Just One Teaspoon of This Spice Boosts Weight Loss by 50%

cuminCould a few shakes of this yellow powder dissolve stubborn weight and TRIPLE your loss of body fat?

The peppery spice cumin appeared in the Bible as a seasoning for soup and breads.  The seeds were paid to priests.  Continue reading

A Pre-Revenue Health IT Business Registers for IPO, Following Trend Set by Biotech

IPO-588x441A combination of the JOBS Act and bullishness towards healthcare technology and biotech is prompting a series of pre-revenue companies to file for initial public offerings.

The latest example is KokiCare Inc. The health IT company, which doesn’t appear to have any customers yet, Continue reading

Amazing 1930’s Pharmacist Map of ‘Herbal Cures’ Released to Public

LgMedicinalPlants-720x450Slate just reported on this amazing map of ‘Herbal Cures’ from 1932 of the medicinal plants in common use among pharmacists and the public back then. The map itself states under the heading ‘The Service of Pharmacy’:

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Before 1940, More than 85% of the U.S. Population Used Drugless Healers

The news blackout and disinformation campaign of natural cures has been so effective since WWII that Continue reading

Food as Medicine: Rooibos Shines as a Potent Defense against Alzheimer’s, Cancer, Hypertension and More

rooibosIf you are a fan of green, black or white tea you may want to rethink your beverage of choice. Rooibos (Aspalathus linear) trumps all three with its substantial health enhancing features. Even if you are not an ardent tea drinker, a second look at this red hued nectar is worth your while for the sake of disease-free living. Continue reading

How Garlic Can Save Your Life

healing_properties_garlicResearch on garlic indicates that it may provide an ideal low-cost and safe alternative to drugs and vaccines in reducing the three most common causes of death in the world.

In a world mesmerized by the false promises of pharmaceutical industry marketing copy, Continue reading

List of Dangerous Antidepressants that Cause Sudden Death Is Rapidly Expanding

ekgThe list of antidepressants that can cause sudden death is growing exponentially, with citalopram – under the brand names Celexa and Cipramil – the latest such drug to be added, according to a new study.

The research, published recently in the British Medical Journal, revealed that the drug tends to cause a lengthening of the Q-T interval, a part of the cycle of 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

Pfizer Latest Drug Company Caught Off-Label Marketing

PfizerThe next time you’re stuck at a convenience store behind some guy buying dozens of Powerball tickets, take pity on the poor fellow — he just may be a former Pfizer executive.

A federal appeals court recently upheld a staggering $142 million judgment against the drug giant Continue reading

Study: Healthcare Will Help Drive 3D Printing Market to $8.4 Billion by 2025

human-heart-3D-printingFrom models of the human body to product prototypes to human tissue for cancer research, the healthcare industry has latched onto 3-D printing and is expected to be one of the top industries in driving growth of the 3-D printing market over the next decade.

Boston-based Luxe Research estimates that today’s $777 million 3-D printing market will Continue reading

Ziziphora: A Medicinal Jewel of Western Asia

Did You Know…

…that an extract of an herb most people have never heard of—a “Medicinal Jewel” of traditional Western Asia—may effectively treat gastric cancer?

     An extract of the plant Ziziphora has shown promise as an herbal remedy against gastric cancer, according to a new study published in Food and Agricultural ImmunologyContinue reading

Telemedicine: The Cost Effective Future of Medicine?

An analysis of some recent telemed initiatives and interviews with thought leaders in the field suggest that telemedicine can transform U.S. healthcare into a cost effective system.

Among the initiatives examined are three – mobile poison consultations, Baby CareLink and a telestroke program – Continue reading

Overprescribed Antibiotics Lead to Incurable Gonorrhea

Big Pharma foul-up creates super disease

Let’s face it — we couldn’t possibly have a discussion on overprescribed medications without mentioning Big Pharma’s billion-dollar cash cow, antibiotics. Continue reading

America most Overmedicated Country

overmedicatedLet me get the bad news out of the way first. America is the single-most overmedicated country on the face of the planet — and it’s not even a close contest.

Right now, Continue reading