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50% of people in England on prescription drugs: Report

December 31st, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/12/31/392550/half-of-britons-on-prescription-drugs/

Official figures released by the UK’s Department of Health show that nearly half of the population in England are regularly taking prescription drugs to deal with a range of mental and physical illnesses. Cholesterol-lowering statins and anti-depressants drugs most often used.

The secret GMO war: double agents, betrayal, greed?

December 26th, 2014
Categories: News, Health

Link: http://jonrappoport.wordpress.com/2014/12/26/the-secret-gmo-war-double-agents-betrayal-greed/

We need to understand the distinction between two kinds of labeling. Voluntary labeling=“I own this health-food store, and I’m doing my best to sell you non-GMO products. All such products will carry a seal that says ‘Non-GMO’.”

Organic food sales skyrocket across Australia, while GMOs lose traction

December 25th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: https://www.intellihub.com/organic-food-sales-skyrocket-across-australia-gmos-lose-traction/

Australia’s organic sales over 15 percent each year. Organic industry one of the fastest growing industries in Australia. Australia’s organic exports DOUBLED between 2012 and 2014. Australia home to largest number of certified organically farmed hectares in the world, with 22.69 million hectares.

Monsanto/Bayer's GM Plants Contaminate Europe Despite Ban

December 25th, 2014
Categories: News, Nature, Environment, World, Health

Link: http://www.greenmedinfo.com/blog/breaking-monsantobayers-gm-plants-contaminate-europe-despite-ban-1

Despite a cultivation and seed import ban of genetically modified (GM) oilseed rape in Switzerland, Monsanto and Bayer's GM plants have been introduced into the environment there, confirming fears that once the GM genie has been let out of the bottle it can not be put back.

3 Big Reasons Why You Actually Need Butter in Your Diet

December 23rd, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/3-big-reasons-actually-need-butter-diet/

Butter and other high fat dairy foods contain many anti-cancer factors; rich in nutrients that protect the heart. These include vitamin A. Eating fat does not make you fat.

110-Year-Old Man Says These 5 Foods are Essential for Longevity - Video

December 23rd, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/110-year-old-man-says-5-foods-essential-longevity/

Garlic, Honey, Cinnamon, Chocolate, Olive oil. Exercise both physically and mentally. Consume a diet high in fruits and vegetables, vitamin E, and contain plenty of fiber and antioxidants. Drink Herbal Tea.

Florida City Mandates Non-GMO Vending Machines

December 20th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/florida-city-mandates-non-gmo-vending-machines/

Mayor of Hollywood, Florida mandating that all city-owned vending machines offer non-GMO, healthier snack choices. This decision made by Mayor Peter Bober will positively affect all 45 city vending machines and thousands of people who work in government offices every day.

Obama Increases Allowable Levels of Radiation in Drinking Water ‘Dramatically’

December 19th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/obama-increases-allowable-levels-radiation-drinking-water-dramatically/

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued radiation guides called Protective Action Guides or PAGs which allows more radiation than any American has ever been exposed to.

City Goes Fluoride-Free for Christmas

December 17th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/city-goes-fluoride-free-christmas/

As of December 31, the City of Prince George, British Columbia, Canada will be fluoride-free for the first time since October 4, 1954. A vote to end fluoridation took place in November of this year,unanimously accepted by the new Mayor and Council

Gut Wrenching News: GMOs Causing Deadly Bacteria to Flourish in Digestive System -

December 4th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/gut-wrenching-news-study-finds-gmos-cause-deadly-bacteria-flourish-digestive-system/

GM foods tainted with Roundup, are causing widespread changes in the microbiome of those who consume them. If the delicate balance of our gut bacteria is altered, we can only expect disease.Glyphosate interferes with the microbial communities that form the basis for our digestive health.

4 Huge Reasons Why Soy Should be Avoided

December 2nd, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/4-reasons-soy-avoided-damage-health/

1. Phytates from Soy Rob the Body of Essential Minerals. 2. Enzyme Inhibitors in Soy Cause Digestive Distress. 3. Soybeans can Block Production of Thyroid Hormone. Soybeans may actually rob the body of nutrients, destroy thyroid function.

‘Fair healthcare’: Hundreds protest medical reform in Moscow (VIDEO)

December 1st, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rt.com/politics/210183-doctors-protest-reform-moscow/

Doctors, medical staff and supporters demonstrated in Moscow to say ‘no’ to healthcare reform, downsizing, will close 24 city hospitals, thousands of staff laid off; carried banners saying: "Save money on war, not on doctors," "No to reduction in medical facilities." Demanded a raise and called for officials responsible for the reform to be fired. Officials: cut expenses, focus better on preventative care.

