July 2010 - Health Sciences Institute - Official Site

Dwight Schrute will be delighted with this blood pressure therapy

New research from the UK shows that a daily beetroot juice can help lower your blood pressure. Apparently it’s the nitrate content that does the trick.

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Note to the World Health Organization: Don't mess with my water!

The World Health Organization wants to get into the supplement business. That’s right–they want to put calcium and magnesium in water supplies all over the world. Why? Well, for your own good, of course!

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When seniors use ED drugs, can you guess what health problem follows?

New research in the Annals of Internal Medicine shows a sharp rise in the number of cases of sexually transmitted disease among men over the age of 40.

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Antioxidants are put to the test for heart health...and come away champions!

THAT’S putting antioxidants to the test! And THAT’S antioxidants kicking risk factors and taking names!

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Happy hour eyesight protection

Yes, when the news of resveratrol’s heart-healthy benefits came out, the red wine started to flow a little more freely. Well, watch out! Because new research is giving us even more excuses…eh, reasons…to pour another glass.

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To lower Alzheimer's risk, make sure you're getting ALL your vitamin E

We’ve been telling you about the benefits of full spectrum vitamin E for years. And now we know that adding that icing just might help you avoid Alzheimer’s disease (AD).

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Time for FDA officials to wake up and do what they're supposed to do!

I’m talking about Avandia, of course–the type 2 diabetes drug that makes jumping over canyons on a motorcycle seem like a safe career choice.

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