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  • Berries Drive Brain Health, Keep Aging at Bay
    by GMI Research Group at 19:04

    This article is copyrighted by GreenMedInfo LLC, 2019Visit our Re-post guidelines In an analysis of data on berry intake, mental decline has been slower for women over age 70 who regularly consumed strawberries or blueberries. These findings aren’t alone in vouching for berries’ longevity-promoting and cognition boosting properties, as previous studies reflect similar therapeutic actionsread more

  • Economist Dean Baker: Systemic Change Needed to Fight Big Pharma Price Gouging
    by Alan Macleod at 15:18

    “We give companies patent monopolies that allow them to sell drugs at mark-ups of several thousand percent above their production costs. How can we be surprised when they lie or conceal information to push their drugs as widely as possible?” The post Economist Dean Baker: Systemic Change Needed to Fight Big Pharma Price Gouging appeared first on MintPress News.

  • Big Brighteon.com announcement: You can now earn revenues by selling your premium videos on the platform
    by Mike Adams at 14:03

    (Natural News) Brighteon.com, the free speech alternative to YouTube, has just rolled out a great new feature that allows you to sell your premium videos on the platform. You earn 70% of the net sales, and Brighteon keeps 30%. This new feature was created to allow users to sell premium video content on the site:…

  • The Brown Mountain lights – an unexplained ‘paranormal’ phenomenon that’s happened for centuries
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    In BriefThe Facts:The “Brown Mountain Lights” have been an observed phenomenon in North Carolina for a very long time. Below, there is more information as well as one out of many supposed paranormal experiences had by people who have visited the mountain.Reflect On:Is paranormal really out of the ordinary? Or is it something that’s simply normal about our world, and a type of phenomena that’s been happening since the beginning of time? Just because we don’t understand it, doesn’t …

  • Earliest known cave art by modern humans found in Indonesia
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    Pictures of human-like hunters and fleeing mammals dated to nearly 44,000 years old.Cave art depicting human-animal hybrid figures hunting warty pigs and dwarf buffaloes has been dated to nearly 44,000 years old, making it the earliest known cave art by our species.The artwork in Indonesia is nearly twice as old as any previous hunting scene and provides unprecedented insights into the earliest storytelling and the emergence of modern human cognition.Previously, images of this level of sophistication dated …

  • Researchers discover new human autoinflammatory disease
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    Scientists from Australia and the US have discovered and identified the genetic cause of a previously unknown human autoinflammatory disease.The autoinflammatory disease, called CRIA syndrome, is caused by a mutation in a critical molecule in the cell death pathway, which leads to runaway inflammation and cell death. The discovery suggests that compounds that inhibit cell death might be useful in treating autoinflammatory diseases.The research was published in Nature, and led by the Walter and Eliza Hall …

  • A species of red algae found to improve circulation and protect against blood clots
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    Extracts from a species of red algae known as Acanthophora spicifera can stop excessive blood coagulation that causes blood clots, reported researchers from Federal Fluminense University in Brazil. In a recently published article in the Journal of Medicinal Plants Research, they described how components of the alga could inhibit the function of thrombin, the main enzyme responsible for hemostasis which prevents excessive bleeding. This activity, according to the …

  • Second stellar population found in Milky Way’s thick disk
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    The Milky Way from the Andes in Chile.A new study on the kinematics and chemical composition of a sample of stars in the vicinity of the sun, led by Dr. Daniela Carollo, researcher of the Italian National Institute for Astrophysics, has revealed that the stars that make up the thick disk of the Milky Way belong to two distinct stellar populations with different characteristics and not to a single one, as has been thought for more than two decades.The new thick disk component, called the metal-weak thick …

  • Media manipulating ‘historic’ temperature figures with incomplete data
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    I want to make comments on the ABC Headline yesterday which is still up today – The Hottest Temperature  ever recorded in Australia. It goes like this –  “Australia could see Hottest Day on Record next week as Perth Heatwave conditions travel east”.This headline is totally misleading as, and its a shame, as the BOM and CSIRO both do not officially acknowledge any temperature records before the 1900s.   In fact there were regular records kept in various city and country …

  • The nature of forgiveness | Is it different from compassion?
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    What is forgiveness? Is it different from compassion? Is it different from the Buddhist concept of Bodhicitta?

