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Why Not All Green Veggies Should be Eaten Raw

Jill Ruttenberg – It is not true that all nutrients and enzymes are lost when plant-based foods are cooked, and it is not true that all vegetables and fruits are best for you when eaten raw.

Thyroid Cancer Epidemic Caused by Misinformation, Not Cancer

Sayer Ji, Green Med Info Waking Times Did you know the vast majority of thyroid cancer diagnoses are FALSE? And yet, the vast majority go ahead and get ‘treated’ anyway, with total removal of the gland, radiation and life long hormone replacement. Any diagnosis of cancer can be highly traumatic. Given the conventionally held view

Strategies to Protect and Detoxify Yourself From Ionizing and Non-Ionizing Radiation

Dr. Suzanne Bartolini, Prevent Disease Waking Times The levels of radiation that we are constantly exposed to have risen dramatically over the last half century. Ambient fallout from nuclear catastrophes is impacting our environment, and ultimately our health, as we all come in contact with radioactive materials. Here’s how to protect yourself. The bombings of

More Confirmed Cases of Fukushima Thyroid Cancer In Children

Rich Travis, Guest Writer Waking Times A recent article out of the Fukushima Daiichi Prefecture area of Japan is adding to the count of children with Fukushima thyroid cancer following this catastrophic and unfortunate event. What is so amazing to me is that the prefecture government officials are standing by their statement, “It is unlikely

Woman Shrinks Inoperable Mass and Heals Her Thyroid Disease With Cannabis Oil

Marco Torres, Prevent Disease Waking Times In 2011, Lindsay Bunn Rogers was diagnosed with hyperthyroidism and was immediately placed on medication to control her symptoms. She became more ill and eventually her entire thyroid was covered with palpable masses. Despite her doctor’s position that “nothing natural” would ever heal her, Lindsay found not only relief but

Is Water Fluoridation to Blame for the Fattening of America?

Carolanne Wright, Guest Waking Times As more information comes to light about fluoride poisoning across the country, connections between the chemical and weight gain are garnering attention. A known suppressor of the thyroid gland, fluoride is a major player in the rampant increase of obesity. But the toxicity of fluoride is subtle and can also

The Growing Epidemic of Thyroid Disease and What To Do About It

Dr. Zoltan P. Rona, Prevent Disease Waking Times It is estimated that over 200 million people globally (about 35 million people in North America) suffer from at least one of the many forms of thyroid disease. In fact, thyroid problems are increasing so much in frequency that scientists are calling it an epidemic. The incidence of

A New Look at the Five Rites of Rejuvenation

James Borges, Borderlands Waking Times The Five Rites are a form of simple stretches that among many things stimulate the gland of the body to increase in vitality and stamina. The Rites are not rigorous exercises. The Five Rites are simple postures that activate the body’s nervous system on the etheric level to restore optimal

Report: West Coast Children Hit With Thyroid Problems Following Fukushima

Anthony Gucciardi, Natural Society Waking Times Still think that the Fukushima nuclear meltdown of 2011 never affected the United States public? Young children born in the United States West Coast, right in the line of fire for radioactive isotopes, have been found to be 28% more likely to develop congenital hypothyroidism than infants born the year

Get Off Your Thyroid Medication And Start Consuming Coconut Oil

Natasha Longo, Prevent Disease Waking Times There are many published studies on the relationship between coconut oil, metabolism and weight loss. Research shows that coconut oil contains unique fatty acids that stimulate metabolism, supply the body with tremendous energy, and promote weight loss. Most people are unaware that hypothyroidism is an autoimmune disease and this

Are Poor Nutrition, Soy, and Gluten Disrupting Your Thyroid?

Becca Wolford, Contributing Writer Waking Times  For the past few years I’ve had in the back of my mind the question of whether or not my thyroid function is healthy. No, I haven’t had it checked, but I have done the little self-tests that one can easily find online. The results are varied, of course.