Effect of Long-Term L-Arginine Supplementation on Arterial Compliance and Metabolic Parameters in Patients with Multiple Cardiovascular risk Factors: Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study. Guttman H, Zimlichman R, Boaz M, Matas Z, Shargorodsky M. Source 1Israel Institute For Biological Research, 2Department of Medicine, 3Epidemiology and Research Unit, 4Biochemistry and 5Endocrinology Unit, 6The Brunner Institute for Cardiovascular Research, 7E. […]
Peripheral arterial disease not always due to age Chris Segal The News Herald, Panama City, Fla. 09-26-11 Sept. 24–PANAMA CITY — A common condition that affects millions of Americans causes symptoms that can be dismissed as a result of aging. But peripheral arterial disease (PAD) can be treated to improve patients’ quality of life. Peripheral […]
In this interview, Dr. Duane Graveline, a family doctor with 23 years experience and a former astronaut, discusses the health implications of cholesterol, statin drugs, and coenzyme Q10. Dr. Mercola’s Comments: Dr. Graveline has an interesting background that makes him particularly suited to speak on the topic of statin drugs. He’s a medical doctor with […]
“Next Time You’re Thinking of Grabbing a Soda or Soft Drink to Quench Your Thirst, STOP… You Could be Putting Your Health at Risk” Instead, Look to This Quick Hassle-Free Way to Enjoy a Flavonoid-Rich Brew That Potentially Boosts Your Memory, Helps Promote a Healthy Heart, and Supports Your Immune System… All Prepared in Seconds […]
Drisdol is the synthetic form of vitamin D2; the form of vitamin D typically prescribed by doctors. But this is not the type produced by your body in response to sun or safe tanning bed exposure. A recent meta-analysis by the Cochrane Database looked at mortality rates for people who supplemented their diets with D2 […]
Eating canned food every day may raise the levels of the compound bisphenol A (BPA) in a person’s urine more than previously suspected, a new study suggests. People who ate a serving of canned soup every day for five days had BPA levels of 20.8 micrograms per liter of urine, whereas people who instead ate […]
“The ‘#1 Superfood’ That Americans Are Missing Out On” It’s highly prized in other parts of the world, but sadly not here… Find out why AARP named this a ‘#1 Superfood’ and why you may be missing out on one the most astonishing health-supporting foods in existence.*
A study of more than 81,000 women found those with the highest intake of vitamin D from food sources had a significantly lower prevalence of depressive symptoms. The researchers suggested that vitamin D may affect the function of dopamine and norepinephrine.
Even though I strongly disagree with this common preventive medication as there is plenty of evidence to suggest it doesn’t work, antiplatelet medications, such as aspirin, are a typical part of standard care after a heart attack.
Given a choice, would you rather carry a bag of rocks or a sack of diamonds? Well, we do have a choice and you will be surprised how many people choose rocks. Abraham Lincoln once said that if you “look for what’s wrong, you will surely find it.” How true this is. The imperfections in […]