Metamucil And Weight Loss: Review of Research

Have you seen the Metamucil commercial featuring Michael Strahan of the “Live With Kelly and Michael” morning TV show? In the commercial, Michael says that Metamucil “helps me feel fuller between meals.” He called it “The Meta Effect.” If you’re like me, you may have wondered when Metamucil became a weight loss supplement. I became […]

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Vemma Bode Shake: Does It Help Weight Loss?

The Vemma website says that the Bode (pronounced “Body”) meal replacement shake is “a one-of-a-kind, nutrient-dense meal replacement designed to feed your body’s 63 trillion cells with the perfect balance of protein, carbohydrates and healthy fats, to transform and achieve a healthy weight.” That’s a mouthful to say the least, but, let’s cut to the […]

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NootroBrain Critical Review of Research

NootroBrain is said to be a “groundbreaking nootropic cognitive enhancer that delivers improved focus, productivity, speech & memory.” It’s website also states that it contains ingredients that have been “clinically tested and proven to show an increase in focus, memory, mood, and mental capabilities.” Who doesn’t want that! Theoretically, anything that could do this might […]

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Plexus Slim ProBio5: Review of Research

“Do you suffer from sugar cravings, inexplicable fatigue or bloating, anxiety or a “brain fog”? Fortunately, ProBio5 provides a solution to many of today’s “mystery” symptoms.” Those are some of the words used to describe the Plexus Slim ProBio5 supplement. Interestingly weight loss is not specifically mentioned in this list, although I wanted to review […]

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Amacari: Critical Review of Research and Claims

Is Amacari  “The secret of the Amazon?” Is the Camu Berry  the “miracle fruit of super fruits?” These were some of the words used to describe this supplement whose infomercial I watched on TV recently. Amacari (pronounced “am-ah-sorry”) is touted to be not only an antioxidant but also possessing both anti-inflammatory and anti aging effects. […]

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Super Beta Prostate: Crictical Review Based on Science

In TV commercials, football great, Joe Theismann, states his “aging prostate was giving me fits” until he started taking Super Beta Prostate, after which he said, “now I don’t have to go to the bathroom as often and I usually sleep through the night.” TV commercials featuring actor, William Devane  have said similar stuff. Commercials […]

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Plexus Boost: Review of Ingredients, Research and Side Effects

According to the Plexus Website, Plexus Slim Boost “is an alternative companion to Plexus Slim” containing a “thermogenic blend of ingredients.” Thermogenic means stimulant.  When I became aware of the ingredients in this product, I got curious and I wanted to investigate  what ingredients in Plexus Boost are stimulants as well as which ingredients have […]

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