How Breast Cancer Survivors Can Prevent Recurrence

Did you know that breast cancer is the most common cancer in American women? It has a major impact on society in the United States, affecting the lives of thousands of women and their families. Breast Cancer Statistics in the U.S. According to the American Cancer Society, “Currently, the average risk of a woman in

Cancer & Patients’ Debts

Many cancer patients are deep in debt because they cannot cover the costs of treatment as well as the other cancer care related expenses. This information comes from a report at the ESMO Asia 2016 Congress in Singapore. In previous studies it has been well demonstrated that cancer patients are facing financial difficulties, even in

School lunches are a disaster

A while back, Mike Adams wrote a great piece on how the public is kept nutritionally uneducated. Unfortunately, the best place to start with this are the youngest members of society through the school lunch program. In this era of government bailouts and concern over wasteful spending, an opportunity presents itself to take a hard

Benefits of Grapefruit Oil

Grapefruits are not only nutritious, they are delicious and can also be converted into an essential oil that is packed with antioxidants and provides numerous uses and benefits. The scientific names for grapefruit are Citrus Racemosa and Citrus Maxima. The Citrus Maxima are the larger varieties and the name emphasizes their size. The grapefruit oil

Does Turmeric Interact With Antacids? [A Fact Based Investigation]

Antacids provide symptomatic relief in indigestion and gastroesophageal reflux disease. They help in neutralising stomach acids, which otherwise could cause damage to mucous linings of the oesophagus and the gastrointestinal tract. Turmeric and curcumin are considered excellent natural gastroprotective agents which can be used for reducing acidity and improving digestion. Taking turmeric with antacids may

Colorectal Cancers & Young Adults

Over the years, I have noticed we have seen more and more young people coming to our clinic, New Hope Unlimited, who have been diagnosed with colorectal cancer. Older age does not seem to be a factor anymore. Matt McMillen recently published a troubling article concerning the rise in colorectal cancers in younger adults. One

Can Frankincense Treat Cancer?

A recent article written by Zawn Villenes and reviewed by Alana Biggers, MD, MPH, offered some good information on frankincense. Frankincense oil is derived from the Boswellic tree and has a long history in myth and folk medicine. This was one of the three gifts offered to Jesus by the wise men. This very well

Vegan and Raw: Is the Thrive Diet Safe?

If you think veganism is extreme, you haven’t tried the thrive diet. Introduced by Brendan Brazier, former professional athlete and now author, the thrive diet is a raw, vegan lifestyle plan. People who follow the thrive diet don’t count calories or limit food portions. Instead, they eat several plant-based meals throughout the day to maintain

Your Lymph Nodes Tell You How Sick You Actually Are

How Many Times Have You Had Swollen Lymph Nodes? Almost everyone has experienced a swollen lymph node at least once in their life, but what about those who experience swollen lymph nodes too often? That Means Your Health Is Failing You And Will Soon Develop Illness! I know that sounds harsh, but reality always is.

The Thyroid and Gut Connection

I’m sure you’ve heard the saying “Which came first, the chicken or the egg?” It seems that there are many situations in life that can be represented by this. One of which is the connection between gut health and thyroid health. A healthy gut supports a healthy thyroid, and vice versa. The reverse is also