Category: Health

Big pharma

Big Pharma - The Problem With Medicine

Senator Patrick Leahy and Representative Henry Waxman rush about, day after day, year after year, to do Big Pharma's bidding. Let's talk about where this takes us. Big...

health

Another Skirmish in the Health Wars

The people who fight endlessly to earn the right to oppose good health for, in their minds, the greater good of controlling ignorant peasants-which would be us-probably expect...

Birth Control

Birth Control - Reproductive Rights

Well, newspapers, blogs, TV, radio-all sorts of "information" sources-are chock-a-block full of talk about reproductive rights. You may have noticed. But did you notice this tsunami of words...

stomach acid

What's Up with Stomach Acid?

Vicki asks: If a person has bad GERD that supposedly has been repaired, yet still has acid and takes Tums, been on Proton Pump inhibitors and Cytotec (protects...

vitamin

Vitamin - Nutrition Does It Again!

Nicole says: "Many thyroid autoimmune patients have problems with methylation and sulfation. Nothing I tried or the supplements that I took really worked or were digested and metabolized...

Thyroid

Thyroid - Big Time Trouble

Karen writes, "I take Armour thyroid, growth hormone, calcium, a multivitamin, glutamine, ginseng, Cymbalta, Lisinopril, tyrosine and many other supplements to try to get my energy back since...

soy

I Feel A Soy Rant Coming On

Charlie asks: "Bette, you're on the record as saying soy isn't good for you. Many believe fermented soy is better for you than the regular variety. Are there...