Added by Anna Janek on July 31, 2011 at 11:00am —
(NaturalNews) With an incredible success rate for vitamin D in treating a myriad of health conditions, it is no wonder that some drug companies are looking for new ways to capitalize on this natural, inexpensive nutrient.
Biopharmaceutical giant Rockwell Medical recently announced that it has acquired a US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for a generic, injectable form of vitamin D called Calcitriol, that it openly refers to as a… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 31, 2011 at 9:31am —
There is growing evidence…
Added by Liberty Peckels on July 30, 2011 at 4:00pm —
Added by Anna Janek on July 29, 2011 at 11:07am —
Added by Anna Janek on July 29, 2011 at 11:00am —
(NaturalNews) A just published study emphasizes that the super strong Big Pharma antibiotic combo trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (dubbed TMP-SMX, for short, and marketed as Bactrim, Bethaprim, Cotrim and Septra) appears to be more effective for repeated urinary tract infections (UTIs) than the time proven natural remedy of cranberries.
This research headed by Marielle A.J. Beerepoot, M.D., from the Academic Medical Center in Amsterdam might sound like great news for women who need help to… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 26, 2011 at 4:30am —
(NaturalNews) Peaches, nectarines, plums, apricots and almonds are all closely related fruit trees with very similar pits. In all these fruits, the pit must be broken open to reveal the almond-shaped kernel within. In fact, this is what almonds actually are: the kernel within the pit of the fruit of the almond tree!
The kernels of all these species contain high concentrations of a chemical known as laetrile. It's also known as amygdalin or vitamin B-17. Research has shown that laetrile… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 25, 2011 at 9:53pm —
(NaturalNews) Allowing your kids to play with the garden hose, filling the inflatable kiddie pool, nourishing your garden with hose water -- these all seem like harmless activities. However, research is now proving otherwise.
Many commercially bought water hoses contain dangerously high levels of lead which leech into the water flowing through them. In fact, according to Consumer Reports, water sitting in a garden hose that has been left in the sun can contain a level of lead that reaches… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 25, 2011 at 9:52pm —
(NaturalNews) A single glass of pasteurized milk can contain a toxic chemical cocktail of 20 painkillers, antibiotics, and growth hormones, new research has shown. Using a highly sensitive test, scientists found drug-related chemicals used to treat human illness not only in cow milk, but in goat and human breast milk as well. Among the chemicals were those found in painkillers and other anti-inflammatory drugs. Researchers theorize that some of the drugs and hormones observed are a result of… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 25, 2011 at 9:46pm —
Added by Anna Janek on July 25, 2011 at 11:30am —
(NaturalNews) Contrary to popular belief, diet soda and other foods and beverages made with artificial sweeteners like aspartame are not healthy, and they do not bring about weight loss.
A landmark new study out of Texas confirms this, having found that not only do diet sodas not help with weight loss, but they actually cause both weight gain and health problems.
Researchers from the University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHSC) at San Antonio gathered ten years worth of data on… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 24, 2011 at 2:40pm —
(NaturalNews) Seven years after the American Diabetes Association urged all diabetics, regardless of whether or not they had high cholesterol, to take statin drugs because they "may have some other qualities that have not been tested," (http://www.naturalnews.com/001110.html
), a new analysis published in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that statin drugs actually cause diabetes.
The findings also confirm the general… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 24, 2011 at 2:39pm —
Many people here in the desert are paying upwards of $500 / month to keep their homes at 72F. I keep my thermostat set around 84, and today there is enough of a breeze that I have all the windows open, it's about 95 outside but inside it's 86. I'm trying to keep this months usage under 200 kW and the meter gets read tomorrow so I'm hoping to make another 10 kW of power today. My A/C is OFF.
The NICEST thing about solar is that it keeps me in the FIRST TIER. Edison… Continue
Added by Dartagnon Puissant on July 21, 2011 at 3:41pm —
(NaturalNews) Another study has verified the outstanding health benefits of taking vitamin D and calcium, this one showing that the supplements can reduce a womans risk of developing skin cancer by as much as 50 percent.
"It looks like there is some promising evidence for vitamin D and calcium for prevention of melanoma in a high-risk group," lead researcher Dr. Jean Tang, an assistant professor of dermatology at Stanford University School of Medicine told USA Today.
The researchers… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 21, 2011 at 3:04am —
(NaturalNews) Research published in the prestigious journal Diabetes Care (published by the American Diabetes Association) suggests that two ounces of nuts consumed daily when substituted for refined carbohydrate foods can prevent diabetes and the deadly complications caused by the disease. Researchers found that nuts eaten as part of a healthy diet can lower serum blood glucose and lipids to lower long-term blood sugar control as measured by the HbA1C blood test. Grab a big handful of almonds,… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 21, 2011 at 3:02am —
(NaturalNews) There`s a new kid on the block in the world of natural nutrients that promotes optimal health and has a significant impact in preventing chronic disease development. Astaxanthin is a red-orange carotenoid pigment derived from microalgae, fish, and crustaceans that can prevent and even treat conditions that progress from the negative effects of oxidative stress and antioxidant deterioration. Astaxanthin is a powerful antioxidant that has been shown to be ten times more powerful… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 19, 2011 at 3:22am —
(NaturalNews) Over the past few years, researchers have come up with a mountain of evidence that vitamin D is extremely important to maintaining health and preventing and even treating a host of health problems. For example, studies have shown that too little vitamin D may trigger breast cancer, rheumatoid arthritis (http://www.naturalnews.com/028690_R
, brittle bones, heart attacks (… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 19, 2011 at 3:20am —
(NaturalNews) No parent wants to lose a child, but when one dies from something that should be very preventable, the heartbreak and tragedy is compounded. Such is increasingly the case with prescription drugs - they're killing our youth.
Sarah Shay and Savannah Kissick, of Morehead, Ky., best friends since high school, were both victims of what experts and the White House are describing as an epidemic of prescription drug deaths. Sarah died in 2006 at the tender age of 19; Savannah just… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 19, 2011 at 3:19am —
(NaturalNews) Mike Adams recently interviewed the Executive Director of the Vitamin D Council, Dr. John Cannell, MD, in order to obtain more information about the nutrient which has been gaining ground as a proven necessity for cancer protection, good overall health, and a strong immune system. Vitamin D has been proven to reduce the risk of many types of cancer.
Listen to the full interview here:… Continue
Added by Dragan Tesla on July 18, 2011 at 3:42am —
This Almost Perfect Food Gobbles Up Your Body's Toxins
The website Green Med Info has assembled a list of studies that… Continue
Added by Anna Janek on July 15, 2011 at 11:00am —