Magnesium is the most important mineral in the human body. Experts say that after oxygen, water and basic food, magnesium is the element most critical to health. Magnesium is more necessary than calcium, potassium or sodium, and in fact, it regulates all three of those.
In the Amish community, natural remedies are an important part of the culture, and health is highly emphasized. The Budget weekly newspaper offers information about diagnoses and treatments. Prior to the availability of modern medicine, most people relied on poultices, teas, tinctures, and tonics, and their use continues today.
Pain in the body is a warning system for injury or disease, but natural healers also see a spiritual dimension to pain. They believe pain alerts us to life lessons we need to learn. Once a lesson is incorporated into our psyche, the pain disappears.
Dr. Joe Dispenza has made a career of interviewing people who have undergone spontaneous remission and healing. In his experience, he has learned such people have four specific beliefs in common. These are these:
The grip of Big Pharma upon the medical establishment is hard to overestimate. A number of alternative cancer treatments have shown promise in eradicating cancer cells or augmenting the benefits of traditional chemotherapy, yet these treatments are generally ignored by doctors. In some states, the sale of alternative cancer therapies has been declared illegal. There have even been cases in which people have been forced to undergo chemotherapy. Accessing information about promising natural treatments takes considerable personal research, as little funding has been set aside to study them.
There is some exciting news in the battle against cancer, and it comes from a study in Spain. The research concluded that adding just 4 spoons of extra virgin olive oil to your daily diet reduces your risk of breast cancer by 66 percent. At a time when cancer treatments often cause as much damage as healing, it is encouraging to find another arrow to put in your quiver of preventive measures.
Many women, and some men, use lip balm regularly. People tend to get chapped lips during winter, when the weather is dry, or when they are engaged in out-of-doors activities. However, one popular brand has recently come under scrutiny. The law firm of Geragos & Geragos is gathering together users’ complaints to be used in a pending law suit.
Studies conducted outside the United States continue to show that unvaccinated children experience better health than children who have been vaccinated. A 1992 study in New Zealand surveyed approximately 245 families that included 495 children. Of these, 226 were vaccinated and 269 unvaccinated.