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Drug restores hair growth in patients with alopecia areata
Seventy-five percent of patients with an autoimmune disease that causes hair loss had significant hair regrowth after treatment with ruxolitinib, according to a study. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - September 22, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news
Arthritis Drug May Help with Type of Hair Loss
Researchers saw regrowth in patients with the autoimmune disease alopecia areataSource: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hair Loss, Medicines (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - September 22, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Arthritis Drug May Help With Type of Hair Loss
THURSDAY, Sept. 22, 2016 -- For people who suffer from a condition that causes disfiguring hair loss, a drug used for rheumatoid arthritis might regrow their hair, a new, small study suggests. Alopecia areata is an autoimmune disease that causes... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 22, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news
Going On Vacation Can Actually Change Your Gene Activity
(Reuters Health) - In a new study comparing a meditation retreat with just relaxing in the same locale, both options improved stress regulation, immune function and other cellular markers in the blood. Researchers measured gene activity, blood markers and reported wellbeing during the vacation and months afterward, and found a large and immediate “vacation effect” in all participants. For those who continued meditating, benefits were seen even 10 months later. “Vacation in a relaxing, resort-like environment takes you away from your day-to-day grind, which may be high stress in which your body is in a mor...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 21, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
An Important Talk About The Importance Of Diabetes Awareness
National Diabetes Awareness Month is right around the corner, and it brings up the concern regarding how huge of an issue diabetes really is. A spokesperson from Diabetes Research Connection has agreed to answer some questions regarding Type 1 diabetes and the research that is being conducted to understand this autoimmune disease more. 1. Can you tell us a little more about type 1 diabetes; how is it different from type 2? Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is a chronic autoimmune disease, like multiple sclerosis and muscular dystrophy. T1D is the result of the human immune system mistaking the body's beta cells, which produce insul...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 20, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
The Secret To Using Procrastination To Your Advantage
(Photo: Pexels/KaboomPics) By Rachel Lapidos for Well+Good Regardless of how many pressing tasks we may have on our to-do list, we can (and do) always find time to lurk on social media (or whatever breed of distraction you prefer)--even if we have a zillion more important things we should be doing. The good news? Procrastination can actually be good for you. According to an article in The Atlantic, there's such a thing as productive procrastinating (get excited). RELATED: 7 Health Rules To Live By, According To Lea Michele The story points out that Charles Duhigg, author of The Power of Habit, classifies procrastinatio...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 16, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
New way to reprogram lymph node function to fight multiple sclerosis
Researchers report a new way to turn off the harmful immune attack that occurs during autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis (MS), while keeping healthy functions of the immune system intact. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - September 15, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news
Intarcia raises another $215m to support its ITCA 650 drug pump
Intarcia Therapeutics said today it raised $215 million in a new round of financing to support the approval and launch of its ITCA 650 implantable drug pump, designed for treating type 2 diabetes, which the company has slated to launch in late 2017. The Cambridge, Mass.-company said it expects a “larger second close with additional top-tier investors” in the 4th quarter. Intarcia is looking to raise up to $600 million by the end of the year to support the approval and launch of the device, according to a report from the Boston Business Journal. The ITCA 650 implantable drug pump is a matchstick-sized, minia...
