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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 … More

February 17, 2014 | By | 1 Reply 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 … More

December 13, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Antibiotic Resistant Germs: Are You In Danger?

Antibiotic Resistant Germs: Are You In Danger?













Raluca SchachterGuest
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 … More

November 19, 2013 | By | 1 Reply 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 … More

November 7, 2013 | By | 5 Replies 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.… More

October 23, 2013 | By | Reply 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 … More

October 2, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
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 … More

June 28, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
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 … More

June 5, 2013 | By | 5 Replies More
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 … More

May 6, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
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 … More

April 5, 2013 | By | 5 Replies 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 … More

April 2, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Could Oregano Oil Replace Antibiotics in Livestock Treatment?

Could Oregano Oil Replace Antibiotics in Livestock Treatment?













Elizabeth Renter, Natural Society
Waking Times

A growing number of people don’t want their meat raised with antibiotics. Due to concerns of antibiotic-resistance, animal treatment, and personal health, more and more individuals are seeking out food makers that specifically buy only antibiotic-free meats. What was once an extremely small … More

April 2, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Natural Ways to Avoid and Recover From Antibiotics

Natural Ways to Avoid and Recover From Antibiotics













Erin Schumacher, Guest Writer
Waking Times

Most of us have taken antibiotics at some point in our lives.

We take these powerful drugs because we are told by our healthcare professionals that we must. After all, who would want to risk a serious bacterial infection when it could be easily … More

February 14, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Garlic Proven 100 Times More Effective Than Antibiotics, Working In A Fraction of The Time

Garlic Proven 100 Times More Effective Than Antibiotics, Working In A Fraction of The Time













April McCarthy, Prevent Disease
Waking Times 

A significant finding from Washington State University shows that garlic is 100 times more effective than two popular antibiotics at fighting disease causing bacteria commonly responsible for foodborne illness.

Their work was published recently in the Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy a follow-up to the … More

January 29, 2013 | By | 21 Replies More
How to Protect Yourself and Your Children from the Health Hazards Associated with Medical and Agricultural Antibiotics

How to Protect Yourself and Your Children from the Health Hazards Associated with Medical and Agricultural Antibiotics













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

The issue of antibiotic overuse, both in medicine and food production, and the subsequent threats to human health, has been featured in a number of recent news articles.

According to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), antibiotic resistance is a major threat More

January 25, 2013 | By | Reply More
10 Ways to Use Colloidial Silver’s Amazing Healing Abilities

10 Ways to Use Colloidial Silver’s Amazing Healing Abilities













Natural News
Waking Times

Colloidal silver consists of silver atoms suspended in distilled ion-less water. The particles of silver are small enough to penetrate on a cellular level and destroy pathogens of all types, including bacteria, fungal spores, parasites, and viruses.

Not only does silver get rid of pathogens, it … More

January 24, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
The Abuse of Antibiotics and the Rise of ‘Super Bugs’

The Abuse of Antibiotics and the Rise of ‘Super Bugs’













Anna Hunt, Staff Writer
Waking Times

The use of antibacterial drugs on healthy livestock is a common practice in the United States. The meat industry’s overuse of antibiotics has become so widespread that about 29 million pounds of these drugs (or 80% of all antibiotics sold in the US) are … More

January 4, 2013 | By | Reply More
European Officials: Antibiotic Resistance a Global Crisis

European Officials: Antibiotic Resistance a Global Crisis













Lisa Garber, Natural Society
Waking Times

On Sunday, the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) cited the widespread misuse of antibiotics for the global rise of antibiotic resistance. The concern is greater than the sum of ailing patients, the ECDC emphasized, since antibiotic resistance forces hospitals to care … More

November 20, 2012 | By | Reply More
The Most Potent B Vitamin That Combats Infections Better Than Antibiotics Ever Could

The Most Potent B Vitamin That Combats Infections Better Than Antibiotics Ever Could













John Summerly, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

The Nicotinamide form of vitamin B3 is one of the most potent of blood B vitamins, absorbing four times more into the blood than any other vitamin. Cedars-Sinai researchers have discovered that the vitamin has the potential to provide a powerful weapon to fight … More

August 30, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Antibiotics May Lead to Lifelong Obesity

Antibiotics May Lead to Lifelong Obesity













Lisa Garber
Waking Times 

Antibiotics have been associated with weight gain before, but new research indicates it may have the same effect on infants, too. Given that childhood obesity is linked to obesity later in life, prescribing antibiotics for children presents more problems for a nation already in the throes … More

August 24, 2012 | By | Reply More

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The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known

The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Fluoride is a poisonous substance added to many municipal water supplies across the US, Canada, and elsewhere without the permission of the residents. Is there a model that communities can follow to remove it from their water supply? The short answer to this question is yesMore

April 1, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry

6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry













Martha Rosenberg, AlterNet
Waking Times

While many procedures on factory farms are cruel, breeding animals into mutants and violating mother/offspring bonds are truly crimes against nature.

The horrors of factory farming are multifold. Treating animals like heads of lettuce—”forget it’s an animal” says one farming magazine—has created institutionalized ruthlessness toward … More

March 28, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
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Michael T. Winter, Contributor
Waking Times

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March 26, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry

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Heather Callaghan & Jeffrey Green, Guests
Waking Times

A major shift in the consciousness of food consumers is forcing the industry into a competitive race to become more natural.  The market is telling food producers that they no longer want so-called factory food because of its many harmful effects on … More

March 25, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken

American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

You may be aware that bees are dying in large numbers across the globe, courtesy of the ever-increasing presence of toxins in our environment. But did you know that the monarch butterfly is also becoming endangered, and for the same reason?

As reported by the New More

March 22, 2014 | By | Reply More