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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...

fat

Eat Fat! Live Long and Prosper!

Man, oh, man, have we been brainwashed! Doctors learn it in med school. Magazines write about it. In fact, everywhere we look, it’s accepted as fact, perhaps even...

liver

Fatty Liver – What to Avoid

Rivers from Connecticut asks: My husband (age 64) and I (age 65) both have non-alcoholic fatty liver. What do you recommend for this condition? First, let’s define non-alcoholic...

Blood Tests

Understanding Blood Tests

I’m the not-so-proud owner of a stent. And a bit annoyed about it because it could have been avoided. I had the right test, homocysteine. And the doc...