  • Science and medicine discoveries of 2019
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    Humans have been thrilled and astounded by scientific and medical discoveries for centuries. And, despite the astonishing number of discoveries made down through the years, there is somehow always more to learn.Here at Natural News we strive, as many members of the Independent Media do, to share the whole truth about the latest scientific and medical breakthroughs with our readers – even when that truth does not harmonize with what the mainstream media, scientific “experts,” and global …

  • Illinois prepares to sell recreational marijuana in just one month
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    Believe it or not, Illinois is where you’ll want to be this New Year’s Eve. Once the ball drops, dispensaries in the state will open their doors and begin legally selling recreational marijuana.The controversial herb was legalized for recreational use mid-2019. When Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed the bill into law, Illinois became the 11th state to legalize the sale and use of recreational marijuana for adults aged 21 and over. Most importantly, criminal records for pot crimes in the state were …

  • Farmers are turning food waste into electricity and making enough to power entire cities
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    Nothing highlights the radical disparity between different parts of the globe more than food. As children and adults starve to death at a rate of 25,000 a day across the world, the United States throws away enough food to fill the Willis Tower in Chicago 44 times a year. Across the entire planet, it is estimated that humans waste over 1.3 billions tons of food every year.Industrial farming covers hundreds of millions of acres across the country which is destroying and polluting ecosystems to produce food …

  • All age groups worldwide ‘at high risk’ of drop in children’s physical activity
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    Source:University of StrathclydeSummary:Emphasis on particular groups hinders efforts to address the problem of declining physical activity in children, according to a new study.FULL STORYEmphasis on particular groups hinders efforts to address the problem of declining physical activity in children, according to a study led at the University of Strathclyde.A review of more than 50 published studies, covering a total of 22,000 children, found that children of all ages around the world are at risk from a …

  • Poor diet linked to age-related macular degeneration
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    Source:University at BuffaloSummary:Participants who ate a diet high in red and processed meat, fried food, refined grains and high-fat dairy were three times more likely to develop late-stage age-related macular degeneration.FULL STORYParticipants who ate a diet high in red and processed meat, fried food, refined grains and high-fat dairy were three times more likely to develop an eye condition that damages the retina and affects a person’s central vision, according to the results of a study from the …

  • US accuses Iran of “increasingly sophisticated” ROCKET attacks
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    … Clinton meddling & Afghan implosionWelcome to The Daily Wrap Up, a concise show dedicated to bringing you the most relevant independent news, as we see it, from the last 24 hours (12/10/19).As always, take the information discussed in the video below and research it for yourself, and come to your own conclusions. Anyone telling you what the truth is, or claiming they have the answer, is likely leading you astray, for one reason or another. Stay Vigilant.(https://d.tube/c/tlavagabond)

  • New Zealand surgeons working ‘non-stop’ to help volcano victims
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    Country’s health authorities said to have ordered 1.2m sq cm of skin to treat burn injuries.Surgeons are working around the clock to help tourists who suffered horrendous burn injuries in the eruption of the New Zealand’s White Island volcano, health experts have said.New Zealand health authorities have reportedly ordered 1.2 million sq cm of skin from the US in order to treat those injured: 27 of whom had burns to more than 30% of their body, with some having burns to 90-95% of their body. For …

  • Full moon in Gemini: learning, healing, and inspired action
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    We had a Full Moon in Gemini on December 11th-12th, depending on your location. This is the peak of the Lunar cycle that began with a New Moon in Sagittarius on November 26th. The energies of the Full Moon are strongest in the days surrounding it yet its astrological configurations still play a part over the following two weeks. You may also start to see its themes build up following the New Moon prior to it.Interestingly this Full Moon occurs on 12/12 for most of the world and at 12:12am in the EST time …

  • Trump Wants Criticism of Israel Equated with Anti-Semitism
    by Stephen Lendman at 13:43

    Trump Wants Criticism of Israel Equated with Anti-Semitism by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Trump wants anti-Semitism redefined. An executive order perhaps already The post Trump Wants Criticism of Israel Equated with Anti-Semitism appeared first on Stephen Lendman.

