The Unexpected Disease-Spreading Spots In Your Kitchen

I don’t have to tell you that washing your hands is one of the best ways to protect yourself from bacterial and viral infections, especially during the cold and flu season. But drying your hands — well, that’s another story. Let your hands drip-dry In a recent study, researchers at Kansas State University asked 123 […]

Will Your Doctor Give You C.Difficile?

While hospitals are struggling to keep antibiotic resistant bacterial infections under control, a new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, has just discovered something horrifying about another deadly infectious agent, C. difficile — commonly called C. diff. Deadly bacteria linked to doctors’ and dentists’ offices C.difficile is extremely contagious… and it can be […]

The Natural Solution To Antibiotic Resistance

Antibiotic resistance… “An unfolding catastrophe.” “Approaching a point of no return.” Those are the warnings about antibiotic resistance from the UK’s Chief Medical Officer, who said in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) that the world is in danger of returning back to the pre-antibiotic era of the 19th century. That’s putting it mildly, because other […]

Gastric Bypass Surgery Is No ‘Miracle Cure’

Gastric bypass surgery… it’s no joke, I tell you. Recently I told you about the extra 7kgs I gained in the past year. It turns out that by allowing a few bad habits to slip into my daily routine, I gained weight at a very slow and unnoticeable rate. When my doctor warned me about […]