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  • Eating Meat Raises Estrogen at Cellular Levels

    We see the evidence of over estrogenization all around us. Men and women, boys and girls in modern society are all suffering. Over estrogenization is closely related to the amount of excess weight we carry. According to the Center for Disease Control...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/eating-meat-raises-estrogen-at-cellular-levels
  • Recalling What's in Chicken Nuggets

    Here's another good reason for eating plants. Today, Tyson issued a recall of its five-pound bags of chicken nuggets because pieces of hard plastic were found embedded in the meat. The US Department of Agriculture calls it a Class 1 recall, indicating...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/recalling-what-s-in-chicken-nuggets
  • Finding Relief for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

    It is believed that as many as 1.4 million Americans suffer with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Symptoms can include diarrhea, constipation, bowel urgency, stomach pain, cramping, bloating, bloody stools, fatigue, loss of appetite, weight loss, skin...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/finding-relief-for-inflammatory-bowel-disease-ibd
  • Do You Need a Doctor's Note to Give Up Dairy?

    I was an 18-year-old college student with a big problem. Gas. The issue started seemingly out of nowhere. But the quiet potency of the problem soon had me extremely nervous about any social situation, including my classes. Normally, a college-age woman...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/do-you-need-a-doctor-s-note-to-give-up-dairy
  • Exercise Your Power to Choose Health

    We often hear the term "lifestyle diseases" bandied about. But what are these diseases? Lifestyle diseases are defined as those negative, chronic health conditions which are brought on by our choices about food, exercise, and the use of substances like...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/exercise-your-power-to-choose-health
  • Anthropologist Debunks Paleo Diet

    Loren Cordain, PhD, founder of the Paleo Diet movement, says, "The starting place for optimal human diets Ares [sic] the minimally processed fresh meats, seafood, fish, fresh vegetables, fruits and nuts that were the staple of our ancestral diet." But...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/science-inspired/anthropologist-debunks-paleo-diet
  • Endocrine Disrupting Hormones Found in Food

    As a doctor who specializes in nutritional medicine, I stay up-to-date on the most current scientific literature regarding how our food choices impact our health and wellbeing. For this reason, I'd like to share with you the findings of several medical...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/science-inspired/endocrine-disrupting-hormones-found-in-food
  • Using Diet to Prevent and Treat Hemorrhoids

    Hemorrhoids — although more than 75% of Americans are affected at some point in their lives, hemorrhoids aren't exactly a topic that everyone enjoys discussing. If you're looking for relief, you'll be glad to know that eating a diet rich in fiber can...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/using-diet-to-prevent-and-treat-hemorrhoids
  • Neal Barnard MD Discusses Digestive Health

    If you've been searching the Internet for relief from hemorrhoids, GERD, constipation, or other gastrointestinal disorder, you may be interested in viewing the below 15-minute session featuring Neal Barnard, MD. Dr. Barnard gives a general overview of...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/neal-barnard-md-discusses-digestive-health
  • Plant-Based Medical Center Opens in Washington, DC

    The Barnard Medical Center has opened its doors this month in Washington, D.C., offering integrated nutrition and medicine at all visits. As a health care center dedicated to plant-based disease prevention and recovery, Barnard Medical shines a...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/plant-based-medical-center-opens-in-washington-dc
  • Lacto-Fermented Foods Linked to Esophageal Cancer

    Did our ancestors have wisdom that we can recover to help us with our modern health problems? Both the Weston A. Price Foundation and the promoters of Paleolithic diets claim this is the case. They suggest that the deficit of lacto-fermented foods in...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/science-inspired/lacto-fermented-foods-linked-to-esophageal-cancer
  • Eat, Don't Toss Those Apple Peels!

    Many people are unsuspectingly throwing away a valuable resource in the fight against cancer. Apple peels have been found to be effective against the proliferation of cancer cells. Dr. Michael Greger's video, Apple Skin: Peeling Back Cancer , shows an...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/eat-don-t-toss-those-apple-peels
  • What Percentage of Americans Eat Healthy?

    Life expectancy in the U.S. is listed as number 27 or 28 of the 34 OECD free-market democracies. In the video below, Dr. Michael Greger explains how the overall patterns of healthy lifestyles have declined in the last 18 years. When U.S. health trends...

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  • Coconut Oil and Magic Marketing

    The Mash-up of Medical Research and Marketing We've all seen books, articles, or internet stories on the alleged "miracle" properties of coconut oil. And we've watched as coconut oil has gotten more and more dedicated shelf space at our local grocery...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/coconut-oil-and-magic-marketing
  • Medical Care = Third Leading Cause of Death

    "Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food." These are wise words spoken by Hippocrates , an ancient Greek physician that is "considered one of the most outstanding figures in the history of medicine." The Hippocratic Oath which is named after...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/medical-care-third-leading-cause-of-death
  • ED is a Warning Sign of Clogged Arteries

    Did you know that Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is often referred to as " the canary in the coal mine ?" This expression originates from the time when coal miners would carry caged canaries into the mine to detect carbon monoxide or other poisonous gas...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/ed-is-a-warning-sign-of-clogged-arteries
  • How Industries Keep You Coming Back for More

    "Bet you can't eat just one!" Many of you may remember this popular slogan for a potato chip commercial from the 80's. What may surprise you is what measures the food industry takes to insure that you "can't eat just one." In the video clip below,...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/how-industries-keep-you-coming-back-for-more
  • Fatty Foods Dull our Dopamine Reward System

    Like the tobacco industry, today's food manufacturers have discovered how to separate foods and put them back together again with super-saturated concentrations of sugar, fat and salt so that they produce effects similar to that seen in drug addiction....

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/fatty-foods-dull-our-dopamine-reward-system
  • Treating Kids to a Healthier Halloween

    Every year as October approaches, many parents are concerned whether or not their children should participate in trick-or-treating. As their children contemplate which costume they wish to wear, mothers struggle with how to guide their children through...

    https://www.drcarney.com/blog/health-issues/treating-kids-to-a-healthier-halloween
  • Eggs are Ideal Nutrition (for Pre-hatched Chicks)

    For many families, celebrating Easter includes the dying and hunting of hard-boiled eggs followed by a rich meal enjoyed with family or friends. However, these highly-concentrated foods that were once reserved for the occasional celebratory event, or...

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