Monthly Archives: June 2011

How it feels to have a stroke!

We just watched this video today in class…. Neuroanatomist Jill Bolte Taylor had an opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: One morning, she realized she was having a massive stroke. As it happened — as she felt her brain … Continue reading

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Weston A. Price. MYTHS and TRUTHS.

Dr. Weston A. Price (1870-1948), a Cleveland dentist, has been called the “Charles Darwin of Nutrition.” Price traveled the world over in order to study isolated human groups, including sequestered villages in Switzerland, Gaelic communities in the Outer Hebrides, Eskimos and … Continue reading

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Diet Soda DOES make you FAT!

  The Wall Street Journal just reported that Diet Coke beats out Pepsi for consumers in the US—only Coke beats them both in total sales. Consumers reach for a can of that cold, bubbly, sweet beverage to get their jolted caffeine fix and a … Continue reading

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ZINC.

I learned a LOT about ZINC today. Lets just start with the basics. Preventive & Therapeutic Use you need 15- 30 mg/day Wound Healing: take 1 month before and after surgery Burns: 50 75 mg/day cold prevention/ sore throat: 25-50 … Continue reading

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