Fracking toxins may be as dangerous as tobacco, asbestos & thalidomide – UK chief scientist

November 28th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rt.com/uk/209827-fracking-chemical-toxic-report/

The effects of fracking could be as dangerous as asbestos, thalidomide, or tobacco toxins, the UK’s leading scientist has warned, claiming the government has adopted the process without considering the side effects.

Studies Find This Spice Effectively Halts Asthma, Bronchitis

November 28th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/curcumin-improves-bronchial-asthma-symptoms/

An extract of the spice turmeric, curcumin has been found to help patients with bronchial asthma and other related issues. Curcumin, the yellow pigment that gives turmeric its golden color, has varied pharmacological activities, widely recognized for its ability to inhibit inflammation.

Halt Diabetes with These 8 Natural Foods

November 26th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/8-natural-best-foods-for-diabetics/

A report from Walter Willett M.D.; Harvard School of Public Health 81% of Type 2 diabetes cases could be prevented through improvements in lifestyle and diet. 1. Apples, 2. Berries, 3. Salmon and Other Fatty Fish, 4. Cinnamon, 5. Ginger, 6. Apple Cider Vinegar, 7. Berberine, 8. Chocolate.

Mega-Corp Using GMO Ingredients Forced to Drop “100% Natural” Labels

November 25th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/general_mills-gmo-ingredients-forced-drop-100-natural-labels/

Mega-corporation General Mills forced to remove the label “100% Natural” from more than 20 of its products, including its Nature Valley snack bars and crispy squares.

Chilean moms growing support for medical marijuana

November 24th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014951732

Despite the risk of jail time, about 100 parents formed a group, Mama Cultiva or "Mama Grows," to share knowledge about cultivating marijuana to extract cannabis oil for their seizure-stricken children.

PHD Calls out Mainstream Media for ‘GMO Propaganda’

November 22nd, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/new-yorker-sells-biotech/

New Yorker misrepresents how GMO crops are created, fails to mention any of the risks of genetically engineered crops. FDA admitted “unexpected” changes can occur as result of utilizing techniques which biotech likes to rely upon.

People pot power: Aussie state gives go-ahead to medicinal cannabis trial

November 21st, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rt.com/news/207663-australia-nsw-medical-marijuana/

An Australian state will conduct clinical trial of medical marijuana after thousands supported a pro-pot campaign. New South Wales may grow the plant on its own and include child patients into the scheme, the state premier told a cannabis conference.

Russian Prime Minister Calls for Complete Ban of GMO Food, Wants Organic Production

November 20th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://russia-insider.com/en/politics_business_society/2014/11/20/07-05-51pm/russia_completely_bans_gmos

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev: Russia will no longer import GMO products,the nation has enough space, and resources to produce organic food.
If the Americans like to eat GMO products, let them eat it then. We don’t need to do that; we have enough space and opportunities to produce organic food.”

GMO-Loaded Food Corp Targets Natural Foods for Being ‘Unfair Competition’

November 18th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/big-mayo-co-unilever-sues-vegan-mayonnaise-maker-market-share/

Unilever products: Hellmann’s mayonnaise Suave, Klondike, TRESemmé. Donating thousands to stop GMO labeling, file a lawsuit against vegan mayonnaise company, claim “false advertising, unfair competition.” Just Mayo “stealing market share from Hellmann’s.”Wants to “remove all jars from shelves, pay Unilever three times damages, and attorney’s fees.” Call their mayo something else, defines mayonnaise including “egg-yolk.

US Has More Sanctions Against Russia Than Against Ebola

November 17th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rinf.com/alt-news/featured/us-sanctions-russia-ebola/

Harder for a critic of the US government, especially if the critic is Muslim, to enter the US than for a person infected with ebola. there are a number of Russians who cannot enter the US because of unilaterally imposed US sanctions, no sanctions against ebola.

Big Pharma Sells Ineffective, Potentially Deadly Anti-cancer Drugs

November 17th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rinf.com/alt-news/sicence-technology/big-pharma-sells-ineffective-potentially-deadly-anti-cancer-drugs/

Biotech expert C. Glenn Begley, the former Vice-President and Global Head of Hematology and Oncology Research at Amgen stated that a series of tests conducted under his supervision proved that out of 53 anti-cancer drugs that had been developed by “respected laboratories,” a total of 47 showed no noticeable improvements in patients’ health conditions (which amounts to 88%).

Study: Olive Leaf Extract as Effective as Typical Diabetes Drugs

November 17th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/olive-leaf-natural-solution-diabetes/

Researchers from the University of Auckland have discovered that olive leaf extract has the ability to decrease insulin resistance and increase the production of insulin by the pancreas. This is one of the main problems that most diabetes patients suffer from – the lack of proper insulin balance in the body.

Even McDonald’s Rejects New GMO Potato in French Fries

November 17th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/even-mcdonalds-rejects-new-gmo-potato-french-fries/

USDA recently approved the first genetically modified potato for planting in the US. McDonald’s restaurants has announced that it would not be sourcing these GMO potatoes. McDonald’s reportedly buying 3.4 billion pounds of potatoes annually in the United States.

