There’s growing evidence that eating fat won’t make you fat, but sugar will

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There’s growing evidence that eating fat won’t make you fat, but sugar will Erin Brodwin, Business Insider In the World Cup of food wars, sugar and fat are the playoff teams. It makes intuitive sense that rich foods like creamy avocados or butter-drenched salmon would contribute to weight gain. Similarly, stacking up on sweet treats […]

Combining antibiotics changes their effectiveness

combining antibiotics changes their effectiveness

Combining antibiotics changes their effectiveness Effectiveness of antibiotics altered by combining them with each other, non-antibiotic drugs or even with food additives Source: European Molecular Biology Laboratory Summary: The effectiveness of antibiotics can be altered by combining them with each other, non-antibiotic drugs or even with food additives. Depending on the bacterial species, some combinations […]

Removing Children’s Tonsils and Adenoids Increases Risk for 28 Diseases, Study Finds

Removing Children’s Tonsils and Adenoids Increases Risk for 28 Diseases, Study Finds Written By: Sayer Ji While the conventional medical establishment calls for the removal of “broken” or “defective” body parts, a watershed study on the long-term effects of tonsillectomy and adenoid removal calls into question the propriety of this surgery, performed on nearly half-a-million […]

The Corruption of Evidence Based Medicine — Killing for Profit

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Dr. Jason Fung Nephrologist. Special interest in type 2 diabetes reversal and intermittent fasting. Founder of Intensive Dietary Management Program. The Corruption of Evidence Based Medicine — Killing for Profit The idea of Evidence Based Medicine (EBM) is great. The reality, though, not so much. Human perception is often flawed, so the premise of EBM is to […]

Why plant protein is better for you than animal protein

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Study after study shows that meat as a protein source just isn’t that healthy. It’s far better to get that necessary protein from plants. And yes, that association is a correlation, not a causation. There are some legitimate reasons that plant-based protein sources like beans are a healthier alternative to bacon. The researchers aren’t saying […]

Acupuncture ICD insurance billing codes – 2018

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The ICD-10 was developed by the WHO, World Health Organization. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) develops and update the ICD-10 diagnosis codes. These codes change often.  Pain codes are usually reimbursed by insurance companies, while internal conditions are not.  It is up to individual health insurance providers to determine the diagnosis codes […]

Acupuncture gives relief to cancer patients suffering insomnia

http://Watch the latest video at foxnews.com Doctors may be turning away from medication and headed toward more holistic methods to treat cancer survivors who suffer from severe insomnia. Research suggests up to 60 percent of cancer survivors have trouble falling asleep or suffer from chronic insomnia because of cancer treatments like chemotherapy and steroids, as […]