Articles by Carolanne Wright:

Emu oil: The Aboriginal healing miracle that should be in every medicine cabinet

(NaturalNews) Used for thousands of years by the Aborigine of Australia, emu oil treats a wide variety of skin issues, from scars to wrinkles and eczema. And yet, if we only utilize the oil topically, a whole spectrum of health benefits is missed. Allergies,...

New solar technology transforms smartphones and windows into eco-friendly energy sources

(NaturalNews) With all the hazardous health and environmental aspects of our current energy sources -- like nuclear, coal, petroleum and natural gas -- innovative and nontoxic alternatives are in high demand. Regrettably, even "green technology" has...

Naturally defeat acne once and for all with these tips

(NaturalNews) Not only the bane of teenagers, acne can strike adults at any age too. Stress, hormonal imbalance and poor diet all contribute to annoying breakouts. Yet, before fretting that perfect skin will forever be out of reach, have a look at the...

Are GMOs doomed on the global market?

(NaturalNews) Farmers in the U.S. are beginning to wake-up to the fact that genetically modified crops are poor business indeed. With countries around the world taking a firm stand against GM imports, not only are farmers who grow GMOs suffering from...

Breaking: Report finds cancer deaths have doubled in Argentina's GMO growing regions

(NaturalNews) A new report by the Ministry of Health in Cordoba, Argentina, has documented a disturbing trend for those who live in areas where pesticide-intensive GM crops are grown -- specifically, a dramatic spike in cancer deaths. The report covered...

Kick influenza and colds to the curb with garlic

(NaturalNews) An easy, inexpensive and beneficial remedy for the cold and flu season could be as near as your food pantry. Commonly known as "Russian penicillin," garlic has been used throughout history for everything from stomachaches to parasites and...

Celery may help kill cancer

(NaturalNews) If you need another reason to add more celery into your diet, researchers have now identified a compound in the vegetable that demonstrates anti-tumor activity. Effective against several types of cancer -- including those of the pancreas,...

Research says gratitude can reverse aging, stress and ill health

(NaturalNews) With all the doom and gloom in the world, it seems as though everywhere we turn, there's one crisis or another. And although it's crucial to be well-informed and prepared in these modern times, "consuming" a consistent diet of bad news...

Dry skin brushing can strengthen immunity, spark detoxification and reverse the hands of time

(NaturalNews) Long used in Ayurveda, dry skin brushing is a powerful -- yet exceptionally economical -- healing therapy. Upon first glance, the practice may not seem like much. We may question how a quick session of brushing the skin can provide such...

5 DIY therapeutic baths that can change your life for the better

(NaturalNews) If you feel that your health could use a boost, or you need a little extra care, a healing soak is one of the best ways to regain equilibrium, shed toxins and calm the mind. A perfect medium for children and adults alike, therapeutic baths...

Rediscover the healing wonders of raw apple cider vinegar

(NaturalNews) Offering a wealth of outstanding health benefits, raw apple cider vinegar has been the darling of natural remedies for thousands of years. Ancient civilizations used the vinegar as a preservative and condiment, while Hippocrates (otherwise...

Cannabis dissolves cancerous tumor in young infant, deemed a 'miracle baby' by physician

(NaturalNews) Instead of opting for chemotherapy and radiation in an attempt to shrink an inoperable brain tumor, the father of an eight-month-old baby pushed for alternative treatment with cannabis oil. The baby's physician, Dr. William Courtney, was...

Vitamin C for taming tension, burning fat, and much more

(NaturalNews) If you have undesirable fat around your midsection or would like to support cardiovascular health or reduce diabetic symptoms, vitamin C can help. Not only does it improve stamina, boost immunity, lessen stress response and curtail inflammation,...

Are these familiar foods poisoning you with cadmium?

(NaturalNews) We normally try our best on a day-to-day basis to make sound food choices and live a clean lifestyle. But sometimes an edible that we think encourages health can actually cause harm. Due to an affinity with heavy metals in the environment,...

Curing cancer naturally - Four inspiring stories of healing disease with diet

(NaturalNews) As terrifying as a diagnosis of cancer can be, stories of individuals taking their health into their own hands, and defeating so-called 'terminal' illness through natural methods are common. Whether using a strict raw vegan or traditional...

Ebola virus: natural treatment options the mainstream media ignores

(NaturalNews) Lets face it, contracting the Ebola virus is a terrifying thought for most people. Regrettably, this contagious and deadly illness is a reality in our modern day world of high-speed travel and immunity-destroying chemicals. But while the...

Pycnogenol can help with heart disease, inflammation, and diabetes

(NaturalNews) If you find yourself struggling with low energy, menopause or cardiovascular disease, an extract from the French Maritime pine tree shows promise in alleviating these conditions, plus much more. The benefits extend to ailments like diabetes,...

Top foods, herbs and supplements to keep on hand in the event of a nuclear crisis

(NaturalNews) With the situation heating up between the U.S. and Russia over Ukraine, as well as ongoing concerns about a potential power grid failure affecting domestic nuclear reactors, preppers nationwide are turning their attention to antidotes for...

Cupuacu fruit is a natural pharmacy and fountain of youth rolled into one

(NaturalNews) Part of the same Theobroma botanical genus as cacao, cupuacu (koo-poo-ah-soo) is a watermelon-sized Amazonian superfruit that is renowned for its capacity to dissolve body fat, minimize the effects of aging and boost cognitive function....

Shatter stone herb cleanses liver, dissolves kidney and gallbladder stones

(NaturalNews) If you struggle with kidney stones, or feel your liver could use a tune-up, a small Amazonian berry offers a powerful solution. A popular herb in Traditional Chinese Medicine, and a favorite of naturopaths worldwide, Phyllanthyus niruri...

New, all-natural pesticide unveiled by scientists - and it won't kill the bees!

(NaturalNews) Good news on the honeybee front -- a team of scientists in the UK have created a biopesticide made from spider venom and plant protein that may provide hope for the endangered pollinators. A study published in the research journal Proceedings...

Lion's mane: a smart mushroom choice for memory, mood and clarity

(NaturalNews) Easily grown at home, and a relatively inexpensive therapeutic food, lion's mane is a beautiful mushroom with cascading spines instead of gills that shows potential in slowing the progression of neurological disorders -- including Alzheimer's...

Soothe ADD/ADHD symptoms naturally with these tips

(NaturalNews) Often only associated with children, attention-deficit disorder (ADD) and its cousin, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), are both surprisingly common in adults as well. With our fast-paced lifestyles of information and sensory...

Mighty healing in a tiny package - unleash the power of mustard seed for cancer, inflammation and more

(NaturalNews) A familiar staple in Indian food, mustard seed is much more than a peppery-tasting spice. It also addresses a number of health ailments, including: cancer, asthma, weight gain and hair issues -- as well as variety of other concerns. Ingesting...

Slash your organic food bill by almost 90 percent with this one simple method

(NaturalNews) As the economy continues to limp along, many are experiencing a belt-tightening effect on their budgets. Unfortunately, this often results in choosing conventional foodstuffs over organic in an effort to save money. But this doesn't have...

Guanabana: the cancer killer big pharma doesn't want you to know about

(NaturalNews) Guanabana is known by a variety of names -- including soursop, cherimoya, custard apple, Brazilian paw paw and graviola. However you recognize this versatile tree, one aspect is clear: guanabana provides powerful relief from a a wide scope...

New study links autism to pesticide exposure during pregnancy

(NaturalNews) Researchers at the University of California in Davis have recently confirmed that pregnant mothers living in proximity to fields treated with pesticides are at a higher risk for having children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The study...

Tasty, healthy and sustainable fast food? One chain is on a mission to revolutionize the way we eat on the go

(NaturalNews) Many of us who value health have resigned ourselves to forgoing the convenience and speed of fast food. Beside the horrendously unwholesome menus, most chain restaurants embrace dodgy practices -- such as massive disposable waste, factory...

The Healing Code: A new frontier in restoring health and preventing disease

(NaturalNews) When Dr. Alexander Loyd, a Naturopathic Doctor with a PhD in psychology, discovered an unconventional method to permanently heal his wife's struggle with clinical depression, little did he realize at the time that it would be one of the...

Cultivate vibrant health and a clear mind with the wisdom of Ayurveda

(NaturalNews) The ancient yogis of India recognized long ago that "we are what we eat" and devised a system of guidance to promote the most harmonious state of mind and body. The term "sattva" is the central guiding principle behind a diet which cultivates...

Breaking - Spokane City Council rebels against bee-killing pesticide and votes to ban neonicotinoids

(NaturalNews) Another positive step in protecting bees has been taken, this time by the Spokane City Council. It will now be illegal for the City of Spokane to purchase or use neonicotinoid insecticides, such as RoundUp Ready. Following the example of...

DIY $2 self-watering garden bed - Grow produce easily, even in the toughest drought conditions

(NaturalNews) "When life gives you lemons, share them with neighbors!" enthuses the Food is Free Project, a grassroots organization based out of Austin, Texas. The project isn't advocating sharing bad luck; instead, it's championing the idea of connecting...

How to stop geoengineering in your community - and why you should care

(NaturalNews) More individuals around the world are looking skyward with concern at the increasingly frequent crosshatch patterns left by planes. Oftentimes dismissed as contrails, mounting evidence of toxic chemicals in our air, water supply and soil...

Honeysuckle: A sweet-scented remedy that calms inflammation, infection and contagious illness

(NaturalNews) If you have a honeysuckle plant flourishing nearby, a surprising medicinal plant is right at your fingertips. One of the most important herbs in Traditional Chinese Medicine, this fragrant beauty is much more than just an ornamental vine...

5 simple methods to boost immunity and detoxification

(NaturalNews) If you're seeking an uncomplicated way to cultivate health, look to the lymphatic system. Working in tandem with the cardiovascular system, lymph fluids help remove toxins from the blood, while also transporting immune system cells. Since...

Four unusual superfood smoothies that can change your life for the better

(NaturalNews) Smoothies have been in fashion for quite some time now as a quick, nutrient dense and health-inspiring way to keep the body humming and happy. Even so, it's easy to fall into a rut and miss out on a world of unusual combinations that act...

Is mold making you sick?

(NaturalNews) Suffering from brain fog, chronic fatigue or insomnia? How about depression, migraines or inflammation? If so, you may have a problem with an internal mold infection. Associated with an astounding number of health issues, mold toxicity...

Win the battle of the bulge, dodge cancer and subdue inflammation with raspberries

(NaturalNews) Raspberries are much more than just a delicious taste of summer, the fruit also packs a powerful nutritional punch that can fend-off disease while keeping the body fit and strong. Teeming with a variety of important nutrients - and sporting...

Reduce the risk of cancer with probiotics

(NaturalNews) Considered a nutritional buzzword among the health-conscious crowd, probiotics are well-known as an important addition to the diet for maintaining digestive balance. And now, researches have discovered these micro-organisms are much more...

How to prevent and heal cervical cancer naturally

(NaturalNews) While the CDC and other governmental agencies push the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in an attempt to curb future cervical cancer rates, a powerful natural option is readily available and free of dangerous side-effects -- in other...

