Latest news on the Natural Health Products bill

The NZ Ministry of Health put out an update on the Natural Health Products bill in September that may be read at this link: http://createsend.com/t/i-6A147F9628ECF460 The Natural Health Products bill is opposed by numerous New Zealanders as well as key organisations that are active in the health freedom sphere, including Health Freedom NZ Trust, the NZ Health Trust, The NZ Wellness Association and the Natural... Read More | Share it now!

Healthy hemp home to feature on Grand Designs

A healthy hemp home built in NZ is going to feature on the popular TV show “Grand Designs” this coming Sunday on Channel 3 at 8.30 PM. In addition to using healthy hempcrete as a construction material, the home incorporates GPA mesh from Geovital which substantially reduces the amount of microwave radiation (such as from nearby cell phone towers or neighbours’ wi-fi routers or  smart meters)... Read More | Share it now!

Where candidates stand on the fluoride issue

Voting for local and/or district Council representatives as well as District Health Board (DHB) members is now open.  The information below is supplied by Fluoride Free NZ to help people who wish to vote for representatives who oppose the practice of adding toxic fluoride compounds to water supplies. if you live in Auckland please note that you may also like to take into account candidates’ position on the... Read More | Share it now!

Aucklanders deserve glyphosate-free streets; please take 2 minutes to help with this campaign

Ed note: The information below comes from the campaign to rid Auckland streets and parks of the herbicide glyphosate, now classified as a probable carcinogen.  The campaigner are asking residents to send an email demonstrating their opposition to the use of this herbicide.   TAKE ACTION NOW   http://emails.toko.org.nz/stop-spraying-auckland/ NOTE: You must write your residential address in the email... Read More | Share it now!

If you enjoy the taste of hemp seed oil drizzled over your salad, you’re enjoying the seeds of a variety of hemp that has many other uses in addition to producing nutritious seeds that have an excellent fatty acid profile. Industrial hemp (iHemp) has many applications including paper making, as a building material and in manufacturing durable fabric and carpets. Right now there is a strong focus on... Read More | Share it now!

iHemp Awareness Week

If you enjoy the taste of hemp seed oil drizzled over your salad, you’re enjoying the seeds of a variety of hemp that has many other uses in addition to producing nutritious seeds that have an excellent fatty acid profile. Industrial hemp (iHemp) has many applications including paper making, as a building material and in manufacturing durable fabric and carpets. Right now there is a strong focus on... Read More | Share it now!

Australian subscriber copies coming soon!

We would like to apologise to Australian subscribers who have had a long wait for their copies of issue 22. This wait was due to a delay in shipping copies of issue 22 from Auckland which was beyond our control. (Shops in Australia were also sent their consignments later than usual due to this delay.) Australian subscriber copies were posted from our mailing house in Victoria on Monday September 12.  Mail usually... Read More | Share it now!

Local Council and DHB Elections and the Fluoride Issue

Postal voting for local and/or district Councils and District Health Boards (DHBs) is now taking place in NZ. In light of the government’s sneaky plan to try to instigate mandatory fluoridation (by removing responsibility for fluoridation from local councils – which have increasingly been rejecting fluoridation – to District Health Boards (DHBs)) Fluoride Free NZ is in the process of collating... Read More | Share it now!

A review of mental health services in NZ has been initiated by Auckland psychotherapist Kyle MacDonald, entertainer Mike King and Action Station. The aim of the inquiry is to find out what problems in the mental health system are causing harm to patients/clients and/or preventing staff from being able to help their clients or patients. The review is offering anonymity to people who want to speak out about problems... Read More | Share it now!

People’s Mental Health Review

A review of mental health services in NZ has been initiated by Auckland psychotherapist Kyle MacDonald, entertainer Mike King and Action Station. The aim of the inquiry is to find out what problems in the mental health system are causing harm to patients/clients and/or preventing staff from being able to help their clients or patients. The review is offering anonymity to people who want to speak out about problems... Read More | Share it now!

