/Tag: health

Stuff Happens – Berkson Blogette (#4)


Accidents happen, things wear down and break. To fix things we need the proper tools to get the job done. For most, growing older may mean more breakdowns, more going "wrong" with our health and sometimes broken stuff. The more tools you have in your 'tool box' means faster & better fixes to achieve "younger longer". I am no spring chicken. Plenty of stuff happens. In the past few months I have painted my 506-foot garage and hurt my thumb, I re-injured my back and just recently I hurt my toe (the jury is still out on if it is actually [...]

Stuff Happens – Berkson Blogette (#4)2019-10-09T08:21:45-05:00

Google’s Gone Biased, Ditch the Mouthwash & More (#145)


In this show you will learn how Google is driving traffic “away” from functional medicine sites, like driving large amounts of cyber traffic away from the famous health advocate site named Google especially drives traffic away from sites that are anti-vaccine, supportive of alternative cancer care, and discuss alternative medicine treatments. Thus, natural answers will be harder to find on Google. Try other sites such as – the search engine that will plant a tree for every 100 searches! This all first began when Monsanto hired Google to help drive traffic in the direction they wanted when Monsanto [...]

Google’s Gone Biased, Ditch the Mouthwash & More (#145)2019-09-10T07:30:00-05:00

Beware of Antibacterial Mouth Wash – Berkson Blogette (#3)


You Might Want to Ditch the Mouth Wash. University of Plymouth scientists have shown that the blood pressure-lowering effect of exercise is significantly reduced (cancelled out) when people rinse their mouths with antibacterial mouthwash!!!!! Compared to rinsing with water. YIKES. This screams out loud about the critical importance of oral bacteria in cardiovascular health!!!!! Oral mouth wash doesn't only rinse out the bad, it rinses out the GOOD bacteria, that help protect your heart. This study showed that the blood pressure-lowering effect of exercise was diminished by more than 60% over the 1st hour of recovery, and TOTALLY abolished 2 hours [...]

Beware of Antibacterial Mouth Wash – Berkson Blogette (#3)2019-09-06T08:50:27-05:00

Silver Health Benefits with Dr. Gordon Pedersen (#143)


Dr. Gordon Pedersen is one of the world’s experts on the health benefits of silver. Dr. Pedersen is board certified in Anti-Aging Medicine, has a Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine, Ph.D. degrees in Immunology and Medical Biology and performed his cardiology internship under Jonas Salk, the medical researcher who discovered the polio vaccine.  In this show you will learn the “ins” and “outs” of which silver is best for healing and how to apply silver for various conditions. For example, you will learn how and why silver nasal spray protects your nasal biomes, and thus your downstream small intestine and large [...]

Silver Health Benefits with Dr. Gordon Pedersen (#143)2019-08-01T10:13:42-05:00

Generic Medications: The Awful Truth with Katherine Eban (#138)


Knowledge is power. Join Dr. Berkson's interview with KATHERINE EBAN, an investigative journalist, Fortune magazine contributor, Andrew Carnegie fellow, and New York Time’s best-selling author of Bottle of Lies: The Inside Story of the Generic Drug Boom and expand your knowledge base.

Generic Medications: The Awful Truth with Katherine Eban (#138)2019-09-02T14:36:29-05:00

Women Don’t Get No Respect Unless… & Alternative Home Health (#137)


In this show you will learn: How iconic female writers and directors get treated in Hollywood or shall we say Shallow-wood? Sally Wainwright is an English television writer, producer, and director from Yorkshire. Ms. Wainwright has single-handedly revitalized British TV and won many prestigious awards.  After wide European recognition, she journeyed to Hollywood to see how Yankees would receive her and collaborate with her talent. This turned out not to be the case. What is happening to American culture? If you are a woman and under 34 and not stick thin… watch out. You are not valued as much. In this [...]

Women Don’t Get No Respect Unless… & Alternative Home Health (#137)2019-09-06T13:57:32-05:00

Dr. Berkson’s “Bits & Pieces”: Leaky Gut & Food (#136)


This is a power packed one-hour show with Dr. Berkson. In this show you will learn: The controversies and science of leaky gut. Which conditions are definitively linked, and which are possibly linked? Nutrients and hormones that heal. Tight junctions and adhesive proteins. Protein that disassembles: zonulin. Endurance exercise, NSAIDs and pregnancy and leaky gut. Food has been in the scientific journals this week, so you will hear about: Mediterranean-Style diet and its effects on brain cortical thickness. Foods linked to increased risk of cancers and foods that are protective White vs. Red meat vs. plant-based foods’ effects on cholesterol. Ultra-processed [...]

Dr. Berkson’s “Bits & Pieces”: Leaky Gut & Food (#136)2019-09-06T09:43:21-05:00

Pomegranates – Unique Medical Food (#132)


Pomegranates are as close to a miracle food as Mother Nature gets. Pomegranates protect your heart, safeguard your estrogens, “sensitize” insulin receptors better than many diabetic drugs without nasty side effects, slow down aging, and fight cancer.Pomegranates fight against lots of bad stuff:Anti-inflammatoryAnti-oxidantAnti-bad cholesterolAnti-heart diseaseAnti-kidney diseaseAnti-cognitive diseaseAnti-diabeticAnti-obesityAnti-carcinogenicPomegranates support a lot of good actions:Pro-nitric oxide availability and levelsPro-kidney healthPro-blood vessel healthPro-heart healthPro-bone healthPro-immune supportivePro-mitochondrial supportPro-brain protectionIn this show you will learn exactly how pomegranates protect heart health:Makes APOCIII genetic glitches work better.Lowers bad cholesterolLowers Oxidized CholesterolMakes cholesterol less dangerous and less sticky.Boosts enzymes that keep blood fats healthier.Reduces size of plaque (atherosclerotic [...]

Pomegranates – Unique Medical Food (#132)2019-06-28T14:40:45-05:00

Testosterone Therapy for Breast Cancer Survivors – The Science and Mechanisms (#121)


In this show, Dr. Berkson reviews the science and safety of testosterone therapy for some breast cancer survivors. Dr. Berkson walks you through the studies. You hear how and why testosterone (T) might be a safe answer for some breast cancer patients to improve quality of life and reduce the rate of recurrence. In this show you’ll learn about:How maleness protects femaleness (how T protects breast tissue).The differences between estrogen receptor alpha and beta.All about 3β-Adiol. In both genders.How T protects prostate tissue.The shadow side and controversy of T.Aromatase enzymes.The Estrogen Quotient.The Testosterone Metabolic Profile.The ratios of metabolites of female hormones (estrogens) [...]

Testosterone Therapy for Breast Cancer Survivors – The Science and Mechanisms (#121)2019-06-28T14:40:55-05:00

How and Why to Get Your “Happy” On (#120)


People want to be happy. Why? Science is showing that happy people live longer and have better health. But getting your “happy on” leans on your physical, emotional and cognitive habits.  In this show Dr. Berkson discusses: How to cultivate happy. Why peace is more sustainable and desirable than happy. In this show you’ll learn what do to become more peaceful and congruent inside your body suit. Dr. Berkson’s explores the science showing that happiness and optimism effect health issues like breast cancer and high blood pressure. Did you know there is World Happiness Report 2017, sponsored by the NIH? It names Norway the world’s happiest [...]

How and Why to Get Your “Happy” On (#120)2019-06-28T14:40:55-05:00