Archive for March, 2008

The Sweetner You Just Might Want To Avoid…

Written by dr. j. Posted in Health Matters

When I was young, there was saccharin. Sugar Twin was the brand name and aspartame brain came in little pink packets. Then came the push for a new artificial sweetner, with commercials that claimed that it was made from natural ingredients.

That was more than stretching the truth.

The blue packets and tubes seem here to stay. One of the neurophysicists I worked with told me 2 decades ago that his research indicated that aspartame was a neurotoxin and advised that it

Conspiracy Theory or Delusion? You Decide…

Written by dr. j. Posted in Health Matters

Today, I received a link from one of my Canadian friends who recalled our stop darfur genocide last conversation a few weeks ago regarding threats to our health due to nutrient deficient and genetically altered foods.  She stated that one of her good friends sent it to her…and that she was shocked by the film and thought I’d appreciate it. There isn’t an easy way to introduce this film except to say, "Watch it…then you decide. "

This is part 4, 5 and 6 of the documentary movie called, Esoteric Agenda. There are currently

The Super Size Me Star’s New Experiment

Written by dr. j. Posted in Food, Health Matters

super size meFrom the guy who brought you the documentary, Super Size Me, comes the  McDonald’s experiment.  He asks this question:

"How does McDonald’s food break down in my body?"  The results may surprise you.

In this experiment, he takes several of McDonald’s sandwiches and fries, and put them in clear glass containers. Then films how they decompose.

21 Ways To Get Your Food Freak On…

Written by dr. j. Posted in Food

chris_airfood I love good food. Oh…correct that…GREAT food.

I like to eat at great restaurants or great holes in the wall, give food presents and cook with ingredients that bring out the best and convey what I’m trying to say – that special love – with every bite.

And people remember great food gifts!

With the demise of two of my favorite food catalogues

Kevorkian For Congress?

Written by dr. j. Posted in News

kevorkian Jack’s back…and he wants to be in politics!

Dr. Jack Kevorkian became famous due to his notoriety regarding the topic of dying with dignity, but became infamous for assisted suicides – about 130 in all. Unfortunately for him, one of those landed him in the big house.

Well, Jack is out of prison, a free man, sorta (he’s still on parole) and he has his

Going For Broke: The Challenge Begins…

Written by dr. j. Posted in News

patagonia glacier Some of you are aware that I have been recuperating from an injury that took out my ability to walk nearly 2 years ago. Since that time, I’ve graduated from wheelchair to walker, then to crutches…and finally off them about 10 months after the initial injury.

Walking without crutches was a big feat. Climbing stairs and running has been the biggest challenge. Just the stairs issue alone has

Drugs In Your Drinking Water? Say It Isn’t So!

Written by dr. j. Posted in Health Matters

water A new report today from the Associated Press revealed an alarming finding:  numerous pharmaceutical drugs in drinking wateryour municipal drinking water.

41 Millions Americans are estimated to be exposed.

The type of drugs found? Pain meds (tylenol, motrin), seizure drugs, mood stabilizers, steroids, cholesterol and asthma meds, and even antibiotics and drugs that treat mental illness showed up on analysis.

The worse city cited in the article?

Microwaved Water Kills: See The Experiment

Written by dr. j. Posted in Health Matters

the microwave experiment I’ve been reading the discussion about my previous article on the dangers of microwave ovens and how I believe they are very bad for your health. It’s interesting how some people justify their continued use of them by stating that there is no definitive proof that they are bad!

One guy even stated that there are no studies that SHOW that they are bad for people…and until he saw one, he