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Take the stairs to balance your hormones, lower blood pressure – no fancy machines or gym memberships required, according to study

A study titled “The effects of stair climbing on arterial stiffness, blood pressure, and leg strength in postmenopausal women with stage 2 hypertension” that was published in a recent issue of the journal Menopause revealed that simply using the stairs could help alleviate the symptoms of menopause, such as high blood pressure and leg muscle weakness. The study […]


Slim isn’t enough: Post-menopausal women need to be fit too in order to avoid breast cancer risk

with a normal body mass index (BMI), but who have high amounts of body fat are more prone to breast cancer, a study presented to the American Association for Cancer Research found. This means that for post-menopausal women, it is not enough to be slim but to be fit as well in order to prevent breast cancer. The study was […]

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Maintaining muscle mass as you age requires consuming protein at least three times throughout the day

A study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition revealed that consuming an even amount of protein three times daily may help maintain muscle strength in older men and women. As part of the study, a team of researchers at the McGill University in Montreal examined 827 men and 914 women aged between 67 and 84 over a study period of three […]

Achieve Independent Health With Your Optimized Nutrition Plan: Getting Started

Achieve Independent Health With Your Optimized Nutrition Plan: Getting Started

Welcome to the condensed version of my nutrition plan that can have a powerful and dramatic influence on your ability to achieve optimal health. My program comes from decades of experience in which I have researched extensively, conferred with my professional colleagues, and most importantly, successfully treated tens of thousands of patients. Many are struggling […]