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Statin Drugs and Cholesterol Reduction

Statin Drugs and Cholesterol Reduction
Heart disease has become our nation's number one killer, with coronary heart disease being the most common type of heart disease, causing more than 385,000 deaths per year. This results in a heart attack occurring within every 30-40 seconds. Having a high cholesterol level is one of the main risk factors contributing to heart disease....
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Question in regards to statins- I understand that those who have had a cardiac event would be the ones who benefit from the statin... Read More
Tuesday, 17 May 2016 12:56
Sean Carney
That is a great question, Kathleen. Thank you for posting it. In order to answer it, Dr. Carney is inviting you to come in and bec... Read More
Tuesday, 17 May 2016 17:34
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Linda Carney, MD

Linda Carney, MD
Dr. Carney became a vegetarian at nine years of age when a new step-father entered into her life who did not eat meat. The vegetarian philosophy she was raised with included the eating of dairy products, plenty of eggs, processed foods, fake meat analogs (images to the beasts) and many other refined food products not...
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Jay Gordon, MD

Jay Gordon, MD
We first encountered Dr. Jay Gordon, M.D. while watching the video Processed People . Always impressed with any Physician interested in nutrition in healing, we are especially are we encouraged when a pediatrician encourages plant-based nutrition. Teaching a child when he is young is just smart medicine. He is the author of several books and...
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Reducing Menopause Symptoms

Reducing Menopause Symptoms
One of the many benefits of consuming a Starch-Smart® diet is its ability to reduce and even prevent many menopausal symptoms , such as hot flashes, food cravings, depression, irritability and anxiety without the use of hormone replacement therapy. Dr. Neal Barnard explains that, "Many women in other parts of the world who grow up...
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Menstrual Cramping and Heavy Periods

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According to a research study presented in the February 2000 issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology, a low-fat, vegan diet " signi ficantly reduced pain a nd PMS fo r many wom en ."  Painf ul menstru al cram ping and hea vy periods can be largely attributed to chemicals called prostaglandins. The fat stored in...
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This article states the main reasons about how women leads to menstrual pains during their periods. Maintaining diet is very impor... Read More
Saturday, 29 August 2015 00:12
Sean Carney
Sandra, We removed the website address you submitted as your post was clearly posted here as an advertisement. We welcome comment... Read More
Saturday, 29 August 2015 19:12
I had no idea that "high-fiber vegetables" can eliminate Estrogen. I know that when I am on my period, I give in to the "chocolate... Read More
Friday, 11 March 2016 15:08
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Starch-Smart® Diet Lowers Cholesterol

Starch-Smart® Diet Lowers Cholesterol
Cholesterol is an organic chemical substance resembling a waxy fat which is manufactured by our body's cells, but predominantly made in our liver. It is an essential component of cell membranes and is also important in the formation of male and female hormones, bile acids, and vitamin D. Although cholesterol is a vital component in...
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Don't men have to eat meat to maintain strength and masculinity?

For most men, consuming meat (protein) is associated with " muscle, vitality, strength, power, energy, vigor, aggressiveness, and liveliness. " This image comes from clever marketing tactics, promoting the sale of meat as superior protein that sustains masculinity. The truth is, a Starch-Smart® diet provides sufficient nutrients for men of all ages to thrive and...
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A Diet For All Reasons

A Diet For All Reasons
One of the very first videos ever produced about the problems associated with a diet based around the consumption of animal foods as opposed to the benefits of a plant-based diets was "A Diet For All Reasons" featuring Michael Klaper MD. It is no longer easily available and the online versions tend to have poor...
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