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  • May 5, 2017 6

    Cancer…From Your Mattress?

    No, this isn’t a joke. Unfortunately. Thyroid cancer is the fastest growing cancer in the US, and experts think it might be because of the flame retardants that are used in common home products like sofas, mattresses, and carpets. People are exposed to the chemicals through household dust. Read th...

  • May 5, 2017 1

    Thyroid—Treat the Patient, Not the Lab

    How conventional medicine gets it wrong on thyroid testing and treatment. Why conventional medicine gets it wrong From time to time, individuals who come to Tahoma Clinicwith signs and symptoms of weak thyroid tell me that their physician doesn’t want them to even try thyroid medication “b...

  • May 5, 2017 0

    “Reverse T3” Should Be a Routine Part of Thyroid Testing!

    Reverse T3 can cause “functional hypothyroidism.” What is “functional hypothyroidism”? Functional hypothyroidism is having physical signs and symptoms of weak thyroid, even though the thyroid gland is healthy and actually making too much—not too little—of one of the many thyroid hor...

  • May 5, 2017 0

    The Toxin Solution

    A new book shows us how to rid our bodies of harmful toxins. In the 20th and 21st centuries, detoxification has become an important part of staying healthy for everyone, not just those of us who work in toxic environments. As noted in the January issue of Green Medicine, men who want to maintain...

  • May 5, 2017 0

    Glaucoma: a Cause and a New Natural Treatment

    Early results show promise for niacinamide to stop glaucoma. Researchers continue to search for and publish about causes of various health problems. No surprise—health problems are never found to be caused by a lack of one or more patent medicines, also termed “drugs” or “pharmaceuticals...

  • May 4, 2017 6

    Nourishing Food Requires Soil

    Help us protect real, organic food! Action Alert! You may be buying produce that was not even grown in soil. In other words, when you think you’re purchasing a nutrient-rich meal, you may be paying for produce from a process that actually denies them those very nutrients. Recently, an ANH-USA staf...

  • May 3, 2017 0

    How YOU Can Take Control of Your Own Healthcare

    No, this isn’t about repealing or replacing Obamacare. It’s about empowering you to make your own healthcare choices. Action Alert! In February we told you about the Health Savings Act of 2017. Sponsored by Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Rep. Erik Paulsen (R-MN), SB 403/HR 1175 allows Health Saving...

  • May 2, 2017 1

    Congress: “More Crony Medicine, Please”

    Lawmakers are on a course to put the FDA even deeper into the pocket of the pharmaceutical industry. Action Alert!  House and Senate leaders are looking to fast-track legislation that will reauthorize the Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA), the law that allows the US Food and Drug Administratio...

  • Apr 28, 2017 13

    Supplement Advocates Are Losing a Champion in Congress

    Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), a noted champion of natural supplements, has announced he will not seek re-election in 2018. The announcement came last week. He may even retire before his term ends. As one of natural health’s foremost advocates in Congress, we are sad to see him go. Rep. Chaffetz was ...