Does Crime Pay? You Decide.

Recently GlaxoSmithKline, the international pharmaceutical giant pleaded guilty to alleged criminal activities and agreed to resolve civil issues “including promotion of certain prescription drugs, its failure to report certain safety data and its civil liability for alleged false price reporting practices.” The drugs involved were Paxil, Wellbutrin, Avandia, Advair, Lamictal and Zofrann.   Various serious breaches […]

Some Common Drugs and the Nutrients They Deplete From the Body

1.  Asprin, Aluminum based antacids – folate, thiamin, magnesium, phosphates, potassium 2.  Glucocorticoids: Dexamethasone, Prednisone, Indomethacin, Methotrexiate – amino acids, asorbic acid, magensium, potassium, zinc, folate 3.  Anticonvulsants, phenobarbitol, phenytoin, primidone – vitamin D , vitamin K 4.  Bile Acid Sequestrants: clofibrate, colestipol. Biguanides: metformin. Anti-Inflamatories: azufidine, sulfasalazine – vitamin A, vitamin B-12 5.  Proton […]

How to Avoid the Sugar Blues Without Giving Up Your Sweet Tooth Totally!

Science is full of data that tells us that the Standard American Diet (S.A.D.) is creating a variety of health time bombs that are HABIT DRIVEN.   Unfortunately until the public understands that it’s our habits that need to change, the pharmaceutical companies will be more than happy to provide the latest pill with the promise […]