Cancer

5 Spices That Boost Your Cancer-Fighting Power

Wednesday Nov 12 2014 | by Colleen M. Story

Studies show that spices are gallant warriors in the battle against cancer. “A growing body of research—primarily lab studies—is now zeroing in ... more »

Citrus Pectin—the New Therapy for Cancer & Heart Disease?

Friday Oct 3 2014 | by Dr. J. E. Williams

Pectins (derived from the white part under all types of citrus fruit peels) have traditionally been used as thickening and stabilizing agents for ... more »

Green Medicine: How the Rainforest Heals

Friday Aug 22 2014 | by Dr. J. E. Williams

Mountain rainforest in the Peruvian Amazon along the upper Urubamba River. For urban dwellers, the forest has a sense of otherworldliness. And for ... more »

Iodine—The Most Misunderstood Micronutrient

Friday Aug 8 2014 | by Dr. J. E. Williams

Earth’s oceans are the main repositories of iodine, and nowhere is iodine as highly concentrated as in seaweed. Have you ever wondered what nutrient ... more »

Renegade Health Story of the Month: Laura Ricci

Tuesday Aug 5 2014 | by Kevin Gianni

Through a myriad of health problems including cancer, Laura hung in there looking for solutions, and found out she was a lot stronger than she ... more »

5 Health Benefits of Horseradish

Monday Jun 30 2014 | by Colleen M. Story

The root of the horseradish plant makes a popular condiment, but also has promising potential in fighting cancer. You may be familiar with horseradish ... more »

5 Health Benefits of Sauerkraut—Including Helping to Prevent Cancer

Wednesday Jun 25 2014 | by Colleen M. Story

Studies show that compounds in sauerkraut may help prevent cancer, boost immunity, and more. A one-cup serving of sauerkraut provides about a quarter ... more »

What Your Ears, Fingers, Arms, and Blood Type Can Tell You About Your Health

Monday Jun 23 2014 | by Colleen M. Story

If you have creases that run diagonally across your ear, you may be at a higher risk of heart disease. Is your index finger shorter than your ring ... more »

5 Foods/Beverages that May Help Prevent Skin Cancer

Monday Jun 2 2014 | by Colleen M. Story

Regularly drinking hot tea may reduce your risk of skin cancer. Skin cancer hasn’t gone away. In fact, it’s getting worse. According to the ... more »

Radiation Protection: Broccoli and Red Wine May Increase Survival from Exposure

Friday Dec 20 2013 | by Dr. J. E. Williams

Compounds in broccoli may help protect body cells from radiation exposure. The 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster catapulted radiation concerns to center ... more »

How Your Couch Could Be Making You Sick

Monday Dec 16 2013 | by Colleen M. Story

While you’re snoozing, you could be exposed to flame retardants, which have been linked to hormone disruption. It looks so innocent sitting there in ... more »

7 Foods that Fight Inflammation

Monday Nov 11 2013 | by Colleen M. Story

Chronic inflammation is linked with diseases like Alzheimer’s and heart disease, but can be tamed with certain anti-inflammatory foods. Inflammation ... more »