Is this a parent’s worst nightmare come true?

Is this a parent’s worst nightmare come true? “Unless we put medical freedom into the Constitution, the time will come when medicine will organize into an underground dictatorship….To restrict the art of healing to one class of men and deny equal privileges to others will constitute the Bastille of medical science. All such laws are un-American and despotic and have …

CDC: Doctors prescribing fewer antibiotics to kids – USATODAY.com

CDC: Doctors prescribing fewer antibiotics to kids – USATODAY.com A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study released Thursday found that since the early 1990s, there’s been a 10 percent drop in prescription rates for antibiotics for kids 14 and younger.The CDC found larger declines in how often doctors used antibiotics against colds and sore throats. There wasn’t much change …

How To Clean Your Arteries With One Simple Fruit

How To Clean Your Arteries With One Simple Fruit by Sayer Ji The future of cardiovascular disease prevention and treatment will not be found in your medicine cabinet, rather in your kitchen cupboard or in your back yard growing on a tree. Pomegranate Found To Prevent Coronary Artery Disease Progression A new study published in the journal Atherosclerosis confirms that pomegranate extract may …

JAMM: Juneau, Alaska Music Matters: The Best Brain Training

Heres just another reason why Glacier Valley Elementary School provides violin instruction for all of its kindergartners and 1st graders.  According to the August 2011 Scientific American article, “How to Build a Better Learner,” playing an instrument is “the best brain training” you can give children to help with “language comprehension and promote cognitive skills:  attention, working memory and self-regulation” …

Why Do Chiropractors Take X-Rays?

Why Do Chiropractors Take X-Rays? Why do chiropractors take x-rays? Many new patients in our office often wonder that on their first visit. Most people think that x-rays are used to find broken or dislocated bones and pathologies. However, chiropractors take x-rays to also see the condition of the spine and analyse it for subluxations. There are a recent article …

Dirty Dozen List of Endocrine Disruptors

Dirty Dozen List of Endocrine Disruptors 12 Hormone-Altering Chemicals and How to Avoid Them There is no end to the tricks that endocrine disruptors can play on our bodies: increasing production of certain hormones; decreasing production of others; imitating hormones; turning one hormone into another; interfering with hormone signaling; telling cells to die prematurely; competing with essential nutrients; binding to …

Multiple Sclerosis and Other Autoimmune Problems – Could incurable autoimmune diseases be a thing of the past?

Could incurable auto-immune diseases be a thing of the past? There has been a strong rise in auto-immune diseases over the past 2 decades. Things like lupus, Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Rheumatoid Arthritis and Crohn’s Disease historically have been considered female issues, but lately more males are being seen with these problems too. The explanation is lacking, but the evidence is not. What …