A new study published in the Journal of Ethnopharmacology reveals that the seeds of Nigella sativa, commonly known as "black seed," may provide an ideal nutritional supplement for preventing or slowing the progression of Alzheimer disease.
Remember Agent Orange, the herbicide sprayed in Vietnam linked with devastating birth defects, cancer and Parkinson’s disease?
Increasingly science agrees with the poetry of direct human experience: we are more than the atoms and molecules that make up our bodies, but beings of light as well.........
Toilet talk isn’t necessarily a popular subject these days, but maybe it should be! In this out of sync, fast paced, wild and modern world we are living in, we have become so disconnected from the simple and beautiful things that make us who we are,
Where you live in the U.S. could affect your lifespan, according to a new report from the Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington that was just published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
Though it often takes an excessive amount of time for regulatory agencies to catch up with the latest science on chemical safety, a handful of noxious chemicals have been effectively banned over the years after being identified as serious threats to
Following on the heels of Angelina Jolie’s widely celebrated decision to remove her breasts ‘preventively’, it is clear that very few folks truly understand how important preventing environmental chemical exposures and incorporating cancer-preventing
Although legumes, such as lentils, chick peas and dried beans are an integral part of diets in other parts of the world, they are generally not featured prominently in western diets.
Treatments for a Toxoplasma gondii infection exist, but none are very effective.
Last March, a third party watchdog group, the Center for Environmental Health (CEH) found dangerous levels of a carcinogen in the caramel coloring of Coke and Pepsi products.
One of the biggest challenges that organic gardeners have long faced is invasive pests, which as you may well know tend to target food crops that have not been treated with toxic pesticides.
A new deer tick-borne illness that shares many similarities with Lyme disease is causing concern among doctors on the east coast.
Today we know more about vitamins, minerals and nutrition in general then ever before, but at the same time there are various elements of the media and medical community that want to keep everyone in the dark.........
Shocking photos posted on the internet claim to show behind-the-scenes filth at a Golden Corral restaurant.
A Kolkata-based science centre has warned the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) of a rare ongoing phenomenon near the Earth's atmosphere called solar flares, which can lead to cancer among frequent flyers.
A real-life Super Size Me, only for 16 years instead of a month. Want to take a guess what happens to your body?
The expensive olive oil in your kitchen cabinet is likely not as fresh, nutritious or high in quality as you assume it might be.
You know about them, and you probably try to avoid them like the plague, with good reason.
Estrogen is typically considered a female hormone, vital for the reproductive system.
Listeria was recently identified as the cause of one death and four others being sickened in four states; the Listeria was linked to cheese distributed by Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese Company based in Waterloo, Wisconsin.
Are online social media sites like Facebook, Google+ and others as addictive as some drugs like meth?
With summer in full swing and open-air activities beckoning, don't sacrifice health and well-being for toxic insect repellents.
Most of us know that GMOs are required to be labeled or even completely banned in some other nations.
The web site www.mannatechscience.org gives you access to outside research done by scientists not associated with Mannatech (3rd party scientists) giving strong validation to the science that validates the products and the benefit of these real food
As food production costs continue to skyrocket due to struggling economies, fuel prices and extreme weather, manufacturers worldwide are becoming creative.
Juicing can be an intimidating practice, even for the most seasoned natural health enthusiast. It not only takes time and effort, but an ambitious pallet to experiment with different flavor profiles among fruits and vegetables.
Most of us have made some provision for first aid care in the event of a disaster or other emergency. But how many of us have prepared for a dental emergency?
A mother’s prolonged use of antibacterial soaps containing the chemical triclocarban may harm nursing babies, according to a recent study from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The study, which was conducted on rats, showed that exposure to
The obese community responds to the AMA's designation with the Twitter hashtag #IamNotADisease.
A craving for sweets is the same brain function that drug addicts and alcoholics experience for their "fix." The quick reward that comes with eating processed carbs activates the addiction areas of the brain.