• ESTROGEN METABOLISM

    DIM or Sulforaphane: how do you choose? Both males and females are more frequently presenting to clinicians with conditions associated with imbalanced hormones. Many of these problems are estrogen-related and although estrogen is absolutely critical for health, it has a dark side that increases a person’s risk of developing cancer if it is not safely…

    Read More >
  • ESTROGEN METABOLISM

    DIM or Sulforaphane: how do you choose? Both males and females are more frequently presenting to clinicians with conditions associated with imbalanced hormones. Many of these problems are estrogen-related and although estrogen is absolutely critical for health, it has a dark side that increases a person’s risk of developing cancer if it is not safely…

    To view the full blog, you must be registered and logged in as a practitioner. To apply for access, please register as a practitioner.

  • The Drug-Supplement Interaction Conundrum

    A problem that can’t go away As the chemical complexity of both pharmaceuticals and supplements increases, it becomes progressively more difficult to evaluate potentially-harmful interactions when ‘mixtures’ of these are ingested simultaneously.  In pharmaceutical medicine, these interactions are largely determined by flow-charts, algorithms and statistical analyses – in other words, they are estimates.1  Laboratory tests…

    Read More >
  • The Perplexing Issue of Perceived Sulfur Intolerance

    Sulfur foods

    Perceived Sulfur Intolerance, two causes – but which one? The issue of sulfur sensitivity has come to the fore in recent times, especially since clinicians have gained better knowledge of the methylation pathways.  Even though methylation is relevant, in many cases, the more immediate issue is related to the microbiome.  If the sulfur-reducing bacteria dominate…

    Read More >
  • Immunobiotics – enhancing human immunity

    Gut epithelium with bacteria and viruses

    The rise and fall of the antibiotic Once hailed as the wonder drug for eradicating infectious bacterial diseases, the antibiotic has long since lost its shine. There is an increasing awareness that, although millions of lives in the past have been saved, antibiotics have been overused and are now responsible for numerous adverse effects. Such…

    Read More >