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

August 23, 2016 | 57,875 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 | 18,907 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 | 24,472 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 | 227,264 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 | 20,747 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.

Can a Supplement Help Prevent Kidney Stones?

August 22, 2016 | 39,687 Views

Kidney stones are an excruciatingly painful condition that occurs when calcium oxylate crystals get stuck in your urinary tract. For the last 30 years, one remedy has been potassium citrate, but its side effects often rivaled the kidney trouble. A new supplement, extracted from an Asian fruit, holds promise for dissolving and preventing kidney stones.

Mercury-Free Dentistry 2016 — A Progress Report

August 21, 2016 | 188,979 Views

It can destroy your brain and kidneys and severely compromises your ability to stay healthy. You may need to fight your insurance company. But together, we can win this war. It's time to say, 'Not for me. Not for my child.' In the end, you'll be glad you carried this torch.

Healthy Banana Ice Cream Recipe

August 21, 2016 | 72,474 Views

Why settle for processed ice cream from supermarkets when you can make one right at home? Here's a wholesome and healthy banana ice cream recipe that's perfect for hot summer days.

Nature Heals

August 20, 2016 | 187,754 Views

If you live in these areas, you're more likely to suffer from mood and anxiety disorders. In contrast, those living in these areas had a lower sensitivity to stress, a 41 percent lower death rate for kidney disease and a slashed risk of cancer and respiratory disease.

How Sunflowers Follow the Sun's Path: A Circadian Clock Revealed

August 20, 2016 | 27,928 Views

Sunflower plants are giving biologists good insight into the dual mechanism responsible for growth and movement in plants. Seeds from the sunflower are packed with nutrients that may even protect your brain.

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