October 2010 - Page 2 of 6 - Health Sciences Institute - Official Site

Funny smell? Maybe it's the Lipitor

Pfizer recently recalled a few batches of Lipitor because of a peculiar odor.

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Calm anxieties and jangled nerves with two exotic botanicals

Two exotic herbs have been shown to produce very relaxing results.

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You might not want to know what's coming out of your faucet

According to an Associated Press report, drugs such as synthetic sex hormones, antibiotics, mood stabilizers, anti-convulsants are just some of the pharmaceuticals you’re very likely picking up in your drinking water.

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Three out of four doctors recommend...you won't believe it

According to a recent survey, about three out of four physicians use dietary supplements. Among nurses, almost 90% said they also took supplements.

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A great source to answer all your food expiration date questions

A friend of mine just tipped me to a terrifically useful website called Still Tasty (stilltasty.com). It’s all you ever wanted to know about food expiration dates.

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For type 2 diabetes prevention, choose this mineral for magnificent results

You can significantly tilt the type 2 diabetes odds in your favor just by making sure you’re getting enough magnesium.

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Cancer shocker: chemotherapy may cause secondary cancers

In a Q&A that appears on CNN’s website, a viewer asks if one of the chemo drugs given to her husband in 1990 might have caused a secondary cancer. According to Dr. Otis Brawley, “It is ironic but true that many cancer chemotherapies are known to cause cancers.”

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