PBS Frontline Film: Supplements and Safety According to a new film by  PBS’s Frontline which aired January 19th, “There is no effective system to detect potential harm from supplements”.  The film also points the finger at the failed US Medwatch system at the FDA and their weak ability to keep up with all the potentially dangerous nutritional supplements  that are hitting the market without adequate regulation.   What’s the problem? The film reveals what many of us in the health professions have known for years, that most health supplements are loosely regulated by government agencies like the FDA’s Medwatch.  Law prohibits manufacturers [More]
Kudos to Tom Brady for Calling Out Big Food on Irresponsible Marketing of Junk Foods to Kids Tom Brady is in the news again, but this time he’s doing a great job deflating the false images  fast food manufacturers put on food when they try to spin junk food  and brainwash kids ideas of which foods they should eat.  Instead, Brady calls out this junk food as “poison”.  Brady’s interview(1) with Massachusetts radio station WEEI revolved around his win over the Cowboys, but then they began discussing the recent Boston Magazine story(2) on his body coach and business partner Alex Guerrero. “Brady may have just done more [More]
A Solution for Childhood Obesity   ATTENTION PARENTS: Childhood Obesity Risk Factors-Did you Know? “Only 12 percent of adults and two percent of children currently eat a healthy diet.  Only 3.8 percent of U.S. elementary schools, 7.9 percent of U.S. middle schools and 2.1 percent of U.S. high schools provide daily physical education for students, according to the Centers for Disease Control”. Parents: Please read more… Like and Share our page at https://www.facebook.com/ptcphysicalt… to download this childhood obesity report and Nutrition Wake Up Call  and Get Started Improving Your Kid’s Nutrition to “5 Stars” Now! Parents please download this Nutrition Wake Up Call and learn how [More]
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