October 20, 2014

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Judge Drops Charges Against Home-school Mom Withholding Drugs from Child Judge Drops Charges Against Home-school Mom Withholding Drugs from Child

Photo: BRIAN KAUFMAN/Detroit Free Press To read the original story on this case, go here: Police use Assault Weapons and Tank against Home School Mom wanting to protect daughter from Dangerous Medications Here is the news report of the judge dropping the charges this week: Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com

Can Coconut Oil Help with Staph and MRSA? Can Coconut Oil Help with Staph and MRSA?

Health Impact News Editor Comments: This is a good article by Michelle Moore highlighting the topical benefits of coconut oil as applied towards staph skin infections. Unfortunately, she does give some inaccurate information regarding coconuts, stating: “Mass produced coconut oil, extracted from hybrid and GMO trees using heat and chemical solvents, will provide little, if […]

Wisconsin Fight over 5,000 Cow Factory Farm Moves to Court Wisconsin Fight over 5,000 Cow Factory Farm Moves to Court

By LISA BUCHMEIER Courthouse News Service MADISON, Wisc. (CN) – Family Farm Defenders sued Wisconsin to try to stop a commercial dairy whose planned 6,270 “animal units” would produce 55.3 million gallons of manure and wastewater a year. Fifty-five million gallons of wastewater would cover 1 acre 169 feet deep. Family Farm Defenders and three […]

September 8 Call-In to Oppose FDA Take-over of Supplements September 8 Call-In to Oppose FDA Take-over of Supplements

Alliance for Natural Health We need to convince Congress to review the FDA’s absurd claims and stand against the draft NDI (supplement) guidance. Please join us in this nationwide campaign! Last week we announced a Call-In Lobbying Day for Thursday, September 8. We’re asking each of you—members, grassroots activists, readers, and friends—to set some time […]

The Truth About Saturated Fats, from a Cardiologist The Truth About Saturated Fats, from a Cardiologist

Dr. Miller is professor of surgery, cardiothoracic division, Univ. Washington, and writes frequently for http://www.Lewrockwell.com. See his article, based on this presentation, here: Enjoy Saturated Fats, They’re Good for You!

Senators Question Use of Psych Drugs in Nursing Homes Senators Question Use of Psych Drugs in Nursing Homes

By Emily P. Walker MedPage Today WASHINGTON — Two high-ranking senators have urged the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to take a closer look at potential over-prescribing of atypical antipsychotics to nursing home residents. There are eight atypical antipsychotics approved by the FDA to treat schizophrenia and/or bipolar disorder, including clozapine (Clozaril), aripiprazole (Abilify), […]

Monsanto GMO Corn Plant Losing Bug Resistance Monsanto GMO Corn Plant Losing Bug Resistance

By SCOTT KILMAN Wall Street Journal Widely grown corn plants that Monsanto Co. genetically modified to thwart a voracious bug are falling prey to that very pest in a few Iowa fields, the first time a major Midwest scourge has developed resistance to a genetically modified crop. The discovery raises concerns that the way some […]

Ron Paul on Defending Health Freedom Ron Paul on Defending Health Freedom

by Dr. Mercola In the recent Iowa Straw Poll Michelle Bachman came in first. That fact was reported by most of the national media. However, in an incredible display of conformity bias, virtually all of the major media blacked out the fact that Rep. Ron Paul came in a virtual tie with her. There was less than […]

Unanswered Questions from the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program: A Review of Compensated Cases of Vaccine-Induced Brain Injury Unanswered Questions from the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program: A Review of Compensated Cases of Vaccine-Induced Brain Injury

by Mary Holland, Louis Conte, Robert Krakow, and Lisa Colin Pace Environmental Law Review INTRODUCTION Is the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (“VICP”) ofthe U.S. Court of Federal Claims a fair forum? This is not atrivial question as it is the only forum in which parents maybring claims for vaccine injury to their children. Under the 1986 […]

Virgin coconut oil – the secret’s out Virgin coconut oil – the secret’s out

Health Impact News Editor Comments: It is good to see people in coconut producing countries rediscover the health benefits of coconuts as one of their traditional foods, after years of propaganda against coconut oil in western countries. Unfortunately, it is a common myth that only Virgin Coconut Oil has health properties, and that refined coconut […]



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