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How Proper Oral Healthcare Prevents Disease

How Proper Oral Healthcare Prevents Disease

| Feb 15, 2018

  You’re most likely aware of the importance of oral hygiene—dentists and parents alike have been urging us to brush and floss most of our lives. Despite this emphasis, though, most people are not aware of just how powerfully oral health can affect the health of the rest of the body. Did you know that […]

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Stop Using Canola Oil Immediately

Stop Using Canola Oil Immediately

| Jan 14, 2018

The pros and cons of fat consumption are perhaps more hotly debated than any other food category. The word “fat” has come to carry a negative connotation, but as we’ve written about in the past, not all fats are created equal. Some serve as the perfect fuel source for your body and brain, and others […]

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Combine Superfoods to Make them EVEN MORE Healing

Combine Superfoods to Make them EVEN MORE Healing

| Jun 23, 2016

“Superfoods” have been the object of both admiration and criticism in recent years. Some health experts claim that “superfood” is merely a label that allows product manufacturers to charge a significantly higher price. They argue that in many cases, superfoods aren’t actually any more healing or nutritionally rich than some of our more run-of-the-mill dietary […]

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Benefits of MCT Oil vs Coconut Oil

Benefits of MCT Oil vs Coconut Oil

| Feb 28, 2016

We’ve written in the past about the wonders of coconut oil. It’s powerfully antimicrobial, heals the brain (and even alleviates the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease), promotes weight loss, serves as an incredible replacement for toxic, store-bought cosmetics, and even optimizes oral health. But there’s a not-so-new kid on the block that’s really starting to pick […]

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Ditch Your Toxic Cosmetics (Use Coconut Oil Instead)

Ditch Your Toxic Cosmetics (Use Coconut Oil Instead)

| Nov 18, 2015

Our society is pretty obsessed with plastic. It took us many decades to discover that plastics are highly toxic, and because they take close to forever to biodegrade, they wreak havoc on the environment. It’s easy to forget that toxic waste from plastic is dumped into our oceans and leech toxins into our bodies Did […]

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Coconut “Oil Pulling” Can Transform Your Health

Coconut “Oil Pulling” Can Transform Your Health

| Nov 11, 2015

Oil pulling is an age-old remedy that uses natural substances to clean and detoxify teeth and gums. It has the added effect of whitening teeth naturally and evidence even shows that it is beneficial in improving gums and removing harmful bacteria! Oil pulling, which is known in Ayurveda by the more romantic names kavala or […]

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Antibacterial Soaps Are More Harmful Than Helpful

Antibacterial Soaps Are More Harmful Than Helpful

| Oct 22, 2015

There’s a war going on between bacteria and mainstream medicine. And in case you were wondering, bacteria is winning. Antibiotic-resistant bacteria is on the rise, and there doesn’t seem to be a whole lot that scientists can do about it. Infectious bacteria have literally evolved entirely new mechanisms to resist antibiotics—and this new trick of […]

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Coconut Oil Boosts Brain Function and Combats Alzheimer’s…With a Single Dose

Coconut Oil Boosts Brain Function and Combats Alzheimer’s…With a Single Dose

| Oct 21, 2015

The incidence of Alzheimer’s disease is increasing at a frightening rate, and cognitive decline in general is a more prevalent concern than ever before. Neurological degeneration is occurring at progressively younger ages (even people in their early forties are experiencing symptoms of moderate to severe Alzheimer’s), thanks in large part to the toxic and inflammatory […]

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Are Vaccines Causing Our Dementia Epidemic?

Are Vaccines Causing Our Dementia Epidemic?

| Sep 2, 2015

Though there’s much that we still don’t understand about dementia—including Alzheimer’s disease, there’s one fact about which there’s no debate: it’s a growing problem. It’s alarming enough that the condition already affects over five million Americans, and that one out of every three senior dies with some form of dementia. What’s even more frightening is […]

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If You Want To Prevent Alzheimer’s, Avoid This

If You Want To Prevent Alzheimer’s, Avoid This

| Aug 20, 2015

Alzheimer’s research is one of the hottest topics in medical science. As well it should be—after all, the disease affects approximately 5.3 million Americans alone, and kills a half million Americans every year. This makes it the third leading cause of death in our country, closely trailing behind heart disease and cancer.[1] Not so long […]

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