Category Archives: metabolic cleansing

glutathione

Glutathione is a bioactive amine and quite possibly one of the most important nutrients due to its dual role in supporting both liver and immune health. It is a tripeptide amino acid absorbed directly from food or synthesized in the … Continue reading

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metabolic cleansing overview

Metabolic Cleansing is a lifestyle orientated solution to blood sugar and inflammatory issues. Details about this cleansing program can be found here whilst details about the cleansing lifestyle can be found here. Involved is a removal of toxins from the body … Continue reading

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allergies and sensitivities

Allergies and sensitivities are often confused even though they are entirely different. That said, a sensitivity can lead to an allergy, and an allergy can in turn contribute to auto-immune disorders and chronic illness. The key factors involved are toxic … Continue reading

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asthma, hay fever, arthritis and the science of immunity

Asthma and Hay fever: Asthma affects bronchi of lungs causing swelling of mucous lining and excess production mucus leading to breathing difficulties; Hay fever involves allergenic reaction of nasal passages Reduce exposure to airborne allergens Identify and eliminate food allergies and … Continue reading

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cholesterol

Produced by the liver, Cholesterol is essential for many body functions that include Manufacture of sex hormones, fighting infection and repairing arterial damage Managing inflammation and healing tissue damage Delivering fat soluble vitamins. Providing the chemical base for the manufacture of … Continue reading

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cleansing lifestyle

Increase dietary Fiber from eating a Wholefood diet rich in legumes, wholegrains, fruit and vegetables. Fiber regulates blood sugar as well as assisting intestinal health. Fiber is also needed to assist the liver in the removal of toxins from the … Continue reading

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elimination lifestyle

Identify and remove (or avoid) chemicals, allergens and toxins in food, air, water, the home or place of work that cause sensitivity reactions ranging from fatigue, mental and emotional disorders to skin rashes, swelling, sneezing and restricted breathing Common allergy … Continue reading

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factors affecting immune health

Immune support: Exercise Increases motility of lymph fluids and the clearing of immune (and metabolic) wastes, as well as improves mood, increases metabolic rate and energy levels. Tai Chi and Yoga are especially useful with regards to calming the nervous … Continue reading

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free radicals, lipid peroxides and anti-oxidants

Free-Radicals (FRs) or Reactive Oxygen Species (ROSs) – molecules with unpaired electrons ROS are molecules with unpaired electrons that cause damage to other cells as they seek to out their missing electrons: they shoot through cell membranes, tearing holes, putting cells … Continue reading

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homocysteine

Homocysteine is an amino acid that functions as an intermediary in many vital body functions. Elevated levels in the blood are however dangerous. High blood levels cause the shearing of arteries (including arteries to the brain) due to its effect … Continue reading

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