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Archive for November, 2011 :


The Cancer Cause of Growing Mustaches
November 29th, 2011

Men grows mustaches as a symbolical campaign for prostate cancer awareness this month of November.


Caregivers Raise Alzheimer’s Awareness
November 29th, 2011

November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month.


Fenugreek, Food and Medicine Combined
November 29th, 2011

Fenugreek is widely used for consumption and contains medicinal properties.


Lemon Water Acts in Chelation and Oxidation of Cells
November 29th, 2011

Clean water and fresh squeezed lemon is one of the most well tested energy boosters around.


Selling Gold and Buying Farmland?
November 29th, 2011

What can you eat, gold or food?


Investors Attracted to Farmlands
November 28th, 2011

Iowa farmlands bought by investors at an alarming rate.


Acupuncture Complications Occur with Untrained Practitioners
November 28th, 2011

Study finds treatment safe for children if administered by trained professionals.


Program for Elderly Keeps Them Active
November 28th, 2011

Program offers activities despite having no building.


New Developed Spray May Trace Tiny Tumors
November 28th, 2011

Fluorescent dye glows when it finds evidence of cancer.


Omega-3 Reduces Inflammation and Anxiety
November 28th, 2011

The Omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA continue to garner well deserved attention as essential components of human health.


Statins Linked to Diabetes
November 28th, 2011

Statin drugs increase your likelihood of suffering exercise-related injury, according to a recent study, and can increase your risk of developing diabetes.


Canada to Eliminate Tariffs on More Goods: Flaherty
November 28th, 2011

Canadian Finance Minister Jim Flaherty said on Sunday the government would eliminate tariffs on dozens more products used by Canadian manufacturers, aiming to lower their costs and encourage more hiring.


Heal With The Miraculous Powers of Garlic
November 28th, 2011

Yes, it stinks a bit – no wonder vampires hate it! But the abundance of health benefits contained in a single clove of garlic should be enough to make you embrace it – for there is a whole list of those benefits.


An Apple or Two a Day May Save Your Brain
November 28th, 2011

Studies are constantly proving that what you eat can be as powerful and more potent than a prescribed drug.


More Women Switch to Eco-Friendly Menstrual Cups
November 28th, 2011

Menstrual cups are much more convenient, cost-efficient and environmentally friendly than tampons or disposable pads, as one cup can be used for years without the need to create unnecessary waste.


BASF Applies for EU Approval for Fortuna GM Potato
November 28th, 2011

BASF has applied for European Union approval for Fortuna, a potato genetically modified to resist a common plant disease, as the German chemicals company tries again to overcome resistance in the region to GM food.


Omega-3 Fats Reduce Systemic Inflammation and Lower Feelings of Anxiety
November 28th, 2011

The Omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA continue to garner well deserved attention as essential components of human health.


Benefits of Cinnamon – Surprising Health Facts
November 28th, 2011

Cinnamon not only adds flavor to pies, it also delivers a host of health benefits.


Cancer-Causing Chemicals Found in Soy Sauce
November 28th, 2011

Cancer-causing chemicals have been found in nearly one in four samples of soy sauce and other Chinese flavourings tested by food watchdogs.


BPA Levels Soar After Eating Canned Soup: Study
November 28th, 2011

A new study shows that the urine of people who consume canned soup can contain surprisingly high levels of bisphenol A.


EU Bans Airport X-Ray Scanners Over Health Concerns
November 28th, 2011

Citing health concerns, the European Union banned from European airports this week the same kind of X-ray scanners used by TSA in airports across the US.


Holiday Sale at Natural News Store
November 28th, 2011

Give the gift of happiness and health, not cancer and death.


Never Give These as Gifts
November 28th, 2011

Exposed are five dangerous gifts that may literally increase the risk of disease and death.


Air Smells Good
November 28th, 2011

Using an air ionizer is a great way to keep the air inside our homes fresh and healthy.


State Government Sued a Local Farmer Under Local Food Ordinance
November 28th, 2011

Local food & community self-governance ordinance challenged.


Death by Medicine: Medicine That Kills, Never Heals
November 28th, 2011

Internationally renowned natural health physician and Mercola.com founder Dr. Joseph Mercola shows a video that American medicine frequently causes more harm than good.


Coco Loco: You Will Survive in an Island Even if You Only Have This
November 28th, 2011

Water from young and immature coconuts, one of Mercola’s favorites, offers a long and growing list of health benefits, distinct from the benefits of its counterpart, coconut oil.


CDC: FOIA Means Nothing to Us. We’ll Withhold Whatever We Want… (Part Two)
November 28th, 2011

Writer Tim Bolen tells you the CDC’s formal response from the part one titled “CDC Cover-Up on Vaccine and Autism”. The title of this article pretty well sums up the CDC position. Will they get away with this? Nope. Keep reading.


CDC Cover-Up on Vaccine and Autism (Part One)
November 27th, 2011

Tim Bolen gathered data on the lawsuit of Brian Hooker PhD against the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for withholding public information he, and every American citizen, is entitled to under the US Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA).


To Acquire Food Privately is a Federal Crime
November 27th, 2011

News Editor Comments: As you read about these ”federal criminal investigations” against raw milk farmers, keep in mind that these are federal investigations under the Obama administration. Cash-strapped states in most cases could probably care less about spending time prosecuting small dairy farmers, but the Obama administration has no problems using your tax dollars to try and force raw milk farmers out of the market.


