What is a ‘whole food’ supplement?

What is a ‘whole food’ supplement, and how is it different from any other supplement? A new survey conducted annually for 15 years now under the auspices of the Council for Responsible Nutrition, finds that 68 percent of U.S. adults take nutritional supplements; 50 percent regularly. But it is likely that many of them don’t […]

Eating garlic can prevent lung cancer, according to Chinese study

Eating garlic twice a week can cut the chances of lung cancer by almost half, according to research published online in the journal Cancer Prevention Research. In the study, Chinese researchers determined those who ate raw garlic at least twice a week cut the risk of lung cancer by 44 per cent. Moreover, the reduction […]

U. S. woman obesity increasing fastest of all

U.S. woman obesity is increasing at a greater rate than any other gender or age group, according to a report in Time.com. A new study published recently in JAMA says that weight gain in men has plateaued while the obesity rates in women has steadily climbed. The most recent years analyzed were 2o13-2014. Researchers found that […]

Chinese hospitals announce huge reduction in antibiotics use

Back in 1994, in the book The Coming Plague, health and science writer Laurie Garrett warned that “improper use of antibiotics” would lead to the rise of an era of superbugs—bacteria that have become immune to the antibiotics used to treat them. Today the future seems to have arrived. The mainstream medical industry is finally […]

CDC forced to admit thimerosal vaccine/autism link

After more than a dozen years and a hundred Freedom of Records Act (FOIA) requests, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has been forced to admit the thimerosal vaccine/autism link. Long suppressed documents which were part of a study conducted two decades ago have finally been made available. And they definitely show a thimerosal vaccine/autism link. Thimerosal is a 50 […]

Corn—the great and the grim

Corn—the great and the grim—has been cultivated for up to 8,000 years. The Aztecs, Mayans, Incas, Olmecs and many other ancient Indian tribes of the Americas depended upon and revered the ‘corn gods’,’ corn mothers’ or’ corn maidens,’ deities of maize. And, thousands of years later, who among us has not enjoyed the fresh new crops of […]

Dietary supplements may help those suffering from migraines

Though millions suffer from debilitating migraines, getting to the root cause has alluded scientists for generations. Now a promising study has demonstrated that one important link may be nutrient deficiencies that could be addressed with nutritional supplements. In the study, conducted at the headache center at Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center,  a high percentage of children, […]

Sulfur the miracle mineral

“Sulfur is ubiquitous in the Universe and essential to all life forms that we know.” –NASA.org In a normal body sulfur should be the third most abundant mineral, after calcium and phosphorus. It is often referred to as ‘the fourth major nutrient’ as sulfur is required for the proper structure and biological activities of the […]

Fluoride is officially a neurotoxin

Fluoride is officially a neurotoxin, classified as such by what is called the world’s leading medical journal, The Lancet. The movement to prevent and/or remove industrial sodium fluoride from the world’s water supply that was forced on communities by governments, has been growing for years. And now this years-long movement by natural health advocates worldwide has been confirmed by […]

Fish Die-off accelerating

Fish die-off is accelerating. There have always been marine die-offs, but nothing like the rate we are seeing today. Millions upon millions of dead sea creatures amounting to tons of carcasses are washing up on beaches all over the world. In Chile, which is almost all coast with once beautiful beaches, those beaches are now so […]