Coca Cola is in the Business of Educating Our Dietitians… because THAT’s not a conflict of interest.

Coca Cola feels they are a great source of information for our dietitians.  I guess that’s why they are a corporate sponsor for our American Dietetic Association.  See, look here.

According to the National Soft Drink Association (NSDA), consumption of soft drinks is now over 600 12-ounce servings per person per year. Maybe Coca Cola honestly wants to cut back the soda intake because they are worried about our health. Maybe they are concerned that our average intake equates to 64 grams of sugar each day for regular soda pop and  295 mg […]

By |November 21st, 2011|General|0 Comments|

Let’s talk about “Silver” Dental Fillings.

For starters, they’re not really silver.

There may be a little silver in them, but they’re also 50% MERCURY. According to the CDC, “Amalgam is made by blending almost equal parts of elemental liquid mercury and an alloy powder of mostly silver, and some tin and copper. Smaller amounts of other metals are sometimes used.”

Yup. Mercury.

So anyway… We know that Mercury is a toxin. We know that it is a neurotoxin with detrimental effects on the brain. We know that it is a nephrotoxin with disastrous effects on the kidneys. We know that it is […]