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September Natural Health News You Can Use

September 30th, 2010 · Naturopathic News · , , , , , , , , , ,

VITAMIN D MAY BOOST HEART FAILURE SURVIVAL RATES: A study has found that heart failure patients with reduced levels of vitamin D have lower rates of survival than patients with normal vitamin D levels. As a result, researchers suggest that a low intake of vitamin D may be a factor in the development, and outcome, […]

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Pass the Butter, Please

April 22nd, 2010 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , , , ,

Margarine was originally manufactured to fatten turkeys. When it killed the turkeys, the people who had put all the money into the research wanted a payback so they put their heads together

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More Info About How Statins are Worse than Useless

April 5th, 2010 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , , , , , , ,

I have posted previously about the myth that lowering cholesterol will prevent heart attacks and other cardiovascular disasters. I urge you to not “buy into” one of the biggest frauds perpetuated by Big Pharma. What is really sad is that most conventionally trained doctors feel forced to “cover their butts” and prescribe statins the minute […]

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Better Breast Self-Exam

December 6th, 2009 · Naturopathic News · , ,

Regular breast self-exam may be safer and more effective than mammograms. Breast awareness is critical to the all-important early detection of possible breast disease.  Men get breast cancer also, and it’s not rare in men, although it is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in women, after lung cancer.

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Changes in PAP Recommendations

December 1st, 2009 · Naturopathic News · ,

Apparently “standards of care” (the medical model’s sacred cow) are shifting.  The NY Times recently published a good article about PAP screenings.

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Mammogram Controversies

November 26th, 2009 · Dr. Kane's Articles · ,

There has been a lot in the press lately about the utility and effectiveness of various types of screening tests for common cancers.  This is not all bad news however, because some forms of cancer screening actually endanger patients, to the tune of millions of dollars annually.

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Pearls from the 2008 Naturopathic Medicine Convention

August 13th, 2008 · Naturopathic News · , , , , , ,

Random clinical pearls from the 2008 Naturopathic Medicine convention in Phoenix, AZ (Aug 13-17, 2008) on DIABETES management, the question of SOY, Vitamin D, kidney stone prevention…

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