There’s Nothing Natural About Drug-Induced Dementia

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It’s absolutely heartbreaking. All over America, nursing homes are filled with frail, feeble residents suffering from dementia. In many cases, these folks are so far gone they don’t even recognize their own children. But I’m going to let you in on a dark, dirty secret: Many of these patients do not have dementia at all…. Read more »

IPM Recognized for Quality in Laboratory Services

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The Institute of Progressive Medicine has met all criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national diagnostic laboratory accreditation organization. Accreditation is given only to laboratories that apply rigid standards of quality in day-to-day operations, demonstrate continued accuracy in the performance of proficiency testing, and pass a rigorous on-site laboratory survey. IPM has earned COLA… Read more »

Incidence of Autism in California

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As the incidence of autism continues to grow at an alarming rate, researchers are now saying that the 7-8 fold increase in autism seen in California cannot simply be explained by improved diagnostic techniques or changes in how those with the condition are counted. The researchers go on to say that, “it’s time to start… Read more »

Green Tea and Stress

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It appears that there may be stress lowering constituents in green tea as a recent study showed that there was an inverse relationship between the amount of green tea one consumed and their level of psychological distress. Click Here for Organic Hojicha Green Tea by Mighty Leaf. Click Here for EGCg Green Tea Extract in… Read more »

Cleaning Supplies Can Contaminate Classroom Air

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Ordinary school cleaning supplies can expose children to multiple chemicals linked to asthma, cancer, and other documented health problems and to hundreds of other air contaminants that have never been tested for safety, a study by the Environmental Working Group shows. Laboratory tests done for EWG found that a typical assortment of cleaning products released… Read more »

Fun facts…

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Magnesium, muscles and mortality. A small segment of the population have genetic mutations that cause them to have very low levels of magnesium, which can cause altered heart beats, seizures, and involuntary muscle contraction. In addition, it has been estimated that up to 60% of critically ill patients have low levels, and this is associated… Read more »