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    Which Over-the Counter Drug Is Best For Neck/Back Pain & Joint Pain (Arthritis)? - Dr. Mandell, DC
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    If this is NOT snake oil it will be nothing short of revolutionary.


    New therapy device heals the body by reprogramming cells
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    Researchers have developed a device that can switch cell function to rescue failing body functions with a single touch. The technology, known as Tissue Nanotransfection (TNT), injects genetic code into skin cells, turning those skin cells into other types of cells required for treating diseased conditions.

    Although cellular therapies represent a promising strategy for a number of conditions, current approaches have faced major translational hurdles, including limited cell sources and the need for cumbersome pre-processing steps.

    A new device developed at The Ohio State University can start healing organs in a "fraction of a second," researchers say.

    The technology has the potential to save the lives of car crash victims and even deployed soldiers injured on site. It's a dime-sized silicone chip that "injects genetic code into skin cells, turning those skin cells into other types of cells required for treating diseased conditions," according to a release.

    In the study published in Nature Nanotechnology, first author Daniel Gallego-Perez of Ohio State demonstrated that the technique worked with up to 98 percent efficiently.




    In lab tests, one touch of TNT completely repaired injured legs of mice over three weeks by turning skin cells into vascular cells.

    And, it not only works on skin cells, it can restore any type of tissue, Chandan Sen, director of the Center for Regenerative Medicine and Cell-Based Therapies, said. For example, the technology restored brain function in a mouse who suffered a stroke by growing brain cells on its skin.

    "It takes just a fraction of a second. You simply touch the chip to the wounded area, then remove it," said Chanda n Sen, PhD, director of the Center for Regenerative Medicine and Cell-Based Therapies at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. "At that point, the cell reprogramming begins."

    This is a breakthrough technology, because it's the first time cells have been reprogrammed in a live body. Current cell therapy methods are high risk, like those that introduce a virus and include multiple steps. There are no known side effects to TNT and treatment is less than a second, Sen said.

    "This technology does not require a laboratory or hospital and can actually be executed in the field," Sen said. "It's less than 100 grams to carry and will have a long shelf life."

    In a series of lab tests, researchers applied the chip to the injured legs of mice that vascular scans showed had little to no blood flow. "We reprogrammed their skin cells to become vascular cells," Sen said. "Within a week we began noticing the transformation."

    By the second week, active blood vessels had formed, and by the third week, the legs of the mice were saved--with no other form of treatment.

    "It extends the concept known as gene therapy, and it has been around for quite some time," said study collaborator James Lee, PhD, a professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at Ohio State. "The difference with our technology is how we deliver the DNA into the cells."

    It is awaiting FDA approval, but Sen, who has been working on this for four years, expects TNT will be tested on humans within the year. He says he's talking with Walter Reed National Medical Center now.

    "We are proposing the use of skin as an agricultural land where you can essentially grow any cell of interest," Sen said.

    "What's even more exciting is that it not only works on the skin, but on any type of tissue," Sen said. In fact, researchers were able to grow brain cells on the skin surface of a mouse, harvest them, then inject them into the mouse's injured brain. Just a few weeks after having a stroke, brain function in the mouse was restored, and it was healed.

    Because the technique uses a patient's own cells and does not rely on medication, researchers expect it to be approved for human trials within a year.

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    Plantar Fasciitis Fast Pain Relief Remedy (1 Ingredient: Bottle Water) - Dr Alan Mandell, DC
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    NO Pain Pill for Sciatica / Do These Proven Medical Remedies First - Dr. Alan Mandell, DC
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    Sciatica is a very painful condition that stems from the lower back region and makes its way down under the buttocks and into the legs and feet. Pain, numbness, tingling, burning, and weakness are common symptoms. These medical remedies are proven to help most sciatica/lower back conditions.

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    The Miracle Healing of Manuka Honey - Dr Alan Mandell, DC
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    Manuka honey is made by bees that feed on the flowers of the manuka bush, also known as the tea tree, in New Zealand. Manuka honey has an antibacterial component that sets it apart from other honeys. Manuka honey is antimicrobial and antiviral. It is also an antioxidant that can help to increase vitality and immunity. Manuka honey has been found to be effective against a range of bacteria including Helicobacter pylori (which causes most stomach ulcers); Escherichia coli (the most common cause of infected wounds) and Streptococcus pyogenes (which causes sore throats).

