Herbs Can Help Lower Blood Pressure

Heart disease has ranked No. 1 in the top 10 leading causes of death in the U.S. for years. In 2020,1 690,882 people died from heart disease. This is compared to 633,842 who died in 2015, which represents a 9% jump in six short years. One of the key risk...

The High Cost of Salmon Farming

This article was previously published November 21, 2020, and has been updated with new information. A growing interest in health and heath food has helped drive consumer demand for fish to an all-time high. A diet rich in fish has grown so popular that global fish consumption jumped 122% from...

The Profound Health Benefits of Being Grateful

Gratitude is a simple practice that can have profound effects on your health and well-being. Its underpinnings are believed to be principles of cooperation that were pivotal in the development of human communication and social reciprocity, and the ability to experience gratitude to others is a fundamental feature of human...

Retrain Your Brain How to Smell Again

This article was previously published November 28, 2020, and has been updated with new information. Loss of sense of smell, a condition known as anosmia, has emerged as a hallmark symptom of COVID-19. It's estimated that 33.9% to 68% of COVID-19 patients1 — and as high as 98%, according to...

Palm Oil Promotes Metastasis in Your Mouth

The type of fat you eat has an impact on your health and can affect your risk of certain diseases. An animal study published in Nature1 in November 2021 found a link between palmitic acid from palm oil and cancer metastasis. Another compelling report published in the journal Gastroenterology2 offers...

The Magical Thinking and Dangers of Masks

Are you prepared to wear masks forever? Some are, but their positive attitude toward masks is a likely result of deceptive and misleading information. The resulting magical thinking relating to masks has created one of the most polarized debates in U.S. history and led to anti-maskers being labeled as “grandma...

The WHO Is an Institution of Corruption

Dr. Wolfgang Wodarg, an internal medicine doctor and former head of health at the Council of Europe, spoke with Planet Lockdown on the fundamental corruption at the World Health Organization and how it contributed to manufacturing a “test pandemic.”1 The seeds were sown more than a decade ago during the...

Link Between Alzheimer’s and Gut Is Confirmed

This article was previously published December 10, 2020, and has been updated with new information. Alzheimer's disease continues to be a leading cause of death in the U.S., with 1 in 3 seniors dying with Alzheimer's or dementia — more than the number killed by breast and prostate cancers combined.1...

The War on Fluoride Rages On

According to a commentary in the journal Nature, it is nearly impossible to get both sides of the fluoride issue to meet in the middle of anything.1 On one side, fluoride treatment supporters say it prevents cavities and strengthens teeth. On the other side, Michael Connett of the Fluoride Action...