What is a cause of the obesity epidemic that we are seeing in our society? Do overweight or obese people simply like to overeat at every meal? Are they just not concerned about their health? No, rather it is possible that they are addicted to the processed foods that some predominantly consume. And it may not be their fault. There are hidden chemicals and other ingredients, such as sugar, that are helping to cause this addiction.
Ireland is a country with a rich history of seaweed use. As seaweed becomes increasingly popular, I am setting out to find what it means to the people of Ireland.
Tony works to dispel a common myth about alternative medicines
The Annual AANP Convention is upon us, what will this year hold?
I have begun to get a reputation as someone who recommends a lot of detox programs. Despite my affection for the process until recently I had never done a detox myself. For fear of hypocrisy I thought I had better put my mouth where my money is and try one of them myself. Before beginning I thought I would investigate the various detox programs available.
Significant reductions were observed (p<0.05) in weight (-5.79 ± 3.55 kg), waist circumference (-12.07 ± 5.56 cm), and percentage body fat (-2.43 ± 2.39%) compared to baseline values.
A review of three different journal articles, exploring different ways NAC is being tested to treat PCOS cover the use of NAC as a singular treatment, or as an adjunct treatment with other medications or supplements. Not only do we find promising uses for NAC in the treatment of PCOS in these articles, but we see some of the theories behind its effectiveness and the potential causes behind some of PCOS’s sequelae.
The value Americans place on community differs greatly from other places of the world and this has affected our lives in more ways than we realize.
Research is suggesting that sugar can help eradicate persistent bacteria that lead to chronic and recurrent infections.
Have you ever had an abnormal PAP smear? Want to know how naturopathic approach can help to prevent it from happening again?
Recently the World Health Organization acknowledged the four major risk factors in non-communicable diseases. The results will not surprise you.
My right bottom molar is officially out. I feel great about it. The next step is a waiting game.
80% of the antibiotics sold in the United States go to chicken, pigs and cows yet producers of meat and dairy are not required to disclose how they use the drugs.
Countless shootings have taken place in the United States, as the victim toll rises, there is growing concern over the care provided to the mentally ill.
The Canadian government altered energy drink regulations recently. Most Canadians think of energy drinks as a food, not as a health product. Under these regulations they will now be subject to a review process for their quality and safety and have to display recommended conditions for use as well as cautions.