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  • Mar 1, 2018 14

    Proposed Rule Change Offers Hope for Cheaper Healthcare

    Short-term health plans would give Americans more health care options, although there are flaws. Action Alert! One of the fundamental problems with Obamacare is that it allows the government to define what “health” and “health care” are. The result has been ever-increasing prices for heal...

  • Feb 15, 2018 1

    Fraudulent Organics Certifier to be Reinstated: Does USDA Care?

    Organic certifier, banned in EU and Canada, to be reinstated by US. Action Alert! Sources at the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) have told us that they are planning to recertify ETKO, a Turkish-based organic certifier. As we’ve reported previously, ETKO has been singled out by some countrie...

  • Feb 15, 2018 2

    Will Your State Block Access to Natural Healthcare Choices or Supplements?

    New bills introduced throughout the US. Will you and your family be affected?  State-based action alerts! It’s the beginning of many states’ legislative sessions, and there are a number of bills being considered that could affect your access to naturopaths, nutritionists, and supplements, as...

  • Jan 11, 2018 2

    Will Congress Move to Help Dying Patients?

    Right to Try legislation has passed the Senate. Now it must pass the House. Action Alert! The Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2017 passed the Senate and now moves to the House. It seems to have some traction. Recently the House Energy and Commerce Committee held a hearing on the issue, and...

  • Dec 14, 2017 0

    Are You Getting Enough Vitamin D?

    Definitely not, if you’re following the government’s recommendations. GrassrootsHealth, an organization dedicated to disseminating information about vitamin D research, has now confirmed a previous finding that the National Academy of Medicine (IOM),  the government’s advisor on health and m...

  • Nov 17, 2017 2

    Pharma Companies Sued Over MRI Drug

    Will justice be done? From Business Wire: Chuck and Gena Norris announced today that they have filed a lawsuit against eleven drug companies, including McKesson and Bracco, that they claim are responsible for the gadolinium contrast dye used during the MRIs that nearly cost Gena her life. The lawsui...

  • Sep 20, 2017 121

    Surprise! Buried Deep in GOP Health Bill

    The Obamacare repeal is only temporary—expires in six years. A few weeks ago, we told you about a new proposal described by nearly everyone as an attempt  to repeal and replace Obamacare. The bill has now been introduced by Sens. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Lindsay Graham (R-SC). Overall, the ...

  • Jul 22, 2017 0

    Help Us Remember Dr. Warren M. Levin, MD

    The staff and leadership at ANH-USA are remembering and honoring a true legend in integrative medicine, Dr. Warren M. Levin, MD, in light of his recent passing on July 21 at the age of 85. Not only did Dr. Levin open the first alternative medical center in NYC in 1974, but his landmark defense of h...

  • May 17, 2017 4

    Obamacare Repealed?

    Like it or not, Obamacare would not be repealed by the House bill. Action Alert! Here is just some of what is wrong with it.  The House of Representatives recently passed their version of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), a.k.a. Trumpcare—the bill meant to fulfill the Republicans’ promise to...