Archive | June, 2012

Functional Health Care

29 Jun

The main goal in functional healthcare is to find person-specific rather than disease-specific approaches. Every person has different nutritional requirements so they can produce energy efficiently and perform all the other functions efficiently. Some people don’t do well eating red meat, yet some people become incredibly weak without red meat. Some people drink too much […]

Your Metabolic Engines

19 Jun

There are five metabolic control systems that determine how efficiently your body and mind work. They control your energy production; they control the function of your heart and circulation; they control the function of your brain and nervous system; they determine your efficiency of digestion and use of nutrients; they control the chemical balance in […]

A Fishy Thing About Fish Oils

5 Jun

Many people get symptomatic relief from taking fish oil because the omega 3s relieve inflammatory symptoms associated with an excess of omega 6 fatty acids. The clinical results obtained from omega 3s derived solely from their ability to block the conversion of omega 6 PUFAs into pro-inflammatory prostaglandins. Those apparently beneficial results are felt very […]