The Latest In health And Wellness News To Keep You Informed On Current Topics
January 7, 2019
After spending 26 years in the agricultural industry Caius Rommens, a former team leader at Monsanto, initially believed his GM potatoes were flawless.
He has since has addressed what he describes as “his own bias” regarding the safety of these potatoes. Now he is speaking out. read more
January 7, 2019
Taking proactive due diligence as it pertains to the safety of certain types of diabetes medications may be a very wise, and possibly life saving, choice.
An assistant professor of general internal medicine and geriatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (Dr. Matthew O’Brien) has authored a study providing strong evidence that two second-class diabetes drugs are putting patients at high risk for heart attack. Read more
September 18, 2018
6000 samples obtained from random slaughterhouses across the country by the Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) between October 2015 and September 2016 then analyzed by Consumer Reports scientists, showed that our meats are contaminated with four dangerous chemicals.
The FSIS doesn’t appear to be concerned with what they say are “minute amounts” of these chemicals, but are these levels safe? read more
September 12, 2018
Roughly 1.6 million deaths a year in the US are linked to diabetes as the causation. In comparison, about 610,000 a year die from cancer and another 610,000 succumb to heart disease (according to the World Health Organization).
Diabetes is also one of the main causes of blindness, heart attack, stroke, and amputation of lower limbs.
Making these two lifestyle adjustments could could go a long way towards preventing and or reversing a diabetic condition. read more
September 3, 2018
Recently a Harvard professor has debunked the health benefits of coconut oil, claiming that it is (in her own words) “pure poison and one of the worst foods you can eat.” Her dissertation has been accepted by the
Dr. Cutler explains in this piece why this is not true. The professor suggests that coconut oil is high in saturated fats which lead to heart disease. However, Dr. Cutler cites a study from the American Journal of Cardiology showing evidence that coconut oil raises your HDL (good cholesterol) levels and a high likelihood that men will live to be 85. Read more
By Editor, Natural Blaze
August 30, 2018
Researchers at the University of Illinois College and Engineering believe they have found a way to get tumeric’s most powerful active component “curcumin” into cancer cells. By combining curcumin and platinum the researchers claim that the two work together synergisticly in a way that demonstrates amazing anticancer properties. Read more
August 23, 2018
High blood pressure can be a serious matter and doing nothing to address it can have costly consequences. However, would you trade blood pressure/heart condition problems for something that could subjugate you to a higher risk of cancer?
The FDA has decreed a sweeping recall on blood pressure/heart medications that have a component called Valsartan.
One of the elements in this ingredient is N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA). Which has been used in the production of rocket fuel.
One could then see why ingesting a chemical that has the same active ingredient as in rocket fuel and has been listed by the EPA as probable carcinogen could likely have health repercussions like cancer. You think? read more
Researchers have discovered a symbiotic relationship between blueberries and grapes that could be effective in the decline of memory loss and aging when used together. Could these studies give credence to the suggestion that this one-two punch may inhibit memory loss (even spark neurogenesis) and slow aging?
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August 21, 2018
Researchers from St. Louis University found two cancer fighting compounds that work together. The researchers believe that this could possibly provide a viable remedy for curing colon cancer.
This cancer fighting tandem is curcumin (the active element in turmeric) and a compound found in milk thistle, known as silymarin. Cancer cells were tested in petri dish by applying the 2 compounds and they observed that the cancer cells had stopped multiplying.
Animal and human studies have not been conducted thus far but, are coming soon, according to this report. Read more
August 18, 2018
A natural medicine pharmacy was raided for allegedly selling food supplements without proper authorization. The Food and Drug Administration of the Philippines raided and shut down the Dr. Farrah Agustin-Bunch Natural Medical Center in Victoria, Tarlac on Friday due to the allegations.
The proprietors of the establishment say that the raid was illegal and added that due process was not followed. When alphabet agencies such as this take these type of despotic measures it makes me wonder what is the M.O and who are the real criminals.
Question: Would it be a stretch to suggest that these federal regulators are in the pockets of the big pharma machine?
August 14, 2018
Since 1995 the chicken pox vaccine (also known as the varicella vaccine) has been in the vaccine schedule for babies age 12 to 15 months. Due to it’s shoddy effectiveness since then, it has been recommended that children from age 4 to 6 get a booster shot.
Prior to the introduction of this vaccine, very few adults were getting shingles as they were exposed to natural chickenpox in their communities and thus had immunity from the threat of shingles.
Researchers in Belgium concluded published findings showing that children vaccinated at about 1 year of age had double the risk of contracting shingles by age 31 to 40. read more
August 13, 2018
A California jury has ruled that Monsanto must pay $289 million for not warning of the risk of cancer associated with it’s top weed killer Roundup. Over 5000 more lawsuits are waiting to be heard.
Monsanto and Bayer (Monsanto’s parent company) claim the the allegations are faulty, stating that Roundup is not a health threat.
Future jurys will likely take notice of this latest verdict and we could see more such rulings. read more
August 3, 2018
Name brand teas are commonly considered to be a healthier source of caffeine and overall, more nutritional beverage that coffee.
However, evidence has demonstrated that many of these teas are comprised of many toxic elements such as, permethrin (which is used as an a insecticide), fluoride, heptachlor epoxide (another insecticide that was banned in the U.S. due to it’s carcenogenic properties).
In this report you will see a list of major brand teas that should avoided as well as other viable alternative teas that are void of these harmful substances. read more