As a physician, my mission is your Optimum Health. Then, as I consider the best health-care approaches for you and others, I ask two questions: 1) How healthy are you now? And 2) If there are concerning trends among individuals, what can I do about it? These compelling questions had me research the top causes of death in America. Here is what I … [Read more...] about Nutrition, Optimum Health, & Preventing the “Deadly 4”
By Dr. Rick Tague Glycemic Index (GI) is an effective way to measure a carbohydrate-containing food's effect on blood sugar. Some foods produce a higher blood sugar level than others. Low glycemic index foods generally have less of an impact on blood sugar levels because their carbohydrates break down more slowly, releasing glucose more … [Read more...] about Glycemic Index, What’s It All About?
By Dr. Rick Tague Essential Nutrients Package* "I know nothing about supplements, what should I take?" I have heard that question so often that I have created an Essential Nutrients Package. This combination includes what I believe every American over 100 lbs should have as a minimum for optimal nutrient intake. It includes the following: … [Read more...] about What Vitamins To Take?