Author Archives: DrContreras

Detoxifying the Body No ratings yet.

Do you know the category of the best-selling, most self-prescribed health product in America? Not weight-loss products. Laxatives. Each year, Americans spend more than 700 million on laxatives. A recent study showed that the United States has the highest rate of laxative use compared to several developed countries. To put it plainly, Americans are constipated. […]

The Role of Fish Oil in Cancer Treatment No ratings yet.

Fish oil is a uniquely rich source of the long-chain omega-3 fatty acids EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid) and DHA (docosahexaenoic acid). A small structural difference distinguishes these fatty acids from the omega-6 fatty acids found in plant derived oils. EPA and DHA have a valuable role to play in cancer treatment. A number of studies show that a diet rich […]

Cancer Prevention: Refined Food Products and their effect on our bodies No ratings yet.

Refined sugar, refined flour and processed oils are the clearest examples of manufactured foods. They are the core products of the food industry. They cost almost nothing to produce, they have a long shelf life and, because they are indispensable ingredients in all processed foods, their demand and profitability are scandalous. In fact, the crowning […]