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Lectins are proteins found in
common foods, and many of them are blood type specific. Lectins agglutinate red blood cells, cause damage to the lining
of your intestines and settle into your joints causing inflamation.
By finding out what foods
you should avoid and what foods you should emphasize, you may start on a path of wellness that you thought was impossible!
The process by which cells are made to adhere to one another, or in other words "clump up".
"Flocculates serum or precipitates serum proteins."
When searching the TypeBase 4 food values, you will see this phrase.
The easiest way to explain it is to say that your body has an "Immune
response" to that particular Lectin.
means flaking and clumping together. Normally this
happens when a foreign Antigen is destroyed by an Antibody like when you get sick and
your body fights off a virus or bacterial infection.These Lectins specific to
your Blood Type can cause this type of response.
Struggling with a sluggish metabolism? Better control energy production and optimize
the conversion of carbohydrates and sugars into energy with El Dorado.
El Dorado, a combination
of synergistic herbs, was formulated by Dr. Peter D'Adamo to assist those struggling with a sluggish metabolism to better
control energy production and optimize the conversion of carbohydrates and sugars into energy. Working on a genetic level,
El Dorado optimizes the gene molecule responsible for regulating cellular energy - AMPK, commonly known as the "fuel
gauge of the cell" - AMPK regulates an enormous number of cellular functions, including the oxidation of fatty acids
in the liver, the generation of ketones, the ability to block the production of cholesterol, the manufacture of triglycerides,
the uptake of glucose in our muscles, and the modulation of insulin secretion by the pancreas. AMPK also controls another
important gene called MTOR, which regulates the cell-cleansing process known as autophagy. Almost every bit of research on
anti-aging strategies, from calorie restriction to exercise, finds its basis in its ability to enhance autophagy.
In clinical application, Dr. D'Adamo has found that patients on the El Dorado protocol show healthy blood
sugar regulation, an increase in muscle mass, and a metabolism working at optimal levels.
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Membrosia Complex is a unique blend of the cellular-supporting nutrients
lecithin, trehalose and uridine, a powerful formula designed by Dr. Peter D'Adamo that supports health aging and nerve health.
In Membrosia Fluidizer, Dr. Peter
D'Adamo blends five natural oils - flax seed, cod liver oil, black cumin oil, perilla seed oil, and walnut oil. Black cumin
and walnut oils have been used since antiquity and have shown positive effects in supporting seasonal discomforts and enhancing
detoxification in the nervous system. Perilla seed oil is rich in rosmarinic acid, which has been shown to help properly support
healthy immune function. Cod liver and flax oils are rich in omega oils and considered "brain food." These products
represent a combination of essential nutrients that support overall health.
When used together with Membrosia Complex, Membrosia Fluidizer promotes a healthy metabolism, increased energy, and supports a healthy, normal aging
process and an overall sense of well-being.
It's common knowledge that as we age, the neurons in our brains may not function as well,
or as quickly as they did in our youth. Why? Quite simply, the neurons that we started out with as babies are the same neurons
that we are still using at 40, 50, 60 and beyond! Although the neurons continue to function, many of their component parts,
such as lipids and cellular proteins, are replaced as needed to prevent the accumulation of damage.
the functional capacity of existing nerves, Dr. D'Adamo formulated Trehalose Complex - a blend of Trehalose, a natural sugar,
that clinical trials suggest may have a positive effect in promoting brain health, D-Ribose, an essential compound in energy
metabolism and the structural backbone of DNA and RNA, and modified citrus pectin, a short chain pectin that improves the
connections and conductivity between nerves.
Trehalose Complex acts on multiple levels:
- May protect
nerves from the destructive forces of aging and environmental toxicity.
- Stimulates the activity of your own neural
- Energizes your existing nerves to maximize their functional capacity.
- May improve the activity
of the brain and nervous system.
- Helps cells to stay hydrated
- Helps cells to decide to fix themselves
for those with Diabetes and Huntington's disease
- Great for Alzheimer's and Dementia sufferers
- Also great
for ALS (PubMed)
Click this link to hear the lecture that explains how Trehalose Complex works.
If you suffer from allergies like I used to, try Dr. D'Adamo's Breathe Easy Pack! Click
on the link to find out more!
