• Enjoy Soy…But Is It Enough?

    Recently the New York Times published an article titled “Regimens: Soy Does Little for Menopause Symptoms”. It discusses a research study performed at the University of Miami comparing women taking soy isoflavones vs. placebo. Followed for 2 years, the women showed no changes in bone density. In addition, the study found no significant changes in […]

  • Common thyroid mistakes: treat the patient… not the labs

    After reading an article titled “Understanding Thyroid Problems” by Susan Carlton in the August issue of Good Housekeeping magazine, I felt compelled to sit down immediately and comment on it. This article was seriously misleading. Carlton discusses the different forms of hypothyroidism, including Hashimoto’s an autoimmune hypothyroid disease in which the body produces antibodies that […]