Taurine is no Bull! The Benefits of The Wonder Molecule

Taurine may be one of the most important amino acids for our body. Although quite popular in energy drinks, unless you're a hard core athlete, you may know very little about this "Wonder Molecule." While popular for boosting performance in athletes, Taurine is essential in boosting heart health, brain health, and liver health. With it's … Continue reading Taurine is no Bull! The Benefits of The Wonder Molecule

Study Points to More Effective Treatment than IV Infusions for Low Blood Volume in OI, POTS

The study revealed that both saline and ORS are effective in the short term treatment of OI. However, the ORS, with it's combination of sugars, potassium and sodium, was proven to be even more effective than the saline. While simple sodium can help raise blood volume, ORS still seems to be the better option, according to this study. Better yet, ORS is readily available, as well as affordable and it doesn't require a visit to an infusion center or the use of ports and is obviously much less invasive, providing fewer risks than any venipuncture.