Top 6 Reasons for The Obesity Epidemic

Since the 1970’s, the percentage of people in the US who are overweight or obese has doubled. This is an alarming statistic especially given the fact that the obesity rates of our children are increasing just as rapidly. What has happened since the 1970’s? 1) The explosion of processed foods: convenience foods and fast foods filled with high fructose

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Thumbs down on Vitamin D?

I received many emails and phone calls asking me about the Washington Post article and the subsequent media “buzz” which was somewhat negative about Vitamin D supplementation. Here is a summary of the key points of the report: 1) US and Canadian governments asked the Institute of Medicine to review the data on Vitamin D

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The Sunshine Vitamin: Are you getting enough?

Vitamin D, also known as the sunshine vitamin, once linked to only bone diseases such as rickets and osteoporosis is now recognized as a major player in total overall health. Although called a “vitamin”, this important element of health is actually a potent hormone that affects over 2,000 genes and at least 36 organs of the body. We get most

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Bones are “The Great Giver”

Most people don’t realize that bones do much more than support your body and protect your organs. Bones are living tissue which have a myriad of functions that are essential to life. Bones produce white blood cells that fight infection and red blood cells that transport oxygen. Bones function as a mineral storehouse (the “bank”), releasing

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Eat More Fat (no that is not a typo).

Fat has really been vilified by the media. One of the biggest health misconceptions is that to prevent heart disease and lower cholesterol, fats need to be avoided. Good fats are essential to heart health and actually improve the cholesterol ratio (lower LDL/increase HDL). We should fuel our bodies daily with good fats from nuts

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