Robot doctor: Handheld device diagnoses 100s of conditions from single blood drop

November 16th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rt.com/news/206039-rhealth-diagnostic-blood-nasa/

US scientists have created a home device that replicates hundreds of complex and expensive lab tests by analyzing just one drop of blood. The constant monitoring offered by the device – which needs little training to use – could save millions of lives.

Are These Hair Care Products Worth Getting Cancer For?

November 16th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/trip-hair-salon-die/

Long-term exposure to many Toxic Chemicals in products routinely used in salons can result in an array of negative health conditions. Numerous salon products contain ingredients associated with asthma, dermatitis, neurological symptoms and even cancer. Salon workers absorb these chemicals through their skin and breathe them in as fumes.

Ebola Outbreak Caused By New Strain Never Before Seen -

November 16th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/ebola-outbreak-caused-new-strain-never-seen/

Ebola virologist Gary Kobinger: “the current Ebola strain appears to be far worse than any previous strain” could more easily be spread through aerosols than those previously identified, ”Maybe this is a different virus.”

Cannabis combined with radiotherapy can make brain cancer ‘disappear,’ study claims

November 15th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rt.com/news/205907-cannabis-brain-cancer-disappear/

Two cannabis components can have significant effect on size of cancerous tumors in the brain, especially when combined with radiotherapy; St Georges, University of London. The study says growths can virtually “disappear.” 85 cannabinoids in the cannabis plant, the two that had a positive effect were tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD.

The government just spend $10 million on a new video game, but that’s not the worst part

November 14th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://refreshingnews99.blogspot.in/2014/11/the-government-just-spend-10-million-on.html

In another attempt steer our kids away from unhealthy food, the feds spent a whopping $10 million on a video game about a “nightmare city” where people eat nothing but junk food. The object of the video game is to escape the “fat town.

Blood-sucking ‘kissing bug’ sees 300k Americans infected with deadly disease - Video

November 14th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rt.com/usa/204167-chagas-kissing-bug-silent-killer/

The United States is being infected by Chagas, a deadly disease spread by the feces of a parasite nicknamed the 'kissing bug'. It bites sleeping victims, ingests the blood and defecates on them; patients then unknowingly rub the feces into open membranes. It is endemic to Mexico, Central America, and South America.

New Study: Monsanto’s #1 Herbicide Directly Linked to Chronic Disease Spike

November 13th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rinf.com/alt-news/health/new-study-monsantos-1-herbicide-directly-linked-chronic-disease-spike/

A new correlation study published in the Journal of Organic Systems has linked glyphosate, the primary ingredient in Monsanto’s best-selling herbicide, Roundup, to an enormous increase in chronic diseases across the United States.

Fatty Acid DHA Found to Decrease 90% of Brain Cell Death & Inflammation

November 10th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/dha-found-decrease-90-brain-cell-death-inflammation/

Researchers at Loyola University Chicago found a surprising health benefit; a natural solution for preventing brain inflammation and cell death that cause dementia, other neurological diseases including Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. A fatty acid known as DHA, an omega-3 fatty acid. DHA found in fish oil.

Splenda Isn’t So Splendid: The Toxic Rumsfeld-Monsanto Link

November 9th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/splenda-isnt-splendid-rumsfeld-monsanto-link/

negative health impacts Splenda can have on people: alter the healthy micro-flora of the gut making it more difficult for your immune system to work as it should while fueling gastro-intestinal diseases, may alter genes, causes obesity, shrinks the thymus gland by up to 40%.

U.S.D.A. Approves Modified Potato. Next Up: French Fry Fans

November 8th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/U.S.D.A._Approves_Modified_Potato._Next_Up%3A_French_Fry_Fans/39035/0/38/38/Y/M.html

Department of Agriculture: A potato genetically engineered to reduce amounts of potentially harmful ingredient in fries and potato chips approved for commercial planting. The potato’s DNA altered so less of a chemical called acrylamide suspected of causing cancer in people, is produced when potato is fried.

The Bizarre Ingredient Found in Many Fast Food Items

November 6th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/fast-food-cheap-wood-pulp-burgers/

surreptitious addition to fast food burgers for several years now, and it seems to be on the rise. Oh, and it isn’t just in your burger. It is also being added to fries, shakes, sauces, onion rings, and just about every other item served at a fast food chain.

There is no Ebola vaccine 'because the virus previously only affected poor African nations', WHO chief says

November 4th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2819977/There-no-Ebola-vaccine-virus-previously-affected-poor-African-nations-chief-says.html

Dr Margaret Chan, director general of WHO said there is no Ebola vaccine because it had only affected poor African nations, criticised drugs companies for turning their backs on markets that cannot pay, highlighted an 'urgent need' to strengthen African healthcare systems.

