Pesticides Linked to ADHD

Exposure to organophosphate (OP) pesticides before birth may be responsible for the increased susceptibility to attention disorders such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).  This is the conclusion of new research published in the journal Environmental Health Perspective.   These findings add strength to previous research that showed pesticides contributing to ADHD. Exposure to OP compounds may disrupt DNA replication and the growth of nerve…

Wisdom Remedies: Lobelia

Plants share the planet with us symbiotically. This means we supply them with what they need and they supply us with what we need. Neither of us can live well or really live at all without the other. Plants take in our wastes and give us back the very breath of life in the form of clean oxygen.…

Good Cholesterol Reduces Alzheimer’s Risk

There’s a lot of focus on reducing our cholesterol levels, but we need to be careful just to reduce “bad” cholesterol and to maintain our levels of “good” cholesterol according to researchers at Columbia University, who believe HDL cholesterol helps to reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer’s While we are all now well aware that LDL cholesterol…