A Lifestyle Cure for Diabetes?

Channel 9 News will air tonight a health news story about a German pharmacist who has developed a successful program to treat diabetes. His program, called Balance, involves lifestyle changes (diet and exercise) not drugs.

School Activist Wins Organic Salad Bar

I spoke yesterday on the phone with a wonderful mom, who launched a campaign in her Olympia, Washington school for organic food to be added to the children’s lunch fare. The result was a 100% organic salad bar! Vanessa Ruddy, the mom who accomplished this healthy addition…

Follow Your Nose, and Your Passions

This morning a local coffee shop, The Conscious Bean in Great Falls, VA hosted a “coffee cupping” by world class coffee tasting expert, Sherry Johns. It was fascinating to learn what goes into the coffee we consume. We smelled the coffee aromatics…

Living Synergistically with Nature

We have been feeding our meat bones and scraps to a fox in the neighborhood. We even have a designated “fox plate”…

Soaring Drug Prices Make Natural Health Sensible

I heard on the radio news last week about the prices of 26 pharmaceutical drugs going up 100% last year. During the last month, two people told me they were stuck in their jobs that they wanted to leave, because the jobs provided health insurance. Health insurance and drug coverage and co-pays, mask to us the huge and rising price of drugs.