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“Veggie” diet blamed for poor performance of China’s women volleyball team by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements "Fearing tainted meat, China's women's volleyball team has stuck to a strict vegetarian diet for the last three weeks, which the team's  coach is now blaming ... Read on »
Eating Rule for 2012 by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements "Don't eat anything that cannot be hunted, fished or harvested." Dr. Heidi Read on »
Sugary soda ups risky fat deposits by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements A liter of cola a day, for 6 months wrecks liver.  Hot off the press here . Read on »
Five packaged foods you never need to buy again by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements Totally cool post from the Grist here ... What did you resolve to do this year? Eat healthier? Avoid processed foods? Stay away from GMOs? Stop buying produ ... Read on »
Mountain Dew can dissolve a mouse, says Pepsi by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements Just in from Grist ... An Illinois man is suing Pepsi Co. because, he says, he found a mouse in his can of Mountain Dew. But Pepsi says the guy is pulling ... Read on »
DrugCite Tells You Side Effects of Medicine and... by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements Just in ...Does Washington dare do likewise? "France's top constitutional body on Wednesday approved a new tax on sugary drinks that aims to fight obesity whil ... Read on »
"No magnesium stearate," she said by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements I've learned that some people search out the Pops online for what's NOT in them. Last week, a lady ordered a case of pops (10 boxes) because, "I want somethi ... Read on »
MD: Use Supplements Made from Whole Foods by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements Here's an MD who's on to something If you aren’t getting the vitamins and minerals your body needs from the foods you eat, it’s time to consider taking a supplement. ... Read on »
Fat Kid Webinar by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements Did you see Dr. Heidi's webinar,         "If Healthy Food Is So Great, How Come I'm Still Fat?" First 45 minutes: hear the secret story about Dr. Heidi's su ... Read on »
Is Bill Clinton's New Diet For You? by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements August 25, 2011... "The former president, known for his love of burgers, barbecue and junk food, has gone from a meat lover to a vegan, the strictest form of ... Read on »
Cellphone Radiation May Cause Cancer, Advisory Panel Says by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements From the New York Times ... A World Health Organization panel has concluded that cellphones are “possibly carcinogenic,’’ putting the popular devices in the same c ... Read on »
Young beauty or young stress? by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements Have you heard? Walmart offers new makeup line for 8-12-year-olds. See here . Does this tell an eight-year-old little girl that she doesn't look good enough the way ... Read on »
Do You Eat At Taco Bell? by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements You might want to reconsider. Along with the usual fast food-grade quality, they've now been sued because their beef, when tested, is just 35% beef . 65% is other "stu ... Read on »
Pain drugs are poisoning you, says FDA by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements Just in from the venerable New York Times... "WASHINGTON — The government announced Thursday that it would sharply restrict some of the nation’s most popular prescrip ... Read on »
Will Someone Sue McDonald's Over This? by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements Photographer Sally Davies has kept a hamburger and fries on her shelf for six months.... The image on the left is, she reports, what it looked like after six months... ... Read on »
If you eat corn or barley... by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements You might get (or have already gotten) fat. And unhealthier. Because, corn and barley are used to prematurely fatten "cows, sheep, pigs and poultry". We just got ... Read on »
Warning to Glenn Beck: Don't Drink Diet Coke by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements "I have no time." Will that attitude come back to haunt you in 10 years? Next time you eat fast food chicken or buy processed chicken in the store, know this is what y ... Read on »
Why exercise won't make you thin... by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements Just in. Of course it's not news to readers here ... "Got a few pounds to lose? Cancel the gym membership. An increasing body of research reveals that exercise does ... Read on »
Swimming in chlorinated pools can lead to cancer by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements Just in... Swimming in chlorinated pools can cause an increased risk of cancer in bathers, Spanish researchers said on Monday. Do they want to stop people ... Read on »
Americans don't know how to die by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Vitamins & Supplements Atul Gawande's articles on healthcare for the New Yorker are all top-shelf, but his most recent piece on modern medicine's difficulty in dealing wit ... Read on »