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Statin Drugs Found To Accelerate Arterial Calcification Statin Drugs Found To Accelerate Arterial Calcification

by Sayer Ji GreenMedInfo.com  Newly published research reveals that more frequent statin drug use is associated with accelerated coronary artery and aortic artery calcification, both of which greatly contribute to cardiovascular and all-cause mortality. Published Aug. 8th, 2012 in the journal Diabetes Care, researchers studied patients with type 2 diabetes and advanced atherosclerosis and found that coronary […]

Why have Antipsychotic Prescriptions in Children Skyrocketed? Why have Antipsychotic Prescriptions in Children Skyrocketed?

  By Dr. Mercola Thanks to aggressive marketing techniques, pharmaceutical companies are raking in profits from atypical antipsychotic medications – drugs originally approved for mental illnesses that are as serious as they are rare. It’s no surprise then that a major portion of the sales of these types of “hard-core” psychiatric drugs come from off-label […]

3 Easy-To-Make Homemade Deep Conditioners for Natural Hair 3 Easy-To-Make Homemade Deep Conditioners for Natural Hair

by Loo of Hair and Health Black Girl with Long Hair   For Strengthening – Coconut oil and honey This conditioner is ideal for naturals whose hair dislikes protein conditioners but needs a bit of strengthening.  The key is the coconut oil, which binds to the hair thus reducing keratin loss. Honey, a humectant, is also […]

No Evidence That Ezetimibe Benefits Health No Evidence That Ezetimibe Benefits Health

by Dr. John Briffa The Cholesterol Truth Excerpts: Ezetimibe is a cholesterol-reducing drug. Unlike statins (which reduce cholesterol production in the liver), ezetimibe blocks the absorption of cholesterol from the gut. It’s generally very effective at reducing cholesterol levels. On this basis, the Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) licensed ezetimibe for use in the treatment of […]

Confirmed: India’s Polio Eradication Campaign in 2011 Caused 47,500 Cases of Vaccine-Induced Polio Paralysis Confirmed: India’s Polio Eradication Campaign in 2011 Caused 47,500 Cases of Vaccine-Induced Polio Paralysis

By Dr. Mercola If you listen to mainstream media news, you’ll be told that polio has now been eradicated in India – an accomplishment the Polio Global Eradication Initiative (PGEI), founded in 1988 by the World Health Organization (WHO), Rotary International, UNICEF, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), are attributing to […]

Is it True that Eggs are as Bad for Your Arteries as Smoking? Is it True that Eggs are as Bad for Your Arteries as Smoking?

  By Dr. Mercola Recently, news headlines were ablaze with startling information that eggs are nearly as bad for your arteries as cigarettes. After surveying more than 1,200 seniors, the researchers concluded that eating egg yolks on a regular basis is approximately two-thirds as bad as smoking with regards to the build-up of arterial plaque.1 […]

Michelle Obama: Tell Barack to honor his campaign promise to label GMOs Michelle Obama: Tell Barack to honor his campaign promise to label GMOs

By Organic Consumers Association To be delivered to: Michelle Obama, First Lady

Brazil court rules Nestle must label GMO ingredients Brazil court rules Nestle must label GMO ingredients

by GM Watch 1. Brazil court rules that Nestle must label transgenic ingredients 2. GMOs written on the label NOTE: A Brazilian court has forced the multinational food company Nestle to label GM ingredients in food products, in conformance with a Brazilian law (item 1) that says all food products containing ingredients that have more than 1% […]

Anemia Drug Made Billions but at What Cost? Anemia Drug Made Billions but at What Cost?

By Dr. Mercola Three anemia drugs – Epogen, Procrit and Aranesp – have been among the best-selling prescription drugs in the United States for years, generating more than $8 billion a year for their makers, Amgen and Johnson & Johnson. They were blockbuster drugs that stimulate your body to produce new red blood cells, which […]

Largest Water Wholesaler in Southern California Sued for Illegal Use of an Unapproved Drug to Fulfill Fluoridation Program Largest Water Wholesaler in Southern California Sued for Illegal Use of an Unapproved Drug to Fulfill Fluoridation Program

  by Jeff Green, National Director, Citizens for Safe Drinking Water Bolen Report  Wednesday, August 18th, 2011 Alleging willful misrepresentation and deceptive business practices by Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, attorneys for citizen/consumers from San Diego, Los Angeles and Ventura Counties filed a lawsuit in the public interest of millions of consumers in Southern California, citing […]



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