Scientists are discovering the many benefits we get from our symbiotic relationship with the bacteria that live in our digestive tract. Now it appears that gut bacteria play a role in regulating appetite and satiety. And that antibiotic use, which wipes out beneficial colonies of bacteria, can contribute to obesity.
The FDA tracks adverse drug reactions in the United States and ranks them as the 4th leading cause of death.
The manufacturers of cosmetics and skin care products use a variety of potentially harmful chemicals in their products, run inadequate safety tests, label them in confusing ways, and then unleash them on unsuspecting consumers. Protect your health by getting to the bottom of the confusion.
Environmental exposure to mercury is one of the leading environmental causes of brain damage, and there’s no safe level. Discover the three most important steps you can take to limit your exposure to this dangerous environmental toxin.
Being healthy today isn’t easy. You have to take an active role in fighting back against the societal trends that conspire to make you less healthy than you could be. Arm yourself with these powerful ideas to help you take control of your health.
The Center for Hearing and Communication publishes an important booklet listing those drugs that are known to have a negative effect on your sense of hearing.
Even the government now recognizes that environmental pollutants put you at higher risk of cancer.
A doctor of chiropractic responds to an article about the “sickness cartel” – the alliance of drug companies, insurance companies, hospital systems,and medical organizations who have a vested interest in keeping you in fear of sickness.
Noise is a serious public health issue. This article reveals information about the role of noise in the genesis of heart disease.
Be aware – many of the most commonly used drugs have been shown to damage to your hearing.
Some experts will tell you that “conventionally grown” produce is just as safe and nutritious as “organic” food. Maybe that’s true. But what effect does food labeling have on our consumer choices?
Concern with sexual function is being exploited as a marketing niche by the pharmaceutical industry. But what does it really take to have fun in bed?
If you’re sick or in pain, you probably want to know why. But no matter how ill you are, the overwhelming majority of your physiological functions keep humming along smoothly. You can’t understand why you’re sick without first giving some respect to the processes that keep you almost perfectly well.