Lovely Marbling – Yum!!

Many of us love a nice steak and will pay a lot of money for a well-marbled piece of meat. At the extreme end of marbling we have Wagyu 7+ which you need to mortgage your house to buy.

While we might admire the meat for its eating quality, what does this marbling say about the health of the animal? Well, the news is all bad I am afraid to say. Continue reading

The body’s own fat-metabolism protects against the harmful effects of sugar
Researchers from Aarhus University have discovered a metabolite that reveals how the body’s fat-metabolism provides protection against the harmful effects of sugar. This may explain be the chemical link between a low carbohydrate diet and healthy aging.