Curcumin Boosts AMPK Activation, Prevents Fatty Liver

Several new studies show that curcumin activates the enzyme AMPK, along with related fat burning gene signals, thus preventing the build up of fat in liver cells. 

AMPK (AMP-activated protein kinase) is a pivotal cell enzyme required to orchestrate the burning of fat and sugar. The first study was trying to figure out if curcumin had a mechanism that could specifically help protect against non-alcohol fatty liver disease; a common consequence of obesity-related health problems. This study showed that curcumin turned on AMPK, induced fat burning, while inhibiting fat deposition in liver cells. The researchers concluded that these mechanisms were adequate to conclude that, &#8…

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Low Energy? Detect Thyroid Related Fatigue

Energy is the backbone of life. All systems in your body need energy to function properly. How you produce and distribute energy is complex; thyroid hormone function has a major impact on all of your energy systems. However, not all fatigue or tiredness is due to thyroid malfunction. How do you tell the difference?

Thyroid hormone governs the basal metabolic rate, which is like the idling speed of a car engine. Even when you are sitting in a chair or sleeping your 100 trillion cells keep making energy. This type of energy production is the foundation for all other energy and hormonal systems. If it is not up to par, no other system in your body works as well as it should.  <…

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From alpha testing to the QUERCUS 200

So I feel this warrants a new diary.

Here is the old diary for reference:

http://weight-loss.fitness.com/threads/56548-The-big-oak-(Quercus)-needs-to-drop-some-dead-limbs!

I just returned from my doctor and my back ailments will need surgery to correct them. My only chance to avoid surgery is if the pain is manageable without the surgery. So now to do what I can do to avoid the scalpel.

I was 326 this morning. I have limited mobility at the moment so exercise will be…

From alpha testing to the QUERCUS 200…

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Newbie here! Loosing weight for trying to conceive …

Hi guys,
I thought id join a forum for extra help maybe?
Well I've just had a second miscarriage. I have no children yet.
I suffer is polytheistic Ovaries which is more common in over weight women, but is no treatment for it and can cause miscarriages. I know that the doctor will say I need to loose weight before putting me on medication or referring me to a fertility specialist.
I need to loose 5-6 stone to be in my healthy weight range.
Any advise or any similar stories would be greatly…

Newbie here! Loosing weight for trying to conceive ……

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FDA: Wait a Month to Donate Blood After Travel to Zika-Prone Areas

Four weeks is long enough for the virus to pass out of the body, agency says

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FDA: Wait a Month to Donate Blood After Travel to Zika-Prone Areas

Four weeks is long enough for the virus to pass out of the body, agency says

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Related MedlinePlus Pages: Blood Transfusion and Donation, Zika Virus…

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FDA: Wait a Month to Donate Blood After Travel to Zika-Prone Areas

Four weeks is long enough for the virus to pass out of the body, agency says

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Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Blood Transfusion and Donation, Zika Virus…

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9 Superfood Upgrades That Will Make Your Meals Even Healthier

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FDA: Wait a Month to Donate Blood After Travel to Zika-Prone Areas

Four weeks is long enough for the virus to pass out of the body, agency says

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Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Blood Transfusion and Donation, Zika Virus…

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