Pre-packaged processed foods may be convenient, but cooking from scratch using fresh unprocessed ingredients is a must if you want to improve your health. Remember, if you fail to plan you are planning to fail. While this means that someone – you, your spouse, or someone else – needs to spend regular time in the kitchen, it typically does not require nearly as much extra time as people imagine. One of the most important strategies is to make the appropriate food swaps. For example, does it take more time to use real butter instead of margarine? Of course it doesn’t! … Continue reading 7 Foods That You Had No Idea Can Be Filled With Hormones, Antibiotics And Pesticides
We have entered a truly dangerous period in human history in which not only have we lost touch with traditional, natural treatments for infection, but improper and excessive use of antibiotics has led to drug-resistant superbugs. Back in 2012, Dr. Margaret Chan, then director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO), noted that we are moving toward a post-antibiotic era in which “things as common as strep throat or a child’s scratched knee could once again kill.” Then, just last year, Reuters reported that for the first time in the U.S., a patient had been diagnosed with an infection “resistant to a last-resort antibiotic.” At … Continue reading 12 of the Most Powerful Antibiotics you can get Without a Prescription
(NaturalNews) The sicknesses and deadly diseases that take hold of our bodies often start with the bad science of the foods we eat and the lack of integrity with which they are produced.
In a day and age where we are given a pill for every conceivable ill, it may seem strange to hear someone reject swallowing one down. We have come to believe here in the West that medications are our only option and remedies found in nature mere snake oil.
Many of you reading this are alive today because of antibiotics. It’s a marvel of the modern world that has given us so much life. But because of our abuse of antibiotics and regularly consuming dairy products and eat meat that were given antibiotics, bacteria are growing resistant and causing many of the “last resort” antibiotics to be less powerful than in years past. Inevitably, infections we used to easily treat will evolve and become resistant them. These “superbugs” now threaten to derail decades of medical progress – and no one will be safe in a post-antibiotic world. The Beginning of the End Perhaps, the not-so-distant future … Continue reading Superbug Found In Imported Meat Resistant to All Antibiotics
(NaturalNews) Fast food giant McDonald’s has announced that the company will be phasing out the use of some antibiotics in its factory-farmed chicken products to accommodate what it says are the “changing preferences” of its customers. But a major disparity between the … Continue reading No, McDonald’s is not removing all antibiotics from its chicken
“This could explain why so many people insist they’re allergic to berries…” Farmers who are using antibiotics to keep pests away from their crops are making children allergic to the fruits and vegetables they grow, research suggests. Several years ago, … Continue reading FACTORY FARM ANTIBIOTICS MAKING CHILDREN ‘ALLERGIC TO FRUITS AND VEGETABLES’
(NaturalNews) An antibiotic-resistant “superbug” epidemic which is killing thousands of newborns in India may prove to have a global impact. India’s infant mortality rate is staggering, accounting for nearly a third of the yearly world total. Of the 800,000 infant … Continue reading Antibiotic-resistant bacteria causing epidemic of infant deaths in India may spread globally – NaturalNews.com
(NaturalNews) If ever there was a situation to prove, once again, that taking another person’s medication can produce life-threatening results, it’s the unfortunate story of California college student Yassmeen Castanada. The mother of a four-month-old daughter is wrapped entirely in bandages, 70 percent of her body covered in blisters from head to toe as she suffers from Stevens-Johnson syndrome, a very rare condition that can occur from a drug reaction. The syndrome causes the skin to burn because its barrier function becomes severely compromised.(1) “It can be considered sort of a burn from the inside out,” said dermatologist Dr. Lawrence … Continue reading Antibiotics cause woman to burn from the inside out, skin falls off
(NaturalNews) Thanks to a grassroots consumer advocacy group, one of the largest poultry producers in the Pacific Northwest has been exposed for committing hundreds of health and safety violations in less than just eight months. Referred to by The New York Times as “one of the nation’s most powerful environmental groups,” the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) blew the whistle on Foster Farms’ operations after receiving documentation describing the company’s failure to meet and maintain federally mandated food standards. The environmental action group filed a Freedom of Information Act request on March 7, 2014, asking the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food … Continue reading Widespread health violations at Foster Farms chicken factories, including mold, fecal matter and roaches
(NaturalNews) Finally, consumer demands are beginning to be met by some corporations in the food industry. Consumer advocacy groups, food activists and alternative media have all contributed to pushing the boundaries of the food industry in a way that offers true customer satisfaction. The most recent victory arrives following an announcement by the country’s third-largest poultry producer, Perdue Foods. At a press conference Wednesday in Washington, D.C., the poultry giant announced that they have completely stopped the use of antibiotics in all chicken hatcheries, according to a report by Food Safety News. Learn more from Julie Wilson at Natural News Continue reading Drastic reduction in antibiotic use announced by third largest U.S. chicken producer