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instead, try the health promoting “bullet proof” turmeric drink. Yum!

August 31st, 2014 · Dr. Kane's Articles, Naturopathic News, nutrition · , , , , , , , , , , , ,

from a colleague: For my bulletproof turmeric, I have used coconut oil, butter, honey, and spices to optimize digest and the absorption of curcumin.  Curcumin is notoriously difficult to absorb, but fats and spices, particularly the black pepper in the garam masala, greatly increase our absorption of curcumin into the blood stream.  1 cup water […]

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EARTHING

May 6th, 2013 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , , , , ,

First published in December 2012 issue of Better Nutrition Q: Hi Doctor Em!  Have you heard of earthing? A: Yes,”earthing” is a relatively new medical idea, with some impressive research from various disciplines behind it — but it’s as old as the hills.  “Earthing” means connecting with the earth — literally.  Humans have done this […]

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The Extraordinary Science of Addictive Junk Food

March 2nd, 2013 · Naturopathic News · , , , , , , , , , ,

By MICHAEL MOSS Published: February 20, 2013   On the evening of April 8, 1999, a long line of Town Cars and taxis pulled up to the Minneapolis headquarters of Pillsbury and discharged 11 men who controlled America’s largest food companies. Nestlé was in attendance, as were Kraft and Nabisco, General Mills and Procter & Gamble, Coca-Cola […]

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Food is good medicine. Including to reduce PAIN

March 2nd, 2013 · Naturopathic News · , , ,

Huffington Post (huffingtonpost.com) – 6 Foods That Fight Pain – By Grandparents.com – (Friday, March 1, 2013) When you get out of bed in the morning do you make a sort of “oyyyyyyy…aaaagggh” groan that goes with an achy pain in your back and knees? Welcome to the world of getting older. (Your first impulse […]

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Updates on Vitamin D3

September 2nd, 2012 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , , ,

Homo sapiens evolved in Africa as a hairless ape. That creature spent LOTS of time outside, with a prodigious amount of skin exposure in a nice sunny environment. Today homo sapiens is largely an indoor mammal, and typically covers up a good deal of skin when venturing outside. Often when in a relaxed stance, say […]

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Fun Facts about Fish Oil

May 21st, 2012 · Naturopathic News · , , , , , ,

And why eating Alaskan salmon is the best way to get it! Courtesy of Sandro Lane, owner, Alaska Protein Recovery — the only fish oil I recommend to my patients. Fish oil can come in three main forms:

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Can a statin ruin your workout?

April 21st, 2012 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , , ,

For years, physicians and scientists have been aware that statins, the most widely prescribed drugs in the world, can cause muscle aches and fatigue in some patients. What many people don’t know is that these side effects are especially pronounced in people who exercise. To learn more about the effect statins have on exercising muscles, […]

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