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Parkinson’s Disease: Could Pesticides Be A Cause?

General Health |  | Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a movement disorder that generally impairs speech and motor skills and is characterized by tremors and muscular rigidity. There is still a lot to learn about the symptoms and effects of Parkinson’s disease, but recently, a new study concluded with interesting results. How Is Parkinson’s Disease Contracted? There are many forms ...Read More »

Health Benefits of Organic Greater Celandine

General Health |  | Chelidonium majus, or greater celandine, has a long history of use in many European countries. Ancient Greeks, Pliny the Elder and Dioscorides all called celandine an effective detoxifying agent. The Romans used celandine as a blood cleanser. The French herbalist Maurice Mességué cited celandine tea for help with liver problems. Its use also extends to ...Read More »

What Happens to Your Body When You Use the Internet (VIDEO)

General Health |  | The internet has made connecting with new business partners, discovering health information and finding long lost friends, easier and cheaper. However, while digital connections have distinct advantages, digital dependence does not. You’ve likely seen — or have been part of — a family outing where one by one, everyone pulls out their phone to check ...Read More »

8 Delicious Ways To Enjoy Gut-Healing Yogurt

General Health |  | If you aren’t eating yogurt on a daily basis, you might be shortchanging your health.  There’s no easier way to get some healthy bacteria in your system than to enjoy some rich, delicious, full-fat yogurt loaded of active cultures. If your gut is damaged, a daily dose of yogurt can actually repair the damage. Not ...Read More »

Buying Local Honey: What You Need To Know

General Health |  | One of my favorite long-term food choices in our pantry is honey. Storing honey is a popular choice amongst preppers. After all, its versatility coupled with the capacity to last a lifetime is a perfect investment for your long-term food stores. Many are aware of the additives put into honey and ultra-filtering that inevitably removes all of the health ...Read More »

The Benefits Of Organic Shampoo

General Health |  | Shampoo seems like a harmless enough item. But in reality, many shampoos contain chemicals that your body absorbs. Chemicals, like parabens and sulfates, interfere with the endocrine system and can up your chances for serious diseases. [1] With this reality staring us right in the face, it only makes sense that we seek out healthier, ...Read More »

"Germs" Help The Body Produce Vitamin C: Breakthrough Discovery

General Health |  | Groundbreaking new research indicates that humans are capable of synthesizing vitamin C via their highly complex and capable microbiome. We live in a time and age where decades old assumptions about the human body are being overturned on a surprisingly regular basis. For instance, bodily cells were recently found to communicate inheritable information to sex ...Read More »

Why It Was Easier to Be Skinny in the 1980s

General Health |  | You can eat less and exercise more—but you’ll still probably gain more weight (about 10 percent more) than someone your age would have gained 20 – 30 years ago, eating and exercising the same amount. So says a new study published in the journal Obesity Research & Clinical Practice. The study found, as reported in ...Read More »

Lyme Disease: A Commentary

General Health |  | We’d all like to hope that going to the doctor always resulted in honest treatments, perspectives, and efforts. After all, we’re talking about the health, well being, and lives of patients. Patients who are mothers, fathers, daughters, sons, grandparents, and friends. Patient care isn’t like servicing a broken refrigerator; there is a human element involved ...Read More »

Crashing Monsanto's Pesticide Party in Beijing

General Health |  | By: Scott C. Tips |  NHF Slams the Global Pesticide Empire. “A business that makes nothing but business is a poor business.”  – Henry Ford They have been running amok for years, unchallenged. The Codex Alimentarius Committee on Pesticide Residues (CCPR) is their playground and they know it. Monsanto, Syngenta, DuPont, Dow, Bayer, and other ...Read More »

MSG Proven Highly Toxic: 1 Dose Causes Headache In Healthy Subjects

General Health |  | Found everywhere as an additive in your food, research has uncovered that this “flavor enhancer” is extremely toxic, causing a battery of adverse health effects within normal dietary ranges. A study published in the Journal of Headache Pain reveals that a single intake of monosodium glutamate (MSG) produces headache in the majority of healthy subjects ...Read More »

Stem Cells: Not Only Embryonic?

General Health |  | The following article was written by my good friend, Dr. Richard DeAndrea, MD, ND. As a holistic physician who advocates a progressive approach to medicine, Dr. DeAndrea is the medical advisor to the American Naturopathic Medical Association, the Physician’s Committee for Responsible Medicine, and Earth Save International. His work places him at the forefront of ...Read More »

20 Health Benefits of Fasting for Whole Body Wellness

General Health |  | Fasting has been recognized for its many health benefits dating back to Hippocrates. These benefits extend to everything from better weight management, improved cardiovascular health, healthier blood composition, and better cell recycling, among many others. Although there is not an abundance of research on fasting in humans, a growing number of health experts believe that ...Read More »

Why Is Refined Sugar So Bad For Your Health?

General Health |  | Sugar consumption has steadily risen in recent years and the USDA now reports that the average American consumes around 150 pounds of sugar per year. [1] Sodas are a major source of refined sugars in the American diet. Energy drinks are close behind, and even fruit juices are working against us. Don’t let the word ...Read More »

Do You Know These 6 Causes Of ADHD?

General Health |  | Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is on the rise, and the ‘disorder’ is now affecting many adults. [1] With such an influx of new diagnoses each day, many people might be wondering what is causing it. As with any disorder there is a likely contributor, or a multitude of contributors. While it could be any ...Read More »

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