This is a tale of two chemicals — one excites, while the other relaxes our brain. These chemicals do determine how well we sleep.

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The statistics don’t lie.

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Source: Twitter (https://twitter.com/DietHeartNews/status/1383070034730225668)

The great income inequality


Where’s the fear of the blood clots and death coming from?

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These things can be explained and aren’t really facets of rocket science. How do we make sense of them, though?

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They do play around with the “parking spots” on biological receptors, too.

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What’s the problem when we can’t visualise how our body runs into accumulations or deficits?

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An analogy of insulin resistance, and how this resistance applies to our health.

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Can antibiotics be used as chemotherapy treatments?

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When the inflammatory signalling mechanism has gone awry

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What goes wrong in an AIDS patient?


Is there any truth to this line of thinking?

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Dr Joel Yong, PhD

Deconstructing the interconnectedness between health and business. Join my mailing list at http://thethinkingscientist.substack.com.

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