Argan - The miracle beauty oil that also tames heart disease, diabetes and arthritis

(NaturalNews) Argan oil. It's all the rage among those who treasure flawless skin and glossy hair. But the advantages of the oil aren't just skin deep -- numerous health benefits have also been discovered within the scientific community. Rich in essential...

The hidden dangers of going gluten-free - here's how to avoid the pitfalls

(NaturalNews) Gluten-free diets are sweeping the nation as more people become aware of the dangers of the problematic protein found in wheat, rye and barley. While their intentions may be for the best, many are falling into the trap of "junk gluten-free"...

Healing capacity of curcumin significantly improved through nanotechnology - research

(NaturalNews) With all the exceptional benefits of turmeric, health-savvy individuals have embraced the spice as a powerful tonic for a wide variety of complaints. Taming chronic inflammation, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obesity, liver disease...

GMOs encourage weight gain and obesity, researchers discover

(NaturalNews) Looking around, it's no secret that Americans are putting on the pounds unlike any other time in history. Sure, we can't discount sedentary lifestyles, processed foods and outrageous sugar consumption as contributing factors. At the same...

The link between GM cotton and antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea - scientists sound the alarm

(NaturalNews) We may not associate much risk with seemingly "inedible" genetically modified crops like cotton, but the dangers are very real. GM cotton actually poses a triple threat -- Bt pollen, widespread use of cottonseed oil in the food industry...

Protect yourself with the latest weapon against GMOs - smartphone technology

(NaturalNews) Consumers will soon have the power to conduct on the spot tests for a variety of poisons in their food -- including GMOs, nanoparticals, pesticides and bacteria. Using smartphone technology, along with a specialized cradle and app, researchers...

The silent toxin in food that provokes cancer, diabetes, multiple sclerosis and more

(NaturalNews) Found in everything from cereal grains to dried fruit and nuts to legumes, along with wine, hard cheeses and certain types of coconut oil -- mycotoxins are difficult to dodge. Associated with a variety of diseases, these fungal metabolites...

Cashew: A disease-destroying, bacteria-blasting super nut

(NaturalNews) The bacteria responsible for acne, tooth decay, tuberculosis, pneumonia and leprosy have met their match with, of all things, the cashew nut. Containing anacardic chemicals that destroy gram-positive bacteria, this tasty seed of the cashew...

How microbes in the gut influence anxiety, depression

(NaturalNews) We may not give much thought to the 100 trillion microbes living within our guts, but new discoveries within psychiatry have found that these organisms can profoundly affect our moods. In fact, psychiatrists are now exploring the possibility...

Colorado rolls out state-of-the-art medical marijuana vending machines

(NaturalNews) With all the astounding therapeutic benefits of cannabis, and its subsequent legalization in a number of states, it was only a matter of time before a resourceful entrepreneur seized the opportunity to create a technologically advanced...

3 unexpected foods that can help you beat the blues

(NaturalNews) Who hasn't, at one point or another, battled with depression? That unmistakable energy-zapping, soul-crushing and utterly unpleasant state. In these uncertain times of economic failure, joblessness and threats to home and food security,...

3 easy habits for a long, disease-free life

(NaturalNews) Telomeres (tiny bits of DNA that influence longevity and health) have been causing quite a stir among researchers lately --- and for good reason. The length of these protective caps on the end of chromosomes determine how quickly cells...

Enterprising community aims for total food self-sufficiency with free edible landscapes

(NaturalNews) Imagine strolling through your town and finding the post office surrounded by raised beds, lush with produce that is free for the taking, 24/7. Or a police department with a gratis community vegetable garden, complete with curly kale, carrots,...

Enjoy a cavity-free future by fortifying yourself with these foods

(NaturalNews) Before heading off to the dentist to have cavities drilled and filled, save your hard-earned cash and use nutrition to heal dental caries instead. Following the wisdom of traditional diets, and the observations of Weston A. Price, teeth...

Seeking a medical miracle? Cannabis may hold the answer

(NaturalNews) Meet Charlotte, a young girl with Dravet syndrome who not so long ago was catatonic and experiencing over 300 seizures per week. Then cannabis entered the picture, and her life changed forever. Down to one seizure each week, Charlotte also...

Researchers investigate disease deflecting chocolate pill

(NaturalNews) A new study slated to begin this year at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston will measure the health effects of a dietary supplement made with concentrated cocoa flavanols. The study will involve 18,000 healthy volunteers and will last...

New diabetic-safe sweetener helps manage weight, blood glucose levels

(NaturalNews) A new natural sweetener has been discovered which may prove to be an effective deterrent against diabetes and obesity. Made from the same plant as tequila, the sugar substitute lowers blood sugar levels and provides a source of dietary...

Carrageenan: a popular natural ingredient that may compromise health

(NaturalNews) Found in an astounding array of foods, from cereal bars to non-dairy milk substitutes, carrageenan is not as harmless as it may appear upon first glance. Linked with gastrointestinal inflammation, lesions and malignant tumors, carrageenan...

Nanocolloidal Detox Factors may help remove heavy metals from the body

(NaturalNews) Linked with a laundry list of disorders, heavy metal toxicity is the bane of modern health. To make matters worse, detoxifying from these metals can create more harm than good when the toxins are mobilized to more dangerous regions - such...

Is stress ruining your life? Learn how to tame this health destroying beast with a few simple tips

(NaturalNews) Stress is such a common occurrence in our daily lives that we have come to the point where we barely question its presence. And yet, when we ignore these heightened states of pressure, our physical, mental and emotional health suffers....

Cancer, heart disease, diabetes and aging don't stand a chance against the protective benefits of amla

(NaturalNews) Popular in Ayurvedic medicine, Indian gooseberry is a force to be reckoned with. Otherwise known as amla, this superfruit protects against an impressive list of ailments, many of which are degenerative. The berry is also famous as a potent...

Do refined carbs pack on the pounds and create addiction? Brain imaging study says yes

(NaturalNews) Eating highly processed carbohydrates can have a similar effect on brain chemistry as addictive substances according to a study in the Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Stimulating regions of the brain involved with reward and craving, refined...

Research suggests a diet rich in probiotics discourages colon cancer

(NaturalNews) Good news: If you're a fan of probiotics, another health benefit has been added to the ranks, this time concerning lowered colorectal cancer (CRC) risk. A known immune booster, probiotics also hinder harmful pathogens in the gut that can...

Keep brain shrinkage at bay with fish oils

(NaturalNews) Can an abundance of fish oils in the diet keep your brain from shrinking? A new study published in the January 2014 issue of Neurology says yes. A natural indicator of normal aging (but also a sign of Alzheimer's disease), reduced brain...

Is adrenal fatigue destroying your health, peace of mind and joie de vivre?

(NaturalNews) "For every minute you experience stress, it takes 60 minutes to remove the flood of adrenal stress hormones from your bloodstream," warns holistic nutritionist Paula Owens in the Alternative Medicine article "The Adrenal Fatigue Fix." Considering...

Prickly pear: discover the healing power of an ancient Aztec superfood

(NaturalNews) If you live in Latin America, or a semi-arid region of the United States, a wild superfood may be ripe for the picking in your own backyard. Known as prickly pear cactus (Opuntia spp), the leaves and fruit of this desert plant can be harvested...

Hair colorants and the cancer connection - Protect yourself with these natural alternatives

(NaturalNews) As a culture obsessed with youth and beauty, it's easy to fall into the trap of using hair dyes to cover those telltale gray hairs. However, using these commercial products is risky since the chemical formulations are linked with a range...

Lead toxicity causes a host of suprisingly unpleasant health conditions

(NaturalNews) "As auto sales boomed after World War II, and drivers in powerful new cars increasingly asked service station attendants to "fill 'er up with ethyl," they were unwittingly creating a crime wave two decades later," reports Mother Jones in...

Is DHEA a veritable 'fountain of youth' in a bottle?

(NaturalNews) A seeming miracle, dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) is known for its ability to turn back the hands of time, decrease fat storage, ease coronary heart disease and osteoporosis, alleviate depression and improve fertility and sexual arousal....

Eight unique ways to use honey beyond the kitchen

(NaturalNews) As a healing and nutrient-dense food, many of us are familiar with the benefits of raw honey. But did you know that honey can be used in a variety of ways outside the kitchen? If we only use honey for its sweet taste and glorious texture,...

Research reveals the latest weapon against Parkinson's and Alzheimer's: Green tea

(NaturalNews) Is it possible that the simple act of drinking green tea can help protect your brain against Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease? A multitude of studies have looked into the effects that the tea has on neurological health -- and the results...

Europe embraces healthy raw dairy by unveiling fresh milk vending machines

(NaturalNews) As the U.S. government continues to wage war on raw dairy products, several European countries have done just the opposite by expanding access to the food through unpasteurized milk vending machines. Taking to heart findings from current...

Xylitol: Uncovering the dark side of this popular sugar substitute

(NaturalNews) Many of us who have jumped on the lower-carb bandwagon have embraced xylitol as the darling of natural sugar substitutes. And yet, questionable manufacturing processes and the end product can be problematic - that is, a chemically extracted...

Discover the power of alpha lipoic acid for removing heavy metals, taming diabetes and protecting against Alzheimer's

(NaturalNews) With diabetes, cardiovascular disease and neurological disorders reaching epidemic proportions, natural remedies that combat these health concerns are in high demand. Alpha lipoic acid (ALA) can help with these pressing issues and more....

Just breathe - Ancient practice of pranayama can help you detoxify, shed excess weight and boost overall vitality

(NaturalNews) Forget the detox pills, fasts and other painful cleansing techniques - instead, take a cue from the yogis of India and look to the breath. Using yogic breathing techniques, we can effortlessly detoxify, burn fat and increase metabolism....

White is the new green - Discover the exceptional health advantages of white tea for cancer, inflammation and more

(NaturalNews) Green tea has received plenty of positive press over the years - and rightly so. Yet, its younger cousin is garnering significant attention as a superior brew in scientific circles. With the highest antioxidant rating of any tea - and the...

Are environmental toxins making you fat?

(NaturalNews) As if we need another reason to detox, research has shown environmental poisons can lead to obesity and diabetes. According to Mark Hyman, M.D., a study in the Lancet made a significant connection with a person's toxic load and how the...

Searching for a good egg: Which type is best - Organic, free-range, pastured or cage-free?

(NaturalNews) If you eat eggs, the variety you choose can make a big difference in nutrition. Conventional, organic, free-range or pastured? Terminology can be confusing or downright misleading. Mother Earth News decided to cut through the hearsay by...

What your gray hair may be telling you

(NaturalNews) When Ann Wigmore was in her 50s, she was riddled with health issues and had a full head of gray hair. She then began a life-changing journey of living foods, which included green smoothies and ample shots of wheatgrass. Before long, she...

Lemon: The quintessential cancer destroyer and all-around health tonic

(NaturalNews) After the excesses of the holiday season, the unassuming lemon can offer much needed relief for an overtaxed body. Jammed packed with nutrients, this upbeat fruit is a cost-effective way to trim down, detoxify and boost vitality. Lemons...

