Tag Archives: inflammation

Study Challenges Popular Misconception That Every Calorie Is The Same

Prevent Disease A new study published in the Journal of American Medical Association challenges the notion that “a calorie is a calorie.” The study, led by Cara Ebbeling, PhD, associate director and David Ludwig, MD, director of the New Balance … Continue reading

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How Stress Influences Disease: Carnegie Mellon Study Reveals Inflammation as the Culprit

PR Newswire PITTSBURGH, April 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Stress wreaks havoc on the mind and body. For example, psychological stress is associated with greater risk for depression, heart disease and infectious diseases. But, until now, it has not been clear exactly … Continue reading

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Flawed Red Meat Study: You Are What Your Food Ate

ANH “The Harvard “red meat” study was not only fatally flawed from the outset, it offered reckless (and scientifically unsound) advice.” Are beef eaters doomed to an early death? A recent Harvard study, accompanied by some unduly alarmist articles in … Continue reading

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Crude Awakening: Mineral Oil Contaminates Everyone’s Bodies

Source: GreenMedInfo The scientific literature indicates that there are at least two dozen adverse health effects linked to exposure to mineral oil, a crude oil derivative. New research indicates these fat-soluble hydrocarbons are accumulating to disturbing levels in our bodies, and … Continue reading

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Vaccines and Brain Inflammation

Source: Vaccination Council Inflammation Inflammation is a biochemical process resulting from pathogens, irritants, or damaged cells. It should not be compared to infection, although inflammation can result from infection. A cascade of biochemical events propagates and matures the inflammatory response, … Continue reading

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13 Foods that Fight Pain

Source: DrAkilah While many foods taste great, they are also powerful healers in a vibrant multicolor disguise. The best healing remedies also taste fabulous (I can’t say that about any prescription medications). Plus, foods won’t cause the nasty common side … Continue reading

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ALERT: Food Toxins Found in Baby Formula

Source: Mercola There are many reasons why breastfeeding is a superior option to formula feeding for babies, however, a new study provides one of the most compelling to date. Infant formulas are typically processed under high heat, and this leads … Continue reading

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