May 2016 - Page 3 of 6 - Health Sciences Institute - Official Site

This common ingredient in sugar-free foods can be deadly to dogs

Murphy Jo, a labradoodle, did what most dogs will do. She found a package of gum on the kitchen counter, knocked it off and ate some. But what should have been just another case of a doggie dietary adventure almost turned deadly. The gum she ate contained xylitol, a sweetener added to scores of sugar-free […]

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Just one serving of this a week can help keep dementia at bay

It’s the disease that most seniors fear the most — and preventing it may be a lot easier than we ever imagined. I’m talking about Alzheimer’s disease, and more than 5 million Americans are living with it right now. And Alzheimer’s doesn’t just rob you of your memories and your independence — it also can […]

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Horrific side effects can strike any time you use these antibiotics

Imagine taking a simple antibiotic to clear up bronchitis or a sinus infection. The next thing you know, you’re in the worst pain of your life. Your joints are throbbing… you’re in so much agony you can’t think straight… and you can barely walk. Believe it or not, that’s exactly what’s happened to people taking […]

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The bad news about these acid-suppressing meds just keeps on coming

For years I’ve been warning you about the dangers of proton pump inhibitors. Drugs like Nexium, Prilosec and Prevacid. People pop them daily to treat heartburn and block stomach acid. And they’ve been linked to everything from infections to broken bones to kidney damage. But now, researchers from three large institutes have proven that these […]

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Is not having to pee ‘after hours’ possibly worth risking your life?

It’s supposed to be a dream come true for millions of seniors. But it’s starting to look like a nightmare instead. If you’re getting up five or six times a night to pee, you know it can leave you feeling miserable and worn out. Now, Big Pharma is promising that a new nasal spray could […]

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Are these commonly used chemicals the real cause of ALS?

If you’ve ever known someone suffering from ALS, you know it’s a disease that kills piece by piece. Over time it robs you of your ability to walk, talk, eat, and even breathe on your own. For years we’ve been told that the real cause of ALS is a mystery. But now a new study […]

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Easy-to-find supplement stops fibromyalgia pain in its tracks

Fibromyalgia is like the Rodney Dangerfield of diseases. It doesn’t get any respect. For years the mainstream claimed it wasn’t a real condition at all — as if the constant pain, fatigue, and depression were all in our heads. And when Big Pharma finally came out with a fibromyalgia drug, we learned it could kill […]

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