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The Shocking Truth about Sunscreens

Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Did you know, most sunscreen products actually promote cancer and do not prevent it? Many people are not aware of the studies which have shown twenty minutes of sun exposure a day actually prevents many cancers? According to clinical nutritionist Thomas Von Ohlen MS, NC, current research suggests you should use a true, all natural sunscreen that does not contain any Titanium Dioxide if you are going to be in the sun for longer than twenty minutes?… continue reading

Dear Naturopath, I am hearing all kinds of conflicting information about the sun

Wednesday, July 25, 2007
I am hearing all kinds of conflicting information about the sun and its exposure. What is your opinion? Thank you, Burning to know Dear “Burning to know,” Here is a rundown of my opinion. Nobody recommends getting burnt as that is always damaging to your body no matter what burns you.… continue reading

Don’t let it shine on me for too long

Wednesday, July 25, 2007
By Jennifer Ormston I, too, have concerns with the status quo quest to be golden. It seems like some people will go to great extremes to look glorious, including the use of paints, dyes and lotions, which to some extent are also carcinogenic.… continue reading

Low vitamin D levels tied to higher blood pressure

Wednesday, July 25, 2007
CREDIT: Kier Gilmour/Ottawa Citizen NEW YORK – As blood levels of vitamin D drop, blood pressure increases, according to findings from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III). The current analysis from NHANES III, which was conducted between 1988 and 1994, involved 12,644 adults in the U.S.… continue reading


Tuesday, July 24, 2007
This summer, the American Cancer Society (ACS) has become embroiled in a scandal over its advertising practices. Based upon input from various focus groups, the ACS decided to place ads in 15 national magazines strongly implying that skin cancer is a fatal disease but that these deaths can be prevented by mass screening.… continue reading

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