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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 22:16:42 EST Suppression of Oxidative Stress by &#946;-Hydroxybutyrate, an Endogenous Histone Deacetylase Inhibit http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5247672 Science 11 January 2013: <BR> <BR> Vol. 339 no. 6116 pp. 211-214 <BR> <BR> DOI: 10.1126/science.1227166 <BR> Report <BR> Suppression of Oxidative Stress by &#946;-Hydroxybutyrate, an Endogenous Histone Deacetylase Inhibitor <BR>   <BR> Abstract <BR> <BR> Concentrations of acetyl–coenzyme A and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD+) affect histone acetylation and thereby couple cellular metabolic status and transcriptional regulation. We report that the ketone body D-&#946;-hydroxybutyr... Tue, 12 Feb 2013 11:25:40 EST Beneficial effects of intermittent fasting and caloric restriction on the cardiovascular and cerebro http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4799876 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/artic<BR>le/pii/S095528630400261X <BR> <BR> The Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry <BR> Volume 16, Issue 3, March 2005, pp. 129-137. <BR> <BR> "Intermittant Fasting (IF; reduced meal frequency) and caloric restriction (CR) extend lifespan and increase resistance to age-related diseases in rodents and monkeys and improve the health of overweight humans." <BR> <BR> "Interestingly, cellular and molecular effects of IF and CR on the cardiovascular system a... Thu, 22 Mar 2012 13:36:11 EST Acetic acid upregulates the genes for fatty acid oxidation to suppress body fat accumulation. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4798231 "We investigated the effect of acetic acid (AcOH) on the prevention of obesity in high-fat-fed mice." <BR> <BR> http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19469<BR>536 <BR> <BR> "In conclusion, AcOH supresses accumulation of body fat and liver lipids by upregulation of genes for PPARalpha and fatty-acid-oxidation-related proteins By alpha2 AMPK mediation in the liver." Wed, 21 Mar 2012 15:19:57 EST Study of the Relationship Between Lymphatic Dysfunction and Sedentarism.... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4795879 http://www.fpjournal.org.br/painel/arquivo<BR>s/1036-5_Linfocintilografia_Rev_3_2005<BR>_Ingles.pdf <BR> <BR> "There was a high incidence of lymphatic insufficiency in sedentary asymptomatic patients." Mon, 19 Mar 2012 22:22:54 EST Protective Effect of Fresh Radish Juice (Raphanus Sativus L.) Against Carbon Tetrachloride-induced H http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4795605 http://docsdrive.com/pdfs/ansinet/ijp/2008<BR>/130-134.pdf <BR> <BR> "The present liver-protective effect of fresh radish juice Is presumably due to it's sulphurated, phenolic, and terpenoid compounds." Mon, 19 Mar 2012 19:34:37 EST Metabolic Consequences of a High Dietary-Protein Intake in Adulthood http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4773912 Metabolic Consequences of a High Dietary-Protein Intake in Adulthood: Assessment of the Available Evidence <BR> Cornelia C. Metges1 and Christian A. Barth <BR> Department Biochemistry and Physiology of Nutrition, Deutsches Institut für Ernährungsforschung (German Institute of Human Nutrition) (DIfE), 14558 Bergholz-Rehbrücke, Germany <BR> <BR> <BR> <link>jn.nutrition.org/content/130/4/886.f<BR>ull </link> Tue, 6 Mar 2012 14:14:24 EST Diet, evolution, and aging..... