Health

How the Healthcare Industry Will Evolve in the Coming Years

We are at a critical point in the history of healthcare, where old technologies are beginning to fail but new ones are rapidly entering the market. One thing that can be said with certainty is that healthcare in 20 years’ time will not look the same as it does today. Some of the diseases we have most feared – cancer, heart disease, stroke, dementia – will be much easier to treat than t ....

Registered Practical Nurses Help Transition from Hospital Stays to Home Care

Often an emergency visit in the hospital by an older parent can be the scare that says, “It’s time to get some help.” A proactive approach to aging is always advised over waiting for something to happen, but if you’re blindsided by an accident, stroke, or infection in an older parent, it’s not too late to catch up. When your mother or father is discharged after an emergency with ongoing ....

Why Chemo is Not the Answer to Cancer

(NaturalNews) You may not know this, but there is an interesting – and disturbing – statistic regarding chemotherapy. When it all comes down to it, you might be surprised to know that 75 percent of doctors surveyed in a 2013 report said they would refuse the treatment for themselves.

That's three out of four.

And do you know why? Because they know of its devastating effects ....

The Holistic Health Approach is the Best Way to Fight Cancer Fatigue

(NaturalNews) Many people are unaware that fatigue is the most common side effect of traditional cancer treatments. In fact, there is research suggesting that most people receiving traditional cancer treatment, including chemotherapy and radiation therapy, are beset with fatigue, which is described as the physical and/or mental state of being tired and weak.

Physical and mental fatigu ....

Doctor Warns About Health Risks of TSA Body Scanners

(NaturalNews) Not that our sycophantic government will care, but a new warning has been issued about the invasive X-ray scanners in use by the Transportation Security Administration at airports around the country.

As reported by CBS Philadelphia, Dr. David B. Agus, author of the new book The Lucky Years: How to Thrive in the Brave New World of Health, who was interviewed b ....

Protect Your Health at the Roots, literally, With These Five Healthy Medicinal Roots

(NaturalNews) The roots of a plant do more than just anchor it in the soil. Roots are like foragers, blazing trails into the unknown soil. As they reach out in search of food and water, roots form tiny hairs that help draw in the moisture and minerals that the whole plant needs. The water and mineral salts are then carried into the rhizome, the trunk, the branches, the flowers and the le ....

Pope Warns About Evil Disguised as Good: Think Monsanto, Vaccines and Big Pharma

(NaturalNews) "Feeding the world" is the mantra of Monsanto, the multinational corporation that leads the way for genetic engineering of nature. Scientists working for this machine; for example, take genes from bacteria to put in corn or splice genes from fish into tomatoes. The genetic alterations give the food special properties. The question is: How does rearranging the DNA of nature ....

Beer Has a Surprisingly Positive Effect on Reducing Bone Damage and Women's Chances for Getting Osteoporosis

(NaturalNews) There are plenty of reasons not to drink alcohol, we're told, but what if there were some good reasons to grab a beer from time to time?

While consuming too much alcohol over a long period of time can exacerbate cirrhosis of the liver, having a cold brew occasionally can provide health benefits, especially for preventing osteoporosis and hip fractures in older women. ....

Don't Drink From The Tap: Northeast States on Alert After High Levels of Carcinogenic Acid Found in Water Supply

(NaturalNews) Even as the contaminated water crisis in Flint, Mich., continues to make headlines, communities in three separate Northeast states have been facing a crisis of their own: widespread contamination of water supplies with the toxic chemical perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA, or C8).

PFOA is one of the key ingredients in nonstick cookware and is also used in plastics, wax pap ....

Two Cups of Joe of Day Can Fight Your Risk for Getting Prostate Cancer

(NaturalNews) The same hot beverage you depend on to wake you up in the morning could also help you live longer – that's according to a new study and a growing body of evidence that suggests that coffee may decrease your risk of developing prostate cancer, among other health benefits you might not have been aware of.

From DailyMail.co.uk:
New research based on more th ....

Study Confirms: High Levels of Foxicity are Drastically Reduced in the Body After Women Switch to Natural Make-Up

(NaturalNews) Just three days of using different cosmetics and personal care products led to a dramatic drop in the levels of toxic, hormone-disrupting chemicals in the bodies of teenage girls in a study published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives.

The study was conducted by researchers from the University of California, Berkeley, the California Department of ....

Blueberries Can Help Fight Alzheimer's

(NaturalNews) Alzheimer's is a progressive disease that gets worse over time and is the most common form of dementia. According to the Alzheimer's Association, it is a disease that normally affects people over 65, however, 5% of sufferers have early-onset Alzheimer's, meaning that they are only in their 40s or 50s.

It is estimated that more than 26 million people worldwide suffer fr ....

Omega-3 Supplements Can Help Reduce Symptoms of Depression and Might be Able to Replace SSRIs

(NaturalNews) Chronic depression is a menace to society, afflicting an estimated 15.7 million, or 6.7 percent, of the U.S. adult population. Millions of these people are prescribed SSRIs, which medicate the symptoms, rather than treating the underlying problem. According to a recent meta-analysis, however, omega-3 fatty acids can help reduce the symptoms of depression without the risks a ....

How Industry Studies Hide Behind the 'Scientific Method' While Betraying Basic Principles of Science and Public Health

(NaturalNews) Generally speaking, people have misconceptions about a lot of things, and some very important things at that. This happens because the establishment pushes misconceptions as fact in an attempt to control people's opinions on important matters, such as war, banking, government, science and medicine.

Zen Gardner, writing for the Daily Sheeple, highlights what sh ....

Miracle Compound Found in Blueberries Prevents Dementia and Alzheimer's

(NaturalNews) While many aspects of dementia and Alzheimer's disease remain largely mysterious to scientists, one thing is clear: People who are looking to prevent the onset of dementia can find a surprising ally in organic blueberries.

Researcher Robert Krikorian of the University of Cincinnati carried out a study of 47 people aged 68 and over, who had been diagnosed with a mild le ....

Why Mango is an Undeniable 'Superfruit' you Should be Eating More Frequently

(NaturalNews) Sure, fruits like blueberries and strawberries get the attention of health-conscious people, and for good reason. They're brimming with antioxidants, and are certainly a better choice than the junk food diets that many Americans consume. Eating healthy foods that are free of toxic ingredients is essential, and these fruits – provided they are organic, of course – are wise ....

Seventeen Year-Old Girl Suffers From Bizarre and Horrific Ailment That Makes Blood Seep From her Eyes and Ears

(NaturalNews) It is a medical mystery that doctors and medical researchers simply cannot understand or figure out.

For some reason, a 17-year-old British girl often bleeds from her eyes and ears, a condition that keeps her "always in the house" and, as you might expect, friendless and without much of a social life.

As reported by the BBC, the girl, Marnie-Rae Harvey, has seen ....

Healing the Brain - Tips and Strategies Revealed

(NaturalNews) When was the last time you gave your brain a good workout? In reality, most people never think about their brain when they think about exercise and a healthy lifestyle. But it's a mistake to take brain health for granted, according to psychologist Paul Nussbaum, Ph.D.

Discover strategies for a strong, healthy brain. On the next NaturalNews Talk Hour, Jonathan La ....