Government corruption is endless

When I was a little kid growing up in Newark and going to Bergen Street elementary school, I remember a teacher reading something to us in class one day. It went something like this:”We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain

Artificial Sweeteners: Sugar’s worst enemy

“Plain Jane” is such a rare description of today’s food industry, especially in the U.S. that is dominated by processed foods. This all changed and started when artificial sweeteners were discovered in 1879 by Ira Remsen. This researcher from John Hopkins University accidentally spilled a derivative of coal tar on his hand. To his surprise,

Why Some Cancer Drugs Stop Working

A type of breast cancer drug stops working in some patients and the reason has been discovered by some scientists. An international team led by Imperial College London and the European Institute of Oncology in Milan reveal some breast tumors evolve to make their own fuel supply that renders treatments powerless. The findings from this

Misconceptions About High Blood Pressure

Does high blood pressure worry you? If so, your concern is well-founded. If we leave this condition untreated, hypertension can lead to a range of other health problems, including heart disease and stroke. By knowing more about high blood pressure it can help you to prevent this from damaging your health or that of someone

Silent Killers: Five Life-Threatening Diseases

Which life-threatening diseases have no symptoms? What do high blood pressure, human papilloma virus (HPV), pancreatic cancer, diabetes, and sleep apnea have in common? They’re all potentially life-threatening diseases or conditions that usually have no initial symptoms. And while treatments are available, none are recognized as a cure. However, lifestyle improvements can go a long

Hats for Cancer Patients

I recently saw a report on the media about the availability of hats that can be used for cancer patients. I searched for information on this subject as I think this is an innovative idea that will make life easier for that woman having to deal with her cancer and hair loss. Why should losing

What Is Homeopathy?

Homeopathy is a medical system that is based on the belief that the body can cure itself. Tiny amounts of natural substances such as plants and minerals are used that they believe will stimulate the healing process. In the 1700’s in Germany, this belief was developed and is common in many European countries. It is

Benefits of Anise Oil

Anise oil has a licorice-flavored taste that offers body-wide benefits that were used by many ancient civilizations. Many of today’s pharmaceuticals take advantage of anise’s benefits by adding this herb to some drugs, like cough syrup and throat medications. These drugs are neither all natural nor safe according to pharmaceuticals. It needs to be used

Do not let the media brainwash you

When we are talking about the media, it comes down to this question: do they create the consciousness of the people or is the consciousness of the people merely being reflected by the media? The fact is that practically everyone watches TV and reads the newspapers; therefore, the media is in a position to influence.

Pharmaceutical Drug Commercials – You’ll Never Look at them the same

Did you ever notice in pharmaceutical commercials how they mention dangerous and deadly side effects while showing fun and happy pictures, in a soothing tone? Communication Breakdown According to the UCLA study led by professor, Albert Mehrabian, With human communication: 7% is the actual words spoken. 38% is voice and tone, and 55% is Body