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    Reply: Which one is best Yoga OR Machine Exercise?
    As a man I find yoga very difficult, maybe because I like weight training and I am not patient. But I do...More
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    Reply: Losing weight.
    to help with the COPD it's essential to assure an adequate intake of protein cause it reduces the risk of...More
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    Reply: raspberry ketone
    I was wondering what all the fuss is about with raspberry keytones since I have taken them on their own and...More
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    Reply: Can Diabetic Retinopathy be reversed?
    EG,I watch those videos all the time.They are excellent.
    Posted by jc3737
    Reply: Migraines and sugar
    Hi An_260852, Many folks on (Dr. Fuhrman's diet, most recent is "The End of Dieting")...More
    Posted by engineerguy
    Diet tips &low-back pain.
    Before you start diet,ask god first to make you thinner.Set your goals,by current weight to your idea...More
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    Reply: prostate cancer
    that's a good question. It looks like the conclusion was the diet helped but not significantly. I also wonder...More
    Posted by max9821
    I was on the net trying to find some credible evidence about osteoporosis, diet, vitamins etc. I could not, in...More
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    Reply: Dr Mann
    He continued to eat a diet of meat and fat almost with total abandon.He lived here in Nashville,TN and taught...More
    Posted by jc3737
    Reply: Dolores
    I am still experimenting but I could swear that my bp is lower when I drink a third of a cup of pomegranate...More
    Posted by max9821
    Reply: rice? starch?
    May not be very much but enough to make a difference in the study.Why do you say it does not tell us anything...More
    Posted by jc3737
    Reply: new trial
    OK. Human infants do need animal fat. They get it from an animal, their own mothers--- via the milk of their...More
    Posted by max9821
    Reply: fuhrman's products
    cranberries, which I don't eat because I can't eat them without sugar, have lots of iodine if grown near the...More
    Posted by max9821
    Reply: potatoes,white
    ATHENS, GREECE — There is no real "debate" over the dangers of dietary salt as a cause of cardiovascular...More
    Posted by jc3737
    Reply: triglycerides
    I take a 150mcg supplement of potassium iodide daily.Thats not enough to cause problems but enough to correct...More
    Posted by jc3737
    Reply: cure for high triglycerides
    I stand corrected about Dr fFhrmans stance on oils.I reread some of what he says in Eat to Live and Super...More
    Posted by jc3737
    Many studies that show low sodium to be a problem are flawed meta-analysis studies that are paid for by the salt...More
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    Reply: 1 hr post prandial blood glucose
    PSA does go down.If it bounces around that indicates a lower probability of cancer but when it goes steadily up...More
    Posted by jc3737
    Reply: prostate cancer
    Look at the title of the article.It mentions that its the flax seed that is responsible for inhibiting prostate...More
    Posted by jc3737
    Reply: olive oil healthy?
    Do you have a link to that study?
    Posted by jc3737
    Reply: salt
    I think I pointed out on another group that giving saline solutions is a medical treatment given for a specific...More
    Posted by max9821
    Reply: omega 3s and PC
    Those with higher levels of omega 3 probably eat more fish.Fish is animal protein which Dr Campbell links to...More
    Posted by jc3737
    fat and cancer More
    Posted by jc3737
    Zeal for Life
    I couldn't find my old post so I'm not sure what happened to it. I have back problems, panic issues and...More
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    Reply: walnut oil
    I taking 3 tablespoons per day.
    Posted by jc3737
    Reply: low fat vegan diet
    nope. still can't get it. really weird. doloresMore
    Posted by max9821
    A Website For Oils
    This website is a useful resource on the health benefits and uses of oils. One can find out how to use a...More
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    Reply: Austrian study - vegetarians less healthy
    I also believe there were very few vegetarians in the study and they labelled as vegetarians those who were...More
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