Category: Medicine

Do CT Scans Cause Breast Cancer?

Do CT Scans Cause Breast Cancer?

In 2011, there were more than 85 million CT scans performed in American hospitals. In 2010, one in every 10 Americans underwent the procedure. Developed in the 1970’s, the CT scan was hailed at the time as one of the… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Hospitals & Surgery, Medicine
4 Ways to Lower Stress and Prevent Breast Cancer

4 Ways to Lower Stress and Prevent Breast Cancer

Everybody knows that stress leads to disease, but rarely do we talk about the happy “flip side” of this— learning how to calm stress responses kicks in the “relaxation response” that leads to health, more energy and less risk of… 0 Shares | | Posted in Fitness Nutrition, Health, Herbal Medicine, Medicine, Mental Health, Nutritional Medicine, Yoga
5 Natural Remedies For The Worst Symptoms Of Menopause

5 Natural Remedies For The Worst Symptoms Of Menopause

All wоmеn аrе dіffеrеnt and аѕ a rеѕult, may display mеnораuѕаl symptoms over a relatively ѕhоrt tіmе ѕраn, or fоr ten years оr mоrе. Aѕ a general rulе оf thumb, ѕоmе have suggested that a woman’s mоthеr саn bе a… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Herbal Medicine, Medicine
Peppermint and Ginger Are Wonderful Healing Herbs For Self-Care

Peppermint and Ginger Are Wonderful Healing Herbs For Self-Care

Peppermint and ginger are two of my favorite healing herbs. I discovered peppermint when I was 10 years old and I have used it all my life for treating all my ailments, especially indigestion. I discovered ginger 20 years ago… 0 Shares | | Posted in Herbal Medicine
Could a study published in 1911 hold the key to the successful treatment of cancer?

Could a study published in 1911 hold the key to the successful treatment of cancer?

Cancer has been successfully treated with enzymes for many decades. Enzyme therapy is not new. In fact, it dates back to at least the 1700’s when Jean Senebier discovered that gastric juices could be applied to wounds to prevent infections… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Health, Holistic Medicine, Medicine, Nutritional Medicine
Staghorn Sumac – It Is Not Poison, It Is Therapeutic

Staghorn Sumac – It Is Not Poison, It Is Therapeutic

Perhaps you have heard of poison sumac, but you likely have not heard of the Red Sumac Berry (particularly Staghorn Sumac). These red berries grow all over my home state of Pennsylvania but could be found all over the world.… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Health, Herbal Medicine, Holistic Medicine, Medicine, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine, Recipes
Epigenetics and Breast Cancer: How YOU Can Influence Your Cancer Risk 

Epigenetics and Breast Cancer: How YOU Can Influence Your Cancer Risk 

The term “epigenetics” is a buzzword these days in health circles. This is a good thing since the term calls into question the age-old conventional that “your DNA is your destiny.” But what exactly is epigenetics and, more importantly, how… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Environment, Fluoride, Food, GMOs, Health, Holistic Medicine, Medicine, Mental Health, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine
Do You Have All the Facts About Oral Contraceptive and Breast Cancer?

Do You Have All the Facts About Oral Contraceptive and Breast Cancer?

Oral contraception is one of the most widely used form of birth control worldwide. In fact, an article published a little over 20 years ago in the popular magazine The Economist called the pill one of the inventions “that defined… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Environment, Health, Medicine, Pharmaceuticals
Surviving Cancer 16 years later–everything new is well forgotten old

Surviving Cancer 16 years later–everything new is well forgotten old

My husband is a sixteen-year cancer survivor. When he was diagnosed in 2001 there were no books, no seminars and very few options for Acinic cell cancer. The treatment proposed was very disfiguring with probable facial nerve damage; and the… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Food, Health, Health, Holistic Medicine, Lifestyle, Medicine, News, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine, Personal Care, Science, Videos
9 Natural Remedies For Diarrhea

9 Natural Remedies For Diarrhea

There are numerous health conditions, but few can be as embarrassing as diarrhea. Can you imagine being forced to go to work or school while suffering from this problem? There is a possibility that you’ll have a terrible accident and… 0 Shares | | Posted in Holistic Medicine