Anti-quarantine nurse Hickox was trained as intelligence officer by the CDC

November 3rd, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/Anti-quarantine_nurse_Hickox_was_trained_as_intelligence_officer_by_the_CDC/38934/0/38/38/Y/M.html

Nurse Kaci Hickox, who has made headlines over the last few days by refusing to quarantine herself after returning from the Ebola front lines in Africa, turns out to have been trained as an "intelligence officer" under a two-year CDC program modeled after the U.S. military.

Plastics Chemical Linked to Changes in Baby Boys' Genitals

November 3rd, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/Plastics_Chemical_Linked_to_Changes_in_Baby_Boys%27_Genitals/38931/0/38/38/Y/M.html

Boys exposed in the womb to high levels of a chemical found in vinyl products are born with slightly altered genital development, according to research published last week. The study of nearly 200 Swedish babies is the first to link the chemical di-isononyl phthalate (DiNP) to changes in the development of the human male reproductive tract.

Kellogg’s Cereals: Double Dose of GMO Pesticides & Antibiotics

November 3rd, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/kelloggs-cereals-double-dose-gmo-pesticides-antibiotics/

Kellogg’s claims that, even though they don’t use genetically engineered ingredients in Europe, in the U.S., “consumer concerns about the usage of biotech ingredients in food production are low.”

Poison my daughter? No, I was trying to CURE her: Mother jailed for child cruelty after rejecting NHS care to seek treatment at foreign clinic for teenager's hormone therapy

November 2nd, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2817084/Poison-daughter-No-trying-CURE-Mother-jailed-child-cruelty-rejecting-NHS-care-seek-treatment-foreign-clinic-teenager-s-hormone-therapy.html

Mary Kidson took seriously ill daughter to a world-renowned Belgian doctor When she returned to the UK, she found herself imprisoned and prosecuted. Last week the case against her at Worcester Crown Court collapsed For the first time she has now spoke of her fury that charges were brought against her.

Ebola outbreak: Virus 'spreading quickly' in Sierra Leone

November 2nd, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/africa/ebola-outbreak-virus-spreading-quickly-in-sierra-leone-9834291.html

African Governance Initiative (AGI) has said the number of Ebola cases in Sierra Leone is rising "frighteningly quickly," up to 9 times faster than it was just two months ago. Sierra Leone's rural areas are worst affected by the virus.

Compound in this Herb Beats Cancer, FDA Fast Tracks its Use for Big Pharma Meds

November 1st, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/feverfew-parthenolide-cancer-chemo-patent/

Feverfew (tanacetum parthenium), also known as wild chamomile, is no small herb. Its properties are so powerful it has been shown to outperform anti-leukemia chemo drugs. The active ingredient in feverfew, which is responsible for much of its healing power, is known as Parthenolide.

Spanish woman cured of Ebola moves to normal room

November 1st, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014934373

A Spanish nursing assistant who recovered from an Ebola virus infection has left the isolation unit where she was being monitored and moved to a normal room, a hospital statement said Saturday.

Canada won't issue visas to residents of countries with widespread Ebola

November 1st, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014933611

Canada is following in Australia's footsteps and has suspended, effectively immediately, the issuance of visas to residents of the West African countries battling Ebola.

GMO Cholera Bacteria to Be Released in Australia, Canada, U.S.

October 30th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/gmo-cholera-bacteria-released-australia-canada-us/

The Australian Government Department of Health, Office of the Gene Technology Regulator, has received an application for a license from PaxVax to release their modified cholera bacteria on the population via vaccines

‘I will go to court to attain my freedom’ – Maine nurse rejects quarantine over Ebola

October 29th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rt.com/usa/200631-ebola-nurse-quarantine-maine/

The American nurse who is being quarantined against her will after returning from a mission in West Africa says she may sue officials in the state of Maine if they refuse to lift the restrictions they’ve imposed.

Big Pharma seeks legal immunity for damages from experimental Ebola vaccines

October 29th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.naturalnews.com/047441_Ebola_vaccines_legal_immunity_Big_Pharma.html

Drug manufacturers that stand to profit immensely from the sale of Ebola vaccines say they require full legal immunity from any potential lawsuits that might arise when people are harmed by various adverse effects from these "emergency" drugs

Australia shuts door to Ebola-hit countries

October 29th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2014/10/29/ebol-o29.html

Australia first Western country to impose a total entry ban on people from Ebola-stricken West African countries. Medical experts, UN agencies and African government leaders denounced the move as discriminatory and damaging for international efforts to combat the catastrophe.

