Posts From Helke Ferrie

News Flash – Health Canada Backs Off Deadline for Banishing Natural Health Products

March 15, 2011

Just prior to going to press with the March issue of Vitality Magazine, editor Julia Woodford asked me to double check what the position of...

Book Review: Callous Disregard, Autism and Vaccines – The Truth Behind the Tragedy

March 1, 2011

Author: A.J. Wakefield, MD Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Book Publication: 2010 In my experience, so-called “controversies,” especially in medicine, are a fight between two parties, one...

THE TYRANNY OF GOVERNMENT “PROTECTION”

March 1, 2011

Why More Health Regulations Are Not What We Need “There is no odour so bad as that which arises from goodness tainted… If I knew...

A New Model of Economics for the New Year – From Nobel Prize Winner Elinor Ostrom

December 1, 2010

“It is assumed that the momentum for change must come from outside the situation, rather than from the self-reflection and creativity of those within the...

ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE TAKES ON CANCER – AND WINS

November 1, 2010

The Audacity of Dr. Nicholas Gonzalez “If you are an honest scientist, it doesn’t matter if it’s moondust – if it’s working, you have got...

Book Review: A Clinical Trial

October 1, 2010

Author: Dr. Nicholas Gonzalez, MD Publisher: New Spring Press Book Publication: 2010 As the keynote speaker at Whole Life Expo 2010, immunologist Dr. Nicholas Gonzalez...

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...

May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month

May 1, 2010

How Patients, Doctors, Researchers, and Politicians are Trying to Awaken Canadian Health Authorities to the Reality of This Emerging Epidemic Infectious diseases are very bad...

The Intelligent Revolution: Saying No to Corporate Health Care Fraud

April 1, 2010

“He’s a man way out there in the blue, riding on a smile and a shoeshine. And when they start not smiling back – that’s...

The Year in Review 2009

December 1, 2009

What 2009 Meant for the World of Alternative Medicine and Natural Health Corruption, stupidity and greed are best viewed as dispassionately as one views household...

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...

Book Review: Slow Death by Rubber Duck

September 1, 2009

Author: Rick Smith & Bruce Lourie Publisher: Knopf Canada Book Publication: 2009 After reading Shawn Buckley’s analysis of Ottawa’s Bill C-6 in this issue, go pick up a...

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...

Vivacious Vitamin D

June 1, 2009

Nature’s Magic Bullet Now Scientifically Proven to Protect Against Cancer “Can you imagine what would happen if a drug company came out with a single...