Common meds linked to brain dysfunction

Common meds linked to brain dysfunction was the message contained in the alarming headline in the May 6, 2016 issue of The Week magazine. Your favorite cold medicine could be shrinking your brain, The Week said: “A new study reveals that drugs used to treat colds and other common health issues such as allergies, heartburn, hypertension, […]

Alfalfa, the ancient health treasure

It’s humbling to acknowledge that alfalfa, the ancient health treasure, was recognized as such by civilizations thousands of years before we modern humans woke up to its value as a human nutrient—not just animal food. Dried alfalfa leaf has been found in Turkish and Iranian ruins dating back 6,000 years, and in Turkish medical writings 1300 BC. In […]