A new study released by the University of Toulouse in France found that over half of weight loss supplements are spiked with pharmaceuticals.
A traditional ceremonial beverage of South Pacific societies, Kava (Piper methysticum) is widely consumed in Vanuata, Fiji and Western Somoa, whose populations have lung cancer rates just 5-10 percent of U.S. lung cancer rates despite similar levels of tobacco consumption.
Unlocking the mystery of our immune system is much like seeking buried treasure—X may mark the spot, but knowing how to support our immune system may seem like navigating a maze.
There is no question, even by those who are involved in the industry, that many manufacturers of natural health products, dietary supplements, nutraceuticals etc... make false claims regarding the ingredients in their formulations.
To tackle this problem, many consumer advocates, as well as those in the industry, have turned to a classification technique called DNA barcoding to help counter this problem.
Beijing's Pollution Problem Is Now A New York, Paris, Toronto and London ProblemToxic Chemicals Being Emitted Overseas Are Finding Their Way Into North American And European Streams and Lakes
Pesticides are responsible for a number of diseases, including Alzheimer's disease, asthma, birth defects, body burden, cancer, diabetes, endocrine disruption, learning/developmental disorders, Parkinson’s disease, and sexual/reproductive dysfunction.
An very interesting and timely topic on the depletion of our immunity and the discovery that antibiotics are becoming no longer useful, as it now stands and without natural alternatives we are in trouble big time.
Amino Acids: Do You Know if Yours Are Derived from Human or Animal By-products, or from Natural Sources?
The amazing power of amino acids, pure medicine if given in the correct form and right dosages. The best is to ask questions, if you are vegan or vegetarian how far do you go to ensure product quality?
We must be able to have an alternative to pharmaceutical drugs; public trust has also greatly waned for this group too.
Pertussis (whooping cough) has re-emerged in countries with high vaccination coverage and low mortality.
Although it is listed as one of the top causes of vaccine preventable deaths, reports of a global resurgence originated in countries with low mortality and high vaccination coverage.
Recently, CTV reported that data from a clinical trial was misrepresented, and now the research community is renewing their resolve to have the true findings of thousands of abandoned or misrepresented studies published.
The Difference of Professional Therapeutic Medicine When you hear “professional therapeutic medicine,” what does it mean to you?
This sort of terminology is not something that most people dwell on—after all, if something is labeled as “medicine,” wouldn’t it go without saying that it is also professional and therapeutic? One would assume so, but a problem may also lie within those same assumptions.