Home
Newsletter
Events
Blogs
Reports
Graphics
RSS
About Us
Contact Us
Write for Us
Media Info
Advertising Info

Search Results


Drop the cotton swab: It caused one man to have a life-threatening skull infection

https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-11-28-cotton-swab-caused-life-threatening-skull-infection.html

Drop the cotton swab: It caused one man to have a life-threatening skull infection Thursday, November 28, 2019 by: Edsel Cook bacterial infection , badhealth , brain function , cotton swabs , ear infections , hearing loss , memory loss , Q-tip , seizures - (Natural News ) The next time you need to clean your ears, think twice before using a cotton swab. ... Charlton said that cotton swabs caused ear infections, impacted ear wax and injured eardrums....

The dirty truth about clean ears: Why you shouldn't use cotton swabs in your ears

https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-05-13-the-dirty-truth-about-keeping-your-ears-clean.html

The dirty truth about clean ears: Why you shouldn’t use cotton swabs in your ears Saturday, May 13, 2017 by: Frances Bloomfield cotton swam applicators , ear , ears , Q-tips - (Natural News ) Cleaning your ear with a cotton tip applicator may feel good, but be warned: You could risk a trip to the emergency room. ... According to the researchers, about 73 percent of the injuries occurred while the ears were being cleaned with cotton swabs. "...

Nasal Swabs to Diagnose Flu are Unscientific and Meaningless

https://www.naturalnews.com/029173_nasal_swabs_influenza.html

During outbreaks of influenza, including the past H1N1 epidemic, it is the Standard of Care for doctors to perform a nasal swab to diagnose the flu. ... Even the CDC admits that nasal swabs are not highly worthwhile for diagnosing H1N1 infections. "...

Monsanto getting in women's pants? Cancer-causing Roundup found in tampons and feminine hygeine products

https://www.naturalnews.com/052136_tampons_roundup_herbicide_cancer_causing_glyphosate.html

Feminine hygiene products weren't the only merchandise to contain glyphosate; sterile gauze made of cotton, as well a cotton swabs and wipes, was also found to contain the deadly toxin,according to Revolution News. ... "The study looked at a sampling of products from pharmacies and supermarkets in the area of La Plata, and analyzed cotton swabs, gauze and articles for feminine use. "...

Are you putting Monsanto in your vagina? 85% of tampons and feminine hygiene products contaminated with cancer-causing glyphosate herbicide

https://www.naturalnews.com/051669_tampons_glyphosate_gmo_cotton.html

"The study looked at a sampling of products from pharmacies and supermarkets in the area of La Plata, and analyzed cotton swabs, gauze and articles for feminine use. ... In fact, even cotton swabs and cotton balls are usually GMO. So if you really want to stop putting Monsanto in your vagina (or your ears, nose and other place in your body), you'll need to meticulously source organic, non-GMO products for such needs. "...

Starting small: Environmentalists call for bans on plastic straws to reduce environmental pollution

https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-05-23-environmentalists-call-for-bans-on-plastic-straws.html

Starting small: Environmentalists call for bans on plastic straws to reduce environmental pollution Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by: Edsel Cook cotton swabs , Ecology , environ , fast food , garbage microplastic pollution , microplastics , ocean plastic pollution , plastic garbage , plastic pollution , plastic straws , plastic waste , pollution solutions , single-use plastics , smoking - (Natural News ) Environmentalists around the world are aware that banning plastic straws and stirrers ...

Teenage girl dies of Toxic Shock Syndrome after doctors mistook illness for Norovirus

https://www.naturalnews.com/052825_toxic_shock_syndrome_tampon_use_glyphosate.html

Tampons aren't the only products laced with herbicides ; sterile cotton gauze, cotton swabs and wipes, also tested positive for glyphosate. "The study looked at a sampling of products from pharmacies and supermarkets in the area of La Plata, and analyzed cotton swabs, gauze and articles for feminine use. "...

What you need to know about ear wax

https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-12-15-what-you-need-to-know-about-ear-wax.html

Most people use cotton swabs to remove ear wax, which is strongly discouraged. Cotton swabs were made to clean only the external parts of the ear and not the ear canal. ... Based on estimates, 263,000 children below 18 were treated for cotton tip applicator-related injuries. "...

Prepping for the unexpected on the go: 10 must-haves for your glove box

https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-06-21-prepping-for-the-unexpected-on-the-go-10-must-haves-for-your-glove-box.html

. - Alcohol swabs: For cleaning up any cuts and scrapes, and for general hygienic purposes. ... Don’t bother with regular cotton masks, though; you can buy cotton face masks with replaceable filters for less than $15. - Resealable zipper storage bags: These aren’t just for keeping your food fresh. "...

New ear-cleaning device suctions the wax out

https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-06-14-new-ear-cleaning-device-suctions-the-wax-out.html

(Related: More children are admitted to the emergency room each day for cotton tip swab injuries than for firearm injuries .) ... Sources include: GeekWire.com DailyMail.co.uk Previous :Army researchers develop A.I. tech that helps U.S. soldiers learn 13x faster than conventional methods Next : Terminator REBOOTING: Smart microchip can self-start and operate even when the battery runs out - More news on ear New ear-cleaning device suctions the wax out The dirty truth about clean ears: Why ...

