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  • Tick Bites, Meat Allergies, and Chronic Urticaria
    Tick Bites, Meat Allergies, and Chronic Urticaria
    The rising incidence of tick-bite induced meat allergies may account for cases of previously unexplained (“idiopathic”) persistent hives among children.
  • Prevent Cancer From Going on TOR
    Prevent Cancer From Going on TOR
    Suppressing the engine-of-aging enzyme TOR (Target of Rapamycin) by reducing intake of leucine–rich animal products such as milk may reduce cancer risk.
  • Topical Application of Turmeric Curcumin for Cancer
    Topical Application of Turmeric Curcumin for Cancer
    For accessible cancers such as skin, mouth, and vulva, the spice turmeric can be applied in an ointment. Note: there’s an image of ulcerating breast cancer from 3:03 to 3:09 that viewers may find...
  • Gout Treatment with a Cherry on Top
    Gout Treatment with a Cherry on Top
    How do sweet cherries compare to the drug allopurinol and a low purine diet for the treatment of the painful inflammatory arthritis gout?
  • Xenohormesis: What Doesn’t Kill Plants May Make Us Stronger
    Xenohormesis: What Doesn’t Kill Plants May Make Us Stronger
    A new concept in biology tries to explain why the consumption of certain natural compounds in plants may mimic the lifespan-enhancing benefits of caloric restriction.
  • Turning the Clock Back 14 Years
    Turning the Clock Back 14 Years
    Four simple health behaviors may cut our risk of chronic disease by nearly 80%, potentially dropping our risk of dying equivalent to that of being 14 years younger.
  • Cadmium and Cancer: Plant vs. Animal Foods
    Cadmium and Cancer: Plant vs. Animal Foods
    Though the most concentrated sources of the toxic metal cadmium are cigarette smoke, seafood, and organ meats, does greater consumption from whole grains and vegetables present a concern?
  • Magic Bullets vs. Promiscuous Plants
    Magic Bullets vs. Promiscuous Plants
    The pharmaceutical industry is starting to shift away from designing single target drugs to trying to affect multiple pathways simultaneously, much like compounds made by plants such as aspirin and...
  • Diabetics Should Take Their Pulses
    Diabetics Should Take Their Pulses
    There is a reason that professional diabetes associations recommend bean, chickpea, split pea, and lentil consumption as a means of optimizing diabetes control.
  • Fish and Diabetes
    Fish and Diabetes
    The relationship between fish consumption and diabetes risk may be due to toxic pollutants that build up in the aquatic food chain.
  • Cooking to Live Longer
    Cooking to Live Longer
    Does cooking meals at home lead to improved health outcomes? And how do TV dinners compare nutritionally to TV chef recipes?
  • Diabetes and Dioxins
    Diabetes and Dioxins
    Industrial pollutants that build up in our own body fat may help explain the link between obesity and diabetes.
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