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Migraine Hacks That May Work Where Medication Fails

Migraine Hacks That May Work Where Medication Fails

Headaches, especially migraines, are caused by mitochondrial dysfunction. Fix the mitochondria to relieve migraines and headaches and their frequency – without drugs.

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Green Tea May Have Brain Healing Properties

Posted by on July 4, 2014 in Healing & Natural Remedies, Health with 0 Comments
Green Tea May Have Brain Healing Properties

An exciting study published in the journal Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications reveals that green tea may have powerful brain healing properties, especially when it comes to preventing and perhaps even treating so-called ‘incurable’ neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s disease.

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How the FDA, USDA, and EPA Protect Chemical Industries, Not the Public

Posted by on July 4, 2014 in Big Pharma, CDC, EPA & FDA, Health with 0 Comments
How the FDA, USDA, and EPA Protect Chemical Industries, Not the Public

The United Sates Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) protect the industries from which you’re supposed to be protected. It’s not simply just government bureaucratic idiocy as most tend to assume. It’s mostly by design.

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Why Mosquitoes Bite Some People and Not Others — And the Surprising, Natural Way to Avoid Bites

Posted by on July 1, 2014 in Health, Prevention with 4 Comments
Why Mosquitoes Bite Some People and Not Others — And the Surprising, Natural Way to Avoid Bites

Why are some people so much more attractive to mosquitoes than others? And what can you do about the pesky little bloodsuckers, especially if you don’t want to resort to DEET? (DEET, while effective, is also weakly neurotoxic in humans.)

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Marijuana Compounds Shown to Protect the Nervous System Against MS

Posted by on July 1, 2014 in Health, Prevention with 3 Comments
Marijuana Compounds Shown to Protect the Nervous System Against MS

A study published in a well-respected medical journal, the Journal of Neuroimmune Pharmacology, recently disclosed that the active chemicals in marijuana can help treat multiple sclerosis and similar diseases. The active compounds, namely THC and CBD, are able to do so by inhibiting inflammation of the spinal chord and brain. This is not all THC and CBD can do, though.

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How Laughter Improves Your Memory

Posted by on June 30, 2014 in Health, Prevention with 1 Comment
How Laughter Improves Your Memory

A recent study of people with diabetes found that laughter could reduce age-related memory loss. The study subjects also showed lower levels of cortisol, a stress hormone known to negatively impact brain neurons, after watching the video

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Generations Were Raised To Believe Processed Fruit Juice Was Health Food When It’s Actually Junk Food

Posted by on June 30, 2014 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 1 Comment
Generations Were Raised To Believe Processed Fruit Juice Was Health Food When It’s Actually Junk Food

There was a time when fruit juices were marketed as the ultimate health drink. A glass of sunshine packed with vitamins and energy. However, one of the great scams of the industrial food cartel is the so-called “fresh” juices sold in supermarkets.

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Light Therapy for Pain, Depression and Fatigue

Light Therapy for Pain, Depression and Fatigue

Alternative medicine practitioners use phototherapy to treat pain, depression, fatigue, stress, soft tissue injuries, arthritis, sinus, headaches and scars. Does it actually work?

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Man Loses 154 Pounds and Overcomes Diabetes, Says Eating Whole Foods Was Key to Weight Loss Success

Posted by on June 29, 2014 in Diet, Weight Loss, Obesity, Health with 2 Comments
Man Loses 154 Pounds and Overcomes Diabetes, Says Eating Whole Foods Was Key to Weight Loss Success

Kerry Hoffman lost 154 pounds by eliminating junk food from his diet and eating mainly whole foods.

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Whole Foods Fined For Overcharging Customers

Posted by on June 27, 2014 in Food, Drink & Nutrition with 0 Comments
Whole Foods Fined For Overcharging Customers

Whole Food has been fined $800,000 for overcharging customers by violating consumer pricing laws. The penalty came after authorities found, during a one year investigation of the supermarket chain, that food being purchased by customers weighed less than what the labels read. Authorities also found that customers were being charged not just by the weight of the food that they were buying, but by the weight of the containers as well. We take a look at consumer protection, in this Lip News clip with Gabriel Mizrahi and Mark Sovel.

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Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Switches to Non-GMO, and Fair Trade Means BIG Changes

Posted by on June 27, 2014 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases with 0 Comments
Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Switches to Non-GMO, and Fair Trade Means BIG Changes

A recent decision by the Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream to phase out all GMOs and only source fair trade ingredients means many of their flavors will be changing, but where food transparency and integrity are concerned, these changes will be all positive.

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Vegetarian Diets Produce Fewer Greenhouse Gases and Increase Longevity, Say New Studies

Vegetarian Diets Produce Fewer Greenhouse Gases and Increase Longevity, Say New Studies

Consuming a plant-based diet results in a more sustainable environment and reduces greenhouse gas emissions, while improving longevity, according to new research. Based on findings that identified food systems as a significant contributor to global warming, the study focuses on the dietary patterns of vegetarians, semi-vegetarians and non-vegetarians to quantify and compare greenhouse gas emissions, as well as assess total mortality.

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12 Health Benefits of Lemon Water: A Simple Health Tonic

Posted by on June 26, 2014 in Health, Prevention with 2 Comments
12 Health Benefits of Lemon Water: A Simple Health Tonic

In addition to offering mind-boosting hydration, lemon water provides immune-boosting vitamin C and antioxidants. It is a great way to wake up and an excellent way to wind down your day. It’s low in calories and is a good source of potassium and pectin. Perhaps best of all, lemon water is easy to make and lemons are easy to find.

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Just Breathe – Ancient Practice Of Pranayama Can Help You Detoxify, Shed Excess Weight and Boost Overall Vitality

Posted by on June 25, 2014 in Health, Prevention with 2 Comments
Just Breathe – Ancient Practice Of Pranayama Can Help You Detoxify, Shed Excess Weight and Boost Overall Vitality

Forget the detox pills, fasts and other painful cleansing techniques – instead, take a cue from the yogis of India and look to the breath. Using yogic breathing techniques, we can effortlessly detoxify, burn fat and increase metabolism.

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Monsanto Tries to Patent & Control Natural, Non-GMO Tomatoes

Posted by on June 25, 2014 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases, Health with 4 Comments
Monsanto Tries to Patent & Control Natural, Non-GMO Tomatoes

In an appalling attempt to patent yet another seed, Monsanto has resorted to fraud to try to gain rights to a tomato which contains a naturally occurring resistance to a fungal disease called botrytis. The tomato is not genetically modified, but Monsanto manipulated documents to make the plant look ‘invented’ by biotech when the plant’s true maker is Mother Nature, herself.

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