Do you have headaches or migraines? Are you suffering from memory loss? Unexplained rash? Most of us have no idea why we are having these symptoms. Could these symptoms be related to what we are eating or drinking? They could be caused by Aspartame! What are the possible health effects of Aspartame?
This article by Alice Park discusses a study that relates the balance of intestinal bacteria of the gut to weight gain and its possible link to the obesity crisis
If we don’t start making better choices in our own personal health collectively, our health care expenditures will continue to skyrocket. If we keep on making the choices of consuming harmful obesity creating foods, and keep on raising our children on unhappy meals of french fries we will continue to feed our Disease Care Model. We as a nation have been making terrible choices. When the top three products consumed are sugar, tobacco and alcohol and we keep dumping these into our bodies we will continue to look for that elusive combination of medications to make us feel better. As long as we continue to believe the myth that help comes from a pill or a drug then the inevitable financial escalation will continue to occur.
Patients often come into our office complaining of aches and pains. When asking what was it that caused the pain, often times a patient won’t mention a specific incident. However, they’ll usually say,” Nothing specifically happened, I just always feel achy all over”. These patients are often suffering from chronic tissue inflammation. There is no blood test for this pain, but the patient is acutely aware of its existence.
The first thing that I would like to point out is that our need for minerals such as zinc, iron, copper, molybdenum is as essential as our need for oxygen. The body can tolerate a deficiency of vitamins for a longer period of time than a deficiency of minerals.
Many people think that being healthy is just feeling good or not having any symptoms. Something to think about…you must lose 80% of function in a part of your body (organ, nerve, muscle, etc.) in order to begin feeling the first symptom. This is huge! Think about it…80% LOST! One of the more common examples of this that most people have at least heard of second hand is the following scenario…