Could FGFBP3 be the link to weight loss?

Its a mouthful but Fibroblast Growth Factor Binding protein 3 (FBFBP3) could be a key to weight loss. The clever scientist at Georgetown university believe so in their recently published paper. BP3 modulates fat and glucose metabolism and is a key link to enhancing the endocrine FGF which controls their metabolism. By controlling the level […]

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Green Tea and Carrot compound reverse Alzheimers like symptoms in mouse study

It’s not the most likely combination to help reverse Alzheimer’s like symptoms, but two compounds found in green tea and carrots has been shown to work in a mouse study. The compounds were EGCG’s (epigallocatechin-3-gallate) from green tea and ferulic acid found in carrots. Alzheimers progression is characterised by amyloid beta forming, clogging up the […]

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A ketogenic diet can help prevent dementia

A recent study published in Nature, has demonstrated that a ketogenic diet (KD) enhanced neurovascular functions and increased beneficial gut microbiota in young healthy mice. This important research identified that the KD improved cerebral blood flow and P-glycoprotein transports across the blood brain barrier responsible for removing amyloid-beta. The KD also increased the number beneficial […]

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A keto diet improves fatigue recovery after exhaustive exercise

Marathons and prolonged exercise are normally accompanied by muscle and organ damage. The fatigue associated with this exercise sometimes results in an inability to regularly exercise. Researchers compared a keto diet to a normal higher carbohydrate diet which were assessed for the markers of damage over an 8 week period. The results of the research […]

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