Heavy metal detox: Sharpen your mind, reduce cancer risk and banish electromagnetic sensitivity with these tips

(NaturalNews) Suffering from brain-fog, irritability, cardiovascular disease or depression? If so, you may be contending with heavy metal poisoning. Present in contaminated food, industrial and medical waste and beauty products as well as environmental...

Fulvic acid: The amazing health secret you've never heard about

(NaturalNews) If you would like to live to a healthy, ripe old age, take a cue from some of the most long-lived (and robust) people on the planet by consuming a diet rich in fulvic acid. Formed over thousands of years from microorganisms' decomposed...

Five traditional foods that everyone should be eating for exceptional health

(NaturalNews) Oftentimes, the most simple solution to avoiding health problems can be found in the past - namely, time-honored foods that are rooted in tradition and wisdom. Long-established cultures, through observation and a close connection with the...

Inflammation: Tame this silent killer with food-based solutions

(NaturalNews) The bane of health, chronic inflammation, is at the root of most disease. Cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, obesity, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, cardiovascular troubles and periodontal issues are all influenced by an overactive inflammatory response....

Gardasil continues to devastate lives around the world, Obama administration responds by pumping another $1.2 million into HPV vaccine push

(NaturalNews) "After receiving her second dose of Gardasil ... she could crawl but ... needed to use crutches or a wheel chair ... She experienced problems breathing and had 'super migraines' that never went away ... She had swelling in her face, jaw...

What you don't know about heavy metals and inflammation may be silently killing you

(NaturalNews) With so much press about the dangers of inflammation, many are already aware of its connection with a range of serious illness. And yet, the fact that heavy metal toxicity is at the root of inflammation oftentimes slips by unnoticed. The...

Seeking a low-cost solution to cardiovascular troubles? Hibiscus may be the answer

(NaturalNews) If you have traveled to Mexico, then chances are that you've seen the vibrant, scarlet-hued herbal tea known as hibiscus. Commonly referred to as "sour drink" in Iran, hibiscus not only is a refreshingly tart brew but also has been used...

Slash your risk of stroke by 42 percent with vitamin C

(NaturalNews) Each year, over 15 million people worldwide suffer from a stroke. As the second-leading cause of disability and death in people over the age of 60, stroke is devastatingly common. Fortunately, a familiar nutrient can drastically reduce...

Creating water out of thin air - Ingenious billboard helps alleviate drinking water shortages

(NaturalNews) Using the power of technology to help ease water security issues, Peruvian ad agency Mayo DraftFCB and the University of Engineering and Technology in Lima have joined forces to create the first water-generating billboard. Built in Lima,...

Chocolate trumps fluoride in the fight against tooth decay

(NaturalNews) Imagine using chocolate to remineralize tooth enamel while discouraging cavities. Sound too good to be true? A researcher at Tulane University has come close with a non-toxic chocolate extract that outperforms fluoride. Taking into account...

Is this one daily habit increasing your risk of cancer?

(NaturalNews) Bearing in mind that skin is the body's largest organ and absorbs substances readily, it's always a good rule of thumb to avoid exposing skin to anything we wouldn't ingest. And yet, a common routine is poisoning us on a daily basis - specifically,...

Probiotics shown to dramatically heal food sensitivities

(NaturalNews) For those who are familiar with the GAPS diet, rebuilding the gut is of paramount importance. After all, the gut isn't only involved in properly absorbing nutrients to keep us fit - it's the foundation for a strong nervous system and immunity...

Reverse osmosis, distilled, spring or ionized? Experts weigh in on water

(NaturalNews) "Water composes half to four-fifths of you, depending on how much body fat you have. It makes up about 85 percent of your brain, 80 percent of your blood, and 70 percent of your lean muscle. The human body, like all living organisms, survives...

Japanese swimsuit manufacturer unveils anti-radiation underwear, wetsuits

(NaturalNews) In response to the continuing Fukushima nuclear crisis, an Osaka-based company has developed several articles of clothing that effectively block radiation. In addition to conventional anti-radiation gear, the garments add an extra layer...

Love coffee but not the toxicity? Minimize health risks with these tips

(NaturalNews) Coffee beverages are big business in America, generating a whopping $30 billion in annual revenue. Controversy continues to plague this beloved drink, however, with reports of toxicity stemming from dangerous growing methods and the roasting...

Erase a decade off your face, dodge cancer and conquer inflammation with these vitamin C-rich foods

(NaturalNews) With the cold and flu season in full swing, fortification with vitamin C is one of the most effective and potent methods for dodging illness. And yet, this well-known nutrient is often overlooked as an outstanding anti-aging, cancer-destroying,...

Hemp - The ultimate cash crop, health food and environmental savior rolled into one

(NaturalNews) A new ecovillage in Scotland has utilized an innovative material within its structures - namely, negative carbon hemp. While most environmentally progressive buildings strive for a carbon neutral rank, these houses take eco-friendly a step...

Top 10 ways to boost energy throughout the day (without resorting to caffeine or sugar)

(NaturalNews) We seem to be suffering from an extreme energy crisis in the West, namely, day-to-day chronic fatigue. With fast-paced lifestyles, sometimes it appears that coffee and sugar are an absolute necessity just to get though the day. But there's...

Squid ink - A unique health food that challenges cancer and dangerous pathogens? Promising research says yes

(NaturalNews) Striking on any plate, squid ink-infused cuisine is much more than a pretty edible - new research indicates that these unconventional foods are brimming with health advantages. Whether arroz negro of Spain or Venetian fettuccine al nero...

Ancient solution to a modern wheat problem? Einkorn may provide a new grain alternative for those suffering from gluten intolerance

(NaturalNews) Over the last several years, many who value health are becoming aware of the dangers of gluten, especially when it's consumed as modern wheat. Severe digestive distress, celiac disease, rheumatoid arthritis, ADHD, multiple sclerosis and...

Depression linked with higher incidence of Parkinson's disease - Research

(NaturalNews) According to a new study published in Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology, people who are depressed may have a significantly higher risk of developing Parkinson's disease. Researchers at the Veterans General...

Four specialty salts that can change your health for the better

(NaturalNews) With depleted soils and environmental toxins, consuming a mineral-rich diet is much more taxing now than in the past. Even when the diet is 100 percent organic, ensuring the proper level of nutrients can be difficult. Natural, unprocessed...

Common dehydration linked with cancer, diabetes, stroke and depression - Learn how water therapy can keep you happy and healthy

(NaturalNews) Even though we may think that we're well hydrated on any given day, the truth of the matter is that most of us aren't. The wide-spread consumption of dehydrating caffeinated beverages, such as coffee, soda and tea, make it easy to become...

Live your bliss by boosting brain dopamine levels

(NaturalNews) If you're blue, can't seem to shed those extra pounds or suffer from malaise, you may be lacking adequate dopamine. As a powerful brain neurotransmitter, dopamine regulates movement, feelings of pleasure, cognitive ability and appetite....

Simple medical technique provides lifesaving protection during and after an acute heart attack

(NaturalNews) Considering that heart disease continues to be the leading cause of death in the United States and is responsible for billions of dollars in healthcare expenditures each year, methods to minimize heart damage during and after an attack...

Cultivate exceptional health, clarity and energy with this one nutritional healing system

(NaturalNews) Nutritional balancing therapy may seem simple at first glance, but the protocol is quite powerful for healing a wide range of illness. Originally developed by Dr. Paul C. Eck in the late 1970s, the program has continued to evolve with Dr....

Beat the winter blues with these tips

(NaturalNews) With shorter days and fewer hours of sunlight available in autumn and winter, seasonal affective disorder (SAD) rears its unpleasant head in up to 20 percent of the American population. Characterized by moodiness, depression, cravings for...

Sensitive to gluten? Traditional sourdough offers a unique solution to bread woes

(NaturalNews) Jack Bezian of Bezian's Bakery in Santa Monica, California, has an eye-catching sign behind his loaves of bread, stating: "Roman soldiers had only sourdough bread to get protein." But this is only part of the story. For those who suffer...

New miracle material poised to alleviate the global water and energy crisis

(NaturalNews) Daunting observations made in the Population Institute report, "2030: The 'Perfect Storm' Scenario," clearly illustrate the dire need for innovative solutions concerning the pending worldwide energy and water crisis. According to Science...

The next big health marvel: Mulberry tames cancer, inflammation, Alzheimer's and more

(NaturalNews) If you want to maintain a healthy heart, protect against cancer or avoid Parkinson's disease, look no further than mulberry. Poised to be the newest sensation in health-conscious crowds, both the leaf and berry of the mulberry tree tackle...

Chemtrails: Learn how to protect yourself from these treacherous poisons

(NaturalNews) Short of living in a hermetically sealed house and only eating food grown indoors, dodging the dangerous ramifications of chemtrails is nearly impossible. Unfortunately, these poisonous aerial sprays have become a day-to-day reality for...

BMJ Case Reports journal: Gardasil vaccine suspected in early menopause of 16-year-old girl

(NaturalNews) Continued controversy over Gardasil has emerged with a report published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) linking the vaccine with premature ovarian failure in a teenaged girl. The connection was discovered when the young Australian...

15 health-enhancing reasons to enjoy clove spice every day

(NaturalNews) If you're seeking a way to prevent cancer, solve periodontal issues or add more zest to your sex life, clove may be the answer. Used throughout history and a significant herb in Traditional Chinese Medicine, clove is a common, but often...

Concerned about cancer, inflammation, memory loss or diabetes? 'Holy Fruit of the Himalayas' can help

(NaturalNews) With environmental pollutants, radiation, stress and chemicals bombarding us at every turn, simply consuming a clean diet isn't enough to ensure health - additional fortification with nutrient-dense superfoods is often required to avoid...

Defeat insomnia and sleep easy with these top foods

(NaturalNews) Poor sleep isn't only a nuisance, it's also dangerous for health. Currently, over 50 million Americans suffer from the condition, with women three times more susceptible than men. When we are sleep deprived, the risk of diabetes, depression...

How to lose belly fat and maintain a healthy weight with honey

(NaturalNews) Believe it or not, the holiday season is almost upon us - and with it, the usual overindulgence and weight gain. But we can take action to offset the damage. Armed with a simple daily detox drink and metabolism-boosting remedies, we can...

Six powerful ways to use lavender during the cold and flu season

(NaturalNews) Hidden beneath the pleasing scent of lavender is a fierce natural medicine and formidable protector. Used since antiquity, lavender was a significant guardian against some of the most deadly infectious diseases of all time - the great epidemics...

Lifesaving elixir from poison? Discover the exceptional healing benefit of oleander extract

(NaturalNews) In the late 1960s, a Turkish physician by the name of H. Zima Ozel discovered an ancient natural remedy which encourages remarkable healing and longevity in those who use it. Often referred to as "the Desert Rose," oleander is astonishingly...

Sidestep seasonal illness with a harmonizing autumnal detox

(NaturalNews) A natural season of transition, autumn is an excellent time for a gentle cleanse. According to the ancient Indian healing system of Ayurveda, the fall is when we need to slow down, restore and discard the excess heat of summer. Unlike spring,...

