Could fasting boost your brainpower? A stomach hormone that stimulates appetite seems to promote the growth of new brain cells and protect them from the effects of ageing – and may explain why some people say that fasting makes them feel mentally sharper.
Curcumin, an active ingredient in the traditional herbal remedy and dietary spice turmeric (Curcuma longa), has significant anti-inflammatory properties.
by Josh Mitteldorf Fo-ti is a root herb from traditional Chinese medicine that has been used for centuries as an anti-aging tonic, and has shown promise in limited Western-style analyses.
Scientists have discovered how a molecule produced by the body during fasting puts the brakes on aging of vascular cells at just the right time
The Gut Microbiota Mediates the Anti-Seizure Effects of the Ketogenic Diet Christine A. Olson,1 Helen E.
Review Dietary Nutrients and Bioactive Substances Modulate Heat Shock Protein (HSP)
Finally a blockbuster on Fasting.... tuck into this...lots of science and no calories. This is a vast topic and I think this documentary has touched on important areas and done it well.
Drugs that decreased the number of non-functional (senescent) cells in the body helped mice live longer and maintain their physical abilities.
For most of us, a growling stomach is a siren song calling us to our refrigerator. However, for researchers and adherents of intermittent fasting (the practice of voluntarily abstaining from food and nonwater beverages), hunger is something not to vanquish but rather to embrace.
The intestinal microbiome seems to influence how well some cancer drugs work. But is the science ripe for clinical trials?
Using a bioinformatics and experimental approach, scientists have found that rendering mitochondria resistant to damage can halt diseases caused by amyloid toxicity, such as Alzheimer's disease...
OS ANGELES – Growing evidence from basic science and preclinical studies demonstrates that insulin plays a key role in brain synaptic function viability, vascular function, amyloid/tau regulation, and cerebral glucose metabolism.
Last words on ADHD from the father of the diagnosis
I lived with an Alzheimer’s diagnosis for years. But a recent test says I may not have it after all.
Here is a preparation you can make at home to supply yourself with a gut supporting cocktail that you can start as soon as you finish your Urban Cleanse.
A new app working on the natural cycles and called The Natural Cycle has entered the market.
One more interesting piece of research linking the presence of chronic low level infection, in this case the gums to increased risk of certain Cancers in females. I won...
From the Independent 8 Reasons why we will miss Jose Mujica
Read Chapter 2 by Peter Gotzche, cofounder of the Cochrane collaboration, therefore a high priest of the evidence paradigm, declares Psychopharmacology is Not Evidence Based Medicine...!!