How Do Cancerous Tumors Grow? With Sugar!

New research finds that cancerous tumors feed on sugar to become more aggressive, as reported by the Science Daily. The study was a nine-year joint research effort that focused on the Warburg effect, which is the process by which cancer cells quickly break down sugar and stimulate the growth of tumors. “Our research reveals how the hyperactive sugar consumption…

CHEMICAL EXPOSURE LINKED TO RISING DIABETES, OBESITY RISK

Mounting evidence also indicates EDC exposure is connected to infertility, hormone-related cancers, neurological issues and other disorders Emerging evidence ties endocrine-disrupting chemical exposure to two of the biggest public health threats facing society – diabetes and obesity, according to the executive summary of an upcoming Scientific Statement issued today by the Endocrine Society. The statement’s…

These Toxic Chemicals Found to ‘Wreck Your Hormones’

$170 BILLION spent on managing exposure in EU A new study is attempting to measure the effects of toxic endocrine disrupting chemicals and understand their long term impact in the realms of finance, the environment, and personal health. What the researchers found was startling to say the least. The study, published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and…

Documentary Exposes How Sugar and Our Food System Fuels Obesity

In February, a study published in JAMA by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) declared that obesity ratesamong two- to five-year olds declined by 43 percent in the past decade, dropping from 14 percent in 2003 to eight percent in 2012. Obesity rates for other age groups were said to have “stabilized.”1 The findings were…