Tagged: glucose

cancer and sugar

Refined Sugar Promotes Cancer

Unfolding research led by Harvard Medical School professor Dr. Lewis Cantley has determined that refined sugar stimulates the growth of cancer cells into tumors, and then larger tumors. The discovery was recently broadcast by CBS’ 60 Minutes, in a piece that also highlighted...

oxidative stress and breathing

Deep Breathing Reduces Oxidative Stress

Medical researchers from Italy’s University of Camerino have found that diaphragmatic breathing – breathing from the diaphragm – reduces oxidative stress, and helps normalize insulin and blood sugar levels. The researchers tested sixteen amateur cyclists, eight of which used diaphragmatic breathing in a...

HFCS

Hi Fruct Corn Syrup Raises Triglycerides

A new study from the Department of Internal Medicine at Eberhard-Karls University in Germany has confirmed that high fructose corn syrup significantly raises triglyceride levels. The research was performed on twenty healthy volunteers with an average age of 30 years old. They were...