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Common Food Additives Trigger Anxiety

In All Health Watch, General Health, Gut Health

Common Food Additives Trigger Anxiety

Have you ever felt tense without knowing why?

It wasn’t that you were under some kind of stress. Or were worried about the pandemic or something else.

For some unknown reason, you just felt anxious.

A new study may explain why.

Feeling Anxious? It Might Be Something You Ate

Emulsifiers are processed food additives. They are used to make foods more appealing in various ways.… Read More

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Using This to Clean Your House Is Like Smoking a Pack a Day

In All Health Watch, Featured Article, General Health

It’s a nice feeling to have freshly scrubbed floors, sparkling windows, spotless bathrooms, and dust-free shelves.

But a major study has found that a clean house can mean terrible lung health.[1]

The chemicals in commercial cleaning sprays can be so damaging to your lungs that using them regularly can be the equivalent of smoking a pack of cigarettes a day for 20 years, according to the research.… Read More

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3 Ways to Avoid the Sneaky Toxin That’s Everywhere

In All Health Watch, Featured Article, General Health

The FDA made big headlines a few years ago when it banned the antibacterial chemical triclosan from hand soaps and body washes.

It’s linked to cancer, thyroid disorders, and fertility problems.[1]

We should all feel safer, right?

Actually, the ban did practically nothing to protect our health. That’s because it’s filled with loopholes to accommodate the chemical and cosmetic industry.… Read More

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They’re in Your House…and They Double Your Cancer Risk

In All Health Watch, Featured Article, General Health

The incidence of thyroid cancer is skyrocketing in the U.S. It’s growing faster than any other cancer.

Thyroid cancer rates have more than doubled in the U.S. since the late 90s. Between 1998 and 2017, the number of cases went from 6.7 per 100,000 people to 13.3, according to the National Institutes of Health. More than 50,000 Americans a year are diagnosed with it.… Read More

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One Word You Never Want to See on a Soap Label

In All Health Watch, Featured Article, General Health

If you look at the labels of personal care products like shampoo, deodorant, or soap, you’ll see a list of ingredients that is very specific.

All the items in the product are fully disclosed…except one.

For decades, federal regulations have let companies hide nasty chemicals by using the catch-all term “fragrance.”

The Food and Drug Administration exempts manufacturers from disclosing what’s actually in the “fragrance.”… Read More

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How Man Created Cancer

In All Health Watch, Cancer, Featured Article

The historical record shows cancer wasn’t widespread among humans until the Industrial Revolution.

The best-preserved human remains from antiquity are the mummified bodies of Egyptian rulers. Hundreds of mummies have been subjected to microscopic examination.

But Professor Michael Zimmerman of Villanova University found that just a single one shows any evidence of cancer. That’s a stark contrast to cancer rates today.… Read More