I have a love-hate relationship with sugar. I love the taste, but hate what it does to me.
Because we're so unaccustomed to the palms-up position, when we assume it, the effects are felt immediately. There's a sense of momentum carrying the upper body backward opposed to the hunched forward motion we so naturally fall into. It feels as
When we bring up cleansing the body the first question typically centers around how to detox our body. However, we should first know why it is important to detox the body through cleansing. Let's break down the who, what, why and how to detox your
How much sugar is too much sugar?
Forced to Spray Pesticides on Their Vines.
The FDA Gets in Women's Panties: Reusuable Menstrual Pads to be Subject to $4000 a Year in Extortion Fees.
Boxing great Muhammad Ali was hospitalized with a mild case of pneumonia that was caught early and should result in a short hospital stay, an Ali spokesman said Saturday night.
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This topic has been more requested than any that we have previously written about, for it catalogs the most potent of the pain-relieving herbs which are still legal at most locations.
In certain cases, anti-viral and/or antibiotic medications may be useful to treat these conditions, but what happens in a long term survival situation when supplies of manufactured drugs run out?
Vitamin B12, also known as cobalamin, is an essential nutrient that is a member of the B-complex vitamins. B12 is the largest and most structurally complex of all known vitamins.
Grains are a dietary staple for many people, despite their subpar nutritional status. Wheat and corn are the most consumed grains in the world and their proliferation into the food market makes them almost impossible to avoid.
A stage exists where a patient will have some symptoms of diabetes but no pathological findings show up in their blood tests. Their body's biochemical pathways and functions are not working correctly but the doctors tell them they are fine. This in
Lithium has quite the reputation. As a psychiatric medication it's generally used to treat extreme cases of bipolar disorder and depression in patients who don't respond to traditional antidepressants.
In this highly personal talk from TEDMED, magician and stuntman David Blaine describes what it took to hold his breath underwater for 17 minutes -- a world record (only two minutes shorter than this entire talk!) -- and what his often death-defying
You've never seen data presented like this. With the drama and urgency of a sportscaster, statistics guru Hans Rosling debunks myths about the so-called "developing world."
Silver was probably the most powerful antibiotic, antifungal substance known prior to World War II. During this time, silver was ground up into small particles and suspended in a fluid known as colloidal silver.
Life is full of little ironies, one of them in my case being that I have more time than ever before, now that I have retired from practice, to read medical journals. I find the experience a little unnerving.
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All three of their babies have been taken away from them and placed in the care of strangers. Levi was 10 months old when his mother, local singer and songwriter Erica May Rengo, gave birth to his twin brother and sister, at their home in Bellingham,
'Off switch' for pain discovered: Activating the adenosine A3 receptor subtype is key to powerful pain relief.
The percentage of runners that get hurt every year is staggering. Some studies even put that number at an eyebrow-raising 74% -- or in other words, higher than professional football.
"The greatest and most endangered species in the Amazon rainforest is not the jaguar or the harpy eagle," says Mark Plotkin, "It's the isolated and uncontacted tribes."
In recent years, research has linked sleep problems to Alzheimer's disease. This relationship involves a neurotransmitter called orexin that awakens the brain from sleep and has been shown to be heightened in moderate to severe sufferers of Alzheim
I'm still adjusting to life in N.C. but I am enjoying it. I have been focusing on my health lately and have been eating much healthier. I am practicing what I preach. I was getting kind of bored eating the same meals over and over so I thought I woul
The Environmental Protection Agency is a federal agency that is charged with the responsibility of writing and enforcing legislation to protect human health and the environment.
During my endless time in Therapyland, following a stroke earlier this year, I happened to mention how deeply I miss wearing my cowboy boots.
This is lengthy but so full of accurate information regarding the Arizona Corporation Commission and the VERY FLAWED report they have accepted from the Arizona Department of Health here in Arizona. I am amazed at what "they" are accepting as sciRead Letter
The holidays are the perfect time to indulge a little. We can enjoy the holidays without packing on the pounds. Healthy Holiday Eating is easy. During the holidays we want to be mindful eaters.