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Your Doctor’s White Coat Can Make You Sick

In All Health Watch, Big Pharma, Health Warning by Garry Messick0 Comments

You’ve probably heard of “white coat hypertension.” That’s when your blood pressure is fine, except when you go to your doctor’s office.

The mere sight of a doctor (in a white coat or not) is enough to cause stress. In turn, this gives you high blood pressure.

Now, a new study shows that the traditional white coat doctors wear can have far more damaging effects on your health.

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Roundup Is Even Worse Than We Thought

In All Health Watch, Big Pharma, Cancer, Featured Article, Health Warning by Garry Messick0 Comments

The widely used herbicide Roundup has made headlines lately because thousands of people say it gave them cancer.  

A federal jury recently ordered the maker of the chemical weed killer to pay $80 million to a 70-year-old man with cancer. The jury found that Roundup was a “substantial factor” in his illness.[i]

The World Health Organization calls glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, a “probable human carcinogen.”

Glyphosate is by far the most widely used herbicide in the U.S.

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Time-Restricted Eating Controls Blood Sugar

In All Health Watch, Diabetes, Diet and Nutrition, Featured Article by Garry Messick0 Comments

If your blood sugar readings are high, the first advice your doctor is likely to offer is to go on a diet.

Losing weight can stop prediabetes from progressing into full-blown type 2 diabetes. It can even cure diabetes in people who already have it.[i]

Of course, dieting to lose weight is easier said than done.

But new research shows that you don’t have to eat less to get your blood sugar under control.

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Men’s Beards Have More Germs Than Dog Fur

In All Health Watch, Anti-Aging, Featured Article, Immune Health, Men's Health by Garry Messick0 Comments

Beards are fashionable these days, but there’s stuff lurking in them that can make you sick, a new study found.

The study was published in the journal European Radiology. Researchers took samples from the beards of men and the fur of dogs. They were looking for any dangerous bacteria. They wanted to see if it was safe for people to use the same MRI scanners that dogs are sometimes scanned in.

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The Great Statin Scam

In All Health Watch, Big Pharma, Featured Article, Heart and Cardiovascular by Garry Messick0 Comments

We’ve been telling you for years that statin drugs are overprescribed. Nearly 30% of Americans over 40 take them to lower their cholesterol. But mainstream doctors ignore the fact that more 75% of people who suffer heart attacks have normal or low levels of cholesterol.

And they downplay the side effects. They include muscle aches and increased risk of diabetes. They are also linked to memory loss, artery calcification, and vitamin deficiencies.

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Prostate Drugs Can Trigger Diabetes, Study Finds

In All Health Watch, Featured Article, Health Warning, Men's Health, Prostate Health by Garry Messick0 Comments

An enlarged prostate can make a man miserable.

It can cause him to constantly feel like he has to pee. This makes it difficult to get a good night’s sleep.

And that’s just the beginning…

Sitting through a long meeting, going on long car rides, or getting through a plane flight without getting up multiple times to use the bathroom can be impossible.

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