Tag Archives: alternative medicine

Sugars in Western diets increase risk for breast cancer tumors and metastasis: Study in mice points to sugar’s impact on inflammatory pathways as culprit — ScienceDaily

The findings, published in the Jan. 1, 2016 online issue of #Cancer Research, demonstrated dietary sugar’s effect on an enzymatic signaling pathway known as 12-LOX (12-lipoxygenase).   “We found that sucrose intake in mice comparable to levels of Western diets led to increased tumor growth and metastasis, when compared to ...

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This is Worth Mentioning

Dec. 27, 2015 Dec 25 2015 This is worth mentioning: Almost ALL of modern medicine is based on old Aztec/Mayan herbal cures. The Aztecs and Mayas had amazing medical technology based on plants. For almost everything in big pharma now, there is a plant based original that is far far ...

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Insensitive irritable bowel syndrome studied: Enteric nerves of patients with irritable bowel syndrome have reduced sensitivity — ScienceDaily

Irritable bowel syndrome affects around ten to 15 percent of people in industrialized countries. The disease is associated with typical symptoms such as abdominal pain, bloating and irregular bowel movements. It had long been speculated that irritable bowel syndrome is a psychosomatic disorder triggered by stress. To date, there is ...

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Inflammation can fan the flames of depression — ScienceDaily

‘Inflammation: Depression Fans the Flames and Feasts on the Heat’ appeared in a recent edition of the American Journal of Psychiatry. The study reviewed 200 existing papers on depression and inflammation.   “In the health area of psychology at Rice, we’re very focused on the intersection of health behavior, psychology ...

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