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  • Breast Milk Cancer Cure? Scientists Discover Tumor Destroying Molecules
    by postmaster on November 8, 2017 at 2:28 pm

    “To our amazement, when we added this compound of milk, the tumor cells died. It was a totally serendipitous discovery,” added Professor Svanborg, who had been studying breast milk for the past two decades. She and post-graduate student Anders Hakansson were initially experimenting with breast milk to figure out how it fights off germs when they […]

  • Big Pharma Billionaire Arrested, Charged with Conspiracy & Bribery of Doctors
    by postmaster on October 30, 2017 at 8:06 pm

    The Department of Justice (DOJ) charged John Kapoor, 74, and seven other current and former executives at the pharmaceutical company with racketeering for a leading a national conspiracy through bribery and fraud to coerce the illegal distribution of the company’s fentanyl spray, which is intended for use as a pain killer by cancer patients. The […] Independent News on Natural Health and the World

  • Extra virgin olive oil found to reverse many of the effects of a high-fat diet
    by Vicki Batts on July 21, 2018 at 9:25 pm

    (Natural News) Could olive oil be the ticket to reversing years of damage caused by a “conventional” Western diet? New research has shown that the beloved oil can help fight against some of the most harmful effects of a diet that’s high in bad fats and added sugars. It’s not a secret that the stereotypical... […]

  • Scientists are looking at our wastewater to see how severe the opioid epidemic really is
    by Edsel Cook on July 21, 2018 at 9:24 pm

    (Natural News) Arizona-based researchers are analyzing wastewater from the sewers of U.S. cities for signs of chemicals associated with opioids. The contents of sludge and slurries could provide a more accurate overview of the opioid crisis sweeping the nation, an article in Scientific American stated. The Human Health Observatory has been scouring sewage […]

  • Maxine Waters supporters burn the America flag while chanting "black power"
    by JD Heyes on July 21, 2018 at 9:23 pm

    (Natural News) Rep. Maxine Waters, R-Calif., sparked righteous indignation and no shortage of anger from conservatives and supporters of POTUS Donald Trump in recent weeks when she encouraged her supporters to physically confront all members of the president’s administration when they are seen in public. “If you think we’re rallying […]

  • 5 Good reasons to include more magnesium-rich foods in your diet
    by RJ Jhonson on July 21, 2018 at 9:22 pm

    (Natural News) You may not realize it, but magnesium is one of the nutrients your body needs the most. According to the Human Genome Project, there are 3,751 proteins with binding sites for this mineral, which only adds to why you need to eat food items that have an abundance of it. Increasing your magnesium intake can... […]

  • A traditional Chinese medicine found to be effective in treating depression
    by RJ Jhonson on July 21, 2018 at 4:04 pm

    (Natural News) In a study published in the journal BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, scientists wanted to confirm if Chai Hu Shu Gan San, a traditional medicine used to treat depression in China, can indeed improve the symptoms and condition of sufferers. Like many other elements in traditional Chinese medicine, the use of Chai Hu... […]

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  • Study compares athlete and truck driver, identical twins
    on July 20, 2018 at 8:27 pm

    When it comes to being fit, are genes or lifestyle—nature or nurture—more important? Researchers at San Francisco State University, CSU Fullerton and Cal Poly, Pomona removed the nature part of the equation by studying a pair of identical 52-year-old twins who had taken radically different fitness paths over three decades. "One of the twins […]

  • A peek into the interplay between sleep and wakefulness
    on July 20, 2018 at 3:19 pm

    Sleep is an autonomic process and is not always under our direct, voluntary control. Awake or asleep, we are basically under the regulation of two biological processes: sleep homeostasis, commonly known as 'sleep pressure', and the circadian rhythm, otherwise known as the 'body clock'. These two processes work in harmony to promote good consolidated sleep […]

  • Greening vacant lots reduces feelings of depression in city dwellers, study finds
    on July 20, 2018 at 3:00 pm

    Greening vacant urban land significantly reduces feelings of depression and improves overall mental health for the surrounding residents, researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania and other institutions show in a new randomized, controlled study published in JAMA Network Open. […]

  • Secondhand smoke causing thousands of still births in developing countries
    on July 20, 2018 at 2:47 pm

    The study reveals that more than 40% of all pregnant women in Pakistan are exposed to secondhand smoke—causing approximately 17,000 still births in a year. […]

  • People love to hate on do-gooders, especially at work
    on July 20, 2018 at 2:39 pm

    Sometimes, it doesn't pay to be a do-gooder, according to a new University of Guelph study. […]

The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.

~Thomas Edison

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