Category Archives: Cell Membrane Pathology

Catabolic Maladaptation: Insulin Toxicity By Another Name

Majid Ali, M.D. In the late 1980, before I recognized the full significance of deranged insulin signaling on health, I coined the term catabolic maladaptation to refer to an abnormal state of metabolism that causes obesity. It took The Journal of American Medical Association over 25 years to recognize catabolic maladaptation as the true nature of obesity. Below, I present

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Oxidative Cell Membrane Injury

Oxidative Cell Membrane Injury Majid Ali, M.D.   A cell looks at the world around it through its plasma membrane. A human frame is but a zillion plasma membranes at the surface of and within the confines of cells aligned in an infinite variety of kaleidoscopic mosaics. Health preservation for man, then, is the preservation of the integrity of a

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