Prevent Your Air from Harming You

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(From CNN.com, June 27, 2008) — Bud Offermann’s targets are invisible contaminants, like dust mites, mold spores, or volatile organic compounds, that homeowners worry might be damaging their health. “People come to me with all sorts of concerns,” says Offermann, president of San Francisco–based Indoor Environmental Engineering, an air-quality consulting firm. “They have small kids… Read more »

FDA Reconsiders the Safety of Mercury Amalgams

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The FDA now states that mercury from amalgam dental fillings may be toxic to children and developing fetuses, in response to a lawsuit filed by consumer groups and individuals concerned about mercury exposure. Amalgam fillings are silver-colored and are made of nearly equal parts of liquid mercury and a powder containing silver, tin, copper, zinc… Read more »

FDA Says Dental Filling May be Dangerous

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(From WebMD.com June 5, 2008) Mercury from amalgam dental fillings may be toxic to children and developing fetuses, the FDA now admits. Experts say there’s no proof that dental fillings cause harm to consumers. But they also say there’s no proof that the fillings — which are half mercury by weight — are entirely safe…. Read more »

DIABETES: CLIMBING IN CHILDREN

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The incidence of diabetes is rising in both children and adults.  Overweight and obesity, physical inactivity and poor food choices are responsible for the rising tide of type 2 diabetes, where resistance to the action of insulin leads to increasing blood sugar levels.  Symptoms include frequent and profuse urination, nocturnal urination and sometimes incontinence, fatigue,… Read more »

Dr. Sosin to Speak at Body Mind Spirit Expo

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  Allan Sosin MD has been chosen to speak at the Body Mind Spirit (BMS) Expo on “Reversing the Trend” – how alternative medical practices are often overlooked before traditional drug therapies are prescribed to patients. The BMS Expo will be held at the Pasadena Masonic Temple in Pasadena, CA Dr. Sosin will speak on… Read more »

IV Nutrients for Men

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People who take vitamin and mineral supplements know how much these supplements can help. It is not really a matter of manufacturing expensive and bright yellow urine. I have not had so much as a cold in over a year, and have missed only three days of work due to illness in the last 30… Read more »