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Breast Cancer: Tales From Two Survivors

Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed form of cancer in women worldwide. According to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation’s website, the latest research available shows that globally, breast cancer represents one in four of all cancers in women. It accounts for the most frequently diagnosed cancer in 140 of 184 countries across the globe. That’s…

Foods That Have GMOs: Update & Investigation

Products and foods that have GMOs – genetically modified organisms – have been a topic of debate in recent years. The Non-GMO Project defines a GMO as “a plant, animal, microorganism or other organism whose genetic makeup has been modified using…gene splicing, gene modification or transgenic technology.” This is not like the centuries-old practice of crossing similar…

the dangers of endocrine distuptors are costing the US billions

Endocrine Disruptors Cost Americans $340 Billion Per Year In Healthcare Expenses

The dangers of endocrine disruptors, also known as endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs), found in thousands of everyday products such as plastic, fragrances, and some multi-level marketing products, are not something most people are aware of. But scientists have calculated exactly how expensive the health complications from endocrine disruptors are, and it’s shocking. A team at NYU Langone…

7 Ways Maca Root Increases Sexual Desire

Maca Root is going to be your friend from now on. It’s originally from Peru, found in the Andes Mountains.  Maca Root is also also known as Peruvian ginseng, and was used by the Inca warriors in large amounts. They were fabled to be very strong and have great stamina in battle. Maca Root is also…

Medicinal Herbs: 23 Herbs From Around the World

For a long time, medicinal herbs have been used for medicinal purposes all over the world. And now, their benefits and curative properties are coming to scientific light. As awareness of safe alternatives to medication and drugs spreads, more people are turning to natural methods of curing various illnesses and prevention against them. For instance,…

Health and Beauty Benefits of The Dead Sea

Israel is a country of extremes and beauty. The second you touch down on the ground and walk off the plane, you can feel that you are someplace special. It’s instantaneous and amazing – almost like a jolt of energy and intensity. One of my favorite places in Israel is also an extreme in terms…