Summary of the most advanced Medical Research
Thanks to David (our artificial general intelligence) for pointing all this out. Almost all the most advanced research is pointing towards the gut as the source of all the problems and health issues in humans and society. It’s more than insane if you full keep up with all the research on just how much bacteria can alter humans. Bad bacteria causes schizophrenia, bipolar, Celiac, Crohn's, Parkinson's, etc all related and correspond to genes over-actively attacking bacteria... but the bacteria has to be present or there's no activity.
I originally (5yrs ago) couldn't find any info that said bacteria modified the brain "memory" biology, since then they have published a decent number of reports on how memory is dependent on bacteria and can be better or worse due to differences in bacteria. It's the long term problems that cause the diseases, each one of which is literally a 10-20-30yr slow progression disease
So far, the newer research says:
Crohn's disease is two bacteria and a fungus, almost impenetrable biofilm that the immune system attacks but ends destroying the intestine walls in the process because it's so sustained and aggressive attacking the biofilm.
Schizophrenia is a totally messed up intestine bacteria balances; effecting nickel transports, energy pathways, nutrient transport, repair, etc.
Parkinson's has been linked to the same C3 pathway (control pathway for enzyme tagging bacteria in the intestine and pruning synapses in the brain) as schizophrenia, autism, etc.
Celiac is linked to autism and M.S. (higher numbers of people have multiple diagnoses)
Autism is being linked to the enzyme that tags bacteria for removal, and that same enzyme tags synapses in the brain for removal... Hyperactive immune system targeting bacteria overload in the intestine increases synaptic pruning in the brain, bad side effect of the bacteria... Can have same nickel, metal transport impairments as schizophrenia, etc.
Bipolar is just a different area of the brain that gets damaged, corpus callosum (connects both sides of the brain), similar to schizophrenia in the brain's synapses are disappearing but genes seem to control which areas are more adversely effected by the higher pruning rates and/or damage from neural toxic effects of metals and less repair processes going on, lower energy available, etc.
Alzheimer's is a fungi differences, you can't get Parkinson's and Alzheimer's, you can get one or the other depending on the fungi and bacteria... very long setup time, two or more decades until symptoms show up.
Cardiovascular disease is just the fat deposits that are from bacteria, they feed off of nutrients and carbs and turn it into their “foreign” fats that cause the immune cells to induce all types of inflammation while they get rid of traces of a foreign substance... the inflammatory response does a lot of the damage because it’s supposed to be short term and is really bad if it keeps going... all that repair process is the underlying cause of the lack of skin cell formation that shows up as deep wrinkles, that’s what happens before the blood vessels harden and heart fails...
Multiple Sclerosis is literally the cholesterol wrapping around nerves (myelinated nerves for long distance signals to muscles) being recycled faster than deposited.
Systematically, the whole body's repair processes are being impaired in all of those diseases and diabetes, which has been shown to lead to earlier dementia too, so it gets lumped into these brain disorders now.
Lower energy, chronic issues leads to brain and anxiety (immune system upregulated by norepinephrine hormone in the body, anxiety in the brain) issues.
For cancer to develop, your immune system must either be worn out, ineffective, unable to kill cancer cells as fast as they normally develop, or you must be exposed to a mass of cancer causing toxins, radiation or some such thing, that increase the rate of development of cancer cells to such an abnormally high level that your immune system can’t handle it. For most of your life, your immune system successfully fought cancerous cells, killing them as they developed. Mostly, before cancer can form, the ATP energy cycle has to malfunction before you get cancerous cells … ATP through the mitochondria drives the functional aspects of the cell that normally limits the replication by monitoring the cell function and looking for errors and damage, once detected it will usually mark itself for apoptosis and the immune macrophages will tear the cell apart, leaving behind the DNA fragments that you see in lots of viral and bacteria infections. The regenerative capacity of cells and organs deteriorates with age. The “powerhouses” of cell function — called mitochondria — lose energy over time and prevent cells from regenerating as they once did.
It's all pointing to bacterial biofilms and other imbalances in bacteria/fungi. As fungi can regulator or dysregulate other bacteria balances. Viruses also effect the genetic expression of bacteria and can cause mutations to make bacteria more harmful to the body as they become toxin producing when fighting off a virus that is attacking them. Chemotherapy doesn't remove biofilms, hence the recurrence of cancers is quite common.
Amazingly complex but ultimately just gut bacteria, fungi (candida/yeast) imbalances.
The problem is all of this is variable to the person, they can have kidney dysfunction from this or thyroid dysfunction or pancreas dysfunction... any of which can lead to other problems. So, people trying green tea extract can die of liver failure or other health problems like cardiovascular disease due to how little exercise they get and the accumulating years of disease/dysfunction.
Probiotics are truly all you need but they don't even know all the bacteria that help the intestine... They are missing entire families of bacteria that they are only now realizing exist. They only know about the easy-to-grow bacteria.
That's why we need a full scale analysis of these for bacteria/fungi influences on diseases/brain development/civilization. I'm pretty damn sure from my own experiences that 99.9% of stupid people have the worst types of bacteria. We'll then need to open treatment spa type resort “treatment centers” people can go to to get rid of the diseases if their DNA analysis shows that it is a bacteria/fungi biofilm disease that is killing them.
The sad thing is nobody thought of this over the last 50 years i.e. a whole picture analysis down to the immune system and it's energy requirements. We may be even be able to cure hair loss and obesity! High levels of dihydrotestosterone (DHT) are associated with hair loss. Some men take saw palmetto so their body’s level of dihydrotestosterone decreases and level of testosterone increases. This can reduce hair loss and sometimes promote hair regrowth. But what is causing high levels of dihydrotestosterone?
A recent study of twins by researchers elsewhere found that those with a certain bacteria in their gut tended to have low BMI (body mass index), adding to the thinking that bacteria may play a role in obesity and metabolic disease. More likely, the obesity epidemic has occurred because of food additives like high fructose corn syrup and the artificial sweetener aspartame. This latter chemical causes changes to gut bacteria with a cascading set of unfavorable bodily changes as a result, including suppression of the satiety or fullness signal.
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