Studies Find Chinese Herb Doubles Survival Rate of Cancer Patients Undergoing Radiation

October 29th, 2014
Categories: Health

Chinese studies which conclude that astragalus has been used to treat cancer for thousands of years successfully. It contains antibacterial and anti-inflammatory phytonutrients, high levels of antioxidants, ability to boost a weakened immune system, boost heart health, liver functioning, and reduce diabetes.

Monsanto’s GMO Soy Found in Baby Formula in Portland, Oregon

October 29th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/monsantos-gmo-soy-found-portland-oregon-baby-formula/

Center for Food Safety (CFS) has announced that genetic testing has confirmed the presence of soy that was genetically engineered by Monsanto for heavy pesticide exposure in infant formula now being sold in Portland, Oregon

America Protects Animals Better Than Humans

October 26th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Health

Link: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2014/10/26/america-protects-animals-better-humans/

Dear Friends, whether this is a real letter to the editor or a parody, I do not know, but it makes the point. In the backward third world collapsing state known as “the world’s only superpower,” even fewer protections exist for the population against ebola than are operative in Africa. No government anywhere is as incompetent as the one in Washington, D.C. The doctor returned from West Africa where he had been treating ebola patients to New York City with the disease undetected until he had had contact with many.

Patient in New York City Tests Positive for Ebola

October 23rd, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014926164

Doctor in New York City recently returned from treating Ebola patients in Guinea tested positive for Ebola Thursday, city’s first diagnosed case. Officials expected the disease to arrive in New York eventually, preparing for months; highlighted challenges of containment of the virus in a crowded metropolis.

World’s Largest Ever GMO Safety Study Set for London Launch

October 22nd, 2014
Categories: News, World, Health

Link: http://sustainablepulse.com/2014/10/22/worlds-largest-ever-international-gmo-safety-study-set-london-launch/#.VFGrdlcsGP4

According to the Media Advisory; “the $ 25 million ‘Factor GMO’ study will investigate the health effects of a genetically modified (GMO) crop that has been in our food and animal feed supplies for many years. It will answer the question: Is this GMO food and associated pesticide safe for human health?

Insurance Companies Have Started Writing 'Ebola Exclusions' Into Policies

October 22nd, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.businessinsider.com/insurance-now-has-ebola-exclusions-2014-10#ixzz3GyEnT4aG

As fear of Ebola infections spreads to developed economies, U.S. and British insurance companies have begun writing Ebola exclusions into standard policies to cover hospitals, event organizers and other businesses vulnerable to local disruptions.

Most Vaccines Contain Cancer-Causing Ingredients, But What More…?

October 22nd, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/vaccines-contain-carcinogens/

Forced Ebola vaccinations are just around the corner due to fear of Ebola spreading through the U.S., but do we really want to trust an industry which already puts carcinogenic adjuvants into the vaccines used to “treat” measles, mumps, polio, rubella, cervical cancer, and more?

Ebola: Statement from the Nurses at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital

October 21st, 2014
Categories: News, World, Health

Link: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2014/10/21/ebola-statement-nurses-texas-health-presbyterian-hospital/

From the nurses description of the lack of any ebola protocols among the staff and the absence of isolation and protective suiting, it will be a miracle if large numbers of people were not infected. If you think you can have any confidence in health authorities, disabuse yourself of the idea by reading the nurses’ statement:

Sugary soft drinks linked to accelerated DNA ageing – study

October 21st, 2014
Categories: Health

Consumption of sugary soda drinks such as cola and lemonade may be linked to accelerated DNA ageing, say researchers who have studied the impact of the drinks in more than 5,000 people.

Rwanda is now screening anyone coming from the United States for Ebola.

October 21st, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/10025694445

The East African nation of Rwanda is requiring all visitors from the United States and Spain to self-monitor, fill out an extensive questionnaire and report their medical condition for the first 21 days of their visits because of the Ebola cases that have surfaced in the two Western countries.

Rubber ducks can kill your sex drive, research finds

October 21st, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/Rubber_ducks_can_kill_your_sex_drive%2C_research_finds/38712/0/38/38/Y/M.html

Rubber ducks, shower curtains and fast food could be preventing women becoming mothers because they contain chemicals which damage sex drive. Women with highest concentrations of "phthalates" in their bodies more likely to suffer low libido, researchers found. Phthalates used in plastics, disrupt hormones.

101st Airborne Won’t Get Full Protective Hazmat Suits for Ebola Mission in West Africa

October 19th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2014/10/101st-airborne-wont-get-full-protective-hazmat-suits-for-ebola-mission-in-west-africa/?PageSpeed=noscript

“They don’t need the whole suit – as such – because they’re not going to be in contact with any of the people,” the commander of U.S. troops in Africa said.

Monsanto Invests $1.5 Million Into Tekmira, The Company Making The Ebola Virus Vaccine - Video!