  • Stopping (Nonexistent) Malign Activities from Russian Terrorism (SMART) Act
    by Stephen Lendman at 13:41

    Stopping (Nonexistent) Malign Activities from Russian Terrorism (SMART) Act by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) According to proposed Senate legislation, the world’s leading The post Stopping (Nonexistent) Malign Activities from Russian Terrorism (SMART) Act appeared first on Stephen Lendman.

  • NYT Fake News on Ukraine
    by Stephen Lendman at 13:40

    NYT Fake News on Ukraine by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) During the Obama regime’s late 2013/early 2014 orchestrated coup d’etat in Ukraine, The post NYT Fake News on Ukraine appeared first on Stephen Lendman.

  • Brighteon explodes in popularity as users flee YouTube in droves due to insane censorship
    by Mike Adams at 13:38

    (Natural News) Brighteon.com, the free speech alternative to YouTube, is suddenly exploding in popularity as YouTube is rolling out outrageous new censorship rules that accelerate the silencing of dissenting voices who question establishment narratives. YouTube’s new rules now ban any users who criticize transgenderism, since LGBTP is the new “protected” class on YouTube, including the…

  • Hostile to Peace and Stability Arab Leaders Call for Confronting Nonbelligerent Iran
    by Stephen Lendman at 13:13

    Hostile to Peace and Stability Arab Leaders Call for Confronting Nonbelligerent Iran by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Overtly in cahoots with US-dominated The post Hostile to Peace and Stability Arab Leaders Call for Confronting Nonbelligerent Iran appeared first on Stephen Lendman.

  • Tyrannical New York State Supreme Court rules that Amish must vaccinate students attending their private schools
    by Ethan Huff at 11:50

    (Natural News) Because New York State has banned religious exemptions from “mandatory” vaccination, the Amish who live there are now being targeted by the state’s rogue Supreme Court, which recently decided that all Amish children attending private Amish schools must be vaccinated – no exceptions. Attorney Jason Mermigis from Long Island has been fighting on…

  • Horowitz’s report on Obama-era FISA court abuse uncovers MASSIVE corruption: 51 violations and nine false statements by FBI
    by JD Heyes at 11:49

    (Natural News) Barack Hussein Obama took office in 2009 promising to “fundamentally transform” America. Astute political analysts back then said that Obama must really hate the country he was elected to lead because you don’t ‘fundamentally’ alter something you love. Well, the nation’s 44th president accomplished much of what he set out to do: He…

  • The top 10 bombshell VACCINE stories of 2019
    by Tracey Watson at 09:06

    (Natural News) There are few subjects more controversial right now than that of vaccination. Thanks to one hysterical mainstream media story after the other declaring a measles outbreak with multiple deaths somewhere in the world, people who have valid questions about the health risks and potential long-term effects of vaccinations have been vilified by many….

