When people suffer from Alzheimer’s disease, it is not unusual for them to also experience depression. Now, researchers believe that being depressed might actually speed up the onset of this disease.
Alzheimer’s disease is characterized by memory loss, confusion, and emotional instability. Health experts have never been able to pinpoint the exact cause; however, they have determined the factors linked to a higher risk of getting the disease. These factors include: genetics, lifestyle and the environment.Read more
A happy and healthy stomach requires a balanced diet and healthy nutrition. A healthy stomach allows healthy bacteria to flourish while at the same time protecting the stomach from bad bacteria and food-borne illness. Many factors are at play in the stomach to ensure proper health. A recent study, which was published in PLOS Pathogen, identified a key protein that is involved in maintaining the delicate balance that helps to create an ideal environment within the stomach.
Most of us have a common goal at meal-time; to nourish our bodies with healthy food. Occasionally we may slip and allow an overly salty or sugary treat into our diets, but we are usually aware of what we are doing. That may not always be the case with glued meat. Glued meat is Transglutaminase, a powdery substance used to …Read more
Protein is generally recognized as a major component of our daily diets, allowing a resource for essential amino acids that comprise various hormones, enzymes and structural components of the body that promote good health. Without any protein in our daily diets, it may be possible to develop poor muscles and bones, as well as problems in maintaining normal activities in different body systems.
Protein is therefore essential for good health because it provides the building blocks for most of the …Read more