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Dr. Michael Greger: Cherries

Haggis, the national dish of Scotland, is a savory pudding of heart, liver, lungs, and oatmeal traditionally stuffed inside of a stomach. When that stomach goes into our own stomach, our digestive enzymes and stomach acid have no problem digesting it away. 466 more words

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What is Hydrogenation? And Why Is It In All Your Food?

Chances are you’ll eat something hydrogenated today. What does that mean? We’ll give you a quick tour of what hydrogenation is, how it’s done, and why many people don’t like it.

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Aspirin, Tylenol May Decrease Effectiveness of Vaccines (actually all antibodies, vaccinated or not)

Public release date: 1-Dec-2009

 – We have found that if you block COX-1, you might be decreasing the amount of antibodies your body is producing, and you need high amounts of antibodies to be protected.” 425 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

Kill the Messenger: Motrin or Tylenol?

Let me preface this: I am a registered nurse, but this is my personal advice. Follow your MD first, he knows you better and would prefer you sue him first. 1,212 more words


Differences between Ibuprofen and Nurofen!

There are many examples of ‘Big Pharma’ duping the public by marketing a branded drug at an extortionate price compared to the generic version. In this part, I will discuss the purported differences between Ibuprofen and Nurofen, two drug formulations that actually contain the same active chemical at the same dose level. 463 more words

How to Live Pain-Free in Midlife.


As baby boomers enter middle age and beyond, many of them struggle with mild to intense physical agony caused by bone degeneration. Whether this degeneration is due to swelling of the tissues that line the joints, muscle strain, or fatigue, the joints, muscles, bones, and tendons break down too soon for one out of every four… 633 more words


Aspirin, Tylenol May Decrease Effectiveness of Vaccines: "if you block COX-1, you might be decreasing the amount of antibodies your body is producing"

2009 study posted for filing

Contact: Kelsey Jackson JacksonKN@missouri.edu 573-882-8353 University of Missouri-Columbia

Aspirin, tylenol may decrease effectiveness of vaccines

Mizzou scientists discover aspirin and Tylenol block enzymes that could inhibit vaccines… 392 more words

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