Breathe Easy Pack for seasonal Allergies
The term "Probiotic" means "in favor of life".
It was coined by a Russian physician, who promoted a theory of longevity which associated prolonged life and improved
What are the health benefits of consuming friendly bacteria (Probiotics)?
Friendly bacteria restore intestinal balance, which results in:
- becoming more “regular”
and having easier bowel movements
- a stronger Immune system
- a healthy gut that aids in the production
of Anti T (cancer) cells
- improved resistance against bacteria like E.Coli, Salmonella, and H. Pylori
Your blood type antigens are actually prominent in your digestive tract and many
of the bacteria in your digestive tract actually use your blood type as a preferred food supply. In
fact, blood group specificity is common among intestinal bacteria with almost 1/2 of strains tested showing some blood type
A, B, or O specificity. It has been estimated that someone with blood type B will have up to 50,000X more
of some strains of friendly bacteria than either blood type A or O individuals.
Some strains of beneficial
bacteria actually can have lectin-like hemagglutinin activity directed against your blood type (Yogurts like Activia, Danactive,
etc), so avoiding those is a good idea
Dr. D'Adamo has created a protocol to fight LYME DISEASE!
Click: LYME AID to read the story and learn what to do!
The Determinator is an artificial intelligence program
that provides you with advice about NAP products. It was programmed by Dr. Peter D'Adamo. Just fill out the information and
press the Continue button to see what it can do.
It should go without saying that The Determinator is not a substitute
for a real physician, nor are its suggestions to be interpreted as any sort of medical advice.
North American Pharmacal
If you have a "mixed blood type" family like
I do, the Blood Type Diet Recipe Center makes it easy to prepare meals, snacks and beverages
for the whole family!
Click here to get to the Recipe center
A way to clam yourself and relieve stress.
This exercise is especially energizing if done at the start of your day. It encourages the balanced
functioning of both hemispheres of the brain Sit comfortably during this practice. Use a cushion or
lean against the wall, if you need to. Do not practice retention of your breath if you
have high blood pressure or are in the last trimester of pregnancy.
Find a quiet place to sit where you will
not be disturbed for a few minutes. You may sit one of two ways, either on the floor cross-legged sitting with
the edge of your buttocks on a pillow, or in a chair. No matter where you are sitting, make sure that you are sitting
right up on your Ischial Tuberosities, the bony protrusions at the base of your buttocks. Sit with your spine erect
without pushing your chest forward. Allow your chest to relax while the crown of your head reaches up.
the right nostril with the right thumb. Inhale through the left nostril to a comfortable count of four, five or six. Pause.
Remove the right hand from the right nostril and close the left nostril with your left thumb. Exhale through the right nostril
for a four, five or six count. Pause. Inhale through the right nostril (with left nostril still closed.) Exhale
through the left nostril for a four, five or six count (while keeping the right nostril closed). Pause. Keep alternating.
You can reverse this sequence (i.e. inhale through the right nostril with left nostril closed). Begin with six rounds
of breath. Gradually increase the number of rounds and gradually increase the time spent on retention after inhale and
Benefits of Alternate Nostril Breathing
Practicing the above
exercises daily leads to deep relaxation. The benefits of this relaxation become apparent
in your daily life, and you find yourself calmer and more peaceful. You may also have a great deal more energy than
- Clears sinuses.
focus and mental clarity.
- Balances left and right brain hemispheres.
- Produces relaxation if pause is maintained after exhale.
- Produces energy if
pause is maintained after inhale.
The natural way to breathe is
called Diaphragmatic Breathing (stomach
breathing). We automatically breathe this way when we are born. Diaphragmatic breathing uses the diaphragm muscle (a strong
dome shaped muscle) located under our ribs and above our stomach. When we breathe in, we push the muscle down, and our stomach
moves forward. When we breathe out, the diaphragmatic muscle moves back to resting position and our tummy moves back in. There
is little or no upper chest movement.
