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Excess Fat & Assessing Your Healthy Numbers

Excess Fat & Assessing Your Healthy Numbers

| June 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Having excess fat is not a disease. However, it can be an outward manifestation of internal imbalances that lead to conditions such as diabetes, “heart attacks”, strokes, Alzheimer’s, autoimmune conditions, asthma, poor surgical outcomes and poor pregnancy outcomes. The way to assess whether excess fat is associated with the inflammation that leads to the above, […]

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Hormonal Reasons We’re Fat

Hormonal Reasons We’re Fat

| May 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

We’re fat for 3 basic hormonal reasons… One, is how much insulin we produce. The book “Why We Get Fat”, by Gary somebody, best documents the insulin connection. Insulin is the primary fat storage hormone. Secondly, one role of estrogen in humans is to stimulate growth of more fat cells. This comes in particularly handy […]

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