AVOID PLASTICS AND RECEIPTS

AVOID PLASTICS AND RECEIPTS

 PREGNANT OR TRYING TO CONCEIVE? AVOID PLASTICS AND RECEIPTS Plastics, phthalates, and bisphenol, oh my! Pregnant or trying to conceive? More evidence suggests it is better to avoid plastics and receipts. Last week, I watched a news story about a research study connecting low level exposure of plastics in pregnant fish to brain damage in […]

CAFFEINE SABOTAGES ACUPUNCTURE PAIN RELIEF

CAFFEINE SABOTAGES ACUPUNCTURE PAIN RELIEF

Could your morning cup be sabotaging your acupuncture?   This just in from the “say it isn’t so,” department. In a recent mouse study, acupuncture’s pain-relieving effects were blocked by caffeine. Brazilian scientists looked at different amounts of caffeine and its effects on acupuncture treatment for pain in this early research. It did not matter […]