Very HIGH Doses of Green Tea may affect the Thyroid

Flavonoids have been reported to have antithyroid and goitrogenic effect. The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether high doses of green and black tea have a harmful effect on thyroid physiology.Amplify’d from pubmedhh.nlm.nih.govU.S. National Library of MedicineTitle: Effect of different doses of un-fractionated green & black tea extracts on thyroid physiology.Journal: Hum Exp … Continue reading Very HIGH Doses of Green Tea may affect the Thyroid

Green Tea is Good for You

green tea has significant genoprotective effects and provide evidence for green tea as a 'functional food'.Amplify’d from pubmedhh.nlm.nih.govU.S. National Library of MedicineTitle: Genoprotective effects of green tea ( Camellia sinensis) in human subjects: results of a controlled supplementation trial.Journal: Br J Nutr; 2010 Sep 1 ; ():1-8. PubMed ID: 20807462.Abstract:Green tea is rich in polyphenolic … Continue reading Green Tea is Good for You

Some Soy (Tofu) and Green Tea May be Good for You

"suggest that an adequate nutritional treatment with polyphenols could be a highly recommended tool to fight against the detrimental effects of the lack of female sex hormones, through an improvement of the immune cell functions"Amplify’d from pubmedhh.nlm.nih.govTitle: Soybean and Green Tea Polyphenols Improve Immune Function and Redox Status in Very Old Ovariectomized Mice.Journal: Rejuvenation Res; … Continue reading Some Soy (Tofu) and Green Tea May be Good for You

Reader’s Digest: Bad News About Vitamin Tablets!!

"47 randomized trials involving almost 181,000 adults, researchers found that taking vitamins A, beta carotene and E, alone or in combination, actually increased a person's risk of dying by up to 16 percent."Amplify’d from http://www.rd.comThe Vitamin Myth While some vitamin supplements can boost your health, others may actually harm.By Neena Samuel Google "vitamins" and you … Continue reading Reader’s Digest: Bad News About Vitamin Tablets!!

Artificially sweetened soft drinks may increase the risk for preterm delivery

consumption of artificially sweetened soft drinks may increase the risk for preterm delivery,Amplify’d from cme.medscape.comconsumption of artificially sweetened soft drinks may increase the risk for preterm delivery, Artificially Sweetened Soft Drinks Linked to Preterm Delivery CME/CE News Author: Laurie Barclay, MD CME Author: Désirée Lie, MD, MSEdAugust 31, 2010 — Daily consumption of artificially sweetened … Continue reading Artificially sweetened soft drinks may increase the risk for preterm delivery

Vitamins E and C FAIL to prevent prostate and other cancer

Vitamins E and C FAIL to prevent prostate and other cancers in men: the Physicians' Health Study II randomized controlled trial.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govJAMA. 2009 Jan 7;301(1):52-62. Epub 2008 Dec 9.Vitamins E and C in the prevention of prostate and total cancer in men: the Physicians' Health Study II randomized controlled trial.ResourcesAll ResourcesLiteratureBookshelfJournals DatabaseMeSH DatabasePubMedPubMed CentralAll … Continue reading Vitamins E and C FAIL to prevent prostate and other cancer

Rational Decision Making/Irrational Decision Making

humans think we act rationally in most situations, especially in business or areas of our life that would seem to call for rational thinking (e.g., work). What Ori and Rom Brafman show instead is humans are irrational and will act in irrational ways in many situations. They call this being “swayed,” hence the book’s title.Amplify’d … Continue reading Rational Decision Making/Irrational Decision Making