As we grow older
many of us change our pattern of breathing and start breathing through our chest. This can be the result of a
number of factors such as the pressure to have a flat stomach, a “manly” puffed out chest, poor posture, and of
course anxiety. Many symptoms can arise from improper chest breathing like sore ribs, tight neck, shoulder and back muscles.
is intended to help you use the diaphragm correctly while breathing to:
- Strengthen the diaphragm
- Use less effort and energy to breathe
- Take stress off of the Trapezium muscles caused from chest breathing - especially
if you are an athelete
- Help you relax before you go to sleep or any time
of the day
Diaphragmatic breathing technique
When you get into bed, lie down on your back and get comfortable. Place one hand on
your upper chest and the other just below your rib cage. This will allow you to feel your diaphragm move as you
breathe. Breathe in slowly (through your nose) and make your stomach move out
against your hand. The hand on your chest should remain as still as possible.
When breathing out use your stomach
muscles to bring your stomach slowly back down. The hand on your upper chest must remain as still as possible.
Repeat (usually until you fall asleep.)
When you first learn the diaphragmatic breathing technique,
you may notice a “shaky” feeling coming from your stomach area when breathing in. This is normal.
Your body is re-learning to breathe and the muscles and diaphragm need to get stronger. A nice side affect
is that by concentrating on the diaphragmatic breathing technique, you just might fall asleep faster.
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By Eating Right for Your Type, you may be able to greatly reduce or even eliminate
Here are some basic guidelines
if you want to get started on
feeling better, finding your ideal weight and
maximizing your health.
Exercise 3 times a week for at least 30 minutes
that means breaking a sweat)
And of course, severely limit or eliminate your alcohol
Type O: Avoid Wheat, corn, dairy, pig products, potatoes
(navy and kidney) beans, lentils and peanuts.
Lean Red Meat, Buffalo Meat, Turkey and Chicken.
Olive oil, Pumpkin Seeds, Walnuts,
Pineapple and Black Cherry (juice).
Blood Type A: Avoid
Wheat, dairy, red meat, pig products, Eggplant
(kidney and lima) beans, Cabbage, potatoes and bananas.
Emphasize: Soy Foods, Cod, Salmon, Rainbow Trout, Linseed (Flaxseed)
oil, Olive oil, Peanuts, Peanut Butter, Pumpkin Seeds,
Green Beans, Pinto Beans, Aramanth, Carrots, and Broccoli.
Blood Type B: Avoid Wheat, Chicken, Corn, Buckwheat, Pig
(Black and Pinto) beans, Peanuts and Sesame seeds
Emphasize: Lamb, Mutton, Rabbit and Venison.
Cod, Halibut, Pike,
Goat Milk, Cottage Cheese, Skim or 2% Milk,
Olive Oil, (kidney and Lima) Beans, Navy Beans,
Bananas and Pineapple.
Blood Type AB:
Avoid Wheat, corn, red meat, chicken, pig products,
buckwheat, Sesame Seeds (kidney and lima) beans.
Turkey, Lamb, Rabbit, Cod, Pike, Tuna, Cottage Cheese,
Goat cheese and Milk, Olive Oil, Peanuts,
Peanut Butter, Walnuts, Tofu, Sweet Potatoes,
Cranberries, Lemons, Pineapple and Carrots.
should avoid cabbage, it's a thyroid inhibitor.
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If you know your Blood Type and you want
to find out if a certain food in your diet
may be causing you problems, click the link below for the TypeBase V food values.
If you've been here before and you're
ready to order from the Eat Right for Your Type Store,
Paradoxically the very same Lectins that are bad for you can
also be used to fight Cancer.
Lectins can be so specific that they can recognize things that almost look like your blood type - like Cancer.
In his Lecture, Dr Peter D'Adamo explains
how to utilize Lectins to help fight Cancer.
link below to listen to that lecture.
Here is a list of beneficial foods that can be used to
help fight Cancer and Diabetes.
It's broken down by Blood Type in a Microsoft EXCEL format.
click here to download file
Fighting and preventing the Flu with Proberry
Elderberry and the "Flu" Elderberry does inhibit replication of all strains of human influenza
(both A and B) viruses tested.
