Dr. Dana Flavin’s Words of Health

The (hidden) health hazards of pet ownership

The (hidden) health hazards of pet ownership

The pure joy of owning a pet is truly special. But that love can also be quietly deadly.   A caveat: I love all animals: dogs, cats, even fish and birds. But beware: each one can do you in. Oh not deliberately, but as carriers of other diseases. Let me introduce you...

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The Pathway of Cancer

The Pathway of Cancer

by Dr. Dana Flavin The word "cancer" actually comes from the Greek word ‘Karkinos’, meaning crab. It was the Greek physician Hippocrates who used that term to describe the disease. But what do we know about this little crab? A crab only goes where the environment is...

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Are we getting stupid or just contaminated?

Are we getting stupid or just contaminated?

Mental deterioration is an ever increasing problem in our world. We are seeing loved ones—even ourselves—becoming more distant, forgetful and exhibiting signs of mental fog. We often write it off to aging when often, these symptoms stem from heavy metals, pesticides...

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Spice up your Life, your Health!

If you grew up like I did, you were probably exposed to only three spices: salt, pepper and catsup, (which I used to think was from cats).  I had no idea that herbs and spices were not only incredibly tasty, but could save lives, prevent illnesses, treat diseases and...

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