1 Which of the following has been shown to dramatically lower mortality in septic pediatric patients?
Intravenous vitamin C with hydrocortisone and vitamin B1
Recent research has demonstrated an intravenous protocol of vitamin C, hydrocortisone and vitamin B1 lowers mortality in septic pediatric patients, from 28% to 9% in the first 30 days. Learn more.
Bolus dose of vitamin D
2 Who paid for Maine's “No on 1” TV ad campaign, which seeks to uphold the 2019 law that abolishes religious and philosophical vaccine exemptions?
Private donors, mostly residents of Maine
Maine's “No on 1” campaign has spent $476,000 on misleading television ads, yet reports raising only $56,000 in donations. The remainder was paid by vaccine manufacturers, which will profit from keeping the vaccine mandate in place. Learn more.
Arabic oil tycoons
3 Which of the following is responsible for a majority (more than half) of all unintentional drug poisonings in children under the age of 5?
Caregivers giving the wrong dosage of a prescribed drug
Leaving pills out in the open, on counters or nightstands
Storing drugs in containers other than the original childproof packaging
Recent research shows 51.5% of unintentional drug poisoning cases in children involved drugs accessed as a result of having been removed from its original childproof packaging. Learn more.
Spilling pills and failing to pick them all up
4 Which of the following best describes a heart attack?
Sudden onset of stabbing pain in the center of the chest that lasts up to 10 seconds
Intense fear and a sense of impending doom
Hyperventilation, trembling, sweating and heart palpitations
Pressure, fullness or aching in the chest that escalates, reaching maximum severity after a few minutes, and radiates into other areas such as arms, abdomen, back, neck or jaw
The chest pain associated with a heart attack will typically start as a feeling of pressure, fullness or aching that escalates, reaching maximum severity after a few minutes. The pain will often radiate the chest into other areas, such as one or both arms, abdomen, back, shoulders, neck, throat or jaw. Learn more.
5 Which of the following will promote your muscles' sensitivity to protein signals, allowing you to optimize muscle building?
Exercising before eating a protein-rich meal
Exercising before you eat a protein-rich meal boosts your muscles' sensitivity to protein signals, allowing you to optimize muscle building. Learn more.
Avoiding carbohydrate-protein combinations
Resting before eating a protein-rich meal
Eating a protein-rich meal before exercising
6 Which of the following may worsen EMF damage from cellphones and other wireless devices by creating excess superoxide?
Eating a high-fat diet
Eating a carbohydrate-rich processed food diet
When you aren't burning fat for fuel (which creates excess superoxide) and then get exposed to EMFs, a perfect storm of DNA and cellular protein and membrane destruction is triggered. The inability to burn fat for fuel is primarily the result of eating a carbohydrate-rich processed food diet. Learn more.
Time-restricted eating or longer fasting
Using molecular hydrogen
7 Which of the following plants makes for an inexpensive yet highly nutritious animal feed when it's fermented?
The Via Organica farm in Mexico is promoting a novel way to produce inexpensive yet highly nutritious animal feed made from native agave plants. Learn more.