Fluoride Free NZ update

This year, Fluoride Free NZ has done the following in aid of its campaign to head off a sneaky government move to introduce mandatory fluori8dation of ALL public water supplies in NZ. Here are some of the initiatives so far this year: Run Two TV ads on mainstream NZ TV that have raised a huge amount of awareness Organised a television debate hosted by Cameron Bennett Paid Professor Paul Connett’s airfares... Read More | Share it now!

New website on the health freedom issue

For readers who have been following NZ’s latest health freedom challenge (in the form of the Natural Health Products bill) there is a new website that explains why many consumers, health professionals and some (although not all) companies in the natural health industry oppose this bill. The website is http://www.naturalhealthalliance.co.nz/ The website of The NZ Journal of Natural Medicine includes a lot of... Read More | Share it now!

Fruit and Nuts Unlimited! New from the Localising Food Project

Website editor’s note:  The message below comes from Robina McCurdy from the Localising Food project.  Any support that you can give to this important new documentary project would be greatly appreciated. “Fruit & Nuts Unlimited!” Coming To A Theatre Near YOU! That’s the news we’re looking forward to announcing soon and thanks to friends and colleagues like you we’re... Read More | Share it now!

Read Dr. Sin Hang Lee’s letter to the government of China regarding HPV vaccine safety

Dr. Sin Hang Lee is one of the scientists who have been investigating the safety of HPV vaccination.  You can access his letter to the government of China which is planning to introduce an HPV vaccine for Chinese girls and women aged 9 – 25 by downloading the PDF at the link below. Dr Lee recommends China postpone HPV vax 08.2016   Website editor’s note:  HPV vaccines have become controversial all... Read More | Share it now!

Latest news from Fluoride Free NZ

Below is the latest news from Fluoride Free NZ: If you can help with their fundraising campaign (to help the organisation benefit from a 2-for-1 offer), I am sure it would be most appreciated. The website for Fluoride Free NZ is www.fluoridefree.org.nz.   Only 4 Days Left to Reach Our Fundraising Target: $2,000 to Go!   Our Give A Little campaign which has so far raised $32,184 from 385 generous... Read More | Share it now!

Proposed Natural Health Products Bill allows shocking additives

Dr. Guy Hatchard has been at the forefront of educating the NZ public and MPs about the Natural Health Products bill. There are many reasons that Dr. Harchard (and many other supporters of health freedom such as the NZ Health Trust, Health Freedom NZ and the NZ Wellness Association Fincluding the fact that as the bill has developed it will reduce choice of natural health products available to NZers, lush up prices... Read More | Share it now!

Now online! See Professor Connett’s Christchurch 2016 talk

Christchurch is a city where the people are currently lucky enough not to have fluoride compounds added to their municipal water supplies. However, this could change if the government’s sneaky plan to introduce mandatory fluoridation succeeds.  Please share this link of international fluoride expert Professor Connett informative lecture – especially with friends and family in Christchurch and other... Read More | Share it now!

Consultation on hemp foods for Australia and NZ

There is a proposal for the agency Food Standards Australia NZ to allow low THC hemp seed foods to be sold. You can read about the proposal at the link below: http://www.foodstandards.govt.nz/code/changes/Pages/Documents-for-public-comment.aspx The closing date for submissions is August 25. If you are interested in making a submission on this issue, there is a guide to making a submission at the link... Read More | Share it now!

NZ subscriber copies posted August 1

If you are a subscriber in NZ, you should receive your copy of issue 22 of The NZ Journal of Natural Medicine soon. Copies of issue 22 of The NZ Journal of Natural Medicine were posted from Auckland on August 1. The postal service can be variable in NZ, so if your copy does not arrive by August 21, please email through the contact form at this link with your name and address to let us know.... Read More | Share it now!

Former wireless industry lobbyist rubber stamps 5G in USA

Josh del Sol (producer of the award-winning smart meter documentary Take Back Your Power) has produced a short report on how the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) has just rubber stamped “5G”. The current head of the FCC, by the way, used to head up the US wireless technologies lobby group. Kevin Mottus from Parents for Safe Technology describes in an interview with Josh del Sol how he and a... Read More | Share it now!