Hot Red Chili Peppers are Associated with Living Longer, Study Suggests
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Hot Red Chili Peppers are Associated with Living Longer, Study Suggests

If hot peppers make you feel like you’re dying, first drink some milk. Once your mouth cools, you’ll be glad to know hot red peppers might be associated with a longer life. A study by University of Vermont researchers, which was published in PLoS ONE earlier this month, looked at a large-scale US health survey…

Ten Horrifying Ingredients that Prove McDonald’s is Not Fit for Consumption
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Ten Horrifying Ingredients that Prove McDonald’s is Not Fit for Consumption

There’s no doubt that most hard-working Americans like their fast food. Even though they know the bare facts – fast food is high in fat, sodium and sugar and can cause diabetes, heart disease and obesity – they still eat tons of it every year. A 2013 Gallup survey reported that eight in 10 Americans…

Fluoride, Fluoride, Everywhere: Sources Of And Remedies For This Ubiquitous Toxin
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Fluoride, Fluoride, Everywhere: Sources Of And Remedies For This Ubiquitous Toxin

Fluoride has come to be exposed as being an industrial byproduct and an extremely toxic chemical with numerous documented negative health effects. Scientific studies have shown that these include arthritis, diabetes, endocrine disruption, gastrointestinal effects, hypersensitivity, kidney disease, male fertility, skeletal fluorosis and thyroid disease, as well as damage to bone structure and the brain….

Nigeria Seizes 2.5 Tonnes of Rice Made from Plastic
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Nigeria Seizes 2.5 Tonnes of Rice Made from Plastic

A fake and poisonous rice has been discovered by officials; smuggled into the Nigeria by unscrupulous businessmen. This goes in the record year of seizures of food and drink products seized across the world. Nigeria’s border officials have confirmed the seizure of rice weighing around 2.5 tonnes, was made from plastic and intended for distribution to…

600 Reasons Turmeric May Be The World’s Most Important Herb
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600 Reasons Turmeric May Be The World’s Most Important Herb

There is a medicinal spice so timelessly interwoven with the origins of human culture and metabolism, so thoroughly supported by modern scientific inquiry, as to be unparalleled in its proven value to human health and well-being. Indeed, turmeric turns the entire drug-based medical model on its head. Instead of causing far more side effects than…