The Hops medicinal herb and its extracts have been found to affect estrogen receptors, reducing menopause symptoms. Turns out Hops also inhibits the development of breast cancer.
Traditional medicines have been using honey to fight infections around the world for centuries. Now we find honey not only fights super bacteria, but beats many pharmaceutical antibiotics.
Thumb sucking and nail biting are the bane of many parents, but it turns out that they decrease the risk of allergies later on.
New evidence finds that many charities and big agriculture are perpetuating starvation in some countries. Find out how it is happening and how we can really stop starvation around the world.
Toxic algae blooms like the one going on in Florida, Lake Erie and elsewhere are practically all connected with farm runoff. Find out how buying organic can prevent these massive algae blooms.
The E. coli superbug resistant to all known antibiotics has finally arrived in the U.S. Find out why this new infection is so important and nature’s answer to antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Eating fruit while pregnant is not only a great source of nourishment. Turns out it significantly boosts the child’s IQ and cognitive development. Find out why and how much works.
Often people with autoimmune conditions are told there is nothing that can be done about changing their body’s autoimmunity. Research now contradicts this. Find out how zinc and other minerals can reduce autoimmune responses.
Despite the many pundits claiming that diets overloaded in saturated fats are healthier, new and old evidence proves that consuming too much saturated fat reduces cardiovascular health, and consuming more complex carbohydrates improves our cardiovascular health.
We can now add to our growing list of natural antibiotics the Willowherb plant – not to be confused with Willow bark. Find out how Willowherb can fight antibiotic-resistant bacteria alone or combined with antibiotics.
Research is increasingly finding strategies that will significantly reduce a woman’s risk of breast cancer. Fruit consumption decreases breast cancer risk and alcohol consumption increases it. Learn how much affects breast cancer risk.
Raw fruits are typically more nourishing than cooked or processed fruit sauces or juices. This is not the case for tomatoes and tomato sauce. Learn why.
Studies are confirming that multiple sclerosis is linked to a lack of sunshine and vitamin D deficiency, along with other effects of sunlight exposure – including melatonin levels and circadian rhythms.
Research is now confirming natural remedies for diabetes, high blood pressure and high levels of “bad” cholesterol – in the form of sesame oil and rice bran oil. Learn the facts about these safe natural alternatives.
Want a natural pick-me-up that also boosts memory within 20 minutes? New research confirms that peppermint tea increases short-term and long-term memory.