Archive for December, 2012 :

On The Hidden Pagan Meaning Of Santa Claus
December 25th, 2012

The true ‘spirit of Xmas’ is no spirit at all, but a material share of the world, offering itself, apparently unbidden, to the child. It is a modern version of an ancient idea, elaborating itself for a post-Christian world. It is the artifice of the real itself.

10-Point Model For A Mental Health System That Works
December 20th, 2012

The mental health system in America is an embarrassing failure.

Stars Reveal the Secret of Aging Well
December 20th, 2012

Globular clusters are spherical collections of stars, tightly bound to each other by their mutual gravity.

Infant Formula Kills Infants Through Cytotoxicity
December 18th, 2012

The study suggests that infant formula may pose a risk to any infant with gastrointestinal problems, not just those born prematurely.

Iron Supplementation Helps Low-Birth-Weight Babies
December 17th, 2012

According to scientists from Umea University, the largest in northern Scandinavia, supplemental iron could boost brain development and help prevent behavioral problems in babies who are a little undersized at birth.

Experts’ Tips On Staying Fit During The Holidays
December 17th, 2012

Fitness expert Shirley Archer explained that people can usually stay in shape throughout the holidays with as few as 15 minutes of routine exercise per day.

Five Powerful Herbal Tinctures To Boost Your Immune System
December 17th, 2012

There are plenty of herbs we do already know about that have demonstrable, scientifically-proven health benefits you can begin taking advantage of today.

10 Reasons To Try A Juice Cleanse
December 17th, 2012
France Bans Contested Chemical BPA In Food Packaging
December 16th, 2012

The chemical, commonly known as BPA, is used in “polycarbonate” types of hard plastic bottles and as a protective lining in food and beverage cans.

Human Eye Proteins Detect Red Beyond Red
December 16th, 2012

Colour vision in nearly all animals depends on specialised chemicals called chromophores, which sit inside proteins and absorb different wavelengths of light.

Sorry Norway Food Companies, No More Greasy Burger Ads for Kids
December 15th, 2012

Norway’s Health Ministry is proposing to ban advertisements aimed at children for “unhealthy” food including sodas, cookies, chocolate, ice cream, and greasy burgers.

Nature’s Remedy For Sexual Dysfunction And Stress
December 12th, 2012

Arginine is a health bolstering amino-acid with a heap of beneficial effects, and that can be easily acquired from plant sources.

Omega-3 Fats Again Vindicated In The Prevention Of Cardiovascular Disease And Chronic Illnesses
December 11th, 2012

Monster drug giants benefit by pushing their ineffective prescription medications that at best, mask symptoms of disease and do little to treat those vascular conditions that respond positively to Omega-3 fat enriched foods and fish oil capsules.

Top Six Alkaline Foods To Eat Every Day For Vibrant Health
December 10th, 2012

The typical American diet is a deadly one, consisting primarily of toxic and acid-forming foods like processed sugars, artificial sweeteners, refined grains, conventionally produced meats and dairy, and hidden genetically modified organisms.

5 Ways To Respond To Loss Of Freedom In The USA
December 10th, 2012

So, keep your chin up and prepare your mind, body, spirit and your HOME to survive and even thrive in the worst of outward circumstances – as our situation is likely to worsen dramatically before it gets better.

Live Longer And Better With These Five Immortality Herbs
December 10th, 2012

A great number of the most effective herbs are known as adaptogens, which assist the body in its natural task of maintaining homeostasis – the delicate state of balance necessary to survival and healing.

The Ten Worst Ways Your Children Are Being Poisoned Right Now
December 10th, 2012

Children are also being poisoned in other insidious ways that suppress free thinking, assault good health and crush children’s souls.

Text Messages Direct To Your Contact Lens
December 9th, 2012

New technology that will allow information, such as text messages from a mobile phone, to be projected onto a contact lens worn in the human eye has been developed by Belgian researchers.

Multiple Media Usage Linked To Depression And Anxiety
December 9th, 2012

Using multiple forms of media at the same time – such as playing a cellphone game while watching TV – is linked to symptoms of anxiety and depression, scientists have found for the first time.

Four Ways To Know If GMOs Are Making You Fatter
December 8th, 2012

Through food, beverages and drinking water alone, the average American consumes between 10 and 13 different pesticides every single day.

Saying No to College
December 4th, 2012

The idea that a college diploma is an all-but-mandatory ticket to a successful career is showing fissures.

Happiness May Bring You More Money
December 3rd, 2012

Young people who express more positive emotions tend to have higher incomes by the time they’re 29, a Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences study says.

Pennsylvania Teenager Sleeps For 64 Days Straight
December 3rd, 2012

A real-life “sleeping beauty”: Meet the 17-year-old girl with condition that made her sleep for 64 DAYS.