Tag: hormones

Soy Bad, Soy Good: The Pluses of Fermented Soy

Many studies have shown traditionally fermented soy, which is the form that is very popular in many Asian cultures, aids in preventing and reducing a variety of diseases including certain forms of heart disease and cancers. Read More

Whole Soy Story

There’s nothing natural about these modern soy protein products. Read More

What About Soy?

It’s not that long ago that soybeans were considered by most Americans to be “hippie food.” But then medical research began accumulating, affirming that soy consumption reduced heart disease and cancer risk, that it lengthened lives and enhanced their quality. Read More

Spilling the Beans on Soy

From fast food to pet food, soy is wall-to-wall in our edible products. And while organic fermented soy can be good in moderation, eating a tofu burger and washing it down with a glass of soy milk on a daily basis could prove hazardous to your health. Read More

About Soy

Soy: There are better options in the store for you to choose than nutritionally empty, genetically modified beans full of anti-nutrients. Read More

Soy: The Poison Seed

Soy contains Phytin, which takes essential minerals such as iron, zinc, magnesium etc. out of the body before they can be absorbed. Read More

Soy Tragedy and Hype

At first they told the public that the toxins were removed by processing. When it became apparent that processing could not get rid of them, they claimed that these substances were beneficial. Your government granted a health claim to a substance that is poisonous, and the industry lied to the public to sell more soy. Read More

Soy and Phytoestrogens

They found two components of soybeans with anticancer activity. The first are phytoestrogens – a group of compounds (e.g. genistein and daidzein) that have estrogen-like activity in humans and animals. Read More

Soy and Isoflavones

Never take your eyes off Mother Nature. In this case, the prudent application of soy research was perfectly clear. Read More

Sugar – Part 3

In this final section, we will talk about sugar addiction, the traps we fall into over and over, and finally, how to escape this dangerous spiral for good. Read More

Sugar – Part 2

Today, we are going to learn more about what it does in our bodies on a chemical level and how it affect our hormonal, metabolic, immune, and mental health. Read More

Sugar – part 1

The story of sugar is a long one, and it is not as sweet as it may seem to be. Sugar can be both friend and enemy, depending on the source and volume consumed. Read More

Maca History and Facts

Maca root has been used by native Indians in Peru as a vital ingredient to health for thousands of years. Read More

Magnesium Improves Your DHEA

DHEA lowers cholesterol and enhances immune function. It is also an antioxidant. DHEA is a major marker for age and health Read More

Xylitol

Xylitol: Will our sugar cravings always hold us hostage, or is there really a way to lick the sugar habit successfully? Read More

Help for Iodine Deficiency

Reduce Iodine Deficiency with sea plants. Read More

Citrus

Citrus oil for Aromatherapists use grapefruit ethereal to stimulate healthy lymphatic activity and reduce hangovers, jet lag and PMS. Read More

Bitter Melon

Bitter Melon is eaten for detoxification and for relief of hepatitis and neuromuscular situations. It is scientifically acknowledged for its liver cleansing characteristics, increased blood oxygen delivery and parasite ridding qualities (round worm, ringworm, malaria and others). Read More

Royal Jelly

Royal Jelly supplies all the B-vitamins, vitamins A, C, D, E & K, more than a dozen key minerals, 18 amino acids, and other important constituents, including nucleic acids (DNA and RNA). Read More

Elk Antler: Science and Historical Uses

Unlike horns in cattle, antlers are cast off every year. Deer or cervids such as caribou, wapiti and moose grow antlers while cattle or bovids including mountain goats, bighorn sheep, bison and pronghorn antelope possess horns. Read More

Elk Antler for Animals

From this study on over 150 animals it was concluded that velvet antler greatly improved arthritic conditions in the canine and equine patient, and accelerated soft tissue and bone healing and improved the reproductive performance in the stallion. No major side effects or toxicities were noted with the dosages used. Read More

