Mercury Poisoning Our Children

The cutting edge of science and research today shows a much difference picture of the effects of infant formula on the child, adolescent and adult than doctors and formula companies would have us believe. When babies are born, they are far from complete, especially the brain and immune system. That Nature leaves to breast milk. Scientists studying the “message” in mother’s milk see it as nothing less than a program for life. We know from many well-designed studies that what a baby is fed while an infant heavily impacts on the development of the brain and body, and development of chronic diseases in adulthood.

The Scandal of Infant Formula. A Poor Replacement for Mother’s Milk

The cutting edge of science and research today shows a much difference picture of the effects of infant formula on the child, adolescent and adult than doctors and formula companies would have us believe. When babies are born, they are far from complete, especially the brain and immune system. That Nature leaves to breast milk. Scientists studying the “message” in mother’s milk see it as nothing less than a program for life. We know from many well-designed studies that what a baby is fed while an infant heavily impacts on the development of the brain and body, and development of chronic diseases in adulthood.

Nervous Breakdown

The Nervous Breakdown – Miltown and Mad Men

When I was a child back in the Dark Ages of the 60’s I remember hearing the term, Nervous Breakdown, when listening intently under the table to the to the adult conversation going on at the surface by a group of neighborhood ladies in hushed tones. Reminded many times that “children are seen but not heard, “I knew that the group above would not even be aware of my presence and I might be privy to some really juicy gossip.

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Children’s Dental Problems and Gluten: What Your Dentist Should Know…

Are your child’s dental visits not always happy one? No matter how well they brush and avoid sweets do your children’s teeth still show unsightly white, yellow or brown spots? Are you concerned about what could be causing the opaque areas on your child’s teeth, the rough enamel or the grooves, pits and even loss of some enamel ? Is your children distressed because her teeth aren’t white and pearly like the other kids?

Cuppa Joe & Mountain Dew

Cuppa Joe & Mountain Dew: Misery Loves Company

Don’t get me wrong- I enjoy my cappuccino just as much as the next guy, but I have cut way back on coffee drinking in the last couple years.  I liked the way it curbed my appetite.  And because it’s a stimulant, the caffeine in coffee gives me the extra burst of energy, but that turns out to be short-lived and went hand-in-hand with eating less nutritious foods and later  in the day, when ravenous,  I would reach for some quick edible thing to put into my mouth when sugar fairy would visit me.

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Canker Sores Related to Celiac Disease

Canker Sores Related to Celiac DiseaseAuthor: Dr. Sylvia Onusic, sylvia@drsylviaonusic.com Copyrighted, [wpv-post-date format=”Y”] : Dr. Sylvia Onusic Image source: NIH – Open I. National Library of Medicine. Mouth sores, known as recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS), or canker sores, have long perplexed the medical world. These benign and non-contagious mouth ulcers, although sometimes very small, cause a…

Great Pioneers in Nutrition of the Twentieth Century

They were contemporaries, living and working at the same time in the same country, and focused on the same topic—tooth decay. But they took totally different paths and their contributions were worlds apart. Weston A. Price was a dentist, world traveler and humanitarian who valued what people could teach him.

Nutrition: The Anti-Aging Factor

Why spend thousands of dollars on anti-aging products when you can learn some secrets to successful aging in this article ! If you are prematurely gray-it’s a portent of accelerated aging—oxidative damage is accumulating, telomeres are shortening, and the result is accelerated aging, wrinkles, liver spots, brain shrinkage, and more gray hairs. These fires can be dampened by switching out the fructose, alcohol and snack foods, which act to produce AGE,’s (accelerated glycation endproducts) for the right antioxidants such as melatonin, selenium, vitamins D and B12 found in fresh foods and supplements.