Follow in the footsteps of greatness by rediscovering the astonishing healing benefit of flax

(NaturalNews) Mahatma Gandhi once observed, "Whenever flaxseeds become a regular food item among the people, there will be better health." An almost perfect edible, flaxseed has been known throughout history as an exceptionally versatile plant. Not only...

Detoxing the body of parasites - Discover the best herbal remedies for banishing these health destroying intruders

(NaturalNews) Linked with cancer, seizures, asthma and more, parasites are an invisible, yet very real, threat to health. Difficult to diagnose, physicians and medical personnel often miss the connection between a parasitic infection and serious disease....

Avoid the zinc deficiency trap - Boost health, resiliency and overall well-being with this one essential mineral

(NaturalNews) Did you know that a zinc deficiency can cause over twenty health related issues including cancer, Alzheimer's disease, infertility and Crohn's disease? An often overlooked mineral, zinc plays an important role in a wide range of functions,...

Common surgical procedure linked with polio pandemics

(NaturalNews) Between 1915 and the 1960s, a tonsillectomy was the most common surgery in the United States, even though the function of the tonsils was fairly ambiguous and misunderstood. By 1938, however, a clear connection was made between the procedure...

Confirmed by science: You really can change your DNA - and here's how

(NaturalNews) If you believe that you are at the mercy of your genetic code, great news, you're not. According to the science of epigenetics (the study of how environmental factors outside of DNA influence changes in gene expression), stem cells and...

Soft drink habit in disguise: Commercial fruit juice and smoothies cause more harm than good

(NaturalNews) We may think that we are giving health a good turn by opting for fruit juice or a smoothie instead of soda pop, but health advocates warn that this in not a sound choice. Linked with obesity and type 2 diabetes, these drinks are often a...

GM Golden Rice: Miracle or menace? Top activists speak out

(NaturalNews) Supporters of genetically modified crops have a new darling to advocate, this time under the name "Golden Rice." Touted as a miracle for starving countries, the saffron colored rice is designed to prevent blindness caused by vitamin A deficiency....

Grow your own "miracle tree" and enjoy a natural medicine chest and hearty source of survival food rolled into one

(NaturalNews) Few plants offer such a complete range of benefits as Moringa oleifera with its outstanding nutritional, medicinal and detoxifying properties. Rich in all essential amino acids, vitamins and minerals along with formidable antioxidants,...

Ultimate brain food - Increase memory, reduce the risk of Alzheimer's and protect against multiple sclerosis with ginger

(NaturalNews) Ginger root is a well-recognized health marvel, mending everything from inflammation to cancer to diabetes. But did you know that it can also improve brain function? In our demanding world, acute cognitive ability is essential. Fortunately,...

CDC cover-up: Polio vaccine contaminated with cancer causing virus

(NaturalNews) Yet another serious health disorder has been associated with vaccines. This time, it's cancer. Apparently the connection came to light when the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) abruptly deleted a fact page on their website...

Cattail: Learn how to harvest and utilize this wild aquatic plant during the best and worst of times

(NaturalNews) One of the most common wild plants found throughout the world, cattail, is astoundingly versatile. So much so that it can make the difference between life and death if one is lost in the wilderness or when food is in short supply. But this...

Unregulated nanoparticles in the food supply may pose health risks

(NaturalNews) If you need another reason to avoid processed and packaged foods, have a look at the lax standards surrounding nanotechnology. Falling under a system similar to the FDA's food additive GRAS (Generally Recognized As Safe) designation, nanomaterial...

Common toxin lurking in your pantry causes obesity, diabetes, infertility and a range of unpleasant side effects

(NaturalNews) Typically, individuals concerned about health read labels and question if the food they consume will promote vitality and balance. So it's particularly disturbing when a hazardous ingredient is allowed to infiltrate the food supply under...

Eating by color: Curb cancer risk, encourage emotional stability and support a bright outlook with red hued foods

(NaturalNews) A simple yet profound approach to exceptional health and balance is found in a diet based on color. Strikingly hued fare brims with phytonutrients, vitamins and minerals. The natural color of food also impacts emotions and world view. Red...

'Fruit of the gods' heals cancer, heart disease, diabetes and more

(NaturalNews) The season for persimmon is almost upon us, which brings a wonderful opportunity to enjoy all the health enhancing features of the fruit. Containing abundant fiber, antioxidants and protective compounds, persimmon packs a serious nutritional...

Top 15 compelling reasons to use cardamom often and generously

(NaturalNews) Cinnamon has received plenty of press for its astounding health benefits, and rightly so. But did you know that cardamon is considered the "Queen of Spices" with its own list of exceptional wellness perks? Native to India and Sri Lanka,...

$300 underground greenhouse grows produce year-round, even in severe climates

(NaturalNews) With staggering food prices and shortages looming, there's no better time to grow your own produce. Sadly, most greenhouses are expensive to build and impractical to heat during cold, wintery conditions. Thankfully, a solution is found...

Transform your life in 10 minutes with ancient 'youthing' practice

(NaturalNews) If you need more zest and zip in your life, the secret to these states and more can be found in a set of simple (yet profound) yogic exercises known as the "Five Tibetans." Developed by Buddhist monks and brought to the West in the 1930s,...

Israel soon to ban "the most damaging environmental pollutant of the cold war" - Will the U.S. follow suit?

(NaturalNews) Unlike the United States, which continues to poison its population with fluoridated water, the Supreme Court of Israel has ordered the country to stop adding the toxin to all water supplies by next year. Considering fluoride is linked with...

Want to maximize supplement absorption? Try transdermal nutrients

(NaturalNews) More effective than oral supplements in many situations, topical application of nutrients is often an overlooked (although superior) method of delivery. Whether using magnesium oil for debilitating arthritis, iodine to heal skin cancer...

Gatekeeper hormone can make or break health and weight - Here's how to balance the odds

(NaturalNews) Ever heard of leptin? It just happens to be a master hormone that influences weight, energy and cardiovascular health. When this hormone is imbalanced, a cascade of health issues are provoked - creating a path of general ill health. If...

Discover how to fortify yourself against cancer, inflammation, depression and more with this one aromatic flower

(NaturalNews) With summer in full blossom and an abundance of roses in their prime glory, now is the perfect time to take full advantage of all the health promoting qualities of the flower. Whether utilizing the calming, antibacterial and therapeutic...

Dying to be healthy - Many protein powders laced with heavy metals, MSG

(NaturalNews) Commercial protein powders and shakes are a popular choice among fitness crowds as well as busy professionals, moms and pregnant women. On the surface, these expedient snacks and meals appear innocent, but upon closer examination, are fraught...

Ancient miracle seed tackles asthma, cancer, diabetes and more

(NaturalNews) Who would guess that a tiny black seed could help heal cancer, calm epilepsy and decrease insulin resistance? In fact, Nigella sativa is known as the "seed of blessing," providing natural relief to a wide variety of illness and chronic...

Gelatin: A protein rich superfood that conquers food allergies, insomnia, arthritis - plus much more

(NaturalNews) Back in the 1950s, Jello molds were all the rage in the United States and many of us have disturbing memories of these artificial creations. Certainly not consumed for health, Jello actually has a little known secret buried amongst the...

Yet another reason to go organic - Research verifies it really is more nutritious

(NaturalNews) While it's generally agreed in the natural health arena that organically produced fare is superior in safety compared to crops that utilize GMOs or chemical pesticides, the fact that it's more nutritious might be overlooked by consumers....

Positive mental states encourage health and longevity - Research

(NaturalNews) According to current research, gratitude and appreciation aren't just pleasant emotions, both offer tangible health benefits as well. The HeartMath Institute in California has taken these findings a step further, providing a systematic...

Confirmed by science - Strawberries provide outstanding protective benefit against cancer, diabetes and more

(NaturalNews) With the bounty of organic summertime strawberries currently available, there's no time like the present to appreciate all the exceptional health benefits of this remarkable fruit. As a mighty guardian against a host of chronic disease,...

Feeling physically and mentally overwhelmed? Try ashwagandha - an all-around wonder herb for anxiety, stress and toxic overload

(NaturalNews) With the current state of the world concerning environmental destruction, GMOs and political corruption, it's no surprise the average person is on edge. Now more than ever, fortifying the body and mind against this relentless attack is...

The fattening of America - Is water fluoridation to blame?

(NaturalNews) As more information comes to light about fluoride poisoning across the country, connections between the chemical and weight gain are garnering attention. A known suppressor of the thyroid gland, fluoride is a major player in the rampant...

Banish osteoporosis and tooth loss with these superstar teas

(NaturalNews) If you have weak teeth and bones, or simply would like to fortify yourself against future problems, select herbal teas are a great daily choice. Packed with bone enhancing compounds, these age-old elixirs are a tasty way to strengthen skeletal...

Fukushima update - North American food supply poisoned along Pacific Coast

(NaturalNews) If you live on the West Coast of the U.S. or Canada, you may want to reconsider your water filtration method as well as how you select and prepare food. Evidently, the nightmare of Fukushima is far from over - another 16 million years to...

Cherries a superfood? Research confirms this well-known fruit tackles cancer, insomnia, high blood pressure and gout

(NaturalNews) For those of you who love cherries, this ruby sweet fruit is much more than a tasty summer treat. Shown to combat cancer, improve sleep, balance blood pressure and ease gout, you really cannot lose. Compounds found within cherries also...

Tooth whitening 101: Flash a gorgeous smile with these natural methods

(NaturalNews) A sparkling white smile is more than simply cosmetic - it also reflects the state of inner health. Teeth tend to yellow with age and exposure to staining food and drink, yet discoloration also suggests impaired tooth structure. All in all,...

Food as medicine: Rooibos shines as a potent defense against Alzheimer's, cancer, hypertension and more

(NaturalNews) If you are a fan of green, black or white tea you may want to rethink your beverage of choice. Rooibos (Aspalathus linear) trumps all three with its substantial health enhancing features. Even if you are not an ardent tea drinker, a second...

Bring on the sun - Discover safe and natural skin protective solutions this summer

(NaturalNews) With summer in full force, many are embracing commercial sunscreens in a misguided effort to minimize burning and reduce skin cancer risk. Unfortunately, most sun care creams, sprays and gels are filled with photocarcinogenic ingredients...

Summer pests wrecking havoc on outdoor fun? Defend against the little scoundrels with these natural tips

(NaturalNews) With summer in full swing and open-air activities beckoning, don't sacrifice health and well-being for toxic insect repellents. Instead, whip up a painless recipe or two that keep disease-carrying pests at bay. Pleasant, natural and effective,...

Groundbreaking research exposes the serious health consequences of thirdhand smoke

(NaturalNews) Researchers at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in California have proven for the first time that thirdhand smoke produces significant damage to human DNA. A toxic residue from cigarette smoke that adheres to practically every...

Vitamin P deficiency: How lack of pleasure severely impacts health

(NaturalNews) As we race through our busy days and barely take time to eat, let alone enjoy a meal, more is at stake than simply depriving our taste buds - vitality is seriously compromised too. When we don't take pleasure in our food, regardless of...

