The Member’s Blog

I Like Bacon, But…

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Perhaps one shouldn’t be eating pork at all? The Bible, and some biblically based nutritionists, believe that the meat from pigs is unavoidably contaminated by their willingness to eat almost anything. If a pig has eaten something rotten, maybe their meat is rotten? Following that same argument, we’d have to caution the people living in […]

Lyme Disease Treatment

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Lyme Disease has been receiving much publicity in the news lately with such celebrities as Avril Lavigne & Yolanda Foster currently suffering from it, and others such as Ben Stiller & George W. Bush having had previous episodes. The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) estimates 300,000 new cases of Lyme disease every year. While many […]

Does Fluoride Toothpaste Work?

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Q: Does fluoride toothpaste really work? A: You might be surprised to hear that the answer is, no. While fluoride is proven to be effective in remineralizing teeth, it doesn’t have a strong enough concentration in toothpaste in order to be effective. Fluoride Toothpaste is Too Weak to Be Effective Here’s what’s misleading: the concentration of fluoride in toothpaste […]

Eggs, Heart Disease and Diabetes – Dreams of an Omelette

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It was early Sunday morning. Mr. Mason watched his wife across the kitchen table. She appeared deeply engaged in the daily crossword puzzle. He swallowed his three diabetes pills with a large sip of orange juice. There was a momentary sparkle of light, a glint of sunshine through the clouds. He would give it another try. “I’m told that a highly prestigious […]

Is Soy Bad For You?

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There is a lot of debate in the nutrition and health world as to whether soy is more harmful than beneficial.  So we get asked a lot about consuming soy.  We even did a special thanksgiving episode you can watch here. Soy History: Soy has been hailed as health food because it has traditional been eaten […]

Botox and Your Brain

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Botox, fillers, and plastic surgery seem de rigueur these days, with anti-aging spas in practically every strip mall. No longer the domain of celebrities, Botox treatments are more affordable than ever and hence accessible to the masses. But at what price? Some research suggests those regular wrinkle-relaxing Botox shots may be messing with your brain — in […]

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