Apples: One of world’s super healing foods

My husband loves apples! Big apples, small apples, green apples, and especially tart crisp apples. I guess he’s on to something good… From theunboundspirit.com Why The Apple Is One Of The World’s Most Healing Superfoods This commonly overlooked superfood protects the body from nuclear fallout, kills a wide range of cancers, and keeps the arteries…

Tree Hugging

I have a tree in my backyard that I call Claire. Don’t judge me. I love going out and wrapping my arms around her or just standing with my hands pressed firmly to her trunk.  When I close my eyes, with my hands pressed against her, I see what I can only describe as a…

Frozen Poop Pills Could Fight Deadly Infections

Just when you think you’ve heard it all… From IFLScience.com In the U.S., Clostridium difficile causes a quarter million hospitalizations and kills 14,000 people a year. These severe-diarrhea-causing bacteria resist treatment in many patients, and the rest of the time, the antibiotics kill off normal gut microbes that help keep pathologic species in check. Doctors have increasingly…

CDC Admits Ebola Could Be Airborne

In light of the new Ebola case here in Dallas I have to wonder what we really know about this virus.  I find it interesting that we are constantly being told that you can only contract the disease from direct contact with bodily fluids.  This is, most likely, true.  If the disease were truly an…

Hell in the Hot Zone

I just read a very interesting article in Vanity Fair which traces the timeline of the current Ebola outbreak.  Extremely informative and well worth the read: Hell in the Hot Zone, Vanity Fair