Category Archives: General Health

Protect Yourself From Radiation With Flaxseeds

We are bombarded every day by harmful radiation and, shockingly, nearly half of our radiation exposure in the U.S. comes from medical tests like X-rays and CT scans. The balance comes from radiation in the earth, radon gas and radiation from space. And many worry about fallout from disasters like the meltdown at the Fukushima ...

Thousands Of U.K. Doctors Are Putting Patients On ‘Death Lists’ And Denying Them Treatment

The face of government-run socialized medicine just keeps getting uglier in Britain, where as many as 3,000 doctors are set to place many thousands more patients on so-called "death registers" where they are ultimately denied treatment - all to save a buck. Or in this case, a pound. Being placed on the registers means those patients have ...

15 Things To Start Doing For Yourself

Not long ago we published an article called 15 Things To Stop Doing To Yourself. The article was all about outlining the tendencies many of us have that can make life more complicated and difficult. Things we do to ourselves that we have full control over. That article inspired this new one that will focus ...

What Is The World Health Organization?

The World Health Organization, or WHO, was officially established in 1948 by the United Nations. It was created with the goal of standardizing international health policies and practices to achieve "the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health." WHO is the organization behind the curtain (or one of such) that pushes flouridation ...

7 Ways Probiotics DETOXIFY Your Body

You've probably heard the buzz already about the many health benefits of probiotics, a word which literally translates to: pro- "for" + biotics "life" -- FOR LIFE.  But did you know that these remarkable commensal microorganisms, which outnumber our bodily cells 10 to 1, and contribute over 95% of our body's total genetic information, also ...

Pregnant? Live Near Crops Sprayed With Pesticides?

You might want to move. A study published last month in Environmental Health Perspectives shows that babies whose moms lived within a mile of crops treated with widely used pesticides were more likely to develop autism. According to the research, mothers who lived less than one mile from fields treated with organophosphate pesticides during pregnancy were ...

Do Cholesterol Drugs Have Men By Their Gonads?

Cholesterol-lowering agents in the statin drug class have long been linked with erectile dysfunction and low testosterone -- effects that compromise more than just a man's general sense of well-being and physical health, but his ego as well. Now, a new study on statins and male fertility has found for the first time that this cholesterol-lowering ...

End Menopause Night Sweats Just By Changing Your Comforter

By Meggie Haneckow “85% of women in North America experience some form of night sweats during perimenopause and menopause and approximately 50% of women continue to experience night sweats for years after.” Sleep interrupting night sweats can affect men and women of all ages, but as these unpleasant experiences are such a common occurrence during menopause in women ...

No Sex Required: Body Cells Transfer Genetic Info Directly Into Sperm Cells, Amazing Study Finds

A revolutionary new study reveals that the core tenet of classical genetics is patently false, and by implication: what we do in this life -- our diet, our mindset, our chemical exposures -- can directly impact the DNA and health of future generations. A paradigm shifting new study titled, "Soma-to-Germline Transmission of RNA in Mice Xenografted ...

A Radically New Understanding Of Alzheimer’s Disease Causes And Cures

Alzheimer's disease is expanding unchecked throughout the modern world, despite billions spent annually on pharmaceutical interventions. Could the calcification of the brain play a role? Despite the multi-billion dollar successes of conventional pharmacological interventions for Alzheimer's disease, lackluster treatment outcomes have revealed them to be an abject failure. The ongoing hypothesis for the past few decades ...

The Best And Worst Sleeping Positions And How They Affect Your Health

It has been said that we spend about 1/3 of our lives sleeping. Since we know sleeping is quite important for our health, physical body, mental function and overall mood, it’s important we get good sleep. Having trouble with sleep can be caused by a number of things ranging from a bad mattress, a room ...

Could This Popular Pain-Killer Be Causing Celiac Disease?

A new study published in the American Journal of Physiology reveals that a popular NSAID drug known as indomethacin may be triggering celiac disease in those who eat gluten-containing foods such as wheat. Titled, "Gliadin intake alters the small intestinal mucosa in indomethacin-treated HLA-DQ8 transgenic mice," the animal study concluded that the protein gliadin (one of ...

Prepper Preparedness: Personal Fitness And Health

The older I get, the more I value the importance of good health and good physical fitness as it relates to long term survival.  After huffing and puffing during a recent hike up 800 feet, I realized that the time had come to reassess my personal health and fitness goals and to bone up on ...

The Heat Is On: How To Stay Cool Without Air Conditioning

It’s heatwave time again! All across the country, the mercury is climbing…and staying there, way up at the top of the thermometer.  But running an air conditioner at full blast to combat the heat can be very expensive, and for those of us on a budget, the resulting bill can be crippling. So what is a family ...

GMO Insulin Causes Type 1 Diabetes In Type 2 Diabetics, Study Finds

A groundbreaking new study finds synthetic (GMO) insulin is capable of rapidly producing type 1 diabetes in type 2 diabetics. Last year, we reported on the dangers of insulin therapy for type 2 diabetics, following the publication of a study comprised of almost 85,000 type 2 diabetic patients that found insulin monotherapy doubled their risk of ...

How X-Ray Mammography Is Accelerating The Epidemic Of Cancer

While a growing body of research now suggests that x-ray mammography is causing more harm than good in the millions of women who subject themselves to breast screenings, annually, without knowledge of their true health risks, the primary focus has been on the harms associated with over-diagnosis and over-treatment, and not the radiobiological dangers of ...

Ovarian Cancer: What We Think We Know May Harm Us

What do we really know about ovarian cancer risk and the 'gene mutations' considered largely responsible for increasing it? The answer is quite surprising and opens up the possibility for a radical change in how we diagnosis and treat the most lethal gynecological cancer in existence.  Ovarian cancer strikes fear into the hearts of women, ...