How Much Hibiscus Tea is Too Much?

How Much Hibiscus Tea is Too Much?

over-the-counter antacids are probably the most important source for human aluminum exposure in terms of dose Maalox for example taking as directed can exceed the daily safety limit more than 100 fold and nowhere on the label does it say not to take with acidic beverages such as fruit juice washing that acid down with orange juice for example can increase aluminum exposure Eightfold and citric acid was worse acid…

Turmeric Curcumin Reprogramming Cancer Cell Death

Turmeric Curcumin Reprogramming Cancer Cell Death

“Turmeric Curcumin Reprogramming Cancer Cell Death” The anticancer effects of the turmeric pigment curcumin extend well beyond it’s ability to block carcinogens. The anticancer effects of curcumin mainly result from the multitude of ways it regulates programmed cell death. It’s estimated that human body consists of 10 or so trillion cells, that’s a million million. Almost all of these cells get turned over within approximately 100 days. We’re like a…

Morning Sickness May Protect Mother and Child

Morning Sickness May Protect Mother and Child

“Morning Sickness May Protect Mother and Child” Since the beginning of time, pregnant women have been known to suffer nausea and vomiting during pregnancy. The term “morning sickness” is actually misleading, since women can feel sick all day long. And sometimes it can get so serious women have to be hospitalized. Researchers at Harvard’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital found that saturated fat seemed to be a primary dietary risk factor…

Who Says Eggs Aren’t Healthy or Safe?

Who Says Eggs Aren’t Healthy or Safe?

the American Egg Board is a promotional marketing board appointed by the US government whose mission is to increase demand for egg and egg products on behalf of US egg producers now if an individual egg company wants to run an ad campaign they can say whatever they want but if an egg corporation wants to dip into the ten million dollars the American Egg Board sets aside for advertising…

Should Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women Take DHA?

Should Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women Take DHA?

“Should Pregnant & Breastfeeding Women Take DHA?” One of the reasons breastfed infants may have better cognitive and visual development is because human milk contains long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids like the omega 3 DHA, while most available infant formulas did not, based on data like this where infants given control formula without DHA didn’t do as well as those given DHA-fortified formula. Neither did as well as the breast-fed…

Are GMOs Safe? The Case of BT Corn

Are GMOs Safe? The Case of BT Corn

“Are GMOs Safe? The Case of BT Corn” Recently the prominent science journal, Nature, editorialized that we are now swimming in information about genetically modified crops, but that much of that information is wrong — on both sides of the debate. But a lot of this incorrect information is sophisticated, backed by legitimate-sounding research and written with certitude, quipping that with GMOs a good gauge of a statement’s fallacy is…

Alkylphenol Endocrine Disruptors and Allergies

Alkylphenol Endocrine Disruptors and Allergies

[Music] in my video preventing childhood allergies I noted a study in Japan that found a higher maternal intake of meat during pregnancy was significantly associated with about three times yaws are both suspected and physician diagnosed eczema they suggested that certain components of meat may affect the fetal immune system but what about the moms themselves seasonal allergies have exploded in Japan in the past few decades starting with…

Vegan Pregnancy First Trimester Nutrition and Supplements

Vegan Pregnancy First Trimester Nutrition and Supplements

Hey, everybody. Today we’re talking first trimester. I’ll give you a rundown on key events, talk about multivitamins and one other supplement and discuss three important nutrients and how you can easily get enough of them on a plant-based diet. So, if you’re planning on start a family or just found out you’re expecting, stick around. Quinten Poindexter here with The Plant-Based Parent where we bring you tips and solutions…

Bacon, Eggs, and Gestational Diabetes During Pregnancy

Bacon, Eggs, and Gestational Diabetes During Pregnancy

[Music] gestational diabetes high blood sugar levels that develop when you’re pregnant is one of those common complications of pregnancy it’s associated with abnormal fetal growth infant mortality preeclampsia which can put the moms health at risk and various major birth defects is there anything we can do to prevent it with a Harvard Nurses Health Study found that eating meat before pregnancy appeared to increase subsequent diabetes risk during…

Can Cranberry Juice Treat Bladder Infections?

Can Cranberry Juice Treat Bladder Infections?

how could any bacteria cause a bladder infection without just getting flushed away literally certainly if you’re not drinking enough or men who have prostate enlargement can’t empty completely leaving behind a stagnant pool but in most people there should be a constant flow of water through there well bladder infection causing e.coli evolved these finger-like projections that they used to stick to the walls of the bladder so they…