Monthly Archives: November 2013

HPV Vaccine fiasco

More and more people are skipping the HPV vaccine. The vaccine does far more damage than good. HPV vaccines work only against some strains of virus that usually clear themselves anyhow. It’s your body and it’s your health. Always make … Continue reading

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Folic acid is NOT folate

Your body uses folate for red blood cell production, protection against cancer, pulmonary diseases, osteoporosis, macular degeneration, depression, and Alzheimer’s disease. Folate also helps the body to metabolize proteins and produce DNA correctly. But here’s the kicker: Folic acid will … Continue reading

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Just how smart is the flu virus?

What’s smarter than a flu vaccine? Why, it’s the flu virus of course! Scientists have identified a way that seasonal flu circumvents vaccines with a single amino acid substitution. The current flu vaccine is supposed to work by exposing the … Continue reading

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Bottle feeding pathogens to baby

If you feed your baby with dry infant formula powder and other fortified baby foods, there is a risk of making your baby sick with the often fatal Cronobacter sakazakii – an environmental contaminant and pathogen that seems to only … Continue reading

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Flu shot allergies

It’s in your vaccines: Gelatin is found in lunchmeats, jellies, gummy candies and is also found in vaccines. Gelatin is produced by partial hydrolysis of collagen extracted from cow, pig, and fish tendons and bones. Allergic reactions to gelatin can … Continue reading

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Night owl distress

Teenoids with late bedtimes that start school early have lower academic performance. That’s a no-brainer. But, did you know that they are also at a higher risk for emotional distress? Instead of sending these youths to bed at a decent … Continue reading

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Sick food makes for sick people

Cattle were made to eat grass and not grains. But, if you feed a cow corn, soybeans and chicken manure (like a majority of operations do) they fatten up faster for slaughter. That is, fatten up with inflammation and diabetes… … Continue reading

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Fat penalties

Insurance companies, medical clinics and employers don’t like fat people anymore. Obesity is probably the biggest epidemic of disease that doctors now deal with and obesity is responsible for diverse chronic illnesses that are causing health problems for patients and … Continue reading

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Our children are slowing down

So, the youth of today can’t even keep up with their parents and cannot run as far or fast as the parents did when they were kids. Believe it or not, children today take and extra 90 seconds longer to … Continue reading

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Not so romantic drug side effects

30% of Americans on mood-enhancing drugs suffer from sexual side effects of these chemicals together with an 80% decreased ability to cry, get angry, worry or care about another person’s feelings. Couple these two facts together and watch the romance … Continue reading

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Strong bones do not come from milk!

Could the American Dairy Association (ADA) be wrong? Would they admit it if they were? – Prolly not… A new Harvard study found a definitive association between teenage milk consumption and later hip fracture risks. This was a study of … Continue reading

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Obese toddlers

Wanna fatten up your toddler? Give them antibiotics. Toddler too fat? Probably had antibiotics as an infant. Infants given multiple courses of broad-spectrum antibiotics have a 20% increased risk of becoming obese toddlers according to the Obesity Society. The greatest … Continue reading

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Dirty old bags

Wash your shopping bags for Pete’s sake! Of course we all want to “go green” more and more these days. But the reusable shopping bags we’ve so come to love can be terrible for your health – if you don’t … Continue reading

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Same world – different people

The first rule of happiness: Angry people live in an angry world and loving people in a loving world. It is the same world!

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Blinded by contraceptives

Do it ‘til you go blind… Did you know that women who have taken oral contraceptives for three years are twice as likely to suffer from glaucoma? Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness worldwide. Did your doctor … Continue reading

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Pumping CPR

In an emergency, performing CPR for 38 minutes or longer improves someone’s chance of surviving a heart attack, according to the American Heart Association. Don’t stop pumping! Continuing CPR improves the chances that the survivor can make it through with … Continue reading

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Natural headache medicine

White willow bark is the oldest known herb for treating pain and inflammation.  The bark of the white willow tree contains natural salicin which the body changes to salicylic acid. (Aspirin is “acetylsalicylic acid” that is concocted unnaturally from salicylic … Continue reading

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Against the grain

Grain in the brain! All carbs, including whole grains, are actually devastating to our brains. This medical fact tells us one more BIG reason why we are suffering a terrifying rate of increase in Alzheimer’s disease and dementia rates. Genetics … Continue reading

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#1 cause of maternal death

Want to know the number 1 cause of maternal death? It’s not home-birth and it’s not the hospital’s fault – It’s heart disease! Maternal death rates have been increasing in the US because of heart disease according to the last … Continue reading

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Missing a lung there Merle?

Science has failed to identify a “safe” level for smoking. In light of this, there are over 200,000 people are diagnosed with lung cancer each year in the US and about 150,000 people die from lung cancer. Smoking contributes to … Continue reading

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