Poisons Falling from the Sky

(Health Secrets Newsletter) Anyone who spends any time looking at the sky is bound to have noticed the odd trails left by planes flying at high altitudes in the last several years. Instead of evaporating as do most trails left by planes, these linger in the sky and slowly fall to earth over a period of hours. These…

Natural Treatments for Arthritis

(Health Secrets Newsletter) Arthritis is a disease that causes pain and loss of movement of the joints. The word “arthritis” literally means joint inflammation (arth=joint, ritis=inflammation), and refers to more than 100 different diseases.  Mainstream medicine uses a variety of pain relievers and other drugs to try to manage arthritis, often with very little success. …

Pharmaceutical Drugs Kill More People than Ever

(Health Secrets Newsletter) The 2011, first quarter report of deaths and serious injuries associated with drug therapy was recently released by The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP), a nonprofit organization whose stated goal is to educate the healthcare community and consumers about safe medication practices. The findings of this report are mind boggling.According to…

Obese Mothers Risk Child Health

(Health Secrets Newsletter) The children of obese women are more likely to suffer from a variety of conditions ranging from autism to cardiovascular disease, according to a number of studies into the impact of maternal weight on children’s health. In recent months various studies have been published on the possible health risks that a child is…

Organic Chickens are Genetically Different

(Health Secrets Newsletter) Researchers from the Netherlands have found that organically fed chickens develop different genes than their conventionally fed counterparts. The result is that the genes responsible for creating cholesterol have a higher expression in organically fed chickens, yet these birds do not have elevated blood cholesterol levels.Commissioned by the Louis Bolk Institute in…