Thyroid and Weight Gain

27 millions Americans miss the cause of their weight gain. The Thyroid and Weight Gain An often under-diagnosed problem in Americans is thyroid problems. The thyroid has a tremendous job! Hormones from the thyroid are not important in regulating metabolism, but also heart rate, skin and hair health and it has a direct effect on brain and mood functions. Thyroid hormone levels …

7 Ways Plastics Damage the Body

7 Ways Plastics Damage the Body Ronald Grisanti D.C., D.A.B.C.O., D.A.C.B.N., M.S. Plastics (or the chemical name, phthalates) are now considered the number one pollutant in the human body. They make products flexible, durable, and these chemicals are also in items you would not consider to be plastics, like pesticides, detergents, cosmetics, medications, or your shampoo. They are found everywhere. It is difficult …

Are Americans Overmedicated?

Are Americans Being Drugged? As a physician there is one fact that I can’t seem to understand: America makes up 4.44% of the World population, we consume 80% of all the pharmaceuticals produced in the world, making us the most overmedicated society, and yet we remain one of the unhealthiest nations. According to a study conducted by the Mayo Clinic, …