PCOS, or polycystic ovary syndrome, is a female metabolic condition. It was initially named because cysts in the ovaries were found. However, you don’t have to have cysts to be diagnosed with PCOS. The primary symptoms of PCOS are insulin resistance and hormonal imbalance. These can result in problems conceiving, weight gain, acne, and other mood changes.Read More
Posts Tagged ‘Dietary Supplements’
Do you get at least seven hours of sleep per night? Consistently? The National Sleep Foundation and American Academy of Sleep Medicine agree that’s how much you need. Seven hours of sleep per night supports optimal health and wellbeing. (1)Read More
Welcome to this week’s Dirty Genes Podcast. Today’s topic is antioxidants vs. pro-oxidants. I’m Dr. Ben Lynch.Read More
Welcome to this week’s Dirty Genes Podcast. Today’s topic is a big one: histamine intolerance.Read More
Many people want to know the exact fertility diet they should follow to maximize their chances of getting pregnant.Read More
Welcome to this week’s SNPit. This is where we get down and dirty on a specific topic about your health. Today’s topic is: How do I Get Folic Acid Out of My Body?Read More
The side effects of consuming folic acid are not well known.
Lab research shows us the many negative effects folic acid has on enzymes. We are now beginning to realize the repercussions it can have for human consumption as well. Ironically, consuming folic acid might lead to an actual folate deficiency!Read More
As with most things, not all supplements are created equal.
What’s in your supplement bottle? Does it match what’s printed on the product label?Read More
Do you pay attention to the forms of nutrients in your supplements?
There is very little education for consumers in the dietary supplement industry when it comes to synthetic versus natural vitamins.
Synthetic vitamin supplements are common, probably more than you think. If you are someone who prefers a “whole food” vitamin, this blog is for you. We will discuss things that your healthcare professional may not even know!Read More