Sandy Powers

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Sandy Powers

<p>A breast cancer survivor with liver problems, I turned to organic foods after my mastectomy to heal my liver and fight cancer recurrence. My amazing results, my research and my recipes rich in antioxidants and immune boosters are in my book, &quot;Organic for Health,&quot;&nbsp; winner in the Health category of the National 2008 Beach Book Festival, Finalist in the Health: General&nbsp;category of the National Best Books 2008 Awards sponsored by USA Book News, and is on file with Oprah.&nbsp; Visit my website <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.organicforhealthsite.com">www.organicforhealthsite.com</a> for more recipes.</p>

Stories by Sandy Powers

Four years ago I was diagnosed with breast cancer. The cancerous tumor could not be felt by me or my gynecologist or the surgeon who performed my...
A report just released by the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology estimates 30 to 50 percent of Americans could be...
Giant agribusinesses produce most of the food sold in our grocery stores. Agriculture’s industrialization has contributed to our alarming...
This month is my anniversary. Four years ago I was diagnosed with breast cancer and an ailing liver. Luckily, I had health insurance. However, even...
Interestingly, the Wall Street Journal and Whole Foods CEO John Mackey largely kept mum during the spending frenzy of the Bush Years. Nary was a word...
Otiz the Iceman froze in the Alps 5,300 years ago. The well-preserved mummy was discovered in 1991 by hikers in the remote Alpine border between...
As a cancer survivor who spent two years researching conventionally grown foods and organically grown foods with a trial as me as the...
Every day our bodies are attacked by viruses and bacteria that weaken our immune system and make us more vulnerable to diseases like the Swine Flu....
Eggs are a common source of salmonella poisoning. At one time it was believed the intact shell of an egg protected it from salmonella contamination...
Vita-Mania is an obsession Americans have with vitamin and mineral supplements. Current estimates in a National Health Survey conducted by the CDC (...
Health: a state of physical and mental well-being—a desired goal we all seek, but not one we all attain. Common sense tells us we begin by...
It was the summer of 2005 when my diagnostic mammogram revealed a growth in the back of my breast. The biopsy confirmed it was cancer. My best option...
The scenario for fighting diseases and building healthier immune systems with certain foods exists in all cultures. This is not to say we cast aside...
Seeds of cultivated green beans from Peru were carbon dated 7680 BP (i.e., Before the Present). Along the East Coast of America, Pre-Columbian...
The National Marine Fisheries Service lists China as supplying 70 percent of America’s tilapia. China and Thailand are the largest suppliers of...

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