Current Health News

June 14, 2016 - Issue 3587


Worst Fears Coming True as Drug Resistance Gene Confirmed in the U.S.

Worst Fears Coming True as Drug Resistance Gene Confirmed in the U.S.

June 14, 2016

Keep it in your medicine cabinet and use it any time you get even a small, insignificant cut, scrape, or other topical wound. Your life could depend on it. It can effectively combat drug-resistant staph, E. coli, salmonella and more. Is it in your medicine cabinet yet?

Junk Food and Junk Science

Junk Food Industry

June 14, 2016

The junk food industry funds scientific research published in seemingly reputable nutrition journals. So the next time you wonder about the results of a questionable study, like the one that found children who eat candy tend to weigh less than those who do not, now you know why.

Bees Are Full of Pesticides and so Are We

Flying Honey Bee

June 14, 2016

Bees collecting pollen from plants near corn and soy fields are exposed to a shocking number of pesticides, including many used primarily for insect control by homeowners and municipalities. Nine in 10 Americans have also tested positive for pesticide residues, showing virtually no creatures may be safe from these toxic exposures.