“Weight loss ups mobility by 50 %”

From the American College of Rheumatology annual conference in Chicago this week, “Losing a moderate amount of weight can mean big pain relief to sufferers of knee arthritis. 5-10 percent loss of body weight can result in upwards of a 50% increase in mobility and a significant drop in pain levels.” For more information click […]

“Addiction related to brain wiring”

Scientists pinpoint the brain circuitry linked to making healthy or unhealthy choices (Medical Xpress) — What drives addicts to repeatedly choose drugs, alcohol, cigarettes, overeating, gambling or kleptomania, despite the risks involved? Drug Dependence Quiz – Identify substance abuse problems Confidential, free online survey – TurnToHelp.com Neuroscientists at the University of California, Berkeley, have pinpointed […]

“Eating salt -effects brain activity”

In older adults, the higher the sodium consumption and the less physical activity, the more chance the (aging) brain will be negatively effected. The effects of physical activity seem to win out, so that habitual, moderate exercise may essentially ‘immunize’ the brain against adverse effects of higher sodium intake. However, the  more physical activity and […]

“Hope for healing Vitamin D + Cancer”

“This is like the Holy Grail of cancer medicine; vitamin D produced a drop in cancer rates greater than that for quitting smoking, or indeed any other countermeasure in existence.” ~ Dennis Mangan, clinical laboratory scientist The Vitamin D Council, a nonprofit educational corporation based in California, launches their “Vitamin D and Cancer” campaign today, […]

“HUMANITARIAN COALITION gets $8.5 million from Canada”

HUMANITARIAN COALITION members receive $8.5 million from Government of Canada’s International Development Agency The HUMANITARIAN COALITION wishes to express its gratitude to the Government of Canada and the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) for its contribution of $8.5 million for relief efforts in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia, announced today. The money, which is part of […]

” Biophotons – light that heals”

The Science of Biophotons Healing with light By Johan Boswinkel In the late 1970’s,  biophotons were discovered by the German physicist Fritz-Albert Popp. Biophotons are photons (light particles) that are emitted by living systems. Fritz-Albert Popp discovered that in healthy cells the light emission was coherent (waves with similar direction, amplitude, and phase that are […]

“Eye changes happen before AD”

There is an old expression that says “The eyes are the window to the soul.” Now it seems the eyes may also be the window of Alzheimer’s disease.” – M. Wolken CMA 2011. The blood vessels of the eye may be  the mirror to show if someone is in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease […]

‘Secondhand smoke +early childhood illness”

Homes where children under 12 are exposed to secondhand smoke show an 50% increase in many neurobehavioral and learning and breathing disorders including attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, learning disabilities, and conduct disorders. If you must smoke do not do it around your children. Many childhood diseases are linked to second-hand smoke exposure and smoking in the home, […]

“Infant saved using Vitamin D in ER”

Vitamin D literally grasps infant from certain death July 28, 2011 The beginning of the emergency room visit looked bad for the 16-month-old infant. He was in full cardiac arrest. His heart had stopped beating (asystole) but the Swiss hospital crew applied advanced cardiac life support and got the infant’s heart beating once again. When […]

“Vitamin D + Autism symptoms

Vitamin D is not really a vitamin at all – it is a pre-hormone that’s produced in your skin in response to sunlight exposure. As such, it is an integral part of human health and longevity. Dr. Cannell answers reader’s questions and sheds light on some of the latest papers on vitamin D.  On Autism […]