From the Desk of Spencer Thornton, MD
Tuesday, February 03, 2015
Sometimes I feel that I am behind the curve; that everyone knows more about a subject than I. But that is changing. A good friend of mine suggested that I add an app called TED to my iPhone and iPad a few months ago, and it changed my life.
Tuesday, January 06, 2015
In studying nutritional therapy for the eyes I’ve learned a few things about the body and stress.
Sunday, September 07, 2014
Psychologists tell us that familiarity, not fact, is the main reason individuals use most products. Marketing gurus tell us that it takes half a dozen exposures to an advertisement before anyone will actually try a new product.
Friday, February 06, 2015
According to recent information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Americans, on average, only eat about one serving of fruit and one or two servings of vegetables on a typical day.
Friday, January 30, 2015
Zinc supplementation continues to be controversial and Biosyntrx follows this science closely.
Friday, January 23, 2015
In developing a second patented three layer tear-film-specific formula for oral administration, the female lead Biosyntrx science team included the nutrient co-factors suggested necessary to address dry eye syndrome by physiologic rather than pharmacological means.
Biosyntrx Sunday Morning
Monday, February 23, 2015
Today's Sunday Morning Stop at the Intersection of Science, Art, Music and Humanities will focus on social psychologist Professor Daniel Gilbert's Harvard research, which suggests that bad things don't affect us as profoundly as we ex...
Sunday, February 15, 2015
I have loved reading and listening to beat poets most of my adult life, including Rod McKuen. He frequently sang his poems like other poets of note, including the 18th century seminal figure in the history of poetry, William Blake. ...
Sunday, February 08, 2015
When the subject of the best-selling trilogy, Fifty Shades of Grey comes up in polite dinner party conversation, I find that many people initially say they have not read any of them, then before conversations end, c...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Dr. Loren Cordain is one of my most favorite nutrition scientists and the foremost published authority on the evolutionary basis of diet, disease and Paleolithic nutrition.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
This week’s Ophthalmic Women Leaders (OWL) annual board meeting in Steamboat Springs, CO brings back memories of the five years I spent living full-time in Tahoe C...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Watching the New England weather reports and thinking of our friends and colleagues in that area stimulated the Biosyntrx recipe team to pull together a quick and easy cold-weather stew guaranteed to stick to your ribs, as many of our grandmothers said of some stews.
Friday, February 13, 2015
There are two types of exercises that are important for building and maintaining bone density: weight-bearing and muscle-strengthening exercises.Weight-bearing Exercises
Thursday, September 18, 2014
David Amess, the Biosyntrx VP of Operations, summited Pikes Peak on September 6, 2014, along with eight other Colorado Springs asthmatics. They began the climb long before dawn at 6,600 feet and reached the 14,114 foot peak in six and one half hours. David’s passionate commitment to the three pillars of health: diet, nutritional compounds (supplements)...
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Janice Joy is one of our fabulous customer service representatives, as well as the accounting assistant to our VP of Operations. Janice takes Alan Watts advice seriously about the only way to make sense out of change is by plunging in, moving with it, and joining the dance.