Tag: PUFA

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Media: Endotoxin (LPS) drives obesity/diabetes

I did not think we will ever see such a headline in a major news outlet, but…

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Regaining weight post diet/exercise due to lowered metabolism by increased PUFA in cardiolipin

This is by far the most significant study I have seen come out in the last 2-3…

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PUFA, not sugar, causes eye damage associated with diabetes/aging

An amazing pair of new studies that coincidentally (synchronicity!) came out at the same time, but without…

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Century-long metabolic decline, not less exercise and/or more eating, causing the obesity epidemic

I did a few posts years ago on the alarming findings that the youngest generations are among…

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Aspirin / eugenol can remove lipofuscin from cells

One of the visible hallmarks of aging is the accumulation of so-called “age pigment” or “aging spots”,…

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Blocking PUFA metabolism may treat Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

The disease ALS needs no introduction. It is perhaps the most dreaded disease in current/former athletes as…

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PUFA metabolite (prostaglandin) promotes lipolysis / fibrosis, causes obesity / diabetes

Just in case there are still doubts out there about just how detrimental PUFA is to our…

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Iron drives heart failure by fattening the heart; iron chelators may prevent/cure

Recommending high intake of iron is one of the most common dietary recommendations of registered dieticians, as…

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Diabetes, Alzheimer’s, cancer are bioenergetic diseases; PUFA may be the cause

The bad news for PUFA (in this case linoleic acid) just keep piling on. At this point,…

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PUFA damages mitochondria, blocks mitophagy, leads to heart damage

I can’t get access to the full study text, so the comments I have here are based…