Author Archives: Majid Ali MD

Why Are PCOS Genes Getting Angrier by the Decade?

Majid Ali, M.D. Beware of What You Read About Polycystic Ovarian syndrome (PCOS)   Wikipedia and PCOS Here are some words from Wikipedia about PCOS: Polycystic ovary syndrome is one of the most prevalent female endocrine health matters. PCOS is a complex and heterogeneous problem of uncertain etiology, there is major evidence that the PCOS can be classified as a

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The End Game in Oxyphile-Oxyphobic Conflicts

Majid Ali, M.D. Oxyphobic fermenting microbes (fungi and yeasts) have caused mass mortalities among oxyphillic species.  How will oxyphillic human cells escape mass mortalities in the future?  In 1994, I coined the term oxyphile-oxyphobe conflicts for host-pathogen dynamics in which the host cells fighting pathogens are oxyphiles (oxygen-living) while the invading pathogens are oxyphobic (oxygen-shunning).1 1 My purpose in introducing

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Hormone Dysfunctions

Majid Ali, M.D. Absence of Disease Is Not Presence of Health – Part Four   What Are Hormones? Chemical Messengers That Help Cells Talk to Each Other. Hormonal problems are forever increasing. Many people have cold hands and feet. Many suffer from sugar roller coasters—rapid hyperglycemic-hypoglycemic shifts that trigger adrenaline roller coasters. Many women suffer from PMS, irregular menstrual bleeding

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What are autoimmune disorders?

Majid Ali, M.D. Absence of Disease Is Not Presence of Health – Part Six Autoimmunity Is Betrayal by the Immune System Autoimmune disorders are disorders in which the immune system of the injured person turns on his own tissues—a bit like an injured dog biting his master’s child in confusion. How many different types of autoimmune diseases do we see?

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Shapes of Colitis

Majid Ali, M.D. Absence of Disease Is Not Presence of Health – Part Three     Shapes of Colitis We excel in the classification of various types of chronic bowel disorders. We have spastic colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s colitis, ischemic colitis, pseudomembranous colitis, collagenous colitis and microscopic colitis. (I remembered wondering about what a

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What Causes Heart Attacks?

Majid Ali, M.D. Absence of Disease Is Not Presence of Health – Part Two What Causes Heart Attacks? Of course, plaque formation in coronary arteries! What causes plaque formation? Of course, arteriosclerosis! What causes arteriosclerosis? Of course, cholesterol deposits in the blood vessel walls! Why do cholesterol deposits form there? There are risk factors: obesity, smoking, stress, hypertension and diabetes.

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