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    Neck Pain Gone in Seconds (Self-Help Myofascial Trigger Point Correction) - Dr Alan Mandell, DC
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    Pain attributed to muscle and its surrounding fascia is termed myofascial pain, with cervical myofascial pain it occurs following either overuse or trauma to the muscles that support the shoulders and neck. Myofascial pain in any location is characterized on examination by the presence of trigger points located in skeletal muscle. A trigger point is defined as a hyperirritable area located in a palpable, taut band of muscle fibers. I will teach you how to find these trigger points in 3 of the main muscles in the neck region, and show you how to correct them.

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    Psychology of Self Esteem: Impact of Social Media on Health
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    Psychology of Self Esteem: Impact of Social Media on Health

    Study

    Conducted by a behavioral psychologist, Clarissa Silva, for The Huffington Post

    A in-depth interview with men and women, ranging from ages 28-73, that are active social media users, and found that:

    60% of people using social media reported that it has impacted their self-esteem in a negative way, 50% reported social media having negative effects on their relationships, and 80% reported that is easier to be deceived by others through their sharing on social media

    Social Comparison Theory

    Humans are social creatures by nature and as social creatures, comparison to others is inevitable - People use social comparisons to validate their own lives, sometimes unknowingly

    The social comparison theory describes how people self-evaluate themselves based on social comparisons to others and encompasses the idea that individuals have a drive to gain accurate self-evaluations about themselves through the comparison of others

    With the emergence of so many different types of social media, platforms for social comparison are increasing

    Instead of just being able to compare oneself to a person standing in the same room, there are now many social media outlets to exacerbate comparisons with millions of people

    Creating Perfect Illusions

    Paradox Effect

    The paradox effect involves creating the illusion of having more social engagement, social capital, and popularity, but masking one’s true persona - with social media, we are creating an illusion of a life that isn’t real through our online profiles

    The person you portray on social media and the true you, can create a double consciousness - Your self on social media is constantly seeking more validation through electronic likes, not life

    Social media users forget to take into account that a lot of what they are seeing is carefully orchestrated , fake - It's not real life.

    Everyone, friends, family, and ourselves tend to only post the best versions of ourselves and our lives

    The post you see is most likely the best out of a shoot of 100 - people create perfect illusions of themselves online because they seek attention and want to be viewed positively.

    No one’s true, unaltered life is ever accurately represented on social media

    “Likes”

    Social media becomes an extension of our identity - That makes our posts, pictures, and activities like virtual possessions or pieces of ourselves. make perfect photos, increase our popularity, have the nicest profile, and get the most views and likes

    Makes us feel anxiety over how many likes we get after we post a picture - When we post something that doesn't get a lot of likes, we can feel rejected, which causes our self-worth to take a hit

    Getting more “likes” than someone else will cause positive feelings of self-worth, while getting fewer “likes” will cause negative feelings of self-worth. A “like” occurs when - and is a way for - an individual to communicate their approval - like an easier visual of approval

    Interruption of Life

    The good, healthy things about life, like hanging out with friends and family, learning something new in school, watching your kids in a play, or seeing something beautiful in nature, are often interrupted by our social media lives

    We are not fully engaged in the healthy activities of life because we want to document them to make us look interesting on social media and we become detached from reality

    References

    1) Social Media's Impact On Self-Esteem | HuffPost. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/s...

    2) “Likes” for Self-Love? The Effects of Social Media on Self-Perception Retrieved from http://vc.bridgew.edu/cgi/viewcontent...

    3) To like, or not to like: how social media affects self-esteem | The Sundial. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://sundial.csun.edu/2015/03/to-li...
     
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    How Eating a Few Dates a Day Can Help Your Heart, Brain, & Body - Dr Alan Mandell, DC
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    My Top 7 Healthy Coffee Creamer Substitutes - Boost Testosterone & Burn Fat
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    Good Morning guys, Seniority Health!

