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Studies find new links between sleep duration and depression

A genetic study of adult twins and a community-based study of adolescents both report novel links between sleep duration and depression. The studies are published in the February 1 issue of the journal Sleep. "Healthy sleep is a necessity for physical,

February 03, 2014

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Aluminum induces neurotoxicity by altering mitochondria of brain cells

Aluminum's role in causing neurotoxicity and contributing to a number of degenerative diseases, including Alzheimer's disease, has been widely discussed and is supported by a number of studies, though the exact mechanism remains inconclusive. Now, scientists

January 31, 2014

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Mike Adams explains why heavy metals are so dangerous to human health: lead, cadmium, arsenic and mercury

Mike Adams, founding editor of NaturalNews.com, has just posted a very informative new video which explains why heavy metals are so toxic to human health and what it means for our society. Take the time to watch it, share it and bookmark for

January 30, 2014

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Agent Orange linked to skin cancer risk

Vietnam War veterans with prior exposure to the herbicide Agent Orange may be at higher risk for certain types of skin cancer, suggests a report in the February issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American

January 29, 2014

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Researchers discover process that turns 'good cholesterol' bad

Cleveland Clinic researchers have discovered the process by which high-density lipoprotein (HDL) – the so-called "good cholesterol" – becomes dysfunctional, loses its cardio-protective properties, and instead promotes inflammation and

January 27, 2014

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Melatonin may lower prostate cancer risk

Higher levels of melatonin, a hormone involved in the sleep-wake cycle, may suggest decreased risk for developing advanced prostate cancer, according to results presented here at the AACR-Prostate Cancer Foundation Conference on Advances in Prostate Cancer Research,

January 21, 2014

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Health Ranger announces discovery of Metals Capturing Capacity for foods, botanicals, herbs and dietary supplements

The Metals Capturing Capacity (MCC) describes the ability of any given food or dietary substance to bind with and "capture" a quantity of toxic elements such as lead, mercury, cadmium or even radioactive isotopes such as cesium-137. Mike Adams, the Health

January 09, 2014

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Health Ranger announces discovery, documentation of Metals Retention Factor for foods, superfoods, herbs and supplements

This article explains the Metals Retention Factor (MRF), a food science breakthrough pioneered by Mike Adams. MRF stands for "Metals Retention Factor." A video explaining the Metals Retention Factor in more detail is available here. The existence of

January 08, 2014

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Natural News launches Labs reference website with heavy metals results for foods, organics, supplements and more

In conjunction with the non-profit Consumer Wellness Center (ConsumerWellness.org), Natural News (NaturalNews.com) has begun publishing heavy metals lab reports for off-the-shelf food products. With industrial pollution worsening and many "organic" foods now

January 08, 2014

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Researchers finally show how mindfulness and your thoughts can induce specific molecular changes to your genes

With evidence growing that training the mind or inducing specific modes of consciousness can have beneficial health effects, scientists have sought to understand how these practices physically affect the body. A new study by researchers in Wisconsin, Spain, and France

December 31, 2013

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Researcher says extensive use of antibiotics in agriculture creating public health crisis

University of Calgary's Aidan Hollis advocates user fees on non-human antibiotics use Citing an overabundance in the use of antibiotics by the agriculture and aquaculture industries that poses a threat to public health, economics professor Aidan Hollis has

December 30, 2013

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A tale of two brains: How your second brain is key to understanding many chronic illnesses

Not many people realize they have two brains. Yes, you read that right. And your second brain may have more to do with your health that you ever imagined. We tend to think of our brain as the command center from which all physiological functions stem. But there is

December 23, 2013

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Thanks to sweeping legalization measures, marijuana is fastest growing industry in US

As the American economy continues to limp along in near-stagnancy, the few states that have repealed their nonsensical prohibition of cannabis are experiencing major economic boons. A new report released by the marijuana advocacy group Arcview Market

December 19, 2013

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The Future of Nutrition Conference - FREE event

Now more than ever, it's time for a whole new understanding of nutrition. We have abundant access to facts and information in this exciting field, but we often need to search long and hard for true healing wisdom. Nutrition is a wildly diverse science. Every

December 16, 2013

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Scientists discover secret code hidden in human DNA

A research team led by Dr. John Stamatoyannopoulos, University of Washington, announced yesterday they have discovered a second code hiding within human DNA. This second code contains information that changes how scientists read the instructions contained in

December 14, 2013

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Simple trick unleashes your brain's capacity to handle negativity and bad news (based on research)

If you live in the real world, you're going to encounter bad news and negativity every single day. For many of us, it's a lot to cope with. However, research has revealed a counter-intuitive little trick that puts your brain the best possible position

December 12, 2013

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Deta Elis, groundbreaking Star Trek medicine a reality – bioresonance

Thought doctor McCoy had it good with his equipment on the Starship Enterprise? Wait until you get a load of what is coming to revolutionize the world of medicine. Medicine just got exciting thanks to Russian scientists and over 17 years of in-depth research. The

December 06, 2013