Source: Mass Device - September 15, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Diabetes Drug Pumps Intarcia Therapeutics Source Type: news
The HPV Vaccine and Autoimmunity: Reviewing the Research The HPV Vaccine and Autoimmunity: Reviewing the Research
Paul Offit reviews the evidence to respond to reader concerns about autoimmune conditions and the HPV vaccine.Medscape Infectious Diseases (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - September 15, 2016 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Infectious Diseases Commentary Source Type: news
Science links new autoimmune disease to aluminum adjuvants in vaccines
(NaturalNews) A recent symposium on autoimmune disease that took place in France has brought to the world's attention a new disorder linked to the aluminum-based chemical adjuvants added to many childhood vaccines. Known as Autoimmune Inflammatory Syndrome Induced by Adjuvants, or... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 15, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
HIV Patients at Risk for Autoimmune Diseases (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- High rates of psoriasis, Sjogren ' s syndrome, and SLE (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - September 14, 2016 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news
[Research Resource] Chemical proteomic map of dimethyl fumarate-sensitive cysteines in primary human T cells
Chemical proteomics analysis suggests the mechanism of action of a drug used to treat autoimmune diseases. (Source: Signal Transduction Knowledge Environment)
Source: Signal Transduction Knowledge Environment - September 14, 2016 Category: Science Authors: Megan M. Blewett, Jiji Xie, Balyn W. Zaro, Keriann M. Backus, Amnon Altman, John R. Teijaro, Benjamin F. Cravatt Source Type: news
Japanese drugmaker drops deal for a key MacroGenics drug
Rockville-based MacroGenics said it intends to continue efforts to advance one of its autoimmune disease drug candidates after it announced Monday that a Japanese drugmaker backed out of a licensing deal for the drug. Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. said it would end a license and option agreement for MGD010, a MacroGenics (NASDAQ: MGNX) drug in a phase 1 clinical trial. Takeda officials said the decision was based on a "reprioritization on key therapeutic areas." On Monday, Takeda announced it… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 13, 2016 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tina Reed Source Type: news
New PhRMA report: New medicines in development for autoimmune diseases offer patients hope for brighter futures
Currently, more than 23.5 million Americans are affected by one of the more than 80 autoimmune diseases identified to date. These diseases range in severity, with their own characteristics and their own struggles. Because of this, the need for innovative treatments and cures has never been greater. But today, patients with an autoimmune disease can have more hope than ever before with the tremendous progress that science offers patients and their families. (Source: The Catalyst)
Source: The Catalyst - September 12, 2016 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Value Innovation R & D Patients From Hope to Cures Source Type: news
Impact of trisomy 21 on interferon signaling
The interferon response is constantly activated in people with Down syndrome causing the body to fight a viral infection when such infection doesn ' t exist, say scientists. Constant immune system activation would likely cause damaging side-effects and may explain cognitive deficit, increased prevalence of autoimmune disorders, higher risk of Alzheimer ' s disease, and protection against solid tumors. Testing FDA-approved drugs that block the interferon response could be an important next step, say the investigators. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - September 8, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news
Psoriasis sufferer Judith Duncan shares make-up free photos of her skin condition
Former shop assistant Judith Duncan, 23, from Invercylde, was diagnosed with the long-lasting autoimmune disease almost three years ago. But rather than hide it, she say it is now 'part of her.' (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 8, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Global DS Foundation funds research showing impact of trisomy 21 on interferon signaling
(Global Down Syndrome Foundation) Renowned Crnic Institute scientist, Dr. Espinosa, has found the interferon response is constantly activated in people with Down syndrome causing the body to fight a viral infection when such infection doesn't exist. Constant immune system activation would likely cause damaging side-effects and may explain cognitive deficit, increased prevalence of autoimmune disorders, higher risk of Alzheimer's disease, and protection against solid tumors. Testing FDA-approved drugs that block the interferon response could be an important next step. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 8, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news
Shingles Plus Autoimmune Disease Hikes Stroke Risk (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Danger is greatest in the first 90 days after attack onset (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - September 8, 2016 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news
Gut Bacteria And The Brain
Although the interaction between our brain and gut has been studied for years, its complexities run deeper than initially thought. It seems that our minds are, in some part, controlled by the bacteria in our bowels. The gut has defenses against pathogens, but, at the same time, it encourages the survival and growth of "healthy" gut bacteria. The vast majority of these single-celled visitors are based in the colon, where no less than 1 trillion reside in each gram of intestinal content. Estimating the number of bacterial guests in our gut is challenging; to date, the best guess is that 40 trillion bacteria call our intes...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 8, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
PANDAS (Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated With Streptococcal Infections)
Title: PANDAS (Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated With Streptococcal Infections)Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 10/28/2013 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/7/2016 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - September 7, 2016 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news
Current Tx for blistering disorders lacks evidence-based science
NEWPORT BEACH, CALIF. – Current treatment of autoimmune blistering diseases is not backed by evidence-based medicine and solid randomized, controlled trials, according to David T. Woodley, MD. “These are rare diseases; there’s no consensus on the treatment of choice,” Dr. Woodley said at the... (Source: Skin and Allergy News)
Source: Skin and Allergy News - September 6, 2016 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news
I'm a Diabetic, Why is my Shoulder Frozen?