    Toby here, I’m just enjoying some morning coffee like a lot of you guys out there are probably doing too.

    And, like most guys out there, I used to always put in cream and sugar - it was a no-brainer… But, when was the last time you looked at the ingredients in those creamers?

    Look at this - you see that right here? That’s soy… And if you haven’t heard me tell you this a million times over, soy is estrogenic - meaning it literally kills your testosterone.

    And while cream and sugar is better than artificial creamers, it still makes your coffee unhealthy. If you can learn how to love black coffee, it’ll tremendously help you to lose fat.

    I challenge you to start using these creamer alternatives in your coffee for the next week

    First thing I have here is Cinnamon.

    If you want to maximize flavor without adding extra calories, cinnamon is a top-notch add-in. Brew your coffee with a cinnamon stick so the jazzed-up spice has time to infuse, or add a dash to your cup to enjoy your own version of a holiday specialty drink sans all the sugar. According to research from the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, it’s packed with manganese, iron, and calcium and has been known to reduce inflammation, help lower sugar and triglyceride levels in the blood, soothe nausea, and aid in fat burning.

    Next we have some Vanilla Extract.

    If you love the taste of coffee creamers, but don’t love all the processed sugar and added fat, try vanilla extract or vanilla bean for a hit of flavor. Add a few drops of pure extract to your pot of coffee or add a vanilla bean to your coffee grounds so the flavor infuses before you brew. It’s known for being a brain superfood in its ability to boost mental performance, mood, and overall brain health. Vanilla is also used to calm stomach aches (due to hunger pangs and digestion), reduce joint pain, relieve stress, even cure male impotency.

    #3 on the list is Unsweetened Coconut Milk

    Unsweetened coconut milk is the perfect add-in if you’re lactose intolerant, cutting out dairy for dietary purposes (i.e. the Paleo diet), or just want a low-calorie milk substitute course coconut milk adds a light coconut flavor to coffee and lightens up your brew, but it's also closest in texture to whole milk. You can combine the vanilla extract with the coconut milk to create a homemade, lower calorie creamer.

    Now, here we have some Ground Ginger.

    You might not use ginger a lot in everyday cooking, but think about it this way: If you like gingerbread, you’ll love ginger coffee. Add a few slices of fresh ginger root or a couple tablespoons (or teaspoons depending on your container) of ginger powder to your coffee grounds. Aside from treating gas and bloating, ginger root can also help soothe sore throats and colds, ease the pain from arthritis, and reduce inflammation, lowering your risk for prostate cancer, according to research published in Herbal Medicine.

    With the holidays coming up, we have some Peppermint Oil here.

    Add peppermint oil extract to your brew, but add sparingly; peppermint can be overbearing in high amounts. You may not associate peppermint oil with health benefits, but it contains a bevy of vitamins and minerals such as iron, magnesium, calcium, and vitamins A and C.

    Next-to-last is some Maple Extract.

    Try adding a bit of maple extract to your coffee grounds for a sweet kick. The extract is lower in sugar and not nearly as thick as natural maple syrup, so you get all the flavor you love without the sticky mess.

    Last, but not least, is Raw Cacao Powder.

    Add about one teaspoon of raw ground cacao powder to the bottom of your cup before brewing, or purchase cocoa beans and grind them with your go-to coffee beans to create your own specialized grounds. Research published in the journal Circulation also found cocoa to have anti-inflammatory benefits, which have a beneficial effect on insulin resistance, and blood platelet function.

    There you have it, fellas. My Top 7 Coffee Creamer Substitutes, Head out and grab a few that caught your eye, and for the next week, only use those instead of that test-killing creamer you may have been using.

    Make sure to “LIKE” and “SHARE” this video as well, and hit the “SUBSCRIBE” button so you can see what I have in store for you next week.

    This is Toby, and remember - you’re never too old, and it’s never too late.

    I’ll see you next week.

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    What Happens To Body When You Eat Oatmeal Every Day!
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    Is oatmeal healthy for us? Should we be eating oatmeal everyday? What happens to our body when we eat oatmeal everyday? How much oatmeal do we have to eat to get benefits? Why is oatmeal so good for us? Have there been any studies done on oatmeal? Keep listening as Dr Michael Greger and I answer these questions......

