Category Archives : Articles

This is the category of all articles I write.


Preventing Preeclampsia

A new study was released from the British Medical Journal showed the benefit of using L-arginine and antioxidants supplements during pregnancy to prevent preeclampsia.   Preeclampsia is a condition that comes on after the 20th week of pregnancy (but often 3rd trimester) where there is high blood pressure (over 140/90) as well as protein in the […]


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The Sugar Rollercoaster

On Thursday I posted this on my acupuncturenutrition.com website….                   We all collectively pay a high price for the glutton of sugar fed to us through marketing.  The sugar addiction starts with children and it may even start sooner with infant formulas. The worst offender is fructose, […]


Why You Should Eat Organic Foods During Pregnancy

Given all the research about pesticide dangers and diseases it has been attributed to such as Parkinson’s it  still amazes me that foods grown with chemicals still make up the vast majority of foods consumed. This is probably largely due to the fact that  chemical companies have a ton of money and political lobbyists.   The […]

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Should You Take a Calcium Supplement?

You have probably seen the recent headlines about a study just released that correlated calcium supplementation with an increase risk of heart attacks and strokes.  This certainly confuses people because it has been drilled into us through the media and many doctors that calcium can only be good for us.   I find that some people […]


Acupuncture Improves Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a metabolic imbalance of a woman’s hormones. This imbalance can cause changes in the menstrual cycle (amenorrhea, irregular periods, dysmenorrhea), skin changes, small cysts in the ovaries, infertility, hair growth and other problems. In a woman’s normal menstrual cycle one (or more) eggs are released from the follicles in the […]

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