The Dr. Oz Show Recap: Antibiotics Trigger Obesity in Adults & Kids (4/7/14)

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The results of a new study on the effects of antibiotics is staggering: not only do they cause obesity in adults, they also saddle kids with higher levels of fats for the rest of their lives. In The Dr. Oz Show, Dr. Martin Blaser disclosed that his research affirmed his theory on antibiotics as the source of weight gain by changing the human body’s metabolism and bacterial composition. Worse, the incidence of obesity is higher among women who regularly take in antibiotics. Dr. Blaser’s research rolled off from an observation that farmers feed chicken to make them fat; he then…

The Dr. Oz Show Recap: Oil of Oregano Kills Germs, Bad Bacteria & Virus (4/4/14)

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Did you know that a $12 bottle of Oil of Oregano gives you potent protection from germs, bad bacteria and virus? In the Dr. Oz Show, this oil’s all-natural power to stave off body infections was demonstrated and proved to be a better option to more commercialized antibiotic and anti-germicidal solutions. Oil of Oregano is derived from the distilled leaves and flowers of the oregano plant. Widely used in the Middle East, this oil is considered as liquid gold as well as the gold standard for its class. The oil’s biggest merit is its ability to crack and shatter the…

The Dr. Oz Show Recap: Online Pharmacies w/ VIPPS Seal Sell Genuine Medicine (4/2/14)

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Counterfeit prescription drugs are burgeoning worldwide and are largely due to purchases made from online sellers. The Dr. Oz Show warned the public to constantly be on guard as these drugs, mostly due to the global supply chain, contain toxic substances such as chalk, talcum powder and road paint. Worse, they’re manufactured in dirty environments predominantly located in China and India. When purchasing online, make sure that the pharmacy has the Verified Internet Pharmacy Practice Sites (VIPPS) seal (photo in this recap). The VIPPS seal tells you that the site is accredited by the National Association of Boards Pharmacy and…

The Dr. Oz Show Recap: Fish Oil Reduces Risk of Alzheimer’s in Women (4/1/14)

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Alzheimer’s Disease is becoming a big concern in women’s health with statistics showing this gender experiencing it more than men.  In The Dr. Oz Show, the results of a new study was shared; more importantly, fish oil has been found to greatly benefit women as it reduces the risk of brain shrinkage or brain tissue atrophy connected to the aging process. Cynthia Green (photo in this recap), the founder of The Memory Enhancement Program at Mt. Sinai Medical Center, stated that fish oil arrests the loss of brain cells. As such she recommends the consumption of fish at least thrice…

The Dr. Oz Show Recap: 7.5 Hours Optimizes Sleep’s Fat Burning Potential (3/31/14)

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Did you know that sleep deprivation causes excessive appetite and unhealthy weight gain? On The Dr. Oz Show, the seemingly harmless daily habit of sleeping less in a day makes your hormones go berserk and leaves you living through the day with less efficiency. When asleep, the body continues to burn fat and can be maximized with 7.5 hours of snooze time. Cheating on sleep results to a deficiency in leptin, the hormone responsible for controlling metabolism and appetite (among others). When your leptin levels go haywire, the body responds by eating more and gaining unwanted weight. Worse, a night…