Tag Archives | Big Pharma
Do I Really Need a Colonoscopy

5 Things You Should Know Before Getting a Colonoscopy

Send to Kindle I confess, when I turned 50 I had a Colonoscopy. But I doubt I’ll have another. I had no problems with my procedure and the doctor was great, but like so many other medical screening procedures, I have come to question whether they are really for our benefit or just another profit […]

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The Truth About Drug Companies

Send to Kindle Do you really think drug companies care about your health? Or do they care about your money? From what I’ve learned, I think the people behind these companies are immoral and sometimes even criminals. For example, the massive drug company, Eli Lilly, has just been ratted out by a former senior manager […]

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Over-Medicating Our Children…Abuse By the Pharmaceutical Industry?

Send to Kindle Over-Medicating Our Kids This school year, beware of those who try to influence you to put your children on drugs. The number of kids on drugs in the US is astronomical. When I read things about Big Pharma’s push on drugging children, my face starts to turn bright red and I start to […]

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Lyme Disease Controversy – Which Side Are You On?

Welcome to part two of our Lyme Disease blogs. We covered Lyme in our pets, and now, I’ll share my personal journey with Lyme disease. You Can Get Lyme In Your Backyard! I don’t know when I contracted Lyme disease the first time (I was re-infected in 2008) because I never remembered having a tick […]

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Help Stop Durbin’s Dietary Supplement Labeling Act!

Send to Kindle “Make no mistake, there is a well orchestrated campaign underway to take away your rights and access to vitamins and supplements.” Dr. Joseph Mercola Here we go again!  If taking supplements is a part of your daily regimen, pay attention! Senator Durbin will be up for re-election in 2014, so he’s already […]

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Health Benefits of Ubiquinol

Ubiquinol – The Key to Energy, Longevity & a Healthy Heart

Send to Kindle Ever wonder if you have a nutrient deficiency? Want to take a little unscientific test? Answer the following questions: 1. Do you often feel tired and weak? 2. Do you get migraine headaches? 3. Do you have elevated cholesterol? 4. Do you get colds or the flu often? 5. Have you been told […]

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A Natural Health and Nutrition Pyramid

Our taste buds are like small children. If you give them sugar, they’ll want more sugar. But, our taste buds shouldn’t be making the decisions about what we feed our bodies. Instead, we should use our brains to choose the foods that give us the nutrition we need to live a healthy life […]

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Why Acure Organics Personal Care Products Rock!

Send to Kindle Honestly, I started using Acure Organics’ Moroccan Argan Stem Cell Shampoo & Conditioner because I liked the look of their bottles. I’m a designer – what can I say!? But, when I realized it was the only shampoo & conditioner around that doesn’t use water as a first ingredient, I was sold! […]

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Detox has weight loss benefits

How Detox Helps You Lose Weight

Your body uses fat to protect itself from toxins. The more toxins you accumulate, the more fat you have. Carrie Louise Daenell, ND wrote a great article, featured on the American Association of Naturopathic Physicans website, explaining how toxins make you fat. When you carry toxins—excess stress hormone and inflammation—your body seeks to […]

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Has Consumer Reports sold out to Big Pharma?

Has Consumer Reports sold out to Big Pharma?

Has true scientific journalism and fair and balanced reporting has been lost on Consumer Reports (CR)  I cancelled my online subscription to CR some time ago after I read an article that I thought gave a very biased anti-supplement review. The recent their September edition titled 10 Surprising Dangers of Vitamins and Supplements just […]

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