Tag: children’s health

7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed

7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed













Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest
Waking Times

From birth, virtually all of us have been brainwashed through various outlets that encourage materialism, ego, subservience, control and conformity. But where do the origins of mind control begin and what can we do about it?

1. Religion

As children, the brainwashing begins … More

April 9, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
ADHD Not a Real Disease, Says Leading Neuroscientist

ADHD Not a Real Disease, Says Leading Neuroscientist













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

One of the world’s leading pediatric neuroscientists, Dr. Bruce D. Perry, M.D., Ph.D, recently stated publicly that Attention Deficit/Hyper-Activity Disorder (ADHD) is not ‘a real disease,’ and warned of the dangers of giving psycho-stimulant medications to children.

Speaking to the Observer, Dr. Perry … More

April 2, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Soy-Based Formula Linked To Seizures In Children

Soy-Based Formula Linked To Seizures In Children













Dr. Marianna Pochelli, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

Phytoestrogens in soy-based formulas are known to carry greater risks than benefits for infants. Babies fed soy-based formula had 13,000 to 22,0000 times more isoflavones in their blood than babies fed milk-based formula. New data published in PLoS One shows that consumption of … More

April 1, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
BPA-Free Plastic Bottles Still Toxic to Infants and Toddlers

BPA-Free Plastic Bottles Still Toxic to Infants and Toddlers













John Deike, EcoWatch
Waking Times

Michael Green, an environmental health executive and father of a feisty toddler named Juliette, worked to rid his cabinets of baby bottles and plastic cups containing the additive bisphenol A (BPA), which mimics estrogen and has been linked to serious health problems like cancer, … More

March 5, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Number of Chemicals Known To Be Toxic To Children’s Brains Has Doubled In The Last 7 years

Number of Chemicals Known To Be Toxic To Children’s Brains Has Doubled In The Last 7 years













Dave Mihalovic, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

Neurodevelopmental disabilities, including autism, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, dyslexia, and other cognitive impairments, affect millions of children worldwide, and some diagnoses seem to be increasing in frequency. The review published in The Lancet Neurology journal, says the news is so troubling they are calling … More

February 19, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Fluoride: Killing Your Child’s Brain… Softly

Fluoride: Killing Your Child’s Brain… Softly













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

One of the most surprising absurdities of our times is the continuing practice of fluoridating our water supply and supplementing dental and oral healthcare products with this toxic by-product of the aluminum industry. The evidence demonstrating the harmfulness of this is beyond abundant, and … More

February 13, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
Families Battle Big Pharma To Acknowledge Side Effects of Vaccines Which Disabled Their Children

Families Battle Big Pharma To Acknowledge Side Effects of Vaccines Which Disabled Their Children













Dave Mihalovic, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

The parents of the five families contend that vaccines caused their children’s disabilities have joined forces to take GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer and Sanofi to court in hopes that the courts will acknowledge the side effects of vaccines and award compensation to their disabled children.

Their … More

February 13, 2014 | By | Reply More
WiFi in Schools Shown to Cause Health Problems – Is Your Child at Risk?

WiFi in Schools Shown to Cause Health Problems – Is Your Child at Risk?













Vidya Frazier, Wakeup-World
Waking Times

Although both teachers and parents would undoubtedly agree that the installation of WiFi in schools has a number of benefits, the downsides are just as real: an increasing number of children are getting sick from exposure to WiFi technology that’s been installed in their schools.… More

February 11, 2014 | By | 10 Replies More
A Mother’s Decision: The First Shot, Hepatitis B

A Mother’s Decision: The First Shot, Hepatitis B













Dr. Kelly Brogan, M.D., GreenMedInfo
Waking Times

The day has come and your little bundle is here. The wonder of it is overwhelming: this human grew out of two cells, inside you, and despite those last couple of days feeling like a year each, all of this happened in 9 … More

January 15, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
Natural Ear Infection Alternatives to Antibiotics Proven Safer and More Effective

Natural Ear Infection Alternatives to Antibiotics Proven Safer and More Effective













Eleni Roumeliotou, GreenMedInfo
Waking Times

Acute otitis media (ear infection) is very common in children and usually accompanied by ear pain, fever and irritability. Although it is believed that 80% of the otitis cases resolve spontaneously without any treatment, the standard medical approach relies on the prescription of antibiotics and … More

December 19, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Time for Action on Marketing to Kids

Time for Action on Marketing to Kids













Anna Lappe, Small Planet Institute
Waking Times

On September 18th, the First Lady brought together 100 parent leaders, government agency representatives, researchers, and food and media industry executives–from McDonalds to PepsiCo to Coca-Cola–in the first ever White House Convening on Food Marketing to Children. It was a big deal.

Since … More

December 7, 2013 | By | Reply More
28% Increase in US Children Taking Medication for ADHD: CDC Study

28% Increase in US Children Taking Medication for ADHD: CDC Study













Waking Times

A new study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (JAACAP) found that an estimated two million more children in the United States (U.S.) have been diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) between 2003-04 and 2011-12. One million more U.S. children … More

November 25, 2013 | By | 6 Replies More
Brain Scans Show The Real Impact Love Has On A Child’s Brain

Brain Scans Show The Real Impact Love Has On A Child’s Brain













Prevent Disease
Waking Times

You comfort them over a skinned knee in the playground, and coax them to sleep with a soothing lullaby. But being a nurturing mother is not just about emotional care – it pays dividends by determining the size of your child’s brain, scientists say.

