10 Potent Home Remedies for Getting Rid of Pneumonia

greekPneumonia is an acute form of respiratory infection in the lungs caused by viruses, fungi and bacteria. When a normal person breathes in air, the air fills the small sacs in the lungs.

Signs and Symptoms
Most commonly, you’ll have a persistent, phlegm-producing cough in which blood may be present, Continue reading

UnitedHealth Group, America’s largest Insurer, May Quit Obamacare

unitedUnitedHealth, the nation’s largest insurer, is scaling back its marketing of Obamacare exchange plans and may exit the program completely.

Facing major losses in its Obamacare business, Continue reading

Developing an Attitude of Gratitude Can Help You Live a Longer, Happier Life

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People who are thankful for what they have are better able to cope with stress, are happier, and better able to reach their goals

Gratitude is also Continue reading

Spine Surgeon Reveals Roadmap Out of Chronic Pain

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Neurophysiological disorder (NPD) is an outgrowth of chronic stress and anxiety, causing your nervous system to be flooded with adrenaline and cortisol. Many chronic pains are rooted in NPD

where you write down your negative thoughts, breaks up the psychological pathways of anxiety and frustration, allowing you to reprogram your brain and release physical pain Continue reading

Is This The Common Denominator Of All Disease?

cancer_disease_greenmedinfoThe Truth About “All Disease”

A recent series presented via GreenMedInfo, “The Truth About Cancer” could have been more accurately titled, “The Truth about All Disease.” The elements of cancer protocols: nutrient/mineral correction, detoxification, helpful supplements, Continue reading

Everything We Thought We Knew about ‘Healthy’ Food Could Be Wrong

vegetables-afpIf you’ve ever tried out the latest diet fad only to find yourself gaining weight and feeling awful and wondered what you were doing wrong, scientists now have an explanation for you.

Israeli researchers, writing in the journal Cell this week, have found that different people’s bodies Continue reading

High Deductibles, Copays Drive more Workers to Put Off Health Care

deducAs cost shifting among employer-sponsored health plans increases, a quarter of working adults with private health insurance can’t afford their health care costs, a new analysis shows.

What’s more, those with high deductibles or low incomes are putting off needed medical care and prescription drugs, Continue reading

What Kind of Rice Is Best?

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There are more than 40,000 types of rice, including white, brown, black, and wild varieties. Each has its own nutritional profile, benefits, and points that invite discussion relating to how they’re grown, processed, and prepared Continue reading

Was Linus Pauling Right About Vitamin C’s Curative Powers After All?

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One of the most famous forerunners of high dose vitamin C treatment for disease prevention was Dr. Linus Pauling, a biochemist and peace activist, and a two-time Nobel Laureate

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Pot for Parkinson’s? The Scientific Evidence Is Compelling

parkCould the very plant that for decades was accused of “frying” users’ brains be far superior to pharmaceuticals in treating the “incurable” neurodegenerative condition known as Parkinson’s disease?

Despite Continue reading

What’s Preventing Telemedicine from Taking Off?

telemediHealth care remains one of the few services that require people to have a face-to-face interaction to obtain access. But more and more consumers are questioning that reality, and change is on the way. In January 2015, Continue reading

U.S. Drug Benefit Managers Clamp Down on Specialty Pharmacies

valeantThe terminations come from payers who together manage drug benefits for more than 100 million Americans, and they follow disclosures by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc in late October that one pharmacy accounted for about 7 percent of its sales. Continue reading

10 Reasons You Should Include Raisins In Your Diet

raisinsRaisins are one of the most well known and versatile dried fruits available today. Raisins were produced in Persia and Egypt and were even mentioned in the Old Testament. It is not only tasty additions to cookies and cakes, but also provide several health benefits.

Raisins are especially good for Continue reading

Top 10 Essential Oils For Skin Care

APRICOTYour skin faces a lot of threats, from scarring to simple aging. When combined, these threats can cause lasting damage. While some people view this damage as a badge of honor telling the world that you survived numerous ordeals, most people want Continue reading

7 Herbal Teas That Enhance Immunity, Boost Brain Function, Combat Exhaustion & More

herbalHerbal tea is really just an infusion of leaves, seeds, roots or bark, extracted in hot water. In drinking a well-steeped herbal tea, we get all the plant’s benefits in an easily digestible form. Drinking herbal tea can also be a great source of vitamins and minerals. Herbal tea relieving insomnia, calming an upset stomach, to fighting viruses and infections, and more, herbal teas have so many powerful health benefits.

Here are some of the more common herbal teas and a taste of the benefits they can provide Continue reading