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From the Desk of Spencer Thornton, MD

Too Tired to Exercise?

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

In studying nutritional therapy for the eyes I’ve learned a few things about the body and stress. 

Marketing Supplements

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.

The Latest on Fats

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Recommendations from the US Department of Agriculture, FDA, and other “authorities” appear to change like the story line in the soap opera As the World Turns.

Friday Pearls

Zinc & AMD: The Statisticians' Battle

Friday, January 30, 2015

Zinc supplementation continues to be controversial and Biosyntrx follows this science closely.

Bullseye For Dry Eye

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.

1st Biosyntrx Thornton Humanitarian Award

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Biosyntrx has announced that the company will present Jeff Rutgard, MD, the first Biosyntrx Thornton Humanitarian Award on January 18 at the 2015 Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting (Grand Wailea Hotel, Maui, HI). The award will be presented during the Hawaiian Eye Foundation portion of the Sunday morning session.

Biosyntrx Sunday Morning

Rothko: Abstract Expressionism

Sunday, February 01, 2015

Silence can be so accurate. —Mark 

Joshua Bell: The Making of Bach

Sunday, January 25, 2015

“ Bach...the immortal God of harmony”—Ludwig van BeethovenThe following copy is from Joshua ...

Ukulele Europa: Slack Key Show

Sunday, January 25, 2015

The Slack Hawaiian Eye continuing medical education meeting also demands that respectful attention be paid to serious ukulele artistry. 

Tasty Tuesday

Classic French Beef Stew (Standing with France)

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Biosyntrx Wholeheartedly Stands with France Today we present a classic French beef stew that you can easily make at home in show of support. There’s nothing better than enjoying a lovely warm meal similar to one you might order in a bistro on a cold winter evening in Paris, served with a glass of elegant house red wine.

Cold Weather Clam Chowder

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Lest you think we are fixated on our new Ninja cooking system, this clam chowder recipe from Cooking Light is the perfect stay-warm, nutrient-dense, quick and easy January meal, particularly if you live in a part of the country with freezing or below temperatures.

Vietnamese Spring Rolls

Monday, December 29, 2014

With good friends...and good food on the board...we may well ask, when shall we live if not now?  —​M.F.K. Fisher from, "The Art of Eating."


Reaching the Summit

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)...

One Way to Cope With Empty Nest

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.

St. Mary's Falls Trail- Colorado Springs, CO

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

  The Biosyntrx VP of Operations, David Amess, is an avid hiker, runner and advocate of staying physically fit at every age.  David and two of his friends did the gorgeous St. Mary's Falls trail on Sunday, July  20th.   David's co...