Alzheimer’s & Amyloid Plaques

Amyloid plaques are one of the two brain abnormalities that define Alzheimer’s disease (AD). The other hallmark is neurofibrillary tangles. Technically, an individual may display all the behavioral and cognitive symptoms of AD, but if the brain does not contain the hallmark plaques and tangles, there is no diagnosis of AD. The appearance of amyloid plaques in the brain can proceed the behavioral symptoms by years. Continue reading “Alzheimer’s & Amyloid Plaques”

Is A Fatty Liver Effecting Your Health And Causing Disease..?

Liver Disorders: The Causes And The Solutions ByDr John Bergman

If the fat in your liver makes up 5–10 percent of the organ’s weight, then you are diagnosed with fatty liver disease. There are two main types of fatty liver disease, alcoholic liver disease and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Acute fatty liver of pregnancy is another rare condition that happens when fat builds up in the liver of pregnant women. Continue reading “Is A Fatty Liver Effecting Your Health And Causing Disease..?”

Can you cure type 2 diabetes with diet? Just ask Dr Jay Wortman

The Empowering Neurologist - David Perlmutter, MD and Dr. Sarah Hallberg  ( Video Source: http://www.drperlmutter.com/)
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The following article and media information is sourced from biznews.com written by – Marika Sboros

From Jay Wortman

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Dr. Jay Wortman with oolichan (eulachon) fish, that were the staple food on the west coast of Canada in pre-contact times. First Nations people extracted the oil and used it for about half their calories. Picture: courtesy of Dr. Jay Wortman

We have a healthcare system that doesn’t care about nutrition and a food system that doesn’t care about health. Continue reading “Can you cure type 2 diabetes with diet? Just ask Dr Jay Wortman”

Neuropathy ( Nerve Damage ) & Diabetes

Nerve damage from diabetes is called diabetic neuropathy (new-ROP-uh-thee). About half of all people with diabetes have some form of nerve damage. It is more common in those who have had the disease for a number of years and can lead to many kinds of problems. Continue reading “Neuropathy ( Nerve Damage ) & Diabetes”

Is A Vegan Diet Right For You?

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It’s time we let you in on a little secret: going vegan is actually a piece of cake

Whatever brought you as far as this page, you’ve already taken the all-important first step on your vegan journey. Here are some tried and tested tips to help this exciting process go smoothly. Continue reading “Is A Vegan Diet Right For You?”