Telemedicine Bill Moves to Full Senate

south-carolina-county-mapSouth Carolina doctors are closer to being paid for long-distance consulting on cases.

The Senate Medical Affairs Committee unanimously approved a telemedicine bill Thursday and sent it to the full Senate.

The bill, S.290, provides a framework for a large-scale telemedicine test run. Continue reading

A Text Message a Day Keeps the Asthma Attack Away

inhalerSimply sending children with asthma a text message each day asking about their symptoms and providing knowledge about their condition can lead to improved health outcomes.

In a study by the Georgia Institute of Technology, pediatric patients who were asked questions about their symptoms and provided information Continue reading

Toxins in Sexual Health Products

sensualWith most couples using personal lubricants and over 80% of women using sexual products, chances are that you and/or your partner(s) have encountered toxins in them. Most consumers are shocked to learn that because most sexual products are labeled as novelty items there are no regulations that would Continue reading

Analysis Identifies Shocking Problems with Monsanto’s Genetically Engineered Corn

mcornStory at-a-glance

  • A 2012 nutritional analysis of GMO versus non-GMO corn shows shocking      differences in nutritional content. Non-GMO corn contains 437 times more      calcium, 56 times more magnesium, and 7 times more manganese than GMO corn     
  • GMO corn was also found to contain 13 ppm of glyphosate, Continue reading

Ayurvedic Copper Practice Supported by Superbug Infection Research

coppertumblerResearchers from the Medical University of South Carolina have confirmed that using copper metal surfaces at hospitals significantly reduces hospital-acquired infections. What the study didn’t mention was that copper cups and devices have been used for wellness in Ayurveda for thousands of years.

This study, Continue reading

Healthcare Leaders Expect Big Shift Toward Outpatient Care

roadAs the care delivery models of hospitals and health systems evolve, healthcare executives and materials and practice area managers predict a major shift in admissions from inpatient to outpatient settings.

According to Premier healthcare alliance’s spring 2013 Economic Outlook, 69% of the survey participants predict that outpatient volume will rise in 2013, as compared to last year’s volume. Continue reading

Pine Pollen

pinepollenDid You Know…

…that pine pollen can elevate sexual libido, increase fertility, and decrease the symptoms of aging?

Springtime blossoms with color as flowers bloom and leaves brighten to green, but take a closer look and you’ll notice hints of yellow carpeting the ground.  These yellow dustings are actually pine pollen that fall from pine branches Continue reading

Curcumin

curcuTurmeric is a spice derived from the rhizomes of Curcuma longa, a member of the ginger family. Curcuminoids are polyphenolic compounds that give turmeric its yellow color; curcumin is the principal curcuminoid in turmeric.

The results of phase I clinical trials in colorectal cancer patients suggest that biologically active levels Continue reading

America Has Devolved into a Nation of Welfare Zombies Living on Little More Than Brain Stem Function

Californians-Sign-Petition-for-Nazi-TakeoverIf you want to look where America is headed, look no further than the recent activist video released by Mark Dice. He attempted to gather signatures for a petition that demanded America become a Nazi-style Orwellian police state, complete with forced mercury injections of children and door-to-door gun confiscation nationwide. Astonishingly, people gladly signed it! Continue reading

Incredible! NYT Pushing Toxic Cancer Drugs for Healthy Women Who Have No Cancer

tamoxiA taxpayer-funded government task force has issued new guidelines that literally urge healthy women to take toxic cancer drugs “preventively” in order to allegedly decrease their risk of developing breast cancer. As recently promoted by The New York Times (NYT), these shocking new recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) have been issued despite Continue reading

Oil Pulling: Ancient Secret for Optimal Health

oil_pulling_benefitsWhat Is Oil Pulling?

Oil pulling is an ancient Indian folk remedy first mentioned in the early Ayurvedic text, the Charaka Samhita, which was believed to have been written approximately 1500 years ago.

One oil pulls by simply swishing a tablespoon of oil (sesame, coconut and sunflower are commonly recommended) in one’s mouth for approximately 15-20 minutes on an empty stomach and then spitting it out. [For a “how to” video click here]

The Charaka Samhita describes Continue reading

Lethality of Roundup ‘Weedkiller’ Extends Beyond Plants To Humans, Study Suggests

roundupA shocking new study finds that glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup herbicide, “…may be the most biologically disruptive chemical in our environment,” capable of contributing to a wide range of fatal human diseases.

A new report published in Continue reading

Herb Marjoram Shows Promise in Breast Cancer Treatment

marjoramIs the cure for breast cancer hiding in your spice rack?

You use it for cooking… and as a garnish…and now, a tasty herb that’s hiding in your spice rack right now could one day soon unlock a powerful new cure for deadly breast cancer.

A new study out of Continue reading

Thousands Dying from Hospital Acquired Infections

hospital-cleaner-40_679214cHospitals failing to prevent deadly infections

My mother was a pretty easygoing gal, but Heaven help you if you ever violated her most cherished rule — always clean up after yourself.

Well, it looks like plenty of hospitals today could use Continue reading