Access Economics Gives Thumbs-Up to Cost Effectiveness of Complementary Medicines

On behalf of The National Institute of Complementary Medicine, Access Economics Pty Limited has published a report on the “Cost effectiveness of complementary medicines”.The Executive Director of The National Institute of Complementary Medicine explains that “The findings detailed in this report provide evidence that selected complementary medicine interventions represent cost effective treatment options in an […]

Study Shows Acai Berries May Kill Cancer Cells

by Sheryl Walters, citizen journalist(NaturalNews) Acai has only recently become an internationally popular super food. Yet it has been cherished by the native people of the Amazon for hundreds of years as a healing fruit. Modern Brazilians eat the acai berry because it tastes nice and is highly nutritious. The famous Gracie Jiu-Jitsu family recommended […]

Spirulina and Chlorella Aid Heavy Metal Detox

  by Elizabeth Walling, citizen journalist (NaturalNews) From aluminum in deodorant to mercury in dental fillings, metal toxicity comes at us from every angle these days. The presence of these heavy metals (and others such as arsenic, cadmium and lead) has increased as industrialization and its waste products spread. We can work to avoid these […]

Ten Things You’re Not Supposed to Know about the Swine Flu Vaccine

by Mike Adams, the Health Ranger, NaturalNews EditorLet’s not beat around the bush on this issue: The swine flu vaccines now being prepared for mass injection into infants, children, teens and adults have never been tested and won’t be tested before the injections begin. In Europe, where flu vaccines are typically tested on hundreds (or […]

Carbohydrate Restriction May Slow Prostate Tumor Growth

ScienceDaily (May 26, 2009) — Restricting carbohydrates, regardless of weight loss, appears to slow the growth of prostate tumors, according to an animal study being published this week by researchers in the Duke Prostate Center.”Previous work here and elsewhere has shown that a diet light in carbohydrates could slow tumor growth, but the animals in […]

Vitamin A and Pregnancy

 Vitamin A – what is it and what does it do ? Vitamin A (retinol, retinal, retinoic acid) is found in apricots, carrots (through its precursor betacarotene), fish liver oils (cod, salmon, halibut), green leafy vegetables, kohlrabi, liver, mint, egg yolk. It is a fat soluble antioxidant and therefore requires fats for proper assimilation and […]

Drug companies hosting lavish seminars for doctors

By Adam Cresswell Herald Sun March 28, 2009  Drug companies spending $300,000 on events Sponsor educational events But criticised as over the top DRUGMAKERS are under fire for "profoundly excessive" spending on educational events for doctors that include weekends costing over $300,000 at five-star hotels. Despite a ban on "lavish" hospitality, the latest six-monthly report […]

Senator Asks Pfizer About Harvard Payments

By DUFF WILSON Published: March 3, 2009 (New York Times) Senator Charles E. Grassley on Tuesday asked the drug maker Pfizer to provide details of its payments to at least 149 faculty members at Harvard Medical School. The senator, an Iowa Republican who is investigating the drug industry’s influence on the practice of medicine, also […]

Is Your Monthly Cycle Controlling Your Life?

Does it make you feel “out of control” and emotional? Many women accept premenstrual syndrome (PMS) as a normal part of life that they just have to deal with. This monthly mayhem does not have to be a part of life though! These monthly changes in mood, appetite, energy and sleep patterns are an annoying […]

The Danger of Trans Fats may be Passed from Mother to Child through Breastfeeding

    by David Gutierrez (NaturalNews) When a breastfeeding woman consumes trans-fats, she may be harming not only herself, but also passing on health problems to her child both as an infant and as an adult, according to a study conducted by researchers from the State University of Rio de Janeiro and published in the […]

Cruciferous Vegetables Proven to Prevent Breast Cancer

by Sheryl Walters, citizen journalist (NaturalNews) Research is continually showing the benefits of eating a diet high in cruciferous vegetables such as broccoli, cauliflower, Brussels sprouts and cabbage. These veggies have been proven to prevent all sorts of cancer, including breast cancer. The way in which the active compounds in cruciferous vegetables inhibit breast cancer […]

How to give yourself cancer in five easy steps

by Mike Adams, NaturalNews Editor Following with our ever-popular series on "How to Get Disease," this article discusses how to give yourself a raging case of cancer. It could be breast cancer, colon cancer, prostate cancer or even something like leukemia.   By following the instructions in this article, you can give yourself almost any […]