Dr. Ruscio’s Weekly Wrap Up – #19

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In case you missed it

On Monday, Dr. Ruscio discusses using caution in treating chronically low vitamin D levels with the drug Olmesartan.

In Wednesday’s podcast, Dr. Ruscio explores the cause and effect relationship between obesity and the microbiota.

Latest Research

Treatment of subclinical hypothyroidism Trusted SourcePubMedGo to source decreased miscarriage.

Curcumin Trusted SourcePubMedGo to source might be an effective anti-depressant.

Resistant starch Trusted SourcePubMedGo to source increases digestive tract inflammation.

Just a couple more hours of sleep can make a big difference. A Medline study reported: Cold risk was 4.2 times greater for those who slept fewer than six hours a night, and 4.5 times greater for anyone grabbing five hours or less of slumber a night, when compared with those getting more than seven hours a night.

More H. Pylori infections Trusted SourcePubMedGo to source correlated with less food allergy in a Korean observational study.

Non-responsive Ulcerative Colitis Trusted SourcePubMedGo to source could be caused by Epstein Barr virus.

A universal diagnostic protocol Trusted SourcePubMedGo to source for Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity was recently proposed.


Laugh a Little!

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Healthy Foodie

Against All Grain: Almond Cherry Power Cookies (egg-free)

PaleOMG: Caramel Apple Pancakes

Clean Eating with a Dirty Mind: Vanilla Chai Pancakes

Grassfed Girl: Low-Carb Kale Chicken Caesar Salad


Happiness Homework

Keep a gratitude journal. Each day, write down at least one thing you are grateful for.


Ruscio’s Quotable

If you follow your bliss, doors will open for you that wouldn’t have opened for anyone else.
– Joseph Campbell



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