Author Archives: Lori Alton, staff writer

Two valuable nutrients that decrease the risk of a heart attack

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(NaturalHealth365) According to the Heart Foundation, about 720,000 people suffer from heart attacks each year  – which translates into someone having a heart attack every 34 seconds. Moreover, heart disease – the leading cause of death in the United States – currently claims the lives of one out of every four adults. But, you can take steps to protect yourself. ... Read More »

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Cell phone scandal: We are being exposed to 3 TIMES the amount of radiation that manufacturers claim

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(NaturalHealth365) Cell phone radiation – linked to brain cancer, cognitive difficulties and other health problems – is an increasingly troubling concern for natural health advocates and experts. And, with the emergence last month of shocking new research, the stakes have just been raised. According to data released by a French government agency, 9 out of 10 popular cell phone models ... Read More »

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EXPOSED: Fluoride causes 12 unwanted health effects

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(NaturalHealth365) If you doubt the fact that fluoride is toxic, consider this: 20 years ago, the FDA ordered toothpaste manufacturers to add a poison warning to all toothpastes containing the chemical.  The warning, which advises the public to seek professional medical help if swallowed, still appears on fluoride toothpaste tubes today.  In addition, fluoride continues to be added to municipal ... Read More »

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WARNING about Alzheimer’s disease: Air pollution deposits toxic nanoparticles inside human brains

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(NaturalHealth365) Air pollution is a global health crisis and being linked to the rise in Alzheimer’s disease. The WHO reports that the most popular form of dementia (Alzheimer’s) contributes to 5.4 percent of all deaths worldwide, and living in areas with a high degree of air pollution is known to increase the odds of heart disease, cancer and stroke. But, ... Read More »

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Antimicrobial resistance projected to kill more people than cancer by 2050

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(NaturalHealth365) According to the CDC, 23,000 people die in the United States every year from drug resistant infections — while cancer kills over half a million. Unbelievable as it may seem, this already-staggering loss of life from antimicrobial resistance will begin to seem like “small potatoes” over the next 30 years – unless drastic action is taken. According to British ... Read More »

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Vitamin C found to block growth of cancer stem cells, says peer reviewed study

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(NaturalHealth365) Increasingly, researchers are discovering the role played by cancer stem cells in the growth and spread of the disease. In groundbreaking new research, vitamin C showed its ability to target cancer stem cells and stop their growth – preventing the recurrence of tumors. Although mainstream medicine has been slow to accept the cancer-fighting properties of vitamin C, the exciting ... Read More »

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Oil of oregano is a natural antibiotic and anti-fungal remedy

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(NaturalHealth365) Western medicine relies heavily on antibiotics to treat diseases – and sometimes these drugs are truly needed. But the rise of antibiotic-resistant “superbugs” – along with the serious side effects that can accompany antibiotic use – has triggered an urgent search for naturally-sourced substances, like oil of oregano, to kill pathogens safely and effectively. Now, recently-published research is revealing ... Read More »

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How zinc deficiency could be harming your health

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(NaturalHealth365) Next to iron, zinc is the most common mineral in the body – and is absolutely essential to the functioning of more than 300 hormones and enzymes. Although serious zinc deficiency is rare in the ‘modern’ world, mild deficiencies are not and the effects are NOT good. Did you know that a shortage of zinc can impair your sense ... Read More »

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Cancer patients say Roundup is to blame as EPA officials aids Monsanto

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(NaturalHealth365) Over 800 cancer patients are suing Monsanto – the producer of the glyphosate-based weed-killer Roundup – saying the agrochemical giant corporation failed to warn consumers about cancer risk. And, their attorney says the number of plaintiffs is expected to soar within the next year. Meanwhile, explosive Monsanto emails, recently unsealed, seem to show that an EPA official cooperated with ... Read More »

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New study reveals vitamin D dosage needed to reach optimal levels

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(NaturalHealth365) When it comes to vitamin D, naturopaths, conventional medical doctors, dietitians and researchers all seem to agree. Not only is the “sunshine vitamin” indispensable for strong bones and teeth, immune system function and heart health, but it also can help prevent serious diseases, including cancer. But, when it comes to recommendations for vitamin D supplementation, confusion and contradiction reign. ... Read More »

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Suberbugs, viral infections and chronic disease solutions at the Immune Defense summit, FREE and Online event starts July 24

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(NaturalHealth365) The evolution of superbugs that can resist modern antibiotics has led the World Health Organization to classify antibiotic resistance as a “global public health” crisis – one that is worsening by the day. In addition, we are besieged daily with environmental toxins in the air, food, water, and even our own bodies – including mercury in fish and dental ... Read More »

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Strep throat leads to quadruple amputation for Michigan man

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(NaturalHealth365) Strep throat is a bacterial infection that causes sore throat, fever, headache and swollen tonsils. Although possible complications of untreated strep infection can include kidney inflammation and rheumatic fever, the illness usually resolves with no lasting ill effects. But for one 44-year-old Michigan man, the consequences were life-threatening – and involved the loss of his hands and feet. And, ... Read More »

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