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Is Apple Cider Vinegar a Miracle Food?

Is Apple Cider Vinegar a Miracle Food  – What is the Evidence? By: Peter Fitschen, PhD Read Time: 6.7 oz of coffee Vinegar can be made from nearly any fermentable carbohydrate source, including apples.  To make vinegar, yeast ferment sugars into alcohol which is then converted into acetic acid by bacteria.  The final acetic acid concentration of commercially[…]

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2016: The Year in Review

I refuse to let this be the typical, boring, stock “Year in Review” where I tell you how wonderful we are and which articles were our “biggest hits” hoping you click on them. Hopefully I deliver on that refusal. This is raw, true, completely written off the cuff and unedited, as in I am writing[…]

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Fat Metabolism and Diabetes

By: Brad Dieter, PhD Read Time: 5 minutes Tl;dr: It appears that basal fat metabolism is the most “disturbed” aspect of metabolism in diabetes. Fat Metabolism and Diabetes The title of this piece alone should be enough to make you scratch your head. I mean everyone and their dog knows people with a “messed up”[…]

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Genetically Modified Organisms

By: Brad Dieter, PhD Read Time: .65 cups of coffee Tl;dr: Genetic modification of organisms (GMOs) should be viewed as a technology and blanket statements about how they are bad for human health are not supported by over 30 years of data. GMOs should be viewed on a case-by-case basis and careful thought should be given to[…]