Telemedicine Now Available, Area Nursing Homes Allow Patients to Visit with Doctors Miles Away

Winona Health telemedicine coordinator Jenelle O’Donnell demonstrates a telemedicine call with Dr. William E. Davis at Winona Health on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012, at a clinic in Rushford, Minn. Telemedicine technology allows people in rural areas to have more available care.   Continue reading

Big Pharma’s Profiteering Has Reached the Breaking Point: 45 percent of Americans Can No Longer Afford Prescriptions

Drug companies have gotten so greedy, and the American public so financially distressed, that nearly half of all Americans under the age of 65 who normally take prescription drugs are no longer doing so because they allegedly cannot afford it. This is according to a new report compiled by the Consumer Reports National Research Center (CRNRC), Continue reading

Russia’s Small-Scale Organic Agriculture Model May Hold the Key to Feeding the World

Imagine living in a country where having the freedom to cultivate your own land, tax-free and without government interference, is not only common but also encouraged for the purpose of promoting individual sovereignty and strong, healthy communities. Now imagine that in this same country, nearly all of your neighbors also cultivate their own land as part of a Continue reading

New Breakthrough Could Be the Answer for Asthma

Here’s a non-invasive way to combat asthma symptoms that’s popped up in natural health news circles. It’s called “interval hypoxic training.” This drug-free technique could help those who have been relying on puffers to open their airways, from which they often suffer prescription drug side effects.

Interval hypoxic training, or IHT as it’s known for short, consists of repeated exposures to five to seven minutes of Continue reading

The Antioxidants That Could Prevent a Heart Attack

The most food cures exist in the produce aisle of your grocery store, or the baskets at your local farmer’s market. The fact that fruits and vegetables are very good for you is obviously not news. But a new study should attract attention of everyone, especially those at higher risk of heart problems. It found that keeping a diet rich in plant- based antioxidants could protect you from a heart attack. Continue reading