A funny thing happened on the way to the bakery!

Cell-Logic, A funny thing happened on the way to the bakery

A funny thing happened on the way to the bakery!  Millions of sheeple the world over were arrested by the gluten police!   You might logically ask what masochistic streak in me would make me post such a headline!  I’m bound to be shot down in a volley of gluten-free breadcrumbs! The answer?  Real as […]

It’s time to let your cells dwell well!

Cell-Logic, It’s time to let your cells dwell well!

Good Health Begins with Our Cells Our modern-day epidemic of chronic diseases has taken yet another ugly twist, presented by the dilemma of ‘overabundance’ — too many wrong choices and too few right ones. Although it’s fair to say that developed countries no longer face the stress of war or starvation, our cells still continue […]

Antioxidants – time to reconsider the principles? Part 3

Antioxidants – time to reconsider the principles? Part 3

In this series, we break down all you need to know about antioxidants, with Part 2 last week looking at where the antioxidant story began.  This week, in Part 3, Cell-Logic’s Senior Scientist Dr Christine Houghton explores the new ‘Nutrigenomics’ era and the changing trends in nutritional medicine. Enter the ‘Nutrigenomics’ era We now understand […]

Antioxidants — time to reconsider the principles? Part 2

Antioxidants — time to reconsider the principles? Part 2

In this series, we break down all you need to know about antioxidants, with Part 1 last week covering their basic features. In Part 2 this week, we look at where the antioxidant story began. Where the Antioxidant Story Began In the 1950’s following research into the effects of the Hiroshima atomic bomb, Dr Denham […]

Antioxidants — time to reconsider the principles? Part 1

Antioxidants — time to reconsider the principles? Part 1

For around six decades, we have indulged in a passionate love affair with ‘antioxidants’.  It seems we just can’t get enough of these seemingly miraculous compounds that are claimed to prevent disease, prolong our lives and keep us young.  Although that love affair has been souring for more than 20 years in scientific circles, the […]

How to avoid being hijacked by the flu this season

Cell-Logic, How to avoid being hijacked by the flu this season

It’s the first day of June today — the official start to winter in the Southern hemisphere. While many associate the winter season with hot chocolate and cosy fireplaces, it is also known for its sharp rise in the incidence of flu cases, which if nasty enough, can even cause us to be away from […]