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Histamine Intolerance: Could this be the cause of your problems?

Histamine is found lurking primarily in aged, cured, fermented, cultured, and spoiled foods. From a survival perspective, it is imperative that humans have avoided rotting flesh.  When animals die, bacteria from the gastrointestinal tract leaks out and starts digesting proteins.  Some of the amino acids from the proteins are converted by bacterial enzymes to bioactive […]

Statins for Women? Not for My Patients

Sometimes, pharmaceutical companies and their doctorly friends collectively make a bold move that shows their hand. Usually, this is in the form of indiscriminately and categorically broadening the eligible candidates for the suddenly lifesaving benefits of a pre-existing product. Recent changes in guidelines put forth by the American Heart Association and the American College of […]