Month: February 2009

Is Sugar Making you Sick?

Is Sugar Making you Sick?

Did you know that an 8-ounce serving of fruit-flavored yogurt contains almost as much sugar as a 12-ounce can of soda? Unfortunately, many of today’s popular foods are loaded with refined sugars. Refined sugar carries …
The Problem with Stevia Based Sweeteners

The Problem with Stevia Based Sweeteners

In 2007 the FDA banned the use of Stevia as a food additive (or sweetener); yet new Stevia-based “sweetener” products continue to pop up on grocery store shelves nationwide. How can this be? The most …
What are you teaching your kids?

What are you teaching your kids?

Take a close look at your every day life and you’ll discover that many of the habits, routines, interests and enjoyments you experience today are things that your parents introduced to you when you were …
Prevent Illness

Prevent Illness

The flaw with the U.S. health-care system is that it is designed to respond to illnesses, rather than try to prevent them in the first place. According to an analysis by the Commonwealth Fund (as …

Adam must have had a cold

Nearly everyone at one point or another will have a cold. In one year alone, Americans spend the equivalent of the national budget of all the Central American countries combined on cold remedies, a whooping …

The Seizures Stopped!

Recently a patient came in and brought her child in to the office after not being in for almost two and a half years (since 2006)-I asked why it had been so long. She replied, …
What to do until Health Care is reformed

What to do until Health Care is reformed

Regardless of who you voted for in the presidential election, and despite all of the disagreements on political policies, one thing every American can agree upon is that our health care system is broken. If …