Month: April 2010

http://www.endfatigue.com/web-newsletters/nl_55c_04-21-2010.html Two new studies suggest that osteoporosis medications (biphosphonates) can cause abnormal bone formation. This suggests that after five years of use, no further benefit is seen and that medication should be stopped for a while, or perhaps even long term. The good news? Natural alternatives are far more effective than the medications and can […]
A spot of sunbathing may be just the thing to lift a man’s libido, say experts after an Austrian study finds testosterone is boosted by vitamin D.
I became a client/patient of Corinne Furnari in 2004 after three different doctors had been unable to explain why I was becoming increasingly tired, although I looked like I was in perfect health. By the time I finally walked into Corinne’s office, I felt I had become a walking zombie. She very quickly diagnosed the […]
Sun, Mar 28 2010 By JoAnne Allen WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Bingeing on high-calorie foods may be as addictive as cocaine or nicotine, and could cause compulsive eating and obesity, according to a study published on Sunday. The findings in a study of animals cannot be directly applied to human obesity, but may help in understanding […]
Kapoor D. Eur J Endocrinol 2006; 254(6): 899-906. Testosterone replacement therapy improves insulin resistance, glycaemic control, visceral adiposity and hypercholesterolaemia in hypogonadal men with type 2 diabetes.
JAMA 2006;295:1288-1299. EL Ding. Harvard. Boston USA. Cross- sectional studies indicated that testosterone level was significantly lower in men with type 2 diabetes ….Similarly, prospective studies showed that men with higher testosterone levels (range, 449.6-605.2 ng/dL) had a 42% lower risk of type 2 diabetes
16 Aug 2005 A detectable decline in energy production by mitochondria — the organelles that are the cell’s furnace for energy production — seems to be a key problem leading to insulin resistance, and thus to type 2 diabetes, according to studies by Howard Hughes Medical Institute researchers. The research team said that insulin resistance […]