Informed Choice Articles

A Letter (AUTISM)

Date: May 19, 2005 Harvey V. Fineberg, MD, PhD President, Institute of Medicine 500 Fifth Street NW, Washington DC 20001 Dear Doctor Fineberg: I am writing you as a fellow physician to ask you to withdraw...

Additional Dangers of Fluoridated Water Confirmed

On November 9, the American Dental Association (ADA) finally admitted that fluoride levels in common tap water could be dangerous for infants. The ADA recommended that fluoridated water should NOT be mixed into concentrated formula or foods...

Also labeled: Issue #14, Pathways Magazine

Aluminum and Vaccine Ingredients: What Do We Know? What Don’t We Know?

himerosal, which contains the organic compound ethyl mercury, is a known neurotoxin and used to be a major ingredient in childhood vaccines. There are more than 15,000 articles in the medical literature describing the adverse health effects on the...

An Inconvenient Cancer Truth

Cancer is a term that inspires a broad range of feelings: from fear, anger, and helplessness to curiosity and determination. Cancer, as a force, has given rise to a massive infrastructure of cultural and clinical responses, and many of these are...

As Vaccine Exemptions Double in Some States, CDC Officials and Vaccine Manufacturers Discuss Constitutionality of Exemptions

Publicly Publishing Lists of Unvaccinated Children and Prosecuting Homeschooling Parents for Neglect. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) officials, vaccine manufacturers and lawyers discussed the constitutionality of vaccine...

Also labeled: Issue #16, Pathways Magazine

Autism Groups and Parents Protest Federal Autism Committee’s Deceitful Reversal on Vaccine-Autism Research

In a highly unusual departure from procedure, government representatives to the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) voted on January 14th against conducting studies on vaccine-autism research despite approval of the same studies at...

Also labeled: Issue #21, Pathways Magazine

Autism: Is There a Vaccine Connection?

According to the California Department of Developmental Services, the rate of children diagnosed with full-syndrome autism between 1999 and 2002 nearly doubled from 10,360 to 20,377. The report further revealed that “between Dec. 31, 1987, a...

Autism: The Silent Enemy

“…Despite overwhelming evidence that MERCURY in vaccines containing thimerosal contributes largely to neurodevelopmental disorders in children, health authorities and medical specialty societies (such as the CDC, FDA, Public Health Department,...

Also labeled: Issue #07, Pathways Magazine

Avoid a Cesarean: Know the Facts

These facts are presented by the International Cesarean Awareness Network with the hope that parents, childbirth educators, doulas, nurses, midwives and doctors together can effectively reduce the rate of unnecessary cesarean sections and their...

Also labeled: Issue #24, Pathways Magazine

Beyond the Fields we Know: The Risks of Genetically Modified Foods

Voices of the Non-GMO Movement A number of years ago I was giving a presentation at a Cambridge bookstore, and a young woman came up to me shortly beforehand. “I heard you on Coast to Coast radio last year,” she said. “Yo...

Breastfeeding in Public is an Issue That Many Mothers Struggle With

Breastfeeding in public is an issue that many mothers struggle with. It’s common to be nervous about nursing in the presence of others in the early days, only to lose those inhibitions with time and practice. Here’s what mothers have shared in past...

Breathe Easy

The media blames outbreaks of whooping cough on parents who choose not to vaccinate, but evidence says otherwise California health officials declared a whooping cough epidemic on June 24, 2010. Every three to five years, whooping cough...

Challenging the Theory of Artificial Immunity

The practice of vaccination against disease began in 1796 by Edward Jenner, who used the pus of blisters from cowpox to vaccinate people against smallpox. Despite the fact that vaccination is perhaps viewed as the strongest preventive measure...

Also labeled: Author Keith Wassung

Chicken Pox Vaccine

Chicken pox is usually a mild disease in children. However, the push to mandate this vaccine for a relatively harmless disease of childhood (90 % of cases are in children < 10 years of age who have mild and rarely severe complications), stems from...

Also labeled: Author Jim Davis, DC

Children, Cell Phones and Health: An Inconvenient Truth About a Convenient Technology

Once upon a time there was a little girl on a playground who noticed gray smoke pouring out of the windows of a school across the street. “Fire!” the little girl shouted. A man sat calmly on a nearby bench. “I don’t see any fire,” he said. “Fire!” the...

Circumcision: Medically Unnecessary

There is no more precious moment in a mother’s life than that first gaze into the eyes of her newborn baby. The surge of love, the desire to protect—all of these emotions are part of the universal mothering experience. How strange then, that when tha...

Defending Informed Consent to Vaccination in America

Vaccination is a medical intervention performed on a healthy person to theoretically prevent infectious disease that could harm that person or be communicated to someone else and cause harm. Many people experience infectious diseases, such as...

Flouride Toxicity

The following article is an interview by Barry Forbes with Dr. Hardy Limeback, a prominent dentist in Canada..."Why'd you do it, Doc? Why'd you toss the fluoride folks overboard?"I had just tracked down Dr. Hardy Limeback,...

Also labeled: Author Barry Forbes

Fluoride Exposure During Pregnancy Links to Learning Disabilities, Attention Deficit and Behavior Disorders

Source: Neurotoxicology and Teratology, 17(2), 1995 Sodium fluoride is currently added to the majority of municipal water systems in the United States to prevent cavities in children. Its use has risen rapidly since the 1950s. Sodium...

Also labeled: Issue #12, Pathways Magazine

Fluoride: More to Swallow

Nancy Browne Coleman, President, NJ Citizens Opposing Forced Fluoridation In 1993, the Food and Drug Administration responded to an inquiry by former Assemblyman Kelly. It seems that no fluoride supplements (vitamins, tablets, drops, etc.)...

<< Start < Prev 1 3 4 > End >>