What is Candida? (and How to Tell if You Have It)
Candida is a type of yeast that naturally occurs in the body but that can be harmful in abundance and can lead to sugar cravings and health problems.
Antifreeze in Your Ice Cream | Healthy Home Economist
Is antifreeze in ice cream? If you bought it at the store and it isn't organic, probably so. This substance has some unpleasant symptoms to know about.
6 Most Dangerous Health Myths
The 6 Most dangerous Health Myths; Let me first specify that there’s a difference between being healthy and trying to losing weight. My blog’s primary focus is health. Going on a diet does not necessarily mean that you will be healthy. I can think of a dozen fad diets that can cause people to lose weight, but they also promote unhealthy processed foods that may create other side effects in the body. A lot of people just want to lose weight and do see results by doing a lot of the things…
Leaky Gut: "The Disease Your Doctor Can’t Diagnose"
Leaky gut can masquerade as fatigue, anxiety, depression, digestive symptoms, weight problems, and other serious conditions. Even with all the latest technology and over ten thousand research papers written about it, this hidden epidemic is still referred to as the “Disease Your Doctor Can’t Diagnose.” And for good reason. Without the proper information, it can be hard to diagnose and treat.
New Research Shows Ginger Selectively Kills Breast Cancer Cells
Facebook Twitter Reddit Email New research published in the Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology found that “ginger may be a promising candidate for the treatment of breast carcinomas.”[i] This is a timely finding, insofar as breast cancer awareness month is only days away, and one of the primary fund-raising justifications is the false concept that a low-cost, safe and effective breast cancer treatment is not yet available. Could ginger…
Banned in 160 Nations, Why is This Growth Hormone in U.S. Meat?
The fabulous taste of bacon is more popular than ever. But if you are eating conventionally-produced bacon or other pork products, chances are great that you are consuming ractopamine, a livestock growth altering drug so dangerous that 160 countries around the world have banned its use. Not the U.S. though, where this chemical additive has been given the green light by the FDA, in spite of the fact that it endangers livestock and farm workers as well as consumers. Although the EU and Asia…
Pediatrician Admits ADHD is 'Made Up,' Prescribes Meds Anyway
Pediatricians like Dr. Michael Anderson admit ADHD is made up, and prescribe Adderall to children whether they show signs of the disorder or not.
Drugs in Drinking Water - How to Protect Yourself
Drugs in drinking water may include pharmaceutic hormones, anti-depressants and others. Here's what an EPA study showed, and what you can do about it.
Naturally Increase Brain Cell Growth With Turmeric?
Turmeric is a spice used in many Indian foods, but it has also been found to have a surprising side effect of healing the brain. Studies have shown that turmeric can help stimulate brain cell growth, which in turn can help people recover from strokes and other brain injuries.
Here's why I'm so passionate about the food revolution
What we eat literally becomes us. It is one of our most intimate communions with the web of life. When we turn our food into a commodity that we consume for the lowest possible price and the highest possible short-term pleasure, without regard for the planet or the humans and animals who may have been involved in its production, our choices come back to haunt us. We are toxifying our bodies as we are toxifying our planet with a toxic food system. This toxic food system is crippling our…