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Meet Your Meat

Meet Your Meat

VIEW VIDEO: Eating animals: meat, poultry, fish, eggs and dairy causes Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease and all of our other chronic and infectious diseases. On the other hand, eating plants: vegetables, fruits, beans and grains prevents Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease and all of our other chronic and infectious diseases. 10 Reasons Not To Eat Beef 10 Reasons Not To Eat Pork […]

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Titanium Dioxide & Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Titanium Dioxide & Inflammatory Bowel Disease

People eating conventional diets may ingest a trillion microparticles of the food whitening additive titanium dioxide every day. What implication might this have for inflammation in the gut? Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/video/titanium-dioxide-inflammatory-bowel-disease/ More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s daily video

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Suicide Attempts Linked to Inflammatory Chemical

Suicide Attempts Linked to Inflammatory Chemical

A chemical in the brain may explain why some people become suicidal — and it may link inflammation of the body to disorders of the mind. According to new research, suicidal individuals have elevated levels of quinolinic acid in the fluid surrounding the central nervous system. The discovery could explain a missing link between inflammation and mental illness, said study […]

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Scientists Show How Chronic Inflammation Causes Cancer

For years scientists have known that inflammation can lead to cancer, but they didn’t know exactly how it happened. A new study reveals a specific connection with a hormone-like substance, interleukin-15 (IL-15), and large granular lymphocytic (LGL) leukemia, a rare and usually fatal form of cancer. High levels of IL-15 are now thought to cause this aggressive from of leukemia. […]

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Depression and Inflammation

Depression and Inflammation

The incidence of depression has skyrocketed in children and adults since World War II; depression affects about 10 percent of the population in the United States, and the World Health Organization predicts that by 2030, more people will suffer from depression than any other medical condition. Antidepressant medication use has also increased (to the tune of 400 percent) since the […]

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Top 12 Foods that Cause Inflammation

Top 12 Foods that Cause Inflammation

Everyday foods like bacon, eggs, coffee and dairy products are linked to inflammation. That might not sound like a big deal but when you consider that most chronic conditions like cancer, arthritis, diabetes, and obesity have been linked to inflammation. Low grade inflammation is a factor in most health issues. And if you suffer a pain disorder, you better believe […]

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Top 7 Foods that Cause Inflammation & Disease

Top 7 Foods that Cause Inflammation & Disease

When you eat, your body produces substances called prostaglandins from nutrients in your food. These substances can be either inflammatory or anti-inflammatory. Imbalances in your diet can lead to the creation of excessive amounts of inflammatory prostaglandins, which fuel the inflammatory response causing chronic disease. On the other hand, consuming plant foods with properties like antioxidants and phytonutrients produce anti-inflammatory prostaglandins […]

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Crohn’s disease driven by inflammation – not genetics, reports study

Crohn’s disease driven by inflammation – not genetics, reports study

Inflammation — not genetic susceptibility — drives the growth of intestinal bacteria and invasive E. coli linked to Crohn’s disease (CD), reports a new Cornell study. Scientists have long wondered about the role of bacteria in CD. Recent studies have shown marked changes in the composition of the intestinal bacteria in people with CD, leading researchers to ask: Are microbial […]

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Why Meat Causes Inflammation

Why Meat Causes Inflammation

By Dr. Michael Greger The anti-inflammatory effect of plant-based diets is about more than just the power of plants. It’s also the avoidance of animal foods. In my Care2 column last week, Dietary Treatment for Crohn’s Disease, I profiled the extraordinary power of even a semi-vegetarian diet to calm inflammatory bowel disease. We’ve known for 14 years that a single […]

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Dr. Neal Barnard Discusses the Best Treatment for Back Pain

Dr. Neal Barnard Discusses the Best Treatment for Back Pain

Audrey Hope interviews Dr. Neal Barnard the author of the best selling book, FOODS THAT FIGHT PAIN. Learn the truth and what other cultures have known for centuries, that the secret to good health and healing can be found in your own backyard, in your own refrigerator. Dr. Neal Barnard explains the secrets to healing and that it is never too late […]

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