Health and Wellness : Eating and Living Toward Immortality

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    Eating and Living Toward Immortality



    Nutrition science itself is a self-correcting series of refutations. There is no certain path to purity and blamelessness through food. The only common thread between competing dietary ideologies is the belief that by adhering to them, one can escape the human condition, and become a purer, less animal, kind of being...

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    Eating Toward Immortality - The Atlantic - Pocket

    Knowing a thing means you don’t need to believe in it. Whatever can be known, or proven by logic or evidence, doesn’t need to be taken on faith.
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    By Michelle Allison

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    The Blue Zones Solution: Eating and Living Like the World's Healthiest People - Hardcover


     
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    WIRED Health

    Why your immune system is key in the fight against cancer
    Harnessing the power of our immune system will be one of the most important scientific discoveries in history


    ...It was in trying to understand the details of what two specific receptor proteins did in the immune system which led Allison and Honjo to stumble upon our immune system’s brakes.

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    Why your immune system is key in the fight against cancer

    Harnessing the power of our immune system will be one of the most important scientific discoveries in history
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    Your Environment Is Cleaner. Your Immune System Has Never Been So Unprepared
    A century ago, British scientists suggested a link between increased hygiene and allergic conditions — the first hint that our immune systems are becoming improperly “trained.”



    Our ideas evolved, but for the most part, the immune system did not, the immune system responds to our environment. When we encounter various threats, our defenses learn and then are much more able to deal with that threat in the future; in that way, we adapt to our environment...

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    Your Environment Is Cleaner. Your Immune System Has Never Been So Unprepared.

    A century ago, British scientists suggested a link between increased hygiene and allergic conditions — the first hint that our immune systems are becoming improperly “trained.”
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    The Science of Stress and How Our Emotions Affect Our Susceptibility to Burnout and Disease


    ...Long before scientists began shedding light on how our minds and bodies actually affect one another, an intuitive understanding of this dialogue between the body and the emotions, or feelings, emerged and permeated our very language: We use “ sick” as a grab-bag term for both the sensory symptoms — fever, fatigue, nausea — and the psychological malaise, woven of emotions like sadness and apathy...

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    The Science of Stress and How Our Emotions Affect Our Susceptibility to Burnout and Disease - Brain Pickings - Pocket

    I had lived thirty good years before enduring my first food poisoning — odds quite fortunate in the grand scheme of things, but miserably unfortunate in the immediate experience of it.
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