Health Regulation & Politics

CONCERNED PARENTS PROTEST AS TELECOM INVADES SCHOOLS

October 1, 2010

Government and Industry Denies the Risk The growing number of people with sensitivities to electromagnetic fields and microwaves (EMF) is testament to the fact that...

Canadians Champion the Charter of Health Freedom To Preserve Access to Natural Health Products

September 1, 2010

I recently participated in a panel discussion at a Toronto health show with Michael Schmidt, the farmer who has stood up for our right to...

GMO Update: Public Protests Expand as GMOs and Biotech Wreak Havoc on Food Supply

July 1, 2010

In the U.S., people spend proportionately the least amount of their earnings on food. However, the incidence of food-borne disease (FBD) there is the highest...

FEATURE INTERVIEW ON GMOs with­ Jeffrey Smith

July 1, 2010

This interview took place on May 29, 2010 at the Canadian Holistic Nutrition Conference in Toronto. GENETICALLY ENGINEERED FOODS Helke Ferrie I have to tell...

The Return of Bill C-6 And Why It Must Be Stopped – Again

June 1, 2010

Last spring a Canadian court heard a case on the death of two babies killed by faulty playpen accessories. During the trial, Health Canada (responsible...

Drinking Water Debate

March 1, 2010

Is Fluoridation Endangering Public Health in Favour of Government and Corporate Interests? Water fluoridation chemicals are a byproduct of the phosphate fertilizer industry. This is...

Time to Celebrate! A Look Back at the Challenges, Successes and Hell Raising of the Past Ten Years

November 1, 2009

You are invited to a great annual bash this month, namely the Whole Life Expo, where for the 23rd year we can celebrate health, critical...

The Bill C-6 Battle Wages On

October 1, 2009

An Update on the Political Campaign to Protect Natural Health Products THE RECENT HISTORY OF BILL C-6 On April 30, 2009, all four parties supported...

Food Fight: Organics Gain Ground as GMOs and Biotech Wreak Havoc on Food Supply

July 1, 2009

“There’s a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.” ~ From Anthem by Leonard Cohen In May, the food labeling committee of the international...

BIG PHARMA UPDATE

May 1, 2009

The Sick Get Sicker as Legal Drug Pushing Puts Profits Before the Health of Patients “No doubt, one day our children’s children will learn in...

Activists Gather To Protest Bill C-6

April 1, 2009

Corporate Corruption, and the Hijacking of Our Food Supply What is wrong with the world today? I’ll tell you what’s wrong – short-term thinking, which...

Asbestos Consensus

March 1, 2009

Canadians Call for Ban on Potent Carcinogen Now Affecting Thousands “No man is an island… any man’s death diminishes me, because I am involved in...

Drugs Dethroned: Is Suppressing Symptoms with Synthetic Chemicals Losing its Lustre in Healthcare?

March 1, 2008

Street drugs kill about 20,000 people a year in North America, which is no surprise. But a much more shocking statistic is that prescription drugs...

On Organics and GMOs: A Roundup of the Latest Research and Developments in the Global Controversy over Biotechnology

July 1, 2007

Do scientists know how dangerous a game they’re playing when they mess with plant and animal genes in the service of biotechnology? I have wondered...

The Orthomolecular Universe: Where Nature Rules and Patients are Cured

November 1, 2006

In polite society, the “F” word is bad form. Financial pundits avoid the “R” word to prevent upsetting the markets. In medicine, the “O” word...