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Your body needs thyroid hormones to make cholesterol and to get rid of the cholesterol it doesn't need. When thyroid hormone levels are low (hypothyroidism), your body doesn't break down and remove LDL cholesterol as efficiently as usual. LDL cholesterol can then...read more
As science continues to emerge in gut research, novel gut bacteria are discovered. Akkermansia muciniphila has emerged as the “sentinel of the gut” and has been shown to promote gut barrier integrity, modulate immune response and inhibit inflammation. Adequate levels...read more
I have to wonder how the government dietary guidelines still recommends consuming three glasses of milk a day. Where is their evidence? A 2020 study published in the New England Journal of Medicine by Walter C. Willett, M.D., Dr.P.H., and David S. Ludwig, M.D., Ph.D....read more
Are you having a hard time losing extra weight even though you’re exercising regularly and eating healthy foods? Starving yourself to get in shape isn't good for your body, and excessive exercise may not be good too! These are both extremes, most people’s needs fall...read more
Online school means more time in front of screens. It’s necessary for learning but not so great for our kids’ metabolism. For reference—here are the latest obesity statistics for children from the CDC: 😢 14% of US preschool children are obese 😢 18% of US...read more
Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability and death in the United States. It can cause blindness, nerve damage, kidney disease, and other health problems if it’s not controlled. 84 million adults in the United States are at high risk of developing type 2...read more