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To Your Health 2005 50 results

December 30, 2005

Does fish oil work as well as Tricor to reduce triglycerides associated with diabetes?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

December 23, 2005

What is the latest thinking on coenzyme Q-10 supplements?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

December 16, 2005

Is there a way I can reduce bile production?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

December 9, 2005

Do I need a calcium supplement?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

December 2, 2005

How do I find out if I have 'leaky gut syndrome,' and how is it treated?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

November 25, 2005

Even more reasons why vitamin C is good for you

James Heffley, Ph.D.

November 18, 2005

Why was my newborn given a vitamin K shot before we left the hospital?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

November 11, 2005

Why is calcium added to so many foods while other nutrients (like magnesium) aren't?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

November 4, 2005

Is the ox bile used in some digestive enzymes at risk for mad cow disease contamination?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

October 28, 2005

Is erythritol a natural sweetener, and how does it compare in safety to sucralose?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

October 21, 2005

I sometimes take 5-HTP to help me sleep and am surprised at how it seems to help me with irregularity. Why would it help the GI tract?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

October 14, 2005

Is it true that drinking a lot of liquid with meals dilutes the enzymes needed for digestion?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

October 7, 2005

Is it OK to give worm medicine to children if you only suspect worms but don't have evidence of it?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

September 30, 2005

I have tested positive for Group B Strep and I am pregnant, what should I do?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

September 23, 2005

Are tannins responsible for the heart-healthy benefits of drinking wine?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

September 16, 2005

How do 'thrifty genes' influence weight gain?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

September 9, 2005

Is eating chocolate beneficial to my health?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

September 2, 2005

Why are the amounts of vitamins in most pills so much higher than the RDA?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

August 26, 2005

What is the best drinking water to consume while pregnant?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

August 19, 2005

Does the mercury content in fish make it unsafe to consume while pregnant?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

August 12, 2005

If the mineral gallium is good for lame horses, as I have heard, is it also good for humans with joint problems?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

August 5, 2005

Should I ditch my Teflon cookware?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

July 29, 2005

What's the deal with acrylamide?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

July 22, 2005

Caring for the special needs of premature babies

James Heffley, Ph.D.

July 15, 2005

There are several causes of water retention or edema, which research suggests may contribute to high blood pressure and other health complications

James Heffley, Ph.D.

July 8, 2005

A decision on whether to supplement with ultratrace minerals or not depends on diet

James Heffley, Ph.D.

July 1, 2005

Using DNA to provide customized vitamins based on genetic needs

James Heffley, Ph.D.

June 24, 2005

My doctor says my constipation results from 'weak peristalsis.' What is this, and what can make it better?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

June 17, 2005

What can a person do to help prevent skin cancer?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

June 10, 2005

Is an annual DEXA test enough to assure that I won't ever develop osteoporosis?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

June 3, 2005

How is "black vinegar" different from regular vinegar?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

May 27, 2005

Qualified and unqualified health claims

May 20, 2005

Does an abortion increase the risk of breast cancer?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

May 13, 2005

What is the rationale for the blood type diet for weight loss?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

May 6, 2005

What are the benefits of taking the 'fancy' form of folic acid, 5-methyl tetrahydrofolate, and how would I know if it is better for me if I decide to try it?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

April 29, 2005

What's the difference between a dietitian and a nutritionist?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

April 22, 2005

The pros and cons of caffeine

James Heffley, Ph.D.

April 15, 2005

Treatments and causes of asthma attacks

James Heffley, Ph.D.

April 8, 2005

Tips on preventing wrinkles

James Heffley, Ph.D.

April 1, 2005

Are bioidentical progesterone pills similar to the natural progresterone cream in the treatment of menopausal symptoms?

James Heffley, Ph.D.

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