Neuroprotective goji berry offers new hope in preventing and treating Alzheimer's disease

(NaturalNews) Promising research on goji berry (Lycium barbarum) has shown a positive correlation between consumption of the fruit and neuroprotective benefits that minimize the ravaging effects of Alzheimer's. These findings give a ray of hope to the...

Sungazing: Discover the bright rewards of this ancient practice

(NaturalNews) Reserved for the elite priests and shamans of ancient sun worshiping civilizations, sungazing was considered a powerful tool for spiritual and physical transformation. Today, the practice has been revived and embraced once again - gaining...

Could the use of a standing desk slash the risk of diabetes, cancer and premature death? Advocates say yes

(NaturalNews) As research continues to confirm the deadly effects of sitting for long periods of time, savvy workers are switching to standing desks and reaping the benefits. Notable advocates of tall work stations include Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens,...

Overheated this summer? Cool anger, anxiety, stress and more with chrysanthemum tea

(NaturalNews) Long revered by traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), chrysanthemum tea balances the system in a variety of ways. Especially useful during the spring and summer months, it cools the body and clears the liver. The tea also supports immunity,...

Estrogen overload - How environment and lifestyle contribute to hormonal imbalance while devastating the health of both men and women

(NaturalNews) Estrogen is typically considered a female hormone, vital for the reproductive system. Yet with the widespread use of plastics and pesticides, estrogen dominance is now a serious issue for both men and women. Excessive levels not only increase...

Change your life with these top superfoods

(NaturalNews) Let's face it. When we are feeling run down, muddled, overweight or unwell, it's difficult to achieve our goals or live life to the fullest. Traditionally, Asian cultures believe nutrient dense food is one of the most powerful allies for...

Top ten healthy reasons to eat chocolate

(NaturalNews) Good news for all you chocolate lovers out there, new research has found this divine food has even more health boosting advantages than previously recognized. Not only does it enhance both cardiovascular and mental well-being, but it also...

Stubborn excess body fat that won't budge? Yoga can help

(NaturalNews) Not only is yoga exceptional for reducing stress, relaxing the body and taming disease, but it's also a fabulous method for shedding unwanted pounds. By increasing oxygen intake, unblocking energy and strengthening the endocrine system,...

Latest research - Scientists discover correlation between GMOs and leukemia

(NaturalNews) As if there isn't enough reason to avoid genetically modified food, new research has discovered GMOs are linked with leukemia and anemia. The study found that Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) used in bioengineered seeds has a substantial adverse...

Stay cool this summer with natural medicine and herbal remedies

(NaturalNews) As we enter into the dog days of summer, it's easy to keep cool with specific foods and herbs under our belt. Using the wisdom of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), we can remain balanced, calm and energetic as the mercury rises. Particular...

Wheat madness - Is this popular grain provoking mental illness?

(NaturalNews) A mainstay in most Western diets, wheat is normally not associated with mental illness. Yet research has shown an intolerance to compounds within the grain can cause major neurological issues, including psychotic breakdowns. Far from a...

Looking for a way to slim down, boost clarity and renew vitality? A healthy thyroid may be the secret

(NaturalNews) Feeling sluggish with perpetual brain fog? What about weight gain, depression and hair loss? If suffering from these ailments, a lethargic thyroid may be the culprit. Modern lifestyles and toxins as well as gluten can wreck havoc on the...

Trace mineral lithium really does curb violent crime, depression and suicide

(NaturalNews) The word lithium frequently conjures images of catatonic psychiatric patients and side effects so severe that premature death is commonplace. But naturally occurring lithium is a far cry from pharmaceutical grades. Found in the soil, water...

Myrtle tree oil: An all-around wonder remedy for wrinkles, depression, infectious disease and neurological disorders

(NaturalNews) Famous for its superior antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral properties, oil from the lemon myrtle tree knocks out stubborn salmonella and staph organisms while providing a variety of cosmetic uses. Not only does it soothe wrinkles and...

Antibacterial agent in common household products shown to weaken the heart and muscles

(NaturalNews) Found in a variety of soaps, hand sanitizers, fabrics, toothpastes, mouthwashes and even tap water, researchers have discovered triclosan is far from harmless. Linked to heart failure and decline in muscle strength, the agent has come under...

Monsanto hires infamous mercenary firm Blackwater to track activists around the world

(NaturalNews) Remember the private mercenary army Blackwater that caused such a stir in Iraq during an unprovoked attack in 2007? Apparently, Monsanto and the controversial security firm are in bed together, described by blogger Randy Ananda as "a death-tech...

3D printers may revolutionize more than just consumer products - Scientists can now print human 'tissue' and functional artificial ears

(NaturalNews) The age of 3D printing is here - and not only for common household products. Scientists have discovered a way to print a tissue-like material as well as an artificial ear, potentially revolutionizing how physicians approach the replacement...

Medical radiation treatments fraught with technician error and fatal mishap, oversight questionable

(NaturalNews) Medical radiation accidents are more common than you may think. Whether it's a software glitch or technician error, there are plenty of opportunities for a scan or treatment to go horribly wrong. And technologists are poorly regulated in...

Turmeric - A fierce superfood spice that melts away body fat and defeats insulin resistance

(NaturalNews) Besides garnering attention as a a veritable fountain of youth, cancer tamer and fibromyalgia remedy, turmeric has proven itself to be a formidable weight loss superfood as well. Easing inflammation is just one benefit of this golden beauty....

Nurture genius by bucking the system - Autistic boy with higher IQ than Einstein discovers his gift after removal from state-run therapy

(NaturalNews) In yet another example of how an out of control goliath state system can cause more harm than good, a teenage boy who was diagnosed with autism at a young age has risen to stellar heights after quitting the special ed system with the help...

Parents bully youth over fracking presentation at Colorado middle school

(NaturalNews) Fracking has turned into an explosive topic at a Colorado school where several staff members may be forced to resign over an informational student presentation. Two young members of the environmental group Earth Guardians educated students...

Thunder god vine compound annihilates cancer in 40 days, researchers discover

(NaturalNews) Rarely known outside traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), lei gong teng or "thunder god vine" is stunning Western researchers with its ability to stop cancer in its tracks - in as little as forty days. Used for its health enhancing qualities...

Oil pulling: A cheap, easy and effective solution to health woes? Modern research says yes

(NaturalNews) Dating back thousands of years in Ayurvedic medicine, oil pulling may seem like an unlikely curative miracle due to its simplicity. Yet practitioners of the therapy laud its effectiveness in healing everything from AIDS to diabetes, heart...

Manuka oil conquers deadly MRSA bacteria where conventional medicine fails

(NaturalNews) With life threatening instances of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections on the rise, many are seeking safe and effective alternatives in the realm of natural medicine. Manuka oil is a shinning example. Reports of...

Common backyard weeds for dinner? Delicious and nutrient rich fare at your fingertips that won't break the bank

(NaturalNews) Instead of signing over your entire paycheck for organic produce, have you considered the bounty of nourishing fare growing wild right in your own backyard? Not surprisingly, edible weeds have come back into vogue as food prices continue...

Organic agriculture ravaged by chemtrails - Monsanto seizes the opportunity, profits and dominates

(NaturalNews) Organic farmers have yet another environmental hazard to contend with, this time compliments of the U.S. government in the form of chemtrails. A mess of toxic chemicals, these harmful sprays pollute the soil, water and air while compromising...

Stress - The modern poison that is making us fat, bald, crazy and extremely unhealthy

(NaturalNews) The term stress is tossed around freely in this modern age and has become a casual buzzword for just about any predicament that we find unpleasant. Yet how it truly effects health and well-being in substantial ways is rarely acknowledged....

Fracking: A silent death sweeps across the nation

(NaturalNews) Farmland is tainted. Drinking water turns flammable. And humans along with animals are sick. The cause? Fracking. It's terrorizing the environment, destroying the health of those who live close to the sites and contaminating the food supply....

Sidestep the health ravaging consequences of an atomic blast with a macrobiotic diet

(NaturalNews) When the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August of 1945, over 12,000 people were instantly killed while an additional 100,000 suffered injuries. A curious phenomena followed. Even though a majority of the people within...

U.S. bipolar rates soar despite heavy use of psychiatric drugs, natural alternatives may prove more effective

(NaturalNews) America has one of the highest rates of bipolar disease in the world with a staggering 5.7 million adults diagnosed. Characterized by periods of bone crushing depression swinging to cycles of mania, the disorder can destroy families and...

Genetics have little influence over health, top stem cell biologist asserts

(NaturalNews) Bruce Lipton believes 98 percent of all illness is environmental, while a mere two percent of disease can be traced to genetic disposition. Working as a stem cell researcher at Stanford University, Lipton uncovered a startling truth: Our...

Ron Paul's new homeschooling curriculum: Bucking the public educational system, one liberty-minded student at a time

(NaturalNews) Ron Paul is on a mission to educate children. The former U.S. congressman is far from retirement with his latest project -- creating an alternative to the public school system through an independent online home curriculum. Paul believes...

Can guerrilla gardening save the world? One green renegade is on a mission to do just that - a single edible plot at a time

(NaturalNews) "If kids grow kale, they eat kale," Ron Finley, a famed guerrilla gardener, asserts during his 2013 TED talk. He also believes that food gardening is a revolutionary move with the ability to change the world. In an act of rebellion against...

Palm oil health craze may push animals to extinction while destroying the environment

(NaturalNews) Red palm oil has burst onto the health scene as a miracle food, helping to heal everything from cardiovascular disease to Alzheimer's to cancer. However, as it becomes more popular worldwide, a dark secret has come to light. Due to its...

Seeking the key to happiness? Research suggests taming the wandering mind

(NaturalNews) Eastern philosophies have advocated it for more than a millennia. Ram Dass wrote a book about it. And now, an iPhone app has collected data on it. The subject is presence and its relation to happiness. Over the last few years, happiness...

Bitcoin a smashing success worldwide - exceeds $1 billion in value as other currencies fail

(NaturalNews) Within just a few short years, Bitcoin is a currency to be reckoned with. Already its value has topped $1 billion with greater gains predicted for the future. As a revolutionary and independent virtual currency, many are flocking to bitcoin...

An inconvenient truth about climate change - Grazing livestock may hold the secret to preventing environmental annihilation

(NaturalNews) Allan Savory is a controversial figure with a shocking message: Global warming and desertification can be radically reversed by grazing large herds of animals. The antithesis of accepted thought on climate change, Savory's solution has...

The dark underbelly of sustainable development: Agenda 21

(NaturalNews) Sustainable development has been the catchphrase of the environmental movement for over 20 years and rarely are underlying motives questioned. After all, a majority of people want a healthy future, free of pollutants and global warming...

Sunshine vitamin - A potent defense against deadly new tuberculosis strains

(NaturalNews) With antibiotic resistant tuberculosis superbugs on the rise around the world, natural remedies are increasingly important to combat the spread of this serious disease. Consuming adequate levels of vitamin D is crucial not only for a healthy...

Wash radiation, heavy metals and other health harming poisons down the drain with a detoxifying soak

(NaturalNews) Therapeutic baths are a simple, inexpensive and effective way to keep the body and spirit in top form. Radioactive poisons, heavy metals and other hazardous substances are safely removed from the system without overburdening internal organs...

