April 7th, 2015 | Food Facts, Our Food, antifreeze, atherosclerosis, B6, calcium, candida, collagen, fibromyalgia, green smoothie, heavy metals, inflammation, kidney, oxalate, spinach, stroke
I just want to recommend the Townsend Letter to anyone who is interested in cutting edge health information. This article published in Jan 2015 is very timely. I have a lot of friends who have succumbed to this health fad, so it is really good to have a clear picture laid out for us as to exactly how our bodies deal with the oxalate acid that green smoothies are full of.
by William Shaw, PhD
Source: Townsend Letter Jan 2015
Internet news this past fall indicated the conviction of an oncologist who attempted to kill her boyfriend who was involved with another woman. The weapon of choice was ethylene glycol, popularly known as antifreeze, which had been placed in his coffee. Although emergency measures saved his life, extensive deposits of oxalate crystals, the main toxic metabolite of ethylene glycol, had caused extensive kidney and liver damage, reducing the man’s lifespan by about half.
July 6th, 2014
Source: The Guardian
How a child's food preferences begin in the womb
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by Heather Gardner
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Hurdlebrook Dairy - Raw Milk from Somerset from Mark Whatmore, Yoho Media on Vimeo.
Hurdlebrook Dairy in Somerset is home to a beautiful herd of Guernsey cows who produce some of the most delicious milk imaginable. The milk is sold raw - cooled, but otherwise untreated. It has a unique texture a ...
June 10th, 2012
Source: Institute of Science in Society
A group of doctors and scientists risked their lives and careers to help children living in the most contaminated areas of the Chernobyl fallout and discovered a simple treatment that clears the radionuclides from their bodies, offering hope for future gene ...
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With the levels of low-level electromagnetic pollution on the rise I thought I should share some of my favorite superfoods that help to protect against toxic wireless radiation. They include a list of foods high in antioxidants including melatonin, vitamin C, vitamin E, glutathione and superoxid ...
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Tulsi can be used as Anti-Radiation Medicine: DRDO
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Are You Eating Dirty Oil? The Environmental Impacts of the Palm Oil Industry
Borneo is the third largest island in the world, and forty years ago it was covered with dense rainforest. As you read this, loggers in the Borneo rainforest are chopping down the tr ...
April 16th, 2012
Researchers recreate bee collapse with pesticide-laced corn syrup
Scientists with the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) have re-created the mysterious Colony Collapse Disorder in several honeybee hives simply by giving them small doses of a popular pesticide, ...