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4772990 Diet, evolution and aging--the pathophysiologic effects of the post-agricultural inversion of the potassium-to-sodium and base-to-chloride ratios in the human diet. <BR> <BR> AuthorsFrassetto L, et al. Show all Journal <BR> Eur J Nutr. 2001 Oct;40(5):200-13. <BR> <BR> Affiliation <BR> University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA. <BR> <BR> Abstract <BR> Theoretically, we humans should be better adapted physiologically to the diet our ancestors were exposed to during millions of years... Tue, 6 Mar 2012 01:28:11 EST Does Meditation Inhance Cognition and Brain Plasticity? http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4770288 (Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor mentioned) <BR> http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.11<BR>96/annals.1393.002/abstract;jsessionid<BR>=18BE457F129D8969C750ED7C427C95B7.d01t<BR>02?userIsAuthenticated=false&deniedAcc<BR>essCustomisedMessage= Sun, 4 Mar 2012 16:01:57 EST Voluntary Exercise Induces a BDNF-Mediated Mechanism That Promotes Neuroplasticity http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4770272 http://jn.physiology.org/content/88/5/2187<BR>.short Sun, 4 Mar 2012 15:47:23 EST Study: Resillience to Chronic Stress is Mediated by Hippocampal Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4768679 Resilience to Chronic Stress Is Mediated by Hippocampal Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor <BR> Dekel Taliaz, Assaf Loya, Roman Gersner, Sharon Haramati, Alon Chen, and Abraham Zangen <BR> + Author Affiliations <BR> <BR> Department of Neurobiology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot 76100, Israel <BR> Abstract <BR> <BR> Chronic stress is a trigger for several psychiatric disorders, including depression; however, critical individual differences in resilience to both the behavioral and the... Sat, 3 Mar 2012 13:58:53 EST Gut microbiota interactions with obesity, insulin resistance & type 2 diabetes http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4639981 Gut microbiota interactions with obesity, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes: did gut microbiote co-evolve with insulin resistance? <BR> Esteve, Eduardo; Ricart, Wifredo; Fernández-Real, Jose-Manuel <BR> <BR> Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care . 14(5):483–490, September 2011. <BR> doi: 10.1097/MCO.0b013e328348c06d <BR> <BR> Abstract <BR> <BR> Purpose of review: The prevalence of obesity, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes has steadily increased in the last dec... Tue, 27 Dec 2011 11:28:51 EST Estrogen=appetite suppressant http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4639221 Reduction of food intake in the ovulatory phase of the menstrual cycle <BR> PM Lyons, AS Truswell, M Mira, J Vizzard and SF Abraham <BR> Department of Biochemistry, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. <BR> <BR> Food intake was weighed and recorded daily during one complete menstrual cycle in 18 healthy normally menstruating women. Urinary luteinizing hormone indicated the time of ovulation. Mean daily intakes of energy, macronutrients, and alcohol were calculated for five phas... Mon, 26 Dec 2011 20:33:21 EST Differential effects of macronutrient content in 2 energy-restricted diets on cardiovascular risk fa http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4639067 Differential effects of macronutrient content in 2 energy-restricted diets on cardiovascular risk factors and adipose tissue cell size in moderately obese individuals: a randomized controlled trial1,2,3,4 <BR> Salwa W Rizkalla, Edi Prifti, Aurélie Cotillard, Veronique Pelloux, Christine Rouault, Reginald Allouche, Muriel Laromiguière, LingChun Kong, Froogh Darakhshan, Florence Massiera, and Karine Clement <BR> + Author Affiliations <BR> <BR> 1From INSERM, U872, Nutriomique Team 7, and the Un... Mon, 26 Dec 2011 17:32:42 EST Effects of acute physical exercise on central serotonergic systems. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4638031 Effects of acute physical exercise on central serotonergic systems <BR> CHAOULOFF, FRANCIS <BR> <BR> Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise . 