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Mercury Awareness — Your Mouth, Your Choice

August 25, 2016 | 8,742 Views

It's Mercury-Free Dentistry Week, and in order to further the cause of mercury-free dentistry, I'm matching every donation (up to $100,000) made to a leader in this cause, Consumers for Dental Choice.

Go the Extra Healthy Mile With Geranium Oil

August 25, 2016 | 158,311 Views

With its wide range of benefits — from helping clear up scars, heal wounds and provide emotional support via aromatherapy — you can never go wrong with geranium oil.

Toxic Cookware Chemicals Have Polluted Drinking Water for Millions

August 24, 2016 | 148,976 Views

No need to be obvious to be dangerous, as people now know. This potential daily exposure can take many years to expel from your body and is linked to multiple cancers, infant death, liver toxicity and more. If you live in any of these areas, you may be at especially high risk.

How Monsanto Promotes Worldwide Infertility

August 24, 2016 | 26,579 Views

Monsanto has a history of producing toxic and dangerous chemicals, from DDT to Agent Orange. However, one chemical now pollutes the entire earth, increases your risk of certain cancers and may affect your fertility and the fertility of your children.

The Hidden Health Hazards Lurking in Your Clothes

August 24, 2016 | 25,658 Views

Washing your clothes is not harmless. Different types of machines may release different amounts of fibers and chemicals from your clothes, poisoning wastewater runoff and clogging the water supply with hormone disrupting chemicals and plastics.

Insurance Companies Use Bait-and-Switch Tactics to Maintain the Status Quo of Mercury Amalgams

August 23, 2016 | 77,080 Views

Is your dental insurance company your mortal enemy? On this they are. Their ridiculous restrictions can bury your physical and financial wellbeing under layers of fine print. How to sway them to ditch these slimy 'bait and switch' campaigns, and protect your health today.

Coke's Cookie Is Crumbling

August 23, 2016 | 26,590 Views

A leading academic official has been forced to step down after having close ties with soda maker Coca-Cola. Meanwhile, another US health public official was outed for promoting and leading research for the soda giant.

Sunscreen Won't Prevent Skin Cancer but Some Could Actually Cause It

August 23, 2016 | 35,572 Views

Many believe that applying sunscreen daily will prevent skin cancer, but science backing this up is lacking. In addition, growing research shows constant sunscreen usage may carry health risks of its own.

The Many Health Benefits of MCT Oil

August 22, 2016 | 251,312 Views

While coconut oil has many benefits, including microbial, it does not contribute much of an energy boost. Nor does it suppress your hunger or help feed your brain the way this tasteless and odorless oil does. Add it to your salads, smoothies and vegetable juices.

How Microbes Moved From Villain to Hero

August 22, 2016 | 23,164 Views

Far from being nasty germs that are considered harmful, microbes are earning new respect from scientists, especially since fungi, bacteria and other minuscule critters are seen as 'partners' to improve your immune system. Food, microbes and health are all inextricably intertwined, and the gut-brain connection may shed light on how they affect your metabolism.

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