Obesity : Multiple and complex causes !

Obesity : Multiple and complex causes !

Let’s face it obesity is indeed a disease. In the light of history, it is likely that we, so-called “modern” doctors, are not proud. The delay in recognizing this scourge (France had 67.4 million inhabitants on January 1, 2021, of which 17% were...
Fasting & Walking

Fasting & Walking

By Doctor Philippe Guérin “Ideas like footsteps are quickly erased”  Walking – Saving the nomad within us. By Pascal Picq – Otherwise Ed. Intensive sport makes you lose weight: belief or reality? In the realm of obesity, a stubborn myth freezes...

Can we cure diabetes through fasting?

What is diabetes? Definitions of diabetes: Petit Larousse (2005): “Carbohydrate metabolism disorders due to insufficient action of pancreatic insulin which is characterized by hyperglycemia and often by the presence of sugar in the urine. Diabetes mellitus can be...

Fasting: the intestinal microbiota ally?

The microbiota: an organ of its own The intestinal microbiota is a true “organ” with immense adaptive potential nested in our digestive tract (Table 1). The germs that compose it, their functions, and the relationships they maintain with the components of...