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Popeye didn’t know about dandelion!

Popeye didn’t know that wild dandelion leaves pack 8 times more antioxidants than conventional spinach and 40 times more antioxidants than wimpy iceberg lettuce. Health benefits from dandelion leaves include relief from liver disorders, diabetes, urinary disorders, acne, jaundice, cancer, … Continue reading

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Chamomile to the rescue

Relax! It’s just chamomile. Older women who drink chamomile tea have a decreased risk of death from all causes according to a recent study. And it doesn’t just work for women because chamomile is a well-documented medicinal plant that works … Continue reading

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Castor oil – grandma’s cure-all

Castor oil – Grandma’s “kill or cure you” remedy. Castor oil is great for treating anything from yeast infections to constipation, gastrointestinal problems, parasites, menstrual disorders, migraines, acne, sunburn, athlete’s foot, ringworm, skin abrasions, inflammation and so much more! Did … Continue reading

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A must-have home remedy

The physician Luke from the bible was recorded by a personal scribe to have prescribed activated charcoal (AC) to a traveling merchant for intestinal upset. Ancient Egyptians and Hindus, Native Americans and Victorian England also used AC mixed in water … Continue reading

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Petrolem jelly does not belong on your body!

Petroleum jelly doesn’t truly moisturize the skin or actually bring any other health benefits beyond being a cheap but toxic lubricant. Sure, it looks like it moisturizes and hydrates the skin, but what it does in reality is trap dirt … Continue reading

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Papaya: fruit of angels

Papaya is known as the ‘fruits of angels’. Papaya is loaded with vitamins, minerals, fiber and enzymes combined perfectly to bring amazing health benefits. Papaya is even used in natural medicine and also in facials and skin care. Papaya treats … Continue reading

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Lemon juice to the rescue!

The benefits of fresh lemon juice: Do you have indigestion? Try a wedge of lemon and see if the burning goes away. If it does, you had too little acid in your stomach to keep the esophageal sphincter closed. Take … Continue reading

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Oil pulling for healthy teeth and gums

Oil pulling can help your teeth and gums be healthy and even recover from disease. Commercial mouthwashes contain fluoride, alcohol, artificial flavors, chemical sweeteners and many other harmful additives that poison your body. Not so with oil pulling! Oil pulling … Continue reading

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Toying with testosterone

Testosterone marketing ploys by Big Pharma have patients asking for testosterone from their docs. If you have low testosterone levels, taking testosterone could improve how you feel, but it doesn’t have any impact on other medical outcomes where it counts, … Continue reading

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Oregano cooks superbugs

Oregano is both a culinary and a medicinal herb with thousands of years of documentation. Oregano comes from the Greek words oros (mountain) and ganos (joy). Oregano is very tasty in food but also has a substantial number of health … Continue reading

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For female troubles:

For women only! Chasteberry is an awesome herb that is used for straightening out irregular periods and regulating hormone imbalances in women. Chasteberry works great as an adaptogen for the treatment of menstrual disorders (if you are too high in … Continue reading

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Stress busting peppermint oil

Peppermint oil in a soaking bath can relieve both stress and pain. Apply a few drops to your aching body plant yourself in a hot bath. Peppermint oil will refresh you and energize you and the cooling properties of peppermint … Continue reading

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Eggs are good for you

Eggzactly good for you! The media continues to link eggs to high cholesterol and heart disease but science continues to show evidence to the contrary. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition has recently released a study finding no connection between … Continue reading

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More on Zinc

A new study out by Linus Pauling has shown how zinc deficiency develops with age, leading to a decline of the immune system and increased inflammation, causing cancer, heart disease, autoimmune disease and diabetes. About 40 percent of elderly Americans … Continue reading

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