All content within this site is provided for general information only, and should not be treated as a substitute for the medical advice of your own doctor or any other health care professional.
Therefore, this information is not intended as medical advice, but rather a sharing of knowledge and information based on research and experience.
We are not liable for the contents of any external internet sites listed, nor do we endorse any commercial product or service mentioned or advised on any of the sites.
Always consult your own GP or appropriate health adviser, if you're in any way concerned about your health..
© David Passmore 2020
All rights reserved in all media
Take a break: procrastination found to bolster productivity
While the act of procrastination is viewed by many as something highly unacceptable, a trait of the lazy and easily-bored in society, research shows that it may actually lead to increased productivity.
Professor and procrastination expert Piers Steel, Ph.D, gathered 24 participants and divided them in two groups in an effort to assess whether delaying tasks helped or hindered their completion.
News, lead articles, and stories covering a wide range of heatlh matters.
Vitamin C has a patchy history as a cancer therapy, but researchers at the University of Iowa believe that is because it has often been used in a way that guarantees failure.
Most vitamin C therapies involve taking the substance orally. However, UI scientists have shown that giving vitamin C (also known as ascorbate) intravenously—thus bypassing normal gut metabolism and excretion pathways—creates blood levels that are 100 to 500 times higher than levels seen with oral ingestion. It is this super-high concentration in the blood that is crucial to vitamin C’s ability to attack cancer cells.
Medicine is undergoing an existential crisis today. Its core value proposition – to help and not hurt -- is failing to manifest. Patients are suffering. Doctors are suffering.
The only exuberant party on the battlefield against disease is the pharmaceutical industry. An industry whose annual casualties far exceed the death total from our two decade long involvement in the Vietnam war.
The entire system is on the precipice of a collapse, if not for economic reasons alone, then certainly for ethical and intellectual ones.
The irony is that the system has become so ineffective and dangerous that avoiding medical treatment (excluding perhaps emergency care) has become one of if not the best healthcare strategy you can implement to protect your health and well-being.
Nowhere is this clearer than in the realm of cancer.
If medicine makes it through the birth process of its own existential crises, these principles will invoke an entirely new medical model where the placebo effect is not to be "controlled for," but liberated and expanded by educating the patient to the fact that they can and do heal themselves, mainly by avoiding medical treatment and doing the right amount of nothing.
And everybody knows oomebody that regualarly suffers
Over 31 million days are lost to back pain every year.
The annual direct and indirect cost to the UK economy is £12.2 billion.
Apart, that is, from being the worlds leading cause of disability and is treated badly, (according to the experts).
Cancer Overtakes Heart Disease as #1 Killer of Middle-Aged in Wealthy Nations
Even if journalists are doing their due diligence, they still run the risk of deceiving their readers due to spin present in the medical journals themselves.
Watch Dr Michael Greger - the best nutritionist on the planet - blow a few myths.
Pictures courtesy of Pixabay
Eggs, Choline and Prostate Cancer
I have known about this for years - but here is the proof.
Another expose from Dr Michael Greger
Please share with any bloke you know over 40 and if they eat loads of eggs every week or food with eggs and chicken - encourage them to ask their GP for a PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen) test.
Want to lose weight?
Here;s a few things you should be looking at.
What do you eat?
How much do you eat?
When do you eat?
How do you eat?
What combnations of food do you eat?
What mood are you in when you eat?
What drugs are you taking that may cuse weight gain as a side effect?
2 Pyrex - or similar - 1 litre and 2 litre - measuring jugs.
I medium saucepan - sterilised with boiling water - allow to cool.
1 non-steel whisk
250ml Water- Distilled best - De-ionised and filtered are ok - NOT TAP WATER.
160gm Ascorbic Acid - from Classikool or Special ingredients on Amazon
195gm Sunflower Lecithin Powder- Classikool or Special Ingredients on Amazon
Measure and mix the Water and Vodka.
Pour this mixture into the small sterile saucepan with the Ascorbic acid
Very slowly, heat the liquid remaining to below 32-35º, whilst stirring with a small whisk until complete dilution takes place and liquid becomes clear.
Pour the mixture into the 2L glass measuring jug with the Lecithin and blend for 2 minutes.
Cool in a refrigerator.
After one hour blend again for 2 minutes.
Cool again in a refrigerator.
Repeat 3-4 times.
You don't have to do the next step if you don't have a ultrasonic bath - if just makes more liposomes.
Pour the mixture into the sonic bath and stir with a plastic whisk for 20-30 mins.
Do not exceed 32-35º.
Allow it to cool.
It doesn't always have to go in a fridge as I have found it thickens quite considerably - so ok to leave it in a cool place.
Its anything up to bowel intolerance really!