29(1):58-62, January 1997. <BR> Abstract <BR> <BR> This paper reviews data concerning the effects of acute physical exercise(treadmil running) in trained rats. Works from the 1980's have established that acute running increases brain serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine: 5-HT) synthesis in two ways. Lipolysis-elicited release of free fatty acids in the blo... Sun, 25 Dec 2011 18:24:47 EST Pyridoxine effect on synthesis rate of serotonin in the monkey brain. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4638027 <link>www.springerlink.com/content/0300-95<BR>64/ </link> Sun, 25 Dec 2011 18:16:58 EST Efficacy of vitamin B-6 in the treatment of PMS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4637971 http://www.bmj.com/content/318/7195/1375.s<BR>hort Sun, 25 Dec 2011 16:02:17 EST Efficacy of B-6 in the treatment of PMS. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4637967 PAPER <BR> Efficacy of vitamin B-6 in the treatment of premenstrual syndrome:systematic review <BR> BMJ 1999; 318 doi: 10.1136/bmj.318.7195.1375 (Published 22 May 1999) <BR> Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:1375 <BR> Clinical trials (epidemiology) Epidemiology Mood disorders (including depression) Psychiatry <BR> Article <BR> Related content <BR> Read responses (2) <BR> Article metrics <BR> Katrina M Wyatt, non-clinical lecturer in reproductive endocrinology (mea10@keele.ac.uk)a, Paul W Dimmock, re... Sun, 25 Dec 2011 16:00:28 EST Efficacy of B-6 in the treatment of PMS. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4637966 PAPER <BR> Efficacy of vitamin B-6 in the treatment of premenstrual syndrome:systematic review <BR> BMJ 1999; 318 doi: 10.1136/bmj.318.7195.1375 (Published 22 May 1999) <BR> Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:1375 <BR> Clinical trials (epidemiology) Epidemiology Mood disorders (including depression) Psychiatry <BR> Article <BR> Related content <BR> Read responses (2) <BR> Article metrics <BR> Katrina M Wyatt, non-clinical lecturer in reproductive endocrinology (mea10@keele.ac.uk)a, Paul W Dimmock, re... Sun, 25 Dec 2011 16:00:20 EST Efficacy of B-6 in the treatment of PMS. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4637965 PAPER <BR> Efficacy of vitamin B-6 in the treatment of premenstrual syndrome:systematic review <BR> BMJ 1999; 318 doi: 10.1136/bmj.318.7195.1375 (Published 22 May 1999) <BR> Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:1375 <BR> Clinical trials (epidemiology) Epidemiology Mood disorders (including depression) Psychiatry <BR> Article <BR> Related content <BR> Read responses (2) <BR> Article metrics <BR> Katrina M Wyatt, non-clinical lecturer in reproductive endocrinology (mea10@keele.ac.uk)a, Paul W Dimmock, re... Sun, 25 Dec 2011 15:59:50 EST Efficacy of B-6 in the treatment of PMS. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4637964 PAPER <BR> Efficacy of vitamin B-6 in the treatment of premenstrual syndrome:systematic review <BR> BMJ 1999; 318 doi: 10.1136/bmj.318.7195.1375 (Published 22 May 1999) <BR> Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:1375 <BR> Clinical trials (epidemiology) Epidemiology Mood disorders (including depression) Psychiatry <BR> Article <BR> Related content <BR> Read responses (2) <BR> Article metrics <BR> Katrina M Wyatt, non-clinical lecturer in reproductive endocrinology (mea10@keele.ac.uk)a, Paul W Dimmock, re... Sun, 25 Dec 2011 15:59:27 EST Regulation of exercise carbohydrate metabolism by estrogen and progesterone in women http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4637468 Regulation of exercise carbohydrate metabolism by estrogen and progesterone in women <BR> Tara M. D'Eon1, Carrie Sharoff1, Stuart R. Chipkin2, Dan Grow3, Brent C. Ruby4, and Barry Braun1 <BR> + Author Affiliations <BR> <BR> 1 Department of Exercise Science, University of Massachusetts, Amherst 01003; <BR> 2 Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism and <BR> 3 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199; and <BR> 4 Department of ... Sat, 24 Dec 2011 21:39:30 EST Estrogen-mediated effect on depression and memory in females. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4637463 Estrogen-mediated effects on depression and memory formation in females <BR> Tracey J. Shors , , Benedetta Leuner <BR> <BR> <BR> Purchase <BR> Department of Psychology and Center for Collaborative Neuroscience, Rutgers University, 152 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8020, USA <BR> Received 11 June 2001; Accepted 17 July 2001. Available online 31 January 2003. <BR> <BR> Abstract <BR> Women are twice as likely to suffer from depression as men. It has been proposed that the ovarian h... Sat, 24 Dec 2011 21:31:43 EST Is there a role for carbohydrate restriction in the treatment and prevention of cancer? http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4637453 Is there a role for carbohydrate restriction in the treatment and prevention <BR> of cancer? <BR> Klement RJ, Kammerer U. <BR> Nutr Metab (Lond). 2011 Oct 26;8(1):75. [Epub ahead of print] <BR> PMID: 22029671 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] Free Article <BR> [www.nutritionandmetabolism.com] <BR> <BR> Abstract <BR> <BR> Over the last years, evidence has accumulated suggesting that by <BR> systematically reducing the amount of dietary carbohydrates (CHOs) one could <BR> suppress, or at... Sat, 24 Dec 2011 21:17:45 EST Insulin/IGF-1 signaling pathways and longevity. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4637446 Genetic variation in insulin/IGF-1 signaling pathways and longevity. <BR> Ziv E, Hu D. <BR> Ageing Res Rev. 2011 Apr;10(2):201-4. Epub 2010 Sep 22. Review. <BR> PMID: 20868776 <BR> <BR> Abstract <BR> <BR> The insulin/IGF-1 pathway has been shown to affect lifespan and rate of <BR> aging in a variety of animals including worms, flies and mice. Genetic <BR> variation in this pathway may also affect human longevity. We review the <link>arc.crsociety.org/read.php?2,208019 </link> Sat, 24 Dec 2011 21:11:49 EST Insulin/IGF-1 signaling pathways and longevity. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4637445 Genetic variation in insulin/IGF-1 signaling pathways and longevity. <BR> Ziv E, Hu D. <BR> Ageing Res Rev. 2011 Apr;10(2):201-4. Epub 2010 Sep 22. Review. <BR> PMID: 20868776 <BR> <BR> Abstract <BR> <BR> The insulin/IGF-1 pathway has been shown to affect lifespan and rate of <BR> aging in a variety of animals including worms, flies and mice. Genetic <BR> variation in this pathway may also affect human longevity. We review the <link>arc.crsociety.org/read.php?2,208019 </link> Sat, 24 Dec 2011 21:11:22 EST The Role of Candida Albicans in Human Illness http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4617900 http://www.orthomolecular.org/library/jom/<BR>1981/pdf/1981-v10n04-p228.pdf Thu, 8 Dec 2011 14:04:09 EST JAMA Candida and Depression http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4617804 Depression and Candida <BR> <BR> David A. Edwards, MD <BR> [+] Author Affiliations <BR> Reno, Nev <BR> Since this article does not have an abstract, we have provided the first 150 words of the full text. <BR> EXCERPT <BR> <BR> To the Editor.— The reply given by Dr Coleman1 to the question regarding the potential relationship between Candida albicans and depression is in error. The clinical association between C albicans colonization and depression has appeared in the literature2 before Dr C... Thu, 8 Dec 2011 12:47:48 EST Moderate exercise protects mice from death due to influenza virus http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4616330 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/artic<BR>le/pii/S088915910500067X Wed, 7 Dec 2011 11:51:13 EST Acute Effects of Exercise or Sauna on Appetite in Obese and Nonobese Men http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4613319 <link>www.sciencedirect.com/science/articl<BR>e/pii/S0031938497003533 </link> Mon, 5 Dec 2011 12:50:06 EST Comparison of Serum Carotenoid Responses between Women Consuming Vegetable Juice and Women Consuming http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4590061 Abstract <BR> <BR> <link>m.cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/8/3/<BR>227.short </link> Fri, 18 Nov 2011 12:07:27 EST Nanoparticles can cause DNA damage across a cell barrier. