Archives for February 2011

“Sleep it off, not by the TV”

The effects of Sleep loss on weight 10 overweight men and women  were put on a low calorie diet. 1/2 the group sleep for only 5 1/2 hours per night !/2 slept 8 1/2 hours per night After 3 months the groups switched the number of hours they were allowed to sleep Results the effects […]

“US bearded women vs banning BPA”

Maine Gov. Paul LePage recently said that in a worst case scenario BPA exposure may give women “little beards.” Seems US puts head in the chemical sand as EU moves to protect its people from 6 more known toxins including BPA. The European Union recently announced that it will ban six toxic substances under its […]

“LOXL2 enzyme spreads cancer”

Did you know? 90 percent of cancer-related deaths occur because a tumor migrates around the patient’s body. A key to unlock metatasis The LOXL2 enzyme activity has been linked to the metastasis of a variety of different cancers, including breast, esophageal, colon, and squamous cell cancers. Researchers analysis of breast cancer patients, found poor survival […]

“Lavender oil destroys fungal infections”

Fungi are increasingly resistant to drugs. It is urgent to explore alternatives to combat fungal infections.  Lavender (Lavendula) is an herbal plant whose essential oil have been used for centuries to heal skin tissue from burns, often used as a mild antidepressant and for its anticeptic qualities and as an exotic edible condiment. Finally modern […]

“EWG finds chromium 6 in city H20”

Dear Compmed Readers, In December, Environmental Working Group (EWG) published the first national investigation of the suspected carcinogen chromium-6 — also known as hexavalent chromium — in drinking water in 35 cities around the country. Recently, Senators Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., and Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., introduced Senate Bill 79, the Protecting Pregnant Women and Children from […]

“Change your burned skin – change your life”

Gunning for success Burn care and healing has been fraught with extreem pain and long crueling amounts of time to heal. Now the prayers have been answered with a gun. Until now burns have usually been treated with skin grafts, which involve taking skin sections from uninjured parts of the patient’s body, or growing sheets […]

“The crisis in modern dentistry”

The crisis in “modern” dentistry is many fold. High cost of the toxic materials that are used to fill and some way “save” dead or decaying teeth is staggering. These inflated costs, greed and economic depression have driven many to go to Mexico or worse yet sent the poor to illegal immigrant dentists like 71 […]

“Tooth decay, fluoride and dental abuse”

In the United States alone, consumers spend more than $50 billion each year on the treatment of cavities. It is common knowledge that sugar residues on teeth can help cause tooth decay. The “solution” A partial solution in the past  we were told was to drink fluoridated water and by all means use fluoride laced […]

“Are your batteries safe”- health tip

Battery Safety for hand held devices and cars WARNING: Leakage of battery fluid can cause an explosion and personal injury. If battery leakage occurs, thoroughly wash the affected skin and clothes. Keep batteries away from children.Keep battery fluid away from your eyes and mouth. Leaking batteries may make popping sounds that leakage if from a […]

“Acai berry scam promoted in main media”

The acai berry products hsve been promoted for quick weight loss. It has become the latest and greatest craze, but with the craze come the crazies – the scam artists who pray on peoples needs for their own monetary gains. Be aware of the scam promotions in the newspapers and on the web. Their ads […]