Monthly Archives: September 2011

Cough and Cold Season! What you need to know before using routine cough and cold medications when you have Metabolism B

Please consult with your physician regarding the use of any medication…even over the counter varieties.  Only your physician can advise based upon your medical profile and present medication useage.  This article is for informational purposes only.     During cough and cold season, … Continue reading

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There ARE two types of obesity: Obesity due to uncontrolled Met A (eat too much, exercise too little)…the other caused by uncontrolled Met B (insulin). There ARE two different solutions!

(Reuters) – Carrying extra weight doesn’t necessarily mean your heart is ailing, according to a Greek study that adds to a growing body of evidence suggesting that overweight people aren’t always unhealthy. CLICK HERE to read article “The study, published … Continue reading

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Harvard’s “Healthy Eating Plate” improves upon the USDA’s “My Plate”….but why not take it a step further and put an end to the epidemics of obesity and diabetes once and for all?

On June 3, 2011, I reported my concerns about the USDA’s “My Plate” (their rendition of a replacement for the Food Pyramid: CLICK HERE to read) September 15, 2011, the nutrition department at the Harvard School of Public Health formally agreed … Continue reading

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One Person Dies of Diabetes Every Seven Seconds……..

On September 13, 2011, The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) released a statement from their meeting in Lisbon, Portugal that some 366 million people worldwide now suffer from diabetes.  It is deemed a global epidemic that’s worsening.  The group called these … Continue reading

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You can put lipstick on a mouse… but it’s still a mouse.

http://www.stonehearthnewsletters.com/new-twist-in-diabetes-drugs-could-reduce-life-threatening-side-effects/diabetes/ Here we go again.  Millions of dollars being spent to find yet another diabetes medication….and maybe, just maybe,  this one won’t cause life threatening side effects.  The drug being developed is in the same family as Rezulin, Avandia, and … Continue reading

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National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. Let’s Become Aware!

President Obama launches anti-obesity month By Julian Pecquet – 09/01/11 10:00 AM ET from The Hill (a blog based in Washington, DC) President Obama marked the start of National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month with a proclamation calling on all Americans … Continue reading

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Back to School, Back to Business….Ready, set, reset!

A different vibe seeps into our consciousness immediately following Labor Day.  Soon after we put away our white shoes until Memorial Day, we get the feeling that it’s “time to get back to business.”  Summer is “officially” over (though not … Continue reading

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