Natural remedies for hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism is a condition wherein the thyroid glands do not produce enough hormones to sustain metabolic functions. As a result, people with this condition may experience a wide array of symptoms like fatigue, constipation, aches and pains, and depression. While this disease can affect both sexes, it is especially common in women and is normally treated with hormone replacement medication. However, this treatment is not without side effects — especially if the patient misses a pill. Forgetting a dose may wreak havoc to the body and produce more symptoms. Continue reading

Amish children have lowest rate of allergies

 

The Amish, in particular, Amish children, don’t get allergies — not like the rest of the general population, that is.

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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 Continue reading

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

H. 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 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 Continue reading

Garlic, Vitamin c and Zinc Treat the Common Cold

Okay, 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. Continue reading

Top 12 Strategies I Believe Can Support Your Health

Top 12 Strategies I Believe Can Support Your Health*

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

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Dosages for Natural Allopathic Medicine

Offering 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. 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

You’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 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

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