Is Farm-Raised Fish Healthy?

    Perhaps you’ve heard the dietary health advice “Eat less red meat and more fish”. In a perfect world this is good advice, but in the real world there is a very important factor that is often ignored.  You should take the same approach to the food you eat as you do to the … Continue reading

Top 12 Dirtiest Fruits and Vegetables

Unless you’ve been living in a cave or perhaps Cuba, you’ve probably heard that buying organic produce is better. The most important reason to buy organic is to avoid exposure to the toxic chemical pesticides and fertilizers used to grow commercial produce these days. In case you’re wondering, pesticides have been linked to some serious … Continue reading

Mutant Milk: Kicking the Sacred Cow

In case you hadn’t noticed, the dairy industry is spending millions of dollars every year to convince you that you need to drink milk, like superman here. When I was a kid their slogan was, “Milk, it does a body good,” and for the last 17 years they’ve paid hundreds of celebrities to pose with a … Continue reading

Corn: not a vegetable, not healthy

Although most folks think of corn as a vegetable, it’s actually a high starch grain. And you may be surprised to know that it has very little health benefit compared to other produce, which is why we don’t really eat much of it anymore in our house. King Corn is a independent documentary film about … Continue reading

THE BUSINE$$ OF CHEMO

In January of 2004, one month after my surgery, my wife Micah and I went to the cancer clinic for the first time. It didn’t go so well. I had already decided against chemotherapy after reading about the raw food diet in God’s Way To Ultimate Health. To my dismay, my decision was not well … Continue reading

Death Grip affects iPhone 4, BlackBerry, & Nexus, Causing High Radiation

In this video Tawkon introduces their new app, which monitors radiation levels emitted by cell phones. They show that the iPhone 4 isn’t the only smartphone with reduced signal if held improperly. As an Apple fan I’m glad to see an independent third party dispel the iPhone 4 “Antennagate” nonsense. But it’s not all smiles, … Continue reading

Young & Restless (Leg Syndrome)

CASE STUDY: I saw a commercial recently for a medical condition called RLS (Restless Leg Syndrome). Seriously? This is a medical condition now requiring a prescription drug?  Are you freakin kidding me? We’ve all had restless leg syndrome.  I’m laying in bed and can’t get my legs comfortable; and they’re a little bit twitchy.  It’s … Continue reading

Camel SNUS = Mouth Cancer

Saw this ad at a convenience store.
Camel SNUS is a smokefree, spitfree tobacco that comes in little pouches like dip.
I love the huge disclaimer.
“Boldly go everywhere”…with mouth cancer.