(NaturalNews) The FDA has announced that it will require new labels on both prescription and over-the-counter painkillers in the aspirin family, warning that even brief use of these drugs increases the risk of heart attacks and strokes, including among people with no heart disease... [...]
(NaturalNews) One of the most oft-cited reasons used by supporters of abortion to justify even the most horrific of procedures like partial-birth abortion and, we've now learned, organ-harvesting for profit, is that the mass of flesh and blood growing inside a woman's womb is just... [...]
Many women suffer unnecessarily painful periods each month, often requiring pharmaceutical medication to get by. Unfortunately, drugs such as NSAIDs can have harmful side effects, particularly if a high dosage is required. On the other hand, new research shows that cinnamon is an effective treatment for painful periods, otherwise known as dysmenorrhoea.
Comparing Cinnamon to Other Treatments
In a randomized, double-blind trial, 114 female college students received either 420mg of cinnamon, 400mg [...]
Department of Health reassuring students after blunder last month sent thousands of children to hospital. [...]
Many people, ancient and living today, believed that most of the bodies ills comes from disharmony inside of the body. That disharmony can be achieved through bad diet, bad habits, and poor thoughts. Jin Shin Jyutsu, which is an ancient art of mending from Japan, uses certain pressure points to create harmony again in your body.
Using the image above, you can find the right fingers to put pressure on to help relieve certain symptoms in your body.
If you put pressure on the thumb
You bring harmon [...]
Have you ever imagined what it would be like to be paralyzed? Your spine provides the signal to the rest of your body through your nerves. If just one vertebrae is out of alignment, entire body parts can stop functioning. Damage to the upper spine can cause issues with the arms and shoulders, damage to the mid-spine can affect the organs, and damage to the lower back can cause issues with the legs.
Muntathar is a seventeen year old boy who became bed ridden for three months after injuring his ba [...]
We all suffer from various aches and pains, and many of us are direly familiar with the serious dangers that pharmaceutical interventions like painkillers bring to the table. That’s why we decided to compile a list of the 4 of the best natural pain relievers that actually work. The best part? These natural solutions also come with a host of other benefits, from anti-cancer properties to enhanced immunity.
1. Garlic for Toothache
Generally sparked by infection, decay, injury, a cracked to [...]
Back pain is often a reality for many people. I’m one of them! Sure, I’m active, I stretch, but there are still some days that I’m just so stiff and sore that I don’t know what to do. Fortunately I came across this method of relieving back pain without leaving your chair.
Lower back pain.
Sit forward in your chair.
Bring one of your knees to your chest, grasp at the back of your though.
Pull your though gently toward your body.
Hold for 30 seconds.
SLOWLY release the le [...]
One of the issues that come along with sitting around all day is back pain. Over 30 million Americans suffer from lower back pain. Here are 7 stretches that will help relive you back pain in just 7 minutes:
1. The hamstring floor stretch.
Hold for 30 seconds twice for each leg.
2. Knee to chest stretch.
This helps strengthen and relax your glutes. Hold for 20 seconds for each leg twice.
3. Spinal stretch.
This was a favorite of mine when I suffered sciatica. Hold for 20 seconds and repeat on [...]
(NaturalNews) A huge study by the Mayo Clinic looked at over 140,000 patients between 2005 and 2009 to find out why (exactly) people went to see a doctor. Initially, you might think that heart disease and cancer would top the list, but that's not it. Believe it or not, skin disorders... [...]
(NaturalNews) Joint pain can be caused by injury (including repetitive stress injuries); bacterial, viral, or fungal infections; or autoimmune disease. The pain may be restricted to one joint or affect multiple joints; it may migrate from one to another. Pain and other symptoms may... [...]
(NaturalNews) It isn't difficult to find research demonstrating the health benefits of curcumin. Studies have shown that this yellow-colored curcuminoid, which is the main active compound in turmeric, can reduce the risk of heart disease, high blood pressure and cognitive decline... [...]
(NaturalNews) Popular over-the-counter painkiller medications from the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) class, which includes ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin IB), have been found in a new large-scale international study to significantly increase the risk of heart attack, stroke... [...]
(NaturalNews) What do you reach for when you are in pain? You certainly don't want to rub toxic chemicals all over yourself or ingest drugs with a long list of nasty side effects. There must be a better solution. How about a natural salve you can make at home that is inexpensive and... [...]
