October 2010

Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers affecting American women and may lead to more than 38,000 deaths this year. Here are 7 simple tips for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so you can learn more about treating and preventing breast cancer.? • Choosing organic, unprocessed foods: Follow a diet primarily made up of […]

Only one third of American women are getting enough fruits and vegetables in their diet to protect against breast cancer, so it’s important to maintain a diet high in antioxidant and nutrient-rich foods, including fruits and vegetables. Eating more fiber, less animal fat and including a wide variety of organic fruits and vegetables in your […]

Over the past decade or so, a lot of attention has been paid to natural healing and alternative diet. One of the most controversial and misunderstood diets is the raw food diet. The basis of the raw food diet is to consume only unprocessed and uncooked plant foods. One of the most difficult things about committing […]

Lupus is a chronic inflammatory disease marked by its effect on various parts of the body, including the joints, skin, blood, and kidneys. It is a condition in which the body’s immune system attacks its own cells and tissues, resulting in pain, inflammation, and often damage to organs. For many people, the disease is mild […]

This treatment is the elimination of body fat with cool temperature. Is the first noninvasive system capable of removing local fat thanks to the cold. The criolipolisis eliminates body fat without the need for anesthesia, so the risks have to confront patients are smaller. From the University of Harvard showed that the fat cells are […]

Aspartame is one of the most common artificial sweeteners. It is made with two amino acids: phenylalanine, and aspartic acid. People with phenylketonuria (PKU) cannot ingest aspartame in any form. Phenylketonuria is a genetic disease that is tested for at birth. Aspartame was originally linked to brain cancer in rats, but the FDA has noted […]

While you may not hear “Take two chocolates and call me in the morning” after a visit to the cardiologist, chocolate really is a food with health benefits for your heart. Chocolate contains flavonoids that act as antioxidants, according to Murray A. Mittleman, MD, PhD, BICMC’s Director of the Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit and a cardiologist […]

By Dr. Marvin Kunikiyo When it comes to the subject of vaccinating your child, there is no quote more appropriate than a line from Stevie Wonder’s song, “Superstition”-“When you believe in things that you don’t understand, then you suffer. Superstition is a waste.” I say this for a couple of reasons: First, probably 90% of […]