A Call for Organic Industry Preservation
November 27th, 2011

The Cornucopia Institute calls for preserving the integrity of organic farms.


Keep Your Baby Away From Pediatricians
November 27th, 2011

An advice from Tim Bolen of the Bolen Report: “Want to Keep Your Baby Healthy? Stay Away From Pediatricians!”


The World’s Largest Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
November 27th, 2011

Started as a small organization with the goal of eradicating poverty in Bangladesh, Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC) now becomes the largest NGO in the world.


Tiny Pigeonpea Guarantees Food Security
November 27th, 2011

Pigeonpea provides food and economic security among farmers and consumers.


The Short List: The Spirit of Giving
November 27th, 2011

Christmas approaching, rekindle the spirit of this Holiday Season by giving and sharing.


Critical Municipal Food Planning Faces Challenges
November 27th, 2011

Citywatch: Whether it’s action or traction in the food world, cities are stepping up to the plate. The world is fast going urban, as are challenges of social, economic and environmental well-being. Citywatch is crucial to Worldwatch. Wayne Roberts, retired manager of the world-renowned Toronto Food Policy Council, has his eye out for the future of food in the city.


Fresh Produce in the Urban Neighborhood
November 27th, 2011

Urban agriculture initiatives in Tampa Bay and around the world empower city residents to take control of their own food production.


Farm-to-School Food Network Solution
November 27th, 2011

Food analyst Karen Stillerman reports the practical solution of farm-to-school projects to reduce child obesity rate.


Citizens’ Initiative to Ban Chemtrails
November 27th, 2011

New York’s Suffolk County government will hold a public hearing on a proposal to ban aerial spraying of aluminum oxide, barium, sulfur, and other salts into the air over the county…


Agriculture and Wildlife Goes Hand in Hand
November 27th, 2011

Innovation that is helping to support both agriculture and wildlife is possible.


Innovation to Beat the Heat Avoiding Post-Harvest Waste
November 26th, 2011

Innovation that reduce crop waste from heat after an abundance of harvest.


Climate Change Raises Ground-Level Ozone
November 26th, 2011

Report demonstrates how climate change could increase “bad” ozone, threatening health and economy.


New Report Asking Government Support for Farmers Markets
November 26th, 2011

Every economist knows that there is no such thing as a free lunch, but if you buy the ingredients for your lunch–or breakfast or dinner–at a farmers market you could help provide a much needed boost to the economy.


Pretty Celosia Got Nutritional Value Too
November 26th, 2011

You may know it as that pretty ornamental flower in your garden, but did you know that Celosia could also be a delicious snack?


Reducing Food Waste by Donating Excess Food
November 26th, 2011

According to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, industrialized countries waste 222 million tons of food annually. But there are easy–and inexpensive–ways to reduce food waste, including composting, recycling, and donating excess food to those in need.


Step By Step Accomplishment Could be a Source of Inspiration
November 26th, 2011

Each step is a step closer to your goal.


No Foie Gras in California Due to Health Implications
November 26th, 2011

Foie gras or fattened duck liver seems to be dangerous for human consumption, the reason why it is banned in California.


Japanese-Owned Meat Barbecue Restaurant Re-Opens as Vegan Cafe and Resto
November 26th, 2011

The ultimate result of Tai-ichi Matsuda’s battle with his conscience is great news for Japanese diners, and animal lovers everywhere.


Thanksgiving Reminds Us of Being Grateful for the Advocates of Healthy Living
November 26th, 2011

Thanksgiving day is a day to be grateful for especially for a healthy life we learned from teachers or advocates. No reason not to keep this awareness and advocating the same for others.


What Fuels Our Body and Keeps it Alive?
November 26th, 2011

We know a lot about food, just not much about what to eat. And the reason for that? Nutrition science.


Palmer to Stop Adding Fluoride to City Public Water Supply
November 25th, 2011

Palmer has decided to follow the lead of Fairbanks, and stop adding fluoride to its water system.


Churchill: Anti-Fluoridation Group Claims Victory
November 25th, 2011

An anti-fluoridation lobby group is claiming victory following a vote in Churchill Tuesday night on the question of treating the town’s water supply.


Fluoride Is Too Toxic of An Issue for Austin City Council
November 25th, 2011

For three years Fluoride Free Austin has been speaking to Austin City Council about the health dangers associated with water fluoridation. Since that time, tremendous progress has been made.


More Places Decide to Stop Fluoridating the Water
November 25th, 2011

A growing number of communities are choosing to stop adding fluoride to their water systems, even though the federal government and federal health officials maintain their full support for a measure they say provides a 25 percent reduction in tooth decay nationwide.


New Plymouth District Ends Fluoridation
November 25th, 2011

New Plymouth District ends fluoridation in New Plymouth, Waitara, Urenui & Lepperton.


Positive Reinforcement May Change Behavior the Easy Way
November 24th, 2011

To help people change behavior, positive reinforcement is worth a try.


Silent Spread of trH3N2 Across the United States
November 24th, 2011

Iowa has increased flu surveillance state-wide. And Cox said the CDC has asked bordering states to enhance their surveillance efforts as well.


Women Build New Opportunities in Cooperatives
November 24th, 2011

Forged in the 2001-2002 social and economic crisis, cooperatives in Argentina are becoming a fast track to women’s participation in what were traditionally regarded as male spheres.


