Saturated Fats

MYTH:  Saturated fats cause heart attacks. TRUTH: If that were true, the population of rural North America would have died off generations ago. The first documented heart attack was recorded in 1910.  For over a century before that saturated fats were … Continue reading

Polyunsaturated Oils

MYTH:  Polyunsaturated vegetable oils prevent heart disease. TRUTH:  Polyunsaturated oils may actually contribute to the incidence of heart disease. Contrary to popular misconception, polyunsaturated oils do not prevent heart disease.  On the contrary, they may contribute to it.  As our … Continue reading

Auto Immune Disorders

Whenever there is progressive bodily deterioration for which the medical profession does not know a cause, an autoimmune disorder should be suspected.  Autoimmune disorders include such diverse conditions as ankylosing spondylitis, Crohn’s disease, fibromyalgia, hemolytic anemia, lupus erythematosus, multiple sclerosis, myasthenia … Continue reading

Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)

Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) is the “you won’t like me when I’m hungry” syndrome.  It is a common dysfunction that involves a number of glands – primarily the pancreas, the adrenal glands and the liver. Consumption of concentrated sugars or sweets … Continue reading

Heart Health Quiz

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