Lyme Disease on the Rise As Tick Epidemic Spreads Across the US

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An estimated 300,000 Americans are diagnosed with Lyme disease each year, and the prevalence is rising across the US, even in states that have not reported any cases of Lyme before

 Ticks pick up the Lyme disease bacteria when feeding on an infected host. Continue reading

3 Natural H. Pylori ‘Cures’ That Are Clinically Proven

helicbacter_pylori_cures_natural_provenH. pylori infection is often treated with three drugs simultaneously, but not everyone responds favorably. Thankfully there are clinically confirmed natural, food-based alternatives.

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Got Allergies? Here’s How Dishwashers Can Hurt You and Peanuts Can Help You

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Children living in households that hand-wash their dishes are less likely to develop allergies than those living in households where dishwashers are used

The hygiene hypothesis suggests that exposure to microbes early in life is beneficial, as it stimulates your immune system and reduces your risk of allergies Continue reading

Are Children Medicated for Convenience, or Necessity?

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A BBC documentary examines what drives parents to put their kids on potent brain-altering drugs with potentially dangerous side effects

Many children today are drugged for “parental convenience,” as opposed to being treated for Continue reading

A Compelling Documentary About the Causes of Antibiotic Resistance, and How to Fix It

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Antibiotic resistance has turned into a worldwide health threat of massive proportions

Two million American adults and children are infected with antibiotic-resistant bacteria Continue reading

Garlic, Vitamin c and Zinc Treat the Common Cold

common_coldOkay, so you have a cold – or those around you have a cold. What to do? Get some drugs? Think again. Most are no better for placebo for the common cold. The most successful proven cold remedies are natural.

When we get run down by a cold, it’s natural to pine for something to reduce the symptoms Continue reading

Top 12 Strategies I Believe Can Support Your Health

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I answer the question, “Which supplements should I take?” Plus, find out which ones I take.

With Thanksgiving and the new year fast  approaching, Continue reading

Dosages for Natural Allopathic Medicine

dosagesnaturalOffering a revolution in medicine, that any  person, patient, doctor or alternative healthcare practitioner can practice,  Natural Allopathic Medicine offers hope in the 21st century to rich  and poor alike. This chapter is an overview of dosages for most of the Natural  Allopathic protocol.

Dosages are not an exact science for it  varies so much from person to person and from one medical situation to another.  Great weight differences need to be estimated in. Obviously infants cannot  handle what a full-grown adult could but do not tell that to pediatricians who  support vaccinationists who do not pay keen attention to medical Continue reading

American Meat Production Uses More Antibiotics Than Ever, Despite Growing Threat of Antibiotic-Resistant Disease in Consumers

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The routine use of antibiotics to promote growth in food animals promotes antibiotic-resistant bacteria and drug-resistant disease in humans

Meat tainted with drug-resistant bacteria can cause disease Continue reading

7 Ways Probiotics DETOXIFY Your Body

detoxify_your_healthYou’ve probably heard the buzz already about the many health benefits of probiotics, a word which literally translates to: pro- “for” + biotics “life” — FOR LIFE.  But did you know that these remarkable commensal microorganisms, which outnumber our bodily cells 10 to 1, and contribute over 95% of our body’s total Continue reading

15 Natural Remedies for the Treatment of Acid Reflux and Ulcers

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Acid reflux affects an estimated 50 percent of Americans. The hallmark symptom of acid reflux is “heartburn”—a burning sensation behind your breastbone that sometimes travels up your throat Continue reading

15 Natural Remedies for the Treatment of Acid Reflux and Ulcers

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Acid reflux affects an estimated 50 percent of Americans. The hallmark symptom of acid reflux is “heartburn”—a burning sensation behind your breastbone that sometimes travels up your throat

Heartburn and acid reflux is Continue reading

Why Therapeutic Benefits of Coffee Do NOT Apply to Pregnant Women

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Research has shown that coffee—in moderation—may have a number of health-promoting properties. These therapeutic benefits do NOT apply to pregnant women, however

A recent observational study Continue reading

Fermenting Foods—One of the Easiest and Most Creative Aspects of Making Food from Scratch

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90 percent of the genetic material in your body is not yours but belongs to the bacteria that outnumber your cells 10 to 1. These bacteria have enormous influence on your digestion, detoxification and immune system

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How Biological Farming Can Transform Your Food Supply for the Better

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The entire food chain is connected to soil health, from plant and insect health, all the way up to animal and ultimately your health

We’ve come to appreciate that the maintenance of intestinal flora is really essential for your health just as it is in the soil

The root ball of the plant is the “gut” or intestinal tract of the plant. Continue reading