Both of … More

November 18, 2013 | By | 5 Replies More
Common Insecticides May Be Linked to Kids’ Behavior Problems

Common Insecticides May Be Linked to Kids’ Behavior Problems













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Organophosphate pesticides are known for their hazards to human health. Prenatal exposure, for example, has been linked to delayed brain development, reduced IQ, and attention deficits1.

As a result, pyrethroids2—synthetic chemicals derived from natural chemicals found in chrysanthemums—have risen in popularity over … More

November 15, 2013 | By | Reply More
3 Companies Using GMOs in Baby Formula

3 Companies Using GMOs in Baby Formula













Christina Sarich, Staff Writer
Waking Times

It seems with the many reports of birth defects, organ failure, cancer, and other unsavory health conditions associated with GMO consumption, we should limit the use of GMO in baby products. After all, babies are very sensitive to the foods they consume, and we … More

October 15, 2013 | By | Reply More
Tylenol Just Once A Month Raises A Child’s Asthma Risk 540%

Tylenol Just Once A Month Raises A Child’s Asthma Risk 540%













Sarah Couture Pope, GreenMedInfo
Waking Times

The vast majority of babies are given Tylenol (acetaminophen) within the first six months of life. It is the go to medicine for modern parents whenever discomfort or fever strikes even very young children and its use is frequently encouraged by many pediatricians.

Now, … More

October 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
Cancer Officially Number One Cause of Childhood Death in U.S.

Cancer Officially Number One Cause of Childhood Death in U.S.













Melissa Melton, Guest
Waking Times

The number one reason blamed for childhood deaths in America used to be accidents; now it’s cancer.

ABC News is reporting today that cancer has officially outranked every other cause of childhood death in this country:

Cancer is the leading cause of childhood death in … More

September 26, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
How to Talk to Kids About the Police State

How to Talk to Kids About the Police State













Sigmund Fraud, Staff Writer
Waking Times

While many adults would prefer to ignore it, a police state has already risen amongst the once free nations of the West. The legal framework and technology for this advanced big brother nightmare has been developing for decades, and as such, it is unlikely … More

August 23, 2013 | By | 5 Replies More
Children’s ADHD Prescriptions Increase Nine-fold, Ages Three and Up

Children’s ADHD Prescriptions Increase Nine-fold, Ages Three and Up













Heather Callaghan, Guest
Waking Times

The UK, like the U.S., is concerned by a baffling increase in heavy prescription drugs like Ritalin and psychotropics apparently given to children diagnosed with ADHD* as young as three – although guidelines condemn its use for children under age six.

Medical pundits called for … More

July 11, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Boy Recovers From Autism By Removing Dairy & Gluten. Strong Evidence Links Vaccines to Autism

Boy Recovers From Autism By Removing Dairy & Gluten. Strong Evidence Links Vaccines to Autism













Joe Martino, Guest
Waking Times

Global autism rates are on the rise and many are beginning to ask questions about how they can best treat or remedy symptoms to increase quality of life overall. In one particular case, a young boy by the name of Ethan Fox began showing … More

July 4, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More

Must Watch Videos

Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields

Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields













Kevin Samson, Guest
Waking Times

Neuroscience has come under scrutiny for its involvement in an array of mind control initiatives and other ethically questionable research. But at least one neuroscientist from Sweden has gone on record to caution against the increasing dangers of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) on human beings … More

April 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
On the Eve of Construction

On the Eve of Construction













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

I love the sound of construction. I always have. Not the industrial sound from the kind of massive, offensive structures made with other-worldly looking machines, but the intentional, gentle kind. Small structures going up, improvements on homes, road repairs, even tending to gardens whether … More

April 13, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?

Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?













Brandon Baker, Eco Watch
Waking Times

Monsanto didn’t achieve $11.8 billion in sales and 404 facilities in 66 countries all on its own.

The company is valued at $60 billion in the marketplace with 525 million shares outstanding, but the three largest mutual fund shareholders, Vanguard, Fidelity and State Street, … More

April 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed

7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed













Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest
Waking Times

From birth, virtually all of us have been brainwashed through various outlets that encourage materialism, ego, subservience, control and conformity. But where do the origins of mind control begin and what can we do about it?

1. Religion

As children, the brainwashing begins … More

April 9, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
5 Videos Showing How Fracking Can Make Water Flammable

5 Videos Showing How Fracking Can Make Water Flammable













Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Public awareness of the risks and dangers of hydraulic gas-fracturing, or Fracking, is growing daily, but not nearly as fast as the practice itself is. Across the world, fracking is creating a massive new energy boom and investors are pouring money into energy companies … More

April 8, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More

Activism Works

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
Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason

Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason













Michael T. Winter, Contributor
Waking Times

The Internet awakening has given birth to a worldwide multitude of people that are disengaging from the programmed paradigm created for us, and awakening to the reality of the dangers we face. The web has supplied a platform for writers to take a crack … More

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

13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry













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