An important movie is coming out this summer. Along the theme of Michael Pollan’s books, The Omnivore’s Dilemma and The Botany of Desire this movie looks at what really happens to most conventionally packaged and grown food in this country. Watch the trailer here: In Health George Mandler
There have been several studies that show eating the right foods early in life can have a protective effect later in life. For example it has been shown that in utero ingesting nutrients that are cancer protective can prevent cancer later in life. When our cell differentiation is at its […]
I’d say that all women that come into our office are aware that it is important to supplement with folic acid before they get pregnant and during pregnancy. Another research study was just released showing benefits of folic acid in relation to growth in-utero. However because of the negative research […]
Good Morning America ran a story this morning about pediatric acupuncture. They visited my friend Sue Harris’ acupuncture center in Stoughton and with Fae Kontje-Gibbs the attending acupuncturist who also shares an office with me in Cambridge.
A couple of new studies were just releases showing that fresh is better. Green tea – even though still stored in the wrapping and in a package – loses its potency of antioxidant catechins after just 6 months at room temperature! Another study looked at Extra Virgin Olive Oil and […]