“What multivitamin are you taking?” I asked. “It’s the…over 50…for women,” the patient began and then told me the brand name.
“I would suggest you stop taking that supplement…” I offered.
“Why?” the patient asked.
“It contains Vitamin A and beta carotene which increases the risk of certain cancers in smokers.”
“What?!” the patient gasped, “really?”
“Yup, we’ve known this for a long time. Yet, sadly, most supplement companies continue to add vitamin A and beta carotene to
Yesterday afternoon, while in #Sedona, #Arizona my family and I met an old mystic. Which I guess is kind of like running into an old surfer in Hawaii… Anyway, he was happy to learn that I was both a #chiropractic and a #naturopathic physician and began to regale me with stories of yesteryear when healers where often persecuted by larger, better organized medical associations. I in turn, asked him about his tremor and after some exploratory questioning, suggested a protocol