Health and Safety

“Help protect Japanese kid survivors”

Children at Risk after Massive Earthquake and Tsun Houses swept by a tsunami smolder near Sendai Airport in Japan after a massive 8.9 magnitude quake hit northeast Japan this morning. Dear CompMed readers  Children are at risk following today’s massive earthquake and the resulting tsunami that continues to wash ashore causing massive destruction. We continue […]

“German bologna recall for slow recooking time”

New York Firm Recalls Bologna Products Due To a Processing Deviation and Possible Contamination with Staphylococcus aureus Enterotoxin Recall Release CLASS I RECALL FSIS-RC-018-2011 HEALTH RISK: HIGH WASHINGTON, March 9, 2011 – Zweigle’s Inc., a Rochester, N.Y., establishment, is recalling approximately 2,997 pounds of bologna products that may be contaminated with Staphylococcus aureus enterotoxin, the […]

“Beware dental abuses and lies”

Author Editor Mary Wolken, Exec. Dir. CMA How long have we heard to get semi annual check up and cleaning for your teeth. “The old expression of be true to your teeth or they will be false to you” Is truer today than any time in the past. The falseness is not only in the […]

“Kiss arsenic goodbye in US wells hopefully”

Queens University Scientists Behind Safer Drinking Water In US Dr. Bhaskar Sen Gupta of Queen’s University Belfast, whose pioneering technology, which is transforming the lives of millions of people in Asia, is now being used to create safer drinking water in the United States. The award-winning system – Subterranean Arsenic Removal – removes arsenic from […]

“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 […]

“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 […]