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Preventing ALZHEIMER’s

December 4th, 2016 · Dr. Kane's Articles, Naturopathic News · , , , ,

Q: it seems more and more people are being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Can this be prevented or reversed? A: Folks are living longer, but not necessarily better, with drugs and machines that can prop us up, and frankly, keep the medical machine going. Some estimates put 85% of healthcare dollar capture from patients in […]

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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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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) aka serious lung problems

August 26th, 2013 · Naturopathic News · , , , ,

Q:  My doctor diagnosed me with COPD and said I’d need to take steroids the rest of my life.  I don’t know what this means and there must be a better treatment.  Help! A: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a group of lung problems that make normal breathing more difficult.  The best known of these […]

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how to lower your risk of stroke

February 25th, 2013 · Naturopathic News · , , ,

The Huffington Post (huffingtonpost.com) – How Antioxidants Really Protect Against Stroke and Dementia – By Jaimie Dalessio – (Thursday, February 21, 2013) – The protective power of antioxidants against stroke and dementia may have less to do with your total dietary intake of antioxidants and more to do with the specific foods that contribute to […]

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how to help your doctor quit wasting money

February 25th, 2013 · Naturopathic News · , ,

Los Angeles Times (CA) – Doctors list overused medical treatments – By Noam N. Levey – (Wednesday, February 20, 2013) – Nearly 100 medical procedures, tests and therapies are overused and often unnecessary, a coalition of leading medical societies says in a new report aimed at improving healthcare and controlling runaway costs. The medical interventions […]

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Damping Down Seasonal Allergies

December 13th, 2012 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , , , ,

If you suffer from seasonal allergies, you are not alone. Twenty percent of the US population (about 50 million people) make over 10 million visits to doctors every year for this common concern. Multiple factors conspire to create the dreaded days of runny noses, itchy and watery eyes, relentless sneezing, scratchy throats and just generally […]

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Natural Remedies for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and other Wrist Issues

December 13th, 2012 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , ,

As always, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.  If you are in a profession that demands repetitive wrist movement (such as being a carpenter or pianist or typist) there are a number of ways to reduce your wrist of creating inflammation between the delicate structures that form the wrist.  One reason […]

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