Superfoods to Try for the Thanksgiving Feast
November 24th, 2011

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If you choose wisely, Thanksgiving doesn’t have to mean a heavy, less-than-healthy meal.


Yoga Perks You Up From Anxiety and Depression
November 24th, 2011

Yoga’s ability to improve mood and lessen anxiety is linked to increased levels of a critical brain chemical.


Lavender Popularity on Treatment and Other Uses
November 24th, 2011

Sometimes, big surprises come from well-known plants.


Mind Your Digestion Power
November 24th, 2011

A traditional Chinese and Indian medical practitioner shares some tips on how to keep a good digestion in the holidays feast.


The Role of the Ocean in Medicine
November 24th, 2011

The ocean contains compounds showing pharmacological activities and are helpful for the invention and discovery of bioactive compounds, primarily for deadly diseases.


GOP-Opposed Healthcare Official Resigns
November 24th, 2011

Donald Berwick, the Medicare administrator who is President Barrack Obama’s point man for healthcare reform, has quit after only 17 months in the job.


Xanthone, The Powerful Phytonutrient Concentrated in Mangosteen
November 22nd, 2011

Mangosteen contains the most phytonutrients among other plants.


Mangosteen, The Queen of All Fruits
November 22nd, 2011

Mangosteen is a delicious fruit and medicine with a number of benefits.


Quantum Jazz Naples: Liquid Crystalline Water Music of the Organism
November 22nd, 2011

Quantum coherence and the associated circular thermodynamics of organisms profoundly revolutionises our concept of being and becoming and has important implications for heath and sustainability.


Artificial Trees: Capturing Energy From Sun and Wind
November 22nd, 2011

Alternative energy is all the rage as we try to reduce dependency on foreign oil and lower our monthy bills without reading by candlelight.


Delaware Chemical Site Eyed for Renewable Energy
November 22nd, 2011

One of Delaware’s most troubled environmental sites, the abandoned Metachem site, is being considered by state and federal officials for its potential to produce clean energy.


Polygala, Another Super Herb for the Mind
November 22nd, 2011

Polygala Root is an extraordinary super herb. It was first used by Daoist monks who had firm belief of polygala benefits on the mind and spirit.


Obama Signs Bipartisan Bill to Help Jobless Vets
November 22nd, 2011

Heralding a rare moment of bipartisan agreement, President Barack Obama signed into law Monday legislation aimed at helping unemployed veterans find work while putting more cash in the hands of companies with government contracts.


Taliban, Pakistan Said to Have Started Peace Talks
November 22nd, 2011

Pakistan’s Taliban movement, a major security threat to the country, is holding exploratory peace talks with the government, a senior Taliban commander and mediators told Reuters on Monday.


Project Could Turn Fog Into Usable Water
November 22nd, 2011

A study is being done to see if Mpumalanga’s poorest communities in South Africa can harvest fog as a vital water source.


Nursing CEO Warns Job Crisis for Nurses
November 22nd, 2011

Chief Executive of the Royal College of Nursing, Dr Peter Carter, warns of a jobs crisis facing the nursing profession.


Fiji Youths Turn to Organic Farming
November 21st, 2011

THREE youth groups in Seaqaqa have begun the creation of a crop organic bank with the use of organic fertiliser to help generate seedlings and food supply for a sustainable livelihood.


Australian PM Flags Early End to Afghan Mission
November 21st, 2011

Gillard’s speech to Parliament raises the possibility that the Australian troop withdrawal could begin within the next three years.


South Africa’s Eskom Goes Solar
November 21st, 2011

Eskom has embarked on a pilot project that will see it using the power of the sun to generate electricity at three of its facilities.


African Sun Prepares to Power Europe
November 21st, 2011

Solar thermal power plants are indispensable to meet Europe’s energy demands and to reduce greenhouse gases emissions substantially, according to a new study by a European scientific commission.


Acupuncture is Safe on Kids, Study
November 21st, 2011

Treating kids with acupuncture is a common practice and generally safe, according to a new study.


15 Companies Serving ‘Wood’ in the Food
November 21st, 2011

Are you getting what you pay for on your plate?


High Childhood IQ Linked to Subsequent Illicit Drug Use
November 21st, 2011

A high childhood IQ may be linked to subsequent illegal drug use, particularly among women, suggests research published online in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health.


Can We Really Predict Heart Attacks By Our Earlobes?
November 21st, 2011

Most people are very well aware of the correlation of high cholesterol, high blood pressure, obesity, etc.. but ear creases?!


Beware of These Organic Brands
November 21st, 2011

Large conventional food manufacturers have quietly purchased a large number of small organic brands, raising questions about whether or not these brands still adhere to organic standards and sustainable agriculture practices.


Better Batteries
November 21st, 2011

New Technology Improves Both Energy Capacity and Charge Rate in Rechargeable Batteries.


Meditation Boosts Immunity According to Research
November 21st, 2011

There have always been plenty of natural methods to keep us healthy but only recently have researchers been proving the benefits of these methods in their research like meditation.


Kids With No Vaccinations Seem to be Healthier
November 21st, 2011

Important study in Germany finds unvaccinated children are much healthier.


Reversed Diabetes in Mice Successful
November 21st, 2011

The researchers treated mice with a naturally-occurring substance known by its chemical acronym, NMN.


