This Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie is a delicious and easy way to nourish your body any time of the day! Need I say more? But seriously, this classic combination of flavors is super satisfying, and beyond simple to whip together. Odds are, you have all of these pantry staples on hand already, so you’re […]
Drug companies are often portrayed as benevolent companies that pour billions of dollars into the creation of new drugs and vaccinations for the greater good. This was certainly the case in a New York Times column on the antiviral drug remdesivir, which has shown some promise in treating COVID-19.1 Biotech giant Gilead Sciences, which produces […]
Fort Detrick in Frederick, Maryland, is a U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command (MRDC) installation most well-known for being a center for biomedical research and development. Now home to the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases where deadly agents like Ebola, smallpox and anthrax are studied, Fort Detrick spans 13,000 acres and […]
Since the breakout of COVID-19, a number of scientists have spoken out saying the virus does not appear to have evolved naturally, and those suspicions are only getting stronger. As reported1 by Newsweek April 28, 2020, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has in recent years funded dangerous gain-of-function research on bat coronaviruses at the […]
A majority of readers say they have gained weight during shelter-in-place orders due to COVID-19, a new WebMD poll finds.
Countries with higher death rates had larger numbers of people with vitamin D deficiency than countries with lower death rates.
I recently had the pleasure of coproducing a short film called “Biodynamic Agriculture: Farming in Service of Life,” in partnership with 12 organizations practicing or supporting biodynamic agriculture. Beginning with the tenets of organic farming such as no use of toxic pesticides, herbicides, fungicides and synthetic fertilizers, biodynamics takes farming one step further.1 As the […]
Superfoods can be a fun way to add a boost of nutrients or the Flavor Factor to your meals. While they’re not necessary to eat healthfully and you don’t need to run out and buy all of the fancy super powders thinking they’ll transform your health and wellbeing, it is always fun to try new […]