Newsletter Archive - 2015

If you missed a recent bi-weekly newsletter from Jon Barron, don't fret! We have archived all the health newsletters below for your convenience. Scroll topics or if you are looking for specific health information, use our search field above. More than likely, Jon covered your topic in one of these health newsletters!

  • Government Regulation on Supplements, Devil's Claw, Attorney General, DNA Barcoding
    12/5/2015
    A coincidental, opportunistic lining up of forces and events is about to significantly impact your ability to purchase the supplements you want.
  • Causes For Weight Gain More Than Calories? | Natural Weight Loss
    11/7/2015
    A recent study concluded that factors other than diet and physical activity may be contributing to the increase in BMI over time. But is it true?
  • Media Attacks Supplement Safety | Natural Health Newsletter
    10/24/2015
    The headlines have not been kind to dietary supplements over the last several weeks.
  • Fukushima Dangers Four Years Later | Natural Health Newsletter
    10/10/2015
    When all is said and done, it looks like the world dodged the proverbial bullet at Fukushima. There is no guarantee we’ll be so lucky the next time.
  • Dangers of Antidepressants | Health Newsletter
    9/26/2015
    The BMJ just published an analysis showing that the popular antidepressant paroxetine (sold as Paxil in the US and Seroxat in the UK) is neither safe nor effective for adolescents with depression.
  • Importance of Taking Daily Probiotics | Natural Health Newsletter
    9/12/2015
    Claiming, as does the WebMD article, that 13,000 studies supporting the benefit of probiotics in improving health is not enough to give us some sense of surety, seems, to say the least, a bit contrarian
  • Vaccination Side-Effects, Vaccine Safety, Dangers of Vaccines, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Diphtheria, Polio, Flu Vaccine
    8/29/2015
    When it comes to vaccines, reason and nuance are in short supply and, in any case, despised on both sides of the argument.
  • Accumulated Toxins Triggers Cancer | Cancer Alternatives Blog
    8/1/2015
    Chemicals not considered harmful by themselves are combining and accumulating in our bodies to trigger cancer and might lie behind the global cancer epidemic.
  • Government Regulation of Fats and Trans Fats | Health Newsletter
    7/18/2015
    Politicians should not be legislating what we eat; instead, they should be ensuring our transparent access to information about what's actually in the food we eat.
  • DNA Barcode Testing Increases Food Costs
    6/20/2015
    The new tactics being employed by the NY Attorney General could not only raise the cost of your supplements, but the cost of all of the food you buy as well.
  • Labeling GMO in 2015 | Natural Health Newsletter
    6/6/2015
    If you rely on certain sites exclusively for your information on GMO, you have probably come to believe that the world is largely united against GMO. Unfortunately, the reality is quite different.
  • How to Buy Dietary Supplements--What to Trust | Natural Health Newsletter
    5/16/2015
    Jon explains why supplements are under attack, why the attack is mostly nonsense, and how to buy supplements that actually work.
  • GMO Dr. Oz & Columbia
    5/2/2015
    In mid-April, a group of doctors called for the removal of Dr. Oz from the Columbia faculty because of his "disdain for science and for evidence-based medicine" as well as his promotion of "quack treatments."
  • NY Attorney General & Supplements
    4/18/2015
    The New York Attorney General accuses major retailers of selling herbal supplements that do not contain the labeled substance, or which contain ingredients not listed on the labels.
  • CAM Therapies For Cancer | Alternative Cancer Therapies Newsletter
    4/4/2015
    Alternative health treatments should be subject to scientific testing, regulation, and oversight. But who is who is doing the testing and regulating and are the methodologies applicable to alternative health?
  • Cholesterol Does Not Cause Heart Disease | Heart Health Newsletter
    3/21/2015
    How long will we have to wait before the cholesterol theory of heart disease and the statin drugs that support it are finally buried and no longer able to harm the living?
  • Answers to Email Questions by Jon Barron
    3/7/2015
    We receive thousands of questions every month at The Baseline of Health® Foundation, not to mention the numerous questions received by Baseline Nutritionals.
  • Are Vaccines Good or Bad -- Natural Health Newsletter
    2/7/2015
    Once you begin to treat each vaccination on its own terms, it becomes clear that not all vaccinations are the same and that we may come to different conclusions when looking at them individually.
  • What Causes Cancer?  Natural Health Newsletter
    1/17/2015
    A new study announced that it had "proven" that the primary cause of cancer was bad luck—not diet, not environment, not unhealthy habits. The proof, however, may not be what it seems.