Fructose Sugar A Chronic Poison, High Intake Causes Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, Fatty Liver Disease

In 2009, Dr. Robert H. Lustig of the University of California at San Francisco presented enlightening insights on why the campaign by mainstream medical doctors and the US government to have people eat a lower fat diet has caused skyrocketing … Continue reading

Calorie Control Weight Management Formula Aims for Safe Weight Loss Via Propolmannan Fiber, Phase 2 Complex Carb Blocker, Green Tea Fat Blocker, and Irvingia Appetite Control

In 2010, Life Extension announced a new Calorie Control Weight Management Formula product. This product combines a new fiber ingredient called propolmannan with three of the ingredients from previous successful Life Extension weight loss products including Enhanced Irvingia with Calorie … Continue reading

L-Carnitine Helps Reduce LDL Cholesterol, Triglycerides, Blood Glucose, and Insulin in Fatty Liver Disease and Diabetes Patients

The inexpensive supplement L-carnitine has been found in multiple studies of patients with diabetes or fatty liver disease to greatly amplify the beneficial effects of improved diet and lipase-blocker drugs such as orlistat (Alli). It appears the supplement has low … Continue reading

Tired All the Time for Months or Years? Here’s A Resource With Many Possible Explanations.

While recently writing about adrenal fatigue, depression, and anxiety, I’ve been doing a lot of reading on chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia (also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis), and hormonal imbalances that are also commonly associated with severe fatigue, chronic pain, and … Continue reading

Life Extension Discount on New Calorie Control Weight Management Formula

Life Extension has announced a discounted price of $28.00 per bottle of its new Calorie Control Weight Management Formula product. Read through to the end of this article for the discount code.

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Free Webinar on Anti-Aging Supplements Including PQQ

Life Extension will be presenting a free webinar (web-based seminar) on Wednesday, November 10, 2010, starting at 7pm EST (6pm EST, 5pm MST, 4pm WST). The presenter is Michael Smith, MD. He will be talking about a variety of anti-aging supplements including PQQ, a vitamin-like substance first discovered in 1979 but only recently starting to be well understood.

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Vitamin-Like PQQ Offers Antioxidant, Neuroprotective, and Mitochondrial Health Benefits

PQQ is a vitamin-like nutrient that may be very important to the functioning of mitochondria in animals and humans. Research is showing that it protects mitochrondria in cells from oxidative damage and may also help increase the number of energy-producing mitochondria. It also appears to help protect neurons from oxidative damage similar to that believed to be involved in various neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases. Yet PQQ is not found in high quantities in most Western foods, unlike typical foods in the Japanese diet which are relatively high in PQQ. Thus there may be good use for PQQ supplements. Unfortunately, they are widely sold as of yet.

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Watch Out For The Common Deadly Liver Poison In Your Medicine Cabinet

If you’re like most people, lurking in your medicine cabinet is a common but deadly poison that you mistakenly think is a safe painkiller. If you’ve got children, you may have even used it on them without understanding the risks. Watch out, it might land you or a loved one in the hospital or a morgue.

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