So start with a teaspoon in the morning for a few days and then add a teaspoon in the afternoon/evening with food.
3 teaspoons = 1 Tablespoon and from a normal and not therapeutic dosage this is ok.
The therapeutic dose is much higher.
Reduce dosage for children by dilution in soft drinks and body weight
Liposomal Vit C is very much stronger than IV Vit C and therefore much stronger than the Ascorbic acid you may get from a health food store.
For more info on how to make liposomal vitamin C go to www.qualityliposomalc.com
Shanghai Government Officially Recommends Vitamin C for COVID-19
(OMNS Mar 3, 2020) The government of Shanghai, China has announced its official recommendation that COVID-19 should be treated with high amounts of intravenous vitamin C. (1) Dosage recommendations vary with severity of illness, from 50 to 200 milligrams per kilogram body weight per day to as much as 200 mg/kg/day.
These dosages are approximately 4,000 to 16,000 mg for an adult, administered by IV. This specific method of administration is important, says intravenous therapy expert Atsuo Yanagisawa, MD, PhD, because vitamin C's effect is at least ten times more powerful by IV than if taken orally.
Dr. Yanagisawa is president of the Tokyo-based Japanese College of Intravenous Therapy.
He says, "Intravenous vitamin C is a safe, effective, and broad-spectrum antiviral."
IF ENOUGH PEOPLE BUILD INDIVIDUAL IMMUNITY AND ENCOURAGE OTHERS TO DO SO IN THEIR OWN COMMUNITIES, WE W ILL ACHIEVE GROUP IMMUNITY.
IF WE MANAGE TO DO THIS AROUND THE COUNTRY, WE WILL ACHIEVE TOTAL IMMUNITY AGAINST THIS AND OTHER VIRUSES.
GET EVERYONE YOU KNOW TO EAT FOODS THAT ARE FULL OF ANTIOXIDANTS - LIKE FRUIT AND VEGETABLES - EVERY DAY TO BUILD AND MAINTAIN STRONG IMMUNE SYSTEMS, ALONG WITH A RANGE OF SUPPLEMENTS THAT DO THE SAME.
If you don’t regularly suffer from colds and flu-like infections, you are active, you do enough exercise, you get a good nights sleep, you are not suffering from disease and you can manage stress in your life - then the likelihood is you have a strong immune system.
BUILD AND MAINTAIN A STRONG IMMUNITY ALL YEAR ROUND
Supplement your food with Antioxidants.
Food as medicine?
Never thought about food in this way?
Go and have a look.
Go down to your local health food store, chemist or supermarket and buy some Vitamin C which is known to protect against viruses in tablet or powder form or make your own - see below.
Take Vitaimin C with Alpha Lipoic Acid - a powerful antioxidant in its own right,that also boosts the efficiency of Vitamin C, when taken with food at the same time.
Try 600mg tablets from Best Naturals on Amazon
Also take a well known Multi-Vitamin with Magnesium and Zinc.
And take Vitamin D Spray as a separate supplement.
Try betteryou.com for these.
by Richard Cheng, MD, PhD
All patients who received IVC improved and there was no mortality.
There were no side effects reported from any of the cases treated with high dose IVC.
HOW TO MAKE LIPOSOMAL VITAMIN C
Courtesy Duv Nar and Oktavia Kasztelewicz
I have been banging on for weeks about building your own immunity.
Now read the common sense science.
An Orthomolecular (Medical Nutrition) Protocol
by Michael J Gonzalez, NMD, PhD
Only by having a prepared and strong immune system will you be able to protect yourself and reduce your infection risk. So here are a few recommendations to optimize your immune system to help you fight more effectively any viral infection. This protocol will not prevent you from becoming infected but will provide your body with necessary cofactors to ameliorate many of the serious complications of the disease
To prevent tissue damage and lower the risk of death, we must prepare the immune system to function quickly and more effectively! Only by having a prepared and strong immune system will you be able to protect yourself and reduce your infection risk. So here are a few recommendations to optimize your immune system to help you fight more effectively any viral infection. This protocol will not prevent you from becoming infected but will provide your body with necessary cofactors to ameliorate many of the serious complications of the disease.
Follow a diet rich in whole foods high in antioxidants (Citrus fruits, Yogurt, Almonds, Spinach, Garlic and onions, Ginger, Broccoli, Red bell peppers, etc.)
Diet low in sugar and low in simple and refined carbohydrates
Limit processed meals
Eat more vegetables, fruits and nuts.
Hydrate well with water! (Your weight in lb. divided by 16 gives you the number of 8oz cups daily intake)
Sleep 8 hours
Exercise at least 3 times a week
Relaxation: Meditate, Listen to music, Read a book