Pulse of Natural Health Archives

  • Sep 6, 2018 3

    They’re Causing Asthma: Does the EPA Care?

    Large factory farms are spewing toxic gases into the air that are causing human health problems, but the EPA refuses to act. Imagine stepping onto your front porch to enjoy your morning coffee, but instead of fresh air and sunshine you’re met with an overpowering stench of the manure and filth ...

  • Aug 31, 2018 0

    Healthcare Price Transparency Gets a Boost

    A new Trump administration rule will allow consumers to better understand the prices for hospital procedures. From the Washington Examiner: Hospitals will be required to post the prices they charge for surgeries and other medical procedures online under a new Trump administration rule… Prev...

  • Aug 31, 2018 0

    Pharma Owns LA Times

    The newspaper has been bought by a biotech billionaire, further entrenching Big Pharma’s control of the media. From the LA Times: Biotech billionaire Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong on Monday will take control of the Los Angeles Times and San Diego Union-Tribune, two historic newspapers rooted in S...

  • Aug 23, 2018 24

    Can Homeopathy Be Saved?

    The FDA is threatening homeopathy’s future. Here’s how we can save it. Action Alert! The FDA has proposed a new policy for regulating homeopathy—a policy which is a direct threat to many, many homeopathic medicines. To fully protect consumer access to these treatments, we need Congress t...

  • Aug 23, 2018 0

    Say “NO” to Pesticides, and “YES” to CBD!

    The 2018 Farm Bill is currently being created from the House and Senate versions. We must make sure bad provisions are eliminated, and good provisions stay in the final bill. Congress is in the process of completing the 2018 Farm Bill, and it is imperative that we ensure that bad provisions that...

  • Aug 23, 2018 10

    FDA to Ban More Supplements?

    An advisory committee is meeting to make recommendations to the FDA on whether or not to ban certain supplements from being made at specialized pharmacies. On September 12, the FDA’s advisory committee on compounded medicine—medicine made for individual patients at specialized pharmacies—wi...

  • Aug 8, 2018 0

    BPA-Free, but Not Toxic-Free

    Consumers are demanding BPA-free products, but the alternatives are no safer. The word is out about bisphenol-A (BPA), the chemical that is commonly used in drinking containers, children’s toys, and other plastic products: it’s been linked to diabetes, asthma, cancer, obesity, and altered pro...

  • Aug 8, 2018 5

    Are Microwaves Making You Sick?

    Some of the latest science says the answer may be “Yes.” Action Alert! Wireless internet, cell phones, and smart meters are ubiquitous in the modern world, but some studies have shown that there is reason to be cautious about exposure to microwave radiation (MWR). The federal government, h...

  • Aug 8, 2018 8

    Will Supplements Be Regulated Along with Drugs?

    It’s music to the ears of the FDA—but terrible for consumers. We need to tell the administration: supplements under the law are food, not drugs! Action Alert! As we’ve been telling you, the Trump administration has proposed merging the food safety duties of the US Department of Agricult...

  • Jul 26, 2018 16

    Government Aims to Dictate Your Vitamin Dosages  

    Draconian limits on vitamin dosage amounts could be coming if the feds get their way. Action alert! That bottle of 50,000 IU, 5,000 IU, or even a measly 1,000 IU in your medicine cabinet could soon be contraband. Important entities are meeting to discuss how to restrict the kinds of supplements y...