Alcohol May Suppress Breast Cancer’s Spread
November 21st, 2011

Celebration ethanol appears to boost a risk of building breast cancer but might be profitable for those who already have a disease.


The Fall of Cancer Screening Tests
November 21st, 2011

Three of the most widely used screening tests in medicine have taken a hit lately and been cast into disfavor or abandoned.


UN: New HIV Infections Decline in Africa
November 21st, 2011

Rate dropped by more than 26 percent since 1997, but region is still world’s hardest-hit by epidemic.


There is Mistletoe Therapy for Cancer
November 21st, 2011

This news is slow to reach many oncologists – so it is important for patients to get informed and inquire about mistletoe as an option in their treatment.


American Surgeons Set to Train Afghans
November 20th, 2011

Program aimed at training Afghan medical teams to perform complex plastic surgery.


New Malaria Drugs, New Tests
November 20th, 2011

Animal tests promising, but human trials still ahead.


Traditional Wood-Burning Stoves on the Rise
November 20th, 2011

More U.S. homes are being heated with wood stoves.


Long-Term Sick are Still Able for Work
November 20th, 2011

Jobcentre staff are allowing thousands of people to needlessly drop out of work and live on sickness benefits when they could still earn a living, a government-commissioned report warns today.


A Power Woman Wakes Up Early
November 20th, 2011

Women who are early risers are more proactive.


7 Voices of Healthy Food Movement
November 20th, 2011

Michael Pollan is the author of “The Omnivore’s Dilemma” and “The Botany of Desire.” A new illustrated edition of his book “Food Rules” is out now.


UK Doctors Call for Ban on Smoking in Cars
November 18th, 2011

All smoking in cars should be banned across the UK to protect people from second-hand smoke, doctors say.


Can We Survive with 7 Billion Population?
November 17th, 2011

Some people think that daily global population growth of 227,000 people is a wonderful thing. But many do not.


Glee Star is Rooted with Her Vegan Lifestyle
November 17th, 2011

Lea Michele defending her plant-based diet.


Kick Off Colds and Flu Without Synthetics
November 17th, 2011

There are ways to head off colds and prevent complications.


Who Cares About Overpopulation?
November 17th, 2011

How should we deal with this exploding human population?


African Fruit Slims Down Americans
November 16th, 2011

Researchers marvel at African mango’s slimming benefits.


Transplant Recipients More at Risk for Cancer
November 16th, 2011

Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is most common.


Recalled Kotex Tampons Due to Bacterial Contamination
November 16th, 2011

In case you are using Kotex tampons, you need to check before buying.


Australia Leads in Cigarette Packaging Regulation
November 16th, 2011

Australia passes law to make packets off-putting.


Rising Potential Diabetics by 2030
November 16th, 2011

One in ten adults could be diabetic by 2030 according to study.


Economy Shows Signs of Momentum in 4th Quarter
November 16th, 2011

The economy showed signs it maintained speed into the fourth quarter as retail sales increased in October and a gauge of manufacturing in New York state rose this month for the first time since May.


Awareness Detected in People in Vegetative State
November 16th, 2011

Scientists have used a portable device that tracks changes in brain waves to communicate with people in a vegetative state, some of whom have been locked in their bodies for more than a year.


World Stocks Up as Europe Stabilizes, Japan Grows
November 16th, 2011

World stocks rose Monday after Japan’s economy grew for the first time in four quarters and Europe moved closer to resolving a debt crisis that threatens to hurl the region into recession.


USDA: ‘Locally Grown’ Food a $4.8 Billion Business
November 16th, 2011

Estimate is several times larger than thought, when restaurants and retailers are included.


BMW Unveils New Electric and Hybrid Concept Cars
November 16th, 2011

BMW unveiled a pair of concept cars Wednesday, one a hybrid and one electric, made of light-weight carbon fiber and a see-through glass exterior.


A Study On Woodpeckers May Save Lives
November 16th, 2011

One Chinese researcher wanted to know how the woodpecker could do this without getting injured.


Puma Reveals Plans for Compostable Sports Clothes
November 15th, 2011

German sports clothing manufacturer Puma is developing biodegradable products, the company’s CEO has revealed. The sports clothes can be recycled or thrown on a compost heap.


Easy to Grow Sprouts
November 15th, 2011

How can we be self-sustaining with food? Mike Adams got the answer.


Heart Failure Patients Survive Longer with Vitamin C
November 15th, 2011

Vitamin C significantly helps lessen inflammation on patients with heart failure.


11 Truths You can Believe Now
November 15th, 2011

We are living through a time of great awakening.


Coconut Oil can be Used in Everything Literally
November 15th, 2011

So what’s the deal with coconut oil?


Thanksgiving Means a Feast of Turkeys
November 15th, 2011

How much do you know about your Thanksgiving turkey?


StoryCorps Provides Legacy on Critical Patients
November 15th, 2011

People with life-threatening illnesses record, preserve and share their stories.


Computer Does the Work of Docs
November 15th, 2011

System analyzes with keener eye than human pathologists.


Five Universal Taboos, Respect and Harmony
November 15th, 2011

The five universal taboos as the foundation for justice, harmony, abundance, and meaningfulness in our human world.


Study: Low-Salt Diet Raises Cholesterol Level
November 15th, 2011

Low-sodium diet results in modest decrease in blood pressure, but also higher cholesterol.


