sedentary behavior.11 There's also evidence showing your vitamin D12 and magnesium13 status play a role, and alcohol consumption in middle-age appears to be a significant risk factor.14 As noted in one study:15.

Latest Case Study Shows CBD Shrinks Tumor

Latest Case Study Shows CBD Shrinks Tumor

While CBD and THC have received the most attention and research, the cannabis plant contains at least 58 other cannabinoids and 400 other chemicals, and many of these other phytocannabinoids and terpenes are needed to fully support your internal endocannabinoid system (ECS).

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