Archive | June, 2016

Nicotinamide Riboside supplements aid metabolic health in Mice

Researchers at the Wageningen University in the Netherlands took a different approach to understand the effect of NAD+ pre-cursers and their influence on health. They presented a poster publication during the “10th World Congress on Polyphenols Applications” about an experiment  to test the effects of marginal dietary supplementation with Nicotinamide Riboside (NR) on metabolic flexibility and anti-oxidant response in […]

Is Basis by Elysium Health a Hoax?

As we age, levels of the co-enzyme Nicotinamide Adenine Dinucleotide NAD+ drop significantly in multiple organs, which disrupts our bodies ability to fight inflammation, disease, and physiological decline  (5,8,10). NAD+ decrease is described as a trigger in age-associated decline(23), and perhaps even the key factor in why we age (5). In 2013, Research published by Dr Sinclair  […]

High Fat Diet Lowers Risk for Diabetes

Despite having been considered harmful in the past, new studies have failed to find a link between saturated animal fat and heart disease. Additionally, not all saturated fats are created equal, and some of them may even be beneficial. This may be particularly true of dairy fat, which contains fatty acids that can have biological […]