Exposure to Pesticides Cause Measurable Effects on Brain Structure of Children

Many patients touch base with me before they travel somewhere asking if I recommend any vaccinations or precautions. During the height of the Zika virus scare, several patients canceled trips to mosquito endemic regions.  I don’t blame them, since...

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Gluten-Free Diets May Increase Exposure to Heavy Metals

Learning curves can be steep sometimes. When clinicians were observing the improvements in patient health after taking gluten out of the diet, it was great to have gluten-free options and substitutes available. Now, we know that just substituting gluten-free for...

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EPA: Is It Really Protecting Us?

By the very nature of its title, the Environmental Protection Agency is meant to "protect" our environment (and us). However, the EPA has re-approved the use of Enlist Duo in the United States and has even doubled the number...

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Glyphosate and How it Affects Our Gut Health

If you've been following my blog the past few weeks, you'll know that I've been talking about glyphosate and how it affects our health. Glyphosate the active ingredient in Monsanto’s RoundUp is sprayed across the planet in increasing amounts...

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EPA Delays Review of Glyphosate as a Carcinogen

I just came across an article on NPR stating that the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) says glyphosate is “likely safe.” I’m always baffled: why is it that in the USA we have to prove that something is unsafe in...

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Is Glyphosate Linked to Breast Cancer?

If you’ve been following along for the past few weeks, I’ve been ranting about glyphosate. Sorry! I’m not done yet. If you have missed prior blogs, you might want to start with What is Glyphosate? and How Does Glyphosate...

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Glyphosate and Autism

Rates of autism are skyrocketing, yet no one can confirm definitively what the smoking gun is.  Are vaccines the cause? Is it environmental toxicity? If so, how would we know without accurate science? Research into environmental factors has been...

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Glyphosate in our Food and Soil Affects Every Major System of the Body

Glyphosate, the active ingredient in RoundUp, Monsanto’s biggest herbicide product, can have negative effects on every major organ of the body: intestines, neurologic, endocrine system, liver, kidney, lymphatics and more. RoundUp is able to kill plants, weeds specifically, by...

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What is Glyphosate?

I’m finally back to writing (yes!) after a 7 month hiatus as we rebuilt my website. I’m pretty fired up about a topic I’ve been researching over the past several months. It’s called GLYPHOSATE. Now, before I get into...

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Is Organic Food Any Better For Us?

A study on the health differences between organic and conventional produce reported the recent findings of a group of Stanford researchers. Apparently, they reviewed many studies looking for answers to the question: "Is organic food any better for us?"...

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