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MMS: Miracle Mineral Scam

MMS, or the Miracle (or Master) Mineral Solution, has both gained and lost popularity in waves since 2006. The name Miracle Mineral Solution was coined by Jim Humble, a man with no medical or scientific qualifications, in a self-published book promoting the use of

Cancer “The Best Way To Die” According To Leading Doctor

According to Dr.Richard Smith, a former editor of the British Medical Journal, pouring so many billions into cancer research is a waste of money. Smith says that cancer is, in fact, the closest one can come to surrealist Luis Buñuel wish for “a slower death.”

Acupuncture Isn’t Really Medicine

Poorly done acupuncture studies are published every week, so I can’t write about every one that comes out. I probably would have passed this one by, except for the New York Times article using it to tout the effectiveness of acupuncture. The headline reads:

Y Quit? Men Appear To Lose Their Y-Chromosomes From Smoking

Male smokers are 3 times more likely than non-smoking males to lose their Y chromosomes in blood cells as they age, a new study published in Science suggests. Although it is a known fact, according to scientists, that as men grow older, the Y

What Happens When You Quit Smoking – Immediate And Long Term Benefits

While many people may not know everything smoking can potentially lead to, it is well known that nothing positive on a health level can come out the activity. Advertisers and Hollywood have successfully hammered the idea of smoking into our brains over the last

Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity Doesn’t Exist

Over the past several years, the “gluten-free” trend has surged in popularity with consumers. As a result of this trend, the market continues to offer new and creative gluten-free products. Gluten is a protein composite which is found in wheat, barley, and other grains.

5 Ways To Help Prevent You From Getting Cancer

Cancer is a disease of malfunctioning cell division, which has been around since at least the dawn of civilization, is a common human problem: you cannot drive your chances of getting it down to 0%. That said, there are a number of things you can

First Medical Marijuana Restaurant in Vancouver

Vancouver’s Mega ILL cafe is making headlines this week for its pot-positive vibes and pot-infused pies. Said to be the city’s first “pizzeria-cum-vapor lounge”, the cafe is, as owner Mark Klokeid explained to CTV News last month, a “pot friendly” establishment where patrons are

See The Human Cost Of Your iPhone… It Will Shock You

We’d like to think slavery is in the past, but this short and to-the-point documentary asks you to consider that the cellphone you’re holding in your hand may have involved something equally terrible: young Chinese workers enduring 15-hour days without holidays or rights. These

The Benefits of Beer And the Risk of BBQ

How you grill your meat may play a big part on your health in the long run. If you use a charcoal or wood-burning barbeque grill, and you constantly grill your meat at high temperatures, you run the risk of your meat forming two