What Is Adhesive Capsulitis? Adhesive capsulitis is a painful, progressive loss of shoulder motion. The shoulder is usually stiff and will not move. This condition is called "frozen shoulder". When a patient presents with adhesive capsulitis, they are unable to move their arm up or turn it to either side either with or without assistance (passive/active range of motion). Typically adhesive capsulitis occurs in approximately 2% of the population and usually affects people 40-60 years of age. Frozen shoulder tends to occur more often in females. The loss of motion occurs due to inflammation, fibrosis, scarring and contractio...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 6, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Common bacteria show promise for treating celiac disease
Researchers have isolated an enzyme from bacteria present in human saliva that has potential as a therapy for celiac disease (CD), an autoimmune disorder that causes severe digestive and other health problems among sufferers when they consume gluten. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - September 6, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news
Number of Americans on Gluten-Free Diet Tripled in 5 Years
TUESDAY, Sept. 6, 2016 -- Gluten-free diets seem to be the latest fad, yet the number of people being diagnosed with celiac disease hasn ' t budged, new research shows. Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder, in which foods containing gluten... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 6, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news
Aberrant epigenetic regulation behind the intestinal symptoms in celiac disease
A mechanism causing aberrancies in celiac disease and colorectal cancer has been discovered by researchers. Celiac disease is an autoimmune disease in genetically susceptible individuals and is triggered by gluten, a protein found in wheat and other grains. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - September 5, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news
Multiplexed Protein Array for Immunologists
Assay 1,631 Antibodies in Under 8 Hours!The RayBio ® Immunome Protein Arrays are multiplex protein immunoassays for numerous research applications. Correctly folded, functional proteins are immobilized onto a solid glass slide surface. The slides can then be probed with serum or small molecules and used in protein-antibody studies, small-molecule i nhibition of kinase studies, protein-protein studies, methylation studies or DNA binding studies. Our main immunome array product offering contains 1,631 proteins. Smaller custom arrays are also available.Each 75mm x 25mm glass slide is spotted with 4 identical protein arrays (...
Source: Neuromics - September 4, 2016 Category: Neuroscience Tags: autoimmune disease immune response immune system immunology inflammatory response protein array. Multiplexed immunome protein array Source Type: news
Study Finds Strong Link Between Zika And Guillain-Barre Syndrome
A comparison of rates of Guillain-Barre syndrome before and after Zika arrived in seven countries has found a strong association between the virus and the illness, researchers from the Pan American Health Organization said on Wednesday. The current Zika outbreak was first detected in Brazil last year and has since spread across the Americas and the Caribbean. Pregnant women are considered to be at greatest risk because the virus can cause severe birth defects, including microcephaly, which is marked by small head size and underdeveloped brains. In Brazil, Zika has been linked to more than 1,800 cases of microcephaly. The f...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 2, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Yoga And Celiac Disease
I was diagnosed with celiac disease ("celiac") in 2012. As a result, my life changed dramatically. What I thought would be a diet change turned out to be a lifestyle change affecting every part of my life - family, social, travel, and work. My symptoms ranged from the traditional gastrointestinal symptoms to extreme fatigue, lactose intolerance, and vitamin D insufficiency. Four years later, planning and preparing meals and monitoring and managing symptoms are now a normal part of my daily life. The new normal. Celiac is a genetic, systemic autoimmune disorder caused by exposure to gluten. Gluten is a protein found in whe...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 1, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
What is lupus? As Selena Gomez takes time off to deal with her disease, we explain its paralyzing side effects
When Selena Gomez cancelled her tour, there was a 250 per cent spike in Google searches for 'what is lupus'. Here, we explain the implications of the chronic autoimmune disease. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 1, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
The link between Hashimoto's disease and brain health
(NaturalNews) Hashimoto's disease, also called Hashimoto's thyroiditis, is currently the most common cause of hypothyroidism in the United States. But, did you know that this autoimmune disease can threaten your brain health?Hypothyroidism, or underactive thyroid, has become increasingly... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 1, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Selena Gomez Says She's Taking Time Off To Deal With Side Effects Of Lupus
Selena Gomez announced Tuesday in a statement that she is taking time off to focus on her “health and happiness.” “As many of you know, around a year ago I revealed that I have lupus, an illness that can affect people in different ways,” Gomez told People exclusively. “I’ve discovered that anxiety, panic attacks and depression can be side effects of lupus, which can present their own challenges.” The “Hands to Myself” singer revealed her diagnosis last October after about two years of speculation that the 24-year-old was suffering from lupus. Gomez told Billb...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - August 30, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Competing For The Big Prize: Excerpt From ' Hood '
How does the immune system work? How does it distinguish between friend and foe—the foreign structures worthy of attack, and the healthy tissues to leave alone? What makes the immune system go haywire and start attacking healthy nerve tissue, causing autoimmune diseases like multiple sclerosis? How does the immune system retain a“memory” to recognize and attack invaders years after an initial exposure? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - August 29, 2016 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Luke Timmerman Source Type: news
In Klinefelter Syndrome Patients, What are the Common Behavioral Problems?
