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The 8 Deadly Scourges that Shorten our Life Span, Part 2

Posted by William on October 28, 2011

Health enemy number 4

Diabetes

The vast majority of cases of diabetes are caused by insulin resistance also known as Syndrome X. This means that the body becomes resistant to the effects of insulin and eventually blood sugar levels rise. The elevated levels of insulin and blood sugar damage the cells of the body resulting in damage to the blood vessels, heart, kidneys, eyes and the nervous system. WAIT! There is more to read… read on »

The 8 Deadly Scourges that Shorten our Life Span, Part 1

Posted by William on October 21, 2011

Heart disease

Heart disease is caused by inflammatory damage to the arteries that supply the heart. More than half of those who have a heart attack have normal cholesterol levels and there is much more to heart disease than cholesterol alone. The damage to the arteries is caused by oxidation of the bad cholesterol (known as LDL cholesterol), excess levels of the toxic protein homocysteine and free radicals. WAIT! There is more to read… read on »