Could micro-algae free America from foreign wars, debt and environmental destruction? 'Green crude oil' and 'living buildings' may hold the secret to liberation

(NaturalNews) Next time you notice green slime growing in a pool or pond, take a second look. Incredibly, that bit of algae could be the secret to solving our war related financial difficulties and environmental troubles. As an incredible source of alternative...

Antibiotic use on organic apples and pears proves unnecessary -- Here's how to end the madness and protect yourself

(NaturalNews) When we relish a delicious organic apple or pear, we usually don't suspect we are also ingesting a mouthful of antibiotics. As shocking as this may seem, it's yet another dirty little secret of the certified organic industry in the U.S....

The ultimate craving - How industry designs food to be as addictive as narcotics (and keeps us coming back for more)

(NaturalNews) It's not surprising that processed foods are designed to foster addictive behavior -- robbing us of our health, serenity and hard-earned cash. Sugar, fat, salt and artificial flavors are manipulated in such a way that after one taste, consumers...

The BPA challenge - Reduce exposure and detoxify in five days or fewer

(NaturalNews) Bisphenol A (BPA) is one of those modern toxins that is difficult to dodge. Found in an assortment of plastic food packaging, drink containers and even credit card receipts, it's impossible to completely avoid. And the general public is...

Radioactive recliner chairs, apartment buildings and household goods are not as unusual as you may think - and it's about to get worse

(NaturalNews) The American government has developed a solution for all the excess radioactive metal from the medical industry and military: Make it into belt buckles. Or forks. Even cheese graters are fair game. The stainless steel beverage cups used...

Approved by the USDA -- Common additive in organic food triggers significant inflammation and cancer

(NaturalNews) Think the USDA has your back concerning organics? Think again. Behind closed doors, corporate interests reign supreme where certified organic policy is concerned. A prime example is the use of carrageenan as a common ingredient. Linked...

This is your brain on NutraSweet - and it isn't pretty

(NaturalNews) Got milk? A better question would be: Got seizures, migraine headaches, brain tumors or depression? If the dairy industry has its way, a major cause of these disorders in the form of aspartame could soon be a common ingredient in the milk...

Clean and green - Inspiring urban farm grows an astonishing three tons of produce a year on a mere 1/10 of an acre

(NaturalNews) With food prices steadily rising over the last several years, by as much as five percent, families are scaling back and going without many staples just to put a meal on the table. Or worse, resorting to 'bargains' like fast food specials,...

Say goodbye to dieting -- Find your rhythm and shed extra pounds effortlessly with bio-circadian nutrition

(NaturalNews) It's a familiar story with many: the diet saga. Whether skipping meals or eliminating carbohydrates, 100 percent raw or totally carnivorous -- the options are endless in the promise of slimming down and winning the battle of the bulge for...

Ready for a good spring cleaning? Spruce up the liver with these recommendations

(NaturalNews) It may be hard to believe, but we are already racing headlong into our next season -- springtime. According to traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), each season coordinates with a specific organ and spring just so happens to be the time of...

Ditch the commercial sports drinks and artificial protein bars - Try economical, nourishing and handmade varieties instead

(NaturalNews) In a rather sad and ironic state of affairs, individuals exercising to improve health and fitness often fall into the trap of neon colored sport drinks and sugary protein bars with questionable ingredients -- believing these products support...

Avoid the nuisance of jet lag with these top natural remedies

(NaturalNews) Suffering from jet lag and dragging yourself around is not the most pleasant experience after a long flight. Luckily, several natural remedies can help save the day. By tending to physical and mental balance along with the circadian rhythm,...

Discover the seven habits of exceedingly healthy people

(NaturalNews) Ever marvel over friends, family members or colleagues who never seem to get sick? They breeze through flu epidemics, office stomach bugs and colds totally unscathed. It truly makes you wonder: Is there a secret to outstanding health in...

The U.S. and other failing economies take note: Iceland may hold the solution to financial woes

(NaturalNews) When the world first learned of the economic collapse in Iceland during 2008, many felt it would be yet another exercise in corruption, bailouts and crippling debt. News reports were prolific in those early days when it looked as though...

Learn how to detoxify electromagnetic radiation and more with bentonite clay

(NaturalNews) Consuming clay may seem like the action of a child rather than an adult, but wellness professionals are clear: Clay is good for you. As a mighty cleanser, bentonite detoxifies the liver, colon and skin. It also absorbs nasty bacteria throughout...

Create health, wealth and happiness in just a few minutes per day with an ancient Hawaiian healing technique

(NaturalNews) Could four simple phrases really be the key to health, happiness, peace and prosperity? Proponents of Ho'oponopono believe so. Developed by the shamans of Hawaii, this little known system creates effortless flow in life, allowing relationships...

Vanquish sugar addiction naturally (and painlessly) with these tips

(NaturalNews) Sugar addiction is a subtle and insidious dependency that creeps up completely unnoticed. Unknowingly consumed in processed food or a seemingly harmless meal out, sugar is everywhere. In fact, the average American ingests 150 pounds of...

New farm bill gives Monsanto carte blanche - Massive public outcry necessary to stop the legislation from passing into law

(NaturalNews) Imagine judicial review for protecting consumer rights and the environment going up in a puff of smoke and biotech corporations like Monsanto having complete immunity to plant whatever they want, whenever they want -- without testing. This...

Leaky gut syndrome - Naturally conquer this silent threat to health

(NaturalNews) Suffering from brain fog, confusion, poor memory or irritability? How about more serious disease like cancer, diabetes, osteoporosis or Alzheimer's? All of these and more are linked with leaky gut syndrome. Physicians and natural medicine...

It's true: You really can protect yourself against electromagnetic radiation - here's how

(NaturalNews) The average person usually doesn't realize they are jeopardizing their health by innocently clicking away on the computer or talking on a cordless phone. Linked with cancer, Alzheimer's, multiple sclerosis, chronic fatigue, miscarriage...

Want to avoid the flu epidemic? Here's how to stay healthy with elderberry

(NaturalNews) A versatile herb, black elderberry (Sambucus nigra) has been known throughout the ages as a potent immune booster -- tackling colds and influenza, heart disease and even cancer. Used for centuries as a folk remedy in North America, Europe,...

Cultivate fierce health and a bright mind with Incan sacha inchi

(NaturalNews) Inca peanut, otherwise known as sacha inchi, is a powerful superfood chock-full of omega-3s, protein and fiber. As an inflammation fighter, sacha inchi is extraordinary. The brain, bones and joints all benefit from the remarkable nutrition...

Enhance spiritual, mental and physical well-being with a pineal gland detox

(NaturalNews) A tiny gland in the center of the brain named the pineal may seem insignificant, but researchers have found it to be vital for physical, mental and, many believe, spiritual health. Through poor diet, exposure to toxins, stress and modern...

Beat holiday bloat and weight gain with bitter elixirs

(NaturalNews) Don't be weighed down by heavy meals and sugary treats this holiday season. Instead, try a bitter aperitif to help reduce indigestion, nausea, extra pounds and much more. Designed to improve digestion and detoxify the body, herbal bitters...

Unclog the liver and dissolve belly fat with these tips

(NaturalNews) After all the holiday overindulgence and stress, it is a good time to clean up the diet and detox the body. Cleansing the liver should be a top priority. When this organ is working properly, unwanted body fat disappears -- especially around...

Sensationalist media breeds deadly shooting sprees and encourages copycat murders - Here's how to end the madness

(NaturalNews) In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy, mainstream media has guaranteed more mass shootings will transpire in the future. By showcasing murderers as cult-like antiheroes, extreme acts of violence are glorified -- prompting...

Honey - A top survival food, wound healer and all-purpose health tonic

(NaturalNews) The humble jar of honey in your cabinet is more than just an exquisite sweetener -- it's also an incredible survival food and medicine chest rolled into one. Known throughout history for its health merits, honey is a broad spectrum healer....

A daily dose of gratitude encourages health, happiness and vibrancy - researchers assert

(NaturalNews) With all the insanity in the world, it is easy to become bogged down with negativity. Destructive weather, economic meltdowns, a toxic environment, GMOs. The list could go on forever. It is natural to become disillusioned, depressed and...

Recommended by Taoist masters, revered by athletes - Schizandra berry uplifts energy, sharpens the mind and enhances libido

(NaturalNews) Forget the morning cup of java -- try schizandra instead. This tiny fruit will provide clarity and energy without toxic and unnerving side effects. A powerful berry, schizandra combats everything from aging to nervous exhaustion to poor...

Brew up a wealth of healthful benefit with chai tea

(NaturalNews) Next time you are savoring a creamy cup of Indian chai tea, here's something to ponder: The characteristic spicy flavor is also what makes chai outrageously healthy. Cinnamon, ginger, clove, anise and black tea are superfoods in their own...

Herbal contraception - Discover a safe and effective alternative to synthetic hormones

(NaturalNews) Hormone-based contraception like the pill, patch or vaginal ring carry hefty health risks such as cancer, heart attack and stroke. An alternative to these dangers is the ancient use of herbs to avoid pregnancy. When an individual takes...

Discover the ancient wisdom and modern science behind kidney health

(NaturalNews) Winter is the season of the kidney according to traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). It is especially important to tend to these organs during this time. With a measure of proper care and attention, kidney health is strengthened while painful...

Heal autism, depression and autoimmune disorders with a GAPS diet

(NaturalNews) The Gut and Psychology Syndrome diet (GAPS) is not for the faint of heart. It requires patience and dedication, not to mention time -- up to three years. But for those suffering from asthma, food intolerance and allergy, developmental delays,...

Deadly new pertussis strain linked with whooping cough vaccine

(NaturalNews) Whooping cough (pertussis) has reached epidemic levels in the U.S. -- the highest in five decades. Considering a majority of those who contract the disease are vaccinated, the absurdity of the call for increased pertussis vaccinations by...

Homeopathy dramatically more effective at preventing and treating whooping cough than allopathic medicine

(NaturalNews) Living in a toxic world isn't easy, but we can protect ourselves with a bit of knowledge and awareness. Vaccination is a prime example. Concoctions of poison, vaccines are linked with autism, seizures and death. Astoundingly, the CDC is...

Stop hair loss and damage with these natural remedies

(NaturalNews) Americans are not known for their lush locks and it is no wonder -- their diet tends to be high in harmful fats, laden with sugar and heavy in animal protein along with dairy. All these foods contribute to hair loss and breakage according...

Beware: Shoes can be hazardous to your health

(NaturalNews) Heard of earthing yet? It's all the rage among those who want to be more energetic, grounded, clear, healthy and youthful. Simply place bare feet on sand or a moist patch of grass for at least 10 minutes. Really, that's it. The benefits...

Calm anxiety and lighten the heart with motherwort herb

(NaturalNews) Whether grappling with Frankenstorms, a major life transition or the day-to-day grind, we could all use a little anxiety relief now and then. Motherwort is an excellent herb for soothing the nervous system and heart -- helping to regulate...