Discovery for Anti-Malaria
November 15th, 2011

Could pave way for more effective vaccine.


APEC Partners with Global Food Safety
November 14th, 2011

New fund aims at building oversight capacity, initially among members of Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation trade group.


Locals ‘Can Play Key Role in Helping Forests Recover’
November 14th, 2011

Involving local groups has been a key factor in halting the loss of forest cover in the Asia-Pacific region, a UN study has concluded.


Ethiopian Child Mortality, Malnutrition Rates Drop
November 14th, 2011

Ethiopia has more than halved its child mortality rates since 1990 through campaigns to increase the number of health workers and clinics throughout the country, government and aid officials said on Friday.


Bringing Bees And Business Closer With Corporate Lessons From The Beehive
November 14th, 2011

Honey Club is a new initiative aiming to encourage collaborative values through helping honeybees to flourish.


Local Hero Honored by Obama
November 14th, 2011

Ida Martin is a household name. At least in Bluffton, and in most of Beaufort County. After last week, the name is now among those announced at the White House.


Researchers Develop eButton to Monitor Food Intake, Exercise, and Lifestyle
November 14th, 2011

eButton combines the powers of cameras, GPS, and other sensors to combat obesity.


Author Promotes Real-Life “Happiness Project”
November 14th, 2011

A new study suggests that people who live happier lives also live longer lives.


Community Works Together to Reopen Condemned Inn
November 14th, 2011

The Lakeview Inn is reopening after the Montcalm County Building Department condemned it last summer.


Husband Digs Through Nine Tons of Trash to Find Wife’s Ring
November 14th, 2011

$10,000 ring accidentally thrown out found after filthy search at waste facility.


Good Samaritan’s Kindness Repaid Same Day
November 14th, 2011

A local man’s gesture of roadside goodwill was almost immediately repaid with an intervention that likely saved his life.


Quebec Woman Turns 101 on 11/11/11
November 14th, 2011

Celebrating a birthday on 11/11/11 is something special but doing it twice in a lifetime is a dream for nearly everyone – except Florida Duguay.


Vegans Least Likely Diabetics, Study
November 14th, 2011

Plant-based diet lowers risk of diabetes.


Skin Cells Transformed Immune Cells for Cancer
November 13th, 2011

Scientists have opened up the possibility of one day using cancer patients’ own skin to fight their tumours.


HIV Soaring High in Greece
November 13th, 2011

‘Contagion’ is the label financial markets use for the economic spread of the Greek crisis. For hundreds of people in an increasingly chaotic society, the word has a deadlier meaning.


FDA Approved Cord Blood Product
November 13th, 2011

FDA approves first cord blood product.


Cholesterol and Diabetes Screening by Age 9
November 13th, 2011

The panel urges cholesterol screening between ages 9 and 11 — before puberty, when cholesterol temporarily dips.


Tropical Diseases Hit Billion People Neglected
November 12th, 2011

Experts note that success is uneven in part because of different rules and regulations for drug development, testing.


Clinton: AIDS-Free Generation Within Reach
November 12th, 2011

To keep it that way, no reduction in effort and funding.


Anti-Smoking Ads Need Positive Message to be Effective
November 12th, 2011

Certain types of anti-smoking ads may not be effective for young adult smokers who are generally anxious, according to a new study.


Hands Off Medicare
November 12th, 2011

Reining in spending on a program as popular as Medicare is politically treacherous, but there’s no way around it. The program isn’t sustainable.


Amazon, Halong Bay, Subterranean River Among New 7 Natural Wonders
November 12th, 2011

The Amazon rainforest, Vietnam’s Halong Bay and Argentina’s Iguazu Falls were named among the world’s new seven wonders of nature, according to organisers of a global poll.


Saskatchewan Re-Elects Gov’t; Potash Royalties Firm
November 12th, 2011

Brad Wall’s Saskatchewan Partyromped to the biggest election victory in decades on Monday in the resource-rich western Canadian province, promising to leave potash royalties unchanged for the next four years.


Can Fetus Sense Mother’s Psychological State? Study Suggests Yes
November 12th, 2011

As a fetus grows, it’s constantly getting messages from its mother.


Your Brain vs Technology: How Our Wired World Is Changing The Way We Think
November 12th, 2011

Our brains adapt to how we use them – so what does our love affair with tech mean for our minds?


Unusual Radiation Detected in Europe
November 12th, 2011

New radiation, not believed to be from Fukushima, is being detected in Europe at significant levels.


Haiti Cholera Victims Demand Pay and Healthcare
November 12th, 2011

Rights group says UN, MINUSTAH liable for 6,600 deaths on island and infections of nearly half a million more.


Somalia Humanitarian Aids Interfered by Foreign Military Actions
November 12th, 2011

UN agency says hostilities threatening the lives of those already in crisis.


Tobacco Smoking Worsens TB Epidemic
November 12th, 2011

A new study that predicts smoking will contribute to an additional 34 million tuberculosis deaths by 2050.


Pythons Unveil Potential Human Heart Medicine
November 12th, 2011

Three fatty acids in snake’s blood eyed for possible heart drug.


North Korea Tries to Manage Drug-Resistant TB Epidemic
November 12th, 2011

The emergence of extremely drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDRTB) poses a growing threat to Korea biosecurity and to TB control achievements.


