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mike santoro

California
I have my Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering, but my true passion is health. After suffering for years from nearly debilitating tendinitis throughout my body, I all but gave up on modern medicine and looked to Natures medicine cabinet for relief. It was only through this natural approach... Full Bio
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Ignorance is bliss... by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Ignorance is bliss, except when it comes to your health. For that only ensures disease, and modern medicine cannot cure… No matter your wealth! So educate yourself on ... Read on »
The direct connection between our health and the environment by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies I found this article to be very interesting, and for those into natural healing over today's pharmaceutical approach I think you will find this interesting as well.  As for ... Read on »
You're NOT alone. . . by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies There has been an immense amount of research of late emphasizing the crucial role bacteria play in our overall health.  It's important to know that over 90% of the DNA that ... Read on »
Pharmaceutical facts you should know! by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Did you know that livestock antibiotic use accounts for nearly 80% (if not more) of the antibiotics sold in the U.S.! That sentence alone should get your undivided a ... Read on »
Sustainability is more than a way of life by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Its a state of mind!  Or at least that's how it feels when your surrounded by people that support this philosophy of working with nature and giving back more than you take.  ... Read on »
Biotech companies or government watchdogs? by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies These days it has become near impossible to differentiate between the biotech giants that want nothing more than to take total control over our food system with t ... Read on »
The attack of GE wheat! by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies It's bad enough that Monsanto will most likely sooner than later get approval to sell their GE wheat seed allowing them to complete the ultimate GMO trifecta (soy-corn-wheat ... Read on »
NASA awards grant for project that could end hunger, but at what cost? by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Didn't NASA recently have its funding towards space exploration stopped (or limited), fueling countless billionaires to fund the next-gen in space travel?  And yet somehow t ... Read on »
Statins kill... not cholesterol! by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies If you still don't believe that saturated fat and cholesterol are necessary for a healthy lifestyle... and if you still believe that Statins are the miracle drug they are ad ... Read on »
Is sitting at work killing you? by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies I thought this was a very interesting article worth sharing.  It's based on research by a former NASA director of Life Sciences, Dr. Joan Vernikos, whose job it was to keep ... Read on »
Cholesterol, in laymen's terms by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Over the past year I have read countless articles on the importance of fat and cholesterol as part of a healthy diet.  So much so that experts in the field actually go as fa ... Read on »
Poor research once again misleads the public by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies With recent health news headlines making unwarranted connections between red meat consumption and heart disease, I thought this was a good article to help clear things up an ... Read on »
The U.S. Gov. chases their tails over food poisoning by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies I realize this is 2 posts in 2 days on the same topic, but if its worthy enough to make headlines two days in a row then its worthy enough for me to comment on.  Especially ... Read on »
Why tracking sick animals is not the answer by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies I read an article yesterday about the USDA's new program to track farm animals.  Their reasoning is that by tracking the farm animal's movement (from CAFO to store) they wil ... Read on »
Let Otzi the Iceman be a lesson to all by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies I firmly believe that 90% of dental health is related to diet.  And if the modern high sugar high grain high processed food diet and poor overall dental health doesn't make ... Read on »
The Gut - Brain Connection by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies I have read a lot lately about the "gut-brain" connection, that is the level of healthy bacteria within the gut and proper (or lack of) brain development in humans.  Some of ... Read on »
More profit driven propaganda! by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Because soy is one of the two biggest US government subsidized crops, and because soy is also one of the two most common ingredients, in some way shape or form, in ALL proce ... Read on »
All for a good cause... by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies I find it disturbing that our society is so hooked on processed sugary foods that it has become socially acceptable... No, expected that we take part in the consumption of t ... Read on »
Fat-Soluble Vitamins by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies I found this article by Christopher Masterjohn on the benefits and importance of fat-soluble vitamins (A, D, K) to be a great example of why a diet high in healthy saturated ... Read on »
Food allergies start in the gut. by mike santoro Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies I read an article in today's health news about a doctor who treated (desensitized) a child of multiple food allergies at once with the use of a "powerful drug" along with sm ... Read on »