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4 Healthy Foods That Serve as Natural Antibiotics

4 Healthy Foods That Serve as Natural Antibiotics

Anna Hunt With a diet reinforced by these natural antibiotics, you can help your body maintain its natural defenses against harmful bacteria.

By December 11, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
This Drug is FDA Approved but Has an Appalling Safety Record

This Drug is FDA Approved but Has an Appalling Safety Record

Dr. Mercola – Fluoroquinolones are among the most dangerous FDA-approved drugs on the market.

By November 1, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
9 Reasons to Think Twice Before Taking Antibiotics Ever Again

9 Reasons to Think Twice Before Taking Antibiotics Ever Again

Paul Fassa, Natural Society Waking Times A study published by Mayo Clinic found that almost 70% of Americans are on at least one pharmaceutical; antibiotics top the list, followed by antidepressants, and opioid pain killers. This is a problem in of itself, as it the United States has transformed into a pill-popping, medication-dependent nation. What’s worse […]

By October 10, 2014 2 Comments Read More →
Bacteria From Bees Confirmed as Possible Alternative to Antibiotics

Bacteria From Bees Confirmed as Possible Alternative to Antibiotics

Heather Callaghan, Contributor Waking Times Not just a possible alternative – but totally a preferable alternative to antibiotics whenever possible. People are already using this incredible healing substance without having needed a nod of approval from researchers. And no, we’re not talking about using the actual bees. While consumers of raw honey can tell you that it […]

By September 11, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Early Use of Antibiotics Alters Immunity Later On

Early Use of Antibiotics Alters Immunity Later On

Heather Callaghan, Contributor Waking Times As the gut microbiome becomes the newest hot topic in medical science, researchers are welcoming natural and nutritional approaches to optimal health and preventing disease. A lot of studies take a doom-and-gloom tone about the devastating effects on the world from generations of immersion in antibiotics – in animals, in food and […]

By August 18, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Did You Know These 10 Chemical Additives Are Commonly Found in Meat?

Did You Know These 10 Chemical Additives Are Commonly Found in Meat?

Natasha Longo, Prevent Disease Waking Times The factory farmed meat industry tells us that beef is a nutritional powerhouse with essential nutrients we need for energy. They tell us that meat is one of the best sources of iron and packed with vitamins. According to the authorities on meat, it’s also calorie-wise and part of […]

US Food Manufacturing – Science Based or Reckless?

US Food Manufacturing – Science Based or Reckless?

Dr. Mercola Waking Times Historically, the European Union (EU) has taken a far stricter, more cautious stance with regards to genetically engineered (GE) crops and foods. Not only must GE foods be labeled in the EU, but resistance to growing GE crops is high in general. As reported two years ago, an estimated 75 percent […]

These Over-Prescribed Antibiotics are Causing Transgenerational DNA Damage

These Over-Prescribed Antibiotics are Causing Transgenerational DNA Damage

Lisa Bloomquist, Collective-Evolution Waking Times It’s Worse Than You Know In a May, 2014 letter to the U.S. Senate, Doctor Jay S. Cohen said of fluoroquinolones, “In my 40+ years in pharmacovigilance, FQs (fluoroquinolones) surpass Vioxx and Thalidomide in the degree of permanent harm done.”  Let that sink in for a bit. Fluoroquinolones – cipro/ciprofloxacin, […]

The Secrets of Food Marketing and How You’re Being Fooled By Advertising

The Secrets of Food Marketing and How You’re Being Fooled By Advertising

April McCarthy, Prevent Disease Waking Times There are large divisions within every population in the world where people have absolutely no idea where their food comes from. They believe cows, pigs and chickens run around in green pastures, without any comprehension of what they’re fed, how they’re treated and most of all, completely unaware of […]

Doctor Appointments For Annual Exams and Vaccination Associated With Increased Flu-Like Illnesses

Doctor Appointments For Annual Exams and Vaccination Associated With Increased Flu-Like Illnesses

Dave Mihalovic, Prevent Disease Waking Times New research in Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology shows that child doctor appointments for annual exams and vaccinations are associated with an increased risk of flu-like illnesses in children and family members within two weeks of the visit. This risk translates to more than 700,000 potentially avoidable illnesses each year, costing […]

By February 17, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
FDA Concedes Antibiotic Use In Farm Animals Must Be Phased Out

FDA Concedes Antibiotic Use In Farm Animals Must Be Phased Out

April McCarthy, Prevent Disease Waking Times Antibiotics are added to animal feed or drinking water of cattle, hogs, poultry and other food-producing animals to make them gain weight faster or use less food to gain weight. The United Nations and World Health Organization have both stated that humans are building up dangerous levels of resistance […]

By December 13, 2013 1 Comments Read More →
Antibiotic Resistant Germs: Are You In Danger?

Antibiotic Resistant Germs: Are You In Danger?

Raluca Schachter, Guest Waking Times You have probably heard about antibiotic resistant infections. But did you know that two million people per year in the US are acquiring this type of infection and 23,000 Americans per year are dying because of this? On top of that, 250,000 people in the US  require hospital care for Clostridium difficile (a unique […]

By November 19, 2013 1 Comments Read More →
The Era of Antibiotics is Over – It’s Time To Return to Natural Remedies

The Era of Antibiotics is Over – It’s Time To Return to Natural Remedies

Alex Pietrowiski, Staff Writer Waking Times Some will blame the doctors who are swift to prescribe pharmaceuticals; others will blame patients and their desire for a quick fix; perhaps some will think the over-use of antibiotics in factory farms and dairy products is mostly to blame. Likely, it is the combination of these three main factors […]

By November 7, 2013 5 Comments Read More →
Appalling Lack of Progress in Factory Farm Policies Despite Increased Public Awareness

Appalling Lack of Progress in Factory Farm Policies Despite Increased Public Awareness

Kaye Spector, EcoWatch Waking Times A comprehensive analysis of the U.S. meat, egg and dairy industries in 2008 excoriated  producers for their business practices. A new assessment of progress since then says industrial livestock production remains just as destructive, and little has been done to address any of the problems. The report, from Johns Hopkins University Center for a […]

By October 23, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Simplifying Probiotics – A Path To Improving Your Gut Health

Simplifying Probiotics – A Path To Improving Your Gut Health

Anna Hunt, Staff Writer Waking Times Billions of beneficial bacteria, commonly referred to as probiotics, live in the human body. These bacteria are part of what keeps the body in balance in order to maintain overall good health. They reside in the human digestive system, specifically the intestinal tract also referred to as the gut, (as […]

A Reflection On Antibiotics

A Reflection On Antibiotics

Suzanne Humphries, MD, Green Med Info Waking Times As you can see here, scientists are running out of options. Many drug resistant micro-organisms are no longer responding to the older drugs, and there are less and less new ones being developed. The only solution is to stop the rampant use of these largely unnecessary drugs. […]

Gut Biota Never Recover from Antibiotics: Damages Future Generations

Gut Biota Never Recover from Antibiotics: Damages Future Generations

Heidi Stevenson, Gaia Health Waking Times Emerging research shows that the harmful effects of antibiotics go much further than the development of drug resistant diseases. The beneficial bacteria lost to antibiotics, along with disease-inducing bacteria, do not fully recover. Worse, flora lost by a mother is also lost to her babies. The missing beneficial gut bacteria are likely […]

The Dangers of Fluoride-Based Antibiotics, Plus Natural Solutions

The Dangers of Fluoride-Based Antibiotics, Plus Natural Solutions

Paul Fassa, Natural Society Waking Times My wife has recently recovered (slowly) from an unusual infection of her right lung, for which she had to be hospitalized with enforced IV antibiotics and even more after her release. We looked into antibiotic dangers and after effects because she was experiencing mild neuropathy symptoms, insomnia and unusual […]

What Really Happens When You Take Antibiotics?

What Really Happens When You Take Antibiotics?

Raluca Schachter, Guest Writer Waking Times Antibiotics: One of the most prescribed drug in the modern world! The evidence that proves how harmful this practice can be has been available for a while now. Taking routine course of antibiotics and moreover pouring them into our food has been leading to serious and dangerous side effects, […]

By April 5, 2013 5 Comments Read More →
The Many Medical Uses of Silver Throughout History

The Many Medical Uses of Silver Throughout History

Dr. Tom O’Brien, Guest Writer Waking Times Medicinal use of silver predates recorded history, and can only be guessed. It is fairly certain, however, that the use of silver vessels for storing and carrying water made use of one of its important properties… which was that of destroying the water-borne bacteria and pathogens, thus allowing […]

By April 2, 2013 2 Comments Read More →
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