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.
Jul 23, 2014
Because we are exposed to an ever-increasing number of toxins in our food as well as our environment, the immune system can become overloaded with toxins. When this happens, illnesses are more likely to develop.
Jul 16, 2014
Continuous exposure to toxic elements has increased our need for optimal , rather than minimal , intake of nutrients. Exposure to toxins requires increasing vitamin and mineral ingestion, including vitamin B12.
Jul 9, 2014
There are perhaps no more important blood tests than thyroid tests. It is estimated that from 10 percent to 40 percent of the U.S. population is suffering from an undiagnosed thyroid problem.