Intravenous Hydrogen Peroxide Therapy

In non-organic chemistry (that chemistry not involving carbon based molecules) there are only two basic types of chemical reactions: oxidation and reduction. An oxidation reaction removes negative charge by removing electrons. A reduction reaction adds negative charge by adding electrons. Whether a reaction is reductive or oxidative depends on one's point of view. For example, … Continue reading Intravenous Hydrogen Peroxide Therapy

Mad cow disease prions capable of evolution, even without DNA

The Scripps Research Institute has published a study in the journal Science alleging that prions, lifeless protein particles that are believed to cause serious brain diseases, are able to mutate and develop resistance to drugs in the same way that bacteria and other living things do. Abnormal prion proteins cause at least 20 fatal diseases … Continue reading Mad cow disease prions capable of evolution, even without DNA

Naturally Disinfect Your Kitchen of Germs and Bacteria

Source: Naturally Disinfect Your Kitchen of Germs and Bacteria by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that approximately 76 million people become ill from pathogens in food each year in the United States. Of those, approximately 5,000 die [1].What causes this high occurrence of foodborne illness? Commonly … Continue reading Naturally Disinfect Your Kitchen of Germs and Bacteria

Surprising Link Between Depression, Anxiety, and Gut Health

Did you know your gut health may affect your mood and behavior? The belief that gut health is connected to mental well-being dates back more than a hundred years. In the early 1900’s, scientists and clinicians emphasized the relationship between gastrointestinal health and mental health. By 1930, opinions reversed and it was thought that mental … Continue reading Surprising Link Between Depression, Anxiety, and Gut Health

Effects of Pesticides

If it has the suffix –cide in it, then you know it’s meant to kill something. Pesticides are designed to kill insects, fungus, bacteria and other things that feed on crops, are vectors for disease, nuisances, and things that destroy property. Farming is big business and some farming companies are bottom-line driven, in business to … Continue reading Effects of Pesticides