Posts By: Gary Collins, MS

Study: Diet Soda Increases the Risk of Diabetes. Why Do We Still Drink This Stuff?

Even though, I don’t consider Yahoo – Shine a great source for you to get your health advice or information, occasionally I will find a little gem that I feel is worth sharing. I have written on the dangers of artificial sweeteners in the past, so I think this is a good time to revisit…. Read more »

Product Review: Dr. Bronner’s Fair Trade Organic Coconut Oil

Now as most of you know who follow my writings and philosophy, I love coconut oil! Coconut oil is one of those gems in nature that is about as perfect of a food as you can get. What makes coconut oil so good? Here is a short list of the benefits of consuming or using… Read more »

Is Your Pet’s Health a Reflection of Your Own?

Do you know someone who feeds their pet table scraps mainly comprising what they eat – refined carbohydrates? Are you one of those people? I have witnessed this several times and the poor pet usually resembles a bowling ball and is on every medication that the veterinarian has in their medicine bag. Interestingly, pets that… Read more »