antibiotics

Beyond antibiotics: Separating fact from fiction


Most Viewed Articles
Popular on Facebook
Biologist explains how marijuana causes tumor cells to commit suicide
Companies begin planting microchips under employees' skin
NJ cops bust teenagers shoveling snow without a permit
Chemotherapy kills cancer patients faster than no treatment at all
U2's Bono partners with Monsanto to destroy African agriculture with GMOs
FDA targets Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps for sharing health benefits of coconut oil
Italian court rules mercury and aluminum in vaccines cause autism: US media continues total blackout of medical truth
Orthorexia Nervosa - New mental disorder aimed at people who insist on eating a clean diet
Whooping cough outbreak at Massachusetts high school affected only vaccinated students
Inuit Elders tell NASA Earth Axis Shifted
Vaccine flu shots still contain 25 micrograms mercury - 100 times the concentration of 'mercury-loaded' fish
Measles outbreak likely caused by vaccinated children, science shows
Baby formula is loaded with GMOs - Avoid these brands
Extreme trauma from male circumcision causes damage to areas of brain
Terminal stage IV lung cancer patient miraculously cured by cannabis oil
Costco stops selling antibiotic laden chicken in response to consumer demand
FDA cracks down Walmart, GNC, other companies selling supplements that do not contain the herbs on the label
McDonald's french fries found to contain Silly Putty ingredient and petroleum chemical

Delicious
(NaturalNews) Antibiotic literally means "anti-life." Any drug that's anti-life is undoubtedly going to cause varying degrees of harm or even death in some cases. "When once you interfere with the order of nature, there is no knowing where the results will end." -- Herbert Spencer, 19th Century British philosopher/biologist. [1]

Margaret Riley, Ph.D. professor of biology at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, considers taking a course of antibiotics analogous to ingesting a hydrogen bomb that indiscriminately kills everything in its path. [2]

Riley explains that antibiotics kill not only the bad and the ugly but also the good. They are not smart bombs or laser-guided missiles that only destroy a designated target. Let's not forget that it's the good bacteria that keep the bad bacteria in check.

Sounds a lot like conventional cancer treatment, doesn't it? Both chemo and radiation wantonly kill; thus, "collateral damage" is expected and can even be deadly.

Conventional medical advocates like to point to allopathic medicine and its lab-created drugs as superior to plant-derived, holistic treatments. They imply that these drugs were somehow responsible for the eradication of the raging killer infectious epidemics of the previous centuries like the plague, cholera, scarlet fever, yellow fever and typhoid.

There's a problem with this belief. Modern medicine was not involved in curtailing and containing those earlier fatal infectious diseases. Antibiotics were not widely available until the 1940s and 1950s.

Antibiotic propaganda contradicted

"Deaths from common infections were declining long before effective medical intervention was possible." -- Thomas McKeown, MD, author of the Role of Medicine.

That includes mortality from tuberculosis, pneumonia, bronchitis, influenza and whooping cough. [3]

Ironically, because of the rampant overuse of antibiotics, we are now battling antibiotic-resistant diseases like tuberculosis, gonorrhea and MRSA, which are responsible for many deaths, especially in our hospitals and nursing homes.

According to the CDC, during 2013 in the USA approximately 2 million people become infected with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, and 23,000 people die each year from these infections, while others die from complications related to antibiotic-resistant infections. [4]

Science and history tell us that, while we are living longer than our ancestors, it's not the result of modern medicine but rather improved sanitation, hygiene, cleaner water, better sewage management and adequate nutrition.

Rene Dubos, a Nobel Prize-winning microbiologist, stated: "[T]he life expectancy of adults is not very different now from what it was a few generations ago, nor is it greater in areas where medical services are highly developed than in less prosperous countries." [5]

A little publicized historical fact is that homeopathy gained popularity in the USA and Europe during the 19th century, because it was so successful in treating infectious epidemics without toxic, side-effect-laden chemicals.

In his book Quantum Healing, Dr. Deepak Chopra, MD, shares a study where the influenza virus was isolated and implanted directly onto the mucous membranes of a group of subjects, and only 12% of them got the flu. The study clearly demonstrated that a strong immune system and the inner terrain is the key to health and prevention of disease. [1]

The post-antibiotic era is fast approaching. That's bad news for the 23 billion-dollar antibiotics industry, but what about the rest of us? Dr. Tim O'Shea, DC, of TheDoctorWithin.com, sums it up positively:

"The paramount issue in health and survival will then be the immune system. ... What will people turn to in order to strengthen their immune system? Answer: Alternative Medicine, just like before all of this went down. Actually, it's already started." [1]

Sources for this article include:

[1] http://www.thedoctorwithin.com

[2] http://mrsatopic.com

[3] http://books.google.com Chapter 2

[4] http://www.cdc.gov

[5] https://www.homeopathic.com

http://science.naturalnews.com

About the author:
Paul Fassa is dedicated to warning others about the current corruption of food and medicine and guiding them towards direction for better health with no restrictions on health freedom.

You can check out his many non-compromising cutting edge, non-fluff articles here http://www.naturalnews.com/Author712.html

And you can visit his blog at http://healthmaven.blogspot.com






















Join over four million monthly readers. Your privacy is protected. Unsubscribe at any time.
comments powered by Disqus
Take Action: Support NaturalNews.com by linking back to this article from your website

Permalink to this article:

Embed article link: (copy HTML code below):

Reprinting this article:
Non-commercial use OK, cite NaturalNews.com with clickable link.

Follow Natural News on Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, and Pinterest

Colloidal Silver

Advertise with NaturalNews...

Support NaturalNews Sponsors:

Advertise with NaturalNews...

GET SHOW DETAILS
+ a FREE GIFT

Sign up for the FREE Natural News Email Newsletter

Receive breaking news on GMOs, vaccines, fluoride, radiation protection, natural cures, food safety alerts and interviews with the world's top experts on natural health and more.

Join over 7 million monthly readers of NaturalNews.com, the internet's No. 1 natural health news site. (Source: Alexa.com)

Your email address *

Please enter the code you see above*

No Thanks

Already have it and love it!

Natural News supports and helps fund these organizations:

* Required. Once you click submit, we will send you an email asking you to confirm your free registration. Your privacy is assured and your information is kept confidential. You may unsubscribe at anytime.