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Fukushima already ten times worse than Chernobyl in ocean waters, suggests data. (NaturalNews) Recent readings taken roughly 19 miles out to sea from the Fukushima nuclear power facility in Japan have revealed radioisotope levels ten times higher than those measured in the Baltic and Black Seas after the massive Chernobyl disaster.

Fukushima already ten times worse than Chernobyl in ocean waters, suggests data

Because Fukushima is much closer to water than the Chernobyl plant is, the ongoing fallout there is shaping up to be far worse than Chernobyl, at least as far as the world's oceans are concerned, and time will tell just how devastating this massive disaster will be on the entire world as radiation continues to circulate around the globe. "Given that the Fukushima nuclear power plant is on the ocean, and with leaks and runoff directly to the ocean, the impacts on the ocean will exceed those of Chernobyl, which was hundreds of miles from any sea," said Ken Buessler, Senior Scientist in Marine Chemistry at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts, several months back.

Now They are Trying to Sell You Diet Water. By Dr.

Now They are Trying to Sell You Diet Water

Mercola By now you have probably seen the ads for MiO Liquid Water Enhancer, Kraft Foods' new gimmick aimed at young consumers seeking "cool" new ways to stand out among their peers. Leave it to the food and beverage industry to find a way to turn your perfectly healthful water into a mixture of toxic chemicals. Learn How Cell Phone Radiation and Other EMF Damages You. Earth's magnetic pole shift unleashing poisonous space clouds linked to mysterious bird deaths.

CDC adjusts fluoride poisoning of America's water supply to a lower level. (NaturalNews) The U.S.

CDC adjusts fluoride poisoning of America's water supply to a lower level

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) today issued a startling report that admits 2 in 5 children in America show signs of fluoride poisoning (streaking, spotting or pitting of teeth due to dental fluorosis). The agency concluded that fluoride levels need to be lowered in municipal water supplies, reducing fluoride to 0.7 milligrams per liter (the previous recommended upper limit was 1.2 milligrams per liter). This ends over five decades of the U.S. government recommending up to 1.2 milligrams of fluoride in every liter of water. Watch for the coming collapse of Monsanto (Opinion) (NaturalNews) Monsanto, the world's largest producer of genetically modified seeds and of America's most-used herbicide RoundUp, is finally showing signs of breaking.

Watch for the coming collapse of Monsanto (Opinion)

Earlier this year, the company was named Company of the Year by Forbes Magazine. Forbes has since apologized1 for that award while stock market commentator Jim Cramer has named Monsanto to be "the worst stock of 2010. " Do YOU Take Any of These 11 Dangerous Cholesterol Drugs? By Dr.

Do YOU Take Any of These 11 Dangerous Cholesterol Drugs?

Mercola Tens of millions of Americans are taking cholesterol-lowering drugs—mostly statins—and some "experts" claim that many millions more should be taking them. I couldn't disagree more.Statins are HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors, that is, they act by blocking the enzyme in your liver that is responsible for making cholesterol (HMG-CoA reductase). The fact that statin drugs cause side effects is well established—there are now 900 studies proving their adverse effects, which run the gamut from muscle problems to increased cancer risk.

For starters, reported side effects include: Muscle problems are the best known of statin drugs' adverse side effects, but cognitive problems and memory loss are also widely reported. Statistics on Soft Drink Use You Won’t Believe. Distilled Water Interview with Houston Tomasz. By Dr.

Distilled Water Interview with Houston Tomasz

Mercola It's a well-established fact that clean, pure water is a foundational cornerstone of good health. What's open for discussion, however, is what constitutes "clean, pure water. " There are many opinions and much confusion about which kind of water imparts the greatest health benefits, particularly when it comes to its pH.I recently addressed the danger of alkaline water.

In this segment I'll address distilled water, and review the pro's and con's of reverse osmosis water filtration. Insecticides Cause Mad Cow Disease 2/4/01. By Dr.

Insecticides Cause Mad Cow Disease 2/4/01

Mercola Ants in your kitchen Wasps in your sunroom Squirrels in your attic Bugs in your garden It has become so convenient to just run down to the hardware store for the latest bug killer to solve the problem, you don't think twice about it. But perhaps you should.For in trying to solve one small challenge, you could be creating an even bigger one.One of the main issues with pesticides is that you cannot see them and they tend to easily spread by the wind.

If they would just remain where they were sprayed, that would be one thing, but they do not. First US City Pass Cell Phone Radiation Law. July 01, 2010 | 40,658 views Share San Francisco has voted to require all retailers to display the amount of radiation cell phones emit.

First US City Pass Cell Phone Radiation Law

The law is the first of its kind in the U.S. The administration of mayor Gavin Newsom called the vote a major victory for cell phone shoppers' right to know. A Simple Solution to World Health Issues - Toilets. July 01, 2010 | 47,994 views Share According to statistics from the World Health Organization and UNICEF, 2.6 billion people worldwide engage in open defecation.

A Simple Solution to World Health Issues - Toilets

The lack of toilets is the cause of 2 million preventable deaths a year, mostly from a variety of dysentery-like ailments that result from ingesting human fecal matter. Without toilets, it's extremely difficult to avoid ingesting human waste. Either it enters the food and water supplies, or it is spread by flies and dust. The Dangers of Plastic Bags. My Strange Mind Independent perspective on consciousness, voluntarism, economics, history and wellness.

The Dangers of Plastic Bags

The Dangers of Plastic Bags. Antibiotics on the verge of becoming completely useless. (NaturalNews) The journal Lancet Infectious Diseases recently published a sobering piece about how antibiotics are becoming wholly ineffective as treatments for infection. According to the report, even the most powerful antibiotics available are largely inadequate at tackling the emerging forms of new and powerful "super" bacteria. Antibiotic overuse has become a pandemic problem.