What does evidence based really mean?

Unfortunately, the phrase evidence based has become a marketing phrase that is misused and abused. Dr Horton, Editor in Chief of the medical journal, Lancet, claims " “The case against science is straightforward: much of the scientific literature, perhaps half, may simply be untrue. Afflicted by studies with small sample sizes, tiny effects, invalid exploratory analyses, [...]

By |2018-03-13T12:19:16+00:00March 13th, 2018|Medical, Research|Comments Off on What does evidence based really mean?

88% of Medical Diagnoses Wrong?

Wow!! That's huge and very scary. A Mayo Clinic study found that 88% of medical diagnoses are inaccurate or outright wrong. Even with cancer! The National Academy of Medicine reported that about 12 million people in the US, in 2015, were misdiagnosed. Now, we have to take a few things into consideration: 1) there are [...]

By |2018-03-13T11:36:00+00:00March 13th, 2018|Medical, Nutritional Health, Research, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 88% of Medical Diagnoses Wrong?

Fibromyalgia – manage it or eliminate it

I had polymyalgia:  which means a combination diagnoses, osteo and rheumatoid arthritis AND fibromyalgia all at the same time...and now none of it!!! Did I mention I also had a deteriorating spine at the same time?  I used to take 3-4 Tylenol 3s with codeine 4-5 times a day to keep going (I used to [...]

By |2017-09-02T16:25:59+00:00September 2nd, 2017|Immune Issues, Inflammatory disorders, Medical, Nutrition, Pharmaceutical, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fibromyalgia – manage it or eliminate it

A favorite herb – Hawthorne aka Crataegus oxycantha

There are many different herbs used for the cardio/heart system. Different herbs are used for specific issues, like the valves, electrical irregularities, blood pressure, arterial issues, etc. But Hawthorne is one cardio herb that is used for a variety of issues. Whether the issue concerns blood vessels as with congestive heart failure or chest pains [...]

By |2017-04-28T22:58:58+00:00July 26th, 2016|Anti-inflammatory, Anti-oxidants, Antioxidants, Blood health, Heart Health, Herbal Medicine, Medical, Supplements, Uncategorized|Comments Off on A favorite herb – Hawthorne aka Crataegus oxycantha

Foods that can kill Cancers!!!

As many of you know, I had an ovarian tumor the size of a hard ball. I was told i needed surgery immediately!! The MD was short, brisk and to the point and as she quickly left the room - she told me that i needed to make an appointment for surgery first thing Monday [...]

By |2017-04-28T22:59:00+00:00May 2nd, 2016|Cancer, Medical, Nutrition, Nutritional Health|Comments Off on Foods that can kill Cancers!!!

Pain killers – what’s going on?

Have you been keeping up to date with all the latest media play on pain killers like Oxycontin and percocets - and their derivatives? Dangerous, over-prescribed, deaths...it is scary stuff. Real medicine has been bringing the issues to the fore front for several years, but as usual, Big Pharma over-rides - MDs prescribe - and [...]

By |2017-04-28T22:59:00+00:00April 27th, 2016|Medical, Toxicity|Comments Off on Pain killers – what’s going on?

Yoga and Cancer – is there a connection?

Well apparently the Indian government claims that there is ... I am not surprised. Unfortunately, people don't realize that there are many different causes of the vast number of disorders are pooled together under the umbrella called cancer. Different causes -> different disorders -> different treatment protocals. Many cancers will resolve themselves if left alone. [...]

By |2017-04-28T22:59:02+00:00March 29th, 2016|Cancer, Medical, Research|Comments Off on Yoga and Cancer – is there a connection?

Salad bad for you? What now?

Oh dear. The old saying, 'the more man gets involved with your food, the more dangerous it becomes'...seems to get more data input daily. This time it comes in the form of salad, or more particularly lettuce. Now lettuce in and of itself can be an issue. The issue being is whether it has any [...]

By |2017-04-28T22:59:05+00:00January 27th, 2016|Allergies, Herbal Medicine, Immune Health, Immune Issues, Medical, Microbiota, Nutrition|Comments Off on Salad bad for you? What now?

Is anyone getting scared?

Apparently, both Fifth Estate and PBS are going to be presenting a program on the "hidden dangers" and "supplement safety". I would think the reason for these kinds of programs is because soo many people are moving away from Conventional Medicine to Real Medicine.  Medicine with real and herbs that address the underlying issues as [...]

By |2017-04-28T22:59:08+00:00November 19th, 2015|Medical, Nutrition, Nutritional Health, Pharmaceutical, Research|Comments Off on Is anyone getting scared?

Probiotics and infants & young children

As we have heard so many times, vaccinations and probiotics, destroy the healthy bacteria / microbiota in the gut.  As a consequence, children have more allergies than ever before.  In fact, food allergies have increased by 20% just in the last 10 years.  They are also more susceptible to colds, flus and even issues like [...]

By |2017-04-28T22:59:09+00:00September 24th, 2015|Allergies, Antibiotics, Medical, Nutritional Health, Research, Vaccinations|Comments Off on Probiotics and infants & young children