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'Health Politics' Articles

Swine Flu: No one’s talking about building natural immunity

By The Nourisher May 5th, 2009

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This is part of an email sent to Weston A Price Foundation Members: You are all aware of the dire warnings about swine flu, the outbreak that started in the Mexican village of La Gloria and which local residents blame on infection and/or toxins coming from local confinement hog operations. The ... MORE...

Stop the new bills OR Say Goodbye to farmers markets, CSAs, and roadside stands

By The Nourisher March 17th, 2009

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The above so called "food safety" bills in Congress were written by the nation-less corporations such as; Monsanto, Cargill, Tysons, ADM, etc. These bills are all associated with the opposite of food safety. What is this all about then? - By Linn Cohen-Cole - March 3, 2009 In the simplest terms, organic ... MORE...

Legalize Raw Milk: demand Obama looks at this issue

By The Nourisher January 7th, 2009

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There's a movement of citizens inspired by the presidential campaign who are now submitting ideas for how they think the Obama Administration should change America. It's called "Ideas for Change in America." One idea is titled: Legalize Milk. I thought you might be interested in getting involved and recommend you ... MORE...

Deceptive “Protein” Toxin is Becoming More Widespread in Your Food

By Joseph Mercola December 4th, 2008

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First baby milk formula, then dairy-based products from yogurt to chocolate, and now chicken eggs have been contaminated with melamine. An admission that the industrial chemical is regularly added to animal feed in China has fueled fears that the problem could be more widespread, affecting fish, meat and possibly many other ... MORE...

Traditional Foods Stall Miami Organic Market, Gold Coast Hwy, 1st June

By The Nourisher May 15th, 2008

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Find out about traditional foods, why they are important and how to make them. Brochures and books will be available along with examples of traditional foods. This stall will only be here the one time so be sure to stop by and please tell your friends and family ... MORE...

Judy Wicks, Goddess of Localism, comes to Australia

By The Nourisher May 13th, 2008

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In 2004, INC magazine named Judy Wicks one of America's 25 most fascinating entrepreneurs, "because she's put in place more progressive business practices per square foot than any other entrepreneur". Founder and CEO of the White Dog Cafe in Philadelphia, Judy is also co-founder and a director of the US-wide ... MORE...

Get Our Message Across at the 2020 Summit

By The Nourisher April 11th, 2008

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I've just made a suggestion the Get Up delegates to take with them to Canberra next week to the 2020 Summit. Please skip over there and vote for my suggestions about Food security, localism and farming to get more attention from the delegates and the Summit attendees.

A small win against Monsanto

By The Nourisher April 8th, 2008

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Well it's a small win but a step in the right direction. This week Percy Schmeiser, winner of last year's Right Livelihood award and long time David to Monsanto's Goliath, accepted an out of court settlement of $660 from the company. In 2005, one year after Monsanto sued ... MORE...

Free talk: Nourishing Lecture in Brisbane

By The Nourisher April 7th, 2008

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A public lecture to be held at The University of Queensland next week will offer an explanation as to why, despite being one of the most technologically advanced nations in the world, Australia has one of the highest rates of lifestyle diseases. Well known food philosopher Sherry Strong, who has experience ... MORE...

Round 1 is Lost - QLDers against Water Flouridation continue the fight.

By The Nourisher March 18th, 2008

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On behalf of Queenslanders Against Water Fluoridation ( QAWF Inc ) I would like to thank the many people who have recently contacted us saying that they do not want fluoridation forced on them and also the many hundreds of peolple who have sent us copies of complaint letters that ... MORE...

nour·ish (nûrsh, nr-)
  1. To provide with food or other substances necessary for life and growth; feed.
  2. To foster the development of; promote: “Athens was an imperial city, nourished by the tribute of subjects” (V. Gordon Childe).
  3. To keep alive; maintain: nourish a hope.

Originating from Latin Nutrire which means to feed or suckle

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