Tag Archives: stem cells

Water fasting reboots the immune system

Going on a prolonged water fast for 72hrs or more forces your body into an energy-saving mode. While your body is saving energy it is also recycling damaged and unneeded immune cells. White blood cell counts will actually go down … Continue reading

Posted in Cancer, Health News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fasting is proven to be good for you!

A recent study in the journal Cell Press illustrates how cycles of fasting induces immune system regeneration by awaking stem cells from dormant state to one of self-renewal. Fasting for 4 days a time first lowers white blood cell counts … Continue reading

Posted in Health News, Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A grossly misguided trust:

A very recent study published in the journal Stem Cells found that radiation therapy for cancer treatment reprogrammed breast cancer cells into “induced breast cancer stem cells”. If that wasn’t enough, even if the radiation kills half of the tumor … Continue reading

Posted in Cancer, Health News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Radiation wipes out stem cells

Ionizing radiation exposure, whether accidental or deliberate, can be fatal. This is because of the widespread destruction that radiation does to hematopoietic stem cells in the bone marrow that make all blood cells. Some cancer treatments irradiate malignancies to destroy … Continue reading

Posted in Health News, Medical Madness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A drink to fetal stem cells!

Food Madness: Did you know that Pepsi uses human embryonic kidney (HEK-293) in the flavor enhancer process for their drinks? Sounds wild but the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) recently ruled that PepsiCo’s business doings with Senomyx, which produces the flavor … Continue reading

Posted in Food and Nutrition | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment