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Health & Wellness

Researchers Determine Vitamin D Level Necessary to Help Reduce Preterm Births
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin D deficiency and premature birth )

- 21 hours ago -
Including vitamin D optimization in prenatal standard of care could prevent 225,000 premature births in the US each year, saving the health care system about $6 billion annually.
Was Linus Pauling Right About Vitamin C's Curative Powers After All?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin C, Linus Pauling, Vit. C cytotoxic against cancer cells )

- 6 days ago -
A large, decade-long study found that men who took 800 mg of vitamin C per day had less heart disease and lived up to six years longer than those following the conventional guideline of 60 mg/day. [ + VIDEOS ]
Statin Nation II: What Really Causes Heart Disease? [ + Video 1:15:35 ]
Health & Wellness  (tags: statins, heart disease )

- 9 days ago -
Three-quarters of people having a first heart attack have normal cholesterol levels, and among older people, low cholesterol is associated with an increased mortality risk. Neither saturated fat nor dietary cholesterol raise your heart disease risk
9 Diabetes Myths That Could Be Sabotaging Your Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, disease, diabetes, diabetes myths, risks, research, humans, health, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 9 days ago -
Misconceptions about diabetes risk factors, symptoms, healthy foods, and more could affect how diabetes patients take care of themselves. Here, experts shed light on the truth behind some common diabetes myths.
Why Are Farmers Forced to Accept Insecticide-Treated Seeds?
Health & Wellness  (tags: neonicotinoids toxic to many species )

- 12 days ago -
An independent review of 800 studies concluded neonicotinoids are also harming birds, earthworms, snails, and other invertebrates. Certain bird species that feast on insects killed by neonicotinoids have also declined.

Health & Wellness  (tags: Rubber Dodo Award, Monsanto, glyphosate poisoning )

- 13 days ago -
The Center for Biological Diversity has given its annual Rubber Dodo Award to Monsanto for its reckless peddling of glyphosate, a carcinogen that's driving loss of wildlife and diversity around the globe. [ + Videos ]
VaccinesâEUR"Are They Still Contributing to the Greater Good? [ + Videos ]
Health & Wellness  (tags: vaccines, vaccination risks )

- 16 days ago -
Three decades ago, autism affected one in 10,000 children. Today, itâEUR(TM)s estimated to afflict as many as one in 50. To ensure the safety of as many children as possible, we need to have an open rational discussion about vaccine safety.
AlzheimerâEUR(TM)s and Lyme âEUR"Two Diseases Driven By Inappropriate Interventions in the Food Chain
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alzheimer's, Lyme disease, food safety, food chain interventions )

- 18 days ago -
AlzheimerâEUR(TM)s and Lyme disease are caused by disruptions in the food chain. In our efforts to create a cheaper food system, weâEUR(TM)ve cut too many corners, and made too many dangerous shortcuts. [ + videos ]
HEALTH NEWS YOU CAN USE: Baking Soda Plus Lemon- Saves 1000's Of Lives Each Year
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, health, prevention, protection, treatment, study, safety, disease, food )

- 19 days ago -
Over 20 laboratory experiments, conducted since 1970 until recently, proved that: Lemon destroys cancer cells in 12 cancer types. It prevents metastasis of cancer cells and it is 10 000 stronger than drugs like Adriamycin, chemotherapy and narcotic
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