  • The ruling class political elitists are now the greatest danger to real Americans, and they must be resisted and removed from power
    by JD Heyes at 08:10

    (Natural News) Before the 2016 election and the election of Donald Trump, most Americans had never heard of a ‘deep state’ outside of a few of the most absurd conspiracy theorists. And while we were aware that certain government entities like the CIA, the NSA, the Defense Department and, to a lesser degree the FBI,…

  • The 10 most alarming surveillance developments in 2019 that threaten human freedom
    by Lance D Johnson at 07:04

    (Natural News) With each passing year, human freedom is challenged in new ways. In 2019, surveillance tactics became more aggressive, more invasive, and more manipulative, and were often used by authorities to quash human rights, exploit personal privacy, and take children away from their parents. The following list includes ten of the most alarming surveillance…

  • Walk your way to better health: Regular physical activity linked to lower risk of cirrhosis-related death
    by Darnel Fernandez at 04:44

    (Natural News) It cannot be stressed enough that physical activity, such as walking and working out, is vital for improving overall health. Now, a recent study suggests that physical activity can significantly benefit people suffering from liver disease. The study, presented at Digestive Disease Week 2019, found that physical activity was linked to a significant reduction in the…

  • Insulin and your circadian rhythm: Pay attention to meal timing to improve your overall health
    by Grace Olson at 04:39

    (Natural News) When you eat is just as important as what you eat, according to a recent study published in Cell. Researchers from the Medical Research Council and the University of Manchester found that insulin plays a crucial role in communicating the timing of meals to cellular clocks found all over the body. In particular, eating at the “wrong”…

  • Researchers look at the ability of cordyceps to “burn” fat in the liver
    by Ralph Flores at 04:36

    (Natural News) Extracts from the medicinal mushroom Cordyceps militaris can potentially be used to prevent — even reverse — nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), one of the most prevalent forms of liver disease among American adults. In a study published in the Journal of Medicinal Food, researchers from South Korea investigated whether C. militaris can regulate lipogenesis in the…

  • Why I Don’t Talk More About 9/11
    by Caitlin Johnstone at 03:46

    For some reason 9/11 keeps coming up in my online interactions with people lately, both with establishment loyalists who call me a “9/11 truther” and with skeptics who say I don’t write enough about what really happened on that day 18 years ago. So I

  • Dill: Nature’s Lesser-Known Antibiotic
    by GMI Research Group at 23:27

    This article is copyrighted by GreenMedInfo LLC, 2019Visit our Re-post guidelines Dill is chock-full of nutrients and compounds that are widely used for reducing excess gas, aiding in digestion and boosting the immune system. But the perks don’t end there: dill also provides strong antibiotic properties Anethum graveolens, commonly known as dill, has been used for thousands of years for cooking and medicinal uses.[i] Both seeds and leaves prove useful, giving off a strong, tangy flavor and serving as a garnish for a number of meals.read more

  • Graves Disease, an ‘Incurable’ Thyroid Disorder, Cured Through Lifestyle Changes
    by GMI Research Group at 22:24

    Originally published on www.kellybroganmd.com From incurable to a cure for an autoimmune disease known as Graves’ disease — why not make lifestyle changes today that can improve your life and vitality?read more

  • How Trump’s New Anti-Semitism Order Effectively Criminalizes Dissent
    by Alan Macleod at 19:38

    Trump’s anti-Semitism bill is unlikely to dampen the flames of hatred towards Jewish Americans or make them feel safer; indeed, outlawing criticism of Israel may have the opposite effect. The post How Trump’s New Anti-Semitism Order Effectively Criminalizes Dissent appeared first on MintPress News.

  • ‘Gift to Trump’: Democrats and Republicans Unite on $738 Billion Blank Check for War
    by Jake Johnson at 19:00

    The bipartisan, $738 billion National Defense Authorization Act is a “blank check” to the military-industrial complex.

  • Elected by Donors: How the University of Cape Town Was Bullied into Embracing Israel
    by Ramzy Baroud at 15:46

    While the story may only seem relevant in South Africa’s political and academic contexts, in reality, it exemplifies the nature of a brewing war between supporters of Palestinian rights and Israeli interests, worldwide.  The post Elected by Donors: How the University of Cape Town Was Bullied into Embracing Israel appeared first on MintPress News.

