Category Archives: Toxins

Electronic Cigarettes Increase Nicotine Addiction

Electronic cigarettes increase the risk of nicotine addiction and consumption of conventional tobacco products, according to the Spanish Society of Pneumology and Thoracic Surgery (SEPAR). “Consuming electronic cigarettes means the smoker will spend less than when buying the conventional cigarettes. This, together with the strong growth and promotion of these products, is resulting in a significant increase ...

Our Food Supply: What You And Your Family Need To Know

  By: Isabelle Beenan | Natural Blaze - What does smoking have to do with our food supply? Allow me to draw a little analogy between the conventional tobacco industry and the conventional food supply industry. There is no need to rehash the whole tobacco industry debacle, other than to point out that morality and health do not ...

Artificial Fragrances Are Poison: 99 Reasons To Stop Wearing Perfume

By: Jill Ettinger | Organic Authority - We have a body odor problem in this country. But it’s not what you probably think. Yes, some of us stink pretty badly (thanks, Standard American Diet), but that’s not the problem. The issue is our relentless pursuit to cover up our body odor with artificial fragrances and perfumes. Somewhere ...

Coca Cola Company Wants You To Believe There Can Be A Healthy Coke

The multinational claims it will use a natural sweetener for diabetics to include in its range of low-calorie products Coca Cola is preparing to flood the market with a new drink that adds products to reduce calories. The pseudoscience used by Coke to support such a claim is based on the premise that what it calls a ...

40 Sneaky Names For MSG (Check Your Labels!)

By: John Douillard, naturalblaze.com - The dangers and prevalence of MSG will shock you! This flavor enhancer is linked to a host of health issues, including fibromyalgia, obesity, fatty liver, high insulin and blood sugar, high cholesterol, liver toxicity, metabolic syndrome, high blood pressure, disturbance to the gut-brain connection, neurological and brain damage. The danger lies in ...

The Answer To Superweeds? Superpoisons!

The U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA) has an answer for superweeds—and it’s called super poisons. Ignoring the public outcry and pleas by saner members of Congress, the USDA last week approved Dow’s new corn and soy crops, genetically engineered to withstand not one, but two poisons—a super-toxic, super-poison comprised of glyphosate, the key ingredient in Monsanto’s ...

Phthalates – The Silent Killer

The convenience of plastic in our everyday lives have no doubt made our lives easier. It contains our food, our water, and protects us. That said, have we considered how much it has poisoned us? As favorable as plastics are in our world, there are some concerns to address. Namely, the chemicals that are emitted from plastic ...

Research: Soy Accelerates Breast Cancer

By: Natasha Longo, PreventDisease Previous reports by several scientists in both reputable publications and cancer foundations have stressed the importance of soy to reduce breast cancer. Meanwhile there has been plenty of research to contradict these claims and completely oppose them. Researchers at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre in New York studying invasive breast cancer ...

EPA: “The Greatest Exposure To Toxic Chemicals Is Right Inside Our Own Homes.”

When one envisions clean dishes, they may think of pristine, sanitized dishes left without any reminisces of food. That’s not too much to ask… right? I doubt they would imagine that the soap residue from the store bought soap could be potentially dangerous. The FDA doesn’t mandate ingredient disclosure to household products. That means that what may ...

Fluoride, Fluoride, Everywhere: Sources Of And Remedies For This Ubiquitous Toxin

By: Makia Freeman, The Freedom Articles Fluoride has come to be exposed as being an industrial byproduct and an extremely toxic chemical with numerous documented negative health effects. Scientific studies have shown that these include arthritis, diabetes, endocrine disruption, gastrointestinal effects, hypersensitivity, kidney disease, male fertility, skeletal fluorosis and thyroid disease, as well as damage to ...

Men, Beware Of This Toxic Chemical In Your Food And Environment

The existence of toxic chemicals in our environment and especially in our food must be of grave concern to all. However, the fourth article of the Chemical Reality series is going to focus on a toxic substance that affects men in particular. Its name is Atrazine. It is produced by Big Chem, more especifically, Syngenta. If ...

How Fluoride Affects Consciousness And The Will To Act

By: Jordan Resnick, Conscious Reporter New evidence has linked fluoride and other chemicals to brain disorders. What other unknown effects might this industrial by-product added to our water supply have? An examination of water fluoridation’s shadowy history reveals potentially disturbing ramifications for human consciousness. Recent research has brought the controversial practice of water fluoridation back into the spotlight, revealing links ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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, ...

Agent Orange Ticking Time Bomb

The clock is ticking on our last chance to stop a ticking time bomb. On August 6 (2014), the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), over the objections of 50 members of Congress, and more than 500,000 citizens, scientists, farmers and health professionals, moved one step closer to approving Dow’s new Enlist "Agent Orange" brand soy and ...