Get Natural UV Protection From Your Food

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The epidermis is a highly regenerative barrier that protects the body from the external environment, including protection from UV radiation and pollution. But, did you know that the diet can significantly alter how the skin responds to sun exposure? Skin-healthy foods should be enjoyed raw (when possible) to benefit from their bioactive nutrients. Eating these […]

Nutritional Tips Every Chiropractic Patient Should Follow

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Chiropractic care effectively and naturally treats a multitude of conditions and diseases. The overall premise is to return the body to its natural alignment by removing subluxations, which takes care of the root cause of many problems. Of course, spinal adjustments, aren’t the only Holy Grail for total health. So, it’s essential for chiropractic patients […]

Infections and Bacteria Are Critical For a Healthy Life!

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Moms around the world are armed with anti-bacterial gels, sprays, and baby blankets, diligently protecting their children from nasty forms of bacteria.  But, recent clinical research shows that society’s anti-bacterial and anti-infection crusade makes children and adults more likely to develop asthma, allergies, antibiotic-resistant infections, and even perhaps, mental illness. Dr. Gerald Callahan, who studies […]

A New Approach To Asthma & Allergies

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Did you know that nearly 40 million people, about 25% of the population, suffer from either asthma or asthma-like disorders? Asthma can be a very serious disease and in some cases, even life-threatening. Asthma “attacks” are caused by irritants such as allergens or over-exertions that cause the bronchioles, the smallest air passageways in the lungs, […]

Do You Need Carbs? 7 Myths About Low Carb Dieting

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Do you need carbs? Some people emphatically claim no. Others fervently state that you do.  There is a lot of conflicting advice on weight loss and diets out there. How can you figure out what is true in the midst of all that noise? FIRST, let’s get something straight:  Fruits & Vegetables ARE CARBS and they […]

7 Evidence-Based Weight Loss Tips

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It seems that once you search online for anything to do with weight loss, you’re soon to get blasted with ads for health gurus, 3-step plans, and magic pills that cut fat.  Unfortunately, any plan that forgets diet, exercise, and lifestyle choices isn’t one that works. It’s best to stick to evidence-based facts. We’re going to […]

10 Signs That You Need a Detox

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Detoxification is a subject contested by a lot of people perhaps due to conflicting marketing messages online. The thing is, our bodies detox naturally, every single day. But, if we overburden our bodies with toxins, we can end up with an “overtoxified” system that simply needs a break. Toxins are lurking everywhere in modern society.  […]

Anytime Is A Good Time For A Fresh Start

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Anytime of year is the right time to make a decision to strive for a wellness lifestyle. It doesn’t have to be at the beginning of the year, and it doesn’t have to be a major change; in fact, when choosing to make the “wellness change”, sometimes, smaller is better. The definition of “start” is […]