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From Table to Able: Combating Disabling Diseases With Food

From Table to Able: Combating Disabling Diseases With Food

By Bryan Wright 100 Comments August 18, 2019

“From Table to Able: Combating Disabling Diseases with Food” In my 2012 review, I explored the role a healthy diet may play in preventing, treating, and reversing our deadliest diseases. In 2013, I covered our most common conditions. This year I’d like to address some of our leading causes of disability. We want to live […]

Make an Impact at Your Pharmacy

Make an Impact at Your Pharmacy

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment August 18, 2019

You’re a community pharmacist, and your community is why you come to work every morning. Each day is a new chance to make a difference in people’s lives. But you’re at the front lines of a silent epidemic. Prediabetes affects 1 in 3 American adults , increasing their likelihood of developing type 2 diabetes, heart […]

How pharmacy plays a role in your parents health

How pharmacy plays a role in your parents health

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment August 17, 2019

Bradley Butt: When an older person enters my pharmacy they are always greeted by a familiar face. Gone are the days of the pharmacist being at the back putting a sticker on a box. As a pharmacist we have to ensure that we have the correct information on their medications, their disease states and their […]

Antioxidant Supplements Like CoQ10, Vitamin E, Vitamin C and Alpha Lipoic Acid Improve Health

Antioxidant Supplements Like CoQ10, Vitamin E, Vitamin C and Alpha Lipoic Acid Improve Health

By Bryan Wright 12 Comments August 17, 2019

We all are bombarded with so many different free radicals that essentially damage our DNA, and that’s why we get increased cancer risks when we get oxidated damage. And so getting as many antioxidants in your body as possible is really, really useful. There are things like CoQ10 is a really common one. This tends […]

The Problem With the Paleo Diet Argument

The Problem With the Paleo Diet Argument

By Bryan Wright 84 Comments August 17, 2019

The Problem With the Paleo Diet Argument Our epidemics of dietary disease have prompted a great deal of research into what humans are meant to eat for optimal health. In 1985, an influential article was published proposing that our chronic diseases stem from a disconnect between what our bodies evolved eating during the stone age […]

Do Vitamin D Supplements Help with Diabetes, Weight Loss, and Blood Pressure?

Do Vitamin D Supplements Help with Diabetes, Weight Loss, and Blood Pressure?

By Bryan Wright 86 Comments August 17, 2019

“Do Vitamin D Supplements Help with Diabetes, Weight Loss, and Blood Pressure?” My last in-depth video series on vitamin D was done more than 4 years ago, as in 15,950 papers ago. I had a lot of catching up to do. Review articles like this continue to be published, touting vitamin D as a veritable […]

Amazing Health & Weight Loss Tips with Ben Greenfield

Amazing Health & Weight Loss Tips with Ben Greenfield

By Bryan Wright 31 Comments August 17, 2019

Naomi: Ben Greenfield, it’s so exciting to have you here. Thank you for making the time. Ben: Thanks for having me. N: So you talked about a lot of things and I’m fascinated to learn what got you into this place where you’re obsessed with health, you’re obsessed with biohacking your own biology; when did […]

How To Conquer Depression Through Diet | Dr. Drew Ramsey

How To Conquer Depression Through Diet | Dr. Drew Ramsey

By Bryan Wright 100 Comments August 17, 2019

For about ten years we’ve had very strong correlational data showing that, for example, when you eat poorly your risk of depression and illnesses like depression just go up 70/80 percent. And when you eat a more traditional diet like a Mediterranean diet or Japanese diet your risk of an illness like depression can go […]

Paleo Diets May Negate Benefits of Exercise

Paleo Diets May Negate Benefits of Exercise

By Bryan Wright 100 Comments August 16, 2019

“Paleo Diets May Negate Benefits of Exercise” Much of the low carb and Paleo reasoning revolves around insulin. To quote one random blogger, “carbohydrates increase insulin, the root of all evil when it comes to dieting and health.” So, the reasoning goes, because carbs increase insulin we should stick mostly to meat, which is fat […]

Diabetes: Exercise as medicine

Diabetes: Exercise as medicine

By Bryan Wright 5 Comments August 16, 2019

Have you ever starting an exercise plan only to find out you didn’t succeed like you wanted to? Well, we discovered some very powerful factors that need to be addressed in order for you to truly succeed on an exercise program that will transform your health. The Insulite insulin sensitivity exercise plan is designed in […]