Reform Healthcare Archives

  • Aug 2, 2016 10

    European Court Shuts “Loophole” that Saves Lives and Prevents Disease

    By Rob Verkerk, PhD, founder, executive director, and scientific director of ANH-International The following is a somewhat condensed version of an article from our colleagues at ANH-International. It describes how European government authorities are not only censoring information to consumers, but a...

  • Jul 5, 2016 2

    Systemic Corruption at FDA Reported

    And consider who is leveling this charge: its own staff researchers, court rulings, and Congress. Action Alert! We have long documented many cases of FDA-approved killer drugs and agency interference in a person’s right to natural medicine (and much of this information and more is collected in our...

  • Jun 28, 2016 24

    Give FDA Even More Power?

    That’s what a group of former FDA bigwigs want. If they get their way, natural medicine could be in even greater jeopardy. This week, six former commissioners of the Food and Drug Administration dating back to President Reagan have called on Congress to give the FDA more power by making it an inde...

  • Jun 28, 2016 23

    Anti-Cancer Nutrient in Peril?

    More and more research is showing the potential of this nutrient to treat cancer and a variety of other conditions. So why is the FDA targeting it? The FDA is rapidly eliminating many of the substances that can be made at compounding pharmacies, which make customized medicines for individual patient...

  • Jun 14, 2016 9

    Protecting Higher-Dose Supplements

    A new study reveals why the science behind European and other anti-supplement regulations is completely outmoded. Last week, our partners at ANH-International released a report by the Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research. It offers an approach to determining the precise amount of...

  • Jun 14, 2016 0

    Supplement Access Threatened in Puerto Rico

    But there’s still time to stop it. Action Alert! Health officials in Puerto Rico recently issued an administrative order imposing a number of new regulations and fees on island supplement manufacturers and retailers. The new regulatory scheme mirrors much of what is already submitted to the FDA to...

  • Jun 7, 2016 4

    Ignoring Consumer Protests, FDA Throttles Medical Foods

    Want your doctor to help you manage your diabetes with specially formulated foods? The FDA says no way. Action Alert! What does your doctor know about nutrition and its ability to heal illness? That’s a good question for many conventional doctors, but most integrative doctors actually know a lot a...

  • Jun 7, 2016 5

    Another Anti-Supplement Sneak Attack from Blumenthal?

    We expect it to be slipped into a must-pass defense bill. Major Action Alert! Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) may be up to his old tricks and attempting to attach a last-minute amendment to must-pass legislation that would threaten Americans’ access to supplements. This comes after our champions a...

  • Jun 7, 2016 162

    Acid Blockers Cause Brain Damage, Kidney Disease? 

    Increase the risk of Alzheimer’s by 50%? Kidney disease by up to 50%? Unfortunately, that’s exactly what the science suggests. Over the years, we’ve written extensively about the dangers of stomach acid drugs—conventional medicine’s completely wrongheaded answer to stomach pain and acid ...

  • May 31, 2016 16

    Gluten in Your Thyroid Drug?

    A major drug maker does not even know what is in its drug. A major drugmaker may be adding a new ingredient to their thyroid medication that will make many patients sicker. What is behind this ignorant or thoughtless move? Two Action Alerts! Hypothyroid patients, take note: your medicine might now ...