May 2020 / 122 posts found

More than 2,600 medical workers have been infected with coronavirus in Italy | Daily Mail Online

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Five more Italian doctors have died from coronavirus, bringing the death doll among medics in the country to 13 as it was revealed 2,629 health workers have been infected. Initially three new fatalities were named as Luigi Ablondi, former general manager of Crema hospital, Giuseppe Finzi, a hospital doctor in Cremona and a general practitioner in Bergamo called Antonino Buttafuoco. Then later today it emerged another two medical workers had passed away from the illness, the Italian national federation of doctors guilds said. More than 2,600 medical workers have been infected with coronavirus in Italy – 8.3 per cent of the […]

Americans are not living longer, healthier lives. Can functional medicine change that?

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Despite incredible advances in modern medicine including research breakthroughs and life-saving medications and devices, Americans are not actually living longer, healthier lives. According to the National Center for Health Statistics, life expectancy has actually been falling over recent years. In fact, this is the first time since the 1918 flu pandemic that Americans have experienced a loss in years of life. Experts say that this decrease cannot be attributed to one single problem, but numerous factors including increased rates of suicide and the opioid epidemic. If you have a common health concern like high blood pressure, elevated cholesterol, mental illness, […]

A ketogenic diet and glioblastoma cancer — Diet Doctor

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This story is different. We hear from Tom who found the keto diet in a less than ordinary way, and he ended up losing 105 lbs (48 kg). Fantastically done, but this story has another focus. Read on to take part in this moving story: I’m going to tell you a story about how an obese 59-year old with high blood pressure, high cholesterol and a 44” (112 cm) waist changed his life. This story will be about doctors, family and the unexpected twists life can take. This story has two endings. Here is how it started. This is one […]

Wrapping In Plastic Wrap – THE BEST WAY TO BURN FAT, LOSE WEIGHT And DETOX YOUR BODY! –

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Many people are wrapping their body in a plastic wrap, which is considered as cosmetic process that leads to the greenhouse effect. This method increases the function of the sweat glands and the blood circulation and eliminates dangerous substances and toxins from the body. People are wrapping their bodies in a household foil or a plastic wrap in order to lower their weight, purify the body and make the health of their skin better. You can wrap your body with foil or plastic wrap in many ways, and each way has its own different benefits. You will read about two […]

67 year old woman reveals Herbal treatment that reverses type 2 Diabetes, keeps blood sugar normal and also saved her from Amputations! – Vanguard News

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Dear friend,  If you want a 100% natural treatment, that naturally fight diabetes, normalizes blood sugar and reverses type 2 diabetes without depending on prescription drugs or insulin injections, then this short message will show you how. Here’s the gist: Within few weeks, I was able to slash 80points from my fast rising blood sugar, using a special “Diabetes Reversal Remedy” that saved me from amputations, constant fear, anxiety and pain due to my type 2 diabetes. The diabetes breakthrough you are about to discover on this page is twice as effective as the leading type 2 drug at normalizing blood sugar, fixing insulin resistance, stopping […]

What Exactly Is the Biohacking Movement?

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May 17, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The biohacking movement has picked up speed as people who have been unable to get answers from their doctors seek to biohack their way out of stress, fatigue, illness and depression. These people are called biohackers. Entrepreneurs are flocking to the movement so they can get the physical and mental edge required to run a successful business without the threat of burnout. In episode one of season two of Becoming Unstoppable, Entrepreneur Network partner Ben Angel explores this movement and speaks with the key influencers who are driving […]

Israelis Invent First Pill to Treat Diabetes Without Insulin Shots

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An oral insulin capsule passed second stage testing for efficacy and safety, paving the way to diabetes treatments without shots. By United with Israel Staff People who suffer from diabetes frequently require insulin shots, causing pain, inconvenience, and visible scars that do not heal. To address this pressing healthcare issue, a company based in Israel developed the first oral insulin capsule, called ORMD-0801, providing diabetes treatment without the need for shots. The pill passed second-stage testing with impressive results, placing it on the fast-track for commercial availability, Oramed announced last week, which is music to the ears of the nearly […]

Pregnant women will be told to stay indoors for THREE MONTHS to avoid catching coronavirus | Daily Mail Online

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What is the coronavirus?  A coronavirus is a type of virus which can cause illness in animals and people. Viruses break into cells inside their host and use them to reproduce itself and disrupt the body’s normal functions. Coronaviruses are named after the Latin word ‘corona’, which means crown, because they are encased by a spiked shell which resembles a royal crown. The coronavirus from Wuhan is one which has never been seen before this outbreak. It has been named SARS-CoV-2 by the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses. The name stands for Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2. Experts […]

6 best anti-inflammatory foods a functional medicine MD loves | Well+Good

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Right now, everyone’s food shopping habits have been thrown for a loop. Spending Saturdays at the farmers’ market is definitely out of the question and it can be hard to find your tried-and-true favorite healthy foods at the grocery store. But as it turns out, there are some amazing healthy all-stars hiding in your pantry you may be overlooking. Recently, functional medicine doctor and author Mark Hyman, MD, shared on Instagram his picks for the best anti-inflammatory foods that he always has on-hand. Of the wide range of foods he’s been schooled on over the years, his favorite anti-inflammatory foods […]

Babies thrive under a ketogenic metabolism

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Some people, even some scientists who study ketogenic metabolism, have the idea that ketogenesis is somehow abnormal, or exceptional; an adaptation for emergencies only. We disagree. One reason we think a ketogenic metabolism is normal and desirable, is that human newborns are in ketosis. Despite the moderate sugar content of human breast milk, breastfeeding is particularly ketogenic. This period of development is crucial, and there is extensive brain growth during it. Although the composition of breast milk can be affected by diet [1], it is reasonable to assume that breast milk has always been ketogenic, and this is not an […]