Ethiopia Community Organizing to Alleviate Malnutrition
November 12th, 2011

Community-based ‘Health Development Army’ will work to combat malnutrition, child mortality.


Thai Health Authorities are Prepared for Disease Outbreaks
November 12th, 2011

Thai health authorities are alert for disease outbreaks.


Fukushima Survivor’s Story
November 12th, 2011

For a tsunami survivor the water, you would think, might be terrifying. But Chihiro Kanno launches herself into the swimming pool with a determined dive.


Smokers Want to Quit
November 12th, 2011

But study shows only 1/3 of smokers use counseling or medication to help them quit.


Australia Brave Enough to Defy Big Tobacco’s Threats
November 12th, 2011

Parliament moves forward on landmark scheme to remove trademarks, advertising from cigarette packages.


Retailers Warned Over Selling Cigarette to Kids
November 12th, 2011

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issues over 1,200 Warning Letters to tobacco retailers.


Resist Flu with Traditional Diets
November 12th, 2011

By going back to your roots, you can protect your health and resist the flu virus this season!


Golden Mean Wins Chemistry Nobel Prize
November 10th, 2011

Quasicrystal structure based on the golden mean won Daniel Shechtman the 2011 Nobel Prize in Chemistry; Find out why it is a thing of beauty.


Crooks Eye Restaurant Grease for Biofuel: The ‘New Copper’
November 10th, 2011

Not long ago, the theft of copper was all the rage because of high prices. Now, greasy spoon restaurants are a new target.


Plutonium Oxide Inhaled by Idaho Nuclear Reactor Workers
November 10th, 2011

Three workers were Wednesday undergoing health checks after being exposed to a radioactive material while involved in the decommissioning of a nuclear reactor in Idaho.


The Closer We are to Earth, The More Knowledgeable to Life
November 10th, 2011

Modern food and medicine are some of the things we learned from the tribesmen.


Vegetative Patients Could be Really Aware in Their Surroundings
November 10th, 2011

Scientists have used a portable device that tracks changes in brain waves to communicate with people in a vegetative state, some of whom have been locked in their bodies for more than a year.


Vitamin D Lowers Cancer Risk
November 10th, 2011

Dr. Mercola interviews Carole Baggerly about the importance of vitamin D for overall health and specially for cancer.


Gene Test Helps Tailored Treatment for Cancer Patients
November 9th, 2011

Doctors on Wednesday said they had used a wide-ranging genetic test for mutations in cancer cells to help finetune treatment for patients with lung tumours.


Magnets Help Fight Prostate Cancer
November 9th, 2011

A new way of fighting prostate cancer with microscopic magnets shows promise as a treatment for advanced disease, experts have said.


Molecule Find Gives Hope on Malaria
November 9th, 2011

A blood cell molecule that acts as a gateway for malaria could prove to be a fatal chink in the infectious organism’s armour, scientists believe.


Green Push Helps European Utilities’ Profits
November 9th, 2011

European governments are enticing companies with subsidy systems to expand the use of solar, water and wind power to cut greenhouse gas emissions and assuage public opposition to coal-fired power plants.


Linkin Park Teams with UN on Energy Effort
November 9th, 2011

Rock Band Linkin Park Commits to UN Secretary-General’s Sustainable Energy for All Initiative.


Fiber-Loving Teens Have Lower Heart, Diabetes Risks
November 9th, 2011

Teenagers who eat a lot of fiber-rich foods, such as vegetables and whole grains, are less likely to have risk factors for diabetes and heart disease, a new study shows.


Toxic Donepezil Drug or Natural and Safe Foods for Alzheimer’s
November 9th, 2011

Big Pharma’s quest for patents ignores evidence of a few safe natural substances that reduce Alzheimer’s.


Raw Nuts Help Lower Blood Sugar and Blood Pressure
November 9th, 2011

For the first time, scientists report a link between eating nuts and higher levels of serotonin in the bodies of patients with metabolic syndrome (MetS), who are at high risk for heart disease.


Anti-Aging Regimen is Simply Being Happy
November 9th, 2011

Forget the face lift. Skip the Botox. And ditch the pricey wrinkle creams. The secret to a younger-looking face may be looking happy, new research suggests.


Radiated Food Anyone?
November 9th, 2011

You might wanna read this before using your microwave again.


Ola Loa, The Alternative Low-Sugar Drink
November 9th, 2011

Publisher Mike Adams has researched on what can be used to replace the sugary substances of children’s vitamins and sports drinks, and strongly recommends one product line which offers both a tasty yet low sugar drink — Ola Loa.


Celebrating National Health Food Month
November 9th, 2011

Participating is health-friendly.


All Natural Heart-Friendly Tonics
November 9th, 2011

List of powerful tonics that do the conditioning work for our heart which nourish, support, or strengthen it’s energy, blood, and function.


Government Admits the Dangers of Fluoride
November 9th, 2011

Fluoride has slowly been understood as a toxic chemical by the government and the public.


Witch Doctor Remedies to be Aired
November 8th, 2011

For a new documentary series, explorer Piers Gibbon traveled the world investigating tribal healing techniques.


Plant Pure Seed to Sow a Non-GM Revolution
November 8th, 2011

Want to get GMOs out of our food? Start with the seed. It sounds simple, but non-GM seed breeders and farmers face many challenges in their efforts to provide organic food.


