Sex Hormone In A Can: Plastic Part 3

Evidently there is a plastic liner in metal cans that contains large amounts of Bisphenol A.  Bisphenol A, which comes from plastic, is a chemical that mimics sex hormones. One big culprit is tomatoes, which are acidic and leaches the chemical out more. They also single out plastic containers and plastic wrap and it is important […]

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Why I use Thorne Products.

Recently, a patients’ medical doctor challenged the quality of the supplements that I use. Ninety percent of is from Thorne Research. They are truly dedicated to quality and even consider what they lubricate their machinery with. They use third party testing, pharmaceutical grade manufacturing, and are certified by the Therapeutic Goods Administration of Australia. Not only that, […]

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Volcanic clay found to kill 99 per cent of MRSA superbugs

Volcanic clay found to kill 99 per cent of MRSA superbugs From our ANI Correspondent London, October 29: Dirt that originated in French volcanoes has the potential to kill up to 99 per cent of colonies of bugs like MRSA and E coli within 24 hours, say scientists. The researchers believe that agricur, found in the […]

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FDA Panel Recommends Banning Cold Remedies For Kids

After two days of deliberation an FDA Panel has recommend that the FDA ban cold remedies for kids. I mentioned in a March blog that the Baltimore health commissioner was going to ask the FDA to do this after multiple child and infant deaths. Now an FDA panel is recommending a ban.   From Friday’s […]

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Purpose of Appendix Found

Scientists believe that they have found the purpose of the appendix. It seems that the little appendage that is attached to our intestines is designed be a reservoir and a cultivator of beneficial bacteria. When we are sick and our body purges our bowels, the appendix can repopulate our bowels with bacteria. No mention on […]

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Poll: “If you eat something bad, and you throw up, is that healthy?”

Yes!  Our bodies have a natural reaction to heal itself. If we swallow a poison, our body will rid of it the quickest way that it can. First we will throw up, if the poison travels lower into the digestive system, we will get the runs. Diarrhea and vomiting can be a healthy response to toxins. […]

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Atlasprofilax: A potentially dangerous procedure.

Imitation as a form a flattery. Two weekends ago, I had a booth at a health and wellness expo and I had a chance to observe a practitioner of a new form of atlas work called Atlasprofilax. Initially I was curious about what he was doing, I’m always open to learning new things.  But now […]

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Lessen your toxic exposure with NO VOC paint.

Jordan and I have been painting a lot lately and we’ve been using two different brands of no VOC (volatile organic chemicals) paint. Harmony from Sherwin Williams, and Olympic premium paint that can be found at Lowes home centers. Personally, I will be using the Olympic in the future, because of the cost (only $18-25/gallon), […]

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More problems with microwave popcorn

It seems that the butter flavor contains a chemical called diacetyl, which can cause some nasty side effects. from the New York Times: September 5, 2007 Doctor Links a Man’s Illness to a Microwave Popcorn Habit By GARDINER HARRIS A fondness for microwave buttered popcorn may have led a 53-year-old Colorado man to develop a […]

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Here’s to You Mr. Robinson: Plastic Part 2

New research indicates that plastic wrappers and plastic liners for paper and boxes, designed to protect greasy food can enter the food and break down into harmful chemicals affecting the liver, hormonal system, fetal development, and the immune system. Some of the main culprits are microwave popcorn, butter and candy (chocolate) wrappers, foods with butter and margarine, […]

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Design for the other 90%

The New York Times has a great piece on an exhibit of design solutions for people that live on less than $2 per day. My favorites are a non-electric refrigeration system, a bicycle add on to turn it into a bicycle truck, and a ceramic water filtration system. It made me think of not only what […]

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The Dangers of Chiropractic Care

A longtime patient came in yesterday and told me that her niece had just read an article about the dangers of chiropractic cervical manipulations and how she was worried for her because my patient sees a chiropractor. Certain segments of the medical profession have been attacking chiropractic for years on this issue. The hypocrisy of […]

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Study Finds that NUCCA can lower blood pressure – posted on WebMD

Many times patients come to me with headaches, and back pain and after we get their atlas off of their spinal cord tell me that their blood pressure, breathing, digestion are all better. Our brains tell all of the body parts what to do and can have a profound effect on our overall health. Now, through […]

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