  • Majority of Mexicans See United States as Greatest Threat, New Poll Shows
    by Alan Macleod at 15:13

    This is not the first time that a US-based outfit has concluded that the US government is a menace to other countries. A 2014 survey of world public opinion found that the United States was overwhelmingly considered the greatest threat to world peace. The post Majority of Mexicans See United States as Greatest Threat, New Poll Shows appeared first on MintPress News.

  • House Dems Impeach Trump
    by Stephen Lendman at 13:07

    House Dems Impeach Trump by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) As expected, undemocratic Dems impeached Trump for winning an election he was supposed The post House Dems Impeach Trump appeared first on Stephen Lendman.

  • Russia’s Sergey Lavrov in Washington
    by Stephen Lendman at 13:06

    Russia’s Sergey Lavrov in Washington by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Tuesday, Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov met with Pompeo at the State The post Russia’s Sergey Lavrov in Washington appeared first on Stephen Lendman.

  • NYT Big Lie Claims Saving America Depends on Impeaching Trump
    by Stephen Lendman at 13:05

    NYT Big Lie Claims Saving America Depends on Impeaching Trump by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Times propagandist Tom Friedman is at it The post NYT Big Lie Claims Saving America Depends on Impeaching Trump appeared first on Stephen Lendman.

  • Assad’s Interview with Italian Broadcaster It Refused to Air
    by Stephen Lendman at 13:04

    Assad’s Interview with Italian Broadcaster It Refused to Air by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Censorship is the new normal in the US The post Assad’s Interview with Italian Broadcaster It Refused to Air appeared first on Stephen Lendman.

  • Leadership Strips Approved Antiwar Measures From NDAA
    by Jason Ditz at 04:36

    The final version makes no attempt to rein in the military in any serious way.

  • The Most Significant Afghanistan Papers Revelation
    by Caitlin Johnstone at 03:48

    The Washington Post has published undeniable evidence that the US government has been lying to the public about the war in Afghanistan.

  • The Most Significant Afghanistan Papers Revelation Is How Difficult They Were To Make Public
    by Caitlin Johnstone at 03:04

    The Washington Post has published clear, undeniable evidence that US government officials have been lying to the public about the war in Afghanistan, a shocking revelation for anyone who has done no research whatsoever into the history of US interventionism. In all seriousness it was

  • Yemenis Know Firsthand the Extremist Underpinnings of the Pensacola Shooter
    by Ahmed Abdulkareem at 19:37

    In Yemen, Saudi forces routinely target civilians based on ideological underpinnings, a fact morbidly demonstrated by the large number of civilian casualties in the country. The post Yemenis Know Firsthand the Extremist Underpinnings of the Pensacola Shooter appeared first on MintPress News.

  • The Israel Lobby’s Hidden Hand in the Theft of Iraqi and Syrian Oil
    by Agha Hussain at 17:55

    The outsized role of U.S. Israel lobby operatives in abetting the theft of Syrian and Iraqi oil reveals how this powerful lobby also facilitates more covert aspects of U.S.-Israeli cooperation and the implementation of policies that favor Israel. The post The Israel Lobby’s Hidden Hand in the Theft of Iraqi and Syrian Oil appeared first on MintPress News.

  • America’s Lost War in Afghanistan
    by Stephen Lendman at 13:22

    America’s Lost War in Afghanistan by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Monday, a surprising Washington Post report headlined: “The Afghanistan Papers — The post America’s Lost War in Afghanistan appeared first on Stephen Lendman.

  • Agreement on Ceasefire in Ukraine – Real or Illusion?
    by Stephen Lendman at 13:21

    Agreement on Ceasefire in Ukraine: Real or Illusion? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Monday, so-called Normandy Four leaders Putin, Merkel, Macron, The post Agreement on Ceasefire in Ukraine – Real or Illusion? appeared first on Stephen Lendman.

  • US Army Prepares Biggest Deployment to Europe in 25 Years
    by Jason Ditz at 04:15

    In 2020, the US Army will be carrying out its biggest deployment in 25 years into Europe.

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