Fortify yourself this winter with nature's medicine chest

(NaturalNews) Cold and flu season is almost upon us. Before it's too late, strengthen defenses naturally with herbal, dietary and lifestyle tips. If a bug does manage to settle in, use a few of the following suggestions to lessen symptoms and severity...

Encourage prosperity, alleviate famine and heal the environment with hemp

(NaturalNews) Hemp. Just the word conjures images of the Drug Enforcement Administration and political battles. But industrial hemp is a far cry from marijuana and contains almost zero THC. An ancient crop, hemp has served humanity since 2000 BCE --...

The big sellout -- Majority of organic companies owned by mega corporations

(NaturalNews) One of the most beneficial aspects of the Yes on 37 campaign is the transparency it created regarding seemingly 'natural' and organic brands. Mega conglomerates like Dean Foods, Coca Cola, Hain, Kraft, PepsiCo and Heinz have gobbled up...

Destructive weather patterns and HAARP - Scientists investigate a possible connection

(NaturalNews) With the aftermath of hurricane Sandy still fresh in the minds of Americans, many are questioning the possible link between destructive weather patterns and the High Frequency Active Auroral Research Program (HAARP) in Alaska. Several researchers...

Top healing foods that stop ovarian cancer in its tracks

(NaturalNews) Ovarian cancer is one of the most deadly diseases out there. It is the fifth leading cause of cancer death among U.S. women -- an astounding 14,000 out of 23,000 diagnosed each year, die. Ovarian cancer tends to be aggressive and generally...

California hoodwinked by big business, Prop 37 fails - Here's how to continue the battle for safe food

(NaturalNews) Big money wins yet again -- this time defeating Prop. 37 in California. Monsanto, DuPont and others contributed $45 million to keep the American public in the dark about genetically modified organisms. Even though the failure of this ballot...

Incidence of gluten sensitivity skyrocketing in the U.S. - Are GMOs to blame?

(NaturalNews) Gluten intolerance has reached epidemic proportions -- a staggering 40 percent of the U.S. population now suffers from it in one form or another. Celiac disease alone strikes one in every 133 Americans. Taking into account the fact that...

Cocoa butter is not just for chocolate anymore - Discover the healthy secrets behind this sensuous food

(NaturalNews) Need another reason to love the cacao bean? As it turns out, cocoa butter has its own set of health enhancing properties apart from cocoa. External use of the butter clears everything from psoriasis to dermatitis to eczema, while conditions...

Divine brain food - Sharpen your thinking with chocolate

(NaturalNews) Most people don't need an excuse to eat chocolate -- its creamy texture and delicious taste are reason enough. Yet, here is another compelling reason to savor chocolate: it helps your brain work better. Flavonols present within chocolate...

GMOs - Suspected culprit in devastating 'fiber disease'

(NaturalNews) Straight out of a sci-fi horror film, a mysterious disease that produces sores, rashes and sharp fibers beneath the skin may be linked with genetically modified organisms. Along with bug-like crawling sensations, Morgellons disease causes...

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An apple a day keeps the doctor away (and makes you svelte, smart and strong too)

(NaturalNews) We have all heard the old adage "an apple a day keeps the doctor away," but new research has shown that apples have many more benefits than previously thought. Want to improve memory, endurance or weight loss? Eat an apple. How about boosting...

Sugar consumption a 'public health crisis' aggravated by GM sugar beets

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Laughter really is the best medicine -- Lower blood sugar, ease pain and boost health with a daily dose of mirth

(NaturalNews) A young child can laugh over 300 times a day whereas an adult will chuckle a fraction of this amount -- often much less, if at all. It's no joke. When life is taken too seriously, we are missing out on one of the greatest health boosting...

How to grow your own superfoods this winter

(NaturalNews) No need to bypass all the health perks of fresh superfoods this winter -- simply grow them inside on a sunny window ledge. As the weather turns colder, now more than ever it is important to fortify the body with nutrient dense foods. What...

Cure eczema the natural way

(NaturalNews) A painful and often debilitating disease, eczema is a skin disorder that is suffered by millions. Frequently treated with steroids, the immune system is further compromised -- inflaming the dermis and creating a vicious cycle that is difficult...

Common backyard weed may curb cancer risk

(NaturalNews) Found almost everywhere, peppergrass is a familiar plant that many consider an undesirable weed. Who would have thought a backyard 'pest' could potentially prevent cancer? And that is not the only disease deterred by peppergrass -- it has...

Avoid GMOs in gluten-free baked goods this holiday season with these tips

(NaturalNews) With the holiday baking season just around the corner, ingredients that are free of harmful substances and GMOs are an important consideration. After all, poisoning friends and family is not exactly the model of holiday cheer. For those...

Maqui - A rebellious little berry that tames inflammation, prevents cancer and supports a healthy heart

(NaturalNews) Could a small purple berry fuel unlimited stamina, heal innumerable health complaints and turn back the hands of time? Maqui berry can do all of this and more. The fierce Mapuche warriors indigenous to Chile attribute their strength, vigor...

Not just another pretty face - Boost immunity, soothe anxiety and calm distressed skin with cornflower herb

(NaturalNews) As a powerful medicinal plant, cornflower offers a wealth of benefits. Muscle and joint pain, eye complaints, anxiety, skin irritations and digestive upset all respond well to this edible flower. Cornflower also helps to increase immunity...

'Miracle grass' encourages longevity while dispelling disease

(NaturalNews) More potent than ginseng, jiaogulan is a powerful antidote to aging, cancer, cardiovascular disease, stress and fatigue. It even helps to maintain proper weight. Known as an immortality elixir, this herb has been used for centuries throughout...

Pumpkin -- A surprising superfood that lightens depression, subdues inflammation and discourages kidney stones

(NaturalNews) Pumpkin isn't just for pie or jack-o-lanterns anymore. Full of vitamins, essential fatty acids, minerals and fiber -- this superfood should be consumed happily and often. The nutrients found in pumpkin prevent and alleviate conditions such...

Political and corporate elite shun GM food on their own plate

(NaturalNews) With a sad twist of irony, corporate and government elite dine on safe, organic food while the masses, those very people who are supposedly represented and protected by their governments, are poisoned by hidden genetically modified organisms,...

Soothe Parkinson's disease with nutritional therapy, tai chi and dancing the tango

(NaturalNews) Individuals with Parkinson's disease are tossing their drugs and finding relief with alternative medicine instead. From tai chi to tango lessons; Mucuna pruriens herb to nutritional therapy, many are discovering new ways to manage the disease...

A poem a day keeps the doctor away

(NaturalNews) Imagine receiving a poem instead of a standard prescription during your next doctor visit. Used to assist cancer patients and adolescents; those struggling with autism, depression or the dark avenues of grief -- poetry therapy is a powerful...

Rid the body of dangerous Bt-toxin found in genetically modified food with these tips

(NaturalNews) Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are everywhere. Even when we make our best effort to eat organically, a GMO will slip through here and there -- we eat out or cheat with a few conventional corn chips. Usually the body can handle a...

Leap tall buildings in a single bound with rhodiola herb

(NaturalNews) Used by the ancient Greeks, Vikings and Chinese emperors to increase vitality, endurance and mental acuity -- rhodiola has a colorful history dating back thousands of years. In more modern times, it is known as a potent tonic for depression,...

Apple forgets to 'Think Different'

(NaturalNews) It is easy to be lured into the techno sphere of walled gardens. After all, who wouldn't like a user experience that keeps out the cyber riff-raff of undesirable malware or offensive and questionable material. The problem is that the safe...

Be the change with crowd-funding

(NaturalNews) Instead of turning to big banks, the government or credit cards, creative entrepreneurs and environmental activists are using the power of numbers to realize their dreams. Enter crowd-funding. By tapping into networks of individuals, small...

"Genetic Roulette" documentary shatters the myth of GMO safety -- for a few days only, watch it for free

(NaturalNews) According to the new documentary Genetic Roulette, "...physicians and scientists have uncovered a grave trend. The same serious health problems found in lab animals, livestock, and pets that have been fed GM foods are now on the rise in...

Tame hunger and cravings with serotonin

(NaturalNews) Researchers have found a way to calm savage carbohydrate cravings by altering brain chemistry for the better. The neurotransmitter serotonin not only alleviates depression and anxiety, it also subdues hunger and the desire for carbs. A...

Edible schoolyards and healthy cooking lessons - Growing fresh solutions for childhood obesity

(NaturalNews) Purple carrots, raspberry bushes and a bounty of schoolyard-grown vegetables are sprouting up around the nation. Edible schoolyards are teaching children about sustainability, nutrition and the fun of growing, cooking and eating their own...

Forget Prozac - Try probiotics to ease anxiety, curb depression and elevate mood

(NaturalNews) Could eating yogurt be a replacement for antidepressants? A group of scientists believe so. Groundbreaking research has shown that a common strain of probiotic can create GABA within the gut while also enhancing brain receptors for this...

More than just a gut feeling - How mood and emotions are influenced by the 'second brain'

(NaturalNews) Attitude and outlook may not all be in the head. Researchers have found that the gut can function like a second brain -- influencing the nervous system and behavior. High fat intake has been shown to affect this gastrointestinal nervous...

Debunking the cholesterol myth and cultivating true heart health

(NaturalNews) Cholesterol has received plenty of negative media over the last decade as the reason behind heart attack and arterial disease. Several pivotal studies have shown that cholesterol is not the cause behind problems of the heart as once thought....

Win the battle of the bulge with probiotics and green tea

(NaturalNews) With obesity reaching epidemic proportions, new ways to slim down are in demand. Instead of fad diets and strange drinks, try natural green tea and probiotics. Both are found to be exceptionally effective in helping individuals shed extra...

Three simple (and economical) methods to clear away negative emotion and toxins daily

(NaturalNews) Detoxification need not be something to dread as an expensive, complicated and exhausting ordeal. A few quick, daily habits can flush out physical and emotional toxins gently and easily. Air, water and a brush are the magical trio that...

Declare economic independence with revolutionary micro-currency

(NaturalNews) Communities around the world who find the mainstream economic system taxing at best and downright disempowering at worst are taking matters into their own hands. With micro-currency and modern day barter systems, people are making positive...

Wake up to the benefits of power napping - Boost clarity, happiness and cardiovascular health with this one daily habit

(NaturalNews) Albert Einstein, Leonardo Da Vinci, Nikola Tesla, Winston Churchill and John F. Kennedy all have one thing in common: daily mid-afternoon naps. Linked with clarity, increased performance, memory, mood and even heart health, naps are an...

Mushroom found on birch tree holds promise as a potent anti-cancer tonic

(NaturalNews) A little known mushroom is establishing a solid reputation in medical circles as a powerful defense against cancer. Although relatively unheard of in mainstream media, the chaga mushroom has been used in folk medicine for generations. Research...

Melt away health harming belly fat with a nutrient-rich diet

(NaturalNews) Extra weight around the midsection is not only burdensome, it also sets the stage for serious health issues. From type 2 diabetes to cancer, belly fat contributes to a wide range of disease. Fortunately, certain foods have been found to...

