Alzheimer’s may one day be called Type 3 Diabetes

I found an article by Dr. Joseph Mercola that highlights some new research that shows the brain disease Alzheimer’s may not be the mystery it is thought to be.  As I was searching where I found this article, I ran across two web sites that criticize Dr. Mercola because he is an advocate of not . . . → Read More: Alzheimer’s may one day be called Type 3 Diabetes

The Link Between Diabetes and Cancer

I don’t know how many of our readers read the Natural Grocers , The Nutrition Reporter, by Jack Challem*. He reported on Diet, Insulin, and Breast Cancer Link on Sunday, October 16, 2011. “Recently doctors have discovered that type 2 diabetes –characterized by elevated blood sugar and insulin levels – increases the risk of some cancers, particularly those of the breast, colon, and pancreas.” . . . → Read More: The Link Between Diabetes and Cancer

The True Cause of Obesity, Heart Disease, and other Diseases of Western Society – The Toxicity of Sugar

The amount of sugar in our diet has spiked, High-Fructose Corn Syrup is to blame. It’s known to corn refiners as HFCS-55 (because it’s 55% fructose and 45% glucose). All those commercials that the corn refiners are airing to boost their image are completely accurate; HFCS-55 is almost identical to sucrose (table sugar) in its content. They also say it should be consumed in moderation. That is difficult considering that food manufacturers use it in recipes that never would have had sucrose. . . . → Read More: The True Cause of Obesity, Heart Disease, and other Diseases of Western Society – The Toxicity of Sugar