October 19th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://investmentwatchblog.com/monsanto-invests-1-5-million-into-tekmira-the-company-making-the-ebola-virus-vaccine/

Would it be wise to have Monsanto handle the production of the cure for the new scare virus, Ebola? For those who said no, unfortunate news is on your way. Monsanto has now invested $1.5 million into Tekmira, the company in charge of making a cure or vaccine for the Ebola virus.

Rat City! NY vermin carry 18 new viruses - scientists

October 19th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rt.com/usa/197268-rat-ny-viruses-pathogens/

A new study has found that New York City’s rats are hosts to at least 18 new viruses, never before encountered and unknown to science. There is a risk of a “a public health nightmare.”Two pathogens are similar to one that causes Hepatitis C.

Procter & Gamble, Largest Personal Care Company, Won’t Remove Cancer-Causing Ingredients from Products

October 19th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/proctor-gamble-remove-carcinogenic-ingredients-products/

P&G brands such as Tide, Pantene, Herbal Essence, and CoverGirl are packed with carcinogens and sold to customers without a warning on the label,asked repeatedly by consumer activist groups to remove these toxins from its products.

US can detect Ebola virus in seconds: Report

October 18th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/10/18/382670/us-can-detect-ebola-virus-in-seconds/

United States has minimally invasive test that can detect the Ebola virus to a few seconds.
American researchers working at the Department of Energy have developed the test in a laboratory in Knoxville, Tennessee and now they are attempting to find a partner to commercialize the know-how,

Russian government orders extra airport facilities to prevent Ebola

October 18th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://wakeupfromyourslumber.com/russian-governmentt-orders-extra-airport-facilities-to-prevent-ebola/

Airports in Russia will be equipped with extra facilities to prevent Ebola virus from spreading, Russian airports will soon receive special equipmen to prevent spread of the virus in the country; government’s press service. Over a thousand African students already under special medical control.

Mutant Ebola warning: Leading U.S. scientist warns deadly virus is already changing to become more contagious

October 18th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2798086/mutant-ebola-warning-leading-u-s-scientist-warns-deadly-virus-changing-contagious.html

U.S. scientist Peter Jahrling of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease: new strain of Ebola may burn 'hotter and quicker' This would mean that the disease would spread more easil, believes current Ebola outbreak may be caused by an infection that spreads more easily than it did before.

Busted: Popular “Non-GMO” Tortilla Chips Found to Contain 75% GMOs

October 18th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/busted-xochitl-tortilla-chips-branded-non-gmo-found-contain-75-gmos-consumer-reports/

Despite the non-GMO claims by Xochitl (pronounced “so-cheel”) and their Totopos de Maiz original corn chips, the Consumer Reports investigation found that the non-organic (supposedly non-GMO) varieties of the chips contain over 75% GMO corn, after testing 6 different packages.

Deadly Ebola epidemic in Senegal ends: WHO - Video

October 17th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/10/17/382635/ebola-outbreak-in-senegal-ends/

UN health agency hailed Senegal’s response to Ebola which “included identifying and monitoring 74 close contacts of the patient, prompt testing of all suspected cases, stepped-up surveillance at the country's many entry points and nationwide public awareness campaigns."

Mexico fails to grant access to cruise ship carrying Texas health worker

October 17th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2014/10/17/cruise-ship-carrying-texas-ebola-nurse-refused-entry-in-belize/

The cruise ship carrying a Texas health-care worker who “may have” handled lab specimens from Dallas Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan is headed back to the United States after Mexican authorities failed to grant permission for the ship to dock off the coast of Cozumel, according to a Carnival spokeswoman.

Texas Restricts Movements of Hospital Workers Who Treated Ebola Victim

October 17th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014921361

No restaurants, grocery stores, movie theaters or other places where members of the public congregate. No travel by airplane, ship, long-distance bus, train, restrictions dozens of health care workers who treated Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan asked to follow for 21-day incubation period of the virus.

Republicans ramp up pressure for travel ban on citizens of nations affected by Ebola

October 16th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014920142

Republicans increased their calls for restrictions on travel to the U.S. from West Africa. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio,;“a temporary ban on travel to the United States from countries afflicted with the virus is something that the president should absolutely consider."

Dallas Hospital Staff Had No Ebola Training, Official Says

October 16th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014920177

Health care workers in Dallas hospital that treated a patient who died from Ebola and treated two nurses who contracted the disease never received in-person training on how to treat Ebola patients and avoid spreading the contagious disease, a top hospital official said at Congressional hearing today.

Africa Largely Stems Ebola Via Border Closings, Monitoring And Luck

October 16th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014920227

Health officials battling the Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 4,500 people in West Africa have managed to limit its spread on the continent to five countries, two of them appear to have snuffed out the disease. Officials credit tighter border controls, patient-tracking, other medical practices, and luck.

