General Health

Millions Wrongly Treated For 'Cancer,' National Cancer Institute Panel Confirms

A devastating new report commissioned by the National Cancer Institute reveals that our 40-year long ‘War on Cancer’ has been waged against a vastly misunderstood ‘enemy,’ that in many cases represented no threat to human health whatsoever. If you have been following our advocacy work on cancer, particularly in connection with the dark side of

Drug-Free Burgers?

You’ve heard the pundits talk about a drug-free society. But what about a drug-free hamburger? As health officials sound the alarm about antibiotic resistance caused by the overuse of antibiotics in meat production, a few fast-food chains are taking steps to clean up their acts. But overall, when it comes to getting antibiotics out of

4 Reasons Your Brain Is Foggy

Toxins are all around us, and while we already know how harmful they can be to the body, have you stopped to think about what they can do to the brain? Studies suggest neurotoxins impede brain development in kids, something that might also lead to ADHD, autism, or Parkinson’s later in life. [1] [2] Keeping

4 Things That Cause Hair Loss

Genetics is seen as the biggest factor in hair loss, but the fact is many other factors also play a role. [1] [2] Some of these factors are actually under your control. Just what can you do to promote healthy hair? While there is no research to suggest that you can reverse hair loss by

One Little-Known Mistake That Keeps Millions Overweight

More than two-thirds of all Americans are overweight. And right now, more than 108 million Americans are on a diet. The average dieter makes four or five attempts each year, yet less than one percent of these attempts actually results in long-term weight loss. Before we continue, it should be noted that the issue of weight

Do Hidden Opiates In Our Food Explain Food Addictions?

Food addictions are not strictly “psychological” problems, but have a hard-wired, organic component.  Many of the most commonly consumed foods in Western culture actually contain narcotic properties associated with the presence of psychoactive chemicals that bind to opioid receptors in the nervous system.  These peptides are so powerful that researchers block their action with drugs

What You Need To Know About Using Old Drugs For Survival

When it comes to survival medicine, I make no claim of being an expert.  I am, after all, a mere layman with no medical training.  On the other hand, I do possess a good deal of common sense so when something seems a bit off, I do my own research and make decisions based upon

How Eating Kimchi Prevents Lethal Cancer

Kimchi is one of the world’s most popular fermented foods, but did you know that eating it daily can significantly impact your cancer risk?  A new study published in the journal Oncotarget titled, “Dietary prevention of Helicobacter pylori-associated gastric cancer with kimchi,” is the latest example of how a simple dietary intervention can make a

How Antibiotics Disrupt Intestinal Flora

The Harvard Medical School report that antibiotic side effects can last up to 42 days after the last dose. [1] You’re probably familiar with many of these side effects: diarrhea, irritable bowels, bloating, and even constipation. What you don’t see are aggressive and dangerous bacteria, like Clostridium difficile, E. coli, H. pylori, and a fungus

The Health Benefits Of Tienchi Ginseng Root

If you’re familiar with natural health, chances are you’ve heard about ginseng. But do you know that there are different types of ginseng? Also called Panax notiginseng, Tienchi ginseng promotes health and energy in a similar fashion as American ginseng, Eleuthero, and Jiaogulan. It should be noted, however, that it works very differently from other

Mammography Is Harmful And Should Be Abandoned, Review Concludes

“I believe that if screening had been a drug, it would have been withdrawn from the market long ago.” ~ Peter C Gøtzsche With Breast Cancer Awareness Month just around the corner, a new study promises to undermine the multi-billion dollar cause-marketing orgy that shepherds millions of women into having their breasts scanned for cancer with

Health Benefits Of Ginseng Eleuthero

Chinese healers have prized eleuthero–or Eleutherococcus senticosus, also known as Siberian ginseng–for thousands of years. Though it’s not a “true” ginseng, it possesses adaptogenic properties and has a well-established reputation as an energy enhancer and brain booster. Recent research reveals it does a lot more. Let’s take a closer look at this powerful herb. What

Killer Back Pain? Four Techniques To Avoid Surgery

By: Anica | According to one report, at least 30 million people have some form of lower back pain. Lower back pain is not only one of the most common reasons for people missing work, but also the leading cause of workplace disability. There are many causes of back pain, such as arthritis, obesity, injuries

Extreme Raw-Fooding: The Final Word On Food As Medicine

By: Noah James Hittner | © 2014 Personal Training on the Net—Republished with permission by Personal Training on the Net: INTRODUCTION: Defining: “Optimal Physical Health” Regardless of whether our discussion is about athletics and fitness, or health and wellness, the undeniable fact of the matter is this: Our bodies are—and can only be—made-up of what

Does It Matter How Late We Eat?

Some may reason that it shouldn’t matter how late we eat just as long as the calories we consume are within range of what our bodies need. However, eating late affects the body in a different way than eating a larger meal at mid-day. Calories that are consumed at night are usually not processed as

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