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Acid load and bone loss - supplemental citrates more alkalising than carbonates
Mild metabolic acidosis is extremely common for patients following a traditional western style diet, particularly when ag...
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Why sodium bicarbonate is NO big deal: A referenced perspective
A recent systematic review on the impact of sodium bicarbonate consumption and human health identified no evidence of harmful effe...
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Vitamin K2 to tackle Calcium Paradox
Just like Batman and Robin, Vitamin K2 serves as a complementary nutrient to alkalising minerals such as calcium. K2 protects against calc...
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The Missing Link to Neuronal Connections
The human nervous system is a complex and delicate network comprised of billions of cells communicating through biochemical interactions.
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Therapeutic Activities of Curcumin in Bowel Cancer
1 in 12 Australians will be diagnosed with bowel cancer by the time they turn 85 years old; bowel cancer is the second largest cause of ca...
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Globesity: Diet and Exercise?
Is food/diet and exercise enough to reduce the rapidly elevating trend towards obesity in adults and children?...
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Luteolin in Diabetes
With all the recent attention on cancer, it’s easy to look over some of the other uses of powerful “anti-carcinogenic” phytochemicals like...
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Bacopa Monnieri and Your Brain: The Role of the Nrf2 Pathway
Under stressful conditions, it is vital that cells protect themselves. One of the most important protective mechanisms involves the Nrf2 p...
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Pyridoxal-5’-Phosphate Insufficiency Linked with Chronic Inflammation and Alzheimer’s disease
A recent study published in the 2012 edition of The Journal of Nutrition further supports the hypothesis that inflammation is associated w...
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Plasma Nutrient Biomarkers Predict Cognitive Function, Brain Volume in the Elderly
Although nutritional status is typically assumed to affect many physiological processes and to relate to pathological changes in those proces...
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Where to Start With Migraine Patients – Focus on Kynurenic Acid
One of the hypotheses surrounding Migraines suggests that a wave of depolarisation sweeps over neurons and neuroglia, leaving these import...
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Festive-Food Overload and Acidity - New Year’s Resolution: Be More Alkaline
Sustaining life is dependent on many factors, but arguably the most important is maintaining a tightly controlled pH in all cells and thei...
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Vitamin B6 Insufficiency Linked with Chronic Inflammation
Cardiovascular disease, irritable bowel syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory chronic diseases have been linked to low pla...
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Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG helps develop tolerance to cow’s milk in allergic children
Allergic responses to food have risen by as much as 20% in developed countries in the last 10 years. One of the most common food allergies...
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New diagnostic test for Autism Spectrum Disorders under the microscope
A more reliable new test, using biomarkers in plasma and urine, to diagnose Autism Spectrum Disorders is showing promise. The aim is to r...
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