The University of Maryland website posted an article called Possible Interactions with: Magnesium. It’s intent is to make you fear magnesium.
This type of missive is both naïve and political. It comes straight from the heart of Codex Alimentarus, the standardization of food and dietary supplements. Codex has designated supplements as drugs and is regulating them based on how they interfere with drugs. In other words, if a nutrient makes a drug look bad, then ban the nutrient.
So, magnesium will get hit hard because it makes most drugs look bad because it does a better job than they do.
The article warns that “If you are currently being treated with any of the following medications, you should not use magnesium without first talking to your health care provider.” Excuse me, but how in the name of all that is holy can a doctor who never studied magnesium in medical school possibly give you an intelligent response.
If you go to the link and read the article and do a 180 degree rotation on your thinking you will see what I’ve been telling you for years. I’ve mentioned all these drugs in The Magnesium Miracle as INTERFERING with magnesium absorption!!
When you read the types of magnesium they mention, it’s mostly about antacids and laxatives and not about the use of magnesium as a therapeutic intervention for angina, blood pressure, and heart palpitations. Doctors don’t even consider magnesium for those conditions. Yet people who read this article will assume that they are talking about therapeutic magnesium.
The antibiotics listed are mostly fluoride molecules that block magnesium. They say magnesium can cause side effects if taken with a calcium channel blocker. But magnesium is a natural calcium channel blocker so you may not need the drug. They do say that diuretics can deplete magnesium and that “doctors may consider recommending magnesium supplements.” To me that sounds wishy washy. They should leave no doubt and say that doctors must prescribe magnesium supplements when prescribing diuretics.
About diabetic medication they warn against taking magnesium but do say “Ultimately, magnesium may prove to allow for reduction in the dosage of those medications.” WHY NOT SAY THAT STRAIGHT OUT—TAKE MAGNESIUM AND YOU DON’T HAVE TO TAKE THESE DRUGS.
Yes, I guess I’m a bit FLIPPED OUT about such insanity. Please know that magnesium is a safe supplement and there are many resources available to understand how to use it wisely for your health.
CANCER CURE CODE
I have wellness consulting phone practice so I don’t “treat” cancer. So I’m happy for the opportunity to do a webinar in a cancer detox series with naturopath, Dr. Judy Seeger, who has been practicing for 20 years.
As Dr. Seeger says:
Detoxing is a very important part of the healing process when you have cancer.
This is especially true if you’ve had chemo, radiation, or surgery.
Detox is simply a MUST DO on your checklist!
* Speed your healing process
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* Boost your energy levels
* Make room for more nutrients to be absorbed
* Help your liver function better so it can eliminate those toxins faster
* Get your blood cleansed to improve circulation
Cancer Cure Code “The ultimate proven program to detox cancer cells forever!” will be online FREE of charge for 24 hrs but then available for purchase.
Date: Wednesday, March 20th, 2013, 4:00pm Pacific (Los Angeles time)
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JOIN THE 2013 HEALTHY LIFE SUMMIT!
This FREE online virtual conference is happening March 24-30, 2013. I’m one of 35 of your favorite health experts, authors, doctors, bloggers, farmers and activists who you can listen to from the comfort of your own couch! The daily conference will be free for 24 hours and then available to view at your leisure for a 75% off pre-order special.
LISTEN to “Live! with Dr. Carolyn Dean”, Monday’s 4-6pm PST on Achieve Radio. Hear archived recordings at 2012 RnA Radio.
MY HEALTH LIBRARY: Visit my Organized Wisdom Health Library where you will find hundreds of written, audio and video files for your wellbeing.
YOUR HEALTH PROGRAM: To keep healthy join my Completement Now! Online Wellness Program. Email me for a discount (instead of $240, pay only $150.) To stay well or recover your health begin with magnesium. Read my Magnesium Miracle book first. To get well if you have existing health problems, read my Future Health Now Encyclopedia. To know why our health has been stolen from us, read Death by Modern Medicine: Seeking Safe Solutions.
RECOMMENDATIONS: For a complete list go to my Resources. I recommend ReMag, my own magnesium product and Natural Calm magnesium, a well absorbed multiple mineral, ReMyte.
NOTE: Only you can know if something is helping you. If you don’t feel well on a supposed beneficial product, listen to your body and stop taking it! Knowing when to Not take something is a big part of taking responsibility for your health.
WARNING: I cannot answer personal health questions by email. However, please send general questions that I may be able to answer in my blog. But first, google my name with the condition you are inquiring about and see if I’ve already addressed it somewhere on the web.