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Pyridoxine Paradox: The Type of Vitamin B6 that Causes Vitamin B6 Deficiency

Vitamin B6 includes the family of compounds including pyridoxine, pyridoxal, pyridoxal 5`-phosphate and a few others. Recent research suggests that consuming high levels of the inactive form, pyridoxine, can lead to negative…

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Link Between Inflammation & Mental ‘Sluggishness’ Found by New Research

Researchers from the University of Birmingham and the University of Amsterdam have discovered an interesting link between inflammation and mental ‘sluggishness.’ This symptom of cognitive impairment is often reported by those suffering…

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Researchers Engineer Insulin-Producing Cells Activated by Light for Diabetes Treatment

Researchers from Tuft University have created synthetic cells that produce insulin with exposure to light. These cells were successfully transplanted into diabetic mice and were able to produce 2-3 times the normal…