26 Nov '11, 6pm

To Heal is to Juice Fast... : Lavender Lane Biodynamic Farm: In the documentary by Joe Cross, “Fat, Sick, & Near...

There is such scientific condescension when it comes to pearls of wisdom such as “starve a cold, feed a fever.” “It’s one of the most well-known medical bromides around: starve a cold, feed a fever, or is it feed a cold, starve a fever? Either way,” writes, Anahad O’Connor in a NYT article , " it may not matter." Scientists have found little evidence for either one.” The Chief of Clinical Services with Duke University’s Division of Medical Services dots the “i” when asked of the origin of this famous bromide: “”I’m sure you could look through some old medical books and someone has mentioned it there, just like blood letting…” I don’t readily fall into the anti-science school, but I take anything said with such bravado with a pound of salt. If the shoe fits you personally and it feels good, go ahead and wear it. Whenever I get a cold, I am not hungry. My body gets into heal...

Full article: http://www.localharvest.org/blog/20424/entry/to_heal_is_t...

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This my breakfast every morning when I’m home:

This my breakfast every morning when I’m home:

michellephan.com 08 Dec '11, 9pm

I don't really like eating breakfast, but when I am forced to eat it, I like to make it good. I REALLLLLLY dislike eating ...

Renewables in the U.S.: Growing fast, but not fast enough

Renewables in the U.S.: Growing fast, but not f...

grist.org 28 Nov '11, 6pm

Last month, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) released the "2010 Renewable Energy Data Book " [PDF], which i...

Summary of China's fast reactor programme

Summary of China's fast reactor programme

bravenewclimate.com 27 Nov '11, 5am

In China, R&D on fast neutron reactors started in 1964. A 65 MWt fast neutron reactor – the Chinese Experimental Fast Reac...

Scientific Proof We Can Heal Ourselves

Scientific Proof We Can Heal Ourselves

care2.com 01 Dec '11, 7pm

There’s a lot of “woo woo” talk out there in the land of metaphysics, the law of attraction, and mind/body medicine about ...

How did arsenic make its way into apple juice?

How did arsenic make its way into apple juice?

treehugger.com 01 Dec '11, 7pm

HuffPo recently covered an article by Consumer Reports indicating total arsenic concentrations in fruit juices that stray ...