Tag Archives: heart disease

Here is the Headline…

…The Longer You Work, the Greater Your Risk for Heart Disease According to the underlying article, which is based on this study, “Working 75 hours or more doubled the risk for a cardiovascular problem — angina, coronary heart disease, hypertension, … Continue reading

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It Drives Me Nuts

There really isn’t anything that a small cog in a big machine can do about how the machine works. I only have control over me and mine, and you only have control over you and yours. Every week, just about, … Continue reading

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SMH

I am Shaking My Head over the health news in the New York Times this morning. Here is the headline: 2 Studies Back Guidelines for Wider Use of Statins I can’t assume that you know what statins are, and why … Continue reading

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Age Of Wonders

We truly do live in a time of wonders. The ancient Chinese proverb CURSE is “May you live in interesting times.” We do. Everything from disappearing glaciers, record drought, vanishing honeybees, to fantastic medical advances that mimic the natural effects … Continue reading

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Supplement, Schmuplement

Guess what, if you take a really great natural nutrient and then process the plant or animal from which it came to get rid of every other component of that plant or animal, what you are left with is not the … Continue reading

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The High Priest of Nutritionism

This is how science, in it’s purest and most effective form works. A researcher comes up with an idea of what might be causing a problem. For instance, let us say that the scientist thinks that saturated fats in our … Continue reading

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Bottles of Milk

It comes in a bottle. If it did not, you would never drink it–milk. I, for one, have always thought that human beings drinking the product of another species mammary glands as a beverage was an unnatural act. This act … Continue reading

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