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Dr. Matthias Rath Quotes on Nutrition Deficiencies and Disease

1. Cardiovascular disease is the direct consequence of the

inability for endogenous ascorbate production in man in combination with low dietary ascorbate intake

2. Ascorbate deficiency leads to increased permeability of the vascular wall by the loss of the endothelial barrier function and the loosening of the vascular connective tissue.

3. After the loss of endogenous ascorbate production scurvy and fatal blood loss through the scorbutic vascular wall rendered our ancestors in danger of extinction.

The Medical Crimes Against Humanity

Suppression of Pauling's Cure for Heart Disease . It is an established fact: Heart Disease is a simply vitamin C deficiency. This has been known since the 1950s.

Suppression of Laetrile and B17. Mexican clinics claim 100% cancer cure rates with IV Laetrile as long as patient's immune system has not been compromised by radiation or chemotherapy.

Suppression of Rife and other Electromagnetic Technologies The Rife machine, in a controlled clinical setting sponsored by USC, cured 16 out of 16 advanced cancers with electromagnetic radiation.

Alcohol Rub Makes for Better Hospital Hand Hygiene

Wed May 15, 2002

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Swiss researchers report that staff of intensive care units (ICUs) were more likely to stick to recommended hand hygiene standards when they went through an educational campaign and were supplied with individual bottles of alcohol-based hand-rub.

Dr. Didier Pittet from the University of Geneva Hospitals in Switzerland and colleagues conducted seven observational surveys to determine the program's effect on hand hygiene compliance.

Children of Centenarians Enjoy Good Health, Too

May 14, 2002

By Alison McCook oNEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Children of centenarians are less likely to have certain life-shortening diseases, providing further evidence that longevity runs in families, researchers report.

According to the study, presented at the American Geriatrics Society annual meeting in Baltimore, Maryland on Saturday, children of people who live to at least 100 years of age are less likely to have high blood pressure, heart disease and diabe

Stress Hormone in Skin May Trigger Acne, Oily Skin

May 14,2002

By Melissa Schorr

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A stress-related hormone that affects the release of oils in the skin may be a potential cause of skin disorders such as excessively dry or oily skin, explaining the link between stress and acne breakouts, German researchers report.

"Stress may upregulate the production of neuropeptides in the skin that regulate oil," lead author Dr. Christos C.

Voracious Reading Linked to Early Nearsightedness

Mon May 20, 2002

By Charnicia E. Huggins

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Reading a large number of books per week may not only expand a child's vocabulary, it may also increase his or her risk of developing severe myopia, or nearsightedness, according to a team of researchers from China and Singapore.

Sharp Rise in Lupus Deaths Noted Among Black Women

Thu May 2, 2002

By Charnicia E. Huggins

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Between 1979 and 1998 there was an approximate 70% increase in lupus deaths among middle-aged black women in the US, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Thursday.

Stroke Ups Risk of Bone Loss, Fractures

Thu May 2, 2002

By Alison McCook

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Patients who experience stroke are at increased risk of bone loss and fractures, and should be treated to prevent bone loss before falls and fractures occur, according to UK researchers.

The investigators base their recommendations, published in the May issue of Stroke: Journal of the American Heart Association, on an analysis of several studies examining bone loss and fracture risk in stroke patients.

Shiatsu 'Massage Machine' Linked to Artery Problem

Mon May 6, 2002

By Alison McCook

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In two cases, patients developed a potentially life-threatening arterial problem, possibly caused by a type of shiatsu "massage machine," researchers report. Shiatsu is a type of therapeutic massage in which a person typically massages acupuncture pressure points using the thumbs and palm.

Annual Exam Abandoned by Docs, Desired by Patients

Mon May 6, 2002

By Charnicia E. Huggins

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The idea that individuals should undergo annual medical check-ups was abandoned by American health professionals several years ago, but many patients still think that such exams are necessary, new study findings show.

These patients may be unaware that annual comprehensive physical examinations have been shown to have little or no value and have thus been rejected by the American Medical Association, the US Public Health Service and various other medical organizations.