Archive for the 'men’s health' Category

Tea and Onions Beat Wine

© Eric Yarnell, ND, Jan 2013 Red wine is widely touted as a healthy beverage rich in antioxidant proanthocyanidins (which are short chains of flavonoids hooked together). However, one small study in adult men showed that in fact they absorbed far more of these healthy compounds from black tea or onions than red wine (de […]

Botanical aromatase inhibitors

Last updated Feb 2013. Numerous herbal medicines have been reported to inhibit aromatase. The following is a list of reports of herbal aromatase inhibitors (also called botanical aromatase inhibitors) for easy reference. Note that these are in vitro or animal studies and thus cannot be directly extrapolated to human beings. Any human studies that are […]

Video Interview on Prostate Health

This is a July 30, 2007 recording of a live call-in show I was on regarding prostate health. Watch it for free any time by clicking on the link below. Naturopathic Perspective: Prostate Health

Radio Interview on Men’s Health

I was recently interviewed by Lauren Noel, ND of San Diego on her radio show online, and you can listen in to the recording of it now. We discussed prostate health and problems, sexual dysfunction, and many other topics, all from a naturopathic perspective of course. Check it out here.

Hernias: Surgery or Not?

Last updated 11 Jan 2011 Inguinal hernias are quite common in men. They occur in the groin area and are well-known to be associated with improper lifting technique. A hernia of this type is when a piece of small intestines moves through a weakness in the muscular wall of the body. Most do not cause […]