Dr. Joe is the founder and CEO of Alignlife,  a doctor of chiropractic and naturopathy, and a nutritionist.  He is committed to teaching natural health and bringing light to the corruption that continues to plague the medical systems of the Western world. His focus is on the total wellness of the individual and providing comprehensive natural healthcare in a cost and time efficient manner. He is the formulator of a supplement line based on his flagship product, Ultimate Body Cleanse, which is designed to reduce toxins, balance blood sugar, assist in weight loss, eliminate inflammation, and help kick start a new wellness lifestyle.

Contaminated Heparin Kills over One Hundred People

“The FDA’s investigation found a compound derived from animal cartilage sneaked into supplies of raw heparin coming from China. Although scientists haven’t yet proved the compound triggered the reactions, it is the chief suspect.” The latest deaths from heparin were reported to the FDA as occurring in February, the month that Baxter International recalled contaminated batches, the AP…

All Adults Should Take a Daily Multivitamin

One of the most commonly asked questions is “Why should I take a multivitamin?” Ideally, we would all get our essential vitamins and minerals from our diet, but according to the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), most of us do not. With this finding JAMA recommends taking a multivitamin as one way to promote…

The Powerful Benefits of Mushroom

Pharaohs decreed that no commoner could touch a mushroom, thus reserving the delicacy for royalty. Likewise, many other civilizations including Mexico, Russia, China and Greece, held it in high regard, going as far as practicing rituals with the mushroom. Today the mushroom is enthroned as a powerful antioxidant. Bearing essential nutrients that are of great value to the…

The Vaccine Autism Link

The link between autism and early childhood vaccination is no  longer questioned in many circles. That such a link exists has been widely considered in most arenas.  The major exceptions, of course, are the federal government and Big Pharma. The culprit appears to be the too many-too close-too early syndrome.  Too many vaccinations are given too close together at…

Retail Vitamins Sometimes Dangerous

The Hippocratic Oath is taken by all physicians and states, “At first, do no harm.”  Unfortunately, in the expanding marketing of nutritional supplementation, there are very few regulations on the marketing, formulation or quality control of the products. We are concerned when such products contain unnecessary fillers, additives and other chemicals. We are also suspect of companies…

The Many Benefits of Walking

As fuel prices edge closer to $4.00 per gallon, many of us are looking for ways around those constant fill-ups at the pump.  Also, as we’re coming out of a long, cold winter and into the nicer spring season, shaking off those foul-weather doldrums is a pleasant prospect.  So, consider this: walking.  It is a…

Is My Child Safe on an Antidepressant

When parents are faced with news such as disturbed gunmen, Steven Kazmierczak, who had stopped taking his medication prior to his Valentines Day 2008 shooting rampage on the NIU campus, serious questions arise. Will MY child become suicidal? Will they freak out and do something crazy? The very thought is unthinkable. According to an April 8, 2008, article…

Pressure on FDA to Manage Drug Commercials

Pressure is mounting on the FDA by two members of Congress to mandate that all television advertising for prescription drugs include information for consumers to report serious side effects to the agency according to a new Consumer Reports poll reported by Ben DuBose, Staff Writer at the Los Angeles Times (April 2, 2008). Such information…

Soy Consumption and Related Health Risks

  For years we’ve been told that soy foods are “good for us.”  Soy milk, soy shakes, energy bars, veggie burgers…that sort of thing.  But the idea that soy prevents breast cancer has come under question in a book by Kaayla T. Daniel entitled “The Whole Soy Story: The Dark Side of America’s Favorite Health…

4 Steps To Reduce Breast Cancer

Clean the House! Regular cleaning of your house may lower your risk of breast cancer. A study published in the January edition of The Journal of Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention (reported by Telegram.co.uk) stated that consistent, moderate physical activity provides a better protection against breast cancer than more strenuous – but less frequent sporting…