Current Health Issues

Alternative to Clomid – What Works Just as Well as the First Line Fertility Drug

2013-06-02T17:28:24+02:00

Many patients ask if there is a natural alternative to Clomid. The short answer is that many natural treatments work just as well as, and in the vast majority of cases, MUCH better than Clomid. Clomid is a first-line drug used to treat infertility. It is often used in cases of PCOS with delayed or [...]

Alternative to Clomid – What Works Just as Well as the First Line Fertility Drug2013-06-02T17:28:24+02:00

Why parents should leave their kids alone

2013-06-02T17:20:21+02:00

I felt as if I were an unwilling accomplice to torture. Echoes of the victim's screams rang off the varnished walls. The door, tight shut though it was, could not block the cries of panic. A baby, alone and imprisoned in a cot. The baby's mother was visibly disturbed, too, pale and tearful. She was [...]

Why parents should leave their kids alone2013-06-02T17:20:21+02:00

Infant circumcision recommendations

2012-09-17T12:51:40+02:00

Circumcision has been a long-time practice among Muslims and Jews, a practice based on revelation and faith that the Creator's decrees are out wisdom and benefit for humankind. Nowadays we find evangelic atheists targeting circumcision as a horrible practice. Stay informed. The American Academy of Pediatricians has released their stance based on current research on [...]

Infant circumcision recommendations2012-09-17T12:51:40+02:00

10 Ingredients to Avoid in your Body Care Products

2012-09-17T12:30:15+02:00

1. Prefixes Ethyl, Methyl, Butyl or Propyl Common Name: Parabens Why You Should Avoid It: Endocrine disrupters that mimic estrogen; linked to weight gain and breast cancer Found In: Lotions and shampoos 2. Fragrance, DEHP, DHP, DBP 5, Dibutyl Phthalate Common Name: Phthalates Why You Should Avoid It: Sperm damage, infertility Found In: Nail polish, [...]

10 Ingredients to Avoid in your Body Care Products2012-09-17T12:30:15+02:00

Modern wheat a “perfect, chronic poison,” doctor says

2012-09-05T12:40:29+02:00

(CBS News) Modern wheat is a "perfect, chronic poison," according to Dr. William Davis, a cardiologist who has published a book all about the world's most popular grain. Davis said that the wheat we eat these days isn't the wheat your grandma had: "It's an 18-inch tall plant created by genetic research in the '60s [...]

Modern wheat a “perfect, chronic poison,” doctor says2012-09-05T12:40:29+02:00

Research shows that honey helps children’s coughs.

2012-08-26T23:04:53+02:00

Well we already knew this, but for the record, honey can sooth a cough! Results were recently published in the journal Pediatrics that honey is more effective than a placebo in controlling nighttime cough in children with upper respiratory infections (URI). The study was a randomized placebo-controlled, double-blind trial. Here is a the story as related [...]

Research shows that honey helps children’s coughs.2012-08-26T23:04:53+02:00

Effect of Food Additives on Children’s Behaviour

2012-08-26T22:18:42+02:00

"Some parents were asking how harmful additives really are. They will benefit from the following story. Of course, discipline has a lot to do with behaviour, but some children are particularly sensitive to chemicals. Children with ADHD, for example, benefit tremendously from the elimination of food additives." Rehan _____ Additives used in hundreds of children's [...]

Effect of Food Additives on Children’s Behaviour2012-08-26T22:18:42+02:00

40% of food wasted in the US

2012-08-26T22:10:20+02:00

Forty percent of food in the United States is never eaten, amounting to $165 billion a year in waste, taking a toll on the country's water resources and significantly increasing greenhouse gas emissions, according to a report from the Natural Resources Defense Council released this week. The group says more than 20 pounds of food is wasted [...]

40% of food wasted in the US2012-08-26T22:10:20+02:00