The Harvard Doctor Changing Nursing Homes Forever

He’s been in the news quite a bit regarding his somewhat radical, yet very positive, first-hand perspective of aging. A Washington Post article featured this one man crusade to change negative attitudes about aging and help people to think of “post-adulthood” as a time of enrichment: “Thomas believes that Americans have bought so willingly into the idea …[continue reading]

Experts: Alzheimer’s Disease Might Be ‘Foodborne’

Mounting research shows there’s a compelling link between a particular kind of protein and neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and Lou Gehrig’s disease. What’s so intriguing about that is this protein, called TDP-43, behaves like toxic and infectious proteins known as prions, which are responsible for the brain destruction that occurs in Mad Cow and …[continue reading]

Is The Room Spinning? Try This Simple Doctor Recommended Method For Treating Vertigo In Seconds

If you suffer from a problem of chronic dizziness/vertigo, you already realize that it can be a very difficult situation. It is also an issue that is nearly impossible to treat from many doctor’s perspectives. They may provide you with a prescription but that could cause additional problems. If you are tired of being dizzy …[continue reading]

New Study Finds Marijuana 100X Less Toxic Than Alcohol, Safer Than Tobacco

Science once again catching up with what many already knew – but this is progress: A new scientific study has investigated the toxicity of various drugs and found Marijuana the clear winner. It’s been found significantly less toxic than all the other substances on the list – including not only illegal drugs but the LEGAL alcohol …[continue reading]

Girl, nine, who endured up to 300 seizures EVERY DAY and had one of the worst cases of epilepsy doctors have even seen is nearly seizure-free thanks to cannabis oil

Teagan Appleby was diagnosed with severe Lennox Gastaut Syndrome epilepsy Put in a medically-induced coma after she had five seizures over eight days  Teagan has not had a seizure in the day, only at night, since taking the oil   A nine-year-old girl who used to have up to 300 seizures a day has been nearly …[continue reading]

Effects of THC on Damaging Alzheimer’s Proteins

By now we’re sure you have heard about a special little compound known as THC. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC )is what’s responsible for the majority of marijuana’s psychological effects. Time and time again, THC is proving to be a powerful compound. This active component is well known for providing pain relief, making it useful in many conditions. …[continue reading]

Medical BOMBSHELL: Chemotherapy found to spread cancer

New research conducted at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University has found that chemotherapy spreads cancer throughout the body, causing a sharp increase in cancer cells circulating throughout the body (including the lungs). Led by Dr. George Karagiannis, the research focused on chemotherapy treatment of breast cancer, but further studies plan to …[continue reading]

Processed Foods Have Always Been Deemed Unhealthy. What Exactly Does It Mean For A Food To Be ‘Processed’?

They are usually those tasty, really cheap, decadent, and super-convenient ones that every doctor says we shouldn’t eat. Why do all the good stuff have to be harmful? Generally, processed foods are defined as foods that have been converted from one form to another, usually finished with the addition of preservatives, sweeteners, inorganic nutrients, colors, …[continue reading]

Cannabis for Arthritis: How One Plant is Being Used to Repair Arthritic Joints

Approximately 350 million people worldwide have arthritis. Pretty shocking, given the fact that these statistics don’t even include the individuals who aren’t officially diagnosed.  So what can cannabis for arthritis achieve with a disease that most people take pain meds for? Well, quite a lot, actually. But first, we need to learn a little bit more about …[continue reading]