While modern society considers wireless devices like smart phones, smart watches, laptops and tablets as essential as air and water, these technological devices can also present health hazards. (1) One of our practitioners received a new Fitbit Charge HR as a gift and decided to test it for radio frequency exposure. The fitbit is a …

Polyphenolics in peaches were recently found to significantly inhibit the growth and metastasis of breast cancer (1). Researchers discovered that these polyphenols inhibited the gene expression of matrix metalloproteinases (or MMP’s). MMPs play a pivotal role in helping tumors grow and in the multistep processes of invasion and metastasis. Therefore, this discovery has strong implications …

Studies find that radioactive fallout from Fukushima directly and significantly impacted the health of American children and may have been indirectly responsible for over 14,000 US deaths in the year following the incident. The first study looked at thyroid damage which is especially devastating in children. Children born within 4 months of the Fukushima disaster …