Age of Convenience…A Painful Reminder

We don’t want to diet.  We want a pill that miraculously makes us lose weight or we go to a surgeon to have our fat surgically removed. We don’t want to exercise.  We buy six-pack enhancers from “As Seen on TV” and hope they work in 20 minutes or less. We don’t want to think…

Home Grown Cancer…Now What?

We spend an awful lot of time and money researching the environmental risks affecting our plants BUT what about the environmental impact to the human body?  It may be difficult to face that you and your loved ones have been exposed to toxic chemicals that could very well be blamed for cancer. Do we “inherit”…

Urgent Warning Men! What You Drink Could be Killing You!

Hey Guys…if you’re partial to sipping your favorite soda,  consider yourself warned!   According to a 15-year study just one carbonated drink a day could raise your chances of developing aggressive prostate cancer. The study, carried out by Swedish scientists, tracked the health of more 8,000 men aged 45-73 over a 15 year span. All were…

Take 2 Pills and Don’t Call Me In The Morning!

It is reported that the average doctor visit in the U.S. is 7 minutes long and the average patient walks out with 2 prescriptions.  Although I don’t presume to have their knowledge-base nor do I necessarily question their authority; I DO question precisely how much these guys can possibly get to know about us and…

Go Ahead! Drink up! What’s One More Bottle?

1500 bottles of water are consumed every second in the US Of the 50 billion bottles consumed each year 80% end up in landfills 17 million barrels of oil are used to produce bottled water each year Cancer causing toxins leach into the water from plastic bottles DOES ANY OF THIS MAKE SENSE TO YOU?…

News Flash! Heavy Metal Isn’t All About Music

Don’t look now but we’re being poisoned from the inside out.  Many of the products we use have heavy metals in them.  Heavy metals are in the foods we eat, the water (most of us) drink, and the air we breathe.  Although the body needs very small amounts of  zinc, copper, cobalt, manganese, molybdenum, vanadium…

Global Warming or Not…We’ve Got Huge Problems

Whether you buy into the global warming theory or not, you have to admit there have been some strange climate changes across the globe in the past few years. From record breaking heat waves and catastrophic droughts to deadly flooding. If you haven’t been directly impacted by any of these events I wouldn’t breathe a sigh of relief…

Willing to Die For Our Country? Certainly Not This Way!

It is common knowledge that plastic water bottles should not be left in a hot car or stored in the heat because the toxic BPA will leach into the water itself.  BPA is known to cause cancer, disrupt hormones and wreak havoc on our neurological system. So why is it that the very people who…

How Doctors Die…Typically Not Like The Rest of Us!

For all those who rely on mainstream medical advice…always looking for a quick fix or a “professional opinion”… this one’s for you.    It should make you go “hmm”. Ken Murray, MD,  Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at USC writes: Years ago, Charlie, a highly respected orthopedic surgeon and a mentor of mine, found…

You’re Looking at our Next “Agent Orange” (Type) Crisis

There isn’t a good time or a good temperature to consume water out of a toxic plastic water bottle but I believe that we can ALL agree that the danger of BPA in our plastics is skyrocketed at high temperatures. In spite of the dangers (and a multitude of warnings) we continue to offer bottled…