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L-theanine calms dogs, according to veterinary behaviorist

L-theanine calms dogs, according to Dr. John Ciribassi, a veterinary behaviorist and co-editor of “Decoding Your Dog: The Ultimate Experts Explain Common Dog Behaviors and Reveal How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Ones” (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, New York, NY, 2014; $27). Dr. Ciribassi recommends ANXITANE,® a product containing Suntheanine,® a pure form of L-theanine produced […]

heart health

Seven heart health strategies

February is Heart Health Month, and holistic pharmacist Sherry Torkos, co-author of Saving Women’s Hearts, has written about seven surprising ways that you might start living a more heart-healthy lifestyle. “For too long, women have taken the “bikini approach” to their health, worrying about cancers of the breast and pelvic area. Yet heart disease is […]

ADHD

New York Times ADHD feature may give parents a reason to use Suntheanine as an alternative

A December 15 New York Times feature about the pharmaceutical industry’s influence on the rise of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) diagnoses and stimulant prescriptions may cause concerned parents to research alternatives such as Suntheanine. A study published in Alternative Medicine Review found that the ingredient safely helps children with ADHD to sleep better, which […]