by Dr. James Meschino on 6 August 2020 in Cancer, Arthritis

In recent years, many women across North America have demonstrated a reluctance to rely upon hormone replacement therapy (HRT) as a means to reduce menopausal symptoms, due primarily to concerns about the potential risk of breast cancer. In fact, only about 20% of women who are given a prescription for HRT actually follow through and take it faithfully. A growing ...

__CONFIG_colors_palette__{"active_palette":0,"config":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"name":"Main Accent","parent":-1}},"gradients":[]},"palettes":[{"name":"Default","value":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)"}},"gradients":[]},"original":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.83,"l":0.45}}},"gradients":[]}}]}__CONFIG_colors_palette__
Read More

by Dr. James Meschino on 3 August 2020 in Diet, Cancer

The research I’m citing today is published in the April 2017 edition of the journal of Nutritional Biochemistry. The study lends further support to the already compelling evidence that a medicinal ingredient found in broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables (cabbage, cauliflower, Bok choy, Brussels sprouts, turnips) possess significant anti-cancer properties. How sulforaphane shows the epigenetic effect in cancer cells? This ...

__CONFIG_colors_palette__{"active_palette":0,"config":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"name":"Main Accent","parent":-1}},"gradients":[]},"palettes":[{"name":"Default","value":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)"}},"gradients":[]},"original":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.83,"l":0.45}}},"gradients":[]}}]}__CONFIG_colors_palette__
Read More

by Dr. James Meschino on 30 July 2020 in Arthritis

Osteoarthritis has been reported to affect 40 million Americans, with 80% of individuals over the age of fifty affected to some degree.(1) Essentially, osteoarthritis is considered to be an age-related affliction. As a contributing factor to the development of osteoarthritis, is the apparent age-related decline in glucosamine sulfate synthesis by the body, which appears to become pronounced by 45 to ...

__CONFIG_colors_palette__{"active_palette":0,"config":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"name":"Main Accent","parent":-1}},"gradients":[]},"palettes":[{"name":"Default","value":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)"}},"gradients":[]},"original":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.83,"l":0.45}}},"gradients":[]}}]}__CONFIG_colors_palette__
Read More

by Dr. James Meschino on 27 July 2020 in Cholesterol, Cardiovascular disease

A study published in the November 2016 issue of the British Medical Journal (BMJ) confirmed what many previous studies have shown over the years.  Saturated fat in the diet is associated with an increased risk of heart disease. This message has been lost in recent years as news reports focus their attention on sugar and trans fats. There’s no question that ...

__CONFIG_colors_palette__{"active_palette":0,"config":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"name":"Main Accent","parent":-1}},"gradients":[]},"palettes":[{"name":"Default","value":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)"}},"gradients":[]},"original":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.83,"l":0.45}}},"gradients":[]}}]}__CONFIG_colors_palette__
Read More

by Dr. James Meschino on 13 July 2020 in Vitamin, Supplements

The research paper I am citing today was published in the Scientific World Journal in 2013, by Margaret Sears from the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute in Ottawa, Canada. The paper is titled, “Chelation: Harnessing and Enhancing Heavy Metal Detoxification – A Review". In modern society, we are constantly exposed to heavy metals such as cadmium, lead and ...

__CONFIG_colors_palette__{"active_palette":0,"config":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"name":"Main Accent","parent":-1}},"gradients":[]},"palettes":[{"name":"Default","value":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)"}},"gradients":[]},"original":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.83,"l":0.45}}},"gradients":[]}}]}__CONFIG_colors_palette__
Read More

by Dr. James Meschino on 10 July 2020 in Vitamin, Cholesterol, Aging

This course reviews the key blood and urine tests required to make an accurate assessment of objective health parameters of importance in the day-to-day nutrition and natural medicine management of a person’s health. The course explains the meaning of each lab test, how the body generates these molecules, and the various genetic and environmental factors (including nutrition and drugs) that ...

__CONFIG_colors_palette__{"active_palette":0,"config":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"name":"Main Accent","parent":-1}},"gradients":[]},"palettes":[{"name":"Default","value":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)"}},"gradients":[]},"original":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.83,"l":0.45}}},"gradients":[]}}]}__CONFIG_colors_palette__
Read More

by Dr. James Meschino on 6 July 2020 in Cardiovascular disease, Cancer, Alzhimers

At the April, 2017 meeting of the American Academy of Neurology, a research paper will be presented that suggests a link between the intake of certain types of fish, their mercury content, and the increased risk for Lou Gehrig’s disease (ALS). The study included 294 individuals with ALS and 224 individuals without ALS. Researchers estimated mercury exposure of the two ...

__CONFIG_colors_palette__{"active_palette":0,"config":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"name":"Main Accent","parent":-1}},"gradients":[]},"palettes":[{"name":"Default","value":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)"}},"gradients":[]},"original":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.83,"l":0.45}}},"gradients":[]}}]}__CONFIG_colors_palette__
Read More

by Dr. James Meschino on 6 July 2020 in Supplements, Depression, Cardiovascular disease

Essentials of Pharmacology is a must for health professionals who are serious about nutrition. Many of your patients will be taking medications, and the impact of diet and supplementation is not only significant; it can be critical to outcomes. Please take the time to watch this brief video for an introduction to this important topic. Many practitioners are aware that ...

__CONFIG_colors_palette__{"active_palette":0,"config":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"name":"Main Accent","parent":-1}},"gradients":[]},"palettes":[{"name":"Default","value":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)"}},"gradients":[]},"original":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.83,"l":0.45}}},"gradients":[]}}]}__CONFIG_colors_palette__
Read More

by Dr. James Meschino on 29 June 2020 in Cancer

The research I am citing today was published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal on February 21, 2017. The review paper examined whether or not lifestyle modification has an impact on the recurrence of breast cancer and overall survival rates of women who have been treated for breast cancer. The results are quite encouraging and empowering, and very much reinforce ...

__CONFIG_colors_palette__{"active_palette":0,"config":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"name":"Main Accent","parent":-1}},"gradients":[]},"palettes":[{"name":"Default","value":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)"}},"gradients":[]},"original":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.83,"l":0.45}}},"gradients":[]}}]}__CONFIG_colors_palette__
Read More

by Dr. James Meschino on 22 June 2020 in Weight Loss, Cardiovascular disease, Cancer

The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) periodically publishes data briefs, which provide statistics on current public health topics. One such brief includes mortality data in the United States for the year 2015. A total of 2,712,630 deaths were registered in the United States in 2015. The 10 leading causes of death (heart disease, cancer, chronic lower respiratory diseases, unintended ...

__CONFIG_colors_palette__{"active_palette":0,"config":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"name":"Main Accent","parent":-1}},"gradients":[]},"palettes":[{"name":"Default","value":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)"}},"gradients":[]},"original":{"colors":{"afcf9":{"val":"rgb(19, 114, 211)","hsl":{"h":210,"s":0.83,"l":0.45}}},"gradients":[]}}]}__CONFIG_colors_palette__
Read More