Health Topics

Our Health Topics section includes hundreds of articles on nutrition, diet, and health. The menu at left groups related articles into convenient categories, or you can use the search engine to quickly zero in on a topic of interest.

ABC’s of Nutrition: The basics on fat, protein, carbohydrates, vitamins, minerals, and more.

Ask the Doctor: Holistic advice for treating various ailments

Beginner Videos: Sarah Pope, Florida Chapter Leader, offers basic video tutorials on a number of subjects.

Book Reviews: Thumbs Up reviews of books that give sound nutritional advice, and Thumbs Down reviews of those that give dangerous or ineffective advice

Caustic Commentary: Sally Fallon and Mary G. Enig, PhD, take on the Diet Dictocrats and politically correct nutrition

Children’s Health: How to raise happy, healthy children

Cod Liver Oil: Critical information on our number one superfood

Dentistry: Articles on holistic dentistry

DVD/Media Reviews: Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down reviews of DVD and other media from Tim Boyd and others

Environmental Toxins: Pesticides, pollution, and industrial poisons

FAQ: Answers to frequently asked questions, arranged by topic area

Farm & Ranch: Stories of sustainable agriculture and animal husbandry

Food Features: Recipes for making healthy dishes

Health Issues: A catch all for health-related articles that just don’t fit anywhere else!

Homeopathy: Articles from great homeopaths such as Joette Calabrese

In His Footsteps: Modern people follow where Dr. Price once walked, and tell us stories of diets around the world

Know Your Fats: All about our critical need for natural fats and the dangers of modern manufactured fats

Making It Practical: Advice for finding affordable sources of natural foods, feeding picky children, and more

Men’s Health: Sound nutritional advice for the special needs of men

Mental/Emotional Health: Articles on maintaining mental/emotional stability

Modern Diseases: Our ancestors didn’t suffer from chronic degenerative diseases. Find out how you and your children can avoid them, too.

Modern Foods: The dangers of modern processing techniques, additives, flavorings, and colors

MSG Updates: Jack Samuels, founder of Truth In Labeling, updates you on the fight to force disclosure of free glutamic acid in foods

Myths and Truths: We dispel the myths of the Diet Dictocrats

Notes from Yesteryear: Excerpts from research by Weston A. Price and others

Nutrition Greats: Biographies of Dr. Price, Dr. Pottenger, and others in the Nutrition Hall of Fame

Obesity & Weight Loss: Sound advice and books on successfully losing weight

Soy Alert!: Everything you need to know about why you should avoid modern unfermented soy foods

Traditional Diets: Examinations of traditional diets from around the world


Vegetarianism & Plant Foods: Importance of proper preparation of plant foods, and the dangers of some plant-based diets.

Women’s Health: Sound nutritional advice for the special needs of women

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