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  • Turmeric Curcumin and Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Turmeric Curcumin and Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Randomized controlled trial comparing the safety and efficacy of drugs versus curcumin, the yellow pigment in the spice turmeric, for the treatment of autoimmune inflammatory rheumatoid arthritis.
  • How to Avoid Phosphate Additives
    How to Avoid Phosphate Additives
    The vast majority of chicken and poultry products are injected with phosphorus preservatives, which are often not listed in the ingredients. Reducing one’s intake of meat, junk food, fast food, and...
  • Past the Age of Miracles: Facing a Post-Antibiotic Age
    Past the Age of Miracles: Facing a Post-Antibiotic Age
    The Director-General of the World Health Organization warns that we may be facing an end to modern medicine as we know it thanks in part to the mass feeding of antibiotics to farm animals to...
  • Breast Cancer and Alcohol: How Much is Safe?
    Breast Cancer and Alcohol: How Much is Safe?
    Nearly 5,000 breast cancer deaths a year may be attributable to just light drinking (up to one drink a day).
  • Clinical Studies on Acai Berries
    Clinical Studies on Acai Berries
    An independent review of the effects of açaí berries was recently published, including studies on immune function, arthritis, and metabolic parameters.
  • Meat Mythcrushers
    Meat Mythcrushers
    Meat industry public relations campaign to "crush" myths makes false claim about the millions of pounds of antibiotics fed to farm animals.
  • The Best Baby Formula
    The Best Baby Formula
    Exclusive breast-feeding for a full six months may ironically improve our children's taste for vegetables, whereas children fed formula grow up with increased rates of inflammatory diseases such as...
  • Nerves of Mercury
    Nerves of Mercury
    Studies of the neurobehavioral toxicity of mercury on children suggest that no level of mercury exposure can be considered safe, but pressure from the fish industry may be preventing safety limits...
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