Ebola epidemic may not end without developing vaccine, scientist warns

October 16th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/oct/16/ebola-vaccine-peter-piot-west-africa-epidemic

The Ebola epidemic, which is out of control in three countries and directly threatening 15 others, may not end until the world has a vaccine against the disease, according to one of the scientists who discovered the virus.

Jamaica bans travelers from Ebola-hit nations

October 16th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014920734

Jamaica has ordered an immediate ban on people who have traveled through the Ebola-affected countries of Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone, joining a growing number of states to impose such restrictions. The ministry of national security said the ban covered persons traveling from or through" those West African countries, where 4,500 people have died of the disease.

bola crisis: US says Cuban medical support 'welcome'

October 16th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014920749

Cuba is a "welcome" addition to the fight against Ebola, a senior US official has said. A state department spokesman said the Cuban government was doing more than many others to contain the disease. "We welcome their support." The US has maintained an embargo on Cuba for more than five decades.

Ebola in America

October 16th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2014/10/16/pers-o16.html

Every new development in the Ebola outbreak in the United States further exposes the incompetent, indifferent and irresponsible character of the official US response to what the World Health Organization has called “unquestionably the most severe acute public health emergency in modern times.”

A Future Ebola Solution? Scientists Discover First ‘Virological Penicillin’ in Chinese Herb

October 16th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/ebola-scientists-discover-first-virological-penicillin-honeysuckle/

Researchers from China have discovered what they call the first ‘virological penicillin,’ which may prove to be the next ‘antibiotic for viruses.’ Even better news, it comes in the form of a natural, ancient Chinese herb.

Ebola Goes Global: Air France Quarantine 183 After 4 Cases in Madrid, Moscow Monitors 2 Students

October 16th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://21stcenturywire.com/2014/10/16/ebola-goes-global-air-france-quarantines-183-after-4-cases-in-madrid-moscow-monitors-2-students/

Air France quarantined a passenger airliner and 183 passengers at Madrid’s Barajas Airport, after 4 suspected cases there, including 1 passenger a Spanish missionary who returned from Liberia, was in contact with Ebola patients; rushed to Madrid’s Carlos III Hospital. Moscow, health officials monitoring 2 African students suspected of exhibiting Ebola symptoms

St Lucia, Colombia bar visitors from Ebola nations

October 15th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/C/CB_ST_LUCIA_EBOLA_TRAVEL_BAN?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2014-10-15-16-40-51

Caribbean island of St. Lucia issued to immediately bar entry to travelers coming from three West African nations overwhelmed with Ebola epidemics. Colombian government announced it would not allow in anyone who has traveled to five African nations within the preceding four weeks.

Breaking: Ebola Infects Second US Nurse In Dallas - Video

October 15th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/breaking-ebola-infects-second-us-nurse-dallas/

A second nurse within the United States has been tested positive for the ebola virus at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, despite stringent hospital precautions. The news comes as medical experts continue to debate the possibility of the virus’ mutation and the ease of its transmission.

5 things about Ebola you should know

October 15th, 2014
Categories: Health

UN's health watchdog, WHO ; there are 60 days left to contain the Ebola outbreak, 1. It has been here for decades. 2. There is no cure , 3. No adequate response, 4. The West is not prepared. 5. Epidemic cost: Tens of billions of dollars.

NIH: ‘Vaccinate the Whole Country’ with Experimental Ebola Vaccine

October 15th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/nih-united-states-experimental-ebola-vaccine/

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the U.S. National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the National Institutes of Health, wants to vaccinate the whole country with an experimental Ebola vaccine. GlaxoSmithKline working to create an experimental, fast-tracked Ebola vaccine.

Monsanto Losing Hundreds of Millions, Investors Pulling Out: End of GMO Giant to Come

October 15th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://naturalsociety.com/monsanto-losing-money-investors-leaving-end-gmo-giant/

Increasingly large number of individuals will not stand for genetic manipulation of food. Hungary burning hundreds of acres of their GMO corn. Whole Foods to label all GMOs by 2018, other top grocery chains labeling and abandoning GMO-containing products.

World Health Organization says Ebola cases could reach 10,000 per week

October 15th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2014/10/15/ebol-o15.html

The number of new Ebola cases in Africa could grow as high as 10,000 per week, ten times higher than earlier estimates, according to projections the World Health Organization (WHO) reported Tuesday.

Ebola outbreak to get ‘a lot worse’ – UK Health Secretary

October 13th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rt.com/uk/195444-ebola-jeremy-hunt-nhs/

UK Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt warned the UK should prepare for Ebola to get “a lot worse,” called Ebola a “global public health emergency”while London Mayor Boris Johnson said there is “little doubt” a case of Ebola will be found in the UK, most likely in London.

70-90% efficiency: Russia to send Ebola vaccine to W. Africa in 2 months

October 13th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rt.com/news/195536-ebola-russia-vaccine-send/

In two months, Russia plans to send new experimental vaccine against Ebola to Africa. The efficiency of the drug, which is to be tested on the ground, is 70-90 percent. Russia’ Virology Institute preparing a whole group of genetically engineered drugs which can work both for disease treatment and prevention.

