Iodine, Metabolism and Oxygen

Though doctors and people do not normally associate iodine with oxygen, we have to see that iodine-carrying thyroid hormones are essential for oxygen-based metabolism. First increases of iodine and thyroid hormones increase red blood cell mass and increase the oxygen disassociation from hemoglobin.[1] Thyroid hormones have a significant influence on erythropoiesis, which is the process … Continue reading Iodine, Metabolism and Oxygen

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Diabetes – Acid Conditions and Treatment with Sodium Bicarbonate

A highly acidic pH level (created by all the above) puts the pancreas, liver, and all the body’s organs at risk. Because of the important role played by the liver in removing acid waste from the body, liver function is particularly at risk when acids accumulate. When acidity prevents the liver and pancreas from regulating … Continue reading Diabetes – Acid Conditions and Treatment with Sodium Bicarbonate

Scientists may have found a way to create universal blood. Here’s how it works.

Scientists think that they’ve found the key to creating universal blood — and it’s in your poop. At a press conference held by the American Chemical Society earlier this wee a team of chemists lead by Steve Withers from the University of British Columbia announced that they were able to identify an enzyme — found in gut … Continue reading Scientists may have found a way to create universal blood. Here’s how it works.

How young blood might help reverse aging. Yes, really | Tony Wyss-Coray

Tony Wyss-Coray studies the impact of aging on the human body and brain. In this eye-opening talk, he shares new research from his Stanford lab and other teams which shows that a solution for some of the less great aspects of old age might actually lie within us all.   Related Post 10 Things Your … Continue reading How young blood might help reverse aging. Yes, really | Tony Wyss-Coray