The FDA Approved “Alli” Even Though They Knew of Cancer Risk

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The FDA is in the pocket of the drug industry, that much is clear. But the newly approved "diet drug" called "Alli" (pronounced like the friendly term "ally" of all things) has a decade of documentation that it can lead to pre-cancerous lesions! Doctors Outraged--FDA Ignored Cancer Risk When Approving Alli "In February 2007, the FDA approved Alli--an over-the-counter version of the diet drug Orlistat (Xenical). The Public Citizen's Health Research Group has voiced concerns about Orlistat’s safety and efficacy for the past 10 years, as it's been shown to cause pre-cancerous lesions of the colon. In April of 2006, a group of doctors with Public Citizen petitioned the FDA to ban Orlistat and deny OTC status to the lower dosage version Alli, offering testimony that Orlistat raises the risk…
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Traditional Naturopath Podcast – 34

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The Traditional Naturopath Podcast - 34 - (07/21/07) Click on the "Play" button (the triangle pointing to the right) below to play it as Streaming Audio. Your browser does not support the audio element. Download MP3 (Right-Click on the Link Above and Save) Show Notes: Dr. Bill covers the topic of becoming a Traditional Naturopath: education, certification, and operation as a Naturopath. What are the issues you need to consider?
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The House Sells Out Natural Health Interests

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On July 11th, the U.S. House of Representatives sold out our interests by granting the FDA even MORE oversight and authority WITHOUT excluding vitamins and supplements. There are possible dark days ahead for our access to these beneficial items. For details, read the link below! FDA tyranny to become law: HR.2900 analysis by Richards and Adams "On July 11, 2007, the U.S. House of Representatives passed HR 2900, blocking debate on the law and preventing the introduction of any amendments that might have provided meaningful drug safety protections for consumers. This action demonstrates that the House of Representatives, much like the Senate, is utterly controlled by Big Pharma and has abandoned any responsibility to defend the interests of the voters. Drug companies now have complete control over the U.S. Congress,…
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Organic Food is Better For You

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Something we have known for a long time, but that science is finally coming around to demonstrating is true... organic food is healthier for you. And, I would add that if you can get LOCALLY grown organic food, it is even better for you. Organic food 'better' for heart "Organic fruit and vegetables may be better for you than conventionally grown crops, US research suggests. A ten-year study comparing organic tomatoes with standard produce found almost double the level of flavonoids - a type of antioxidant. Flavonoids have been shown to reduce high blood pressure, lowering the risk of heart disease and stroke. Writing in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, the team said nitrogen in the soil may be the key. Dr Alyson Mitchell, a food chemist at…
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Three Girls Died, Others Hospitalized, After HPV Vaccine

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The human papilloma virus by pharmaceutical firm Merck has gotten a lot of press from states that want to require that young girls take the vaccine, and the sad assumption by most of our governmental leaders that all young girls simply WILL be having sex before marriage. However, the HPV vaccine has, as do most others drugs, side effects. The side effects for some have included death and hospitalization! Three Girls Died, Others Hospitalized, After HPV Vaccine "Amid controversy over state legislatures in the U.S. requiring young girls to take Gardasil, Merck's new vaccine for human papillomavirus (HPV), severe side effects are being reported. 1,637 adverse reactions have been reported by Judicial Watch, a public interest watchdog, including three girls who died shortly after receiving the immunization. Judicial Watch obtained…
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