Protein and mTOR

Proteins are large biological molecules, or macromolecules, consisting of one or more chains of amino acid residues. Many proteins are enzymes that catalyze biochemical reactions and are vital to metabolism. Proteins also have structural or mechanical functions, such as actin and myosin in muscle and the proteins in the cytoskeleton, which form a system of scaffolding that maintains cell shape. … Continue reading

What About Vegetarianism ?

Vegetarianism started becoming popular in the U.S. at the end of the 1960’s, with the birth of the Hippie Movement. Most of these vegetarians based their reasons for eating a vegetarian diet on what they considered to be moral, spiritual, natural, and healthful principles. “The idea that humans must consume animal flesh and excretions as part of a balanced diet … Continue reading