Sep 17, 2014
Researchers recently studied samples consisting of over 20,000 animals from 24 populations (equally divided between males and females) representing eight species living with or around humans in industrialized societies.
Sep 10, 2014
Many patients suffering from thyroid deficiency, or hypothyroidism, do not produce enough stomach acid. Stomach acid is necessary to properly digest food as well as eliminate bacteria from food.
Sep 3, 2014
There is no question that diet plays a large role in the development and continuation of arthritic symptoms. The standard American diet, full of refined foods, is a pro-inflammatory regimen.
Aug 27, 2014
Osteoporosis drugs are widely used to promote bone growth. And, in fact, they do their job well. Use of osteoporosis drugs does result in increased bone density, but does not significantly reduce fracture risk over a patient’s lifetime.
Aug 20, 2014
The media leads us to believe that we only need calcium for strong bones. In fact, you cannot have a strong skeleton without sufficient magnesium. It is just as important as calcium for several reasons.
Aug 13, 2014
Soy is one of the most genetically modified foods on the market. Estimates are that over 90 percent of the soy available today has been genetically modified. Yet the FDA does not require food manufacturers to list whether the soy in its product has been genetically modified.
Aug 6, 2014
The past 40 years have seen parallel increases in soft drink intake and obesity in the United States. Unbelievably, the average consumption of sweetened soft drinks is now 12 ounces per person per day.
Jul 30, 2014
Many people still have mercury in their amalgam fillings. All forms of mercury are toxic to everyone, including fetuses.