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An OK Psyche Appointment

I told my Psychiatrist how remarkably well I have been for the last month. She seemed gladly surprised, but her eyes lit up a bit when I told her about MTHFR mutations and my familia symptoms. 146 more words


Statins for achondroplasia?

Nature journal published yesterday an article connecting statins to achondroplasia treatment. You can read the abstract of the article

Statin treatment rescues FGFR3 skeletal dysplasia phenotypes… 662 more words


Egg yolks: Enemy of the healthy!


Egg yolks are just fancy yellow circles filled with lots of fat. Some like them, some don’t. If you don’t, your prayers have been answered. 26 more words



The juice from the roots provides commercial liquorice. It is used either to mask the unpleasant flavour of other medicines or to provide its own soothing action on troublesome coughs. 90 more words

Decadence AND a clear conscience

We’re coming up on the season of comfort food. Summers call for salads and fresh veggies and all those things that keep doctors and nutritionists smiling. 363 more words


Tasty Ways to Eat Well to Stay Well and Help Others at Same Time

Flu season is ahead and a flu shot is great protection. Doctors say you can also boost your body’s immune system with some natural flu-fighting foods. 291 more words

Cholesterol Awareness

Thinking about your cholesterol probably doesn’t top your list of fun things to do today. But give me 5 minutes to convince you why it’s worth some thought. 428 more words