Vertigo symptoms traced to inner ear 'rock slides'

(NaturalNews) Small, displaced rocks within the ear have been found to cause dizziness, especially in those who are above the age of 50. Individuals who have experienced a head injury or viral infection are also at risk. Specialists who treat vertigo...

Chocolate-based fuel and plant fiber car - A new wave of eco-friendly innovation

(NaturalNews) Chocolate is not just a pleasurable treat anymore. Researchers in the UK have discovered a way to convert waste produced from chocolate manufacturing into viable eco-fuel. Whether environmentally friendly biodiesel or hydrogen for fuel...

Oxytocin spray may encourage a brighter outlook for troubled marriages

(NaturalNews) An unusual scientific experiment involving the hormone oxytocin sheds new light on the dynamics of relationship. Known as the 'trust hormone,' oxytocin is usually associated with childbirth, lactation and bonding. Researchers are now studying...

Combat the rise of superbugs and infectious disease with lavender

(NaturalNews) Since antiquity, lavender has been remarkably effective against life-threatening illness and infection. Today, lavender is garnering attention as a safe alternative to risky chemical disinfectants, dangerous antibiotics and hazardous antiviral...

Boost vigor and mental well-being by harmonizing copper levels in the body

(NaturalNews) Migraines, depression, fatigue and insomnia - these are just a few of the disorders that may be caused by a remarkably common nutritional imbalance of copper. When proper levels of this mineral are not maintained, illness and disease can...

Brew up a bounty of healthful benefit with coffee

(NaturalNews) A surprising trend is cropping up among the general population: drinking coffee as a powerful health promoting beverage. Not only does coffee help to boost energy and clarify the mind, research has shown it to be an important source of...

Chia seed - Ancient food of Aztec warriors, now on Wall Street

(NaturalNews) The versatile chia seed has a long history of cultivation and use in Mexico, Central and South America. Warriors of the past have recognized chia's exceptional energy and stamina supporting attributes. Over the last several years, those...

Boycott botox and discover nature's fountain of youth

(NaturalNews) Instead of drastic surgical procedures, dangerous injections, or chemical ridden creams, many are turning to natural treatments to ease the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. By utilizing a few simple techniques that can be implemented...

Modern science validates light and color therapies in promoting full-spectrum health

(NaturalNews) The ancient practices of phototherapy and chromotherapy are gaining momentum as valid science. Researchers are now able to study how light and color not only affect psychological behavior, but also physiological systems of the body. An...

Solar cooking 101: Harnessing the sun for health, wealth, and a clean environment

(NaturalNews) Cooking with the sun is not only eco-friendly, it also contributes to better tasting, more nutritious food. Preparing food in this way encourages energy independence for both developing countries and industrialized nations alike. In areas...

Avoid costly dental bills with natural remedies

(NaturalNews) Weary of expensive dental work? Try a few simple home treatments that help strengthen teeth and gums naturally. With the application of specific dietary and herbal recommendations, loose and decaying teeth are fortified and healed. By practicing...

Ward off cancer, protect against radiation, and ease irritable bowel syndrome with mint

(NaturalNews) A seemingly humble herb, mint offers a variety of exceptional health enhancing features. Research has shown that certain varieties of mint have properties that help defend against cancer and damaging radiation. Not only does this herb offer...

Germination and fermentation - The secret to easily digestible grains

(NaturalNews) For many, improperly prepared grains can cause a variety of health issues ranging from digestive upset to serious malabsorption and deficiency. The problem is not necessarily the grain itself, but how it is handled before consumption. Through...

Researchers seek to tame unruly emotions with food-based solutions

(NaturalNews) A staggering 20.9 million Americans suffer from mood disorders that may be linked to dietary choices. Researchers are exploring the effect of poor diet on the mind while searching for straightforward answers to our emotional woes. Findings...

Rekindle a zest for life with adrenal health

(NaturalNews) A silent and little known epidemic is causing fatigue, weight-gain, and chronic illness in fast-paced America. This pervasive syndrome is linked with two small glands known as the adrenals. Responsible for producing more than 50 crucial...

Discover the gateway to remarkable health with a diet rich in color

(NaturalNews) Consuming a diet rich in naturally colorful foods not only is beautiful but encourages ultimate health balance. Enjoying a variety of each color group provides a powerful defense against disease and environmental stressors. Scientific research...

Launch a revolution in your backyard with a micro eco-farm

(NaturalNews) From edible landscaping to biointensive gardening, Americans around the nation are discovering the financial beauty of creating practical solutions to our food woes. Beyond the dangers of GMO's and industrial farming, a basic fact remains:...

Have your cake and eat it too: The French Paradox explained

(NaturalNews) Imagine living in a world where everyone could eat whatever they wanted while maintaining a svelte figure, radiant health and a joyful orientation toward life. Enter the French paradox. Here is a culture which traditionally and consistently...

Life-threatening infectious disease responds better to homeopathy than allopathic medicine

(NaturalNews) Homeopathic medicine has a long, successful history of prevention and treatment of illness without harmful side effects. Documentation spanning several centuries has shown the incredible effectiveness of homeopathy during some of the most...

Banish depression with the tree of happiness

(NaturalNews) According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), an estimated 44.3 million Americans, ages 18 and older, suffer from a mental disorder. Depression, included in this number, is reaching epidemic proportions. While the media continues...

Awaken supernatural health with the Aronia berry

(NaturalNews) Aronia berries are a little known superfood that have tremendous nutritional value. European researchers have extensively studied the extract of Aronia fruit and found it to be a nutrient dense food with incredible protective and healing...

Vibrant babies and children - Embrace a balanced live food diet for growing bodies

(NaturalNews) Concerned parents are questioning the dangers of a standard American diet (SAD) and exploring more nutritious options for their children. As serious childhood disease and disfunction escalate to alarming levels, researchers and parents...

Create radiant health with the medicinal advantages of papaya

(NaturalNews) Named the "Fruit of the Angels" by Christopher Columbus, papaya is enjoyed around the world as a sweet tropical delight. Every part of the papaya tree and its fruit lend great therapeutic value in maintaining health and correcting bodily...

Spring and the season of wrath - Heal anger naturally

(NaturalNews) Observing the change of season, spring bursts forth in explosive new growth while the cold, reflective quality of winter begins to fade. Traditional Chinese Medicine has known for centuries how the body relates to the unique qualities for...

Discover the ancient secrets and modern magic of garlic

(NaturalNews) Medicinal use of garlic has been well documented around the world and throughout history. Modern science supports many health claims of the ancients while also revealing newly discovered benefits of garlic. The strong bioactive components...

Savor the heart-healthy benefits of raw almond-cherry cookies with cacao and hemp seed

(NaturalNews) Heart health can easily be cultivated by intelligent choices of specific nutrient dense foods. Certain nuts, fruits and seeds as well as cacao create a winning recipe for vibrant health. Rich in the antioxidant vitamin E along with an...

A loving, joyful heart shown to encourage vibrant health

(NaturalNews) Living life by the wisdom of the heart not only feels good, but also sustains and improves health. Numerous studies have proven that positive inner emotional states create increased harmony and balance to the nervous system. These positive...

This winter - Delight in beautifully nutritious edible flowers

(NaturalNews) During the gray of winter days, rejuvenate your health and palate with gorgeous edible flowers. The petals of these captivating plants host a variety of important nutrients while providing a burst of color and contrast to the diet. Growing...

Nutrient rich germinated rice holds promise as a powerful health promoting food

(NaturalNews) Sprouted brown rice has a long tradition in Asia as a nutritious staple of the diet yet is just now becoming known in the West. During the germination of brown rice, important nutrients are enhanced along with many health supporting benefits. Throughout...

Consumption of rye linked to weight control and vigorous health

(NaturalNews) Rye is more than a flavorful ingredient in baking; research shows that this humble grain packs a serious nutritional punch. Contributing to cardiovascular health, cancer prevention, and management of diabetes, rye is an important addition...

Celebrate a healthful festival of peace and light

(NaturalNews) As we enter into the season of winter, many cultures around the world pay tribute to the shortest day of the year and the coming of the light. The time-honored observance of the winter solstice is closely tied with nature, the life-giving...

Oxytocin - Hormone alleviates symptoms of autism

(NaturalNews) An article in The Washington Post reports that oxytocin can help those with autism make eye contact and interact better with others. Oxytocin is known as the natural hormone that creates feelings of connection, trust, love, and joy. This...

Honor the abundant vitality of a traditional Native American diet

(NaturalNews) Containing many super-foods, the traditional diet of Native Americans offers great health. A diet rich in berries, roots, and nuts traditionally kept tribal members powerful and robust. As the modern diet displaced these nutrient dense...

Enjoy the surprisingly sweet health benefits of pure maple syrup

(NaturalNews) A recent study found over 20 compounds in pure maple syrup that support health, 13 of which are first-time discoveries. Several of these new compounds exhibit anti-cancer, anti-bacterial, and anti-diabetic properties. Maple syrup also has...

Cacao - An ancient medicine validated by modern science

(NaturalNews) Legendary cacao has a long history of medicinal use throughout Mesoamerica and South America. Today, science confirms chocolate has many favorable qualities that support health and psychological well-being. This magical bean offers great...

Meditation linked to happiness and positive behavior

(NaturalNews) A study at the University of Wisconsin confirms meditation can alter the structure of the brain, fostering a brighter outlook and increased empathy. Since positive thinking and emotions affect health, meditation can contribute to overall...

Discover the secret of beauty on a budget with turmeric

(NaturalNews) Instead of paying high prices for chemical-laden cosmetics and creams, consider turmeric. This humble, economical, and easily accessible herb has been time tested throughout Asia for promoting natural beauty. Turmeric (Curcuma longa)...

Cultivate health, wealth and happiness with sustainable micro-gardens

(NaturalNews) As food and fuel costs continue to rise while concerns about conventionally grown produce increase, micro-gardening has become a hot trend among urbanites. Using an array of creative measures, these organic miniature gardens not only provide...

Coconut Sugar: Enjoy the New Star Among Low Glycemic Sweeteners

(NaturalNews) Coconut sugar emerges as an environmental and nutritional champion of low glycemic sweeteners. This is promising news for those concerned with health issues such as diabetes, obesity, heart disease, cancer, and gallstones. Coconut nectar...

Autumn and the Season of Sorrow: Heal Grief Naturally

(NaturalNews) Through the many different avenues of loss, everyone has experienced the effects of grief. The depression and sadness that accompany sorrow can weaken the immune system which creates an opportunity for illness. Chinese medicine considers...

Exposed: Wikipedia Holds Bias against Natural Health

(NaturalNews) In an article by the watchdog group Alliance for Natural Health (ANH), Wikipedia entries for alternative and natural medicine are shown to consistently have severe censorship, misinformation, and vandalism. Since Wikipedia is an extremely...

Study Shows Xylitol is a Sweet Alternative to Antibiotics for Ear Infections

(NaturalNews) Xylitol has been shown to have many health benefits, yet few know of its healing power to prevent ear infections in children. It inhibits bacterial growth thus helping to avoid the use of dangerous antibiotics. Xylitol is a natural low-calorie,...
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