resistance

  1. Giraffe

    No government can withstand a challenge of 3.5% of its population.

    "Between 1900-2006, campaigns of nonviolent civil resistance were twice as successful as violent campaigns. Erica will talk about her research on the impressive historical record of civil resistance in the 20th century and discuss the promise of unarmed struggle in the 21st century. She will...
  2. Tristan Loscha

    Deiodinase & RT3:Seldom Mentioned Diagnostic Edge Cases That Matter

    A member posted this valueable study in a low visibility thread,its a review of the evidence of mistakes in Endocrinological Assessment of Thyroid Function.It is noted that even thorough analysis of the known measurable Parameters leaves a high amount of uncertainty of true availability of...
  3. L

    Shutdown Sees Resistance Of MDs And Lawyers

    I can only observe the situation in my native Germany to an extent, but more and more professional people of the two important trades: MDs and Lawyers. Everyting in German to my regret, can't translate all just now The main German Instituiton and Authority for epidemic control and organization...
  4. haidut

    Cortisol Therapy Makes Cancer Resistant To Treatment

    As many forum users probably know, glucocorticoid treatment is one of the main lines of therapies in cancer. It is considered highly beneficial due to reducing inflammation and swelling/pain in inflamed/cancerous tissue. However, recent studies have shown that immune dysfunction is perhaps the...
  5. haidut

    SSRI Drugs Such As Prozac (fluoxetine) Cause Antibiotic Resistance

    If the accumulated evidence on the ineffectiveness and dangers (Massive Study Says SSRI Drugs Are BOTH Ineffective And Dangerous) of SSRI drugs was not already bad enough, now we can add causing antibiotic resistance to the list. The study below found that exposure of E. coli to the SSRI drug...
  6. haidut

    Naked Mole Rats Do Not Age

    Many forum users are familiar with the naked mole rat. Peat has mentioned them a few times and we have a few other posts about them on the forum. They are highly resistant to cancer, and while the mainstream medical view is that this is due to their special genes the much more likely explanation...
  7. Amazoniac

    Temporary Strict Iron Avoidance And Its Potential Advantages

    Everyone is familiar with Ray's writings on the dangers of iron, and we're all accustomed to the idea of its moderate restriction. However, in some situations such as infections, a strict avoidance can also be beneficial, especially if there are antibiotics involved. In fact, if the forum had a...
  8. haidut

    Vitamin D Restores Sensitivity To Cortisol

    The so-called "glucocorticoid resistance" is thought be behind a number of degenerative conditions including diabetes, depression, schizophrenia, chronic inflammation, autoimmune conditions, etc. The condition, similar to insulin resistance, is characterized by elevated serum cortisol levels and...
  9. haidut

    Estradiol prevents benefits of resistance exercise

    The study does not mention the dosage of estradiol that has this effect, but the study's concern was about elevated estradiol in general, whether it's coming from contraceptive pills or endogenously elevated. http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/b ... awler=true "... In conclusion, the...
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