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Advocacy

Why Do You Think 32 Million Kids Have Chronic Illnesses?

June 14, 2011

So many children are affected by chronic illnesses. Better insurance coverage and more doctors to treat them are not the only answers. Read more solutions

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Are There Safer Ways to Vaccinate Our Children? published in Feb issue of WNC Woman Magazine

February 1, 2011

Are There Safer Ways to Vaccinate Our Children? Maureen McDonnell, RN “There are unanswered questions about vaccine safety. We need studies on vaccinated populations based on various schedules and doses as well as individual patient susceptibilities that we are continuing to learn about. No one should be threatened by the pursuit of this knowledge. Vaccine […]

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Why the Push to Discredit Dr. Wakefield?

January 8, 2011

Recently I was reading a piece on autism, and the fact that an advertisement for the drug Concerta was placed directly below the article, says a lot about this question.   See, if we the public are conjured into believing (through slick ads) that the only tool available to us when we are ill is a […]

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Emerging Science and Common Sense Provide Better Answers for Autism

September 26, 2010

No one has all the answers as to why so many children are developing autism. Genetic predisposition plus environmental factors? The increase in the number of vaccines given to a child before the age of 5? Some even explain this by saying there is better diagnosis rather than a real increase. The problem is, as […]

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What More Can We Do Now to Prevent Breast Cancer?

September 22, 2010

Most of the information women receive regarding breast cancer has to do with early detection. With 1 in 8 women being diagnosed with this illness, we need more research and information focused on PREVENTION….

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Questioning the Motives Behind a New Study

May 22, 2010

A rebuttal to the new study reporting that gluten and casein free diets don’t help children with autism.

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10 Tips to Minimize the Risk of Developing Cancer

May 12, 2010

10  Tips for Preventing Cancer…..President Obama’s Task Force (on the Role the Environment Plays in Cancer) Takes the “Fringe” Out of Cancer Prevention If you are like me, you’ve been reading information on this subject written by forward-thinking health advocates for decades.  As a result, many of us have been trying to minimize our exposure […]

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