Surest Secret to Anti-Aging

# 318 Your series on eating wouldn’t be complete without addressing the issue of aging and eating. Which reminds me… I was having lunch with an old friend. We met in medical school but haven’t seen each other in years. I told him that after medical school I became Board Certified in Anti-Aging Medicine. “I hate to be the one …

Relieve Pain the Natural Way

Health Alert 301 Are you are using drugs like Vioxx and Celebrex but concerned about their dangerous side effects? You can wipe out pain by using natural pain relievers. I’ll show you five herbs that are safe and effective. They are completely free of dangerous side effects. You’ll also see some new science backing up these natural solutions. Super Aspirins …

New Found Dangers from Old Drugs

Health Alert 297 Misleading information from the big drug makers has once again allowed us to be blinded-sided by another danger from drugs like Prozac. New evidence points to a life-threatening risk when it comes to anti-depressants – especially in the elderly. In today’s Health Alert, you’ll find that drugs to treat depression have a new potentially fatal side effect. …

Do You Have to Feel Old or Die?

Health Alert 303 "Dr. Sears, my last doctor put me on a drug to lower my bad cholesterol. Now I’m aching all the time. I’m constantly tired. I feel like I’m 90 years old. Can I stop taking this drug?” If you’re a regular reader, you know about my research into this issue. Yet, I still get this question a …

Ouch Doc, That Really Hurts!

Health Alert 188 A new patient, Chris R. carefully pulled the strap down on her sandal to show me the problem. The back of her heel was red, swollen and warm to touch. I lightly pressed on her Achilles tendon with the usual doctor’s question, “Does this hurt?” When she recovered from the pain, she told me she was a …

Avoid Common Hospital Dangers

Health Alert 211 Have you ever been a patient in a hospital? A new survey found that hospitals can be alarmingly dangerous places to be. One in five hospitalized patients reported medical hazards in their care, sometimes harrowing trouble. Another study led by the New England Journal of Medicine reported that side effects from drugs plague one in four patients. …

Unlock Nature’s Cancer Fighting Secrets

Health Alert 206 Say the words ‘cancer fighters’ and what do you think of? An IV bag with the latest cancer-killing drug? A team of doctors at the National Institutes of Health? There’s something else that’s just as important, though you probably wouldn’t think of it. Today we’ll look at an often-overlooked mineral proven to protect you against the most …

Before You Take that Vitamin A …

Health Alert 210 About 30 years ago, we began to see evidence that foods rich in vitamin A prevented several types of cancer. Soon though, direct trials of vitamin A supplements failed to show cancer protection. And too much vitamin A can be toxic to your liver. Manufacturers shifted to a more natural vitamin A precursor called beta-carotene. Pick up …

Doctors Often Hex Their Patients

Health Alert 229 Dear Subscriber: The next time you go to your doctor complaining of an ache or pain, pay close attention to what happens during your visit. Be wary if your doctor pulls out a prescription pad right off the bat. Taking drugs doesn’t just keep you from finding a cure – it can make you even sicker since …

Will You Be the Next Methuselah?

Health Alert 218 Dear Subscriber: They say Methuselah lived for 969 years. It begs the question of just how long you can live. Who among us wouldn’t want to stick around to hit the 100-year mark? Today, you’ll see how you can get a prediction of your lifespan without going to the doctor. I’ll show you the 12 predictors of …