Sunday, December 30, 2012

My Interview with Dr. Mercola On Cholesterol, Vitamin K, Insulin, Blood Lipids, CT Scans, Calcification, and Heart Disease

by Chris Masterjohn, PhD

From a Christmas-celebrator to the rest of you, Merry Sixth Day of Christmas! I hope you're all enjoying whatever you might be celebrating during the season of expanding daylight and just plain enjoying life.

Dr. Mercola posted a video interview today that we had recorded a few weeks back, about cholesterol, vitamin K, insulin, blood lipids, CT scans, calcification, and heart disease. If you'd like to watch it, here it is!

Sunday, December 23, 2012

My New Article on Nutrient Synergy is Up on WestonAPrice.Org

by Chris Masterjohn, PhD

My new article from the Fall, 2012 issue of Wise Traditions, the quarterly journal of the Weston A. Price Foundation, is now up online! The article covers several examples of nutrient synergy: how methionine, B vitamins, and glycine interact to regulate methylation; how vitamins A, D and K interact to regulate growth and calcification; and how magnesium is universally important, with its regulation of calcium metabolism as an example. If you'd like to read it, you can find it here: