Posts Tagged ‘toxic’

Skin Absorbs Toxic Cash-Register-Receipt Chemical, Study Finds

Bisphenol A in receipts could be a major source of chemical exposure, a study suggests Some researchers investigating human exposure to the harmful chemical bisphenol-A, or BPA, believe that our biggest source of exposure is from food—probably because the chemical migrates into the food from its packaging or processing. Earlier this month, researchers found it…

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700 Chemicals in Average Human Body, and How Sweating Can Detoxify Them

A study published in 2008 reported that 90-95% of cancer cases are caused by environmental toxins, and that cancer can be prevented with major lifestyle changes. With more than 77,000 chemicals in active production in North America, scientists estimate that everyone alive today carries within their body at least 700 chemicals, most of which have…

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Bras Make Breasts Saggier 15-year French Study Reveals

Women have long been told that a good bra can help support the chest, relieve back pain and prevent sagging.  However, a new 15-year French study reveals the opposite: bras do little to reduce back pain and, over time, they can actually make breasts sag even more. Researcher Prof. Jean-Denis Rouillon, a sports science expert…

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The Shocking Ingredients in Beer

Beer, especially American beer, is made with all sorts of ingredients beyond the basic hops, malt and yeast. There are numerous other ingredients used to clarify, stabilize, preserve, enhance the color and flavor of beer. When you drink beer, there is almost a 100% chance that you don’t know what you are drinking (unless you…

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Study: Exercise – Nature's Medicine for Depression

“If exercise could be put in a pill it would be the number one anti-aging medicine and the number one anti-depression medicine.” – Dr. Robert N. Butler According to the World Health Organization, depression is the leading cause of disability in the United States and Canada, ahead of heart disease and cancer.  Common wisdom tells…

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50 Reasons NOT to Vaccinate your Children

1. There is no scientific study to determine whether vaccines have really prevented diseases. Rather disease graphs show vaccines have been introduced at the end of epidemics when the disease was already in its last stages. In case of Small Pox the vaccine actually caused a great spurt in the incidence of disease before public…

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