Nuvasive Neo Disc & Spinal Kinetics M6-C

Photos attached of both devices below text Nuvasive NeoDisc Nuvasive is manufacturing a Cervical Disc Replacement called “Neo Disc” or “NeoDisc”.   It’s my understanding this replacement disc has been in use in the UK for a few years, but here in the United States it is still undergoing Clinical Trials. The Neo Disc is much […]

Natural Products – Supplements Denial and Big Pharma

From Dr. Murray’s Natural Living Conspiracy, bias, or just plain stupidity? Part II. Introduction In a previous newsletter, I broached the subject that there appears to be something “fishy” about the portrayal of natural products in the major medical journals. I questioned whether the major medical journals are truly presenting accurate information and pointed out […]

Chronic Sinusitis: A Major Perpetuating Factor?

Chronic Sinusitis: A Major Perpetuating Factor? This information may be freely copied and distributed only if unaltered, with complete original content including:  © Devin Starlanyl, 2011. Chronic Sinusitis: A Common Perpetuating Factor? In far too many instances, in my opinion, researchers have found one potential initiating or perpetuating factor associated with fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) and […]

Marketing Disease for Profit – You’ve been Lied to!!!

Bobs Red Mill Organics | Quinoa Oatmeal Gluten Free

Bobs Red Mill Natural Foods company makes over 400 products catering to the upscale health foods marketplace.  While you will typically find Bobs Red Mill products in Health Food Stores you may also find them in some Walmart locations.  That’s an interesting marketing model for sure – low end to high end.  But what does […]

Diet Soda Pop and Your Health – Stroke Risk

Drinking diet soda is associated with a 50-percent increase in stroke risk, according to a study presented earlier this month at the American Stroke Association’s International Stroke Conference in Los Angeles. Not surprisingly, reaction to the news among dieters has been disparaging and defensive, as each person cycles through the Kubler-Ross five stages of grief, […]

18 Things Your Feet Say About Your Health

Want to make a simple, ten-second check on the state of your health? Sneak a peek at your feet. “You can detect everything from diabetes to nutritional deficiencies just by examining the feet,” says Jane Andersen, DPM, president of the American Association of Women Podiatrists and a spokeswoman for the American Podiatric Medical Association. The […]

New FDA Approved Non Drug Pain Treatment

This is NOT an advertisement. We make ZERO income from promoting or recommending the treatment option.  In fact I have not yet tried Calmare due to cost ($150 per session on average). I have an appointment scheduled with a Pain Treatment Center that uses the Calmare Device and hope it works! Update Jan 31, 2011: […]

Using Ultrasound instead of Fluoroscopy for Guided Injections

As a person who has already had multiple Fluoroscopic procedures (Continuous X-Ray) and numerous CT Scans I am very concerned with additional exposure to radiation… as I should be.  The incidence of Cancer as a result of Medical X-Ray exposure varies, but can be as high as 1 in 2,000 depending on exposure.  Now the […]

Wireless Device Radiation and Your Health – Cellphones!

Cell Phones, Wireless Routers, Baby Monitors, Wireless Headsets… how safe are they? New research suggests that devices suggested as “safe” by Government Agencies may not be so safe after all. Unless you’ve had your cell phone permanently glued to your ear, chances are you’ve heard the recent health buzz: Mobile devices may cause cancer. While […]

Plastic Container Safety – Understanding Plastic Labeling Numbers

Determining which plastic containers are “safe” for use in food service. Of 115 published animal studies, 81 percent found significant effects from even low-level exposure to BPA. While none of the 11 industry-funded studies found significant effects, over 90 percent of government-funded studies did so. – Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy Types of Plastics […]

Natural Pain Relief for Osteoarthritis

Author:  Jordan Lite – Prevention Magazine You’re in Pain and You want Relief Naturally You’re in pain, and ibuprofen just won’t cut it. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs, don’t agree with your stomach, and you’re wary of stronger meds. Fortunately, you have alternatives — natural ones. From herbs that attack inflammation to techniques that leverage […]