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Are You Suffering with Estrogen Dominance? Learn The Facts

Estrogen is not a single hormone. It is a class of hormones and hormone like compounds that have estrogenic properties. There are human estrogens, animal estrogens, synthetic estrogens, phytoestrogens, and xenoestrogens. The three human estrogens...

Autism: A Possible Cause?

Autism has reached epidemic proportions and it appears medical science has yet to find a definitive cause. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 1 in 88 children suffer from an autism spectrum disorder (ASD),...

Blueberries show promise in protecting heart

Blueberries could strengthen blood vessels against oxidative stress that may lead to heart disease, says new research. The results of the new study, published in the Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry (Vol 17, pp 109-116), add to the...

Can coconut oil kill you?

Robert G. Silverman, DC, DACBN, DCBCN, MS, CCN, CNS, CSCS, CIISN, CKTP, CES, HKC, SASTM The recent headlines about coconut oil say that because it's higher in saturated fat than beef or lard, it's bad for you. “You'll drastically increase the...

Chemical Triggers Breast Cancer

Ronald Grisanti D.C., D.A.B.C.O., D.A.C.B.N., M.S A study reveals that chemicals found in cleaning materials, textiles, plastics, paper and some personal-care products can trigger breast cancer. According to the senior author of the study, William...

Depression: Why You May Be Suffering Part III

Ronald Grisanti D.C., D.A.B.C.O., D.A.C.B.N., M.S. As the incidence of depression reaches epidemic proportions, I sometimes wonder how one can overlook or may I say ignore the research documenting known causes that can be easily identified and...

Depression: Why You May Be Suffering Part II

Ronald Grisanti D.C., D.A.B.C.O., D.A.C.B.N., M.S. Depression has been linked to disruptions in the body's stress center -- the hypothalamic pituitary adrenal (HPA) axis. The HPA is a complex communication system between the hypothalmus, the...

Depression: Why You May Be Suffering.: Part 1

Ronald J. Grisanti D.C., D.A.B.C.O.,D.A.C.B.N., MS Depression is considered the most dreaded condition of mankind. What makes depression so awful? Well… it is the one disease devoid of hope in the minds of many who suffer with this global epidemic....