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FDA Recommends More ‘Low-Mercury’ Fish for Moms to Boost Omega-3s

FDA Recommends More ‘Low-Mercury’ Fish for Moms to Boost Omega-3s

July 4, 2014 | by

The FDA has released new advice for pregnant women, telling them it’s not only OK to eat low-mercury fish, but that it’s important for the nutrients.

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Peaceful Coup in Thailand Restores Organic Agriculture & Sustainable Farming Practices

Peaceful Coup in Thailand Restores Organic Agriculture & Sustainable Farming Practices

July 3, 2014 | by

The new military-led government in Southeast Asia’s Thailand has unveiled plans to support organic agriculture and sustainable agricultural reforms.

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UK Parliament Meets to Discuss Dangers of World’s Best Selling Herbicide: RoundUp

UK Parliament Meets to Discuss Dangers of World’s Best Selling Herbicide: RoundUp

July 3, 2014 | by

A meeting was recently held in the UK to discuss one of the world’s best-selling herbicide’s and its dangers to the public – Monsanto’s Roundup.

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How the FDA, USDA, and EPA Protect Chemical Industries, Not the Public

How the FDA, USDA, and EPA Protect Chemical Industries, Not the Public

July 3, 2014 | by

The USDA, FDA, and EPA are supposed to protect us from harmful foods and chemicals. But they only protect the industries. Here’s why.

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Study Says Roach, Rat Germs Protect Babies Against Asthma and Allergies

Study Says Roach, Rat Germs Protect Babies Against Asthma and Allergies

July 3, 2014 | by

Researchers found children exposed to cockroach, cat, and mouse allergens in infancy were less likely to develop allergies and asthma. Gross.

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5 Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds

5 Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds

July 2, 2014 | by

Rich in antioxidants, pumpkin seeds offer a wealth of health benefits that are often overlooked. Here are 5 health benefits of pumpkin seeds.

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Geophagy and Bentonite Clay: Health Benefits of an Age-Old Practice

Geophagy and Bentonite Clay: Health Benefits of an Age-Old Practice

July 2, 2014 | by

Bentonite clay, one of many healing clays used for centuries to detox, is another less known substance offering numerous benefits. Here they are.

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Marijuana Compounds Shown to Protect the Nervous System Against MS

Marijuana Compounds Shown to Protect the Nervous System Against MS

July 1, 2014 | by

A study published in the Journal of Neuroimmune Pharmacology shows how chemicals in marijuana can help treat multiple sclerosis and similar diseases.

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Bras and Cancer: Could Bras Support Breast Cancer?

Bras and Cancer: Could Bras Support Breast Cancer?

July 1, 2014 | by

The connection between wearing bras and painful non-malignant breast fibrocystic disease as well as malignant breast cancer is coming to light. Be careful.

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Is Your Juice Any Better than a Soft Drink?

Is Your Juice Any Better than a Soft Drink?

July 1, 2014 | by

Some of the most popular health juices were analyzed for sugar content in a recent study. Many had more sugar than 5 chocolate chip cookies—around 39 grams.

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