Fasting » Fasting Research Juice fasting, water fasting, dry fasting, free support. Fri, 01 Feb 2013 14:11:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Fasting Improves Cancer Chemotherapy Results Fri, 18 Jun 2010 06:54:51 +0000 Tom Coghill
Temporary Fasting of 48 to 60 Hours, Shields Healthy Cells, While Chemo Drugs Target Cancerous Cells. March 31, 2008 — Fasting prior to cancer chemotherapy treatment may significantly enhance the cancer-killing effects of the drugswhile protecting healthy cells from damage. “The study suggests starvation induces a protective shield around healthy cells, allowing them to tolerate [...]]]> 3
Retune The Body with Periodic Fasting Thu, 13 May 2010 05:10:35 +0000 Tom Coghill
To understand how the body reacts to a lack of food, you could start by looking at what happens to newborns. Newborns can’t sleep through the night because they need to eat every few hours. They don’t produce enough glycogen, the body’s form of stored sugar, to make energy. “Glycogen is necessary for thinking; it’s [...]]]> 1
Therapeutic Fasting Research Sat, 27 Mar 2010 22:15:18 +0000
Fasting is an altered state of metabolism where the body refines the conservation of resources. Juice fasting is a state of controlled catabolism, breaking down sick, diseased and dying tissues to create a foundation for healthy anabolism and recovery from disease. Therapeutic fasting increases detoxification and cellular regeneration due the the following: Catabolism Alkalizing the Blood Immune Enhancement [...]]]> 14
Fasting Could Reduce Risk of Heart Disease Sat, 27 Mar 2010 06:02:09 +0000 Tom Coghill
A study at Intermountain Medical Center shows a link between fasting and a lower rate of heart disease. Researchers are now conducting another study to determine why. The first study was conducted to find out why people who are members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints have a lower risk of [...]]]> 0
Fasting – Effects On The Immune System Sat, 06 Dec 2008 09:32:34 +0000 Tom Coghill
Fasting Boosts the Immune System Fasting has various effects on the immune system. Juice fasting maximizes the ability of your immune system. This immune enhancement is due to three factors. The absense of the burden of digestion that demands all the resouces of the immune system. Lowered plasma viscosity due to less traffic in the [...]]]> 31
Discover Juice Fasting Sat, 20 Sep 2008 06:56:31 +0000 Tom Coghill
After years of intense pain and useless medications, I remember the moment when I stepped out of the shower and, as I dried myself, realized my body no longer hurt. On a 30-day juice fast, my organs had healed. There is no greater detoxification program for the healing and recovery of your body than juice [...]]]> 169
Water Fasting- The Good the Bad the Ugly Sun, 23 Mar 2008 03:27:58 +0000 Tom Coghill
Water fasting is tough. Water fasting can have good and bad times. I decided to write this post during a water fast. Water Fasting The Good Ending a water fast is always amazing. The first few glasses of fresh juice flooding the blood with nothing but pure nutrition and fructose is like flying and it [...]]]> 191
Fasting Research on Mice Thu, 13 Mar 2008 06:07:26 +0000 Tom Coghill
Study on mice shows fasting improves health as much as cutting calories. Periodic fasting and cutting calories is proven to increase health and lifespan. Research -Fasting Increases Lifespan and Insulin Sensitivity Several recent studies have reported a variety of benefits from a sharply restricted diet, including longer life span, increased insulin sensitivity and stress resistance. [...]]]> 0
Water Fasting – An Introduction Mon, 03 Mar 2008 08:58:48 +0000 Tom Coghill
From glistening crystals of snow to the multicolored hues of a rainbow, H2O takes on a myriad of shapes and shimmers. Daily, it is used to cleanse our floors, cars and toilets. Yet, the greatest value of water is that it internally cleanses our body. Water Fasting Overview Water fasting is a test of discipline. [...]]]> 65
Juice Recipes Introduction Sat, 12 Jan 2008 07:58:56 +0000 Tom Coghill
The average person is able to assimilate between 1% to 35% of the nutrients in vegetables. All nutrients of vegetables are locked within the fibers. Your digestive system acts like a juice extractor. Through chewing, the action of saliva, digestive juices and enzymes, the body separates fiber and nutrients for absorption through the colon wall [...]]]> 2