Whats All The Fuss About?

This is a subject close to my heart. My stepmother passed away from cancer many years ago. In the final stages, she was suffering terribly and asked me to accompany her into the hills to meet a group of Buddhist Nuns who gave her marijuana and taught her how to use it. Cannabis was the only thing that would stimulate her appetite and lessen the pain without the horrible side effects of prescribed medication. At …


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Can Organic Produce Help Protect You From Cancer?

This article from holistic health and fitness coach Elly McGuinness discusses the importance of eating fruit and vegetables with a high level of phytonutrients known as salvestrols. A diet abundant in organically grown produce will help ensure a daily intake of salvestrols which aids the body in ridding itself of cancer cells as they arise. How choosing organic could help protect you from cancer “Plant-based foods are well known for their vitality-providing properties as a result …


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Do Cell Phones Give You Cancer?

Cellphones have become an integral part of most of our lives which means increased daily exposure to radio waves that play a major part in our daily toxic load of EMF radiation. This informative article by Margie at Life Energy Designs discusses the potential health risks. The following information is provided for your information only – offered to help you make up your own mind on this issue. The opinions expressed by the doctors/researchers are …


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Alcohol = 7 Different Cancers

I’m sure this comes as no surprise, or at least not a big surprise, but there is now enough evidence to implicate alcohol in the development of 7 different types of cancer. I can’t imagine alcohol being treated anything like our old friend, the cigarette, anytime soon—especially not in New Zealand, but it would be great if there was more education on this. Here’s an in depth article about the evidence and research that’s gone into this finding.


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Hot Drinks May Cause Cancer (But Not Coffee)

Here we go again—well nearly. We’re definitely used to hearing that we’re surrounded by and indulging in all the cancerous things that life has to offer, but the dangerously hot temperature of drinks is a new one for me. Of course the headline of this article is what got my attention, but not because I’m scared. I find reading about the latest claims about things being carcinogenic and the ensuing u-turns on those claims entertaining now …