A few years ago, it was discovered that millions of pounds of adulterated honey was entering the US. Instead of honey being pure — a product made only from honey bees, much of the imported stuff had added sugar or corn syrup in it! Food fraud is an issue for not only honey, but also for seafood … [Read more...] about Q&A: Is Honey Healthy and How do I know if It’s Pure?
One of the questions I get asked all the time is, "Are Zero Calorie Flavored Waters Good to Drink?" Most people think that flavored waters with no calories must be healthy. But what’s really in those drinks? What are they flavored with? Why do they taste like pineapple or strawberry but … [Read more...] about Q&A: Are Zero Calorie Flavored Waters Good to Drink?
One of the things that used to keep me up at night was when my kid couldn’t sleep. She may have been fussy, or didn't feel well. The reality was, if my kid wasn’t sleeping well…neither was I! This is when I love to be called into people's homes and put on my "Toxic Sleuth" hat to look for clues of … [Read more...] about EMF Case Study: A Headache-Free Kid and a Happy Mom
One of the things I love to do is to identify and remove toxins in people's homes that were causing troublesome health issues, such as persistent coughs, headaches, insomnia and allergies. To have people, especially parents, call me a few days later—relieved and often shocked—that the painful … [Read more...] about How Removing Hidden Toxins Solved Mystery Illnesses
During the last 10 years, pediatricians have been noticing an unprecedented rise in chronic, but preventable, childhood disorders and diseases. I was delighted to be interviewed by Zac Litwack for PedChat, an online community for pediatricians and pediatric providers, to share case studies about … [Read more...] about Tips for Pediatricians: Reducing Toxic Stress, Disappearing Tumors and Becoming Super Natural
This is a whole new world we have in medicine now where we can actually identify genes much more easily...and we can now look at which medications might work best, which supplements might work best. —Dr. Carolyn Coker Ross, MD, MPH If you’ve wondered whether your kid is really addicted or is … [Read more...] about KIC 28: Treating Addictions Using Integrative Medicine with Dr. Carolyn Coker Ross, MD, MPH