McCain or Obama: Who Will Reform Vaccine Safety?

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Disclaimer: THIS PRESS RELEASE IS FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY AND IS NOT AN EXPRESS OR IMPLIED ENDORSEMENT OF EITHER PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE. The organizations mentioned below do not favor or oppose any candidate for public office. San Diego, CA, October 28, 2008 – Parents, scientists and clinicians met last weekend under the auspices of the Autism… Read more »

Women Trying Holistic Methods Get Pregnant*

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(Source: ABC7 News, October 3, 2008) Nearly one-in-seven couples have difficulty getting pregnant. Many of them seek out fertility doctors for help. A growing number of women are also turning to holistic methods to try and speed up the process. Thirty-six year-old Lisa Townsend tried to get pregnant for three-and-a-half years without success. “We just… Read more »

Fun Facts

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Thyroid Dysfunction and Heart Failure Link Dr. Anne R. Cappola, an assistant professor of medicine and epidemiology at the University of Pennsylvania and her colleagues looked at one possible result of abnormal thyroid activity, the development of heart failure. They followed more than 3,000 people for an average of 12 years, monitoring thyroid activity by… Read more »

Vitamin D Stops Cancer; Cuts Risk In Half

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A new study of 3,299 persons has shown that those with higher levels of vitamin D cut their risk of dying from cancer in half. (1) Another recent study shows that ample intake of vitamin D, about 2,000 IU per day, can cut breast cancer incidence by half. (2) Still more research found that inadequate… Read more »