New Metabolic Process Can Switch Off Inflammation

Rejoice! Scientists may have found a new way to curb chronic inflammation! Researchers from the Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute, Dublin have discovered a new metabolic process that can switch off inflammation. They have discovered ‘itaconate’, a molecule derived from glucose, which has the power to switch off the macrophages. What are macrophages? Macrophages are the cells of the immune system, which are formed in response to various infections. It is important to note that any infection or wound cannot be healed without inflammation, however, chronic inflammation can lead to various diseases. These include…

The MIND Diet: How to Eat for a Healthy Mind

. The MIND diet is a new brain-healthy diet that helps reduce Alzheimer’s risk while boosting overall cognitive and mental health. Learn how, start now.   There’s exciting news about a new diet known as the MIND diet. The findings of a large clinical study show great promise for this diet’s cognitive and mental health benefits, especially in regards to Alzheimer’s disease. Finding the key to preventing and treating Alzheimer’s disease is one of the most pressing medical needs of our time. Alzheimer’s is currently the sixth leading cause of death…

CANCER RISK FROM CELLPHONES RADIATION IS SMALL.

Do callphones cause cancer? Despite years of research, there is still no clear answer. But the recent studies has released, one on man and one on mice, suggest that if there is any risk, it is small. Safety questions about cell phones have drawn intense interest and debate for years as the devises have become integral to most people’s lives. Even a minute risk could harm millions of people. These two studies on the effects of the type of radiation that phones emit     were conducted for over 10 years and…

How Mobile Phones Are Dangerous to Health

Since the number of cell phone users has continued to increase to more than six billion subscriptions at the turn of the decade, a common question that continues to get asked is how dangerous are mobile phones to one’s health? This question has continued to be asked over the past several decades since mobile phones produce electromagnetic radiation in the microwave range and are used or held very close to the human brain when used. As a result, the IARC (International Agency for Research on Cancer) classified mobile phone radiation…