Does Salt Intake Affect Heart Disease?

Including over ten years of data and over 2600 adult’s, this study examines the affect of sodium intake and heart related diseases. Surprisingly, there...
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The Cardiometabolic Consequences of Obesity and Nutritional...

In this presentation, Frank Hu, MD, PhD, will review various studies highlighting implications of...
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Ketone Body Neutralizes Harmful Metabolite of Glucose...

Ketone bodies (including acetoacetate, β-hydroxybutyrate and acetone) are produced mainly by the liver from...
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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...
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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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Introduction to Nutritional Ketosis and Clinical Applications

In Part 1 of this two part series, Jeffrey Volek, PhD, RD reviews the concept of ketogenesis, nutritional ketosis and keto-adaptation. He discusses potential...
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Uncovering the Mechanisms Behind CoQ10s Anti-Inflammatory Properties

The presence of excess inflammation is the main driver behind metabolic diseases such as insulin resistance, obesity, metabolic syndrome (MS), type 2 diabetes (T2D),...
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Talking Health– Not Weight– is Key to Improving Weight...

Overview:  A recent article  published in a recent edition of Preventing Chronic Disease: Public Health Research, Practice and Policy proposes a shift from discussing...
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Should You Step Away From That Artisanal Ice Cream...

It’s summer time and with summer comes consumption of sweet frozen treats- like ice cream. But before you eat that milky indulgence, let’s consider...
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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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Clinical Care and Modifications for Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation, also referred to as AFib or AF, is the most common type of arrhythmia, characterized by an irregular heartbeat in the atria...
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Weight Gain in Early Adulthood Increases Risk for Chronic...

In the US, one of every three adults are considered overweight or obese, and one in six children are considered obese. Health conditions commonly...
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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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Inflammatory Origins of Chronic Disease: Novel Clinical Insights for...

What are the new clinical insights on inflammatory conditions, and what relevance do they hold in the context of chronic disease states such as...
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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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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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Early Natural Menopause Linked to Increased Risk for T2D

Women who enter natural menopause before 45 years old have increased risks of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and overall mortality compared with women whose onset...
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