Man After Stroke Wakes Up Gay
November 8th, 2011

Chris Birch loses eight stone and transforms himself from skinhead to ‘preened man’. He gives up job in bank and retrains as a hairdresser.


Work Productivity with Power Naps
November 8th, 2011

Some companies supply nap mats and eye masks; others designate rooms for a midday snooze.


Stem Cells Might Treat Parkinson’s Disease
November 8th, 2011

Researchers have used stem cells obtained from human embryos to successfully treat Parkinson’s disease in mice and rats, a key step in the quest to develop a similar approach for people.


Chemo Just Hastens Death of Dying Cells
November 8th, 2011

Chemotherapy may be taking too much of the credit when it ‘beats’ cancer – most of the cancer cells it is targeting were on the verge of self-destruction anyway, researchers have discovered.


Brain Parasite Directly Alters Brain Chemistry
November 8th, 2011

Research shows infection by the brain parasite Toxoplasma gondii, found in 10-20 per cent of the UK’s population, directly affects the production of dopamine, a key chemical messenger in the brain.


Australia Carbon Plan Passed by Senate
November 8th, 2011

Australia’s upper house of parliament passed legislation today to make polluters pay for their carbon emissions from next year as Prime Minister Julia Gillard battles to win public support for the new tax.


Cordless Phones Emit EMFs
November 7th, 2011

Research has indicated that cordless phones can be up to one hundred times more dangerous than their mobile counterparts!


Food and Medicine Everywhere
November 7th, 2011

The most powerful food and medicine on the planet is free, and it’s growing right outside your door and around your neighborhood.


Healthy Food Choice Called a Disorder?
November 7th, 2011

Choosing to eat healthy is a mental disorder, they say.


Food Heals Teeth Cavities
November 7th, 2011

We can actually cure teeth cavities with proper nutrition.


Suncream Blocks Our Body’s Natural UV Protection
November 7th, 2011

Light receptors – also found in the retina – discovered in the skin for the first time. Findings could also lead to better sun protection products.


Concussion-Management Policies Required in Schools
November 7th, 2011

Student-athlete concussions are being protected with a law.


Countering Fear, Balloons Inspire Smiles in Kenya
November 7th, 2011

A U.S. artist handed out thousands of yellow balloons to Nairobi’s blue-collar commuters Monday, igniting broad smiles among Kenyans weighed down by two recent grenade blasts and warnings of an impending terror attack.


Regenerate and Recharge with Fucoidan
November 7th, 2011

This toxic world we live in requires finding ways to properly nourish our bodies.


Sulfur is An Important Nutrient for Optimal Health
November 7th, 2011

Some of the healthiest cultures in the world have the highest levels of sulfur in their diet while the US has some of the lowest levels.


IQ Can Be Increased with Mental Exercises, Lifestyle, Diet and Supplements
November 7th, 2011

IQ stands for Intelligence Quotient. Contrary to common misconception, IQ does not measure a person’s actual intelligence, but rather is measurement of one’s problem solving abilities.


Mobile Electric Vehicle Chargers Set to Roll in Six US Cities
November 7th, 2011

The equipment’s been purchased, the drivers have been trained and AAA is about to roll out the nation’s first fleet of mobile electric-vehicle quick chargers.


School on Wheels Brings Classes to Indian Slums
November 7th, 2011

It’s a school on wheels that brings education to the doorstep of disadvantaged children such as these every day, halting for several hours at a time in different parts of the sprawling city.


Appreciating What You Have is the Key to Happiness
November 7th, 2011

Simply having and desiring more things won”t fetch any happiness, suggests a new study, which reveals a more nuanced approach to life – individuals who appreciate what they have tend to be happier than others.


High-Performance Herbivore
November 7th, 2011

There are many vegans on this planet but not many who are professional hockey players.


Being Vegetarian Can Save African-Americans From Diabetes
November 7th, 2011

Medically speaking, African-Americans are more prone to being affected by diabetes.


Think and Free Thy Mind
November 7th, 2011

These questions have no right or wrong answers.


Never Underestimating Vitamin D
November 7th, 2011

A cause and effect relationship has been established between the dietary intake of vitamin D and contribution to the normal function of the immune system and healthy inflammatory response, depression and maintenance of normal muscle function.


Defend Your Body From Waste Vaccines
November 7th, 2011

For more than a century pharmaceutical companies have created and enjoyed a lucrative monopoly on health care in America.


Prenatal Screening Saves Your Family
November 7th, 2011

Major birth defects come as a surprise for most parents, but they don’t have to.


Of Toxic Metals and Good Minerals
November 7th, 2011

Natural News gives feedback on readers’ inquiry on how to actually remove heavy metals from their body.


Drug-resistant Bacteria Crawling in Most Hospitals
November 7th, 2011

Nearly half of patient rooms sampled tested positive for Acinetobacter baumannii.


Successful Operation on Conjoined Twins
November 7th, 2011

Angelica and Angelina Sabuco, twins who were born conjoined at the chest and abdomen, are now separate little girls.


The Healthiest Coffee is the Mycotoxin-Free Coffee
November 7th, 2011

Mycotoxins are dangerous substances that are often found in coffee. So, how can you continue to drink coffee without ingesting the harmful mycotoxins?


Questioning How Foods Get in Our Table
November 7th, 2011

Health advocate Mike Tubbs shares his concern on how the foods we buy were produced.


