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    Some of your most insightful work buddy! When we begin to understand the powerful interests involved in building these "...

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    777Stock 777 Any more info on the beating out early stages of Alzheimer’s. What supplements at what dosage, for e...

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    Not particular to this outfit but know an individual that overcame early stage Alzheimer's. Not through meds but no suga...

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    Supplements that might have a positive effect on cognition or at least on memory are luteolin, vinpocetine, phosphatidyl...

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    Thank you for another valuable and informative article, Doc. The discussion of supplements vs cognitive function got my...

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    UCLA Alzheimers researcher for the past 15+ years, Dale Bredesen, M.D., blames the failure of the pharma community to co...

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    In addition to dietary changes designed to be anti inflammatory and consistent exercise ( walking 30 in a day a minimum...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Not really, I expect, it's mostly because GW Pharma's drug will cost thousands of dollars a year and the CBD folks can s...

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    I'm 65 and I think I've suffered a lot of brain damage from my drinking and drug use in the past. I use brain supplemen...

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    I have heard that at least one major drug company has given up finding a drug to treat AD, and I think it is Merck (not ...

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    The Daily Value (it is actually a recommendation rather than a requirement) of 1000 mg/day of calcium refers to elementa...

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    Doc G. My one person case study on vitamin D3 supplementation: 10/1/2009 - At age 65, my GP suggested I have my vi...

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    Taking calcium supplements carries a high risk of causing harmful calcification in nooks and crannies of the body. If yo...

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    I use Dr. Sear's supplements and they work for me. Too expensive, but they work. Ultra access II is my favorite. His ...

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    Myself, I only hunt for products that will keep me healthy; I would be interested in bringing attention and awareness to...

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    I could write a book on diet, health and exercise. It's unbelievable to me how addicted and trusting people are to their...

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    Not so fast condemning Dr.Sears products. I had an estrogen level of 160, which if not adressed, would put me on the fas...

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    Thanks Doc, For many of us who have loved ones with cancer, arthritis, etc, etc, we are searching for the Holy Grail, ...

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    I know a bit about Dr Sears. He's a bit of a maverick among the many ND's in the USA. His supplements are the most costl...

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    #Coptic salt I typed the Latin name "Coptis chinensis" the article used into my favorite source for supplements (and re...

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    Very interesting. "The study, known as the MORDOR Clinical Trial, was funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation,...

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    I am 63, retired (but could return to work), and earn a small income from an Airbnb rental that supplements Social Secur...

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    I have come across studies of PSA testing that say it is about 50% accurate, the same with Angioplasty where your surviv...

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    Note that Dr. Gundry's skills are primarily as a surgeon, not as a scientifically proven nutritionist. He suggests his ...

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    About 35 years ago I started taking mega doses of Vit C (with bioflavonoids), plus colostrum and a good food based multi...

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    attacking the blog Guru... who paid you to show up here ? I have studied health and nutrition, and endless related info ...

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    Dear Michael, I have read several of your articles and find them all to be medical advice from someone that is not a do...

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    You mention folic acid ! Google 5~MTHF. The synthetic folate/folic acid in vitamins, supplements and processed foods (f...

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    For many supplements, quality is/should be the major determining factor on whether one will use it, not the hype surroun...

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    SUPPLEMENTS ARE NOT A MAGIC BULLET,, but take them regularly for 40 years or more and see if you aren't medically much b...

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    Thank you for another informative well-written article. There are so many supplements available, that it is an overwhe...

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    My wife, a nurse manager in a Cardiac ward, worked with Dr. Gundry at Loma Linda. She brought home his supplements and ...

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    A couple years back, I purchased a colloidal silver generating system, which I never got around to placing in operation...

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    Wow. thanks for the updates. I'll enjoy reading this again....and again as some of these supplements are touted....

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    Marianne--You might want to try the Immune Flow that is posted in Alternative MHealth, Supplements and Related By JohnM...

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    My dad was diagnosed with Alzheimer's when he was about 80. I didn't live very close but would take him omega 3, a good...

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    One miracle drug is not going to solve what is a complex disease involving a number of bio challenges...more than 30, ac...

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    Thanks Cleveland and Doc. As Mark Twain so aptly stated: Be careful about reading medical books (medical supplement...

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    $CWBR This is out today. I believe Doc has said the same thing. Even though billionaire takes two Basis from Elysium bu...

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    $CWBR I am re-posting an article from Nature that I think I put where no one saw it on an older thread: #Mitochondria (...

  • SoGiAm

    #TheConversation, Search analysis, research, academics… Academic rigor, journalistic flair What #supplements do #S...

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    Thanks petervr. Just my observation, it seems to work for me. I began to research the benefits of NAD based on an art...

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    dr. o.j. here ... regarding fish, oils of - - - (i am a medical physician, board certified in Neurology & Psych...

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    Nothing from a secret line in the bible - but - how about fish oil supplements? What is better - Krill Oil? Algae pro...

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    Hi Doc, Thanks for all your valuable and insightful comments & ideas in this forum, you're the best. As you perhaps alr...

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    There is research on non-drug supplements. What's needed is a change in how doctors and others who work direct with pati...

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    I buy more supplements than I take. I have used Dr. Sear's products. I find them overpriced but effective....

  • Michael Jorrin,

    i'm planning a piece, before the end of the year I hope, in which I'll cover in more detail the possible health benefits...

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    Dear Doc Gumshoe, Thank you for an excellent article (as usual) -- be sure that it will be forwarded to my more giant c...

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    I strongly suggest you read Dr. Dale Bredesen's recent papers: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4221920/pdf/...

  • Michael Jorrin,

    Dear Angela< Of course you can't patent nature. But many - perhaps the majority - of pharmaceuticals are based...