Discussion Klinefelter syndrome (KS) is a common genetic abnormaly with a prevalence of 1 in ~650 male births. It was first described in 1942 by Dr. Harry Klinefelter. It is associated with at least one extra X chromosome with the most common karyotype (~80% of patients) being 47 XXY. Other karyotypes are seen along with mosaicism. It is believed that although it is very prevalent, only about 25-33% of people with KS are identified. About 10% are identified before puberty with the rest usually identified because of hypogonadism and tall stature especially in teenage years or due to infertility in adulthood. KS is diagnosed...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - August 29, 2016 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news
The Power Of The Gut
As an integrative medicine physician, I stay current with scientific research relevant to patient health in my clinical practice. Over the past two decades, I began seeing an increasing incidence of hormonal and immune dysregulations in my patients. Also, autoimmune diseases, depression, anxiety, and obesity began showing up in unprecedented numbers. A few years ago, I became aware of the ongoing research on the human gut microbiome. Much of the published researched explained what I was seeing in my clinical practice as linked to a disrupted gut biome. As I began applying the recommended protocols to healing the microbio...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - August 26, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Being Clear about Patient Needs in Psoriasis
This study would be impossible to coordinate alone and the fact we have been able to collaborate with industry means we now have specific data on this and we can begin to address this problem.”Furthermore, a well-informed and empowered patient population has benefits for all stakeholders, adds Hughes.“The plain and simple fact is that when people become more informed about the disease, they will understand that a range of treatments are available and it’s about finding the right one for them.”From a survey to an endpointFindings from the survey are also being prepared for submission to scientific journals and will ...
Source: EyeForPharma - August 24, 2016 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Danielle Barron Source Type: news
Asthma and allergies are less common among Amish children because of exposure to animal microbes, scientists say
(NaturalNews) Many have speculated about the causes behind the exceptional health outcomes in the Amish community, where autoimmune disease, allergies, asthma and other chronic health conditions are virtually nonexistent. One formidable explanation is that the Amish don't vaccinate... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 21, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Conditions with Confusing Names
Spondylolysis, Spondylolisthesis, Spondylitis & Spondylosis These four conditions affect the lumbar spine and may be confusing. What is the difference between spondylolysis, spondylolisthesis, spondylitis, and spondylosis? Spondylolysis (pars interarticularis Defect) - Used to describe the anatomic defect or break of the pars interarticularis of the vertebral arch. Spondylolysis usually occurs in the lower lumbar spine, especially the L5 vertebrae. It usually appears as a radiolucent gap on lateral X-ray. It occurs in about 5% of the population; it is not present at birth but develops over time and may run in familie...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - August 18, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Horrific reaction to steroids leaves mother feeling like she's 'been stung by 1,000 bees'
Beth White, 33, from Texas, suffered from Red Skin Syndrome after doctors lowered the dose of life-saving steroids she was given to protect her lungs from an autoimmune disease. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 18, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Mouse Study Points Way to Shut Down Harmful Immune Response in Lupus
Contact: Sarah Avery Phone: 919-660-1306 Email:email@example.com://www.dukehealth.orgFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016DURHAM, N.C. – Molecules that scavenge debris from dying cells appear to halt the cycle of chronic inflammation in lupus, while also enhancing the body’s ability to combat flu, according to Duke Health studies in mice.The molecules, called polymers, have commonly been used in gene-transfer experiments because they bind to the nucleic acid in DNA and RNA. When deployed directly in mice with lupus or an acute flu infection, the polymers home in on the DNA and RNA refuse from dying ...
