August 25, 2022

How drugs interfere with the efficacy of essential micronutrients (part 2)

In the first part of this article, we mentioned various mechanisms through which drugs can induce or aggravate a deficit of micronutrients. In the following, we want to shed more light on why an optimal supply of those vital cellular nutrients is so significant for maintaining or restoring health. [...]
August 18, 2022

How drugs interfere with the efficacy of essential micronutrients (part 1)

Unlike drugs, natural micronutrients are imperative for the optimal functioning of our cells. We could not survive without them. In contrast, drugs are usually synthetic substances that can cause many side effects and interactions in the body. On top of that, they are usually only able to mask or alleviate symptoms. So while many micronutrients are absolutely vital, quite a few drugs even have life-damaging properties. Nevertheless, it is precisely the fact that drugs always carry the risk of causing further diseases that makes that inhumane business model all the more attractive for the pharmaceutical investment industry. [...]
May 29, 2020

New Study Finds Levels Of Vitamin C Are Inversely Associated With Blood Pressure

A recent systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies examines the association between vitamin C levels and blood pressure. Analyzing a total of 18 studies involving […]
January 23, 2020

Study Finds Vitamin D3 Supplementation Improves Blood Pressure And Insulin Sensitivity In Children

A new study has found that supplementation with vitamin D3 improves blood pressure and insulin sensitivity in children. The type of vitamin D the human body […]
May 18, 2018

How To Lower High Blood Pressure Using Natural Approaches

World Health Organization statistics show that, globally, around 40 percent of adults aged 25 or over had high blood pressure in 2008. Known as the ‘silent […]
December 7, 2017

Widely used blood pressure drug linked to ‘substantially increased risk’ of skin cancer

New research from Denmark has found that use of hydrochlorothiazide, a diuretic drug widely prescribed for high blood pressure, substantially increases the risk of developing skin cancer. Based […]
November 30, 2017

The Mind Controls The Body, And YOU Control The Mind: Stress And Its Biological Consequences

It is no secret that stress has a direct impact on our health. Experiencing stress for short periods of time is normal, of course, and the […]
October 4, 2017

Micronutrient Synergy Helps in High Blood Pressure

One in every three adults – approximately 67 million people in the United States – already has high blood pressure, with many more having pre-hypertension. Hypertension, […]