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Why Low-Fat Diets Make You Fat

By:  Natasha Longo, Prevent Disease. Governments here and abroad have been cautioning the public for decades on the dangers of high fat diets. Their claims based on “their science” concluded that it’s best to avoid fat because of its extra calories – and saturated fats raise the risk of heart disease. You’ll still see this on most […]

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20 Ways to Easily Boost Your Immune System

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Every year a new round of advertisements, medicines, and commercials targeting stuffy-nosed, cold victims circulate. It’s obviously no fun to be brought down by a virus or bug when the cold weather hits, therefore the following preventative and immune-boosting tips will help you skip the viruses brought on by cold […]

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It’s Official: 139 Girls Have Died From HPV Vaccinations

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. In an speech given at the 4th International Public Conference on Vaccination which took place in Reston, Virginia on October 2 – 4, 2009, an unlikely announcement was given by lead vaccine researcher, Dr. Diane Harper. The key researcher in the development of the human papilloma virus vaccines, Gardasil and […]

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Teenager Overcomes Terminal Brain Cancer with Raw Food Diet

By Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Objectively speaking, when an alternative treatment works for one individual, there is reason and right to share the positive transformation in hope it may illuminate methods of natural treatment for others. For one teenager, Megan Sherow, it was the less known treatment of ‘food as diet’ that she claims helped […]

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8 Healthy Foods That Can Easily Replace Their Less Healthy Counterparts

By: Natasha Longo, Prevent Disease. You don’t have to sacrifice taste when switching to a healthier diet. There are a number of nutritious foods which can replace your naughtier preferences without forgoing flavor. From ice cream to pasta, there are much healthier alternatives which will please your palate and your waistline. 1. Quinoa instead of […]

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Monsanto wins prestigious World Food Prize

If only, if only it were a joke…….. If you thought the world couldn´t get any crazier, news this week that a Monsanto executive is to receive the World Food Prize for its services to agriculture might make you think again. Robert T Fraley, Executive Vice President of Monsanto, along with Mary Dell Chilton, founder […]

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8 Foods Even The Experts Won’t Eat

By: April McCarthy, Prevent Disease. Food scientists are shedding light on items loaded with toxins and chemicals–and simple swaps for a cleaner diet and supersized health. Experts from different areas of specialty explain why they won’t eat these eight foods. Clean eating means choosing fruits, vegetables, and meats that are raised, grown, and sold with […]

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15 Ways to Activate Your Internal Deodorant

By: Heather Callaghan, Activist Post. Different types of body odor come from the inside, why not battle them there instead of external masking? Commercial fragrances are endocrine-disruptors and the beauty industry uses our insecurity to reinforce the idea that we stink! What goes in must go out – if toxic food and environmental ingredients can’t […]

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