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HHS Sued for Not Upholding Vaccine Safety Testing Mandated by Law

by <b>Brian Shilhavy</b> <b><br>Editor, Health Impact News</b>In 2017, <i>Health Impact News</i> reported that the <i>Informed Consent Action Network</i> (ICAN), supported by 55 …

Public Health

The Old Man’s Beard…is an antibiotic

I would be remiss, if I didn’t start this post off with a disclaimer. I am not a doctor, nor do I have any medical training, so the information below …

Microbiology

Measles, Back In The Days Before The Marketing Of The Vaccine

Measles

Wild Orange Vanilla Popsicles | dōTERRA Essential Oils

The creamy texture and intense orangey flavor of these Popsicles will invoke nostalgia for summers gone by. A healthier choice, these Popsicles are …

Essential Oils

Using citizen science to describe the prevalence and distribution of tick bite and exposure to tick-borne diseases in the United States

3610 Counter events

tickborne

Researchers Study Thousands Of Ticks Collected By The People They Bit

Could the tick that just bit you carry a pathogen that causes Lyme disease or another ailment? If you're worried, you could ship the offending bug to a private testing service to find out. But between August 2016 and January 2017, you could have gotten a free analysis by sending it to Nathan …

Disease

Sleep like you’re in the Shire with these pre-made Hobbit homes

Previous Next<p>1 of 38<p>Green roofs have a double meaning when they’re often covered in plants: They’re verdant, and they’re eco-friendly. They bring …

Waikiki

VACCINEGATE? 5 of 7 vaccines analyzed are not compliant

<b>Metagenomics analysis report on vaccine samples</b><br>The Corvelva Association, an historic Italian association that support vaccine freedom, has …

DTP Vaccine Increases Mortality in Young Infants 5 to 10

DTP Vaccine Increases Mortality in Young Infants 5 to 10-Fold Compared to Unvaccinated Infants<p><b>By Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.</b><p>For many years, public health …

Public Health

Bill Gates and Steve Jobs raised their kids tech-free — and it should've been a red flag

Psychologists are quickly learning how dangerous smartphones can be for teenage brains.<p>Research has found that an eighth-grader's risk for depression jumps 27% when he or she frequently uses social media. Kids who use their phones for at least three hours a day are much more likely to be suicidal. …

Bill Gates

Sporting goods store manager fired after tackling shoplifter who stole two guns

The manager of Tallahassee’s Academy Sports was fired Tuesday after tackling a suspect accused of stealing a handgun last week. The suspect also allegedly threatened to shoot people.<p>Dean Crouch, 32, was the store manager who stopped Jason White from leaving the Mahan Drive store with a .40-caliber …

Guns

ODOT releases traffic-themed playlist for commute during I-5 SB to I-84 closure

A major ramp closure on Interstate 5 is expected to cause extensive travel delays for Portland-area drivers for the next two weeks.<p>At about 10 p.m. …

Music

Unusual Presentation of Unilateral Isolated Probable Lyme Optic Neuritis

Abstract<p>Optic neuritis (ON) is one of the most common manifestations of central nervous system involvement caused by various etiologies. Lyme ON is …

Neurology

Optic nerve involvement in Lyme disease. - PubMed

PURPOSE OF REVIEW:<p>The tick-borne spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato can cause several neural manifestations from the peripheral and central …

Disease

Samoa recalls vaccines after child deaths

The head of the Ministry of Health in Samoa has ordered the immediate recall of all measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccines after the deaths of two …

Vaccination

You Can Now Buy Air Fresheners Of Your Best Friend's Face

Like us on Facebook<p>In the past, if you wanted to honor your best friend, your options were limited. You could organize birthday drinks, or maybe help …

The Home Exercise Program To Prevent Braces - Dr. Lin

Conventional wisdom tells us that braces are just destiny. Either our child grows straight teeth or they don’t. We can help them prevent tooth decay …

Vitamin C: Natural Vs Synthetic

Many of us have been trained to think that natural is always better, and perhaps, generally speaking, this is a good rule of thumb to follow. …

Prenatal Fluoride Exposure and Cognitive Outcomes in Children at 4 and 6–12 Years of Age in Mexico

Author Affiliations open1Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada2University of Michigan School of Public …

Being barefoot boosts brain development

It drove my mother crazy when I went barefoot as a kid. Still does – because I’m in stockinged feet in the fall and winter and barefoot the rest of …

Alexa creepily recorded a family's private conversations, sent them to business associate

SAN FRANCISCO — A Portland family's private conversations were recorded by their Amazon Echo smart speaker and emailed to a random phone contact of the father in an incident that has given fresh life to concerns that popular smart speakers are recording more than their owners realize.<p>The Oregon …

Oregonians Deliver Loads Of Comments About Proposed Weapons Ban

Proposed ballot language for the ban garnered more than 1,000 comments. That's almost certainly a record.

Gates Foundation Buys Cochrane Integrity for $1.15 Million

This may be the last straw in dissolving the illusion of scientific integrity i n reviews published by the Cochrane Collaboration group.<p>With a $1.15 …

Thanks to Scott Pruitt, 30 Million Pounds of Brain-Damaging Pesticide Will Be Sprayed on Crops in Next 5 Years

Vaccines: Helpful or Harmful?

“Immunizations not only do not prevent any infectious diseases, they cause more suffering and more deaths than any other human activity in the entire …

Back-and-forth exchanges boost children’s brain response to language

A landmark 1995 study found that children from higher-income families hear about 30 million more words during their first three years of life than …

MIT

Student Organizes Pro-Gun Walkout: 'You Can Only Violate a Right, You Can't Take It Away'

<b>Trump: Media Only Wants to Talk About Russia 'Witch Hunt,' Stormy Daniels 'Crap'</b><p>The high school senior who organized a nationwide school walkout in support of the Second Amendment said he is more concerned with protecting the rights of individuals than targeting weapons themselves.<p>Will Riley, who …

No Comparison: Natural Immunity VS Artifical Immunity

I recently got into a debate with a medical professional about the comparison of immunity through vaccination versus naturally acquired immunity.<p>She …

Toxic Chocolate

Harvard: Unvaccinated Children Pose Zero Risk According To Open Letter

<b>A Harvard immunologist has written an open letter explaining why unvaccinated children pose no risk to their vaccinated counterparts.</b><p>Tetyana …