The Paleolithic Diet, by Steven Wm. Fowkes (dietary differences between modern man and paleolithic man are reflected in our health -- the significance of milk and grains); Cocaine Abuse (how cocaine affects brain metabolism and nutritional ways to combat it); A Religion with Real Immortality, by John de Rivaz (a review of the cryonics newsletter Venturist Voice and novel Ralph's Journey); Parasite Treatment Methods, by Ann Louise Gittleman, M.S. (practical methods to prevent and eliminate parasites); BHT, Drugs and Vitamin C (the role of vitamin C in drug metabolism in the liver); Osteoporosis -- the Calcium Myth (why simply taking calcium is not the answer); A Fatty Acid Primer (a basic introduction to fats); and MegaHealth News (we are now publishing bimonthly, with new and multi-year membership rates, and will send a gift issue and introductory letter to your friends -- ask us for a sample).
Dirty Tricks (an amazing story of fraud and misrepresentation within the life-extension movement); BHT Update, by Steven Wm. Fowkes (the gay community discovers BHT, NCI letter about BHT, pseudorabies virus and BHT, the liver's role in the effectiveness of BHT); L-Tryptophan Toxicity? (new studies report tryptophan toxicity and what to do about it); Institutional Preconceptions, by R. A. Toyatu (vitamin C and opiate addiction); The Wheat Germ Jungle -- Hints for the Label Detective, by John A. Mann (practical guidelines for figuring out what's in the bottle by what's on the label); Ask MegaHealth (members questions answered: BHT and cancer, and buffered forms of vitamin C); Extending Youth, by Ward Dean, M.D. (book review of Forever Young, by E. Michael Molnar, M.D., the practical handbook of youth extension); Dental Work and Back Pain (the connection between the two); Life Extension Products Raided by FDA and DEA (federal agents raid major life-extension supplier).
Natural Carcinogens, by Steven Wm. Fowkes (a report on recent research ranking the carcinogenic hazards of natural foodstuffs and environmental pollutants, some real surprises for prevailing points of view); HIV Survives in Bedbugs; The Wheat Germ Jungle -- Iron, by John A. Mann (all about an essential and potentially toxic mineral); Promotion vs Antipromotion (BHT and cruciferous vegetables); Vitamin E Toxicity? A case of mistaken identity (vitamin E blamed for infant deaths); Polyunsaturates and Blood Pressure (which essential fatty acids matter); Nutrition and Heart Disease (conclusions from the Honolulu Heart Study); Stress-Adaptation Response (how we metabolically cope); Benzene Toxicity (nutritional remedies); Mail-Order Drugs (the demise of Blan and Hauptmann, fewer options for American consumers).
Emanuel Revici, M.D., by Steven Wm. Fowkes (novel treatments for Heart disease, cancer, AIDS and other chronic diseases -- applications of catabolic (acid) and anabolic (alkaline) balancing to health and life extension); East Meets West (similarities and differences between macrobiotics (Herman Aihara) and Revici's theories); Oxidant Therapy (therapeutic applications of oxidants -- hydrogen peroxide therapy); Ask MegaHealth (questions answered about: the stability of Life Extension Mix, bioflavonoids, and the induction of enzymes by radiation).
Interview with Jan Johnson, by Steven Wm. Fowkes (applying the concepts of pH comfort range, acid and alkaline momentum, and pH balance to aging, addiction, allergy, immune dysfunction, digestion, exercise, headaches, PMS, and orgasms); Radon, by Steven Wm. Fowkes (a surprising look at our most dangerous air pollutant); The Wheat Germ Jungle -- Magnesium, by John A. Mann (widespread deficiencies of this vital mineral lead to numerous common complaints); MegaHealth Withdraws Recommendation of Life Extension Foundation (further links between Life Extension Products and illegal activities (see "Dirty Tricks" JMS #10) leads us to withdraw our recommendation of the Life Extension Foundation).
The Wheat Germ Jungle -- Future Trends in Health Products: Pills to Powders, Part 1: Problems with Pills, by John A. Mann (the advantages and disadvantages of pills, and natural vs synthetic supplements); More Dirty Tricks, by Steven Wm. Fowkes (connections between Life Extension Foundation employees and illegitimate companies, the saga continues); Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, by Steven Wm. Fowkes (review of Every Second Child, by Archie Kalokerinos, M.D. -- the link between infant death, vitamin C and immunizations); I Stand on the Fifth Commandment, by Rev. Jack Dancer (a humorous look at what we think about what we eat); Interview with John Athey, by Steven Wm. Fowkes (what one AIDS patient did to achieve remission).