Category Archives: Health Effects of the Environment and Medical System

Posts on the environmental effect on health, drug side effects information, and potential dangers of the medical system.

Latest research reveals even more questions about the medical model

Four recent studies suggest caution in accepting certain aspects of the medical model. Continue reading

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America’s other drug epidemic – seniors in the hospital

The shocking epidemic of over-medication of seniors. Continue reading

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Harm Reduction vs. Restoring Health: Why Blood Pressure Pills Don’t Make You Healthier

Does blood pressure medication make you more healthy? Allopathic doctors and chiropractors see the question differently. Continue reading

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Poor Sleep – The Hidden Epidemic

An epidemic of poor sleep is walloping the nation’s health. Here’s what you can do about it… Continue reading

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My Brother-In-Law Keeps a Supply in His Golf Bag

Using NSAID’s to alleviate the pain of muscle and tendon injuries will get you back onto the field of play sooner but may lead to poorer results in the long run. Here are some alternatives…. Continue reading

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Number One Reason People Call Poison Hotline

The most common reason people call a poison hotline is the use of pain killer drugs. Continue reading

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Science Reveals Simple Steps to Health – 4 Latest Examples

The health breakthroughs we need don’t have to come from a high tech research lab. Four recent scientific articles underscore the value of common sense and public health approaches. Continue reading

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Newest Research Findings on Health

Four more research articles reinforcing the need to build health from the inside and avoid a chemicalized approach to health. Continue reading

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Latest Research Wrap-Up

Recent research gathered from a variety of medical journals. Continue reading

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More Bad News About Anti-Depressants

New research shows a 50% to 75% increase in gastrointestinal bleeding among those taking antidepressants, even when the drugs are taken for as little as 7 days. Continue reading

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