Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Rebuttal to attacks on Agave Nectar (and other news)

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Dear NaturalNews readers,


Is agave nectar truly a natural sweetener? The debate is on. Last week's publication of an article attacking agave nectar on NaturalNews spurred this rebuttal by the president of the Madhava company, which we've reprinted in full (because I think it contains a lot of details you need to know). Read it here:


Also, Byron Richards posts a new article that demystifies HDL Cholesterol:


And finally, did you know that statin drugs have been linked to eye disorders? Maybe that's why the FDA is so blind. Check out the report here:


Lots more news below:



Today's Breaking News:


Paying People to Lose Weight Actually Promotes Significant Weight Loss
Diabetes Drugs Avandia and Actos Double Risk of Bone Fractures in Women
Krill Harvesting May Threaten Food Source of Whales and Penguins
Oprah Abandons Dieting Efforts, Focuses on Staying Healthy and Fit (Good for Her!)
Whole Foods Sues FTC to Halt Kangaroo Court Proceedings

Product Reviews:

Review: Terracycle Natural Drain Cleaner Uses Microbes, Not Chemicals


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Osteoporosis Drugs May Suppress Bones' Ability to Heal
(NaturalNews) The long-term use of osteoporosis drugs known as bisphosphonates can actually weaken bones by impairing their ability to heal, leading to fractures, according to a study conducted by researchers from New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill...

Vitamin E Could Reduce Muscle Inflammation, Study Finds
It's no wonder muscle aches and pains can be not only uncomfortable but also result in significant impairment. After all, about half of your body mass is made up of skeletal muscles and chronic inflammation of those muscles can be agonizing...

Beware of Lethal Personal Care Products and Protect Your Children This Christmas
Personal care products that are popular with young people and teens can prove lethally toxic if accidentally misused. This assessment was clearly confirmed in the United Kingdom recently in the media reports of the conclusion of a Coroner`s...

Three Chinese Herbs could Put an End to Statin Drugs
The statin drug pushing scam is going for the throat with its all time lowest assault! It is becoming more and more evident that people of all ages are being lied to day after day by doctors as a way to push the deadly protocol of Big Pharma...

Study Shows High Fat Meals Cause Memory Decline
(NaturalNews) Heating meals high in fat can trigger and worsen the memory decline associated with Alzheimer's disease, according to a study on diabetics conducted by researchers from the Kunin-Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit at Baycrest and published...

Aloe Vera: The Miraculous Natural Healer
Aloe Vera has been a known healer for over 3,500 years. This natural and miraculous gel is commonly accepted to be one of the best natural moisturizers in existence and Aloe is now being studied for its benefits for burn victims. The majority...

Knowledge for a Revolution: Unity Vs. Divisiveness
One of the most efficient ways to rule a populace has been through the surreptitious and unconscious creation of dissension amongst its people. Modern society has been inherently established and subsequently reinforced to create an us versus...

High Fiber Diets Support Weight Loss
Although the National Cancer Institute recommends a daily intake of 20-35 grams of fiber, most Americans consumer less than half that amount. By choosing fiber-rich foods you can improve your overall health and increase your weight loss results...

Research Proves Nutrition Plays Critical Role in Optimal Health for Pets
A report from the Royal Veterinary College in London, Professor D.L. Chan, points out that veterinarians should begin to look at nutrition to play a larger role in the health of pets. Similar to human doctors, most veterinarians don't write...

Dr. Jameth Sheridan Shares the Pitfalls of a Raw Food or Vegan Diet : Part II
This interview is an excerpt from Kevin Gianni's Renegade Roundtable, which can be found at In this excerpt, Dr. Jameth Sheridan shares candidly on the pitfalls of a raw food or vegan diet.

Lemons Protect Against Kidney Stones
(NaturalNews) Lemons and other citrus fruits contain chemicals that can help prevent against the development of kidney stones, says John Milner, a urology expert from the Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. "Lemons are very high in...

Studies Provide New Hope for Alzheimer's Patients
There's often little hope to be found about the mind-robbing disease known as Alzheimer's and other dementias linked to aging. But two new studies raise the possibility that there are ways to delay, lessen or even successfully treat dementia...

Low-Dose Mercury Exposure From Fillings, Vaccines and Fish Linked to Heart Disease
In spite of the fact that mercury is routinely used in dental restorations and thimerosal, a preservative containing mercury commonly used in vaccines, an international team of researchers has warned in a ...

Coconut Oil: A Natural Remedy for Pneumonia
An encouraging new study shows that coconut oil can offer pneumonia patients a faster and more complete recovery. The results of the study were presented in Philadelphia at a meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians on October...

Overweight Prostate Cancer Sufferers More Likely to Die of the Disease
A study published in November's The Lancet Oncology has revealed that overweight and obese men who were later diagnosed with prostate cancer are a lot more likely to die from the disease as compared to men with healthy weight. In addition...

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Chronic Fatigue and Fibromyalgia
Research has shown that Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) may improve life quality and symptom management for people with Chronic Fatigue (CFS) and Fibromyalgia (FM). Whilst it is not a cure for pain and fatigue, it can be tremendously beneficial...

Dr. Marty Becker's Pet Food Endorsement
Celebrities are often asked to endorse a product; the result for the endorsed product is typically soaring sales. Celebrity Veterinarians have joined in the endorsement game. The question that hangs in the background of endorsements is: Just...



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