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High Saturated Fats Impact on Angiotensin‐Converting Enzyme...

Key points:  Angiotensin‐converting enzyme (ACE) is an enzyme used in blood pressure regulation and...
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Introduction to Nutritional Ketosis and Clinical Applications:...

In Part 2 of this two part series, Jeffrey Volek, PhD, RD, reviews the...
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Introduction to Nutritional Ketosis and Clinical Applications

In Part 1 of this two part series, Jeffrey Volek, PhD, RD reviews the...
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Navigating Complex Cases with Logic and Ease: Microbiome Science...

Michael Ruscio, DC is a clinician, researcher and best-selling author whose practical ideas on healing chronic illness have made him an influential voice in...
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The Cardiometabolic Consequences of Obesity and Nutritional Strategies for...

In this presentation, Frank Hu, MD, PhD, will review various studies highlighting implications of obesity on conditions associated with –and contributing to—CVD. He will...
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Introduction to Nutritional Ketosis and Clinical Applications: Is Fat...

In Part 2 of this two part series, Jeffrey Volek, PhD, RD, reviews the critical significance of obesity and the need for nutritionally based...
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Calling All Women for the “411” on Vitamin D:...

Overview Vitamin D research and daily news headlines are ubiquitous. PubMed’s search engine contains over 73,660 articles pertaining to vitamin D.1 Information abounds on...
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Back to School: Managing Schedules, Healthy Lunches, Exercise and...

Summer has ended and school is back in session- which means most of us are in the thick of balancing classes, healthy eating on...
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Apples, Brassica, and Squash, Oh My!

The mornings are brisk and the sun is setting earlier- it’s definitely fall out there. With the seasonal change also comes a change in...
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Impaired Trafficking of Vitamin D in Dysfunctional Adipocytes: Insights...

Vitamin D is essential- it helps absorb calcium, supports nervous and muscle tissue, and the immune system. Compared to normal-weight counterparts, vitamin D deficiency...
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Does Vitamin D Improve Chronic Pain?

The importance of vitamin D in diverse organ systems and biochemical processes is established and ever-growing with novel research findings. From calcium absorption to...
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Does Abnormal Glucose Metabolism Impair Cognitive Function?

In the United States more than 30 million people, approximately 10 percent of the population, have type-2 diabetes (T2D).1 Additionally, one in three adults...
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Results from PURE Multi-National Cohort Study Challenge Current Dietary...

Findings from the Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology (PURE) Study—which consisted of more than 135,000 individuals from 18 low-, middle- and high-income countries from five continents—showed...
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Nearly 50% of Americans now Diagnosed with Diabetes or...

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recently released their latest National Diabetes Statistics Report— and the news is not optimistic. The report indicates that...
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Premature or Early-Onset Menopause Associated With Increased Risk ...

New News in Women’s Health!  From our Research Colleagues at Erasmus Medical Center Original Clinical Research Published in JAMA Cardiology Premature or Early-Onset Menopause...
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Carbohydrate Intolerance: The Silent Partner in Chronic Disease Development

Dr Shilpa P Saxena to discusses challenges in patient management related to control and balance of blood glucose, and the role of carbohydrate intolerance...
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Managing Digestive Disorders Using Functional Medicine Approaches

Dr Vincent M Pedre, with the Pedre Integrative Health Clinic in New York discusses how he uses probiotics and prebiotics, as an attempt to keep the...
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Functional Medicine at Work in the Real World

Dr Shilpa P Saxena, with the SevaMed Institute in Tampa, Florida discusses how to implement functional and integrative medicine into your day-to-day practice by...
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Ketone Body Neutralizes Harmful Metabolite of Glucose Metabolism

Ketone bodies (including acetoacetate, β-hydroxybutyrate and acetone) are produced mainly by the liver from fatty acids during fasting, prolonged physical activity, starvation, or ketogenic...
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Lifestyle Interventions Reduce Odds of Undergoing C-Section

Diet and exercise based intervention during pregnancy helped women minimize excess gestational weight gain and lower the odds of caesarean section found [1]. Multiple...
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Novel Therapeutic Approach for Migraines: Ketone Supplementation

A team of Swiss researchers at The 18th Congress of the International Headache Society (IHC) in September 2017 recently presented their research on a...
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