    Cholesterol-lowering effects of oat β-glucan.
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    Association Between Dietary Whole Grain Intake and Risk of Mortality
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    Oatmeal and The Liver

    Oat prevents obesity and abdominal fat distribution, and improves liver function in humans.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2...

    Increasing whole grain intake as part of prevention and treatment of nonalcoholic Fatty liver disease.
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2...

    Avena sativa (Oat), a potential neutraceutical and therapeutic agent: an overview.
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    What Fasting Does to Your Immune System - Superhero Cells
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    What Fasting Does to Your Immune System - Superhero Cells: Thomas DeLauer

    Cell Regeneration

    A study from USC found that prolonged fasting (2-3 days) can reset and regenerate the immune system - resulted in the depletion of white blood cells and triggered stem cell-based regeneration of new immune system cells

    Found that white blood cells are broken down during fasting, which in turn forces the stem cells in your body to produce more (1)

    Insulin and Immune Health

    People with insulin resistance have cells throughout their bodies that don’t use insulin effectively - means the cells have trouble absorbing glucose, which causes a buildup of sugar in their blood.

    Research from the Journal of Immunology found that high levels of insulin prevent a type of immune cell called regulatory T cells – or Tregs – from doing their job to suppress inflammation

    T cell, also called T lymphocyte, type of leukocyte (white blood cell) that is an essential part of the immune system - originate in the bone marrow and mature in the thymus (2)

    Fasting and Insulin

    When you fast for an extended period of time, the fat deposits that have accumulated over time become the fuel that cells need to operate. As a result, the size of the excess fat droplet gets smaller over time.

    As the size of the lipid droplet in muscle and liver cells decrease, those cells become more responsive to insulin

    Autophagy

    Autophagy is a natural process in which your body removes toxins and estrogenic chemicals and recycles damaged cell components

    In the brain, upregulation of autophagy is strongly neuroprotective while disruption of autophagy causes neurodegeneration.

    In the liver, upregulation of autophagy increases lipolysis (fat usage) and insulin sensitivity, while disruption of autophagy leads to prediabetes and metabolic syndrome (3,4)

    Study

    A study looking at liver cells found that the number of autophagosomes increased 300% after 24 hours of fasting, and a further 30% around 48 hours of fasting - began to decline after 48 hours (5)

    Ketone Production and Inflammation

    The body begins, on average, burning ketones between 24-48 hours of fasting - BHB, in particular, has been found to benefit the immune system

    A study from the Yale School of Medicine found that exposing human immune cells to BHB following 2 days of fasting resulted in a reduced inflammatory response

    BHB blocks NLRP3 inflammasome by preventing K(+) efflux and reducing ASC oligomerization and speck formation - potassium efflux, ASC, and speck formation are common triggers of NLRP3 (6,7)

    Digestive Health

    Fasting acts as a “digestive reset” by giving the digestive tract time to rest from breaking down and absorbing food and helps it strengthen its mucosal lining - About 65% of the body's energy must be directed to the digestive organs after a meal

    This reduces intestinal inflammation and improves motility - leads to better nutrient absorption and improved bowel movement

    References

    1) Fasting triggers stem cell regeneration of damaged, old immune system | USC News. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://news.usc.edu/63669/fasting-tri...
    2) New role for insulin: affects immune system as well as metabolism. (2014, January 13). Retrieved from https://bcchr.ca/news/news/2014/01/13...
    3) Short-term fasting induces profound neuronal autophagy. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
    4) The Profound Benefits of Fasting (and Autophagy) | Synchro. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://besynchro.com/blogs/blog/the-...
    5) Short-term fasting induces profound neuronal autophagy: Autophagy: Vol 6, No 6. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/1...
    6) The ketone metabolite β-hydroxybutyrate blocks NLRP3 inflammasome-mediated inflammatory disease. - PubMed - NCBI. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2...
    7) Can Fasting Fight the Flu or Common Cold? (n.d.). Retrieved from https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/...
     

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