Normalizing tumor oxygen supply to fight against cancer

Normalizing tumor oxygen supply could be key factor in the fight against cancer The lack of oxygen in tumor cells changes the cells’ gene expression, thereby contributing to the growth of cancer. This is the main conclusion of a research project led by professor Diether Lambrechts and Dr. Bernard Thienpont (VIB-KU Leuven), which was published […]

High-Levels Of Brain-Eating Amoeba Found

Unusually high levels of a brain-eating amoeba were found at a North Carolina water park where an Ohio teen became infected and later died, an investigation found. All 11 samples taken from the U.S. National Whitewater Center in Charlotte tested positive for Naegleria fowleri, officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced this […]

The Perfect Office Water Cooler

“You know,” says Ken Guoin, founder and CEO of Water Improvement Technology Manufacturer PerfectWater Worldwide, “We’re absolutely swimming in women’s hormones.”While there may be positive implications for world peace buried in that statement, Guoin is actually addressing serious health concerns about the quality of our water supply. With over 35 years in the Water Improvement […]

Bottle Comparison

Water Type Product Average Size Retail Price Water Price Per Gallon Annual Water Cost 15 Year Total Cost  Perfectwater Bio-Active Model B System    $3,495.00  $0.002  $1.46  $3,995.00 Dasani   24 / 16.9 fl oz $5.99  $1.89   $1,379.70  $20,695.50 Aquafina   25 / 16.9 fl oz$4.99  $1.59 $1,160.70   $17,410.50 Fiji     6 / 16.9 fl oz$6.99 […]

The Secrets of the Bottled Water Industry

The multi-billion dollar industry that we all contribute to, and then question, “Why did I just pay for water, when it is free from my tap?” We justify our small impulse purchase because we think the water we buy is of superior quality compared to our tap water. Is it truly? Just because a bottle […]

Why is Alkaline Water Good for You?

The multi-billion dollar industry that we all contribute to, and then question, “Why did I just pay for water, when it is free from my tap?” We justify our small impulse purchase because we think the water we buy is of superior quality compared to our tap water. Is it truly? If the only reason […]

Fluoride – An Uncertain Verdict

Worries about toxins are all around us. It seems that everyday news stories report a new chemical threat in the clothes we wear, the air we breathe, the water we drink, and even the bottles we drink it out of. These emerging contaminants seem to be overwhelming, but what about chemicals we have known about […]

The Root Cause of Cancer

Biochemist Otto Heinrich Warburg, one of the twentieth century’s leading cell biologists, discovered that the root cause cause of cancer is too much acidity in the body, meaning that the pH, potential hydrogen, in the body is below the normal level of 7.365, which constitutes an “acidic” state. Warburg investigated the metabolism of tumors and […]

Lead In Our Water

Lead, a metal found in natural deposits, is commonly used in household plumbing materials and water service lines. The greatest exposure to lead is swallowing or breathing in lead paint chips and dust. But lead in drinking water can also cause a variety of adverse health effects. In babies and children, exposure to lead in […]

Why Ionized Alkaline Water Does a Body Good

Antioxidants vs. Antioxidant Water John Hopkins University Taking antioxidant supplements is only as effective as the absorption rate of those supplements. Eating foods rich in antioxidants is a healthier approach but the digestive process for breaking down the food so that your body can get the antioxidants actually results in oxidation – a little like […]

No More Plastic Bottle Pollution on Set

By EMA Staff | Monday January 6, 2014 @ 10:32am PST Taking antioxidant supplements is only as effective as the absorption rate of those supplements. Eating foods rich in antioxidants is a healthier approach but the digestive process for breaking down the food so that your body can get the antioxidants actually results in oxidation […]

Effects of Drinking Hydrogen-Rich Water

By Medical Gas Research Background: Cancer patients receiving radiotherapy often experience fatigue and impaired quality of life (QOL). Many side effects of radiotherapy are believed to be associated with increased oxidative stress and inflammation due to the generation of reactive oxygen species during radiotherapy. Hydrogen can be administered as a therapeutic medical gas, has antioxidant […]

What We Know About Brain-Eating Amoebas

Jaclyn Skurie|National Geographic|PUBLISHED AUGUST 14, 2013 The feeding structures of the amoeba Naegleria fowleri have a face-like appearance.  Image by D.T. JOHN & T.B. Cole, Visuals Unlimited CDC scientist breaks down infection risk and story behind two recent cases of this rare illness. A second child is battling infection by a typically fatal parasite that […]

Water on an Empty Stomach?

I was scrolling down the Facebook newsfeeds as always. Then I noticed that quite a few friends shared the same link called, “See What Happens When You Drink Water on an Empty Stomach!” I wondered if this was something harmful to one’s health. So I clicked the link and learned about the effects of drinking […]

How Can We Maintain Wrinkle Free Skin?

What are the foods that should be avoided to maintain young, wrinkle-free skin? The answer is that you don’t need to spend a fortune in purchasing costly beauty products or cosmetics. In fact, what you eat is more important than what you put on your skin. So, put down your anti-aging cream and read this. […]

Sodas Could Carry Warnings

California lawmaker proposes adding health warning labels to sodas The bill would make California the first state to require warning labels on sugary drinks, similar to those on cigarette packs.  Los Angeles Times | February 13, 2014 | By Patrick McGreevey SACRAMENTO — Citing studies linking soda to obesity, a state lawmaker and medical experts […]

Israel Ban on Flouridation of Drinking Water

Israel Implemented Ban on Flouridation of Drinking Water by Christof Lehmann, NSNBC The Israeli government officially banned the fluoridation of public water supplies which has been mandated in 1974. The official ban came into effect on Tuesday, August 26, 2014, following a 2013 decision of Israel’s Supreme Court which cited “health concerns” as reason to […]

Bacteria May Be Remaking Drugs in Sewage

Bacteria May Be Remaking Drugs in Sewage   Bacteria May Be Remaking Drugs in Sewage Microbes that clean water may also be piecing some pharmaceuticals back together By Brian Bienkowski and Environmental Health News | May 14, 2015 Wastewater treatment plants not only struggle removing pharmaceuticals, it seems some drugs actually increase after treatment. When researchers tested wastewater before and after […]