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News Flash: 10 times more viruses than bacteria in the human biome

July 25th, 2014 · Naturopathic News · , , , , , , , , ,

Here’s a link to the article on NPR (http://n.pr/1lrRnq3   Given, the current agreement is, that there is 10 : 1 ratio of bacteria in our microbiome to cells in our body. There appears to be 10 times more viruses (bacteriophages) in the microbiome than bacteria. This is in terms of genetic material.   “In the […]

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Stop Sugar Cravings!

April 30th, 2014 · Dr. Kane's Articles, nutrition · , , , , , , , , ,

We all know our “health care” system isn’t working.  That’s because it’s actually a  highly profitable disease management system.  The industry makes money when you are chronically ill.  I know that sounds cynical but observe how darned easy it is, 24/7, to buy poor quality food made of fluffed up GMO corn, soy or refined […]

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What to expect from an annual physical

October 25th, 2013 · Dr. Kane's Articles · , , , , , ,

  Expect to pee in a cup. An in-office urinalysis is a quick and inexpensive way to get a lot of information beyond urinary tract infection. For example it can rule-out overt diabetes or point to liver problems. Frothy urine can suggest congestive heart issues. Ketosis can suggest severe carbohydrate restriction. The pH should be […]

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The good bugs crawling all over and in you are your BEST FRIENDS

April 24th, 2013 · Naturopathic News · , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Check out this amazing article and be very wary of antibiotics and antibiotic-riddled meat and dairy products. http://www.saturdayeveningpost.com/2013/02/26/in-the-magazine/health-in-the-magazine/good-bacteria.html

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Dr. Kane’s practice curtailed by the Division of Professional Licensing

December 29th, 2011 · Naturopathic News ·

Hello all, in particular my patients, I recently signed a “consent agreement” with the state of Alaska, with which I don’t agree and only consented to under duress, or else risk losing my license. Under this “consent agreement” which has a duration of 3 years, I may not give, prescribe or recommend in practice anything […]

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Legislative and Legal Update

September 28th, 2011 · Naturopathic News ·

For several sessions I have worked hard, mostly with the help of Senator Bettye Davis, Representative Cathy Munoz and her former staffer Kendra Kloster, to expand the scope of naturopathic physicians so we may practice to the extent of our training. NDs are deeply educated over 6-8 years as primary care docs, but our hands […]

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September 2011 Natural News You Can Use

September 22nd, 2011 · Naturopathic News ·

GUM DISEASE CAN AFFECT FERTILITY: New research has found a strong link, primarily for non-Caucasian women, between periodontal disease and impaired fertility, and has confirmed known links between impaired fertility and being overweight, smoking, and being over the age of 35. (With impaired fertility, it takes months longer to achieve pregnancy. Periodontitis is caused by […]

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