Consumer Insights on Animal Welfare
November 6th, 2011

Survey suggests US consumers trust farmers but never sure if today’s agriculture still qualifies as farming.


Get Rid of Old Cells to Extend Life
November 6th, 2011

Removal of specific cells that accumulate with age can delay or prevent the onset of age-related disorders, new research suggests.


The Best Vegan Gift for Holidays
November 6th, 2011

This is a good example and inspiration on advocating vegan lifestyle to everyone.


Nutritional Medicine: Adding Flaxseed in the Diet
November 6th, 2011

A new study from Iowa State University’s Nutrition and Wellness Research Center (NWRC) may give men a way to combat high cholesterol without drugs — if they don’t mind sprinkling some flaxseed into their daily diet.


Alcohol Stimulates Allergy and Asthma
November 6th, 2011

Alcoholic beverages can trigger allergic reactions or exacerbate existing allergies, experts warn.


Watch Out on the Dangers in Your Fridge
November 6th, 2011

Ever wonder how long you can keep that piece of cheese before it goes bad? Is that soft tomato OK to eat? The answer may surprise you.


Passion Flower Calms Nerves
November 6th, 2011

Passion flower is one of those floras best used in medical purposes.


Pets’ Hormonal Imbalance When Spayed
November 6th, 2011

Does spaying cause depression in dogs and cats? Does this have the same effect with humans when they take out the ovaries?


Utilizing Baking Soda Naturally
November 6th, 2011

Learn some tips on how to utilize baking soda for a clean environment and healthy choices.


Winter Wonderland Exercise
November 6th, 2011

A fitness advocate shares his idea on how to get fit come winter season.


Coconut Oil Treats HIV/AIDS
November 6th, 2011

Here is the abstract of the research paper of Dr. Conrado Dayrit on the use of coconut oil for treatment of HIV/AIDS. If this research can be corroborated by scientists around the world, the Philippines may be sitting on one of four main sources of coconut around the world. Help spread the word.


Type II Diabetes can be Naturally Cured
November 6th, 2011

A comprehensive natural remedy on reversing Type II Diabetes.


Fructose No More
November 6th, 2011

As we get deeper into recipes that require some form of sweetener, I see too many people fall into the fructose trap.


Wheat is Not That Healthy Today
November 5th, 2011

Eat right but still can’t lose the weight? Your “Heart Healthy Grains” are probably to blame.


Label of Irradiation
November 5th, 2011

Irradiated herbs, seasonings and spices are exposed to HALF A BILLION chest X-ray’s worth of gamma radiation. This information is clearly publicized by the USDA and FDA.


Natural Approach on Hyperactivity
November 5th, 2011

With the growing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) cases, avoiding the drugs could be the answer to this health problem.


Cannabis: Is This Plant a Medicine?
November 5th, 2011

The changes advocated by the California Medical Association can help pave the way for marijuana’s further research.


Patients Worldwide Prefer Homeopathic Treatment
November 5th, 2011

Facts and figures showing homeopathy as world’s fastest growing medicine.


Peru Says No to GMOs for Ten Years
November 5th, 2011

Peru’s Congress has approved a 10-year moratorium on imports of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) to counter the threat to biodiversity in the Latin American country.


Save Food and Store Them Right
November 5th, 2011

Would you like to increase the shelf life of your fruits and veggies without having to use toxic plastic products that harm both the environment and you?


Fountain of Youth in Fruit Fly Intestine?
November 4th, 2011

Now, a new study in fruit flies is helping to explain why such minimal diets are linked to longevity and offering clues to the effects of aging on stem cell behavior.


Saying No To Fluoride
November 3rd, 2011

Americans and Brazilians, who are more exposed to fluoride than other populations, have a desperate need for more iodine.


PG&E Begins Removing ‘Smart’ Meters Due to Health Effects
November 3rd, 2011

Widening Call for Immediate Return of Analogs; Disconnection of “Mesh” Wireless Network.


Babies Understand Thought Process of Others at 10 Months Old, Research Suggests
November 3rd, 2011

New research from the University of Missouri indicates that at 10 months, babies start to understand another person’s thought process, providing new insights on how humans acquire knowledge and how communication develops.


Green Vegetable Consumption Supports Optimal Health
November 2nd, 2011

Compounds found in green vegetables, from bok choy to broccoli, are the source of a chemical signal that is important to activate a fully functioning immune system.


Children’s Vitamins Largely Made of Sugar and Corn Syrup
November 2nd, 2011

Those brightly colored gummy or chewable vitamins you give your children in hopes of providing them with more nutrients may actually harm their health.


Conflicting Cholesterol Guidelines
November 2nd, 2011

If you want to understand how cholesterol guidelines can be out-of-step with the science, it often pays to follow the money.


Health Wonders of Honey
November 2nd, 2011

Honey is known for its many healing properties.


Success on Right to Know About Food
November 2nd, 2011

State of Ohio dropping regulation in face of organic community pressure.


U.S. Government Glossed Over Cancer Concerns As It Rolled Out Airport X-Ray Scanners
November 2nd, 2011

Look for a PBS NewsHour story on X-ray body scanners, reported in conjunction with ProPublica, to air later this month.


Belgium to End Nuclear Power
November 1st, 2011

Belgium’s political parties have reached a conditional agreement to shut down the country’s two remaining nuclear power stations, owned by GDF Suez unit Electrabel, a government spokeswoman said Monday.


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