Health

Can Ethanol Kill Tumors?

The lifetime risk for developing or dying from cancer in the U.S. is nearly 50 percent in men and 40 percent in women.1 According to the American Cancer Society, nearly 600,000 people die every year with a diagnosis of cancer. But, many people don't actually die from the disease itself, but rather from the side effects of the treatment or from another opportunistic infection that happens when ....

Folate May Mitigate Pesticide-Related Autism

In the 1980s, the incidence of autism was 1 in 10,000.1,2 As of 2012 statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the incidence of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children between the ages of 6 and 17 was 1 in 50.3 It’s highly unlikely that the stratospheric rise in ASD could be traced back to a single culprit.The most logical conclusion is that this wide range of ....

Ketogenic Diet Often Better Than Drugs for the Treatment of Epilepsy

This year marks the 20th anniversary of "First Do No Harm," a film directed by American movie director and writer Jim Abrahams. Based on real-life events, the film relates the successful treatment of one boy's severe case of epilepsy using a ketogenic diet. Prior to the fictionalized family's discovery of the diet, their youngest son, Robbie, was given many pharmaceutical medications, some of ....

How Your Height Might Affect Your Health

Most kids love hearing people comment on how tall they're getting. In some circles, particularly homes where sports like volleyball or basketball are revered and often played, being tall is considered a definite plus. But new research has emerged that suggests being taller — or significantly shorter than average — isn't necessarily better in terms of health and may even pose health risks.Part ....

Scientists closer to unraveling the mystery of how omega-3 fatty acids halt inflammation and prevent disease throughout the body

(Natural News) A new study further adds to the nutritional compendium which proves just how salubrious omega-3 fatty acids are. A team from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) wanted to truly understand just how these fats impacted health — particularly their potency in dampening inflammation in the body. Their medical review suggested that omega-3 fatty acids, which w ....

Same mainstream media attacking football as “unsafe for the brain” says nothing about brain-damaging mercury in vaccines

(Natural News) Football is suddenly facing a tremendous amount of scrutiny for its potential to cause irreparable damage to players. While any number of injuries are associated with such a heavy-duty contact sport, football stands alone in its potential for irreversible brain damage; many players have suffered from traumatic brain injuries, concussions, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, or ....

Endorphin Release Varies From Exercise Intensity

You've probably heard of "runner's high," which you could call a thrill of elation that comes from your brain and muscles being on the same page after a good workout. It's also referred to as an "endorphin rush," which can arrive to flood your senses with varying degrees of pleasure and satisfaction.Pride in a job well done (including exercise), eating hot peppers and watching your children discov ....

DUHHH! Energy drinks will NOT keep you hydrated

(Natural News) Yes, energy drinks can really take you places….like the emergency room. These supposedly “hydrating” drinks actually increase your risk of developing a cardiac condition or a plethora of other illnesses associated with dehydration or excessive sugar intake. This is what Dr. Manny Alvarez, Senior Managing Health Editor at FOXNews.co ....

New “RNA interference” crop technology WEAPONIZES food into the ultimate eugenics weapon… could target Blacks for covert sterilization

(Natural News) A devastating new food weaponization technology has been developed called “RNA interference.” This technology, initially rolled out to destroy the fertility of pests, could easily be expanded into a genocidal food-based weapon that targets African-Americans to destroy their fertility. The same technology could also be fi ....

The Strange Connection Between Vision Loss and Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer's disease, a severe form of dementia, affects an estimated 5.2 million Americans;1 200,000 of which are under the age of 65. According to recent data, Alzheimer's disease kills more than half a million Americans per year,2 making Alzheimer's the third leading killer in the U.S., right behind heart disease and cancer.Since there's no conventional cure, i ....

Vitamin C Stops Cancer

More specifically, vitamin C may stop leukemia stem cells from multiplying, which could prevent certain forms of blood cancer from advancing, the journal Cell reveals,1 along with pancreatic, colon, liver and ovarian cancers, according to several other notable medical journals and scientific reports.An enzyme known as Tet methylcytosine dioxygenase 2 (TET2) has the ability to make stem cells ....

LITHIUM trace mineral found to prevent dementia… more proof that trace minerals prevent disease

(Natural News) A study published in the JAMA Psychiatry revealed that people who had higher levels of lithium in their drinking water had reduced odds of developing dementia. According to the researchers, lithium is a naturally-occurring metal that can be found in varying amounts from area to area.To carry out the study, a team of researchers ....

Brain-Boosting Rosemary Is Easily Cultivated in Your Backyard

Rosmarinus officinalis, more commonly known as rosemary, is a woody, perennial herb that is fragrant, evergreen and native to the Mediterranean. While some gardeners plant a rosemary bush in their garden to harvest the herb, others use it to add beauty and fragrance, without ever using the leaves.The plant has needle-like leaves similar in appearance to hemlock. It flowers in pink, purple or blue ....

Epidemic Numbers of People Suffering From Constipation

For most people, an occasional bout of constipation is a minor aggravation. However, this is not the case for the nearly 15 percent of the U.S. population suffering from chronic constipation.1 This means 63 million people have difficulty passing hard, dry, lumpy stool, suffer from feeling bloated, have abdominal pain or feel as if there is something stuck in their rectum or intestines.2F ....

Omega-3 supplements proven to be powerful medicine by drastically reducing CXCL-10 inflammation factors across the body

(Natural News) It won’t come as a surprise to most people that Omega-3 fatty acids like those found in fatty fish are good for your health, but a new study revealing just how these important acids fight inflammation shows they might be even more beneficial than believed. It turns out they work their magic by activating the self-cleaning process in certain types of immune cells.Omega-3 fatty acid ....

Aspartame: Decades of Science Point to Serious Health Consequences

Most people begin consuming diet products not because they love the taste or want to gain extra nutrition but because they believe doing so will help them lose weight. Those sweetened with aspartame make up a large part of the “diet” products market to this day, despite plentiful research showing they likely promote weight gain, not loss. Take the 2011 study by researchers at the Uni ....

Which kills you faster – chemotherapy or cancer?

(Natural News) Science is now proving that chemotherapy actually causes cancer to spread throughout the body. How will the hospitals and oncologists write it up? Will they say the patient died from cancer or chemotherapy? That’s a rhetorical question, by the way. The medical industrial complex can’t sustain their billion-dollar-a-year cancer business if they blame the real culprit of ....

In claiming breakthrough for “safer” Zika vaccines, science journal accidentally admits Zika vaccines might be dangerous

(Natural News) It’s been a while since we had a Zika-hysteria fueling headline, but that does not mean that the-powers-that-be have recognized its harmlessness. Scientists have been hard at work to develop a vaccine, and researchers from Arizona State University (ASU) have announced the discovery of a planted-based vaccine which they claim is “more potent, safer and cheaper to produce tha ....