Vagus Nerve – Inflammation – Heart Rate Variability

In the brilliant scientific paper, ‘The pulse of inflammation: heart rate variability, the cholinergic anti-inflammatory pathway and implications for therapy,’ Dr. Jared M. Huston, Department of Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center discovered a neural control circuit that acts to keep the body’s cytokine production, and therefore inflammatory response, in check.[1] During the 1990s, the … Continue reading Vagus Nerve – Inflammation – Heart Rate Variability

Magnesium Deficiency and Childhood Strokes

Magnesium deficiency can cause metabolic changes that may contribute to heart attacks and strokes. – National Institute of Health J.B Handley, co-founder of Generation Rescue cuts to the chase when it comes to talking about the cause of autism. In an essay titled Vaccines Don’t Cause Autism, Pediatricians Do he says, “If a doctor sticks … Continue reading Magnesium Deficiency and Childhood Strokes

Study: Vitamin K may reverse arterial calcification

Arterial calcification, a process of hardening of the arteries, may be inhibited and even reversed with supplementation with high-dose vitamin K, suggests an animal study. Atherosclerosis, known as hardening or furring of the arteries is a key risk factor for cardiovascular disease, the cause of over 50 per cent of deaths in Europe and the … Continue reading Study: Vitamin K may reverse arterial calcification

What Can Pecans Do for Your Cardiovascular Health?

Source: What Can Pecans Do for Your Cardiovascular Health? by Dr. Edward Group Eating foods that can help you maintain a healthy heart, lower your cholesterol, and balance your blood pressure is important to preserving a high quality of life. Nutrient-dense nuts like walnuts, chestnuts, and pecans are recognized as an important component of any heart-healthy … Continue reading What Can Pecans Do for Your Cardiovascular Health?

11 Facts About Oxygen You Probably Didn’t Know

Source: 11 Facts About Oxygen You Probably Didn’t Know by Dr. Edward Group Do we take oxygen for granted? I think most of us realize that oxygen is critical for life, but we hardly ever think about it.[1] You probably know more details about the love life of the latest celebrity couple than the element that we … Continue reading 11 Facts About Oxygen You Probably Didn’t Know