Can Coffee Cause Cancer?

Thanks to a new lawsuit, we have a new controversy about coffee on our hands. The Council for Education and Research on Toxics (CERT), a non-profit organization, are claiming that coffee sellers expose people to harmful chemicals—specifically Acrylamide. This chemical is created when coffee beans are roasted, and when other foods are fried, baked, or [...]

By |2018-02-14T10:24:17+00:00February 12th, 2018|Super Women|

Seven Simple Steps to Reduce and Prevent Cancer

How do cancerous tumors travel from one area of the body to another? Researchers are still working on answers to what causes metastases, but science took a step closer to a solution thanks to a study released last week in the journal Nature. A team of researchers from Weill Cornell Medicine and Memorial Sloan Kettering [...]

By |2018-01-24T17:48:15+00:00January 24th, 2018|Super Women|

Back to School Time and The 5 Kids You Need to Know

With almost 50 million children headed back to school, the start of another school year can be anxiety ridden for both adults and children. Once the backpacks are bought and school supplies packed (along with new shoes, clothes and more), the reality of a new teacher, a new classroom and new peers sets in. As [...]

By |2016-08-08T22:43:38+00:00September 7th, 2015|Brain Boost|

Dr. Taz weighs in on whether or not obesity is a disease.

Obesity, like alcoholism, depression, and anxiety, is a disease.  There are definite medical patterns: hormone imbalances, neurotransmitter deficiencies and nutritional exhaustion that all contribute to obesity.  Many of my patients that are obese have underlying medical issues that need to be addressed.  I agree that there are behavior patterns that contribute to obesity, but these same behavior [...]

By |2016-08-09T14:57:28+00:00June 23rd, 2013|Weight + Fitness|

75% of cancer is caused by diet and environmental factors. Take Dr. Taz’s quiz to determine your toxic load

According to the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 75% of cancer is caused by diet and environmental factors. Take Dr. Taz's quiz to determine your toxic load and find out tips to reduce it. Dr. Taz’s Toxicity Chart: What Is Your Toxic Load And How To Reduce It Are you overwhelmed with all the [...]

By |2016-08-09T15:08:52+00:00May 15th, 2013|Hormones & Reproductive Health|