Sales of gas masks, bio-hazard suits and foil blankets soar as 'survivalists' prepare for Ebola epidemic - and warn others to store water

October 13th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2789194/stock-drinking-water-don-t-answer-door-neighbours-ebola-outbreak-advice-issued-families-sales-home-infection-control-kits-soar.html

Survivalists warned families would not cope if epidemic happened now Families 'mus prepare for worst in advance. Experts advise avoiding all human contact, stocking up on supplies. Worst case scenario: flee to uncontaminated area.

Ebola vaccine produced at two laboratories in Russia

October 13th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://en.itar-tass.com/russia/754070

Scientists in a Moscow region town andSiberian city of Novosibirsk have produced a vaccine against Ebola. Hopes in the fight against Ebola also lay in Triazaverine, a medicine developed by scientists at the Urals branch of the Academy of Sciences.

Political issues in the Ebola crisis

October 13th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2014/10/13/pers-o13.html

Ebola was a disease of remote rural areas that had killed only 1,500 people in 20 previous outbreaks over 40 years. The revolution in transportation means what happens in West Africa today can affect Dallas, Boston, Madrid and Rio de Janeiro tomorrow.

Global panic only just beginning: suspect cases popping up all over the globe

October 12th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://theextinctionprotocol.wordpress.com/2014/10/11/global-panic-only-just-beginning-suspect-cases-popping-up-all-over-the-globe/

Fears are growing Ebola virus has hit a new continent, missionary in Brazil undergoes tests for the infection. A person in Quebec with symptoms of the Ebola virus is being treated. Czech Republic registers its first case of suspected Ebola, who returned from Liberia 22 days ago.

Russia Ready to Introduce New Ebola Vaccines in Six Months: Russian Health Minister

October 12th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://en.ria.ru/russia/20141011/193961655/Russia-Ready-to-Introduce-New-Ebola-Vaccines-in-6-Months-Russian.html

Russian virologists are planning to introduce vaccines to fight Ebola within the next six months, the country's Health Minister Veronika Skvortsova stated Saturday. Russia has begun the creation of special drugs that will also be used for the prevention and treatment of Ebola.

Texas health care worker tests positive for Ebola

October 12th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014915930

A health care worker at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital has tested positive for Ebola. The employee helped care for Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States.

US starts Ebola screening at JFK airport - Video

October 11th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.presstv.com/detail/2014/10/11/381844/us-starts-ebola-screening-at-jfk-airport/

US started conducing screening of West African passengers at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport Saturday to halt the spread of Ebola, carried out by teams armed with thermal guns , also ask travelers to fill out relevant questionnaires. Five US airports screening passengers from West Africa.

Cuba leads fight against Ebola in Africa as west frets about border security

October 11th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/oct/12/cuba-leads-fights-against-ebola-africa

Single biggest medical force on the Ebola frontline has been Cuba. 165 Cuban health workers arrived in Sierra Leone last week, the first batch of a total of 461. Western governments more focused on stopping the epidemic at their borders than actually stemming it in west Africa.

Brazil Hospitalizes First Patient with Ebola-Like Symptoms

October 10th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://en.ria.ru/society/20141010/193888042/Brazil-Hospitalizes-First-Patient-with-Ebola-Like-Symptoms.html

The first suspected case of Ebola has been reported in Brazil where a man from Guinea, one of the affected West African countries, was hospitalized overnight with symptoms consistent with the lethal Ebola virus disease; Brazilian Health Ministry.

The girl with the hazard tattoo: Duma scrutinizes ‘tramp stamp’ dangers

October 10th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://rt.com/politics/194880-russia-tattoo-warning-law/

The Russian parliament has started debating a bill making tattoo artists warn their clients about the possible dangerous consequences of getting inked. The sponsors are especially concerned about women who were getting tattoos in the small of the back.

Spain premier calls for calm amid Ebola scare

October 9th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.presstv.com/detail/2014/10/08/381486/spain-pm-urges-calm-amid-ebola-scare/

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy called on people in country to remain calm after nurse in capital, Madrid, diagnosed with Ebola. Spain’s health system under fire over safety failures following the news. Spanish premier: government would “provide all information possible to public with total transparency.”

Fear of Ebola could have “catastrophic” economic costs, World Bank predicts

October 9th, 2014
Categories: Health

Link: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2014/10/08/fear-of-ebola-could-have-catastrophic-economic-costs-world-bank-predicts/

World Bank forecasts that the total economic impact of Ebola could exceed $32 billion. Authorities restricting shipments of goods. Fear of Ebola spreading faster than the virus itself, report describes potentially "catastrophic" economic consequences, including food shortages.

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