November 2013 - Page 2 of 5 - Health Sciences Institute - Official Site

For chronic headaches, avoid these two common mistakes...

For chronic headaches, avoid these two common mistakes… 1) Frequent use of OTC analgesics causes rebound headaches. 2) Brain scans are overused for headaches and almost never necessary.

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Obama campaign workers shocked by cancellation of their health insurance plan

Obama campaign workers were shocked by the sudden cancellation of their health insurance plan — and one of the better plans at that. They said they were “confident” all would be fixed. Yeah, right.

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Acetaminophen can damage more than just the liver, according to new evidence

Acetaminophen can damage more than just the liver. According to new evidence, mixing acetaminophen and alcohol sharply increases kidney damage risk by a whopping 123 percent.

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This dementia treatment is proven to be the most effective ever tested

This dementia treatment is now proven to be the most effective ever tested. In a new study, just three daily B vitamins reduced homocysteine and slowed brain gray matter loss to a crawl.

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The first Western nation to adopt low-carb, high-fat dietary guidelines is... (hint: it's not the U.S.)

Sweden has become the first Western nation to adopt low-carb, high-fat dietary guidelines. A government panel reviewed 16,000 dietary studies and found no high-fat link to obesity or heart disease.

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A soda here or there might not seem like much, but it is, and it's dangerous

A soda here or there might not seem like much, but it is, and it’s dangerous. New research shows that just two sodas per day increases risk of kidney damage and kidney disease.

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Goodbye to deadly trans fats! But what comes next might be even worse

Goodbye to deadly trans fats! Unfortunately, what comes next might be worse: Soy oil. This oil presents several potential health problems, including risk of Alzheimer’s, diabetes, and heart disease.

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