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Användningen av statinkolesterolsänkande läkemedel har ökat i årtionden1 och de är bland de mest använda medicinerna i världen. I USA tar nära 50% av vuxna över 75 år statiner2 för att sänka sitt kolesterol i det missriktade hoppet om att förebygga hjärtsjukdomar, hjärtattacker och stroke.
Det finns inte bara starka bevis som tyder på att statiner är ett kolossalt slöseri med pengar, men deras användning kan också skada din hjärnhälsa – mer än fördubbla din risk för demens i vissa fall.3
Fördelen måste tydligt uppväga risken när det gäller någon läkemedelsbehandling, men detta är sällan fallet med statiner, som inte skyddar mot hjärt-kärlsjukdom och är kopplade till ett antal hälsotillstånd4,5 inklusive demens, diabetes6 och till och med ökad risk för dödsfall i covid-19.7
A lot’s been written about the hemp product CBD, but what doesmedical scienceactually say about its healing properties and are there any diseases that it can cure? Hemp has been used throughout history recreationally and/or for medical purposes; but for someone living with a serious medical condition, the idea that cannabis can offer better results than prescription pills may come as a surprise. But if we’re to look at the ongoing fight to decriminalize weed, this is what a growing section of the population want to see happen…..Read more
(Natural News) One out of every five Americans has been convinced to take a statin drug in order to lower their blood cholesterol levels and supposedly prevent heart disease. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) admit that statin drug use is on the rise; Atorvastatin (Lipitor) is the best-selling prescription drug in the world. The problem with statin drugs is theycause memory loss, learning difficulties, muscle wasting, rapid aging, irritability, and mental health issues. Peer reviewed research also indicates that almost half of all women who religiously take statinsultimately develop diabetes.
(Natural News) Dealing with depression is tough under the best of circumstances, but if you’re someone who wants to avoid the risks of medication, it can be even more challenging. If you’re depressed, the last thing you need is a medication that will raise your risk of suicide and illness, so what can you do to find some relief?….Read more
(Natural News) A bombshell scientific study reveals that aspartame may be one of the most damaging vectors for the widespread “dumbing down” of humanity. Published in AJTCAM (African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines), the study is entitled, “IMPACT OF ASPARTAME CONSUMPTION ON NEUROTRANSMITTERS IN RAT BRAIN.” (Source) The study fed rats aspartame for…..Read more & 2 short videos
December 12th, 2018 By Kelly Brogan, M.D. Guest writer for Wake Up World One of the most remarkable papers I have read in the psychiatric literature was about a 57 year old woman who was treated with months of both antipsychotic and antidepressant medications and given two rounds of electroconvulsive treatment before anyone bothered to check her vitamin…..Read more
November 29th, 2018 By Dr. Joseph Mercola Contributing writer for Wake Up World Worldwide, someone develops dementia every three seconds, and by 2030 it’s estimated that 75 million will be living with the condition.1 In the U.S. alone, 5.7 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease, the most common form of dementia, and someone develops the disease every…….Read more
(NaturalHealth365) I believe that heart disease kills more people due to ignorance over any other reason. I mean, the fact remains that (even if it’s hard to believe) the vast majority of the population has no real idea how nutrition can change the course of their life. I believe that every person with cancer or…Read more
(Natural News) Many of the health problems facing us today can be traced to nutrient deficiencies. You might have heard about the importance of getting enough Vitamin D or omega 3s, for example, but other nutrients don’t seem to get as much attention. When it comes to brain health and cognition, however, there is one…..Read more
Dr. Mercola, Guest Waking Times Your gastrointestinal tract is now considered one of the most complex microbial ecosystems on earth, and its influence is such that it’s frequently referred to as your “second brain.” Nearly 100 trillion bacteria, fungi, viruses and other microorganisms compose your gut microbiome, and advancing science has made it quite clear that these…Read more & video: “Dr. Mercola Interviews Dr. Perlmutter About Gut Microbiome”