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Worm Eats Plastic – Is This Really Good for The Earth?

By Heather Callaghan, Editor You may have seen passing headlines that a caterpillar was recently discovered to “eat plastic.” But take a look – there is more than meets the eye about the eco-fuzzy hooklines. The worldwide use of one trillion plastic bags each year is obviously causing a problem – especially for ocean life. Eighty million tons…

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Vitamin D reduces respiratory infections, says study

By University Of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Natural Blaze A potentially life-saving discovery in older patients at high risk for these illnesses AURORA, Colo. – Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus have found that high doses of vitamin D reduce the incidence of acute respiratory illness (ARI) in older, long-term care residents. The…

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The Larger The City You Live In, The More Magnetic Particles Enter Your Brain

By April McCarthy Can traffic fumes go to your head? Ultra-fine particles of metal in exhaust gases fly up our noses and travel into our brains, where they contribute to diseases associated with the central nervous system, and the more congested the city, the bigger the problem. Iron nanoparticles were already known to be present…

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No, “Science” has not confirmed that GMOs are safe to eat

By GMWatch A biotechnologist* says the media are misrepresenting the National Academy of Sciences report when it comes to GMO food safety This week the Spanish newspaper El País published an article called “Science confirms that GMOs are as safe as other foods”, commenting on the latest report by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), titled “Genetically…

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This Scientist’s Ability to Hack Your Dreams May Be the Stuff of Nightmares

By James Holbrooks (UR) Vancouver, British Columbia — “So we spend a twelfth of our life dreaming. And most of it is forgotten. What if we could peek inside our brain and see our dreams? Maybe even … shape them.” This is how a professor of neuroscience and business at Northwestern University opened his TED talkback in February….

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This Multi Supplement Capsule Reversed Brain Damage in Aging Mice

By Natural Blaze A dietary supplement containing a blend of thirty vitamins and minerals–all natural ingredients widely available in health food stores–has shown remarkable anti-aging properties that can prevent and even reverse massive brain cell loss, according to new research from McMaster University. It’s a mixture scientists believe could someday slow the progress of catastrophic…

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Fasting-Like Diet Has Profound Effect On Autoimmune and Inflammatory Conditions Like MS

By Heather Callaghan According to a human study, a fasting-like diet switches on a process in which the body kills bad cells and begins to generate new healthy ones Researchers believe that evidence is mounting that a diet which mimics cyclical fasting has way more health benefits than mere weight loss. A new USC-led study shows that it…

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Experts Warn How Artificial Sweeteners Cause Diabetes

By Brandon Turbeville According to a new study, research is increasingly demonstrating what many natural health advocates and critics of artificial sweeteners have been saying for years. That sugar replacements like sucralose, aspartame, and saccharin are actually causing diabetes as opposed to preventing it. While the medical industry continues to promote artificial sweeteners as a…

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Modern Psychology Doing its Part to Mass Produce Obedient Sheeple

By Dylan Charles Has modern psychology has become the science of disempowerment? You no longer have to be a bona fide psychiatrist to prescribe mood and mind-altering pharmaceuticals to patients young and old, as any general practitioner is now allowed to experiment on their patients in this regard. This helps to explain why some 78 million Americans…

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University of Iowa Scientists Link Diet Drinks to Heart Attack and Stroke

By Vandita Women who drink two or more diet drinks per day are at a 30% higher risk for a cardiovascular event —congestive heart failure, coronary heart disease, coronary revascularization procedure, heart attack, peripheral arterial disease, and ischemic stroke — and 50% are more likely to die from a related disease, scientists at the University…

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