Tag: detoxifying foods

Detoxing from Air Pollution (and Forest Fires)

Detoxing from Air Pollution (and Forest Fires)

| Oct 23, 2017

  As of mid-October 2017, forest fires continue to rage across Northern California. Property damage has already topped $3 billion, and the property analytics firm CoreLogic reports that costs could skyrocket to $65 billion before the fires are fully contained.[1] The fires have claimed 42 lives, and have displaced tens of thousands from their homes. […]

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Does Your Cheese Contain Toxic Plastic?

Does Your Cheese Contain Toxic Plastic?

| Aug 25, 2017

  Cheese is under siege. Consumers and health experts alike are beginning to take a closer look at this beloved American staple—and it doesn’t look good for dairy farmers and cheese lovers. It’s no secret that cheese is high in saturated fat and sodium, two things that are closely linked with America’s obesity epidemic. Researchers […]

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Radiation Effects from Fukushima (and how to protect yourself)

Radiation Effects from Fukushima (and how to protect yourself)

| Feb 19, 2017

If you think that Fukushima and its radioactive fallout is a thing of the past, consider the words of Dr. Helen Caldicott, Nobel Peace Prize nominee and holder of 21 honorary doctorate degrees: Fukushima “is not over and will never end.” Recent reports from the Fukushima melted down plant serve as a reminder that the […]

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Nature’s Most Powerful Tools for Removing Heavy Metals from the Body

Nature’s Most Powerful Tools for Removing Heavy Metals from the Body

| Oct 4, 2016

Keeping the body clear of harmful toxins and heavy metals is absolutely crucial for maintaining optimal health. The body is remarkably well-equipped to heal itself, but it can only do so if it doesn’t have to direct all its energy toward dealing with toxins. By supporting your body’s own detoxification systems, you can jump right […]

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Aloe Vera Reduces Wrinkles by Increasing Collagen (and much more)

Aloe Vera Reduces Wrinkles by Increasing Collagen (and much more)

| May 15, 2016

One of the greatest advantages that natural medicine has over allopathic medicine is that it offers remedies with a wide range of simultaneous benefits and applications. Healing plants are a great example of natural remedies. They are able to heal many problems at once simply by bringing the entire body into balance. While medical science has […]

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Glyphosate Contamination Discovered in Popular Packaged Foods

Glyphosate Contamination Discovered in Popular Packaged Foods

| Apr 23, 2016

We’ve written before about the horrors of glyphosate—the poisonous weed killer liberally used on a staggering number of crops throughout the United States. Although the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) now considers glyphosate “a probable carcinogen,” and even though a mountain of evidence has come to light linking it to both health and […]

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Ginger More Effective than Chemotherapy (and much more)

Ginger More Effective than Chemotherapy (and much more)

| Mar 28, 2016

After reading one of our many articles about the healing marvels of turmeric, you may have headed to your local health food store or coop to pick up some raw root. If so, you probably noticed that it’s very often displayed alongside ginger. These botanically related roots are similar in many ways—they share the same […]

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Original “Superfood” Reverses Gray Hair (and much more)

Original “Superfood” Reverses Gray Hair (and much more)

| Mar 16, 2016

Things move quickly in the world of superfoods and health food trends. It seems like every week, the title of “latest and greatest” is passed on to a different food. Staying educated about cutting-edge research can certainly be beneficial, but there’s something you should always keep in mind while navigating this evolving system of natural […]

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Why Kombucha Is Called An “Immortal Health Elixir”

Why Kombucha Is Called An “Immortal Health Elixir”

| Oct 30, 2015

By now you’ve probably heard of kombucha, the probiotic-rich tea that’s available in all shapes, sizes, and flavors at your local health food store. Kombucha gained popularity as an exotic and enjoyable way to consume probiotics, which support the invaluable community of microorganisms within the body known as your microbiome. This is one health fad […]

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Pomegranate: An Ancient and Healthful Superfood

Pomegranate: An Ancient and Healthful Superfood

| Oct 19, 2015

These days, it’s hard to keep track of all the “latest and greatest” miracle foods. As the knowledge base of the natural health world exponentially expands, it’s becoming increasingly clear that we live in a world that is abundantly rich in wildly healthful edibles. More and more people are turning from the questionable integrity of […]

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