Category Archives: Natural Health

How To Sharpen Razor Blades For The Long Term

These days I have been doing a lot of thinking about my daily hygiene and beauty routine as it relates to a long term survival situation.  I don’t want to appear frivolous but for me, feeling clean and looking nice are an important part of feeling good about myself in general.  I do not think ...

10 Awesome Ways To Preserve The WHOLE Peach

Peaches. Over the past two weeks, I’ve had my hands on 100 pounds of them. There’s a large orchard just down the road from me, where I buy “seconds” for canning. However, their seconds are about a kabillion times better than the hard, tasteless orbs you pick up at the grocery store, and they aren’t doused in ...

60+ Natural ALS Cures The “Ice Washing” Campaign Isn’t Funding!

  With $80,000,000 of your dollars raised, the ALS foundation openly admits only 27% of the funds go to ALS research, and sadly, virtually none of your donated money goes to already proven natural solutions. You've probably already heard about 'pinkwashing' -- breast cancer awareness months' most shameful cause-marketing campaign that paints pink anything from breast-cancer ...

The Grocery Store Rebellion: Here’s What We Ate During Week 2

We had some setbacks this week, but we’re hanging in there with our Grocery Store Rebellion. At the end of Week 2, we ran out of milk. After choking down coffee without fresh cream, I finally broke down and went to our local co-op and purchased milk. Yuck. I really hope that our dairy farmer gets ...

Home Remedies For Yellow Teeth

We live in an age that is almost ruled by coffee, which happens to be one of the biggest contributors to staining teeth and making them yellow. While step number one for whiter teeth would be to limit coffee intake, for some of us that may not be what we are ready for. So we’ve ...

Jumpstart Your Garden: Regrow Vegetable Food Scraps (VIDEO)

No matter what season you find yourself in or headed towards, a jumpstart in growing time is always useful to keep your organic vegetable garden producing (that’s one reason transplants are so commonly utilized). Melissa Melton and Aaron Dykes demonstrate how easy it can be to regrow food scraps from their leftover organic produce. If you can’t ...

The Multi-Tasker Carcinogen In Your Food

Science is great when scientists use it to manufacture products that make our lives easier. But science can sometimes be the worst culprit when it is misused to hide the dangers that some chemicals pose to human health. In the first article of this series, I demonstrated how easily chemicals get into the food supply ...

Brazil To Become A Global Organic Food Power

By: Adriana Michael, organicwellnessnews.com - Brazil is the fifth largest country in size, with a population of 199 million, and is the world’s sixth-largest economy with a GDP of around US$2.2 trillion. It is a member of the G20, the G7 and the BRICS countries. Over the past decade the South American nation has also become one of ...

Flu Shot Twice As Deadly For Seniors (VIDEO)

More flu vaccine propaganda debunked. ExperimentalVaccines Large trial finds high-dose flu shot beneficial for seniors High-Dose Flu Vaccine More Effective In Elderly, Vanderbilt-Led Study Shows High-Dose Flu Vaccine May Better Protect the Elderly Clinical Trials 740 Fluzone Senior Studies A Study of Fluzone® High-Dose Vaccine Fluzone Insert FDA Experimental Vaccine Homepage 32 Flu Shot Dangers Videos and Article links Vaccine Exemption Forms 

Ice Buckets: NOT The Cure For ALS

Let's stop pretending like pouring ice on ourselves means anything until we can acknowledge the research that some of the causes and cures for ALS already exist -- none of them involving pharmaceutical intervention. The ALS Association's 'Ice Bucket Challenge,' as of the writing of this article, has grossed over 41 million dollars in donations, which ...

The Austerity Diaries: The “Whole Buffalo” Theory Of Food Economics

In Native American lore, it is often said that hunters made use of the entire animal that they had killed in order to respect the sacrifice that sustained them. They considered the buffalo to be sacred, and felt it was an offense to be wasteful.  They ate anything edible; used the hides for shelters, shoes, ...

New PSA: “Because Fluoride!” (VIDEO)

The same government that has no problem legalizing all kinds of chemicals that wreak havoc on your entire body…really cares about your teeth. A lot. Enough to add chemical byproducts from fertilizer manufacturing to your water for you whether you like it or not. For your teeth. They don’t care enough about you to add, ...

Michigan Loses ‘Right To Farm’ This Week: A Farewell To Backyard Chickens And Beekeepers

Michigan residents lost their “right to farm” this week. This is a new ruling by the Michigan Commission of Agriculture and Rural Development. Gail Philburn of the Michigan Sierra Club told Michigan Live, the new changes “effectively remove Right to Farm Act protection for many urban and suburban backyard farmers raising small numbers of animals.” ...

Chemical Reality: The Nastiest Of The Nasty

In the first part of this series, I concentrated on describing the two main definitions of food that most people use to guide their eating habits. I also began laying down the ground for a detailed description of pesky ingredients that are present in our ‘food’ even though they are not supposed to be there. As ...

20 All Purpose Remedies Using Essential Oils

The use of essential oils for wellness and healing seems to be catching everyone’s attention these days.  This is true not only in the prepping and homesteading world, but in the mainstream world of traditional medicine as well. While it is easy to recommend using essential oils for whatever ails you, the question of which essential ...

Chemical Reality: What You Eat Is Not What You Need

The following is the first part in a series of articles that will focus attention on the food industry’s success in making people believe that processed and packaged products can pass as food. In this article, I will attempt to bring attention to the definitions of food we know and start unmasking the pesky ingredients ...

Antibacterial Soap Exposes Health Workers To High Triclosan Levels

UCSF-led study finds exposure to hormone disruptor from soap exceeds that from toothpaste. Handwashing with antibacterial soap exposes hospital workers to significant and potentially unsafe levels of triclosan, a widely-used chemical currently under review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, according to a study led by researchers from UC San Francisco. Triclosan, a synthetic antibacterial agent, ...