Recommended Books June 2014

August 2014, Recommended Books

Bringers of the Dawn: Teachings from the Pleiadians by Barbara Marciniak (Author), Tera Thomas (Editor) Compiled from more than four hundred hours of channeling by Barbara Marciniak, Bringers of the Dawn imparts to us the wisdom of the Pleiadians, a group of enlightened beings who have come to Earth to help us discover how to reach a new stage of …

Is Citric Acid Truly Safe?

August 2014

Today many kids are suffering from tooth erosion. Could it be due to a common food additive? Citric acid: you probably know it. It’s a food additive used commonly in soft drinks, candies, marmalades, sauces, even in gummy bears. It’s exactly the same stuff you can use for cleaning teakettles, bath tubs, aquariums and swimming pools, or as a universal …

The Probiotic Cancer Relationship

Spirit Vine August 2014

One could only bet that the average consumer likely has minimal understanding of the use of probiotics. However, these organisms have demonstrated their potential in minimizing cancer treatment side effects and reducing cancer risk. By definition, probiotics are live microbial supplements that beneficially affect the host animal by improving its intestinal microbial balance.1 They are found in foods such as …

Amazing Food Science Discovery

August 2014

Edible Plants ‘Talk’ To Animal Cells, Promote Healing A groundbreaking new study published in Molecular Nutrition & Food Research titled, “Interspecies communication between plant and mouse gut host cells through edible plant derived exosome-like nanoparticles,” reveals a new way that food components ‘talk’ to animal cells by regulating gene expression and conferring significant therapeutic effects. With the recent discovery that …

Institutional Thinking – The Matrix, 1984 and The Allegory of The Cave

Spirit Vine August 2014

Some philosophical work is so profound as to be influential for thousands of years. Plato’s ‘The Republic‘ is one such series of dialogues. It explains and explores the relationship between state institutions and individuals, and has provided humanity with lessons in politics, philosophy and individual enlightenment since it was penned some two thousand years ago. One of the central dialogues …

Living Authentically

August 2014

In the field of motivational speaking and inspirational literature, it’s common to come across phrases and recycled quotes that encourage us to be true to ourselves, to live our dreams or to bask in the uniqueness that is us. Such words, read at the right time and in the right situation, have the power to infuse whatever we’re doing with …

Plants Are Far More Intelligent Than We Ever Assumed

August 2014

Like higher organisms, plants appear able to make complex decisions. A new study shows that plants may be able to initiate a survival mechanism by aborting their own seeds to prevent parasite infestation. Plants have previously been shown to draw alternative sources of energy from other plants. Plants influence each other in many ways and they communicate through “nanomechanical oscillations” …