Antibiotics in our meat consumption minimized The FDA recently announced that 25 pharmaceutical companies are voluntarily phasing out the use of growth promoting antibiotics if animals used in our meat supply. The companies said that they will either stop giving these animals antibiotics immediately, or will revise their protocols so that antibiotics would be given, but only if a veterinarian prescribed them. 

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16 Apr

After the Show: Breast Implants

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11 Apr

Can Fungus Cause Heart Swelling?

 Doug Kaufmann's Official Blog -knowthecause.com New research tells us that the gout drug Colchicine, may be effective in treating pericarditis. PERI means around, CARD means heart and ITIS means swelling. Pericarditis, therefore, means swelling around the heart. 

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07 Apr

Tobacco Cures Cancer!

 Doug Kaufmann's Official Blog -knowthecause.com An Australian research team has discovered a protein in the pink and white flowering tobacco plant, Nicotania alata. The protein is called called NaD1. No, Nicotania alata isn’t the same tobacco used to make regular cigarettes, but it is a tobacco plant, and tobacco plants have been demonized by researchers for many years. Ironically, tests run by the team at La Troube University on NaD1 showed two relevant discoveries;

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04 Apr

Men and Low Testosterone

Michael Smith Blogs In an attempt to put anyone not already on a prescription drug on a prescription drug, drug companies are now subjecting us to a legion of ads during primetime television asking men to talk to their doctors about low "T", or low testosterone. 

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28 Mar

5 Foods You Should Eat All The Time

 Michael Smith's Blog on Knowthecause.com

Making new habits often means eliminating your "go-to" foods. And, sometimes, when you're beginning a diet and breaking old habits, it's tough to know exactly what to eat. Instead of reaching for those foods you would normally eat, what do you reach for?

 

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 msmith Diets that cut carbs have been in vogue for a number of years. Mostly, because they work towards most people's primary goal, which is to lose unwanted weight. Carb cutting diets were popularized initially by Dr. Robert Atkins' diet, and many diets have come out over the years that are choose to both keep carbs low and include high levels of protein. Doug Kaufmann's Diet chooses to avoid many of the same foods, but for some very different reasons. 

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