Posts Tagged "brain"

Brain directly connected to immune system, says study

Posted on Jul 30, 2015 in Medical Rewind

Listen to what Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the June 8th Medical Rewind Show ***************************** In a discovery that overturns decades of textbook teaching, researchers have found that the brain is directly connected to the immune system by vessels previously thought not to exist. The discovery could have profound implications for diseases from autism to Alzheimer’s to multiple sclerosis, researchers said. “Instead of asking, ‘How do we study the immune response of the brain?’ ‘Why do multiple sclerosis patients have the immune...

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7 Ways Soda Poisons Your Brain & Body

Posted on Sep 10, 2014 in Health Optimization, News

Researchers from the University of Southern California (USC) presented findings at the 2014 Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior (SSIB) Annual Meeting that showed “daily consumption of beverages sweetened with high-fructose corn syrup or sucrose can impair the ability to learn and remember information, particularly when consumption occurs during adolescence.” Scott Kanoski, lead author of the study explained : “It’s no secret that refined carbohydrates, particularly when consumed in soft drinks and other beverages, can lead to metabolic disturbances. However, our findings reveal that...

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Medical Rewind – March 3rd

Posted on Mar 10, 2014 in Medical Rewind

If you missed this week’s Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay. Some of the things you will hear Dr. Buttar and Robert talk about in this week’s show are: Dr. Buttar knows full well what causes degradation of neural integrity in the brain and throughout the body, so how is it that scientists on the government payroll don’t? Does the NIH really need more money, or is this just another ruse to create another perpetual research rat hole that can never find what it will not seek? Why the...

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Brain Organizes Itself for Introspection as Children Age

Posted on Nov 26, 2010 in Uncategorized

SUNDAY, Nov. 14 (HealthDay News) — As children mature, increased synchronization between specific areas of the brain alter how they view themselves and others, a new study suggests. This includes an increasing aptitude for introspection, researchers say. Georgetown University Medical Center researchers used functional MRI to examine the activity of the five scattered brain regions that comprise what’s known as the default-mode network (DMN). It’s believed that the DMN — which is only active when the mind is at rest and allowed to wander or daydream — plays an...

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