If a doctor was to offer you statins it would you even think for one moment not to take them? After all doctors should know best when it comes to prescribing medicines, right? However recent changes to guidelines have left almost everyone being eligible to be taking such medication. Even those who have only a 7% risk of having a ... Read More
Did you know that up to 67% of Americans have fluoride added to their water? This decision was hailed as one of the biggest and most positive ‘achievements’ for the health of the nation, and was sold to the public as being an end to having dental cavities. However the original research has since been seriously debunked and now it ... Read More
Did you know that many Americans are increasingly iodine deficient? Since the 1970’s the amount of iodine being consumed by the average American has decreased due to changes in the food and dietary habits. It is also known that not only are people taking in less iodine but the receptors which absorb whatever iodine is being consumed are ... Read More
Dr Garry Gordon has long extolled the huge benefits of a good detoxing, and Beyond Fiber is one product that may be of huge benefit to those wishing to help deal with fat soluble toxins. For many years now there has been the belief that a high fiber diet can help to keep obesity at bay; however the ... Read More
Melatonin has long been linked to helping with sleep patterns, by keeping the circadian rhythm in check. However it does have several other beneficial uses that are rarely thought about. This particular blog will take a look at how it may help those who have been infected with the Ebola virus.
It is thought that many of the symptoms ... Read More
It is the time of the year when doctors recommend to a large variety of people to get the flu vaccine in order to offer some protection against this potentially complicated illness. The lengthy list of people who are recommended to get the flu vaccine seems to get longer each year, and while it is a good idea to get ... Read More
We have brought several stories over the years linking vitamin D deficiencies to increased risk of asthma, chronic pain, high blood pressure, muscle weakness, poor oral health, diabetes and many others. Recently it has been suggested that it could also be linked to Seasonal Affective Disorder.
Seasonal Affective Disorder is thought to affect up to 10% of the population, ... Read More
Earlier this year reports showed that high doses of vitamin C, in excess of 500mg orally, may help to improve the health of the thin layer of cells that line blood vessels. Those that suffer from arterial stiffness, where the blood flow isn’t as smooth as in other healthy individuals, would benefit the most from the ... Read More
As many of you know by now, IAS carries a very comprehensive range of peptide bioregulators. These are designed to ensure that particular areas of the body are working to their best ability. For example Professor Khavinson and his team from the St Petersburg Institute of Biogerontology discovered that each organ or gland has a biological ... Read More
Loss of hearing can have severe detrimental effects on daily life, including problems communicating with the other people, leading to problems such as isolation, loneliness, dependency on others and frustration. With such a dramatic effect on quality of life, it is easy to understand why so many people turn to hearing aids to help them improve their day to day ... Read More