New research may add to the public’s growing hate for Monsanto GMO!

The organic food industry continues to grow, with 45 percent of Americans making organic food choices.  Over half of 18-29 year old Americans seek out organic food in comparison to one-third of Americans over the age of 65. (1) The most hated company in the world has no connection to Big Oil, the internet or banking. At the end of May, approximately 2 million … [Read more...]

Natural Homemade Fabric Softener

Conventional fabric softeners are full of toxic chemicals. Making your own fabric softener is very easy and cost effective . Additionally, using   homemade cleaning products helps keep harmful chemicals away. Vinegar is cheap and nontoxic. It naturally removes soap residue, and helps with static reduction during drying. Vinegar contains small amounts of sodium and  potassium, … [Read more...]

How Monsanto Took Control of Our Food System

"Founded over 100 years ago, they came up with the brilliant idea of genetically engineering seeds so that they could withstand increased applications of their chemicals, mainly Roundup.  Beginning in the 1990s, Monsanto introduced a new product: Roundup Ready seeds, specially designed and genetically engineered for Roundup. They patented the invention, tried pushing it on the … [Read more...]

How To Make Anti-Inflammatory Turmeric Tea

Turmeric (here) is a safe, effective anti-inflammatory. Did you know that inflammation is the source of most diseases?  Turmeric is one of the most powerful known anti-inflammatory herbs. It is able to help treat arthritis, gout, and  autoimmune disease. It may also be used to relieve headaches, muscular aches, pains and even joint problems. So, if you want to consume turmeric … [Read more...]

31 Long-Forgotten Native American Medical Cures

by Steve Nubie, Off The Grid News When it comes to herbal remedies, many of us are familiar with the benefits of Echinacea or purple cone flower as an antibiotic, willow bark as a pain killer and aloe as a topical anesthetic and treatment for skin conditions. But that’s common knowledge compared to the insights and treatments that Native American medicine men discovered and … [Read more...]

The Silent Killer in Your Kitchen Cabinet: Worse for Your Health than Alcohol, Nicotine and Many Drugs

Did you know that conventional spices contain harmful ingredients?  When you buy conventional spices, they often contain artificial Colors, preservatives, and gmos. Many of the spices most people buy are treated with chemicals, contain GMOs and are irradiated. According to Thomas Fricke, co-founder and president of ForesTrade, an organic spice company in Brattleboro, … [Read more...]

Legal, over-the-counter pain relievers cause fatal strokes and heart attacks

The FDA has announced that it will require new labels on both prescription and over-the-counter painkillers in the aspirin family, warning that even brief use of these drugs increases the risk of heart attacks and strokes, including among people with no heart disease risk factors. The warning applies to all drugs in the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) family, … [Read more...]

11 Common Cancer-causing Household Items To Remove From Your Home

  Every year more people are getting diagnosed with cancer. Due to poor chemical regulation, many known carcinogens such as formaldehyde, naphthalene, BPAs, triclosan, among many other health damaging toxins, end up in the water we drink, the food we eat, the air we breathe, and the products we use on a daily basis. Because they are available on the market many of us … [Read more...]

Six natural remedies for lowering blood pressure fast

High blood pressure is no longer just an affliction of the elderly, as more than one-third of young people between the ages of 16 and 34 are now said to suffer from some form of hypertension. And a recent study out of California revealed that, if left unchecked, this cardiovascular malady, even in its mild form, can lead to premature aging and brain damage. The conventional … [Read more...]

How to Treat A Urinary Tract Infection with Apple Cider Vinegar and Baking Soda

Using natural remedies such as apple cider vinegar and baking soda for a urinary tract infection (UTI), especially if you catch it early enough, is a wonderful alternative to antibiotics. Most UTIs are caused by A urinary tract infection is almost exclusively caused by Escherichia coli (E. coli) bacteria  that travel to the bladder through the urethra, according to the … [Read more...]