Survival medicine: Prep dental kits before SHTF

https://www.naturalnews.com/2020-07-09-survival-medicine-prep-dental-kits-before-shtf.html

. - Cotton pellets, cotton rolls, cotton swabs and gauze sponges cut into small squares. - Dental elevators, which are thin, solid chisel-like instruments used during extractions to separate the ligaments that hold teeth in their sockets. "...

Scientists create new cheeses cultured from feet and armpit bacteria

https://www.naturalnews.com/043023_stinky_cheese_human_microbes_armpit_bacteria.html

So they pulled out some sterile cotton swabs and began to collect samples from a variety of unique individuals, including artists, scientists, anthropologists and even cheese makers. "...

Careless prostate cancer surgeons leave 16 surgical objects in patient's body resulting in death

https://www.naturalnews.com/038916_prostate_cancer_surgery_malpractice.html

Two surgeries later, doctors successfully removed 16 different surgical instruments from Brecht's body, including cotton swabs, a surgical mask, a six-inch roll of bandage, a six-inch long compress, and other materials. "...

The world's first cold-weather body decomposition farm to be built at Northern Michigan University

https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-05-13-northern-michigan-university-to-debut-a-dead-body-farm-in-effort-to-understand-how-cold-weather-affects-decomposition.html

Sources Include: MichiganRadio.org Patch.com UpperMichigansSource.com BonesDontLie.Wordpress.com SmithsonianMag.com Previous :Americans from all economic backgrounds love fast food, according to researchers Next : The dirty truth about clean ears: Why you shouldn’t use cotton swabs in your ears - More news on - Disqus Take Action: Support Natural News by linking to this article from your website Permalink to this article: https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-05-13-northern-michigan-university-to-debut-a-dead-body-farm-in-effort-to-understand-how-cold-weather-affects-decomposition....

Emergency first aid checklist: Herbs, medicines and tools for holistic medical safety in any crisis

https://www.naturalnews.com/037760_herbal_medicine_first_aid_checklist.html

. • Cotton-tipped swabs. • Colloidal silver liquid - Absolutely the single most important first aid item for long-term preparedness and survival. "...

Simple remedies for herpes you can make at home

https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-05-09-simple-remedies-for-herpes-you-can-make-at-home.html

Apply medication with cotton swabs to reduce contact with oral sores. If you have oral herpes, try some of the natural remedies above to relieve your symptoms Sources include: Homeo-Pathic.esy.es Healthline.com Previous :Beat cystic acne with these herbal treatments Next : Here’s a pro tip for improving your digital well-being: Put down your phone - More news on alternative medicine A hefty dose of vitamin C can help fight the common cold Passionflowers aren’t just pretty ornamentals, ...

How to prep even if you don't have a lot of money to spare

https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-09-01-how-to-prep-even-if-you-dont-have-a-lot-of-money-to-spare.html

(Related: Prepping for the unexpected on the go: 10 must-haves for your glove box ) And if you need a place to start, consider these wallet-friendly, prepper must-haves: - Soap - Cotton swabs - Bandaids - Batteries - Matches - Salt - Scissors - Rubbing alcohol - Needles - Thread Just like that, you’ve taken the first few steps towards becoming a prepper. "...

Foot care: An often forgotten practice when SHTF

https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-07-26-foot-care-an-often-forgotten-practice-when-shtf.html

Socks can also be made from cotton (not suitable for hiking), nylon, and wool while others are made of hybrid and high tech fibers. ... Make sure it includes: - Alcohol pads - Benzoin swabs - Corn pads - Gauze pads and tape - Lubricant or powder - Moleskin and tiny scissors or duct tape wrapped around a stick/pencil - Safety pins When you’re outdoors, keep your feet dry. "...

Hazardous chemicals from decades-old plastic pollution is still contaminating freshwater lakes in Europe

https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-05-31-hazardous-chemicals-from-decades-old-plastic-pollution-is-still-contaminating-fresh-water-lakes-in-europe.html

The team collected litter from 12 different pebble beaches around Lake Geneva, and found more than 3,000 objects such as toys, pens, cotton swabs, piping, plant pots, food wrappers and packaging, and fragments of foam and polystyrene that washed up on the lake shore. "...

Shocking: Mothers are being denied painkillers and left to go hungry in hospitals

https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-05-15-mothers-reveal-hospital-horror-stories-some-denied-painkillers-left-hungry-and-not-seeing-their-baby-for-days.html

Sources include: DailyMail.co.uk HuffingtonPost.co.uk Mumsnet.com Previous :The dirty truth about clean ears: Why you shouldn’t use cotton swabs in your ears Next : Researchers discover that strawberries can inhibit breast cancer in mice - More news on babies Another reason to shun pollution – it also “pollutes” children’s cognitive growth Family of deceased abortion “doctor” discovers remains of 2,246 unborn babies in his house Infant birth size can be increased with nutrient-rich ...