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4 Natural Supplements That Are as Powerful as Drugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, supplements, health, illness, interesting, AlternativeMed )

- 294 days ago -
Most supplements donâEUR(TM)t really work, or at least havenâEUR(TM)t been proven to work. However, there are some exceptions to this. In fact, a few supplements are so effective that they are comparable to pharmaceutical drugs.
Tell Health & Human Services (HHS) to Stop Its Smear Campaign Against Supplements!
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, ethics, government, supplements )

- 367 days ago -
A new study, funded by the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), claims that nutritional supplements send 23,000 Americans to the emergency room each year, and implies that supplements are unregulated, unsafe, and require more federal oversigh
Keep Harmful Radioactive Waste Out of Our Children's Food ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food children, carcinogenic radioactive cesium, supplements, radioactive, drugs, toxins )

- 1295 days ago -
Last week, Beyond Nuclear announced that it, as part of the FFAN coalition, had filed a petition with the FDA asking for a radioactive cesium limit of 5Bq/kg in our food. We are also asking that a database of contamination levels be kept with information
How to Relieve Chronic Pain Naturally - Natural Painkillers
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dr O, chronic pain, natural painkillers, migraine, backache, arthritis, supplements )

- 1456 days ago -
What if you could ease the agony of a backache or migraine without a prescription? You just might be able to--by swapping pills for supplements. By Dr. Mehmet Oz
Saving Your Supplements ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: supplements, vitamins, minerals, big pharma, herbalsupplements, HR 4173, homeopathic meds )

- 1470 days ago -
We have an emergency, you and I. Failing to act decisively and conclusively, in large numbers, right now, means the end of the high potency nutrients we depend on as part of our health care options.
Breaking News: We Win Major Concession on New Supplement Guidance
Health & Wellness  (tags: supplements, FDA, vitamins, minerals, herbs, holistics, homeopathic, drugsfamily, health, illness )

- 1584 days ago -
FDA reverses itself- for now. We have pointed out for months that the FDA's NDI (new supplement) guidance threatens our access to supplements and indeed could destroy the industry, leaving drugs with a total monopoly.
Melatonin Cakes and the Backlash on Dietary Supplements
Health & Wellness  (tags: Melatonin, browniew, cakes, backlash, dietary, supplements, fda, lazy cakes, melatonin filled brownies, congress, regulation, abuse, diet, food, government, health, drugs, humans, nutrition, investigation, protection, research, risks, prevention, medicine )

- 1970 days ago -
Melatonin-filled brownies called Lazy Cakes have come to the attention of Congress. Will the FDA use them as another excuse to over-regulate dietary supplements?
How to Protect Yourself From Radiation Poisoning
Health & Wellness  (tags: radiation, contaminated, antioxidants, supplements )

- 2021 days ago -
In the wake of the Japanese nuclear disaster, radiation has contaminated the food and water supply and the ocean in Japan. Radioactive particles have been carried to distant lands, though no dangerous levels have been detected in other countries.
Tests Show Many Supplements Have Quality Problems
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, AlternativeMed, Supplements, risks, protection, safety, warning )

- 2692 days ago -
Lead in ginkgo pills. Arsenic in herbals. Bugs in a baby's colic and teething syrup. Toxic metals and parasites are part of nature, and all of these have been found in "natural" products and dietary supplements in recent years.
Health Freedom Warning: Drug Company Seeks to Outlaw Vitamin B6 to Protect Pharma Profits
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, vitamins, supplements, health, nutrition, warning )

- 3041 days ago -
The latest attack against vitamins comes from an FDA petition filed by Medicure Pharma, Inc., which has astonishingly asked the FDA to ban the sale of Vitamin B6!
SIGN PETITION: Stop Bill C-51 ~~Save Your Right to Vitamins and Natural Supplements~
Health & Wellness  (tags: save your right to vitamins, supplements, health freedom, C-51, Canada, codex )

- 3089 days ago -
Do you like your greens and vitamins? The Canadian government, afraid of the public reaction once people find out what they are trying to pull, is currently fast-tracking a Bill which threatens to strip you of your rights to access a wide range of n
Don't Let California Limit Vitamin & Mineral Potencies
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, vitamins, supplements, safety, health, cancer, disease )

- 3132 days ago -
CALIFORNIA'S PROPOSITION 65 AFFECTS EVERYONE! California's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) to limit the potency of vitamin-and-mineral supplements under California's Proposition 65 as cancer-causing agents.
Will Europe Restrict Herbs, Vegetable Extracts?
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, vitamins, supplements, Codex, government, prevention )

- 3160 days ago -
It started in 2002. They're doing it gradually over a protracted period, under the guise of consumer safety, in the hopes that it'll all happen so slowly we won't notice the slow but steady decimation of the natural health industry that many of us are rel
Are Calcium Supplements Dangerous for Some?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, calcium, supplements, heart )

- 3188 days ago -
Otherwise-healthy postmenopausal women who took calcium supplements were about twice as likely to suffer a heart attack as those who skipped the supplements, according to a report today in a British medical journal.
Scientific Terrorism
Health & Wellness  (tags: alert, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, supplements, vitamins, scientists, doctors, diet, disease, drugs, food, health, medicine )

- 3234 days ago -
For most people, these kinds of terrorists are hard to spot. They often wear suits and ties, sport enough degrees after their names to choke an elephant, and speak in serious and seemingly knowledgeable tones about science and health. And they can kill

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