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Food Additives That May Make Our Gut Leaky

Crohn’s disease is an autoimmune disorder that affects more than a million Americans. It is an inflammatory bowel disease in which the body attacks the intestines. There is currently no known cure for Crohn’s disease; current research focuses on controlling symptoms. There is no definitive medical or surgical therapy. The best we have is...

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & Fish Food Poisoning

Ciguatera is one of the most common forms of food poisoning, which occurs after the consumption of fish contaminated with neurotoxins produced by certain microalgae that build up the food chain. Just a few bites can be sufficient to induce the condition. Disturbingly, affected fish looks, smells, and tastes normal, and ciguatoxins are resistant...

Improving Employee Diets Could Save Companies Millions

The food, alcohol, and tobacco industries have been blamed for “manufacturing epidemics” of chronic disease, but they’re just trying to sell more product like everyone else. And so if that means distorting science, creating front groups, compromising scientists, blocking public health policies… they’re just trying to protect their business. It’s not about customer satisfaction, but...

How to Cut Breast Cancer Risk in Half

One of my favorite cancer-specific charities, the American Institute for Cancer Research, lauds the China Study and the documentary Forks Over Knives, with which they share the same bottom-line message: The healthiest diets are those that revolve around whole plant foods. They then translate that advice into their Ten Recommendations for Cancer Prevention, featured in my video...

Is Eczema Curable?

What is Eczema? Eczema is characterized by dermatitis or inflammation of the upper layers of skin. Patients suffer from eczema develop chronic red skin rashes, skin edema, itching and dryness along with crusting, blistering, flaking, cracking, discharging or bleeding. Upon healing healed lesions appear as discolored skin while blemishing is very rare in eczema. It...