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4586934 Nature Nanotechnology 4, 876 - 883 (2009) <BR> Published online: 5 November 2009 | doi:10.1038/nnano.2009.313 <BR> <BR> Subject terms: Nanomedicine | Environmental, health and safety issues <BR> <BR> ARTICLE LINKS <BR> Supplementary info <BR> SEE ALSO <BR> News and Views by Myllynen <BR> ARTICLE TOOLS <BR> Send to a friend <BR> Export citation <BR> Export references <BR> Rights and permissions <BR> Order commercial reprints <BR> Bookmark in Connotea <BR> SEARCH PUBMED FOR <BR> Gevdeep Bhab... Wed, 16 Nov 2011 10:52:52 EST Nanoparticles can cause DNA damage across a cell barrier. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4586927 Nature Nanotechnology 4, 876 - 883 (2009) <BR> Published online: 5 November 2009 | doi:10.1038/nnano.2009.313 <BR> <BR> Subject terms: Nanomedicine | Environmental, health and safety issues <BR> <BR> ARTICLE LINKS <BR> Supplementary info <BR> SEE ALSO <BR> News and Views by Myllynen <BR> ARTICLE TOOLS <BR> Send to a friend <BR> Export citation <BR> Export references <BR> Rights and permissions <BR> Order commercial reprints <BR> Bookmark in Connotea <BR> SEARCH PUBMED FOR <BR> Gevdeep Bhab... Wed, 16 Nov 2011 10:51:27 EST Nanoparticles can cause DNA damage across a cell barrier. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4586925 Nature Nanotechnology 4, 876 - 883 (2009) <BR> Published online: 5 November 2009 | doi:10.1038/nnano.2009.313 <BR> <BR> Subject terms: Nanomedicine | Environmental, health and safety issues <BR> <BR> ARTICLE LINKS <BR> Supplementary info <BR> SEE ALSO <BR> News and Views by Myllynen <BR> ARTICLE TOOLS <BR> Send to a friend <BR> Export citation <BR> Export references <BR> Rights and permissions <BR> Order commercial reprints <BR> Bookmark in Connotea <BR> SEARCH PUBMED FOR <BR> Gevdeep Bhab... Wed, 16 Nov 2011 10:50:50 EST Nanoparticles can cause DNA damage across a cell barrier. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4586921 Nature Nanotechnology 4, 876 - 883 (2009) <BR> Published online: 5 November 2009 | doi:10.1038/nnano.2009.313 <BR> <BR> Subject terms: Nanomedicine | Environmental, health and safety issues <BR> <BR> ARTICLE LINKS <BR> Supplementary info <BR> SEE ALSO <BR> News and Views by Myllynen <BR> ARTICLE TOOLS <BR> Send to a friend <BR> Export citation <BR> Export references <BR> Rights and permissions <BR> Order commercial reprints <BR> Bookmark in Connotea <BR> SEARCH PUBMED FOR <BR> Gevdeep Bhab... Wed, 16 Nov 2011 10:50:01 EST Dietary fibre.....cholesterol..... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4585346 Metabolism and Metabolic Studies <BR> Viscosity rather than quantity of dietary fibre predicts cholesterol-lowering effect in healthy individuals <BR> Vladimir Vuksana1a2a3 c1, Alexandra L. Jenkinsa1, Alexander L. Rogovika1, Christopher D. Fairgrievea1, Elena Jovanovskia1 and Lawrence A. Leitera1a2a3 <BR> a1 Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Clinical Nutrition and Risk Factor Modification Centre, Saint Michael's, 70 Richmond Street East, Toronto, ON, Canada M5C1N8 <BR> a2 Department of Nutriti... Tue, 15 Nov 2011 11:58:20 EST Putative effects of green tea on body fat.... