Scientific Research Confirms the Importance of Nutritional Supplements for the Elderly

The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) found that the daily use of multivitamins with minerals and other nutrients provides significant immune and other benefits in elderly persons. Multivitamins, antioxidants, calcium, omega fatty acids, folic acid and Vitamins B, C, D and E are among some of the most researched and reviewed nutrients. The 100-plus page Read More

Can Omega Fatty Acids Significantly Lower a Woman’s Risk of Developing Heart Disease

Research suggests that eating fish rich in Omega-3 can lower a woman’s risk of developing heart disease, including; hypertension, stroke and heart disease. A recent study conducted on women of childbearing age found that those who never ate fish had 50% more cardiovascular problems than women who did and a 90% higher risk when compared Read More

Positivity Can Benefit the Health of your Health and Overall Well Being

Ladies: Stop Talking Yourself Down, It Can Damage Your Health A recent study published in the journal Psychology of Women Quarterly shows that 93% of college-age women take part in what is being called “fat talk,” meaning that they make negative comments about the way their body looks. Making negative comments about oneself is not Read More

Arthritis Affects More Than 50 Million Americans

May is Arthritis Awareness Month There are over 100 different kinds of arthritis that affect all different parts of the body and can cause a variety of health issues. Three well- known types are Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis and Juvenile Arthritis and each can cause pain, fatigue and inflammation.  There are many diseases that do not Read More

Degenerative Brain Diseases Can Start as Early as Age 45!

It had been previously thought that degenerative brain diseases, such as Alzheimer’s, did not begin until at least age 60. However, a 10 year study conducted on more than 7,000 participants has shown that memory loss and a decrease in comprehension and reasoning can start as early as age 45. Participants had their cognition tested Read More

Get Relief From Fatigue in as Little as 15 Minutes!

Herbs and stimulants are the common components of many energy drinks and shots. Nutritional Therapeutics has managed to produce a successful energy shot without these components that leave you wanting more.The Smart Youthful Energy shot contains NT Factor, a proprietary blend of food and food extracts. NTFactor, in tablet form, has been proven to combat Read More

What’s The Bottom Line on Joint Pain?

60-70% of people over the age of 70 have some degree of Osteoarthritis (OA).  So learning what starts the process and the inflammation that comes with it are important. The bottom line may be your cells; in particular, your mitochondria.  So what are these little things, and how do they relate to you.  The mitochondria Read More

Arthritis and Related Diseases, Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Lipid Replacement Therapy

By Prof. Garth Nicolson Department of Molecular Pathology, The Institute for Molecular Medicine, Huntington Beach, California (www.immed.org) Professor Nicolson is on the Board of Scientific Directors of the Road Back Foundation (www.roadback.org), a nonprofit educational organization that provides information on rheumatic diseases, such as Rheumatoid Arthritis, and their treatments.  He also serves on the editorial Read More

Alzheimer Q & A with Prof. Garth Nicolson

Alzheimer’s Q & A with Prof. Garth Nicolson Department of Molecular Pathology, The Institute for Molecular Medicine, Huntington Beach, CA Q. What is Alzheimer’s Disease? Professor Nicolson: Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive brain disorder that damages and eventually destroys brain cells, leading to loss of memory, thinking and other brain functions. Alzheimer’s is not a Read More

Lipid Replacement Therapy and Mitochondrial Damage in Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia

By Prof. Garth Nicolson Department of Molecular Pathology, The Institute for Molecular Medicine, Huntington Beach, CA The following is taken, in part, from an invited symposium presentation entitled “Chronic Bacterial and Viral Infections in Neurodegenerative and Neurobehavioral Diseases” presented at the 18nd International Symposium on Functional Medicine held on April 28-30, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. Read More