Oscillococcinum, the homeopathic solution to the coronavirus threat?

Oscillococcinum, the homeopathic solution to the coronavirus threat?

They were members of the International Scientific Committee for Homeopathic Investigations (ISCHI), whose membership also included two employees of Boiron (the manufacturers of Oscillococcinum®), and whose committee activities ceased in July 2013.

Seven in 10 adults think their partner ignores them on purpose, poll claims

Seven in 10 adults think their partner ignores them on purpose, poll claims

Seven in 10 people believe their partner has selective hearing , according to a poll.More than half of the 2000 UK adults polled said they were concerned their partner’s selective hearing could be a result of genuine hearing difficulties.

Homeopathy effective for 0 out of 68 illnesses, study finds

Homeopathy effective for 0 out of 68 illnesses, study finds

Professor Paul Glasziou, a leading academic in evidence based medicine at Bond University, was the chair of a working party by the National Health and Medical Research Council which was tasked with reviewing the evidence of 176 trials of homeopathy to establish if the treatment is valid.

Weekly Health Quiz: Measles, Agriculture and Carbon Dioxide

Weekly Health Quiz: Measles, Agriculture and Carbon Dioxide

Nutritional ketosis mimics the life span-extending properties of fasting A ketogenic diet improves glucose metabolism, lowering your risk for Type 2 diabetes A ketogenic diet can help lower inflammation in your body 2 Estimates suggest how great a percentage of all processed foods contain genetically engineered ingredients?

Why the Media Went Crazy for Keto Crotch

Why the Media Went Crazy for Keto Crotch

Countless other mainstream and not-so-mainstream news sources suddenly carry similar headlines, warning people that going keto can cause stinky discharges that will render you a social outcast — and that eating high-sugar foods like fruit juices and whole grains is the answer to these offensive odors.

SAR Safety Warning Hidden Inside Cellphone

SAR Safety Warning Hidden Inside Cellphone

According to Mesley, more than 200 studies have been submitted to Health Canada showing harm from RF radiation at levels below the safety limit for which cellphones are tested.

Is the Flu Vaccine Really ‘Working Well’ This Year?

Is the Flu Vaccine Really ‘Working Well’ This Year?

According to interim estimates 1 released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on February 15, 2019 — which uses data from 3,254 adults and children enrolled in the U.S. Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness Network between November 23, 2018, and February 2, 2019 — the overall adjusted effectiveness of the 2018-19 flu vaccine against all influenza virus infection associated with acute respiratory illness (ARI) needing medical attention was 47 percent.

What Are the Health Benefits of Vitamin K2?

What Are the Health Benefits of Vitamin K2?

1 , 2 Vitamin K1, which is derived from green plants, is best known for the role it plays in blood clotting, while vitamin K2, derived primarily from fermented foods and animal products such as eggs, meat and liver, 3 is important to hormone production and utilization, as well as bone and heart health.

Losing weight could ease symptoms of depression

Losing weight could ease symptoms of depression

The study found that all types of dietary improvement appeared to have equal effects on mental health, with weight-loss, fat reduction or nutrient-improving diets all having similar benefits for depressive symptoms.

Artificial sweeteners – no clear evidence of benefit

Artificial sweeteners – no clear evidence of benefit

To better understand these potential benefits and harms, a team of European researchers analysed 56 studies comparing no intake or lower intake of non-sugar sweeteners with higher intake in healthy adults and children.

Top 7 Foods to Help Fight Depression

Top 7 Foods to Help Fight Depression

Evidence is steadily growing for the relation between dietary quality (and potential nutritional deficiencies) and mental health, and for the select use of nutrient-based supplements to address deficiencies, or as monotherapies or augmentation therapies." 9 The Highest-Scoring Plant Foods for Mental Health One important observation scientists made in the course of the featured study was that deficiencies in long-chained omega-3 fatty acids , B vitamins, zinc, magnesium and vitamin D are unquestionably implicated in the “pathophysiology” of depression.

Whole Foods Market Rated Worst for Toxic Food Packaging

Whole Foods Market Rated Worst for Toxic Food Packaging

Grocery Store Chain Linked to Cancer Causing Chemical A study released by consumer watchdog groups Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families and Toxic-Free Future 4 reveals Amazon’s recently acquired grocer — Whole Foods Market — was the biggest offender in their analysis of paper products coming in contact with food.

Evidence-Based Homeopathic Family Medicine

Evidence-Based Homeopathic Family Medicine

A 2012 study published in the journal Langmuir, published by the American Chemical Society (ACS), tested six homeopathic medicines — gold, silver, copper, tin, zinc and platinum — at three different dilutions:

Omega-3 fatty acids help reduce risk of premature birth

Omega-3 fatty acids help reduce risk of premature birth

Associate Professor Middleton and a team of Cochrane researchers have been looking closely at long-chain omega-3 fats and their role in reducing the risk of premature births — particularly docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) found in fatty fish and fish oil supplements.

Weekly Health Quiz: Breathing, Hydrogen and Alzheimer's

Weekly Health Quiz: Breathing, Hydrogen and Alzheimer's

Molecular hydrogen (H2) is a gas with very unique and selective antioxidant effects that specifically target the most harmful free radicals. Quitting smoking and optimizing your vitamin D level are other measures shown to promote increased lung capacity.

Evidence for the effectiveness of homeopathy

Evidence for the effectiveness of homeopathy

The evidence purporting to show a positive effect is of insufficient methodological quality for concluding effectiveness, whilst rigorous trials of homeopathy conducted to high standards have uniformly shown no effectiveness at all.

Study Finds Evidence for Heart Tumors From Cellphone Radiation

Study Finds Evidence for Heart Tumors From Cellphone Radiation

The Ramazzini study36 reproduces and clearly supports the NTP’s findings, showing a clear link between cellphone radiation and Schwann cell tumors (schwannomas)37,38,39 — but at a much lower power level than that used by NTP.

Alkaline Water or Hydrogen Water

Alkaline Water or Hydrogen Water

Molecular hydrogen, on the other hand, does have a number of health benefits, some of which mirror the claims made for alkaline water — and there's a really good reason for that. One of the purported health benefits of drinking alkaline water is cancer prevention.

Fermented Dairy Protects Your Heart

Fermented Dairy Protects Your Heart

Beyond that, a 2017 meta-analysis of 29 studies involving more than 938,000 participants, published in the European Journal of Epidemiology,13 indicated the consumption of dairy products such as cheese, milk and yogurt had a neutral effect on health.

Cocktail of 41 Supplements Ensures Long Life, Says 89-Year-Old Scientist

Cocktail of 41 Supplements Ensures Long Life, Says 89-Year-Old Scientist

Ames, an 89-year-old biochemist from California who has written over 500 scientific papers during his career, envisions a future in which a person can put their finger in a machine that will analyze their blood and determine the exact vitamin and mineral cocktail they need to slow the inevitable march toward aging.

Magic Mushroom Ingredient Psilocybin Aids Depression and Should Be Reclassified If Clinical Trials Are Successful, Experts Say

Magic Mushroom Ingredient Psilocybin Aids Depression and Should Be Reclassified If Clinical Trials Are Successful, Experts Say

If these trials are successful and psilocybin goes on to clear the next stage (phase III clinical trials)—which usually involve more participants and assess the effectiveness of the intervention—researchers from Johns Hopkins University recommend that the substance should be recategorized as a schedule IV drug, like prescription sleep aids, but with tighter controls.