Ketogenic Diet Could Delay Aging Effects

(Source) Breakthrough suggests way to protect cells from damage caused by chronic disease… Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have identified a novel mechanism by which a type of low-carb, low-calorie diet-called a “ketogenic diet” could delay the...

50% Diabetes, Pre-Diabetes In U.S. Adults

50% Diabetes, Pre-Diabetes In U.S. Adult Population (Source) In 2011-2012, the estimated prevalence of diabetes among U.S. adults was 12 percent to 14 percent and the prevalence of pre-diabetes was 37 percent to 38 percent, indicating about 50% Diabetes, Pre-Diabetes...

Jet Fuel, Plastics Cause Disease in Later Generations

Jet Fuel, Plastics Cause Disease in Later Generations (Source) Washington State University researchers have lengthened their list of environmental toxicants; Jet Fuel, Plastics – that can negatively affect as many as three generations of an exposed...

Diabetes, Vegetables, IGF-1

Diabetes, Vegetables, IGF-1 (Source) Health-e-Solutions comment: The source of this article, Diabetes, Vegetables, IGF-1 is from a vegetarian web site, so there is an underlying presupposition to the article that influences some of their conclusions. However, the...

Your Dinnerware Poisoning You?

Your Dinnerware Poisoning You? (Source) Is your dinnerware poisoning you?There’s already a long list of things to worry about when it comes to food choices–trans fats and additives and pesticide residues and GMOs, for example–but the list...

Thin Asians Hidden Body Fat Increases Diabetes Risk

Thin Asians Hidden Body Fat Increases Diabetes Risk (Source) Thin Asians Hidden Body Fat Increases Diabetes Risk. Type 2 diabetes can occur in many seemingly thin people from ethnic minorities…. Researchers showed that Japanese American women are twice as likely...

Average Child Chronically Ill – What to Do

Average Child Chronically Ill – What to Do (Source) Average Child Chronically Ill – What to Do: Advocates of conventional medicine often try to claim that pharmaceutical drugs, vaccines, and other modern “health” interventions are responsible...

Birth Order Increases Diabetes Risk

Birth Order Increases Diabetes Risk (Source) Birth Order Increases Diabetes Risk. Long a source of sibling rivalry, birth order may raise the risk of first-born children developing diabetes or high blood pressure, according to a recent study accepted for publication...

Genes Load Gun, Environment Pulls Trigger

Genes Load Gun, Environment Pulls Trigger Are you genetically predisposed to chronic, lifestyle-associated conditions like type 2 diabetes? Do you have autoimmune disease in your family – type 1 diabetes perhaps? Have you discovered through genetic testing that you...

New England Journal Refutes Weight-Loss Beliefs

New England Journal Refutes Weight-Loss Beliefs (Source) New England Journal Refutes Weight-Loss Beliefs. With data from the scientific literature, some of the most firmly held beliefs about weight loss are unproven or downright untrue…. Krista Casazza, PhD, RD,...

Pesticide Exposure Increases Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Pesticide Exposure Increases Type 2 Diabetes Risk (Source) Pesticide Exposure Increases Type 2 Diabetes Risk. A study led by the University of Granada reveals that there is a direct relationship between the presence of Persistent Organic Pollutants in the body and the...

Keep Your Environment Healthy

Keep Your Environment Healthy (Source) Keep Your Environment Healthy. With so much competition between brands, many of which cleverly phrase product names and ingredients in misleading ways, it’s often hard to keep track of what’s truly healthy anymore....

Diabetes Distresses Bone Marrow Stem Cells

Diabetes Distresses Bone Marrow Stem Cells (Source) Diabetes Distresses Bone Marrow Stem Cells. New research has shown the presence of a disease affecting small blood vessels, known as microangiopathy, in the bone marrow of diabetic patients. While it is well known...

Step Towards Type 1 Diabetes Vaccine Using Nanotherapy

Step Towards Type 1 Diabetes Vaccine Using Nanotherapy (Source) Step Towards Type 1 Diabetes Vaccine Using Nanotherapy. Two years ago, the Immunology of Diabetes Research Group at the Germans Trias Research Institute (at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona —...

Grape Seed Extract Beats Diabetes Drug

Grape Seed Extract Beats Diabetes Drug (Source) Grape Seed Extract Beats Diabetes Drug. A new study published in the Journal of Cell Communication and Signaling compared the effects of a grape seed extract (GSP) to the diabetes drug metformin (MET) in rats fed a high...

Exercise Stops Mitochondrial Aging Process

Exercise Stops Mitochondrial Aging Process in Its Tracks (Source) Exercise Stops Mitochondrial Aging Process. New research published in the American Journal of Physiology indicates that exercise may minimize, and even reverse, age-associated declines in mitochondrial...

Controlling Diabetes at Food Chain Top

Controlling Diabetes at Food Chain Top Controlling Diabetes at Food Chain Top. When you are eating at the top of the food chain, you are essentially eating whatever that animal ate, or that to which a plant was exposed. There is a level of accumulation that occurs in...

BPA-free Products Still Toxic

BPA-free Products Still Toxic (Source) BPA-free Products Still Toxic. Products labeled “BPA free” may be just as toxic as those made with the increasingly shunned original chemical, according to a study conducted by researchers from the University of Texas...

Beta Carotene May Decrease Type-2 Diabetes Risk

Beta Carotene May Decrease Type-2 Diabetes Risk (Source) Beta Carotene May Decrease Type-2 Diabetes Risk. Stanford University School of Medicine investigators have found that for people harboring a genetic predisposition that is prevalent among Americans, beta...

Chlorinated Tap Water Chemicals Food Allergies Link

Chlorinated Tap Water Chemicals Food Allergies Link (Source) Chlorinated Tap Water Chemicals Food Allergies Link. Food allergies are on the rise, affecting 15 million Americans. And according to a new study published in the Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology,...

Whole Food Nutrition Superiority

Whole Food Nutrition Superiority (Source) Whole Food Nutrition Superiority – Nutrition has certainly gained much more attention today as a basis for healing than the days in which Dr. Max Gerson was practicing, but we still have a long way to go as we seek to...

Urban Children Type 1 Diabetes Increases 70%

Urban Children Type 1 Diabetes Increases 70% (Source) Urban Children Type 1 Diabetes Increases 70%. Over the past two decades, the incidence of type 1 diabetes in very young children under age 5 has increased by 70 percent in the city of Philadelphia, according to...

Savvy Supplement Shopping

Savvy Supplement Shopping Health-e-Solutions comment: Dr Mark Hyman, author of the book, The Blood Sugar Solution, describes the importance and necessity of Savvy Supplement Shopping, supplementing with certain vitamins, minerals and health-promoting foods and herbs....

Whole World Will Develop Diabetes

Whole World Will Develop Diabetes Health-e-Solutions comment: This article by Sheri Colberg, PhD is right on the money – the Whole World Will Develop Diabetes! Even if you do not have diabetes now, you may have it soon if you do not take action to change your...