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Sleep Disorders, Are You At Risk?

Everyone knows that a good nights sleep is vital for mental, emotional, and even spiritual health. When we develop sleep disorders and our bodies and minds do not receive enough true rest the results can be devastating. While sleep issues can affect anyone at any age the focus of our current study was on those […]

Could Marijuana Replace These 5 Major Pharmaceutical Drugs?

Could Marijuana Replace These 5 Major Pharmaceutical Drugs?

It’s about time that the US government’s war on drugs is dwindling, with people across the country becoming educated enough about medical marijuana to enjoy its numerous benefits. The plant was always a nemesis to Big Pharma, because they knew just how powerful it can truly be. Now, a new study published in the journal Drug and […]

Groundbreaking Research: Cannabis Treats ADHD Better Than Adderall

Groundbreaking Research: Cannabis Treats ADHD Better Than Adderall

The medical use of marijuana is no secret. It can be used to treat a number of ailments, chronic and short term. According to a groundbreaking new medical study of 30 patients with ADHD, all 30 reported improved concentration and sleep as well as reduced impulsivity after using medicinal cannabis. These 30 patients all reported […]

The Fiction of ADHD and the “Chemical Imbalance” Theory of Mental Illness

The Fiction of ADHD and the “Chemical Imbalance” Theory of Mental Illness

The belief that increasing dopamine levels will alleviate ADHD symptoms is why kids are treated with stimulants. There’s just one problem with the theory: it isn’t true. On a trip to the zoo, there appeared to be a small gathering outside the wolverine display. As we approached we noticed this poor creature in a dead-sprint […]

Food Dyes and Additives Found to be Unsafe – Linked to ADHD & Cancer

Food Dyes and Additives Found to be Unsafe – Linked to ADHD & Cancer

Natural and alternative health advocates have long known that artificial (synthetic) food additives have had a negative effect on human health. Currently, although links have been made between consumption of  food additives and  increased hyperactivity (as well as cancer, chromosomal damage and other adverse affects), the FDA continues to drag its  feet by still maintaining […]

Attention Span is Shortening Significantly by the Year – But Why?

Attention Span is Shortening Significantly by the Year – But Why?

A study from Microsoft involving more than 2,000 people has found that the average attention span has dipped to a low 8 seconds – down from 12 seconds in 2000. A goldfish has an attention span of 9 seconds. There are many effects from smartphones and the like on the human body which are never […]

INVENTOR OF ADHD'S DEATHBED CONFESSION: "ADHD IS A FICTITIOUS DISEASE"

INVENTOR OF ADHD’S DEATHBED CONFESSION: “ADHD IS A FICTITIOUS DISEASE”

Yes, this is an older story, but based on some conversations I have had recently, one that bears reposting. Fortunately, the Swiss National Advisory Commission on Biomedical Ethics (NEK, President: Otfried Höffe) critically commented on the use of the ADHD drug Ritalin in its opinion of 22 November 2011 titled Human enhancement by means of […]

JELL-O No! Why This dessert is anything but healthy

JELL-O No! Why This dessert is anything but healthy

Jell-O It’s colorful, wiggly and fun. It is one of the most versitile creative foods on the market. You can make jell-o molds, jell-o shots, jell-o gigglers, parfaits, mix flavors, colors, it is essentially a fruit party in a box. Jell-o has been a favorite of kids and adults alike since the brand was founded […]

Pesticides are heavily used near thousands of California schools

Pesticides are heavily used near thousands of California schools

The adverse health effects associated with human exposure to pesticides have been well known for decades. Author Rachel Carson helped create public awareness in the early 1960s through her book entitled Silent Spring. In it, she documented the detrimental effects pesticides have on both the environment and humans. Carson also described the power held by chemical […]

Harvard research links fluoridated water to ADHD, mental disorders

Harvard research links fluoridated water to ADHD, mental disorders

A leading cause of ADHD (attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder) and autism in children could be the hidden chemicals lurking in the foods we eat, the water we drink and the products we consume, says a new study recently published in The Lancet. Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) and the Icahn School of […]