Women all around America and other industrialized nations are told that regular mammograms are the best approach for early breast cancer detection (1, 2). A mammogram is an x-ray of the breast that looks to find tumorous growths that are otherwise undetectable in a physical exam. New research has revealed how dangerous mammograms are.
Refined sugar was not consumed on a daily basis until the past 100 years. Before that, it was a treat afforded only by the very rich as sugar cane was a difficult crop to grow. In the past 100 years, rates of obesity, heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and numerous other chronic diseases have skyrocketed.
Though they may look the same, not all pine trees are equal. Such is the case with the Siberian Fir tree (also known as Abies Sibirica). To the Sumerians, whose civilization was a precursor to the modern world yet remains clouded in mystery, the Siberian Fir was a sacred tree. It was viewed as a […]