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How to Treat Depression and Anxiety Spices & Vitamins

How to Treat Depression and Anxiety Spices & Vitamins

| Mar 30, 2017

Depression and anxiety afflict a staggering number of Americans. The Anxiety and Depression Association of America (yes that IS a real Association) reports that anxiety disorders affect more than 40 million people, and that depression is the leading cause of disability in the United States for individuals between the ages of 15 and 44.[1] Over […]

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Chicken Pox Vaccine Permanently Disabled Young Boy

Chicken Pox Vaccine Permanently Disabled Young Boy

| Mar 27, 2017

New Studies and Legal Rulings Confirm the Dangers of Vaccines Vaccination has sparked one of the most controversial healthcare debates of our time. Vaccines are routinely lauded as medical marvels, signs of the great progress that modern medicine has made. And some medical progress certainly does demand respect—the worldwide eradication of smallpox, to cite a […]

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Study Confirms Ibuprofen Linked to Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Study Confirms Ibuprofen Linked to Sudden Cardiac Arrest

| Mar 25, 2017

Nearly 80% of Americans report that they use ibuprofen or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). The perceived effectiveness and safety of these OTC medications have made them the casual go-to for aches, pains, and a variety of other common maladies. But is ibuprofen as safe as we’ve been led to believe? A new study suggests […]

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Boron: An Essential Mineral for Your Bones, Brain, and More

Boron: An Essential Mineral for Your Bones, Brain, and More

| Mar 19, 2017

We’ve written in past articles about a variety of different essential minerals, including magnesium, iodine, selenium, sulfur, and silica. The benefits of these minerals (as well as the associated consequences of deficiency) are well-documented in the natural health community; there are many others, however, that are often overlooked. Perhaps one of the most interested and […]

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Fight the Flu with Vitamin D (Not the Flu Vaccine)

Fight the Flu with Vitamin D (Not the Flu Vaccine)

| Mar 6, 2017

If you’ve had the flu recently, you know how miserable it can be. For most people, one bout with it is enough to convince them to run out for a flu shot the following year. This is exactly what flu vaccines manufacturers would prefer—but there’s actually very little evidence that these shots are the best […]

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Turmeric Supports the Thyroid and Endocrine System

Turmeric Supports the Thyroid and Endocrine System

| Mar 2, 2017

The thyroid is part of the endocrine system, which is made up of glands that produce, store, and release vital hormones into the bloodstream.  Because of the many toxins with which our bodies have to contend on a daily basis, thyroid and endocrine dysfunction is an ever-present concern. A staggering number of chemicals that are […]

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Are Stem Cells An Alternative to Total Knee Replacement?

Are Stem Cells An Alternative to Total Knee Replacement?

| Feb 24, 2017

Hoping to avoid surgery, Beals, 72, opted instead for an experimental treatment that involved harvesting bone marrow stem cells from her hip, concentrating the cells in a centrifuge and injecting them back into her damaged joints. “Almost from the moment I got up from the table, I was able to throw away my cane,” Beals […]

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Radiation Effects from Fukushima (and how to protect yourself)

Radiation Effects from Fukushima (and how to protect yourself)

| Feb 19, 2017

If you think that Fukushima and its radioactive fallout is a thing of the past, consider the words of Dr. Helen Caldicott, Nobel Peace Prize nominee and holder of 21 honorary doctorate degrees: Fukushima “is not over and will never end.” Recent reports from the Fukushima melted down plant serve as a reminder that the […]

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Fighting Autoimmune Disease with Turmeric

Fighting Autoimmune Disease with Turmeric

| Feb 17, 2017

Your immune system is an invaluable line of defense against harmful foreign agents, so when it’s not functioning properly, the effects can be devastating. An increasing number of Americans suffer from autoimmune disorders—a condition in which the body essentially attacks itself. To understand autoimmune disorders, let’s first take a brief look at how the immune […]

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How to Tell If You’re Vitamin D Deficient (And What to Do about It)

How to Tell If You’re Vitamin D Deficient (And What to Do about It)

| Feb 15, 2017

You may remember the vitamin D craze of a few years ago. Because enthusiasm for the therapeutic benefits of this vitamin has simmered, some people might be tempted to believe that it was just a fad. But nothing could be farther from the truth. Vitamin D is essential for nearly every aspect of your health—and […]

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