(NaturalNews) Nearly 80 percent of Americans will experience back pain at some point in their life, using paracetamol as their first go-to medicine to soothe the pain. However, a recent study published in The BMJ (British Medical Journal) found that paracetamol is one of the most... [...]
(NaturalNews) Inflammation is a natural, healthy response to cellular damage or a natural, healthy immune response to a perceived threat. The idea that inflammation can persist without serving a purpose is a misnomer that allows the cause of disease to go unchecked and ignored.When... [...]
The pain-relieving ingredient Acetaminophen, also known a Tylenol and Paracetamol, is one of the most popular pain relievers used today. In present day, it and other drugs like it have become relied on for numerous types of mundane pain or chronic pain relief from degenerative diseases.
However, research suggests that this pain-reliever doesn’t always work – with a recent study showcasing its inability to treat lower back pain as well as osteoarthritis in the knee and hip.
As repo [...]
Heather CallaghanActivist PostIt's been about 12 years since Equilibrium quietly arrived in theaters, only to become better known as the years went on. The dystopian flick about the forced removal of emotions - i.e. any shred of humanity - through mandated injections was quite the extreme allegory to average viewers. But perhaps you looked around and saw the "desensitizing metaphor" in all kinds of things in this twisted bumpy stop we call reality.Fluoride, prescription drugs, antibiotics and ot [...]
Isaiah Rider with his mother Michelle Rider during happier days.
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Isaiah Rider, the 17 year old teenager who is still in the custody of Illinois against his will, appeared on The Robert Scott Bell Show last night (April 6th) along with his mother Michelle Rider to give an update on their current situation.
Isaiah Rider was medically kidnapped by the State of Illinois while visiting a Chicago hospital that supposedly specializes in his rare medical condition. He [...]
(NaturalNews) Arthritis is painful inflammation of one or more joints in the body. There are more than 100 types of arthritis, though the best-known types are osteoarthritis (which breaks down cartilage), rheumatoid arthritis (which is an autoimmune disorder affecting the lining of... [...]
Living a lifetime without the ability to feel pain is actually more of an inconvenience that it sounds. The inability to feel any pain at all might so... [...]
(NaturalNews) It's not uncommon for criminals to show up in the medical field. The insurance system by itself encourages doctors to use criminal and unethical behavior to make a living. Doctors care less about the quality of care they are giving. They want to see as many patients... [...]
With acupuncture having roots in Chinese medicine going back over 5000 years, it seems silly to choose such a title for this article. Yet, in the 21st century, it appears that the United States is only beginning to dive into the layers of possibility concerning deployment of acupuncture in many different areas.
All too often, Western medicine’s view of acupuncture is that of a complementary treatment holding an inferior position next to chemical drugs and pharmaceutical treatments. Yet, w [...]
Dees IllustrationHeather CallaghanActivist PostThe average person realizes that shots hurt. There's a reason children scream and cry in anguish when they receive vaccinations. Apparently, this tidbit hasn't registered much among the medical community or else why would there be a need to widely publish EEG results of infants at the moment they get jabs? People tend to think babies will move on quickly and forget sooner....Not only does the following study demonstrate the painful results of babies [...]
Jon RappoportActivist Post“In experiments on mice, scientists rewired the circuits of the brain and changed the animals’ bad memories into good ones…The researchers said they were able to do the opposite as well—change a pleasurable memory in mice into one associated with fear.” (Kevin Drum, Mother Jones, 8/27/14)Aldous Huxley once wrote to George Orwell:[The world’s rulers’] lust for power can be just as completely satisfied by suggesting people into loving their servitude as [...]
(NaturalNews) As 2015 got underway, Natural News declared this the Year of Self-Reliance, and I promised to bring you more practical solutions that touch on all the important areas of your life.Several extraordinary events are beginning in the next 1-7 days that can help you attain... [...]
(NaturalNews) It is your body's way of telling you that something is amiss -- pain, and for many people, the chronic variety that only the constant use of painkillers seems to mitigate. The advice of many conventional doctors is to just pop a few aspirin or ibuprofen when it shows... [...]
(NaturalNews) The beauty of the body is that it has several feedback mechanisms to alert you that something is going wrong. We often call this feedback a "symptom", and rather than valuing it and seeking to remedy the imbalance, we often set out to destroy the mechanism that provides... [...]