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How to use turmeric as a potent cancer fighting food

Natural News - 6 hours 3 min ago
(NaturalNews) Turmeric is a spice that comes from the Curcuma plant. If you want to purchase fresh turmeric, you may be able to find it at a farmer's market. If not, look for it online.The rhizome (commonly called a root) looks a lot like ginger root with its brown peel, but it...

Overhyped electric cars and ethanol are 'greenwashed' scams that ultimately cause more pollution than fossil fuels

Natural News - 6 hours 3 min ago
(NaturalNews) Driving an electric vehicle may not be as green as you might think, especially if you're living in a region that produces most of its electricity by burning coal, according to new research presented by Christopher Kennedy, Professor of Civil Engineering at the University...

School curriculum for young students shamelessly promotes GMOs, vaccines

Natural News - 6 hours 3 min ago
(NaturalNews) The biotechnology agenda has now infiltrated public school curricula for sixth graders, with a captured screenshot of a student's homework essentially answering "yes" to the loaded question, "Are genetically modified foods safe to eat?"As you'll see in the shocking...

FDA contradicts official story about 'inert' homeopathy being ineffective, warns consumers to watch for side effects

Natural News - 6 hours 3 min ago
(NaturalNews) After repeatedly declaring that homeopathic remedies are just inert water and no better than a placebo, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has suddenly had a schizophrenic moment and decided that homeopathy is now imminently dangerous! That's right -- the same...

Symptoms of dehydration - Do you drink enough water?

Natural News - 6 hours 3 min ago
(NaturalNews) Most people do not drink enough water. Thirst and a dry mouth are signs of dehydration. If we drink water only when we're thirsty, we are perpetually dehydrated.There are many other signs of dehydration including: Back painCrampsConstipationDecreased urine outputDizzinessDry...

Skin-healthy nut sought by cosmetic companies breathes new life into impoverished economies of South America

Natural News - 6 hours 3 min ago
(NaturalNews) Loggers in Colombia are stopping dead in their tracks and beginning to look out for special wild trees that produce the healthy and lucrative cacay nuts. These nuts, pronounced kahk-ai, are now lifting people out of poverty in the middle of the Amazon rainforest. What...

Facebook discriminates against Native Americans with traditional cultural names

Natural News - 6 hours 3 min ago
(NaturalNews) The "inclusive" social media giant Facebook is once again caught in controversy, this time with company censors denying a Native American woman access when she tried to register using her traditional name.As reported by Britain's Daily Mail, Brenna Happy Cloud of...

Teacher sues school district after cruel school shooting drill left her with PTSD

Natural News - 6 hours 3 min ago
(NaturalNews) If experiencing the Sandy Hook incident was not traumatic enough for faculty, consider how an Oregon teacher might feel having a gun pointed at her after a live role-play of the Sandy Hook incident that she was not aware was taking place.Two years ago, teacher Linda...

Can the Chesapeake Bay (and its signature blue crabs) recover?

Environmental Health News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 19:30
Blue crab season in the Chesapeake Bay is just around the corner. To fill his coffers between now and then, third-generation Virginia waterman J.C. Hudgins is fishing for menhaden, a type of fish used for bait. What he's seen in recent days comes as good news: clear water to a depth of eight feet.
Categories: Ecological News

Nepal earthquake: experts knew disaster was coming.

Environmental Health News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 19:30
Nepal's devastating earthquake was the disaster experts knew was coming. Just a week ago, about 50 earthquake and social scientists from around the world came to Kathmandu, Nepal, to figure out how to get this poor, congested, overdeveloped, shoddily built area to prepare better for the big one, a repeat of the 1934 temblor that levelled the city.
Categories: Ecological News

History lessons highlight climate threat to birds.

Environmental Health News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 19:30
Climate change can seriously alter the numbers and the prospects for survival of the planet’s living things, according to researchers in Sweden and China. The scientists’ findings are the result of taking a long, cool look at the big picture – rather than the still-sketchy evidence from climate change now – of what happened to bird populations during the Ice Ages.
Categories: Ecological News

Arctic oil spills in Canada likely to spread across borders: Study.

Environmental Health News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 19:30
New research suggests that any type of significant oil spill in Canada's western Arctic would likely spread quickly and foul oceans around Alaska and possibly as far west as Russia.
Categories: Ecological News

The 2015 Goldman Environmental Prize winners.

Environmental Health News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 19:30
Every year the winners of the Goldman Environmental Prize are announced just in time for Earth Day, and this year each received $175,000. For the past quarter century the prize has celebrated the efforts of individuals from each of the five most populated continents plus the island nations to protect their communities’ natural resources.
Categories: Ecological News

Laurent Fabius: Our climate imperatives.

Environmental Health News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 19:30
Toward the end of this year, France will host the 21st United Nations climate conference. The aim? To reach a universal agreement that will limit the rise in average global temperatures to 2 degrees Celsius, compared to the pre-industrial period, by the end of the century. There is real hope for success, but it is an enormous task.
Categories: Ecological News

Beyond the Headlines.

Environmental Health News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 19:30
In this week’s trip beyond the headlines, Peter Dykstra tells host Steve Curwood about how the oil fracking era might be switching from boom to bust, a climate change-denial stance is seemingly a prerequisite for Republican Presidential candidacy, and how climate deniers still reference a 40 year old, minority theory of global cooling.
Categories: Ecological News

Dispersants sprayed after Deepwater Horizon oil spill more toxic than oil alone

The Ecologist Magazine - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 17:22
The dispersant used in the Deepwater Horizon clean-up appears to be more toxic to corals than crude oil, writes Danielle M DeLeo. It also increases the concentration of oil in seawater, leading to higher, more toxic exposures of oil components when they come into contact with corals and other marine organisms.
Categories: Ecological News

Progressive lawmakers in California violate women's rights with SB 277; children to be physically violated by government without parental consent

Natural News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:30
(NaturalNews) California lawmakers pushing the mandatory vaccine initiative SB 277 are almost all Democrats. These are the same people who defiantly defend the right of "a woman's choice" to decide the issue of abortion. We are repeatedly told that abortion is the woman's choice alone...

Big Pharma to market its vaccines with contrived emotional appeal that utterly ignores facts

Natural News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:30
(NaturalNews) At the behest of the World Health Organization (WHO), the so-called "SAGE [Strategic Advisory Group of Experts] Working Group on Vaccine Hesitancy" has put together a report for the United Nations arm outlining new strategies to convince more people to get vaccinated...

McDonald's getting crushed by healthier fast food companies like Chipotle

Natural News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:30
(NaturalNews) In what can only be chalked up to karma, McDonald's and its artery-clogging menu are taking a nasty hit in sales, with overall global sales reported to be down 2.6 percent from a year ago for comparable outlets. Sales in the Asia-Pacific and Middle East region fell by...

Robert Kennedy, Jr. is right about vaccines: A medically induced 'holocaust' is now upon us

Natural News - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:30
(NaturalNews) At a recent screening of the powerful new documentary film Trace Amounts, which exposes the scientific connection between mercury in vaccines and autism, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. warned an audience of supportive viewers that vaccines are essentially poison vials causing...
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