Alternative Medicine

Your Amazing Liver!

June 24, 2013 Alternative Medicine

The liver weighs about three pounds and performs more than 500 functions for the body.  After the brain, heart and lungs, the liver is the most important organ. Because the liver is so important, your body is designed so that if as much as 80% of your liver were cut out, it would grow back [...]

Breast Cancer Increased by the Use of Antibiotics!

June 17, 2013 Alternative Medicine

A study done at the University of Washington at Seattle found that the greater the total number of days a woman was on antibiotics (cumulatively), the greater was her risk of breast cancer. The study, published in February 2004 in the Journal of the American Medical Association, was done by studying records of more than [...]

Do Bras Cause Cancer?

April 29, 2013 Alternative Medicine

Soma and Syd Singer interviewed 4,000 women in five major US cities for two and a half years starting in May, 1991 ranging from 30 to 79 years old. Half had been diagnosed with breast cancer. Three out of four women who slept in their bras developed breast cancer. One out of seven who wore [...]

Democracy and the Truth

December 26, 2012 Alternative Medicine

Long ago in the land of BecauseIsaySo, the scientists of the day were presented with a new theory by one of their own, Professor IknowWhatIsee. “The Earth is a large ball,” he said. This was completely different from what they knew, that the Earth is flat. And comfortable in their certainty, they went about their [...]

The 5 Stages of Disease

October 1, 2012 Alternative Medicine

Disease is really a process that goes through several stages before it appears as a diagnosable disease. This alternative health concept is quite different than the medical concept that disease can appear suddenly where there was only health before. Likewise, in treatment for disease, alternative health differs from the medical concept of healing. Alternative health [...]

Drop Fish Oil! Chia Tastes Better & Has Complete Protein For Vegetarians

August 20, 2012 Alternative Medicine

I’ve been a proponent of taking Omega 3 supplements (essential fatty acids) for years based on numerous scientific studies showing reduced violence and enhanced learning ability when such supplements are taken. ( Your body is electric. In fact, your cells generate energy and move nutrients into themselves and waste out because of electric charges. The [...]

American Dietetic Assn Hall of Shame

June 11, 2012 Alternative Medicine

The credentialing arm of the ADA approves a continuing professional course sponsored by Coca-Cola. Here’s a direct quote from the course promotion: “Learning Objectives: After completing this self-study learning module, health professionals will be able to identify the most common misconceptions among parents regarding the safety and effectiveness of nutrients and food ingredients such as [...]

Just One Can of Diet Soda a Day Raises Your Risk of Diabetes 34%!

June 4, 2012 Alternative Medicine

An article in the NY Times, February 5, 2008 by Nicholas Bakalar reports on a study by the American Heart Association in its online journal, Circulation. He reports that the study was conducted for 9 years on more than 9,500 men and women 45 to 64 years of age. The authors of the study found [...]

7 Health Habits Proven to Extend Life

May 9, 2012 Alternative Medicine

Dr. Lester Breslow, a former dean of the UCLA School of Public Health died in 2012 at 97. Breslow was famous in public health for proving that behavior absolutely affects longevity. After studying 7,000 people in California for 20 years, he discovered seven healthy habits. A 45-year-old with six of the seven habits was shown [...]

Our Sick Society and the Road Back to Health

April 15, 2012 Alternative Medicine

Arithmetic is such a nice “clean” science. Everyone agrees that 2 + 2 = 4. No one argues that it equals 5, or 3. When you buy something at the store and use a $5 bill to pay for an item that costs $4, your change is always $1. Aerospace engineers and workers produce workable [...]