Month: August 2006

Acetaminophen-No help for knees

Acetaminophen-No help for knees

Common acetaminophen painkillers have no more power to relieve osteoarthritis of the knee than a sugar pill. The August 2004 issue of the Annals of the Rheumatic diseases report that common painkillers containing acetaminophen really …
Coca-Cola Blak-shame,shame!

Coca-Cola Blak-shame,shame!

A big hiss to the Coca-Cola Company for adding ASPARTAME to Coca-Cola Blak! The product does not claim to be sugar-free or diet since it has sugar in it. So, why do this? Aspartame is …
Vitamin E supplements reduce the risk of ALS

Vitamin E supplements reduce the risk of ALS

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig’s disease causes degeneration and death of nerve cells. Harvard researchers found that people who used vitamin E supplements for over ten years experienced less than half the risk …
Ultrasound During Pregnancy

Ultrasound During Pregnancy

Look Daddy, the baby is smiling and waving at you on TV! the pregnant woman said joyously to her husband. The expectant couple has just forked over about three hundred clams to the clerk in …
Water Vs. Coke

Water Vs. Coke

WATER – We all know that water is important but I’ve never seen it written down like this before. 1. 75% of Americans are chronically dehydrated. (Likely applies to half the world population) In 37% …
Multivitamin use lowers preeclampsia risk

Multivitamin use lowers preeclampsia risk

High blood pressure during pregnancy (preeclampsia) can result in serious complications for the mother and child. Results from a new study show that regular use of a multivitamin supplement in the months before and during …
What really causes smoker’s cancer?

What really causes smoker’s cancer?

Many smokers believe the misconception that nicotine causes cancer. The truth is that tobacco smoke itself is the culprit which delivers cancer causing agents. Nicotine is nothing more than an addictive drug found in tobacco …
What are the benefits of chiropractic, anyway?

What are the benefits of chiropractic, anyway?

According to the findings of 45 chiropractic research studies, 5 chiropractic case studies, and 23 review articles, chiropractic adjustment is proven to enhance the health of the human body. The review found consistent results, proving …