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Handheld, Non-Invasive Device Brings Dramatic Headache Relief

By |2019-08-04T16:37:11+00:00August 4th, 2019|Natural Health|

Cluster headaches have been described as "one of the most painful conditions known to mankind." Thankfully, they afflict only one or two people in a thousand. But migraine headaches are not so rare. They affect 39 million Americans, and the pain is just a notch below the cluster type. A [...]

Natural Sweetener Has Zero Calories, May Even Lower Blood Sugar

By |2019-07-26T06:47:27+00:00July 28th, 2019|Nutrition|

Full disclosure: I am not a fan of sugar-substitutes. Of course, there are mountains of evidence about the bad effects of sugar. But artificial sweeteners, such as aspartame, are just as bad as sugar (sucrose), or worse. And I’ve never found the natural substitutes such as stevia very satisfactory. Still, [...]

Research Shows These Weight Loss Tips Help You Shed Pounds

By |2019-07-20T10:57:40+00:00July 21st, 2019|Natural Health|

Weight is a national obsession, for pretty obvious reasons, if you just look around you. So researchers are spending long hours trying to find ways we can shed those extra pounds, preferably without much inconvenience. And I have some good news: Many of their findings are easy-to-implement strategies that don’t [...]

This May Lower Your Risk of a Food Allergy

By |2019-07-14T15:43:11+00:00July 14th, 2019|Natural Health|

Food allergies are on the rise. The reasons for this surge have been largely a mystery, but now there’s a new clue. The most common food allergies for adults include sensitivities to peanuts, fish, tree nuts (including walnuts, pecans and almonds), fish and shellfish. For kids, it’s peanuts, soy, wheat, [...]

The Potential Dangers of Ibuprofen

By |2019-07-07T09:01:09+00:00July 7th, 2019|Natural Health|

(Second of Two Parts) The over-the-counter (OTC) painkiller ibuprofen seems to be safe for short-term use in the recommended doses, judging from trials conducted up to 2013. But as I noted in the last issue, alarming headlines appeared in the media in 2017 that left me in some doubt. When [...]

Four Out of Ten Households Use Ibuprofen – Is It Safe?

By |2019-06-30T08:22:38+00:00June 30th, 2019|Natural Health|

Back pain? Toothache? Fever? Headache? If you're like millions of Americans you'll reach for a trusted medication that's been available since 1984. Yet just a couple of years ago a leading newspaper said that taking it for just one day upped the risk of heart attack by half! The drug [...]

Improve Your Circulation with These Special Socks

By |2019-06-23T13:32:21+00:00June 23rd, 2019|Natural Health|

Now, I seldom offer wardrobe advice. Today is an exception because I’ve noticed a growing buzz in the health world about a tried and true clothing item: compression socks. I’ve spotted them on elite athletes at sporting events and even on savvy travelers embarking on long distance airplane flights. I [...]

The All-Natural Health-Promoter That Snuggles up to You

By |2019-06-16T10:57:36+00:00June 16th, 2019|Natural Health|

Cats and dogs have been hanging out with humans for at least 10,000 years, and maybe three times that long. They have their own reasons. By living with people, our four-legged friends enjoy a more comfy and cozy existence than they could ever manage on their own. Just ask any [...]

The Growing Threat of Fungal Infections

By |2019-06-02T10:13:57+00:00June 2nd, 2019|Natural Health|

The overuse of antibiotics in medicine and farming has become a major issue, because bacteria have become immune to them and cause infections that are very hard to treat. But bacteria are not the only type of pathogen to resist drugs. Fungi have likewise learned to do this trick. In [...]

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