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10 Best Natural Herbs & Vitamins

10 Best Natural Herbs & Vitamins

Today’s health care focuses largely on treatments, not healing, and the need for alternatives to medicine is as great as the need for quality, affordable health care. In our over-medicated, over processed, and over taxing world, going back to nature is a great way to improve overall physical health...

Pollution Linked to Cancer in Regions of China Per Recent Report

Pollution Linked to Cancer in Regions of China Per Recent Report

A report from a five year study conducted in China by the Ministry of Environmental Protection has linked pollution to high cancer rates in regions throughout the country. Per a translation from the Beijing Times, the Twelfth Five-Year Plan for Prevention and Control of Environmental Risks From...

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Myo-Inositol:Pathway to Preventing Lung Cancer

Myo-inositol is a naturally occurring substance, along with the presence of the PI3K gene may be the "pathway" to preventing lung cancer. In a breakthrough study, researchers found that after taking the readily available dietary supplement, a gene identified as PI3K gets deactivated and slows...

Terminally Ill Zach Sobiech, 17, Stricken With Bone Cancer Offers "Clouds" as Means of Saying Goodbye

Terminally Ill Zach Sobiech, 17, Stricken With Bone Cancer Offers "Clouds" as Means of Saying Goodbye

A musician on a mission is powerful especially when he's endured a three year fight for his life. For 17 year old Zach Sobiech of Lakeland, Minnesota, his terminal illness with Osteosarcoma, a form of bone cancer, transformed into a mesmerizing light despite the darkness of being stricken with a...

Birth Control: 10 Little Known Facts and Methods of Madness

Birth Control: 10 Little Known Facts and Methods of Madness

Birth control has been an issue since time began. Though we have tons of documented proof that humanity frequently fights the very essence of which that propel us forward, an ounce of prevention does seem to go a long way. Like any battle, picking your weapon not only ensures your personal safety...

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Dixie Carter Death Caused by Cancer

Dixie Carter's cause of death was cancer. The 70 year old actress best known for her role as Julie Sugarbaker on the sitcom "Designing Women" passed away April 10, 2010 because of complications of endometrial cancer. Carter was born born in McLemoresville, Tennessee,and grew up in Memphis. She...

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What Is Fatty Tissue?

Fatty tissue is composed of mostly adipocytes, which are fat cells. Fatty tissue aids in the maintenance of the body’s temperature. However, too much fatty tissue is detrimental to health as it can lead to cardiovascular disease, stroke and some types of cancers. To decrease and maintain a low...

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Hallucinogenics to Remedy Depression: Trippin'

Hallucinogenics to remedy depression is a little "trippin'." But retired clinical psychologist Clark Martin of Vancouver, Washington, has turned to psychedelics to remedy depression after traditional treatments brought him no relief. Martin suffers from kidney cancer and a resulting depression...

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Should I Get the New Cervical Cancer Vaccine?

A lot of talk has been going on about the relatively new cervical cancer vaccine called Gardasil. This vaccine is also called the HPV vaccine. HPV stands for human papillomavirus, which can affect women. What you have to understand is that there are so many varieties of the HPV and that the HPV...

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Is Teflon Dangerous?

Teflon is a non-stick coating for pans that was developed by DuPont. Teflon pans are easier to clean and eliminate the need to add oil before sautéing ingredients. Teflon pans were very popular, but there is recent concern about whether or not it is safe to use. Some studies show that the coating...