Current Health News

March 2, 2016 - Issue 3483


Heartburn Can Be Treated Without Hazardous, Habit Forming Drugs

Heartburn Can Be Treated Without Hazardous, Habit Forming Drugs

March 2, 2016

In fact, there are over 11 different alternative treatments for this problem, yet doctors hand this drug out like candy putting you at risk of chronic kidney disease, pneumonia, osteoporosis, hip fractures, dementia, heart disease and heart attacks. Only take it as a last resort.

America's Baby Catastrophe

Baby Catastrophe

March 2, 2016

While paying the most for childbirth and maternity care, Americans may receive subpar care. The US has some of the highest rates of maternal and infant death among developed countries.

Is Your Body a Toxic Dump for Corporations?

toxic industrial chemicals

March 2, 2016

Industrial chemicals often come to the market without any safety testing. More than 200 of these largely untested industrial chemicals are widespread in Americans’ blood and breast milk, and newborn babies are being born "pre-polluted."