Corruption in Global Health Care May Exceed $1 TRILLION

Investigations assessing the prevalence of scientific fraud and/or its impact show the problem is widespread and serious, to the point of making most of “science-based” medicine a genuine joke. Conflict of interest is another pervasive problem that threatens the integrity and believability of most studies. Continue reading

Survival first aid: How to treat spider bites

Spiders, for the most part, are harmless. They will rather hide or run away from a threat than engage in a fight. However, if they feel cornered, they will bite any threat, including humans. Continue reading

What is toxoplasmosis?

Toxoplasmosis stands as one of the most common parasitic infections in the world — in fact, you may even harbor the pervasive pathogen and not ever know it. Continue reading

Most detailed images of the Sun ever captured show patterns of turbulent ‘boiling’ plasma with ‘cells’ the size of Texas that transport heat from the core to the surface

  • The shots were taken by the Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope on Maui, Hawaii
  • Each cell has bright parts where plasma upwells and dark lanes where it sinks
  • Such images will allow experts to study the Sun and the space weather it creates
  • Predicting intense solar activity is important to protect technology here on Earth

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Fish that can repair their OWN HEART offer clues for millions of heart attack patients after scientists discover an immune cell is involved in its recovery

  • Scientists transplanted macrophages into hearts of mice and zebrafish
  • Macrophages known to remove dead and dying cells from the body
  • But macrophages also helped to create collagen and boost scar tissue
  • Findings could lead to ways of improving repair after a heart attack 

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Can Herbal Medicines Fight Wuhan Coronavirus?

Research over the past two decades shows that certain herbal medicines can fight the new Wuhan coronavirus contagion. Let’s review the evidence showing that certain plant medicines can fight similar viral infections such as SARS, MERS and Ebola, and why this can also apply to the Wuhan coronavirus Continue reading

CAFOs Direct Food Supply, Refuse Inspection, Spread Disease

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  • South Dakota may attract inhumane and environmentally devastating CAFOs by rewarding counties with tax rebates, as hog farmers in Montana refused inspections after a foodborne pathogen outbreak
  • Leslie Stahl of CBS News interviewed Liz Wagstrom from the National Pork Producers Council, who cited negative consequences to the farms, poor timing and biosecurity as reasons for inspection refusal
  • Public relations materials often portray CAFOs as owned by local farmers but most are run by multinational companies exerting political power to enact regulations favorable to their industry
  • New regulations are called “modernization,” yet they do not protect consumers. Seek meat sources from organic, regenerative farms to protect your health

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Statins Trigger Brain Changes With Devastating Effects

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  • Statin drugs are associated with an increased risk of depression and anxiety. Researchers also find they increase acts of aggression and violence, raise the risk of suicide and compromise cognition
  • The number of people taking the drugs increased to 35 million in the U.S. following new recommendations in 2016
  • The scientific community is marked by a significant lack of interest in investigating the effects on personality
  • Other known side effects include musculoskeletal disorders, atherosclerosis, cataracts, neurodegenerative diseases and osteoporosis
  • Your protection may be increased by evaluating your risk of heart disease, understanding your cholesterol numbers and analyzing your iron levels and overall diet

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Chronic stress is a cancer risk, but vitamin C can help

Chronic stress, a biological response to emotional pressure and demanding situations over a prolonged period of time, can bring about negative effects on your physical, mental and emotional well-being. Continue reading

Is This The Man Behind The Global Coronavirus Pandemic?

In light of growing speculation, most of it within less than official circles, that the official theory for the spread of the Coronavirus epidemic, namely because someone ate bat soup at a Wuhan seafood and animal market… Continue reading

Bill Gates funded the PIRBRIGHT institute, which owns the patent on coronavirus

Believe it or not, the coronavirus strain that’s currently spreading throughout China and abroad is a patented virus that’s owned by an entity called The Pirbright Institute, which is partially funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Continue reading

Roche Flu Medication Fraud Stole Billions

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  • A whistleblower lawsuit has been filed against drugmaker Roche over influenza medicine Tamiflu
  • The suit alleges the company made false claims and misrepresented studies, causing the U.S. government to stockpile $1.5 billion of the drug for use during potential pandemics
  • The whistleblower lawsuit alleges that Roche knew Tamiflu was ineffective at fighting influenza pandemics but went ahead and “masterfully marketed this drug to fill Roche’s coffers at taxpayer expense”
  • The lawsuit was filed under the False Claims Act by Dr. Thomas Jefferson, who has been questioning Tamiflu’s effectiveness since 2009
  • Because the False Claims Act mandates payment of triple damages along with civil penalties, Roche could face a judgment in excess of $4.5 billion

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