In an actual
placebo-controlled, double blind study (the scientific gold-standard) an extract of elderberry fruit has been shown to be
effective for treating influenza B. What this research showed was that people using the elderberry extract got better
much quicker (more than 70% were better after 2 days and over 90% of people completely resolved the infection within 3 days).
contrast, the people given a placebo often needed as much as 6 days to feel well. Researchers
found two reasons why Elderberry works:
People taking the elderberry were able to produce higher anti-haemagglutination titers to influenza B (meaning their
immune system essentially performed better and they now have a higher level of recognition should this "flu" return).
And, elderberry inhibits neuraminidase.
(Viral neuraminidase is an enzyme on the surface of influenza viruses that enables the virus to be released from the
host cell so it can spread.)
You can fight
the Flu with Proberry liquid or Proberry caps that contains Elderberry.
BLOOD TYPE O AND ARTHRITISAlthough research documenting the positive effects
of GLUCOSAMINE sulphate in treating arthritis are now beginning to appear with regularity, it is still far from a perfect
therapy. People taking glucosamine alone get some form of symptomatic relief, though not much actual
improvement in the joints themselves.
One aspect of glucosamine's recognized actions goes largely unnoticed, but
is important with regard to the blood type diet theory. There is strong evidence, that glucosamine binds many food lectins,
including WGA or wheat germ agglutinin. One of several well-designed studies documenting this also showed definite systemic
uptake of wheat lectin, where it deposited on the walls of the blood vessels and lymph nodes.
percentage goes DOWN in individuals who take CHONDROITIN sulphate in addition to glucosamine, as part of a regimen advocated
in the bestseller "The Arthritis Cure."
How could this be? One simple explanation is that chondroitin
sulphate is actually comprised of long linked chains of the sugar acetylated galactosamine.
You might remember
that galactosamine is also the blood type A antigen.
upon hydrolysis (acid breakdown) in the stomach, chondroitin becomes free A-antigen.
This would not be
much of a problem in type A or AB, who recognize the A antigen as "self."
This could be a major problem in types O and B, who recognize the A antigen as "non-self."
In essence, taking chondroitin sulphate if you are either O or B is the chemical equivalent of giving yourself a bad blood transfusion.
is secretor status?
You are probably familiar with the concept that your ABO blood type is controlled
by your genetics.
Secretors: In a simplified sense, a secretor is defined as a person who secretes
their blood type antigens into body fluids and secretions like the saliva in your mouth, the mucus in your digestive tract
and respiratory cavities, sweat, etc.
A non-secretor on the other hand puts little to none of their blood type into these same fluids.
read more and find out the health consequences of your secretor status, click here.
The D'Adamo Health Protocols
are a series of naturopathic techniques that you can use to enhance your health and vitality. These
should not be done as substitution for the services of a licensed practitioner and are not to be used in the treatment, prevention
or diagnosis of any specific disease.
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PLEASE NOTE: These Protocols are not to be used to treat,
diagnose or prevent disease. Always check with your physician before using any supplement or medication.
is a computer program that creates, edits and queries biomedical networks. In other words, it tells
you the best way to treat diseases on an individual basis.
In addition to providing information about genetic-protein-phenotype
interactions QUODLIBET also allows for additional information to be harvested, including data on the effects of natural products
on gene-protein expression.
Unlike most biochemical pathway/network
depiction programs QUODLIBET actually thinks. It analyzes the network and reports on many graph functions including betweeness centralities, page-ranks, and cluster
This allows an immediate understand of which nodes are acting
in a critically important role in the network. Many of these same alogrithms are used by social networking platforms like
FaceBook and search engines such as Google.
Ever try using graph paper to chart out progressive lab values? Or an Excel spreadsheet? Think about what
happens when you try to plot hemoglobin A1C values, which typically run in single digits, against platelet values, which can
run in the hundreds of thousands. It doesn't work. That's because in order to plot widely divergent data ranges you need a multi-axis graph, where every series is plotted
against its own reference range. That's why I wrote the DataPunk Multi-Axis Data Plotter (MAP), a free online tool that allows you to see your data in
its true relationship. Not only that, you can vary the ways you depict your data, plus if you select your test from an autocomplete
list of 150+ common tests MAP will also depict which values are outside the normal range, see in the example above as little
alert (!) icons. You can save and re-edit your data and create as many data series as you desire, using a simple spreadsheet-like