In this post, we will discuss therapeutic and off-label effects of Cyproheptadine (Periactin), as well as side effects and mechanisms of this drug.Read More
Phoenixin is a peptide that regulates reproductive function, behavior, sensory perception, memory retention, cardiovascular health and food intake.Read More
In this post, we will discuss what parvalbumin is, how it plays a role in chronic illnesses, and what you can do to increase it.Read More
3,3′-diindolylmethane (DIM) is the major bioactive indole in crucifers vegetables, generated upon ingestion and hydrolysis of glucobrassicin.Read More
Wrightia tinctoria is medicinal plant that can improve skin quality and prevent metabolic disease.
In this post, we will discuss its benefits, how to use it, and it's medicinal mechanism.Read More
In this podcast, we will be discussing how estrogen plays a role in the body.Read More
Burdock root has been used for centuries (over 3000 years) in China and in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) for "purifying the blood", but in this post we will discuss the actual ways burdock works on improving the body.Read More
Dopamine is extremely important for everyday function and plays a much larger role in the body than just bonding, motivation, cognition, emotion, well-being, and movement.
Unfortunately, our environment today is very good at manipulating and hijacking our dopamine system.
In this post we will discuss, how/why dopamine is produced, how chronic inflammation affects dopamine, what are some quick fixes for dopamine, and what are some long lasting dopamine builders, as well how to avoid losing dopamine.Read More
In western society, cadmium (Cd) is found in our everyday environment.
It causes toxic effects to the whole body, including the cells and mitochondria.
In this post, we will discuss how cadmium affects the body and what you can do to protect yourself.Read More
Beta-Caryophyllene Is A Very Common Cannabinoid
β-caryophyllene is a FDA-approved food additive that can activate the endocannabinoid system.
It is found in many plants, fragerances, preservatives, additives, and flavoring agents.Read More
Klotho may be one of our humans' natural adaptogens by its ability to help regulate cellular stress.
In this post, we will discuss its role in longevity, muscle strength, cancer, cognition, and neurotransmitter balance.Read More
This is a simple explanation of the Bredesen Protocol, also known as ReCODE.
It is a cutting edge protocol to reverse Alzheimer's and has been successful for over 250 patients.
It includes the complete guide to the protocol.Read More
Fluoride is a trace element, but it is found in our daily exposure more than a "trace".
In small amounts, it appears to be okay.
The problems with fluoride appear to be in chronic use of it over long periods of time, and/or being exposed to a high dose of it in a single instance.
Apart from skeletal tissue and teeth, fluoride can cause changes in the kidneys, liver, thyroid, parathyroid, pituitary gland, testis, muscle tissues, stomach, brain, neurons, and immune system.
I have mild dental fluorosis, probably from drinking too much fluoridated water, using fluoridated toothpaste, along with taking fluoride at the dentist to protect my enamel.Read More
We need the sun for many biological processes.
The sun produces ultraviolet (UV) radiation.
UV can cause free radicals in skin cells and this is what causes skin cancer, wrinkles, photo-aging, and sun burns.
This diet will help protect the skin against the damaging effects of UV, without the need for conventional sunscreens.Read More
Ziziphus jujuba (jujube or Chinese dates), a plant in the family Rhamnaceae, is used in several Asian countries as a food and traditional medicine for over 3000 years.
The different parts of the Jujube plant (seeds, fruit, leaves, roots, etc) have different functions on the body.Read More
Suma (pfaffia paniculata) is a common root in South America, especially in Brazil, known as Brazilian ginseng (Hebanthe eriantha).
It is nicknamed "para todo" which means "for all" in Spanish.
It is an adaptogen, which means contains molecules that helps the body deal with stress.Read More
Arsenic is so common, but it is not talked about much.
It is hidden in our food and supplements, but has devastating effects on the body that we will discuss below.
We will also discuss what you can do to protect yourself from arsenic in our toxic environment.Read More
In this post we talk about what "fake" estrogens (estrogenics) do to the body and how you can protect yourself from the dangers of estrogenics.Read More