Archives for November 2013

Natural Immunity: 8+ Natural Antibiotics to Replace the Drugs : Natural Society

The overuse of antibiotics has become a modern-day epidemic. These drugs have depleted our natural immunity by killing the good bacteria in our guts and also creating super-bugs that have become resistant to almost any form of prescribed drug around. Instead of making yourself weaker, and depleting your body’s natural ability to cure itself from any number of ailments, try utilizing […]

Danny Glover: ‘The Second Amendment Was Created to Protect Slavery’

“I don’t know if you know the genesis of the right to bear arms,” he said. “The Second Amendment comes from the right to protect themselves from slave revolts, and from uprisings by Native Americans. “A revolt from people who were stolen from their land or revolt from people whose land was stolen from, that’s […]

Intermittent Fasting: More a Lifestyle Than a Diet — Dr. Mercola

Is it a good idea to “starve” yourself just a little bit each day, or a couple of days a week? Mounting evidence indicates that yes, intermittent fasting (IF) could have a very beneficial impact on your health and longevity. I believe it’s one of the most powerful interventions out there if you’re struggling with […]

Coconut Oil & Peanut Butter: New Advances for Alzheimers

Coconut Oil Appears to Be an Ideal Brain Food There are only two types of fuel your body can convert into energy: carbs/sugar, or fat. Again, ketones are what your body produces when it converts fat as opposed to glucose into energy. And a primary source of ketone bodies are the medium-chain triglycerides MCT found […]

Introduction To Weather Derivatives

Weather: Risky Business It is estimated that nearly 20% of the U.S. economy is directly affected by the weather, and that the profitability and revenues of virtually every industry – agriculture, energy, entertainment, construction, travel and others – depend to a great extent on the vagaries of temperature. In a 1998 testimony to Congress, former […]

Microbiologist Says To Avoid The Flu, Go Outside

“Want to avoid catching the flu or your co-worker’s cold this year? Get some fresh air and wash your hands with soap and water, microbiologist Jack Gilbert tells Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson. Gilbert says we’ve created an urban world complete with air conditioning, filtration and windows that don’t open, leading to an environment of […]

Oleander Induces Cell Death in Pancreatic Cancer

(Health Secrets) An extract from the oleander plant induces and increases cellular destruction of proteins and other substances in its cytoplasm (the fluid inside the cell membrane but outside the nucleus). This process may lead to the death of cancer cells, as shown by the results of a recent study on pancreatic cancer cells. The […]

DMSO “a little dab will do ya” |

“This is the story of a drug which was glorified briefly as having almost panacean properties for the ailments of man and beast and diseases of plant life and then was banished by high United States authorities (the FDA) as dangerous and without merit. “This is also the story of a mild-mannered scientist (Dr Stanley […]

The Smarter You Are, The Stupider You Are

“Put another way, the brainier you are, the better you can twist facts to your own pre-existing convictions. And that’s what you will tend to do.” Maybe we’re trying to wake up people who actually think the smart thing is to be asleep. . . via The Smarter You Are, The Stupider You Are

Insane Happening In The House Right Now

In the wake of the financial crisis, many people were less than enthusiastic about the prospect of footing a multi-billion dollar bill every time Wall Street gambled its way into a corner. So, when Congress passed a new set of financial regulations known as Dodd-Frank in 2010, it included a provision that required banks to […]

How to Be Funny: Awesome Advice

Being a comedian is hard. Being an aspiring comedian is even harder. To help jump start your career in comedy, we’ve compiled a list of established comics giving advice on how to write, perform, and make it in the funny business. Most of this advice applies to any occupation, so read on and get inspired. […]