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    Cll - hey doc, I know you're super busy amd would rather not ask, but was just wondering if you have any wisdom or advic...

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    I am curious if these things work so well why doesn't big pharma just use them and make their own supplements? A person ...

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    I just ordered KRATOM via an old friend's wife who is a cancer researcher++ and recommended trying Kratom for weaning do...

  • arch1

    Traydon thank you for the warning. Taking drugs without knowing your underlying condition snd contraindicstions is hazar...

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    How the world’s most disgusting food – Japanese “stink custard” kinase N4-- I think #4 may be referring to Natto...

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    Lumpi, That is fascinating, I have been doing a roughly 16/8 "intermittent" fasting for a few months now. Easiest way is...

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    arch1 - I know this brand is neither Dr. KSS nor my favorite tipple, but I read this earlier today and you'd think I'D h...

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    $Magnesium More info on Mg from another source Never take these three forms of magnesium Dear Reader, Yesterday, I...

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    Sometimes an article comes along that really jolts me, maybe some of you folks here at SG are aware of the issue. Just r...

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    I trust Life Extension for my supplements. Will check out Pure Encapsulations...

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    jb, Perusing some of the 600+ amzn comments, I have noticed the biggest turnoff for readers was Dr. Gundry's hard sell...

  • arch1

    IMO I would add mineral supplements to that,,, with exception of very few trace minerals, such as Magnesium. Some supple...

  • JohnM

    Author: linling88 Comment: $MG Not all magnesium supplements come in the same chemical forms. That is why Doc adv...

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    $MG Not all magnesium supplements come in the same chemical forms. That is why Doc advised using the "chelated" magne...

  • JohnM

    Author: rusty15 Comment: $mg supplements Maybe just me but I'll never take $mg again. The gas, bloating and other un...

  • JohnM

    Comment Link: https://www.stockgumshoe.com/2017/06/oncotutorial/comment-page-21/#comment-4947589 Author: glennwarren ...

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    $mg supplements Maybe just me but I'll never take $mg again. The gas, bloating and other undesirable side effects not wo...

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    $Mg SUPPLEMENTS. Doc, please help. The capsule sizes are all over the place. If I was going to try a glycinate plus a th...

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    hedy1234,NT, I couldn't get the link to work so here is the whole article. I apologize for the length. Regards, Frank...

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    Analysis: Glucosamine Supplements Don't Help Joint Pain...

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    Dr. KSS, do you have an opinion on Dihydromyricetin (Hovenia Dulcis) as a oral antidote to some of the negative affects ...

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    Michael, Thank you for your well balanced even keeled review of the Dr. Sears promotion. As with several of your...

  • JohnM

    Author: Roger Comment: Dave. Posted the article re vitamins and supplements but make no claim to any expertise but ...

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    Dave. Posted the article re vitamins and supplements but make no claim to any expertise but pretty much agree with Dr. ...

  • JohnM

    7.9.17 Roger Re vitamins and supplements also in accord with my recollections of Dr. KSS’s comments: One of the g...

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    Re vitamins and supplements also in accord with my recollections of Dr. KSS's comments: One of the greatest triumphs ...

  • JohnM

    7/5/17 Author: Coyote Comment: $Supplements Doc, if I may, could I squeeze you for your opinion on one last supp...

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    $Supplements Coyote, I've wondered the same thing. FWIW, Pure Encapsulations has a K1, K2, and D3 blend. However, it co...

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    $Supplements Doc, if I may, could I squeeze you for your opinion on one last supplement question? I understand people...

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    I agree with the sentiment that the supplement industry is severely flawed however the lacking of studies proving their ...

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    Omega 3 fatty acids polyunsaturated are essential? It is recommended to me by my doctor, to raise my LDL . Eating fish w...

  • JohnM

    As I understand it, he makes a change in his routine and then carefully tracks his labs, physicals and bodily functions ...

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    I have read just enough about Kurzweil to know that I think he has more money than sense regarding this. Heck, even coe...

  • JohnM

    “how in gods name can a plethora of supplements possibly be safe, cost-effective, or beneficial other than the possibl...

  • JohnM

    Coyote $Supplements I am flying under the moderator’s radar here in my Lockheed F-117 Nighthawk to deliver you a 2...

  • JohnM

    7/1/17 levbrans Interesting article headlining WIRED for the last couple days. Thought some of you all might enjoy che...

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    Doc, thank you once again for your clearly stated, data driven, explanation of supplements. On those occasions when I t...

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    I absolutely agree. I tell patients that many "natural supplements" are also drugs processed and sold by companies that ...

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    Hi Dr... I agree with you that there have been numerous actions against supplement makers, and that fraud is rife. But t...

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    I really appreciate your attitude about supplements. Since going to my current physician (since 2007) and my prior one (...

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    #noticker, #supplements #KSS denton, you seem to taking Dr. KSS's opinion on supplements and generalizing to broader ...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    I see a difference between foods and supplements. Supplements are manufactured, processed, prepared, and your taking the...

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    Dr. KSS - No Ticker. Perhaps I am misunderstanding your position on supplements, as it would seem there are natural occ...

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    $RXDX long Great article - thanks Ben. Supplements the oncoturorial and the long DKSS post the other day. The fog is li...

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    $supplements Yes but how do you really feel about taking supplements ?? :-) :-)...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    Sorry, but as a gastroenterologist, hepatologist, internist and heavy prescriber of metformin I cannot agree. Diarrhea i...

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    dr kss-do you take metformin? if so, what is an appropriate starting dosage to test whether one can tolerate it and what...

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    $Supplements I am flying under the moderator's radar here in my Lockheed F-117 Nighthawk to deliver you a 2(!) intere...

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