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What are all those chemicals in your shampoo? your lipstick? your aftershave? And what do they have to do with asthma, cancer and learning disabilities?

The Story of Cosmetics, released on July 21, 2010 at examines the pervasive use of toxic chemicals in our everyday personal care products,...

Vitamin D Expert Says More Than Half The World’s Population Gets Insufficient Vitamin D

Vitamin D surfaces as a news topic every few months. How much daily vitamin D should a person get? Is it possible to have too much of it?...

If your child is obese should the government take them away?

Parents who fail to help an obese child eat and exercise properly, ignoring all advice and guidance, could be guilty of neglect, child...

It seems Germany is rereading Hitlers socialist program as they now want to tax overweight citizens and forcefully remove fat kids from class.

It seems many in Germany are rereading Hitlers socialist program as they now want to tax overweight citizens and forcefully remove fat kids...

Well, Is It Organic or Not?

IT can be hard enough to decipher the term “organic” when it comes to food. Are there hormones in that skim milk? Did those chicken...

China threatens world health by unleashing waves of superbugs

China’s reckless use of antibiotics in the health system and agricultural production is unleashing an explosion of drug resistant...

Raids are increasing on farms and private food-supply clubs

When the 20 agents arrived bearing a search warrant at her Ventura County farmhouse door at 7 a.m. on a Wednesday a couple weeks back,...

Study suggests link of cleaners to breast cancer

A survey of Massachusetts women has found a potential link between the use of household cleaners and air fresheners and breast cancer. The...

Kids’ high cholesterol may drop naturally

Very high cholesterol levels in kids may decline over time even without intervention, researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control...

Anti-Aging Supplement Is A Fountain Of Hope For Would-Be Mothers

According to the American Pregnancy Association, six million women a year deal with infertility. Now, a Tel Aviv University study is giving...

Flame retardant linked to altered thyroid hormone levels during pregnancy

Pregnant women with higher blood levels of a common flame retardant had altered thyroid hormone levels, a result that could have...

HPV vaccines and Linda Morin, fighting the silence

by Norma Erickson. Linda Morin had no idea she entered a nightmare on October 9, 2008. That is the day her beautiful daughter, Annabelle,...

Blood Pressure Lowered By Beetroot Juice

The nitrate content of beetroot juice is the underlying cause of its blood pressure lowering benefits, research from Queen Mary University...

Insufficient vitamin D tied to severe asthma attacks

Asthmatic children with relatively low vitamin D levels in their blood may have a greater risk of suffering severe asthma attacks than...

Fructose Makes More Belly Fat Cells

Nutrition experts blame sugar as a major cause of the rise in obesity in the United States, noting that the rise in overweight children is...

Diet can sharply cut Alzheimer’s risk

A diet rich in olive oil, nuts, fish, poultry and certain fruits and vegetables may have a powerful effect at staving off Alzheimer’s...

9 in 10 Docs Overtest for Protection

Ninety percent of physicians surveyed said doctors overtest and overtreat to protect themselves from malpractice lawsuits. That sentiment...

Sugary-drink ban starts to affect S.F. sites

Coca-Cola is out, and soy milk is now part of San Francisco’s official city policy. Under an executive order from Mayor Gavin Newsom,...

Sex and shopping – how retail therapy really is bad for men’s health and fertility

Men and shopping really are a toxic mix, claim scientists who have discovered that a spot of retail therapy could make them impotent....

Vitamin D Fears Lead to Sun Warnings Review

Warning people to stay out of the sun may have led to vitamin D deficiencies, British newspaper The Independent reported Monday. The...

Warning, Gardasil may cause increased risk of cervical cancer

by Norma Erickson. Would you consent to giving your child a vaccine that caused an increased risk of cancer? That may be exactly what you...

Bio-Cellular Analysis – How This Test Can Improve the Quality of Your Life

                  Have you ever been to the doctor because you were feeling something was not...

10 Natural Remedies That Fight Chronic Pain

Chronic pain affects an estimated 50 million Americans, according to the American Pain Foundation, and covers a wide range of illnesses,...

Small farmers and consumer advocates say unpasteurized milk bans are about protecting big industry.

In Massachusetts, a controversy over raw milk regulations has cast doubt on our seemingly basic right to unprocessed food. Government,...

Big Brother row as ‘food police’ secretly photograph schoolchildren’s packed lunches

Teachers have used ‘Big Brother’ tactics to spy on children’s lunchboxes, it has been revealed. They secretly...

Reduce Antibiotics For Animal Growth Urges FDA

In the interests of human health, the US Food and Drug Administration is urging farmers and veterinarians to reduce their use of...

Girls now begin puberty aged 9

GROWING numbers of girls are reaching puberty before the age of 10, raising fears of increased sexual activity among a new generation of...

Food Dyes Pose Rainbow of Risks

Food dyes—used in everything from M&Ms to Manischewitz Matzo Balls to Kraft salad dressings—pose risks of cancer, hyperactivity in...

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