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Sodium Chlorite & Citric Acid: A Powerful and Inexpensive Germ Killer (June 26, 2008) Scientists Are Freaking Out Over This 25-Year-Old's Solution to Superbugs. After three years of research, a Ph.D. student at the University of Melbourne may have discovered a way to kill superbugs without the use of antibiotics.

Scientists Are Freaking Out Over This 25-Year-Old's Solution to Superbugs

Shu Lam believes that she has found the key to averting a health crisis so severe that the United Nations recently declared it a "fundamental threat" to global health. Shu Lam Antibiotic-resistant superbugs kill about 170,000 people a year and, according to a British study, are estimated to kill up to 10 million people a year by 2050 and cost the world economy $100 trillion. "If we fail to address this problem quickly and comprehensively, antimicrobial resistance will make providing high-quality universal healthcare coverage more difficult if not impossible," UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon told The Guardian. "It will undermine sustainable food production. "These star polymers screw up the way bacteria survives," Lam told VICE. Long before pills, our ancestors used these 12 natural antibiotics to survive infections. Probiotic treatment cures peanut allergy in children.

Last year, scientists from the University of Chicago found that a probiotic therapy using a common gut bacteria prevented sensitization to peanut allergens – in mice.

Probiotic treatment cures peanut allergy in children

Now researchers at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute in Melbourne, Australia, have shown that a similar probiotic treatment, this time involving Lactobacillus rhamnosus, has a similar effect, but this time in children. Children with allergies present a huge challenge for parents and carers, with youngsters having a propensity to stick just about anything in their mouths and swapping lunches in the schoolyard having potentially fatal consequences. With Australia and New Zealand boasting the dubious honor of having among the highest prevalence of allergic disorders in the developed world, Professor Mimi Tang and her team had plenty of potential subjects to choose from for their research into a potential treatment.

Healthy News and Information. By HILDA GADEA Tinctures have been around since alcohol has been distilled and frankly that’s the beginning of time as most people know it.

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Of course, as western medicine was on the rise tinctures were pushed away as a folk remedy. Chemo Drugs For Life Or Raw Milk? Ulcerative Colitis Cured? Below you can watch the full interview to hear Doug’s journey firsthand and learn how he cured himself with raw milk, fermented foods, and a high fat diet.

Chemo Drugs For Life Or Raw Milk? Ulcerative Colitis Cured?

(If you’re more of a reader, see the write-up underneath!) How a bee sting saved my life: poison as medicine. Healthy News and Information. The healthy bacteria in your gut typically keep your candida levels in check.

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However, several factors can cause the candida population to get out of hand: The causes of immune system dysfunction are varied and complex, but antibiotics are the biggest culprits because they wipe out friendly micro-organisms, in the digestive system. Because Candida is resistant to antibiotics the imbalance of micro-organisms allows it to take over. It begins to change its shape and starts to overgrow; raising large families called colonies.Adding to the problem of malabsorption are nutritional deficiencies that also weaken the immune system. Today’s standard diet lacks the necessary nutrients to maintain a healthy immune system. The Inexpensive Detox, Arthritis, Osteoporosis And Mycoplasma Cure.

Scientists Discover All-Natural Medieval Potion Kills Superbugs & Infections. By Mike Barrett | Natural Society In the midst of fighting super bacteria which are resistant to modern-day antibiotics, a one-thousand year-old Anglo-Saxon potion made out of onions, garlic, wine, and bile from a cow’s stomach was found to wipe out the resistant superbugs like MRSA, according to new research.

Scientists Discover All-Natural Medieval Potion Kills Superbugs & Infections

Discovered in one of the earliest known medical textbooks, Bald’s Leechbook, this ancient ‘eyesalve’ remedy calls for two species of Allium (garlic and onion or leek), wine and oxgall (bile from a cow’s stomach) to be brewed in a brass vessel. So scientists made an attempt at duplicating the recipe. “We chose this recipe in Bald’s Leechbook because it contains ingredients such as garlic that are currently investigated by other researchers on their potential antibiotic effectiveness. This is The Most Powerful Natural Antibiotic Ever – Kills Any Infections in The Body. The basic formula of this powerful tonic dates back to medieval Europe, that is, from the era when people suffered from all sorts of diseases and epidemics.

This is The Most Powerful Natural Antibiotic Ever – Kills Any Infections in The Body

This master cleansing tonic is actually an antibiotic that kills gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. It has also a powerful antiviral and antifungal formula, increases blood circulation and lymph flow in all parts of the body. This plant-based remedy is the best choice for the fight against candida. How To Make Your Own Natural Antibiotic. This winter you will probably be a victim of a poor immune system, flu or cold, so we suggest you try this helpful solution and make your own natural antibiotic!

How To Make Your Own Natural Antibiotic

This natural antibiotic is beneficial, quick and cheap to make, and it also has no side effects and consequences that usually occur after using some antibiotic. Ingredients:1 garlic clove2 tbsp honey2 tbsp ginger powder1/2 tbsp ground chili peppers1/2 tbsp cinnamon3.3 oz (1 dl) fresh lemon juicePreparation: Add crushed garlic, ginger powder, chili powder and cinnamon to the lemon juice. Mix all the ingredients and add honey last. Let the syrup rest for 3 hours on a room temperature.

Candida Cleanser - The Candida Solution That Finally Gives Back Your Lifeforce! Sick and tired of being sick and tired?

Candida Cleanser - The Candida Solution That Finally Gives Back Your Lifeforce!

You are likely infested! I know I was... Candida Albicans fungus under microscope, which forms stringy mycelium connections. Candida is the "silent killer" that robs you of your energy, makes you feel horrible, clouds how you think, lowers your immune system, and may even be related to cancer. Compound Made from Plastic Bottles Kills Drug-Resistant Fungus. A material made from plastic bottles can knock out a drug-resistant fungal infection that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention predicts will become a more serious health problem in coming years.

Compound Made from Plastic Bottles Kills Drug-Resistant Fungus

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria and fungi kill at least 23,000 people in the U.S. alone each year, and many of these microbial infections are acquired by people hospitalized for other reasons. Research groups around the world are exploring a variety of ways to address the problem, including hunting for novel kinds of antibiotics (see “Bacteria Battle Generates New Antibiotics”) and creating sutures coated with bacteria-killing viruses (see “Using Viruses to Kill Bacteria”). Another approach involves using biologically active materials that punch holes in the membranes surrounding each microbial cell. 9 Reasons to Think Twice Before Taking Antibiotics Ever Again. Paul Fassa, Natural SocietyWaking Times A study published by Mayo Clinic found that almost 70% of Americans are on at least one pharmaceutical; antibiotics top the list, followed by antidepressants, and opioid pain killers.

This is a problem in of itself, as it the United States has transformed into a pill-popping, medication-dependent nation.