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  1. haidut

    Mad Cow Disease May Be A Mitochondrial/metabolic Issue

    Peat has mentioned the Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease (CJD) / BSE in several of his articles and interviews and has explained how environmental stress, estrogen, PUFA, ionizing radiation, etc can cause metabolic derangements resulting in the same brain damage so characteristic of this pathology. The...
  2. haidut

    Despite Striking Increase In Dieting And Exercise, Obesity Is Skyrocketing

    Maybe it takes a study like the one below to finally wake the public health authorities from their century-long slumber. I doubt there is a person alive today living in the Western world who has not been raised by the mantra "eat less and move more" as the single proven way to lose weight...
  3. burtlancast

    Disturbing Facts About The Failure Of Vaccines

    http://www.salem-news.com/articles/december012011/doctors-imprisoned-.php - Around 1872, with 98% of the population between ages 2 and 50 vaccinated against smallpox,England experienced its worst ever smallpox outbreak, with 45,000 deaths. During the same period in Germany, with a vaccination...
  4. haidut

    Increased Fat Oxidation Is The Cause Of Kidney Damage

    At least in diabetes, according to the study below. Peat mentioned in several of his articles and interviews that the kidney damage so commonly seen in both type I and II diabetes patients is due to increased PUFA oxidation and decreased glucose oxidation. He also said that the same mechanism...
  5. haidut

    Personalized Diets Based On DNA/genome Analysis Are A Failure

    I am sure by now everybody has heard of the much-heralded approach of the so-called "personalized medicine" - a world in which every person will be treated uniquely based on the complete analysis of their genome/DNA. From specific drugs and dosage, to interventions like radiation, diet and...
  6. haidut

    Death Rate From Alzheimer Disease (AD) Has Risen By 55% In Just 5 Years

    I am surprised this dire statistic even made it to front page news, but hopefully it would give the public some food for thought. The even scarier news buried inside this tragic article is that most of the deaths are due to the so-called "early onset" AD, which strikes people in their 50s, 60s...
  7. haidut

    Breast Cancer Screening Useless, A Third Of Women Get Treated For Harmless Cancers

    Ray wrote in a recent newsletter of his about the Appalachian cancer "paradox" - i.e. women living in that region who have breast cancer have much higher survival rate and longer lifespan than women in the rest of the country despite the extreme poverty in the region. In Ray's words, this...
  8. haidut

    Marathon Running May Cause (temporary) Kidney Failure In 80%+ Of Runners

    It's just one study with 22 people but the findings resonate quite well with the health profiles I have seen on long distance runners - i.e. developing asthma, lung fibrosis and enlarged heart. Those are chronic problems, and the study did not look if the kidney failure fully recovered after day...
  9. haidut

    Most New Cancer Drugs Are Expensive Miserable Failure

    This is what medicine has come down to in the modern world. The sadder part is that there is nothing that can stimulate newer drug development if the bar on effectiveness is so low while at the same time there being no bar on pricing. Most new, high-priced cancer drugs don’t even extend life...
  10. haidut

    Niacinamide Can Treat Kidney Failure

    Several people on the forum have experienced issues with kidney function, and it is a common co-morbidity in people with diabetes or autoimmune conditions like Lupus. Some steroids like androsterone, and progesterone have strong evidence in their favor for restoring kidney function, but they are...
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