Tag: Energy

Mannose impairs tumour growth and enhances chemotherapy

Mannose impairs tumour growth and enhances chemotherapy Mannose impairs tumour growth and enhances chemotherapy Tumours use more glucose than normal, healthy tissues. However, it is very hard to control the amount of glucose in your body through diet alone. In this study, the researchers found that mannose can interfere with glucose to reduce how much…

Blood Sugar Lowered Dramatically with AMPK Raising Alanine

Blood Sugar Lowered Dramatically with AMPK Raising Alanine Blood Sugar Lowered Dramatically with AMPK Raising Alanine Type 2 diabetes is driven by many metabolic pathways, with some pathways driven by amino acids, the molecular building blocks for proteins. Scientists at Joslin Diabetes Center now have shown that one amino acid, alanine, may produce a short-term…

Report: OPEC costs Americans hundreds of billions of dollars

Posted By Michael Bastasch On 3:35 PM  04/26/2013 In Daily Caller News Foundation | No Comments Depending on oil from nations in the oil cartel OPEC is costing Americans hundreds of billions of dollars every year, according to a new report that claims domestic consumers paid a $335 billion premium for OPEC oil in 2011.…

Tesla promises free solar-powered travel with new ‘Supercharger’ tech

By Stephen C. Webster Tuesday, September 25, 2012 15:38 EDT Topics: elon musk ♦ tesla motors ♦ tesla roadster Electric car manufacturer Tesla Motors announced Monday that it will roll out a network of solar-powered charging stations across the United States over the next two years, enabling owners of the company’s all-electric “Model S” vehicles…

Evolution could explain the placebo effect: Human immune system has developed on-off mechanism to save energy

By Anthony Bond PUBLISHED:11:52 EST, 8  September 2012| UPDATED:11:52 EST, 8 September 2012 Scientists have discovered a possible  evolutionary explanation for the placebo effect with new evidence suggesting the  immune system has an on-off switch to save energy. People who suffer from a weak infection often  recover whether they take a medicinal drug or a…