Health Yourself Resources
Links to articles, books, videos, etc. to help you Health Yourself!
The Truth About Vaccines
What's really going on with the vaccine controversy. Watch the video.
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) documents6 obtained via Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests filed by the Informed Consent Action Network (ICAN) reveal disturbing facts about the 1978 MMR vaccine’s licensing data.
What's in Our Water?
Is our drinking water safe?
Fluoride has been proven harmful to the brain and may lower IQ in children; it’s also an endocrine-disrupting chemical linked to thyroid disorders and cancer. Adding fluoride to U.S. drinking water is akin to drugging the majority of a population without its consent; about 95 percent of the world’s population drinks unfluoridated water
Five Healing Benefits of Intermittent Fasting
We have to liberate ourselves from the idea that we are going to starve if we skip a meal.
The Greek philosopher Plato said “I fast for greater mental and physical efficiency.” He was saying that he felt as though fasting helped him be more efficient with both his mental and physical energy. The research shows that Plato was correct in that fasting improves both our metabolic flexibility and energy efficiency.
Education is the beginning of change.
When we inform ourselves, we can make better choices.
How Obesity Affects The Brain
We're facing an epidemic of obesity ... while children starve.
Among men, higher total body fat percentage was linked to lower brain gray matter volume; a 5.5% greater total body fat percentage was associated with 3,162 mm³ lower gray matter volume. In women, 6.6% greater total body fat percentage was associated with 11.2 mm³ smaller globus pallidus volume; the globus pallidus is a brain region that plays a role in supporting a range of functions, including motivation, cognition and action
Trading distracting entertainment for health education ...
It's a great investment in a healthy future!
"Healthy living" to most people means both physical and mental health are in balance or functioning well together in a person. In many instances, physical and mental health are closely linked, so that a change (good or bad) in one directly affects the other. Consequently, some of the tips will include suggestions for emotional and mental "healthy living."
Antibiotics... pros and cons.
"US scientists have developed a device to reduce the detection time of bacteria from days to just minutes. The scientific breakthrough could spell the end of over-prescribing antibiotics while patients await results."
The GOOD NEWS is ... there definitely are alternative treatment options available -- real cures that successfully treat every disease in existence. And your doctor has probably never heard of them! And yet such alternative treatments and medical breakthroughs are well documented in highly respected scientific research institutions and publications.
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