DONG QUAI

Good Day to You! This is Jacobus with your Health Pearl #12. Dong Quai is an herb that has been used for thousands of years in the treatment of female complaints. In conditions like P.M.S., painful and abnormal menstruation, in the absence of a monthly cycle, and for menopausal symptoms, Dong Quai is the herb […]

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WHAT ARE SYMPTOMS?

Hello! This is Jacobus with your weekly Health Pearl #11. With any ache, allergy, bowel problem, mood swing, skin eruption, stiffness, or stress, our body tells us it is out of balance or trying to get rid of something. In contrast to other developed countries, Americans spend only 10% of every healthcare dollar on preventative […]

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CELIAC SPRUE

Hey there! This is Jacobus with your Health Pearl #10. Suffering from seasonal allergies is tough, but what if you couldn’t eat wheat or gluten-containing products for the rest of your life? People suffering from Celiac Sprue have a small bowel that is unable to digest and absorb gluten-containing foods such as barley, rye, wheat, […]

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COENZYMATED B-VITAMINS

Hello Everyone! This is Jacobus with your Health Pearl # 9. What good are vitamins to us when they are not properly absorbed?! Without coenzymes, or vitamins in their active forms, our metabolic energy processes would come to a halt. B-Vitamins are very important to us and have to be converted by the liver into […]

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FIBROMYALGIA

Hello Again. This is Jacobus with Health Pearl #8. Many of you have heard of the term Fibromyalgia. But what is it? Fibromyalgia is an inflammatory disorder and considered part of the Arthritis group. It is actually muscle tissue breakdown caused by aluminum toxicity in the body. Magnesium protects our muscles. A deficiency allows Aluminum […]

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MA HUANG/EPHEDRA

Health Pearl #7, brought to you by Gesundheit! Nutrition Center. The herb Ma Huang has been safely used for over 5000 years to help those with respiratory problems and to stimulate endurance. Recently, the FDA spoke out against products containing ephedrine/Ma Huang that are designed to mimic “street drug.” Several of these ecstasy type herbal […]

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D.H.E.A.

Hello Everyone! This is Jacobus with your weekly Health Pearl #6. DHEA is called the mother hormone. It is produced by the adrenal glands. After your twenties, our bodies produce less-and-less DHEA, which coincides with less energy, loss of muscle mass, increase of body fat, and aging. Double-blind studies have shown that people with M.S., […]

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ESSENTIAL FATTY ACIDS

Good Morning to you, this is Jacobus with your weekly Health Pearl #5! Essential Fatty Acids cannot be made by our body and must be supplied through the diet. Also known as poly-unsaturated fats, they are recommended to lower cholesterol, blood pressure, heart disease, and strokes. Essential fatty acids daily requirements is an equivalent of […]

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THE SKINNY ON CREATINE

Radio Health Pearl # 4… brought to you by Gesundheit! Nutrition Center. Creatine Monohydrate is making headlines in the exercise world. Anyone looking to increase strength, endurance or lean body-mass should use Creatine. During any good workout we use up the energy stored in our muscles and we get tired. Creatine helps in the recycling, […]

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ROYAL JELLY

Radio Health Pearl # 3 …brought to you by Gesundheit! Nutrition Center. The QUEEN BEE is well known for her size, life endurance and fertility. The only food that she eats is ROYAL JELLY, a white milky substance produced in the glands of the worker bees. It contains high levels of vitamins, amino acids, and […]

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