In the last decades, inflammatory diseases such as metabolic disorders, high blood pressure or heart disease, as well as degenerative processes have increased continuously. Along with them have the industrialization of food and the modern lifestyle. This leads to the questions: What causes inflammation? Does the food we eat cause inflammation? And…

Ok, let’s face it: We’re all getting older. However, some of us are aging way faster than others. Why is that? - you may wonder. Well, recent research has managed to get some answers on that question. While aging is a very complex process, involving many factors such as environmental, genetic and epigenetic , chronic inflammation is at the top of…

Your blood sugar is an essential measure of how healthy you are. High blood sugar is usually associated with all types of diabetes and it can damage your body and lead to further health issues. But even though sugar usually gets a bad rap, it’s not always bad. Learn here, what blood sugar is, when it’s produced and how it affects our body. Blood…

As you might have guessed, your food plays a major role in inflammation. What you eat sends information to your body so the type of foods that you eat can either turn on good or bad genes. Eating only hamburger and fries will naturally turn on the bad genes that lead to inflammation whereas eating healthy foods like broccoli will turn on good gene…

At the core of every disease lies some kind of inflammation. With acute inflammation the body repairs itself and simply moves on from whatever caused the inflammation. With chronic disease it’s not that simple. In the case of chronic inflammation the body is not able to remove the inflammatory agent and that’s when the inflammation becomes chronic…

What is inflammation exactly? What are inflammation causes and symptoms of inflammation? And what does an inflammation treatment look like? These are the questions we are looking at in this article. Inflammation affects almost every function of the human body, from gut health to aging to allergies and more. Chronic inflammatory diseases belong to…

Food allergies, food intolerances, food sensitivities - When it comes to the reaction of our body towards food, there is a lot to watch out for. Physical reaction to certain foods are common, but mostly they are not caused by a food allergy but rather a food intolerance. A lot of the time, people mix up those two even though the differences are…

Hormones control nearly every aspect for our body , from how we feel to how much energy we have during the day or how easily we are losing that little christmas pooch. They play a profound role in your appetite, weight, and mood just to mention a few areas of work. Your endocrine system, that is responsible for the hormone production, does a…

When in proper balance, hormones help the body thrive, leaving you feel energized and well. However, only small problems with hormones can be the cause of serious and life-altering symptoms. That is why it is crucial to listen to your body and be able to detect any imbalances in your hormonal system. In this introduction you’ll learn what hormones…