A diagnosis of cancer can be one of the scariest turning points in a person’s life. There are many highly effective natural treatment methods that can support the body through cancer treatment: strengthening the immune system, preventing the spread of cancer, and minimizing side effects from conventional therapies.
Previous research indicated there may be a link between vitamin D and reduced risk of Alzheimer’s disease. Now scientists have clarified the mode of action: vitamin D3 (the active form) activates certain genes responsible for cleaning up amyloid-beta protein. This protein is the main ingredient of the plaques in brain cells that are believed to cause Alzheimer’s disease.
Anyone who follows good nutrition knows that soft drinks are one of the biggest sources of empty calories for Americans — a big contributor to our expanding national waistline. To avoid this, many reach for diet pop instead. Last year, new scientific research confirmed that drinking diet soda does not protect against mid-life weight gain.