Many people who are looking for alternatives to cholesterol lowering medications my see information on such things as red rice yeast. When looking for a natural ingredient Shaklee tested Red Rice Yeast as an ingredient for lowering Cholesterol–the studies that showed this was a great cholesterol lowering ingredient only went for 9 weeks. Shaklee repeated the tests...

The reason health minded consumers take fish oil is for the benefits of omega-3 fatty acids. In this regard, krill oil supplements fall short. The product with the highest concentration of omega-3’s from krill oil that we are aware of provides only 400mg’s of omega-3’s, 150mg’s of EPA, and only 90mg’s of DHA per serving. This pales in...

Fish Oil  was in the news this week because of contaminant concerns by some manufacturers.  You might ask how bad can these brands be? To show you how bad the makers and sellers of fish oil supplements were sued by Mateel Environmental Justice Foundation in California for not telling consumers that their products contained toxic levels of PCBs. What is funny and sad...

If you ever have known a family member or a friend who has had Alzheimers it is indeed one of the most difficult diseases to deal with.  Ask anyone who has had this experience. The person becomes helpless and dependent in every way. And then they don’t even know you or what is going on. Of course if you watch any TV the pharmaceutical companies will tell you the...