Recent research reveals American girls are hitting puberty earlier than ever before. The median age for breast development is now around 9, with rare cases of extreme precocious puberty occurring in girls as young as 4. Precocious puberty is triggered by premature release of hormones, which results in sexual maturation, sometimes years before the natural […]
Resveratrol is an antioxidant found in a number of plants, including grape skins, raspberries, mulberries, pomegranate, and raw cacao, and is known to have a number of beneficial health effects. It belongs to a family of compounds known as polyphenols, which is produced by plants to increase their survival and resistance to disease during times […]
Nature’s Sunshine Products Stands Behind its 42-Year Commitment to Quality LEHI, Utah, February 6, 2015 – Nature’s Sunshine Products, Inc. (“NSP”), one of the world’s foremost manufacturers and distributors of premium quality health supplements in the natural health and wellness markets, proudly stands behind its 42-year legacy of quality manufacturing and product excellence. A plethora […]
Most readers here appreciate the importance of vitamin D, as do many physicians. However, there’s another vitamin that is virtually equivalent in terms of benefit that is still sorely underappreciated, and that is vitamin K2. Very little is known about it, and it doesn’t get much media attention. Dr. Leon Schurgers is a senior scientist […]
Complementary and alternative medicine You’ve heard the hype about complementary and alternative medicine. Now get the facts.