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Basic nutrition for survival: 10 food items to keep in your emergency cache

(Natural News) Every good prepper knows how important it is to have an emergency supply of food in case they ever find themselves in a real-life survival situation. Truth be told, however, stocking up on food actually requires much more thought than simply going to the supermarket and filling your cart with everything and the kitchen sink. Last month, AskAPrepper.com compiled a list o ....

Plants “adapt or die” too: Study finds botanical defense mechanisms evolve based on herbivores’ immunity to chemical toxins

(Natural News) “Adapt or die,” said the late Andy Grove, the founder of computer chip maker Intel who escaped Communist Hungary as a young man. A new study suggested plants adhere to the same dictum, adapting and discarding defenses according to what works best for the situation at hand, reported a ScienceDaily article. Researchers from the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Uni ....

Deux policiers punis pour arrestation illégale

TROIS-RIVIÈRES | Un homme qui a été arrêté sans raison et amené au poste de police torse nu et sans chaussures est satisfait que les deux policiers fautifs soient punis. Les agents de la réserve autochtone d’Odanak Patrick Boulianne et Nicolas Scholtus-Champagne ont été reconnus coupables d’arrestation et de détention illégales et abusives, plus de quatre ans après ê ....

Croisière à 1 M$ soutenue par Michaëlle Jean: St-Pierre exige des comptes

La ministre des Relations internationales Christine St-Pierre demande à l’OIF de lever le voile sur le montage financier d’un projet proposé par Michaëlle Jean. À LIRE AUSSI: Projet de Michaëlle Jean: une croisière d’un million $ à la dérive Mme St-Pierre croit que l’Organisation internationale de la francophonie (OIF) doit donner plus précisions concernant l ....

Une femme dénonce un party pour son agresseur

Une victime d’agressions sexuelles est scandalisée qu’un bar de Montréal encourage la culture du viol en organisant un « party » pour amasser des fonds en prévision de la sortie de prison de l’homme qui a « anéanti » sa vie. « J’ai vraiment eu l’impression de me faire rire dans la face, lance Martine Beaudet-Aune. C’est tellement un manque de respect envers tou ....

Deux alpinistes meurent en Alaska: le fils d’un Québécois parmi les victimes

Les corps des deux alpinistes, dont le fils d’un Québécois, disparus depuis une semaine en Alaska ne pourront pas être récupérés avant l’été à cause des conditions trop dangereuses. « Il est impossible d’aller à la recherche des corps en raison des grands risques d’avalanches dans le secteur. Vu les circonstances, ils sont présumés morts », a indiqué au Journal ....

Starts TODAY: The Oral Health Summit’s eye-opening interview with the Health Ranger

(Natural News) The Holistic Oral Health Summit begins today, and it features interviews with dozens of experts in holistic dentistry and oral health. I was interviewed for the summit to discuss links between oral health and chronic degenerative disease, and this particular interview is getting a tremendously positive response from those who have seen it. Watch my interview and the full ....

They both work: New study says low-fat and low-carb diets are equally effective for weight loss; just choose one

(Natural News) Many people say that the best way to lose weight is to go on a low-carbohydrate diet. Others are solidly in the camp of low-fat equaling weight loss. In an effort to uncover which of the two was the superior diet, researchers from Stanford Medicine undertook a year-long study wherein 609 participants (half of whom were men, the other half women) were placed on either a ....

When Exercise Can Kill — The Rare Risk of Rhabdomyolysis

A recent WebMD article1 addresses a rare but potentially fatal muscle disorder called rhabdomyolysis, or rhabdo for short. Estimates suggest it may affect 22 people out of 100,000, and muscle trauma due to overexertion is a common cause. Your skeletal muscles are under your volitional control, which is why they’re also known as voluntary muscles. You engage them when walking and movi ....

I'm With the Band: Mastering Resistance Band Workouts

If you go to the gym frequently or have visited a physical therapist, chances are you've seen resistance bands. Band work allows you to get a full body workout without using weights or resistance machines. They are especially useful if you are recovering from an injury. However, benefits go well beyond rehabilitation. With resistance bands you can achieve almost any type of strength tr ....

DISCOVERY: Egg whites the “missing link” for low-cost production of clean hydrogen fuel

(Natural News) Eggs have long been a delicious and fulfilling source of energy for groggy people who need protein in their stomach. But now, a Japanese research team suggested that egg whites can be used to make a clean-burning fuel for power generation, reported Science Daily. Study leader Hiroyasu Tabe of the Osaka City University said hydrogen shows promise as a fuel and a ....

Revolutionary diagnosis: A single blood test can now detect Lyme and other tick-borne diseases

(Natural News) Testing methods for tick-borne diseases tend to be cumbersome, unreliable, specialized, or even nonexistent. That is, until a Science Daily article reported the recently-developed Tick-Borne Disease Serochip (TBD-Serochip) can accurately diagnose eight different tick-borne pathogens, including the bacterium responsible for the widespread Lyme disease. The ....

Sauver des vies en stoppant les hémorragies

Préoccupés par la prolifération des tueries de masse aux États-Unis, deux Québécois veulent former la population à intervenir en cas de blessures graves en s’inspirant d’une campagne nationale américaine. « Ça peut sauver des vies. Une personne peut mourir en l’espace d’une minute en perdant son sang et la plupart des gens ne savent pas quoi faire », lance le th ....