25 Feb

How Scientific is Science?

doug-thumbnail-sample5 AP reports-It turns out this year's flu shot is doing a startlingly dismal job of protecting older people, the most vulnerable age group.

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04 Jul

Should You Take an Antibiotic?

Michael Smith Blog - Know The Cause I remember being around three years old and going to the pediatrician for ear aches. As young boy, I had ear aches so often that I wound up having tubes put in my ears. 

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04 Jul

Are Antibiotics Making You Fat?

Michael Smith Blog - Know The Cause It is no secret at this point that antibiotics probably cause as many problems as they purportedly solve. Antibiotics seem to be prescribed for almost everything; it is this wanton use of the drugs that has led to the rise in cases of Methicilin-resistant Staphylococcus auras, or MRSA, among other bugs that were once easily nuked by the antibiotic class of drugs. 

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04 Jul

Antibiotics and Premature Babies

Michael Smith Blog - Know The Cause Doug sent me THIS story earlier today. This story hit close to home; my brother was born premature. While it doesn't seem to have set him back at all (he just recently graduated the University of Texas with a degree in psychology), being born premature puts these kids at risk for all kinds of health problems, both right after they are born and later on in life. 

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Michael Smith Blog - Know The Cause The purpose of KTC and this website is to act as a resource. We strive to give you information so that you and your family can experience better health. We strongly believe that through diet, proper exercise and supplementation, people can achieve vitality and avoid disease, from the very annoying to the very serious. 

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