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Asia Times Online :: India opens door to superbugs

International Health News - Fri, 29/08/2014 - 07:14
India opens door to superbugs By Ranjita Biswas KOLKATA, India - In 2011, the World Health Organisation warned: "Combat Drug

TTIP: UK Government Not Trusted to Protect NHS

International Health News - Fri, 29/08/2014 - 03:40
Despite government claims that public services will be protected from the EU's free trade agreement with the US,

Tomato-rich diet 'reduces prostate cancer risk'

International Health News - Thu, 28/08/2014 - 17:06
“Tomatoes ‘cut risk of prostate cancer by 20%’,” the Daily Mail reports, citing a study that found men who ate

US doctors spark homeopathy row

International Health News - Wed, 20/08/2014 - 23:59
New Delhi, Aug.

Decision could boost use of popular weed killer

International Health News - Thu, 14/08/2014 - 02:04
Washington — Faced with tougher and more resistant weeds, corn and soybean farmers are anxiously awaiting government decisions on

GM fruit flies could be released into the wild

International Health News - Wed, 13/08/2014 - 05:30
British scientists have developed genetically engineered fruit flies which only produce male offspring in

Secret panel claim in fluoride dispute

International Health News - Tue, 12/08/2014 - 17:00
The Government is wading into the turgid waters of fluoridation, with an "authoritative report" being developed behind the scenes to counter increasingly aggressive anti-fluoride campaigners.

Fish oil supplements improve memory function

International Health News - Thu, 17/07/2014 - 19:09
Contact: Ellen Slingsby eslingsby@lifespan.org 401-444-6421 Lifespan Fish oil supplements reduce incidence of cognitive decline, may improve memory function Alzheimer's disease affects more than 5 million each year in the US PROVIDENCE, R.I.

Adrenal Fatigue: What Is It, Who Has It & Why it’s Important to Prevent It

International Health News - Mon, 14/07/2014 - 06:44
With Dr. Jacqueline Rho, ND, Naturopathic Doctor One of the most important organs in the body is the adrenal gland.

How Chilies Can Be Used to Treat Pain

International Health News - Mon, 14/07/2014 - 05:17
Chili peppers are a staple part of the cuisine in Central America, Asia, and India, while in the US you can find countless varieties of hot sauce, often with the words “inferno,” “insanity,” or “fire” on the labels.

Organic fruit and veg REALLY IS good for your health, say food experts

International Health News - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 17:07
Organic fruit and vegetables contain higher levels of cancer-fighting

Scientists hit back at multivit study for ignoring decades of research

International Health News - Thu, 05/06/2014 - 13:40
With the argument over the pros and cons of multivitamin use raging in Australia following the publication of a series of contradictory studies on the subject, the Complementary Healthcare Council of Australia has welcomed a printed response by four leading nutrition researchers taking the view

Shoppers leave GMO on shelves — survey

International Health News - Thu, 05/06/2014 - 10:57
One in three refused to buy foods containing palm oil, flavor enhancers

Malnutrition 'damages gut bacteria'

International Health News - Thu, 05/06/2014 - 10:43
Child malnutrition has long-term effects on gut health that affect development even after treatment, a study suggests.

World needs UN GMO watchdog – Russia

International Health News - Thu, 05/06/2014 - 09:22
Russian lawmakers advocate creation of an international UN agency not only to strictly control the turnover of GMO products worldwide, but with a top priority mission to scrutinize how consuming GMO foods would affect human health in the long run.

Gut Bacteria and Fat Cells May Interact to Produce “Perfect Storm” of Inflammation That Promotes Diabetes and Other Chronic Disease

International Health News - Thu, 05/06/2014 - 05:17
A wide array of health problems, including but not limited to obesity, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, periodontal disease, stroke, and heart disease all have inflammation as a part of the disease.

‘Smart’ meters threaten privacy, health and human rights

International Health News - Thu, 05/06/2014 - 02:16
(Before It's News) (NaturalHealth365) Energy executives and government officials want us to believe that this worldwide effort to install ‘smart’ meters on every home is merely designed to reduce energy costs and protect the environment.

Push on in Massachusetts for genetic food labels

International Health News - Wed, 04/06/2014 - 20:04
BOSTON — Supporters of an effort to require labels on food containing genetically modified ingredients said Wednesday they had enough backing in the Massachusetts Legislature to pass a bill, while acknowledging there was no guarantee the measure will come up for a vote.

Which? complaint supported by ASA

International Health News - Wed, 04/06/2014 - 08:53
Bimuno Prebiotic health claims not

The value of vitamin, mineral supplements: the debate is far from over

International Health News - Wed, 04/06/2014 - 00:45
Researchers from the Linus Pauling Institute at Oregon State University and three

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