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October 10, 2011
Are Avocados Bad for You?
The insecticide and fungicide compound found naturally in avocadoes (persin) may damage the DNA of normal cells as well as cancer cells.
January 21, 2010
Research Into Reversing Aging
The first dietary intervention shown to boost telomerase activity.
November 13, 2009
Carcinogens in Roasted Chicken?
Our bodies are less efficient at detoxifying heterocyclic amines—carcinogens formed from cooked muscle tissue—than once believed.
October 20, 2009
How to Upregulate Metabolism
A biochemical clue as to why vegetarians tend to be significantly slimmer than the rest of the population.
September 30, 2009
Is Mangosteen Juice Good For You?
Mangosteen juice may be an expensive way to make yourself sick.
October 15, 2008
Repairing DNA Damage
Greater DNA repair capacity may explain why those eating plant-based diets appear to have fewer breaks in their chromosomes as they age.
August 31, 2007
Raw Food Diet Myths
Some nutrients are destroyed by cooking but some nutrients become more absorbable.
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