Mickey Mouse and Measles

In December 2014 to February 2015 the magic kingdom reported 125 cases of measles with one thing in common: visitation to one of the two parks in California. This would be very shocking if it were not for the other 644 cases that occurred in 2014 nationwide. According to an article by the Smithsonian magazine […]

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The Spread of Polio

With the turn of the century hygiene became very important to civilization. This alone helped prevent the spread of some diseases through food and potable water. Polio has been recorded as back as 1400 B.C. with an Egyptian carving of a young man with similar symptoms of the legs. It has been around for thousands […]

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The History of Vaccine

Inoculation with various types of material from organisms has been around for centuries. Have you ever wondered where vaccines got their popularity? In 1796 Edward Jenner introduced cowpox in 13 people to help prevent them from being infected by smallpox. He did so by taking the pustules or scabs produced by the infection from people […]

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Get healthy, improve your GUT!

Processed foods hurt your immune functions and impact your gut. Did you know that 90% of your immune system is located in your GUT?  That’s right, sounds crazy until you realize that the majority of what goes into our bodies passes through the gut.  Think of the gut as good version of airport security.  All […]

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Leaky Gut Syndrome

Have you ever heard of “Leaky Gut Syndrome?” Well listen close, because damage to your gut can lead to many auto immune problems. Yes your stomach and intestines lead to problems like rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, diabetes and a whole slew of auto immune disorders. When you chronically expose yourself to toxic elements (pesticides, sugar, plastics, […]

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