Food, Drink & Nutrition

Naringin (in Grapefruit) Reduces Cervical & Breast Cancer Tumors by up to 75%

Naringin (in Grapefruit) Reduces Cervical & Breast Cancer Tumors by up to 75%

Studies show how people suffering from cancerous tumors due to malnutrition and cachexia (high levels of inflammatory cytokines in their cells which causes weakening or severe illness) responded exceptionally well to treatment with naringin, a compound found in grapefruit. While laboratory animals have been tested most prominently for their response to naringin, there are hundreds of other studies carried out on people, as well. In many of these studies ‘complete tumor regression’ ensued.

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Hilarious Video Exposes What ‘Natural’ Products Really Mean

Posted by on February 5, 2014 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
Hilarious Video Exposes What ‘Natural’ Products Really Mean

Anthony Gucciardi: Millions have been duped by the use of corporate language within the food products industry — including myself before I became better educated about what terms like ‘natural’ and ‘organic’ really mean. In the case of ‘natural’, the term actually means virtually nothing. And some individuals behind the organic movement have put together a funny yet informative video exposing this reality.

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There’s Nothing “Diet” About Diet Soda

There’s Nothing “Diet” About Diet Soda

Diet colas and sodas have long been considered a healthy alternative when trying to shed a few extra pounds. After all, diet sodas typically contain zero calories because the sugars are eliminated and replaced with no-calorie sweeteners. The problem, however, is that diet soda drinkers tend to experience accelerated weight gain, boost their risk for both metabolic syndrome, and diabetes. – See more at: http://www.naturalblaze.com/2014/02/theres-nothing-diet-about-diet-soda.html#sthash.vNWshWzm.dpuf

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Sugar: Killing us Sweetly. Staggering Health Consequences of Sugar on Health of Americans

Posted by on February 3, 2014 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health, Prevention with 1 Comment
Sugar: Killing us Sweetly. Staggering Health Consequences of Sugar on Health of Americans

In September 2013, a bombshell report from Credit Suisse’s Research Institute brought into sharp focus the staggering health consequences of sugar on the health of Americans. The group revealed that approximately “30%–40% of healthcare expenditures in the USA go to help address issues that are closely tied to the excess consumption of sugar.” The figures suggest that our national addiction to sugar runs us an incredible $1 trillion in healthcare costs each year. The Credit Suisse report highlighted several health conditions including coronary heart diseases, type II diabetes and metabolic syndrome, which numerous studies have linked to excessive sugar intake….

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14 Alkaline Foods and Drinks for Optimal Health

Posted by on February 3, 2014 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health, Prevention with 1 Comment
14 Alkaline Foods and Drinks for Optimal Health

One study from the Arizona Respiratory Center at the University of Arizona found that foods high in acid content (often those with an abundance of animal proteins and salt and low in fruits and vegetables) can lead to “a sub-clinical or low-grade state of metabolic acidosis,” potentially leading to an increase in the risk of cancer. In an effort to keep that balance within, eating foods that are alkaline-forming can offset the acidity of modern food sources.

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‘Loved-up’ Raw Chocolate Brownies – Trinity Bourne

Written by on January 29, 2014 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
‘Loved-up’ Raw Chocolate Brownies – Trinity Bourne

Trinity Bourne: We’ve just enjoyed the most awesome ‘loved-up’ raw, no-bake, chocolate brownies and I am really excited to share the recipe. You’ll need a strong blender or even better, a decent food processor to create them. The thing I love about these raw chocolate brownies is that they offer great nutritional value as well as being vegan, gluten-free and lovingly delicious!

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12 Reasons To Avoid Any Kind of Soy

Posted by on January 28, 2014 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 5 Comments
12 Reasons To Avoid Any Kind of Soy

Soy has become a major source of toxicity for human beings, especially in the last three decades. Not only is more than 99% of soy genetically modified, but sources labeled organic or non-GMO are often exposed to the same problems as conventional soy. Here are 12 reasons to avoid any kind of soy

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8 Foods that Speed Up Aging While Promoting Sickness

Posted by on January 22, 2014 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 1 Comment
8 Foods that Speed Up Aging While Promoting Sickness

Eating what’s quick, convenient, and tasty may fit your lifestyle for now, but you may be subjecting yourself to progressively worsening health. If you don’t shift to a healthier diet, someday sooner rather than later you’ll be a young person in an old person’s body, wondering what happened. Following are 8 foods you should avoid to age gracefully and avoid sickness.

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‘Mushrooms of Immortality’: Reishi Mushrooms an Ancient Medicine for Modern Diseases

‘Mushrooms of Immortality’: Reishi Mushrooms an Ancient Medicine for Modern Diseases

In China, reishi mushrooms have earned the nickname, “The Mushrooms of Immortality,” and if their longstanding reputation is any indication, this nickname could be appropriate for a few different reasons. The benefits of these mushrooms aren’t only applicable to diseases and conditions that existed thousands of years ago, but to those that plague mankind today as well.

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The Secrets and Healing Effects of Water

The Secrets and Healing Effects of Water

Is there more to water than meets the eye? If you study water beyond conventional methods, you may realize that water is intelligent in nature and has its own way of communicating with other elements. Do you need proof of this? The YouTube video in this article will show you evidence that water isn’t a dead element, but it’s alive in its own ways and even has the ability to store memory!

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John Robbins: Is the USDA Really Dumb Enough To Approve Agent Orange Corn?

John Robbins: Is the USDA Really Dumb Enough To Approve Agent Orange Corn?

The Obama administration announced last week that it expects to approve corn and soybeans that have been genetically engineered by Dow Chemical company to tolerate the toxic herbicide — 2,4-D. They are planning this approval despite the fact that use of this herbicide is associated with increased rates of deadly immune system cancers, Parkinson’s disease, endocrine disruption, birth defects, and many other serious kinds of illness and reproductive problems.

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GMO Victory: Maine Second State to Enact GMO Labeling

GMO Victory: Maine Second State to Enact GMO Labeling

In another blow against the propaganda machine that has been fueled by GMO juggernauts like Monsanto and others, Maine will now become the second state (after Connecticut) to launch mandatory labeling for food products that contain genetically modified ingredients. A major victory, though it does contain a stipulation: Five nearby states must also adopt GMO labeling legislation.

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78-Year-Old Vegan Bodybuilder Might Make You Reconsider Your Diet

Posted by on January 12, 2014 in Exercise and Fitness, Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
78-Year-Old Vegan Bodybuilder Might Make You Reconsider Your Diet

As science continues to shed light on the health benefits associated with eating less meat and more ‘earthly’ foods like organic fruits and vegetables, more people around the globe are making a transition to a vegetarian and/or vegan diet for a variety of reasons. There is a reason why a plant-based diet can help prevent over over 60% of chronic disease deaths.

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Are Pesticide-Drenched Foods Really as Healthy as Organic? The “Experts” Say So…

Posted by on January 9, 2014 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
Are Pesticide-Drenched Foods Really as Healthy as Organic? The “Experts” Say So…

Pesticides are made to kill things. People who don’t want to eat pesticides often choose organic foods to avoid them. But does that really make sense? Well yeah, it does. Here’s why….

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How Does Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Wind Up in Organic Meat?

Posted by on January 8, 2014 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
How Does Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Wind Up in Organic Meat?

Dr. Greger describes some reasons why organic chicken is now tainted with antibiotic-resistant bacteria. One reason is the sheer amount of waste run-off from farms. But the information somewhat ends there. The punchline at the end of the video shows not only how far consumers and store employees have become removed from food sources, but also just how hard it is to avoid serious pathogens in store-bought meats.

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