Ian Jaquiss (right), shown here teaching the fine points of hand-cycling, credits his good health to carefully monitoring his diet.

Ian Jaquiss (right), shown here teaching the fine points of hand-cycling, credits his good health to carefully monitoring his diet.

In the United States, drugs are king. I’m talking about pharmaceutical drugs that promise to cure everything from the sniffles to cancer. When sick, the first thing we do is seek a medicinal solution from somewhere out there — some product we can swallow or apply to our bodies and wait for the magical chemical ingredien