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4585306 British Journal of Nutrition 14 Nov 2011 106 p.1297 <BR> <BR> The putative effects of green tea on body fat: an evaluation of the evidence and a review of the potential mechanisms. <BR> <BR> The increase in the prevalence of obesity in recent years has prompted research into alternative methods of modulating body weight and body fat. The last decade has reflected this with a surge in studies investigating the potential of green tea as a natural agent of weight loss, with a view to confirmin... Tue, 15 Nov 2011 11:32:09 EST Structure of Yerba Mate xanthines : theophylline (1,3-dimethylxanthine), theobromine (3,7- dimethylx http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4438295 <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/6/1/l616986492.jpg"> <BR> <link>onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/<BR>j.1750-3841.2007.00535.x/full </link> Sat, 20 Aug 2011 12:20:37 EST Investigation of the Tuber Constituents of Maca (Lepidium meyenii Walp.) http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4438231 <BR> Investigation of the Tuber Constituents of Maca (Lepidium meyenii Walp.) <BR> <BR> Sonia Piacente,† Virginia Carbone,‡ Alberto Plaza,† Aurelia Zampelli,† and Cosimo Pizza*† <BR> Dipartimento di Scienze Farmaceutiche, Università degli Studi di Salerno, via Ponte Don Melillo, 84084 Fisciano, Salerno, Italy, and Centro di Spettrometria di Massa Proteomica e Biomolecolare, Istituto di Scienze dell' Alimentazione, via Roma 52 A-C, 83100 Avellino, Italy <BR> J. Agric. Food Chem., 2002, 50 (2... Sat, 20 Aug 2011 11:31:01 EST Antimicrobial effectiveness of an herbal mouthrinse compared w/.... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4437465 J Am Dent Assoc, Vol 139, No 5, 606-611. <BR> © 2008 American Dental Association <BR> <BR> RESEARCH <BR> Antimicrobial Effectiveness of an Herbal Mouthrinse Compared With an Essential Oil and a Chlorhexidine Mouthrinse <BR> Anne D. Haffajee, BDS, Tina Yaskell, BS and Sigmund S. Socransky, DDS <BR> <BR> Background. The authors investigated mouthrinses’ antimicrobial effectiveness against predominant oral bacteria, as determined by the minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC). Specifically, th... Fri, 19 Aug 2011 21:30:55 EST Environm, economic, and energetic costs & benefits of biodiesel and ethanol biofuels http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4432433 Environmental, economic, and energetic costs and benefits of biodiesel and ethanol biofuels <BR> <BR> Jason Hill * , † , ‡ , § , <BR> Erik Nelson † , <BR> David Tilman * , § , <BR> Stephen Polasky * , † , and <BR> Douglas Tiffany † <BR> <BR> + Author Affiliations <BR> <BR> Departments of *Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior and <BR> †Applied Economics, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN 55108; and <BR> ‡Department of Biology, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN... Wed, 17 Aug 2011 11:06:21 EST Biodiesel Industry Producing Record Volumes, Fueling Job Creation http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4432415 Biodiesel--National Biodiesel Board <BR> Biodiesel Industry Producing Record Volumes, Fueling Job Creation <BR> <BR> <BR> NEWS <BR> <BR> FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - August 10, 2011 <BR> <BR> Contact: Ben Evans/NBB <BR> <BR> 202-737-8801/202-997-1919 <BR> <BR> bevans@biodiesel.org <BR> <BR> Biodiesel Industry Producing Record Volumes, Fueling Job Creation <BR> <BR> Industry Success in Weak Economy Shows Power of Productive Federal Policy <BR> <BR> WASHINGTON - U.S. biodiesel producti... Wed, 17 Aug 2011 10:59:41 EST Antioxidants and herbal extracts protect HT-4 neuronal cells against glutamate-induced cytotoxicity http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4430566 Antioxidants and herbal extracts protect HT-4 neuronal cells against glutamate-induced cytotoxicity <BR> <BR> 2000, Vol. 32, No. 2 , Pages 115-124 (doi:10.1080/10715760000300121) <BR> <BR> PDF (677 KB) <BR> PDF Plus (283 KB) <BR> Reprints <BR> Permissions <BR> <BR> Michael S. Kobayashi, Derick Han and Lester Packer <BR> 1Membrane Bioenergetics Group, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA, 94720-3200, USA <BR> 2Department of Molecul... Tue, 16 Aug 2011 13:27:22 EST The effects of dietary alpha-linolenic acid on the composition of nerve membranes, enzymatic activit