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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....

Coronary and Carotid Artery Plaque: What is the Cause?

Most people and even physicians will have the knee-jerk response that the plaque found in the coronary and carotid arteries is filled with cholesterol. If you have read my past articles we now understand that cholesterol is laid down as a Band-Aid...

Corn: Potential Health Problem

by Dr. Peter Osborne (Gluten Free Society) Many gluten free products use corn as an assumed safe grain substitute. Are you buying into this myth? Gluten Free Society's Stance Corn is a grain. Corn has gluten.  Many believe that corn gluten...

Parkinson’s and Pesticide Toxicity

Pesticides could be responsible for Parkinson's, a neurodegenerative disease. Toxins from such chemicals can increase the risk by up to six times. The seven pesticides tested include: dithiocarbamates (e.g., maneb, ziram), two imidazoles (benomyl,...