Antler Velvet and Testosterone

Velvet antler has often been regarded as having performance enhancing effects on the human body. There is scientific evidence from a number of studies, which have revealed such effects in both animals and humans. Read More

Algae: Red

High in protein, vitamins B1, B2, B6, B1 2, vitamin C, and vitamin E. Alsocontains manganese, fluoride, copper, zinc, sugar, starch, and trace elements. Read More

Hormones of Happiness

Which are the good hormones and what do they do? Read More

Pre Menstrual Syndrome

Research shows that women most likely to suffer from PMS had some remarkable dietary parallels. Read More

Ovaries

The hormone estrogen influences the development of feminine characteristics and the maturation of the female sex organs. Read More

Estrogen: How Is It Bad For You?

Estrogen dominance is a problem today for both sexes and all ages. Read More

Correct Estrogen Excess & Obesity

DeAromatase answers the excess estrogen problem weight gain by several actions. The conversion of androstenedione and testosterone into estrogen is blocked by DA.. Read More

Hormone Replacement Therapy

Major side effects from the new drug therapy that are chalked up to the “disease” itself Read More

Weight Loss Supplements: The Good, The Bad and the Banned

The popular (and now banned) Ephedra has great thermogenic effects, but in larger doses it can really make you quite jittery, and even contribute to significant complications. Read More

Healthy Weight Loss

Fat loss and all the processes connected to it, are driven by hormones in our body. Read More

Hypothyroid Diagnosis: 5 Ways to Recognize Low Thyroid Function

Low thyroid function has especially awful effects in pregnancy: it leads to miscarriage, low birth weight and low intelligence in babies. Some people will gain weight, despite their lack of appetite. Read More

Thyroid Secrets

The thyroid is an extremely important gland in our body. It is located at the front of your neck and it is one of our largest endocrine glands. Every cell in your body has receptors for thyroid hormone. Read More

Acne Cure -Is it Possible?

Acne is a condition of the skin in which hormonal levels have become imbalanced and too much oil or sebum is being produced. Read More

Testes

Check out information about Testes Read More

The Muscle of Love

All you need to konow about The Muscle of Love Read More

Testosterone

You’ll feel the difference within the first jar Read More

Stress Hormones

Hormones are the true measure of your health. Read More

Thymus

It is known that it is an important part in developing immunities against various diseases. Read More

Pregnenolone Basics

Pregnenolone, like DHEA, is a steroidal hormone manufactured in the body. Read More

Pituitary

The pituitary referred to as the master gland because its function is to coordinate the nervous system and the endocrine system. Read More

Hypothalamus

The hypothalamus is responsible for many body functions Read More

Hormones In Industrial Use

Hormones may be used to accelerate the growth rate of animals so that they can reach market earlier Read More

Hormonal Problems

The body manufactures both Estrogens and progesterone, these hormones must be in balance. Read More

Endocrine System, Hormones and Glands

The adrenal glands, seated on top of each kidney, are part of the endocrine system. Read More

Elk Antler Velvet: Many Uses

Velvet antler contains the same growth factors that are stimulated by human growth hormone in the human body during youth Read More

Overcoming Adrenal Fatigue

Loss of Energy Means You Need a Change Read More

Adrenal Gland Function Impacts Your Energy

Cortisol is Anti-inflammatory Hormone Read More

Adrenals: Overactive or Underactive

Adrenal Glands Energize or Fatigue Read More

Adrenal Insufficiency

Can be Caused by Extreme Mineral Imbalances Read More

Adrenal Glands: Understanding Their Function

Long-term High Cortisol Tears You Down Read More

Adrenal Fatigue: Facts and Fiction

It’s a Physical Condition- Not All in Your Head Read More

Podcast 283 about Glandular Fitness for Losing Weight

The thyroid glandĀ is an important endocrine gland regulating metabolism in every cell of your body. Read More

Podcast 046 about Magnesium and Iodine for Hormonal Health

Hormonal health can be the underlying cause of many chronic health problems, and approaching it from the functional perspective offers a greater chance of success. Read More