Why the Obesity Trend Continues to Climb Unabated in the U.S.

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Obesity rates continue to climb in the US; 38 percent of American adults were obese as of 2014, up from 35 percent in 2011/2012, and 32 percent in 2003/2004

Factors contributing to mounting obesity rates include processed food diets, Continue reading

CAFO Collapse – How Factory Farms are Failing Fast

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 A new variant of MRSA has emerged in CAFO animals (primarily pigs, but also cows and chickens), from where it can be transmitted to humans. It can also be contracted by handling raw contaminated meat

Besides antibiotic-overuse, which threatens human health, Continue reading

Factory Farm Model Fails Again—Produces Virus That Has Wiped Out 10 Percent of US Pig Population in One Year

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Over the past year, nearly 10 percent of the entire pig population in the US has been wiped out by a highly lethal virus

No interstate or trade restrictions in place within the US pertaining to PEDv. It’s also not considered Continue reading

Natural Cures for Ear Aches, Allergies, and Sinus Infections

Natural Cure Strategies for Sinus Infections & Ear Aches

Years of research for Ear ache prevention, found that repeated allergies, sinus, and ear aches are the result of a “weakened immune system” mainly due to “antibiotic overuse.” Antibiotics kill good and bad bacteria in the colon resulting in poor digestion and impaired absorption of nutrients. In addition to impairing the absorption of nutrients, antibiotics impair the mucosa (the inner lining of the small intestines) so toxins that should normally exit the body, get absorbed into the blood stream instead. Toxins in the blood stream can cause various allergic reactions such as hives, body aches, sneezing, itching, and a runny nose. Runny noses and fluid buildup provide the breeding ground for bacterial sinus infections and ear aches / ear pain.

The first step toward long-term healing of earaches is to supplement with Lactobacillus Acidophilus (friendly flora), which is a  Continue reading