Holistic health care has a much longer history than allopathic medicine, going all the way back to Hippocrates. Yes, that's right. Hippocrates was a Naturopth. What we call “Western Medicine” did not exist until the first plague outbreak in Byzantium in the 11th Century. At that time, Catholic monks and...

“To only a few chemicals does man owe as great a debt as to DDT. In little more than two decades DDT has prevented 500 million human deaths due to malaria that would otherwise have been inevitable.” – National Academy of Sciences, 1970 There is a sad and disturbing truth behind DDT....

Reiki, is rooted in Japanese healing practices which have existed and been passed down since antiquity. The word “Rei,” in Japanese means universal, while the word ‘ki,’ means simply life energy. The premise behind Reiki is that a practitioner can channel abundant life energy to restore the balance and energy...

Everywhere you look, in every form of media today there is some new and daily scary statistic or news about the H1N1 virus, otherwise known as the Swine Flu. Kids are coming home from preschools and daycares with explicit instructions from the CDC in case parents notice symptoms and are...

Large food producers and distributors are corporations, and they operate just like any other corporation. They sell shares in the business, and the stockholders expect to be repaid with dividends. A stockholder is basically just a money-lender. When they buy shares of stock, they are essentially loaning that money to...

Fish are something of an anomaly in the culinary world. Individuals either love fish, or hate it. There are few middle-of-the-road opinions on fish as food. I fall into the love category. I could (and have at times) eat fish every day. In the not-so-distant past, fish were considered a...