Source: DukeHealth.org: Duke Health Features - August 18, 2016 Category: Pediatrics Tags: Duke Medicine Source Type: news
Court Says Pfizer's Biosimilar of J & J's Remicade Doesn't Infringe Patent
Pfizer ’s lower-priced version of Johnson& Johnson ’s blockbuster autoimmune disease drug Remicade doesn’t infringe a patent, a federal court ruled, potentially clearing the way for the drug’s sale in October. (Source: WSJ.com: Health)
Source: WSJ.com: Health - August 18, 2016 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: PAID Source Type: news
Safer bone marrow transplants 'could revolutionise arthritis treatment'
Scientists have found a way of making bone marrow transplants much safer - a development that could have far-reaching consequences for the treatment ofarthritis and many other diseases. The research from the Stanford University School of Medicine in the US remains in its early stages, but could potentially accelerate progress towards curing a wide range of chronic conditions. A new frontier for blood stem cell transplantation Bone marrow transplantation is also known as blood stem cell transplantation and can be a powerful tool in providing a longer-term solution for various conditions. However, to successfully transplant ...
Source: Arthritis Research UK - August 15, 2016 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news
Epigenetics: The Keeper of the Code
In recent years, attention has increasingly turned away from DNA's code and toward the way that DNA is packaged and the proteins that interact with it. These so-called epigenetic factors are heritable, reversible, and hugely influential. Over the past few decades, epigenetics has become a hot scientific topic. With potential roles in cancer, neuropsychiatric disorders, and immune disorders, it is no surprise that epigenetics is garnering such intense attention. The way in which genes are expressed is incredibly complex; it requires the infinitely detailed coordination of multiple molecular players. Epigenetics creates...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - August 12, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Research supports targeting enzyme group to treat autoimmune diseases
New research has shown that targeting a specific group of enzymes could be a viable strategy for treating autoimmune diseases such as psoriasis and multiple sclerosis, which affect millions of people. (Source: Medical Research Council General News)
Source: Medical Research Council General News - August 11, 2016 Category: Research Source Type: news
Gene patterns may explain brain's Alzheimer's vulnerability
Conclusion This type of exploratory science is needed to fully understand complex diseases such as Alzheimer's, which so far have not responded well to treatment. The more we know about how a disease begins and develops, the better chance scientists have of finding ways to treat or prevent it. This research explores one possible contributing factor to Alzheimer's disease. It doesn't provide an early way of telling who will get it – the theory is that everyone has similar regions in their brains that are more vulnerable to protein overgrowth than other regions. And this is not an easy option for a treatment because we...
Source: NHS News Feed - August 11, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology Source Type: news
NIH-funded study supports surgery as treatment for myasthenia gravis
Autoimmune disease causes muscle weakness and fatigue. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - August 11, 2016 Category: American Health Source Type: news
NIH-funded study supports surgery as treatment for myasthenia gravis
In a global study of myasthenia gravis, an autoimmune disease that causes muscle weakness and fatigue, researchers found that surgical removal of an organ called the thymus reduced patients ’ weakness, and their need for immunosuppressive drugs. The study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, was partially funded by the National Institutes of Health. (Source: NINDS Press Releases and News: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)
Source: NINDS Press Releases and News: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke - August 10, 2016 Category: Neurology Source Type: news
How to engineer a stronger immune system
With a trick of engineering, scientists have improved a potential weapon against inflammation and autoimmune disorders. Their work could one day benefit patients who suffer from inflammatory bowel disease or organ transplant rejection. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - August 9, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news
Promising new treatment for lupus on the horizon
A drug originally used to boost the immune system is showing promise as a potential new treatment for lupus. Lupus is an autoimmune disease, where the immune system attacks the body ' s own organs and tissues. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - August 9, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news
How Much Omega-3 vs Omega-6
All the so-called “nutrition experts” telling us to eat unsaturated fats instead of saturated fats are missing the point. There are natural saturated fats that are perfectly healthy to eat… and manufactured unsaturated fats that are at the root cause of many of our health problems. That’s because it’s the ratio of omega-6 fats and omega-3 fats in our modern diet that’s actually the problem. Let me explain… Omega Fatty Acids In Our Diet Omega-6s are fatty acids commonly found in vegetable oils. That includes safflower, sunflower, corn, cottonseed, sesame and soybean. They’re also in salad dressings, shorteni...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - August 8, 2016 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Al Sears Tags: Nutrition Source Type: news