James Heffley, Ph.D.
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Are there some lesser-known nutrients that would help fight periodontal disease?
Column, Nov. 24, 2006
Resveratrol, found in red wine, has many beneficial effects on a person's health
Column, Nov. 17, 2006
Hives is usually considered an allergic reaction and treated with antihistamines such as Zyrtec or Claritin, but the allergenic trigger is often unknown
Column, Nov. 10, 2006
The lowdown on amyloidosis
Column, Nov. 3, 2006
Did you know that wild foods have more nutrients than domesticated plants or animals?
Column, Oct. 27, 2006
What is the best kind of air purifier to use in my home to help reduce allergens?
Column, Oct. 20, 2006
Statin drugs reduce serum cholesterol levels, but there is intense controversy over whether this translates into a reduction in deaths from heart attacks
Column, Oct. 13, 2006
What is the best alternative to an elimination and challenge diet in determining dietary factors with migraines?
Column, Oct. 6, 2006
Lead exposure is an ancient problem and lead poisoning remains unnecessarily common among children
Column, Sep. 29, 2006
Is 7-keto-DHEA any better or safer than DHEA?
Column, Sep. 22, 2006
Do creases in the earlobe signify potential heart problems?
Column, Sep. 15, 2006
What are the most effective treatments for curing and hiding the effects of vitiligo?
Column, Sep. 8, 2006
Is there an effective way to treat nosebleeds through nutrition?
Column, Sep. 1, 2006
Can galvanic skin response tests be trusted?
Column, Aug. 25, 2006
When organic produce is not available or is too expensive, are those grown in water or in greenhouses less likely to be contaminated with pesticides?
Column, Aug. 18, 2006
Although hemp protein is by no means a perfect food, it is a valuable source of fiber, proteins, and essential fatty acids
Column, Aug. 11, 2006
Are there any solid studies to show that the 'new' Litozin rose hips can alleviate or even 'cure' osteoarthritis?
Column, Aug. 4, 2006
What is 'vitamin U' and what are its benefits healthwise?
Column, Jul. 28, 2006
Laboratory testing is one of the most important aspects of modern medicine
Column, Jul. 21, 2006
Is lithium safe for a teenager?
Column, Jul. 14, 2006
What's new in vitamin D research?
Column, Jul. 7, 2006
Hypokalemia and regulating potassium levels
Column, Jun. 30, 2006
What is the difference between l-glutamine and glutamine, and the same for the other amino acids?
Column, Jun. 23, 2006
Is there a reliable and inexpensive way to test a home for radon?
Column, Jun. 16, 2006
Although it has been recognized for more than a century, failure to gain weight, or 'failure to thrive,' still lacks a precise definition
Column, Jun. 2, 2006
Outside of antidepressants, what are the best ways to treat postpartum depression
Column, May. 26, 2006
What kind of magnesium is most tolerable and what foods are richest in magnesium?
Column, May. 19, 2006
Correcting keratoconus and other cornea-related concerns
Column, May. 12, 2006
Is there a concern that cooking-oil vapors could increase the chance of lung cancer?
Column, May. 5, 2006
Why are those sticky labels on fruits and veggies, and are they harmful if swallowed?
Column, Apr. 28, 2006
Are people who were not breast-fed lacking in any important nutrients?
Column, Apr. 21, 2006
Burning tongue syndrome (glossopyrosis) discussed
Column, Apr. 14, 2006
Are the claims that Proxenol will make you look and feel younger too good to be true?
Column, Apr. 7, 2006
Useful tips on counteracting the side effects of Fosamex
Column, Mar. 31, 2006
Is SOD available in food or do I need to get it in a supplement? I've been reading that it's a great free-radical neutralizer.
Column, Mar. 24, 2006
Useful tips in avoiding lung cancer for smokers and nonsmokers alike
Column, Mar. 17, 2006
Is there a good and cheap way to judge the nutritional content of fruit?
Column, Mar. 10, 2006
The cause and treatment of Restless Leg Syndrome
Column, Mar. 3, 2006
Information on and how to treat Guillain-Barre syndrome
Column, Feb. 24, 2006
What can be done to counter the side effects of chemotherapy and radiation?
Column, Feb. 17, 2006