Death by High Fructose Corn Syrup, and Sugar is No Different

“Death by sugar” is not an overstatement… Evidence is mounting that sugar is the primary factor causing not just obesity, but also chronic and lethal disease. There’s really no doubt anymore that sugar is indeed toxic to your body, and it’s only a matter of time before it will be commonly accepted as a causative factor of most cancer, in the same way as we accept that smoking and alcohol abuse are direct causes of lung cancer and cirrhosis of the liver. Dr. Robert Lustig, Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of…

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The Killing of the Foods We Eat

Environmental Working Group, a non-profit organization that studies the effects of pollution and other environmental issues affecting our everyday life.  Recently, they released a study on toxicity levels in infant children after analyzing the blood of newborn babies across the United States. Here is some of the information that was published about this research. In addition to discovering 287 chemicals and other toxins in their blood, they also found 76 chemicals that damage cells in humans and animals; 94 that are toxic to the brain and nervous system; and 79…

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The Connection Between Healing Sleep and Why Early Risers are More Healthy

It’s interesting to think that the old saying my dad used to say when I was young, actually has a medical parallel to it.  He used to say, “Early to bed. Early to rise. Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.”  I never really thought why early risers are healthier, even though I did understand the wealthier and wiser part.   I was amazed to find out that there was something called healing sleep and that there was a connection between healing sleep and why earlier risers are more healthy.…

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