Heavy tea drinkers have lowest blood pressure in French study

In what will no doubt prove to be controversial research, a 10-year study by French scientists showed that tea and coffee drinkers generally had lower blood pressure than those who drank little or none of the popular drinks. In the study, heavy tea drinkers had the lowest blood pressure and pulse pressure when compared to […]

Monsanto throws in the towel on GM seeds in Europe

The UK Telegraph reported this week that Monsanto is withdrawing all European Union applications for approval of new genetically modified crop seeds. In an article by Christopher Hope, a company spokesman frankly stated that the giant manufacturer has reached the limits of frustration at delays over clearing existing crops at the EU level. The European […]

Save America’s Pollinators Act Introduced

U.S. Reps. John Conyers (D-MI) and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) have introduced a bill (H.R. 2692) that has Capitol Hill buzzing. The bill, named Save America’s Pollinators Act, would suspend the use of all neonicotinoid pesticides until full reviews of the scientific evidence and extensive field studies have been conducted. As usual, the U.S., with its […]

Eating fish lowers cardiovascular disease in women

Young women may reduce their risk of developing cardiovascular disease simply by eating more fish. So says brand new research reported in Hypertension: Journal of the American Heart Association. The amazing health benefit of fish is linked to the fact that fish is rich is omega-3 fatty acids. This particular study was conducted on Danish […]

GM lab animals now outnumber natural lab animals in UK

For the first time ever, reported the Independent, UK, more genetically modified animals than regular animals are used for scientific research in Britain. According to Kitty Taylor, head of science at the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection, the sharp rise in the creation of GM animals is especially disturbing. “Such research raises strong ethical concerns […]

More fruits and veggies, more days on earth

In a recent study, researchers from the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden analyzed the diets of more than 70,000 midle-aged men and women across a 13-year period. They found that people who ate five portions of vegetables a day lived an average 37 months longer than those people who never ate fruit and vegetables. The “never” group […]

Giant fraud of U.S.health and well-being exposed to the world

What do the people of Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the Netherlands and UK have in common? They are all healthier and live longer than citizens of the U.S. (though UK follows close behind us.) A short posting on this blog Feb. 5 reported the conclusions of an […]

Director of Centers for Disease Control admits Pharma narcotics out of control

The dangers of Big Pharma painkillers have become so alarming that even Dr. Tom Frieden,  directors of the Centers for Disease Control, has spoken out, said Elizabeth Renter, writing in Naturalsociety.com. Renter quoted Dr. Frieden, who sharply criticized U.S. doctors for putting people at risk of addiction and overdose through their liberal and unrestrained painkiller […]

U.S. Government and military tracking anti-GMO activists?

Could it really be true that the U.S. Government and military  are using the taxpayers’ own money to spy on them and interfere with their food choices? Food? Germany’s largest daily newspaper says so. The front page article of the 7/13/13 issue of Suddeutsche Zeitung featured the results of an extensive investigative report. The investigation […]

Non-GMO Project provides verified list of real health brands

Shoppers sincerely seeking the safest and most nutritious foods for their families confront shelf after shelf of products claiming to be all natural. Unfortunately, “all natural” is a phrase that  is that is overused and often deceptive as companies jump on the bandwagon  to promote their ‘health foods,’ which are frequently not health foods at all. […]