Amyloidosis – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Amyloidosis – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

In amyloidosis, “amyloid” refers to starch-like, and it goes back to an observation made by the German scientist Rudolf Virchow, who saw mysterious deposits in the tissue that stained blue with iodine, just like plant starch. As it turns out, amyloids are actually just proteins that take on an abnormal shape, which makes them stick together and settle in tissues. And amyloidosis is the name for the disease that develops…

Easy High-Protein Smoothie (without using protein powder)

Easy High-Protein Smoothie (without using protein powder)

Hey guys, I’m Nicole and today I’m going to be sharing a really simple smoothie recipe. This smoothies is appropriate for a meal replacement, say for breakfast or, if you make a smaller portion, an afternoon snack! On of the things that I love about this smoothie is that it uses NO PROTEIN powders at all and it still provides you with approximately 24 grams of protein! The ingredients that…

Plantas con más vitamina C-Plants with maximum of vitamin C

Plantas con más vitamina C-Plants with maximum of vitamin C

vitamin C when we say vitamin C most people imagine pills … those who do not like pills then immediately display in their mind a lemon This has lots of vitamin C but fails Bad bad bad but how? if my mother told me takes a lot of lemon, it has lots of vitamin C because there are other plants with higher vitamin C then the proper lemon for example…

Is Vitamin C Good For Candida?

Is Vitamin C Good For Candida?

Greetings. New Zealand naturopath, Eric Bakker, author of Candida Crusher. I have a question here from a lady called Teresa Neal in Oklahoma in America. I’m not sure if it’s on the east coast or the west coast. I’ve heard it’s a very beautiful place. Teresa is asking me a question today, “Eric, is vitamin C good for Candida?” Teresa, vitamin C is excellent, not just for Candida, but excellent…

Natural vs. Synthetic Vitamins

Natural vs. Synthetic Vitamins

hey everyone its professor Dave, I wanna talk to you about natural versus synthetic vitamins vitamins nature makes them and humans make them in the lab. are they the same? surely natural is better and synthetic is a cheap imitation right? it’s tempting to think this way because of analogies we can make in the macroscopic world this synthetic fabric is a shoddy imitation of this naturally occurring fabric but…

Cushing Syndrome – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Cushing Syndrome – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Cushing syndrome, named after the famous neurosurgeon, Harvey Cushing who first described it, is an endocrine disorder with elevated cortisol levels in the blood. In some cases, Cushing syndrome results from a pituitary adenoma making excess ACTH, and in those situations it’s called Cushing disease. Normally, the hypothalamus, which is located at the base of the brain, secretes corticotropin-releasing hormone, known as CRH, which stimulates the pituitary gland to secrete…

Safe skincare and makeup during pregnancy, the truth. Synergie Skin

Safe skincare and makeup during pregnancy, the truth. Synergie Skin

I get so many questions on my Facebook page about what products can you use if you’re pregnant or wanting to become pregnant and it’s such a common question I really wanted to explain there are certain ingredients that cannot be used and many that can quite effectively. The most important ingredient to avoid when you’re pregnant is vitamin A in any form because they have discovered that vitamin A…

Child Obesity / Obésité chez les jeunes

Child Obesity / Obésité chez les jeunes

CIHR David Coulombe, Media Specialist, Canadian Institutes of Health Research. This is David Coulombe for CIHR news. Eating well, sleeping well, exercising, these are very important. Unfortunately, in Ontario, doctors realize that little babies, starting at two years old, have obesity problems, type 2 diabetes and even high blood pressure. So today, my guest, to talk about all of these facts, is Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput, who is a funded researcher…