November 2015 - Health Sciences Institute - Official Site

Could dog and cat remains be in dozens of pet foods?

Are they turning man’s best friends into cannibals? If you own a dog or cat — and if you’ve bent over backwards trying to feed them the most nutritious food you can find — you’re going to want to sit down for this one. Because a research group has just discovered that some of our […]

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What would you do with a 12-hour erection???

Now that’s what I call being stuck between a rock and a hard place! If you’re a guy with pre-diabetes — and you’ve been watching your blood sugar numbers creep up for years — Big Pharma has a solution that will scare the pants off of you. And I mean that literally! A new study […]

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Is TV without all those disgusting drug ads the impossible dream?

Remember when we actually got to watch football after Thanksgiving dinner? But the way the drug companies are running round-the-clock ads these days, it’s starting to feel like Big Pharma and the NFL are sharing equal time. And if you’re dreaming of the day when you can flip on the tube without seeing that little […]

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Warning: Two drinks you'll want to keep off your dinner table

Happy Thanksgiving! I know you’re busy today celebrating the holiday with family and friends. And if you’re the one heading up mission control in your kitchen, good luck! You’re probably getting ready to load up that dinner table with enough food to feed a small army. But before you break out the beverages, there are […]

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Don't let these heartburn meds cause a Thanksgiving health crisis

It’s less than 24 hours to the big feast — and if you’re anything like me, you already have visions of turkey drumsticks dancing in your head. But load up on too much of your daughter’s pumpkin pie or Cousin Nancy’s famous macaroni salad, and heartburn could turn you into one unhappy pilgrim. Before, you […]

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National car service pushing risky flu shot

Talk about getting “stuck” in traffic! You can’t walk into a doctor’s office, a CVS or even your local supermarket without seeing an ad practically begging you to get a flu shot. It’s enough to make you want to hitch a ride out of town until flu season is over. Except it doesn’t look like […]

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How two Tylenols can send you to the burn unit

Donna Emley didn’t expect to land in the burn unit at Vanderbilt University Medical Center fighting for her life — and her eyesight. The Indiana woman wasn’t involved in a fire. She was burning from “the inside out.” What could easily have stolen Donna’s sight — or even her life — was the seemingly innocent […]

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