May 2017 - Health Sciences Institute - Official Site

Don’t be pressured into an MRI done with this dangerous dye

The FDA has just dropped an urgent health issue like it’s a concrete ball. I’m talking about the use of extremely toxic and commonly used dyes, which are injected into a vein to enhance the image of an MRI scan. The problem is that many of these dyes contain a substance called gadolinium. These gadolinium-based […]

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Beware of doctors bearing bad news about your T-score

Losing bone mass is a normal part of aging. Yet Big Pharma has managed to turn it into a billion-dollar industry, one that unbelievably had its start in a hot conference room in Rome 25-years ago. That’s when a magic number called a “T-score” was pulled out of thin air. And now, thanks to new […]

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Don’t take this risky drug for any reason!

If you lined up some of the riskiest drugs out there, tamoxifen — an estrogen blocker that has been pushed on women to prevent and treat breast cancer for decades — would rise to the top of the heap. Many cancer patients are even refusing to take it. And the FDA-approved label says that doctors […]

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This really awful weight-loss scheme keeps on ballooning!

Some really bad ideas not only don’t go away — they multiply! Such is the case with the weight-loss scheme called a “gastric balloon.” And it’s exactly what it sounds like — a balloon inflated in your belly. The idea, of course, is that if your stomach is filled up with one, two, or even […]

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Nuts can help to beat the odds in a deadly cancer

Could the answer to fighting colon cancer grow on trees? It very well might — in the form of nuts! That’s what researchers from the American Society of Clinical Oncology discovered in a study on the role that regularly eating nuts plays in warding off a return of stage III colon cancer. They will present […]

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Hundreds holding Monsanto responsible for cancers

It’s Memorial Day, the time to remember all the courageous men and women who paid the ultimate price to maintain our freedoms and help keep us safe. But some dangers can’t be fought by soldiers. They masquerade as being benign or even beneficial, and have to be taken on by an army of citizens. And […]

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How to keep that outdoor get-together from ending at the ER

It’s hard to believe Memorial Day is just around the corner! And before you start your holiday festivities, I hope that you take some time to remember those who made the greatest sacrifice of all for our freedoms. I also hope that before you and your friends and family gather at the beach, pool, or […]

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