Booming New Cannabis Industry Faces an Abundance of Hurdles

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Many new state laws conflict with federal drug laws when it comes to pot, which creates problems for the industry and its consumers

 If you live in a state where marijuana is legal, Continue reading

Marijuana Research Supports Its Safety and Benefits

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Israel is the marijuana research capital of the world, thanks to the work of Dr. Raphael Mechoulam who’s spent his entire career studying the health benefits of cannabis

Your body has its own Continue reading

Artificial Sweeteners: Avoid Them at All Costs for Breast Health

ArtificialSweetners-breasthealthAvoid these sugar substitutes for breast cancer healing, prevention and a healthy, chemical-free lifestyle.

If you are on the natural healing path because of a breast cancer diagnosis or you are simply living a lifestyle that promotes Breast Cancer prevention, Continue reading

44 Reasons Cell Phones Can Cause Cancer

cell_phone_talkingIs there a connection between cell phones and cancer?  Here are 44 reasons to believe that cell phones can cause cancer.

Cell phones emit microwave radio-frequency radiation. Fact. Continue reading

The Aspartame End Game… And What’s Next

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Soda consumption is now in “freefall,” having dropped to its lowest point since 1995, with diet sodas taking the greatest hit. Sales of carbonated beverages in general fell three percent in 2013

Diet Coke and diet Pepsi both dropped by nearly seven percent in 2013. Sales of Diet Mountain Dew also fell Continue reading

Research: A Tsp. of Aloe Daily Reverses Signs of Skin Aging

aloeThere is plenty of research that indicates that the unnaturally accelerated aging process associated with modern living and/or natural environmental exposures such as excessive ultraviolet radiation (photo-aging) can be slowed. In fact, over 150 natural substances have been indexed on aging in the GreenMedInfo.com project with Continue reading

Tangerine Compounds Protect Against Long List of Chronic Diseases

tangerine_health_benefitsAll oranges have amazing health benefits.  Tangerines are a particularly popular orange and a handy treat.  Research shows tangerines may also have potent health effects in a wide range of chronic conditions from obesity to cancer. 

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New 3D Mammograms May Triple Your Radiation Exposure

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Although touted as superior, new 3D mammograms (tomosynthesis) appear to have no diagnostic advantage over standard mammograms, and pose a much higher risk Continue reading

Diet Soda May Do More Harm than Good

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Despite being promoted for weight loss, foods and beverages with artificial sweeteners have never been proven to help weight loss. In fact, studies that look at this actually find people gain weight when Continue reading

Pasteurized Milk Is the Number One Allergic food

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…that mass produced pasteurized milk is the number one allergic food—but milk in its natural, raw state is loaded with health benefits?

     More than 12 million U.S. citizens currently contend with food allergies.  Not only that, Continue reading

Grape Seed Extract Eliminates Cancer Cell

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… grape seed oil can cure seemingly hopeless cases of cancer?

     Discovering a chemotherapy treatment capable of selectively eliminating cancer cells would be a cancer researcher’s equivalent of finding the Holy Grail.  Continue reading

Favorite Holiday Foods that Fight Cancer

cranA cancer-beating holiday buffet

This is the season for showing your family how much you love them. And what better way is there to do that than piling your holiday buffet high with delicious cancer-fighting foods?

Here are a few seasonal favorites that will help your loved ones Continue reading

Natural Lemon Extract is Cytotoxic to Breast Cancer Cells

A new study has shown for the first time how limonoids, natural compounds present in lemons and other citrus fruit, impede both ER+ and ER- breast cancer cell growth. This sheds new light on the importance of citrus fruit for breast cancer prevention and supports past studies which showed fruit Continue reading

Aspartame Associated with Increased Risk of Blood Cancers in Long-Term Human Study

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  • The longest ever human aspartame study, spanning 22 years, found a clear association between aspartame consumption and non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and leukemia in men
  • Leukemia was associated with diet soda intake in both sexes
  • The study was done out of Harvard but after caving to pressure from industry, a press release was issued that minimized the impact of the study
  • The long-term nature of this study is crucial as one of the primary tricks companies use to hide Continue reading

Beet Juice Is an Effective Treatment for Leukemia

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… that beet juice is an astonishingly effective treatment for leukemia and other cancers?

The beautiful crimson color of the beet comes from betacyanins, natural compounds that also happen to be extremely powerful cancer-fighting agents.  Beets also contain an amino acid called betaine, packed with anti-cancer properties Continue reading