Category Archives: Food

Global Cancer Statistics

Continuing with one of my older posts on treating and preventing cancers, here are some more details on global variation in cancer incidents for specific cancers, via Nature journal.

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Natural Defenses in Preventing and Treating Cancer

From University of California television (uctv):

Find out more about integrative oncology with physician, neuroscientist, cancer patient and author of the bestselling book, “Anticancer: A New Way of Life.” Dr. David Servan-Schreiber as he details his exploration of how a healthy lifestyle can help combat cancer. In addition to using modern medicine’s treatments, such as chemotherapy, surgery or radiation, he urges people to integrate conventional cancer care with other healing practices

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Food Prices, Arab Uprising and More…

P. Sainath, one of the most respected journalists from India, talks about the high food prices and it’s link to the current uprisings in the Arab world. He also rightly points out that that is certainly not how mainstream media reported these uprisings here in the US – it was more like a twitter revolution for them.  Although, some independent news outlets,  like Democracy now!, indeed did an excellent job in reporting these mass uprisings. He then talks about media itself –  the fact that it is not pro-corporation but it is corporation. He is a brilliant speaker and gives the grim (first-hand) reports from the ground on Indian farmer suicides.

More here:  part2, part3, part4, part5.

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Democracy, Food and more…

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