Lactobacillus acidophilus: A Healthy Probiotic Strain

Source: Lactobacillus acidophilus: A Healthy Probiotic Strain by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Thanks to advances in the understanding of the human body and bacteria, the incredible list of benefits that probiotics offer has been brought to light! Knowing if probiotics are right for you specifically might be a challenge, but knowing a little bit more … Continue reading Lactobacillus acidophilus: A Healthy Probiotic Strain

Dr. Thomas Rau Addresses Living With Cancer And Other Chronic Diseases In the Swiss Secret To Optimal Health

Media attention is newly focused on the recurrence of cancer in both Elizabeth Edwards and White House Press Secretary Tony Snow. Many people are confused over the statements about Mrs. Edwards having "incurable but treatable" cancer. For years, at his clinic in Switzerland, Dr. Thomas Rau has been helping people with cancer and other chronic … Continue reading Dr. Thomas Rau Addresses Living With Cancer And Other Chronic Diseases In the Swiss Secret To Optimal Health

Confusing Symptoms With Disease

Unfortunately, Pasteur's confusion of disease with its symptoms, has come down through the generations as scientific law. To this day, conventional medicine operates under this central misconception, often identifying a pattern of symptoms and labeling them as a disease, without any consideration of the underlying cause of the symptoms. And if the underlying cause isn't … Continue reading Confusing Symptoms With Disease

How to Choose the Best Dairy-Free Probiotic

Source: How to Choose the Best Dairy-Free Probiotic by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Probiotics are microorganisms that support a healthy gut flora. Available in foods or supplements, probiotics can boost the immune system, support digestive health, and relieve gas, bloating, and abdominal discomfort. If you follow a vegan, vegetarian, or dairy-free diet, there are plenty of … Continue reading How to Choose the Best Dairy-Free Probiotic

Manual Lymph drainage

The lymphatic system One of the most important keys to health is an optimally functioning immune system. An often overlooked component of immune function is the network of pre-lymphducts, lymphducts and lymphnodes throughout the entire body, transporting lymph fluid and eliminating toxins. The lymphatic system is the primary circulatory system used by all immunological cells: … Continue reading Manual Lymph drainage

Alpha Lipoic Acid: Top 10 Benefits & Possible Side Effects

Source: Alpha Lipoic Acid: Top 10 Benefits & Possible Side Effects by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Antioxidants are nutrients that counteract the natural deterioration of cells. Raw, organic fruits and vegetables provide a wide array of antioxidants. Antioxidants are also present in herbs like astragalus root and Tibetan Rhodiola. In recent years, antioxidant … Continue reading Alpha Lipoic Acid: Top 10 Benefits & Possible Side Effects

What is Gerson Therapy?

"There is no cancer in normal metabolism," wrote Max Gerson, M.D. ( 1881-1959). A pioneer of what is today known as nutritional metabolic therapy, the German-born physician, who lived in the United States for twenty-three years, believed that cancer cannot occur unless the functions of the liver, the pancreas, and the immune system as well … Continue reading What is Gerson Therapy?

What’s a PLU Code? How to Shop for Organic Produce

Source: What’s a PLU Code? How to Shop for Organic Produce by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  If eating healthy and nutritious food is important to you, then you need to know exactly how to tell the difference between organically grown and conventionally grown produce. One way is by knowing how to read price … Continue reading What’s a PLU Code? How to Shop for Organic Produce

DETERMINATION OF OXIDATION TYPE BY MEANS OF TISSUE ELECTROLYTE RATIOS

Abstract A method of determining oxidation types by means of hair tissue mineral ratios was evaluated by reviewing 55 patient files.  Correlations were assessed between tissue calcium/potassium, sodium/magnesium, and sodium/potassium ratios, and nine signs and symptoms of oxidation type. Hair mineral ratios were found to be good predictors of signs and symptoms of oxidation type. Introduction … Continue reading DETERMINATION OF OXIDATION TYPE BY MEANS OF TISSUE ELECTROLYTE RATIOS

Mad cow disease research breakthrough: scientists recreate prions in the lab

Scientists in California have created the first synthetic version of prions. These are the so-called "rogue proteins" that are responsible for mad cow disease. To understand the significance of this research, it helps to fully understand what prions are in the first place and how they cause mad cow disease. Prions are abnormally folded proteins, … Continue reading Mad cow disease research breakthrough: scientists recreate prions in the lab