http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4430543 J Nutr. 1989 Dec;119(12):1880-92. <BR> The effects of dietary alpha-linolenic acid on the composition of nerve membranes, enzymatic activity, amplitude of electrophysiological parameters, resistance to poisons and performance of learning tasks in rats. <BR> Bourre JM, Francois M, Youyou A, Dumont O, Piciotti M, Pascal G, Durand G. <BR> Source <BR> <BR> Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, INSERM Unité 26, Hôpital Fernand Widal, Paris, France. <BR> Abstract <BR> <BR> Fe... Tue, 16 Aug 2011 13:18:09 EST Free Radicals, Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids, Cell Death, Brain Aging http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4430526 C R Seances Soc Biol Fil. 1988;182(1):5-36. <BR> [Free radicals, polyunsaturated fatty acids, cell death, brain aging]. <BR> [Article in French] <BR> Bourre JM. <BR> Source <BR> <BR> INSERM Unité 26, Hôpital Fernand Widal, Paris. <BR> Abstract <BR> <BR> Neuronal death generally involves, directly or indirectly, free radical attack and peroxidation. Targets are nucleic acids, proteins, the cytoskeleton, the extracellular matrix and especially membrane polyunsaturated fatty acids. a) One exam... Tue, 16 Aug 2011 13:10:23 EST Cat People Tarot on facade.com http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4430388 <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/6/6/l666309987.jpg"> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/3/7/l373959664.jpg"> <img src="http://photos-ak.sparkpeople.com/nw/3/3/l335657544.jpg"> <link>www.facade.com/tarot </link> Tue, 16 Aug 2011 12:07:25 EST Hypolipidemic, Antioxident, and Antiinflammatory Activities of Microalgae Spirulina http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4430348 Hypolipidemic, Antioxidant, and Antiinflammatory Activities of Microalgae Spirulina <BR> <BR> Ruitang Deng1, <BR> Te-Jin Chow2 <BR> <BR> Article first published online: 5 JUL 2010 <BR> <BR> DOI: 10.1111/j.1755-5922.2010.00200.x <BR> <BR> © 2010 Blackwell Publishing Ltd <BR> <BR> Issue <BR> Cardiovascular Therapeutics <BR> Cardiovascular Therapeutics <BR> <BR> Volume 28, Issue 4, pages e33–e45, August 2010 <BR> SUMMARY <BR> <BR> Spirulina is free-floating filamentous microalgae ... Tue, 16 Aug 2011 11:52:09 EST Red Quinoa Salad recipe from jointhereboot.com http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4427992 Red Quinoa Salad <BR> <BR> 1 cup Red Quinoa (prepare with 1/2 cup dry quinoa and 1 cup water – just like rice) <BR> 1/4 cup diced Red Onion <BR> <link>jointhereboot.com/reboot-program/rec<BR>ipes/salads/ </link> Mon, 15 Aug 2011 10:51:09 EST Cantella asiatica (Gotu Kola): Herbal Cure-all http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4427416 Pharmacological Review on Centella asiatica: A Potential Herbal Cure-all <BR> Kashmira J. Gohil,* Jagruti A. Patel, and Anuradha K. Gajjar1 <BR> Department of Pharmacology, Maliba Pharmacy College, Bardoli-394 350, India <BR> Department of Pharmacology, Institute of Pharmacy, Nirma University (NU), Ahmedabad-382 481, India <BR> *Address for correspondence: E-mail: tokjgohil@yahoo.com <BR> Received November 27, 2009; Revised September 20, 2010; Accepted September 25, 2010. <link>www.ncbi.nlm.... Mon, 15 Aug 2011 03:22:47 EST A Comparative Evaluation of the Anticancer Properties of European and American Elderberry http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=4427407 Journal of Medicinal Food <BR> A Comparative Evaluation of the Anticancer Properties of European and American Elderberry Fruits <BR> To cite this article: <BR> Julie M. Thole, Tristan F. Burns Kraft, Lilly Ann Sueiro, Young-Hwa Kang, Joell J. Gills, Muriel Cuendet, John M. Pezzuto, David S. Seigler and Mary Ann Lila. Journal of Medicinal Food. Winter 2006, 9(4): 498-504. doi:10.1089/jmf.2006.9.498. <BR> Published in Volume: 9 Issue 4: January 4, 2007 <BR> <link>www.liebertonline.com/doi/abs... Mon, 15 Aug 2011 03:04:47 EST