Tony Isaacs, is a natural health advocate and researcher and the author of books and articles about natural health, longevity and beating cancer including "Cancer's Natural Enemy". Mr. Isaacs also has The Best Years in Life website for baby boomers and others wishing to avoid prescription drugs and mainstream managed illness and live longer, healthier and happier lives naturally. He is currently residing in scenic East Texas and frequently commutes to the even more scenic Texas hill country near San Antonio and Austin to give lectures in health seminars. Mr. Isaacs also hosts the CureZone "Ask Tony Isaacs - featuring Luella May" forum as well as the Yahoo Health Group "Oleander Soup". He is working on a major book project due for publication later this year.  Mr. Isaacs and his partner Luella May can be heard live every Wednesday evening on "The Best Years in Life Radio Show".

FDA Makes Excuses for GMO Salmon

There is a reason commentators are referring to the new genetically modified salmon as Frankenfish. At hearings held recently, the FDA noted evidence of abnormalities detected in the fish, including “increased frequency of skeletal malformations, increased prevalence of jaw erosions and multi-systemic inflammation”.  While such findings would seem to be cause for alarm, the FDA…

New Bone Drug can Lead to Bone Death

In a jaw-dropping and perhaps literally jaw-killing decision, the FDA recently approved a new bone drug for women that may lead to worse bones and even cause bone death. Yes, you read that right – Amgen’s newly approved bone drug Prolia, which is designed to lower the risk of fractures in post-menopausal women, may also…

Food Supply Threatened by GMO Crops

    Transgenic materials from genetically modified (GM) corn crop byproducts are present in streams throughout the Midwest, even long after harvest, reports ecologist Jennifer Tank and her colleagues at the University of Notre Dame.  Beyond the damage such transgenic materials may cause to aquatic life in the waterways, other findings of their study are especially alarming because transgenic material…

Thumbs Down on Antioxidant Cherry 7 Up

  Yet another example of deceptive marketing!  7Up is heavily marketing its “Antioxidant Cherry 7Up” drinks in both regular and diet versions with prominent images of natural cherries on consumer ads and packaging labels. Unwitting consumers are taking a look at the drinks 7Up introduced last year and wondering what could be so bad about a soft drink that…

Blueprint for a Lifetime of Healthy Bones

  Practically everyone knows that calcium is vital for healthy bones. What many people are unaware of is that calcium alone is not nearly enough to insure that bones remain healthy.  There are in fact a number of other vital minerals and nutrients that are essential for maintaining healthy bones.  These prevent bone loss and even…

Beat and Treat ADHD Without Drugs

ADHD is the term now used to describe children who have an attention disorder (ADD) with or without hyperactivity. Fortunately, such conditions may be prevented or improved with diet and supplementation, and without the use of risky mainstream drugs. Though ADHD may in part be a syndrome created to describe age-old problems and publicized in order to sell…

Forget the Headlines and Keep Taking Your Supplements

  Not all research is what it appears to be.  While some researchers are completely motivated by intellectual curiousity, others have an agenda and frequently an industry connection.  In evaluating research, it is important to look carefully at the methods used, and the connections of the reseachers and their institutions.  Nowhere is careful scrutiny more needed than…