Traditional Naturopath Podcast #37

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The Traditional Naturopath Podcast - 37 - (09/15/07) Click on the "Play" button (the triangle pointing to the right) below to play it as Streaming Audio. Your browser does not support the audio element. Download MP3 (Right-Click on the Link Above and Save) Show Notes: Artificial vs. Natural... an approach to health. The importance of homeostasis. Are preservatives in foods causing hyperactivity in kids? The benefits of Vitamin D. Can diabetes be caused by pharmaceutical drugs?
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Can Diabetes Be Caused by Pharmaceutical Drugs?

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There are many factors that are leading causes of the epidemic of diabetes. Chief among these causes are over-consumption of sugar, high fructose corn syrups in many over-processed "foods," and over-prescription of some drugs. "What? What was that last item? You you saying certain drugs can cause diabetes?" Well, the article at the link below makes just that claim! Is diabetes caused by pharmaceuticals? "On July 31st, Patrick Bills filed a lawsuit against Bristol-Myers Squibb claiming that its drug, Tequin, the brand name of gatafloxacin, caused his diabetes. The New England Journal of Medicine reported on March 30, 2006 that gatifloxacin causes both hypo- and hyperglycemia, the precursor of diabetes. Is this drug unique, or is it possible that many drugs increase the chance of this debilitating and fatal disease?…
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Vitamin D Supplementation May Lengthen Your Life!

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We have seen that Vitamin D has long been misunderstood and we have been further deprived of it by the media scare against going out in the sun (the sun interacting with your skin produces Vitamin D in your body.) But, now, new research is indicating it may lengthen you life! Vitamin D Supplements May Lengthen Life "Vitamin D supplements could prolong your life, a new European study suggests. "The intake of usual doses of vitamin D seems to decrease mortality from any cause of death,' said lead researcher Dr. Philippe Autier, from the International Agency for Research on Cancer in Lyon, France. The new finding, published in the Sept. 10 issue of the Archives of Internal Medicine, is a bit of an anomaly, because the benefits of vitamin supplements…
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Artificial Preservative in Foods Linked to Hyperactivity

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Are your kids hyperactive? Do they fidget all the time? Then cut out the artificial preservatives, flavorings, colors, and other ingredients in their junk food... and, let's face it, most of their food IS junk! Hyper Kids? Cut Out Preservatives "Parents who suspect that artificial ingredients in food are affecting their children's behavior can now point to some cold, hard proof. A carefully designed study released Thursday in The Lancet, a leading British medical journal, shows that a variety of common food dyes and the preservative sodium benzoate — an ingredient in many soft drinks, fruit juices, salad dressings and other foods — causes some children to become more hyperactive and distractible than usual. 'In terms of a question that's been raging for years, it's the best study to date…
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Traditional Naturopath Podcast #36

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The Traditional Naturopath Podcast - 36 - (09/02/07) Click on the "Play" button (the triangle pointing to the right) below to play it as Streaming Audio. Your browser does not support the audio element. Download MP3 (Right-Click on the Link Above and Save) Show Notes: Why is the Media telling us that vitamins are useless? A dangerous chemical in YOUR water? Yes! Fluoride! Omega-3s protect the heart for those with higher Cholesterol. Flaxseed may relieve “Hot Flashes!”
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