Recent investigations published in the British Medical Journal show that eating chocolate is linked to a 39% lower risk of cardiovascular disease and a 29% reduced risk of stroke.
Fluffy bunnies are hard to resist, especially at Easter time, but as this video reveals, many are soon left neglected and abandoned by their owners.
Hospitals and nursing homes could be left increasingly exposed to deadly superbugs as bacteria is becoming increasingly resistant to last resort antibiotics
A company specializing in oil spill science has accused the EPA of violating the Clean Water Act by blocking science regarding oil spill cleanup.
“Garbage in Garbage Out” is a phrase coined to refer to the fact that putting bad data into a computer will produce bad results, or even damage its function – this is equally true with your body and what you eat. If you recognize that the human body is a living complex organism, not an inanimate manufactured creation like a computer, it is even more applicable to your body than to your computer.
Stress has been known to cause virtually every problem in existence. When people are under stress, health conditions arise, the mind if hazed, and poor actions are taken guided by the tension. When feeling this way, it is important to know that the temporary perceptions to experience and the decision you make are not fully real – that is, they would be different had the stress not come into your life.
A German Study that found that compact fluorescent lights emit cancer-causing chemicals such as phenol, naphthalene, and styrene when switched on. Inspired by these findings, researchers at Stony Brook University in New York have released a study on the effects that UV radiation from CFL bulbs can have on human skin cells.
Our current unhealthy living conditions call for a few radical corrective measures, if our goal is to maintain any level of healthy lifestyle. One of those corrective measures it to detox. The following is a list of various recommendations to effectively lessen your internal toxin levels, which can be done in any combination for increased effectiveness. For optimum results, these should be applied on a regular or seasonal basis, and at minimum once a year.
Throughout history, the herb rosemary has been used to heal; sooth and nourish the body as well as providing a huge memory boost. The powerful antioxidant properties of this herb have resulted in it being used to cleanse the body and help to protect it against cancer and cure many other conditions. The best part? Experiencing rosemary benefits is extremely simple and requires very little money.
Good news for berry lovers! New research suggests that consuming a handful of berries a week will delay age-related memory loss for up to 2 1/2 years. The study has yielded results that definitively identify berries, such as blueberries and strawberries, as a delicious preventative measure to be taken against declining cognitive function.
It has been long known that cranberry juice can offer a variety of health benefits (when ingesting in the right form). Some of the most recent research involving cranberry juice examines how the juice is even effective at treating bladder infections. While most people with a bladder infection swiftly race to the doctor for antibiotic treatment, the infection causing bacteria are becoming resistant to our medicines, and something needs to be done.
Refined sugar has been at the root of many dietary problems for years. Food addictions are often cited as ‘comfort measures’ by the people suffering from addiction, while a spiral of binge eating, depression, and more binge eating has led to more expanded waistlines and health disorders. Until recently, sugar addiction was considered a willpower issue, but we know that it goes deeper than that.
A study carried out in Japan has once again shown the cancer-fighting properties of citrus fruit. The study found that those who were eating the fruit had significantly lower risk of getting a number of cancers, but this was also true of green tea consumers. Interestingly and more importantly, daily citrus consumption provided significant protection when combined with green tea consumption.
There is word going around about an electrical device that mimics and amplifies the immune system. It is capable of killing off all pathogenic bacteria, viruses, and parasites. That was the original intent of its designers, to kill off viruses such as hepatitis and HIV. The original developers, William Lyman and Steven Kaali at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine designed an electrical device to run on 50 – 100 microamperes, equivalent to the current of a pacemaker in 1991.
It may be more important than ever in this day and age to put major focus on ridding your body of toxins. On a daily basis our bodies are being bombarded by toxins coming from household paints, your carpet, cookware, foods, our water, and countless other sources, all paving the way for disease. And while it is important to cleanse the body of these toxins on a grand scale, it is especially vital to clear out the toxins accumulating in your liver, as this organ is highly instrumental in numerous bodily processes.
If you’re a diabetic, then you’ve experienced how hard life can be knowing that the sweetest cake or cookie could dramatically harm you. But there is a new solution to the potentially deadly desire. An all natural sweetener, Stevia, is shown to not only be an alternative sweetener for diabetics, whom have to normally abstain entirely from sugar else they will suffer terminally, but may also reduce the effectiveness of the diabetic condition.
You may already be fully aware of the fight surrounding the latest California GMO labeling legislation known as Prop 37, a bill which I have been very passionate about supporting over the past few months. As it currently stands in the United States, you are actually being completely kept in the dark about what’s in your food. And it may interest you to know that many pro-GMO corporations such as Monsanto intend to keep it that way.