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Cancer Hijacks the Microbiome to Glut Itself on Sugar

Cancer Hijacks the Microbiome to Glut Itself on Glucose Summary: Researchers report leukemia undercuts the normal ability of cells to consume glucose, leaving more glucose available to help feed the growth of cancer cells. Source: University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Cancer needs energy to drive its out-of-control growth. It gets energy in the form

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Alcohol causes gut damage allowing bacteria to escape from your gut into the blood stream

Eat whole foods or nuts rich in magnesium, potassium and calcium before drinking alcohol late afternoon. Connie How Alcohol Ruins Your Health By Dr Mercola Acutely, alcohol depresses your central nervous system, which slows down the communication between your brain cells. Your limbic system, which controls emotions, is also affected. This is why alcohol consumption

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Alzheimer clues

Alzheimer can start from lack of sense of taste, memory problems and lack of sleep. Connie Dello Buono DETECTING DIMINISHING DOPAMINE FIRING CELLS IN BRAIN COULD REVEAL EARLIEST SIGNS OF ALZHEIMER’S NEUROSCIENCE NEWSMARCH 27, 2018 According to researchers, if the ventral tegmental area is unable to produce the correct amount of dopamine for the hippocampus,

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How the digestive tract communicates with the brain

SOME GUT FEELINGS ARE A RED FLAG NEUROSCIENCE NEWSMARCH 21, 2018 Researchers report gut-to-brain signals can influence emotions, mood and decision making, prompting people to avoid situations that make them feel uneasy.… READ MORE… FEATUREDNEUROSCIENCEPSYCHOLOGY4 MIN READ TOP 20 NEUROSCIENCE NEWS STORIES OF 2017 NEUROSCIENCE NEWSJANUARY 2, 2018 2018 is almost upon us. We thought it

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Trigger for autoimmune disease identified and link for chronic illness

CALL FOR TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY TO BE RECLASSIFIED AS CHRONIC DISEASE NEUROSCIENCE NEWSAUGUST 26, 2010 Researchers at the UTMB, Galveston are calling for traumatic brain injury to be defined and managed as a chronic disease. … READ MORE… STUDY UNCOVERS MARKER FOR A CHRONIC BRAIN DISEASE NEUROSCIENCE NEWSAUGUST 23, 2016 Researchers have pinpointed a specific marker that

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