metabolism

Anti-Aging Solution: Less Food or More Nutrients?

Anti-Aging Solution: Less Food or More Nutrients?

I, for one, take little comfort in the recommendation to “age gracefully.” Is that really the only respectable action we can take when faced with the seemingly inevitable decline in mental and physical activity as we get older? Or is there evidence that we may be able to slow-down, possibly even reverse, some of those uninvited changes?

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L-carnitine: Re-opening Fat-clogged Mitochondria

L-carnitine: Re-opening Fat-clogged Mitochondria

Summer is the season for baseball games, county fairs and tempting foods. Hot dogs, cotton candy, pork rinds, sausages, fried dough…it may be OK to yield to these energy-rich, nutrient-poor treats on occasion. But, in this issue of the Health Journal, we examine how they can wreak havoc on our bodies if consumed too often.

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