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Is Dry Heat or Humidity Better for Good Health?

August 27th, 2014 by

The level of humidity in the air may not be something that you’ve thought about when it comes to your … Keep Reading


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Activated Charcoal – Nature’s Remedy for Poisoning and More

August 27th, 2014 by

When you hear the word “charcoal,” you probably immediately think about grilling hot dogs or burgers, but there is another … Keep Reading


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Too Much of a Good Thing May be Harmful for Heart Attack Survivors

August 27th, 2014 by

If a little bit of exercise is a good thing, then more must be even better, right? While this is … Keep Reading


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5 Steps to Optimal Autumn Readiness

August 26th, 2014 by

Now that summer will soon be drawing to an end, many of us are somewhat in a state of denial. … Keep Reading


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Revolutionary Technology Charges Batteries Using Sweat

August 26th, 2014 by

The potential for green energy is all around us, and is sometimes found in the most unlikely of sources.

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It’s Time to Quit Comparing Yourself with Others

August 26th, 2014 by

No matter what area of life is in question – personal, recreational or professional – one of the most psychologically … Keep Reading


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Study: Germs Spread Quickly at the Supermarket

August 26th, 2014 by

When doing your routine grocery shopping, how often do you handle raw poultry packages without using an extra plastic bag?

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Organic Clothing is About More than Comfort

August 25th, 2014 by

When most people think of “going organic,” food is the only area of life that comes to mind. However, choosing … Keep Reading


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3 Exercises You Need to Stop Doing Today

August 25th, 2014 by

While you might think that any exercise is good exercise, that’s not always the case. Of course, getting up and … Keep Reading


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Study Connects Ramen Noodles to Chronic Disease

August 25th, 2014 by

While it is well-known that processed foods are not a healthy choice (and should really be avoided entirely), many specific … Keep Reading


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7 Reasons to Eat Cucumbers and Put Them on Your Eyes Too

August 25th, 2014 by

The cucumber (Cucumis sativus), while somewhat underrated, is extremely nutritious and definitely worthy of celebrating. Usually grouped together with vegetables, … Keep Reading


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When to Question Your Healthcare Provider

August 24th, 2014 by

Patients are often in a state of pain, fear and vulnerability when faced with a medical condition. They put their … Keep Reading


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Natural Remedies to Eliminate Head Lice

August 24th, 2014 by

One thing that no parent wants their child bringing home from school is head lice. They are creepy, spread to … Keep Reading


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Spend Time Alone Because It’s Healthy

August 23rd, 2014 by

Time alone is essential to our sanity and overall well-being. Despite some social bias against it, many people enjoy and … Keep Reading


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Another Reason to Consume Foods Rich in Omega-3 Fatty Acids: Decreasing the Risk of Lou Gehrig’s Disease

August 23rd, 2014 by

A study released just last month revealed that eating a diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids may help decrease the … Keep Reading


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10 Ways to Find More Joy in Your Life and Why to Do It

August 22nd, 2014 by

There are many reasons to bring more joy into your life – when you feel joyful, you naturally feel more … Keep Reading


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Marjoram: The Culinary Additive that Makes a Soothing Skin Cream and also Fights Pain

August 22nd, 2014 by

Most of us are probably familiar with marjoram (Origanum majorana) in terms of culinary use – and indeed, this flavorful … Keep Reading


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What Your Feet Tell You About the Health of Your Arteries

August 22nd, 2014 by

What can your feet tell you about the health of your cardiovascular system? Actually, quite a bit. Atherosclerosis, the hardening … Keep Reading


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Could Ginger Aid in Combating Breast Cancer?

August 22nd, 2014 by

Ginger (Zingiber officinale) is an ancient rhizome known for its potent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, as well as for having … Keep Reading


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Yucatán Peninsula Rejects GMO Soybeans

August 21st, 2014 by

Great news from Mexico (though Monsanto would beg to differ): a permit allowing the biotech giant to plant Roundup-Ready soybeans … Keep Reading