ACTION ALERT — Stop Durbin’s Latest Sneak Attack on Supplements

Posted June 8, 2015
Once again, Senator Durbin and his allies are introducing last minute amendments to a must-pass military appropriations bill that threaten Americans’ access to supplements.  Three amendments have been introduced on the National Defense Authorization Act of 2016, which would not only be likely to cause supplements to disappear from military bases, it will be only a short step to expand it to US consumers not in the military. Read more and TAKE ACTION to stop Durbin’s latest stealth attack against dietary supplements!

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Mom: Vaccination Caused Disease in my Children – Health Returned When We Stopped Vaccinating

Posted June 26, 2015
After witnessing three of her children have serious reactions to vaccination and after much research, Landee stopped vaccinating her children. The vaccines contributed to suppressed health, asthma, anaphylactic shock (which can cause death), shingles in the eye, ongoing sickness, hospitalizations, infections and other health problems. Once she stopped vaccinating, the health of her children returned. Find out why she no longer vaccinates her children and why she opposes mandatory vaccination. – See more at: http://vaccineimpact.com/2015/mom-vaccination-caused-disease-in-my-children-health-returned-when-we-stopped-vaccinating/#sthash.zjCkJF8h.dpuf  Read more.

Man with Incurable Lung Cancer, Turned Down Chemo and Outlived All His Docto

Posted June 26, 2015
Stamatis was living the American Dream. It all seemed Hollywood perfect until 1976.  That’s when Stamatis began experiencing shortness of breath upon exertion – for example, when working or climbing stairs. Eventually, he consulted a doctor who diagnosed him with terminal lung cancer and gave him only months to live. Predictably the doctor urged him to start chemotherapy immediately as it was his only hopeRead more.

What You Should Know About Acid Blockers and Heart Attacks

Posted June 26, 2015
A clinical study published in the June 2015 issue of PLoS on three million patients conducted from 1994-2012 on people with GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease or hiatal hernia) showed a 16% increased risk for heart attacks in the general population. In people with a history of heart disease the risk of dying doubled! Still think the purple pill is a good idea?  Read more.

Patient records doctor’s insults during surgery, wins $500,000 lawsuit

Posted June 26, 2015
A patient in Virginia received $500,000 after the operating team mocked him while he was under anesthetics during a routine colonoscopy.  The patient said he had his phone set to record the post-operation instructions given to him before he was put to sleep. He forgot to turn off his phone during the procedure, though, and when he listened back to what the operating team had said about him, he was shocked.  Read more.

The Town that Monsanto Poisoned

Posted June 25, 2015
In July 2014, the large biotech company Monsanto was ordered by the West Virginia State Supreme Court to pay Nitro, a town in West Virginia, $93 million to clean up the toxic contamination they left behind (1)(2).  Monsanto ran an herbicide factory in Nitro for 56 years, closing in 2004 (1), and produced chemicals including Agent Orange, the infamous herbicide used during the Vietnam War, the by-products of which can cause serious health problems.  Read more.

Mark Mellman: Protect Your Right to Know

Posted June 25, 2015
How do you expect voters would react to members of Congress supporting a bill that tramples on the rights of states and localities, creates a government bureaucracy to replace a private system that’s working and takes away consumers’ right to know what’s in the food they eat?  We may find out.  Read more.

ConsumerLab.com Comes Out Firing at ANH-USA

Posted June 25, 2015
Over the last few years we’ve raised numerous concerns about the business practices of ConsumerLab.com (CL), an organization that purports to help consumers identify the highest quality dietary supplements. CL responded to our articles with a letter demanding we retract those articles…Read more.