Tagged: modern

Is Modern Medicine Killing You? – Episode 7 - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Nov 24, 2012

Is everyone in New Zealand magnesium deficient? That is the impression I am getting from this TV series, as the majority of clients are being prescribed it. Fish oil and vitamin C are also fairly commonly prescribed, though this is probably a fairly reasonable suggestion given some of the poor dietary habits that their clients are admitting to. This week … Read More

Is Modern Medicine Killing You? – Episode 2 - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Oct 10, 2012

In episode two our intrepid integrative medical practitioner, Dr Pitsilis is joined by colleague, Dr Glenn Twentyman in treating two patients who don’t feel they have received effective treatment from their previous medical practitioners. The first patient was a young woman who suffers from blackouts, up to 10 a day, something I’m sure most of us would consider to be quite … Read More

I Shouldn't be Alive … - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Oct 02, 2011

… if it wasn’t for chemistry. One of the things about science is that the products of science are often taken for granted. While it cannot be argued that some of the products of science have been abused or used carelessly, science has made substantial positive changes to our lives. Here are a couple of exercises which focus on chemistry’s … Read More