How to Prevent Parkinson’s Disease with Diet and Lifestyle

The number of people diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease and living with this condition is on the rise, with researchers estimating that over 1 million Americans will have this devastating illness by 2020. (1) Unfortunately, the conventional treatments available for Parkinson’s disease are limited to surgical interventions and medications that come with numerous side effects. But […]

For some multiple sclerosis patients, knocking out the immune system might work better than drugs

In multiple sclerosis (MS), a disease that strips away the sheaths that insulate nerve cells, the body’s immune cells come to see the nervous system as an enemy. Some drugs try to slow the disease by keeping immune cells in check, or by keeping them away from the brain. But for decades, some researchers have […]

Acid Reflux Diet: Best Foods, Foods to Avoid & Supplements that Help

More than one-third of the population suffers from some sort of recurring, painful digestive symptom, disorder or disease. For example, these include hemorrhoids, IBS, Crohn’s, gluten intolerance or celiac disease, heartburn or acid reflux. (1) Many other chronic conditions, including some that are caused mainly by a weakened immune system, are also linked to poor digestive health. What […]