The Inuit Paradox and Cardiovascular Disease

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The Inuit people up north, when they eat a traditional diet (for their tribes) of whale blubber and seal meat with very little fruits and vegetables SHOULD be markedly high in cardiovascular disease, right? That is, according to the medical research that has been done up to this point. The why is such disease almost unknown to the Inuit... UNLESS they begin to eat a typical western diet... then, such disease is as rampant in them as in most Americans. What is "protecting" them when they eat a traditional Inuit diet? Taking a Closer Look at the Inuit Paradox and Cardiovascular Disease "One of the differences is that the traditional Inuit's diet is very high in Omega-3 fats while our western diet is very high in Omega-6 fats. Science has…
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Traditional Naturopath Podcast #43

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The Traditional Naturopath Podcast - 43 - (03/15/08) 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 discusses evidence that TV shows may be showing natural health practices in a favorable light. A new theme for the blog. Natto as a health food. The government finally admits the vaccine-autism link! And, finally, is butter a health food?
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Is Butter a Health Food?

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Before you answer this question, read the article I have linked to below: Recent Studies and Age Old Wisdom Point to the Health Benefits of Butter "Someone really should write an ode to butter. Pure delicious golden butter that comes from grass fed, pastured, contented cows. Beautiful butter that wants to nourish us and protect us from disease if we would only give it a chance. But alas, all we have today is attacked, maligned and mistreated butter. Butter that's been the whipping child of the diet dictators and the food police for decades. Well, it's time for us to stop convicting butter of imagined terrible crimes. It's time to restore butter to its proper place on our tables and in our hearts. This negativity about butter would come as…
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US Government Concedes Vaccines Cause Autism

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This is a Press Release from CoMeD: "The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the federal agency that oversees the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), recently conceded the first vaccine-autism case. This case was filed in the no-fault National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program as part of the Autism Omnibus proceedings in the U.S. Federal Court of Claims. It was one of the first three cases chosen that alleged Thimerosal in childhood vaccines significantly contributed to a child developing autism. Clifford Shoemaker, of Shoemaker and Associates of Vienna, Virginia, is the attorney of record in the Hanna Poling v. Secretary of HHS (case: 02-1466V). Experts filing on behalf of the petitioner, Hanna Poling, included pediatric neurologist, Dr. Andrew Zimmerman…
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