When you subscribe to HealthBeat, we’ll be in your e-mail inbox every week with the latest breaking medical news, healthy advice, outspoken insights and great health resources.

Good health and longevity require knowledge. Do you believe that modern medicine is the final word on health, or that the FDA and Big Pharma always have your best interests at heart? We'll help you sort the facts from the "spin" so you can make educated choices about your health. From conventional to holistic medicine, with a healthy dose of medical politics in the mix, our team of medical experts will keep you informed and entertained with real health news. Learn More

But Consumer Lab says…

Written by Wellness Club on October 6, 2015 – 4:56 pm -

By Nurse Mark   Whenever we publish an article about supplements we invariably get questions and challenges to our statements and information.  We think that’s a good thing – it proves that our HealthBeat News readers are a sharp bunch. When it comes to vitamins and supplements there are a lot of opinions out there […]

Posted in Health Questions, Opinion | No Comments »

CoQ10: The Marketing Wars Continue

Written by Wellness Club on April 21, 2015 – 11:40 am -

By Nurse Mark   Coenzyme Q10 is a nutrient vital to the energy processes of all our cells. It is also known as ubiquinone, ubidecarenone, and coenzyme Q, and is commonly abbreviated as CoQ10. CoQ10 is one of the more popular supplements and there is a lot of confusion about just what it is and […]

Posted in Health Questions | No Comments »

Is Kavinace Safe?

Written by Wellness Club on April 17, 2015 – 3:48 pm -

By Nurse Mark   We often get questions asking whether this or that or another supplement is “safe.”   These are really tough questions: Safe for who? And in what dose? And whose brand? And what other health conditions, drugs, or supplements are involved? Even natural supplements can cause problems if overused or misused… Kavinace […]

Posted in Drugs and Alternatives, Health Questions, Mental Health | No Comments »

Which Neurochemical Causes Depression?

Written by Wellness Club on June 24, 2014 – 4:50 pm -

By Nurse Mark   I remember some of the classes that we took in Nursing School vividly – and no wonder; they were lectures on subjects that were so dense and incomprehensible that we looked forward to them the way one might look forward to having dental work done without freezing. Neuroanatomy and the endocrine […]

Posted in Health Questions, Mental Health | No Comments »

Doctors Say The Dumbest Things!

Written by Wellness Club on June 24, 2014 – 3:11 pm -

By Nurse Mark   Sometimes it’s hard to believe that medical doctors actually had to go to school for all those years and then pass big exams in order to get a license to practice medicine. Maybe they get credit for nap-time –what else can explain it when it looks like they slept through some […]

Posted in Health Questions | No Comments »
SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

Disclaimer: These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. No information on this website is intended as personal medical advice and should not take the place of a doctor's care.