ACTION ALERT — Vaccine Studies Debunked

Posted August 4, 2016
Dr. Brian Hooker, PhD, PE, has helped expose the shortcomings in commonly cited pro-vaccine studies that argue against a vaccine/autism link. Now a white paper critically examines twelve studies that are commonly cited by the media and government agencies as irrefutable proof that vaccines are safe and do not cause autism.  Many of these studies prove nothing of the sort, and are riddled with conflicts of interest.  Read more and TAKE ACTION to write to your state legislators, your governor, and your senators and congressional representatives, and tell them to oppose any legislation that removes exemptions to vaccination, given the recent scientific evidence and the shaky ground on which pro-vaccine studies lie.   Note: By clicking on this link, you will be leaving Your Voice for Health’s website and accessing the Alliance for Natural Health’s website.

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What You Need to Know About Your Thyroid Health

Posted August 23, 2016
Your thyroid, one of the largest endocrine glands, greatly influences almost every cell in your body. Aside from regulating your metabolism and weight by controlling the fat-burning process, thyroid hormones are also required for the growth and development in children and in nearly every physiological process in your body.  Read more.

Dr. Brownstein: Flu Vaccines Fail Nearly all Who Get Them

Posted August 23, 2016
Is it time for everyone to get the annual influenza vaccine?  Don’t flu vaccines save lives?  I will let you answer these questions after reading this article.  It is hard to escape the recommendations for all of us to get a flu vaccine.  Starting at age six months, every citizen is urged to get a flu vaccine.  Read more. 

Vaccines and the Peanut Allergy Epidemic

Posted August 23, 2016
Have you ever wondered why so many kids these days are allergic to peanuts? Where did this allergy come from all of a sudden?  Before 1900, reactions to peanuts were unheard of. Today almost a 1.5 million children in this country are allergic to peanuts.  What happened? Why is everybody buying EpiPens now?  Read more.

Diagnosing and Treating Vitamin B12 Deficiency

Posted August 23, 2016
Vitamin B12 deficiency can look like many things—multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, autism and others. It often goes undiagnosed. Often it is identified only after a long string of misdiagnoses. According to the Framingham Offspring study, about forty percent of Americans may have suboptimal levels of vitamin B12Read more. 

What Chemicals are in your Tattoo?

Posted August 23, 2016
If tattoos are now commonplace, knowing the ingredients and provenance of the colorful cocktail injected beneath the skin is not. It’s not widely known by the general public that the pigments found in tattoo inks can be repurposed from the textile, plastics, or car paint industry, said McGarry, who works at Joint Research Centre (JRC), which provides independent scientific advice to the European Commission.  Read more. 

America’s Top Gardening Company Poised to Contaminate Neighborhoods with Roundup Ready GMO Grass

Posted August 23, 2016
While the Scotts Miracle-Gro Company enjoys a relatively pristine reputation because of its prominent placement at home and garden centers across the country, few people realize that they are one of Monsanto’s biggest corporate partners.  The company signed a $300 million extension to its partnership with Monsanto in 2015 to bring Monsanto’s controversial glyphosate-containing Roundup weedkiller to new sectors of the industry.  Read more.

New Study Shows Avoiding Sun Exposure Is As Dangerous as Smoking

Posted August 23, 2016
Conventional wisdom is that we need to avoid sun exposure in order to avoid skin cancer. However, one of the issues with conventional wisdom is that it is born out of convenience and not critical thinking. With all of the new data emerging on the importance of vitamin D, which can be made in our body when sunlight hits the skin, researchers are finally starting to ask the right questions.  Read more.