Flashback Friday: Biblical Daniel Fast Put to the Test

Flashback Friday: Biblical Daniel Fast Put to the Test

“Biblical Daniel Fast Put to the Test” Evidently not completely satisfied with the scientific rigor of the dietary trial presented in Daniel 1: 8 through 16, researchers in Tennessee published two papers recently, detailing a series of parallel experiments on a 21-day all-you-can-eat diet “devoid …

Say no to drugs by saying yes to more plants

Say no to drugs by saying yes to more plants

“Say No to Drugs by Saying Yes to More Plants” You’ll note in this study of 15,000 American vegetarians, not only did eating vegetarian appear to have a favorable effect on the prevalence of allergies, but several chronic diseases as well. This is what they …

Diet and Hiatal Hernia

Diet and Hiatal Hernia

“Diet and Hiatal Hernia” In terms of preventing acid reflux heartburn, I’ve talked about how high fat meals cause dramatically more acid exposure in the esophagus in the hours after a meal, but why does high fiber intake decrease the risk? One typically thinks of …

How to Reduce Carcinogenic Bile Acid Production

How to Reduce Carcinogenic Bile Acid Production

colon cancer risk and westernized populations may be reduced by decreasing the intakes of animal products blaming aggressive factors such as animal protein and fat we’ve explored how animal protein can putrefy and produced a rotten egg gas which may be toxic to DNA but …

Drugs and the Demise of the Rice Diet

Drugs and the Demise of the Rice Diet

during his career at Duke dr. Kempner traded more than 18,000 patients with his rice diet which was originally designed as a treatment for kidney failure and out-of-control high blood pressure at a time when those diagnoses were like a death sentence patients who at …

Protein Source: An Acid Test for Kidney Function

Protein Source: An Acid Test for Kidney Function

“Protein Source: An Acid Test for Kidney Function” Chronic kidney disease is a major public health problem affecting about one in eight Americans, increasing the risks of disease and death even among those with only mild decreases in kidney function. So low cost, low risk …

Strawberries versus Esophageal Cancer

Strawberries versus Esophageal Cancer

[Music] studies like these showing that fruits can suppress the growth of cancer in a petri dish they’re all well and good but we need to know if they can do the same thing within the human body but it’s considered unethical to withhold conventional …

How to Prevent Kidney Stones With Diet

How to Prevent Kidney Stones With Diet

this is what the surface of a kidney stone looks like under a microscope imagine that scraping down your urinary canal kidney stones affect approximately 1 in 11 people in the United States though twenty years ago it was only 120 a dramatic increase in …

Which Vegetable Binds Bile Best?

Which Vegetable Binds Bile Best?

“Which Vegetable Binds Bile Best?” To lower the risk of diet and lifestyle-related premature degenerative diseases and to advance human nutrition research, relative bile acid–binding potential of foods needs to be evaluated. Since the bile acids are absorbed back into the system they may increase …