Author Archives: Bette D
Perhaps you haven’t heard the news that cholesterol is a hard-working hero. In fact, you probably heard cholesterol is a danger to all mankind–and womankind, for that matter. So, let’s take another look. We need cholesterol to live. To live … Continue reading
All kinds of people push conformity. But why? Fitting in may sound harmless, but it leads to all kinds of misery. We need to talk about this.
Statin drugs are a hoax. For one very large thing, high cholesterol doesn’t cause heart problems, which has been proved over and over and over, in study after study, after study.
Some years back, my youngest brother joined IBM to sell computer systems. Since I had worked in IBM’s computer sales, he asked if I could offer some tips about success. “I have one major tip for success,” I replied. “It … Continue reading
As I often say, everything affects everything else. Which is why medicine’s habit of naming and treating one problem at a time comes up so short. By creating greater imbalances, this approach often causes more problems. And that’s especially true … Continue reading
Anybody who knows squat about the endocrine system never uses the word “easy” to describe it. But since this mind-boggling system controls how long we live and how well, it’s worth learning about. Unless you like dragging through life wondering … Continue reading
If you have thyroid–or any other endocrine–problems, your adrenals are almost certainly in an uproar. You feel stressed and brain foggy. You lack motivation. Your digestion isn’t all it could be. And so on–and on. Medicine doesn’t catch adrenal problems … Continue reading
BPA is one of the plastics that gives us bogus estrogen, throwing our endocrine systems for a loop. Add to it the estrogen from soy, factory-farm meat and dairy, the parabens in our lotions and potions, etc. and bad things … Continue reading
A grateful heart impacts physical health in a big, big, positive way. Now, the fact is, we don’t really know how this works, just that it does–which we know for sure.