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Can your multivitamin increase the risk of Alzheimer’s disease?

Can your multivitamin increase the risk of Alzheimer’s disease?

Many of us want to improve our odds of getting into old age in the best of shapes by using multivitamins. I do it. You probably do it, too. But can your multivitamin increase the risk of Alzheimer’s disease? Recent… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Medicine, Nutrition
Powerful Antioxidants to Longevity

Powerful Antioxidants to Longevity

We all have that old neighbor, relative or friend who seems to defy time and aging despite their inevitability. Is there something they know that we don’t? Could be. Perhaps their secret to longevity is in their genes? Yeah, sounds… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health
Detoxification methods for heavy metals

Detoxification methods for heavy metals

Detoxification methods for heavy metals: From the beginning of time man has performed some duty of detoxification method through fasting or by merely eating the directed herbs in which to specifically cleanse the liver.  As we see the concept of… 0 Shares | | Posted in Fitness, Food, Food, Health, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, News, Nutrition, Personal Care
Traditional and Alternative Solutions for Your Child’s ADHD

Traditional and Alternative Solutions for Your Child’s ADHD

According to the CDC, it is normal for children to have trouble focusing and behaving at one time or another. Children with ADHD (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) may have trouble paying attention, controlling impulsive behaviors, or be overly active. In Florida, 11.1-13%… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Health, Nutritional Medicine
Zinc deficiency: its actual cause and direct impact on human health

Zinc deficiency: its actual cause and direct impact on human health

Zinc is the 24th most abundant element on Earth. It is an essential trace element for humans. Zinc is found in nearly 300 specific enzymes (1); is the second most abundant transition metal in organisms after iron; and is the… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health
7 Steps to Winter Self-Care for Spring Preparedness

7 Steps to Winter Self-Care for Spring Preparedness

It is one month until spring but no matter your locale it’s been a harsh season. The polar vortex has not been a pleasant event. Have you noticed your face in the mirror? Your hair? Have you looked at the… 0 Shares | | Posted in Environment, Food, Food, Health, Herbal Medicine, Holistic Medicine, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine, Personal Care, Water
Healthy snack ideas to boost immune system function

Healthy snack ideas to boost immune system function

Eat healthy foods and snacks to boost immune system function. During times of stress, or when you are exposed to environmental or infectious toxins, snack on these natural foods to build immunity. Adding goji berries, blueberries, pumpkin seeds, green tea,… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health
Five Superfoods for Super Skin

Five Superfoods for Super Skin

Could five essential superfoods beat an expensive cosmetic when it comes to super skin? It seems like every magazine features the new cream, lotion or serum that’s touted to be the next “superstar for healthy skin.”  But the reality is… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Health, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Personal Care
The Best Natural Sources of Immune-Boosting Zinc

The Best Natural Sources of Immune-Boosting Zinc

The essential trace mineral zinc performs a surprisingly large number of roles in our bodies. It promotes enzyme activity, helps manufacture immune-boosting T-cells in our bloodstreams, works as an antioxidant, and more. Despite being found in many foods, however, zinc… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Health, Nutrition
Zinc: An Essential Mineral That Plays Many Roles in the Body

Zinc: An Essential Mineral That Plays Many Roles in the Body

Zinc is an essential trace mineral that is found in many high-protein foods. It is the second most common mineral found in our bodies after iron, and is present in several systems and biological reactions. Despite being an essential component… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Nutrition