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Probiotics – for digestive disorders

It’s seems that every scientist out there is pointing their microscope at probiotics. Probiotics are friendly bacteria that have been used therapeutically for many years. The main thing that probiotics do is to support GI health at a time in … Continue reading

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Why take a probiotic?

Very few people eat a solid enough healthy diet to not need probiotics. Probiotics are the “good-guy” bacteria that inhabit our intestines, line our organs and blood vessel and most importantly, build a strong immune system. “Good-guy” probiotics thrive in … Continue reading

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probiotics = pro- bone

About those bone meds: Drugs used to “prevent” bone loss in osteoporosis patients come with nasty side effects, like more bone breaks, fractures, muscle pain, cancer and other problems. Bone meds actually pervert the body’s natural remodeling of bone tissue … Continue reading

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Colicky baby rescue

Colicky baby. Spitting up, fussy, restless, tight tummy. And once again some idiot doctor puts that infant on Prilosec! This is criminal at best because they just hooked that baby on medications for life… Well here’s a simple and natural … Continue reading

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C-sections from hell

ADHD, Autism, mental issues? Did you know that about 75% of American kids with any of these problems were yanked out of the womb with a C-section? Furthermore, C-section babies have an increased risk for developing allergies, asthma, and diabetes. … Continue reading

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30 days to a less fatty liver

Just thirty days on a good supplemental probiotic helps diminish the accumulation of fat in the liver. A new study published in PLOS ONE brings us one giant step forward in the fight against Non-Alcolohic Fatty Liver Disease, obesity and … Continue reading

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Health is not just the sum of our genes

The human genome contains around 23,000 genes while the total genomes of bacteria, fungus and viruses in the human gut encode some 3.3 million genes. What happens in our health is not just a result of our paltry number of … Continue reading

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Bad bacteria made badder

Why don’t antibiotics work? Maybe it is because bacteria are smarter than the antibiotics – and the person who takes them. At the first sign of a major invasion by antibiotics, some pathogenic bacteria go dormant. They shut down, go … Continue reading

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GABA for calming

The supplement GABA is anti-excitatory in that it helps your brainwaves flow in calm rhythms. GABA enhances normal sleep cycles, improves blood pressure and can also be an effective pain killer for back pain and arthritis. GABA also stimulates the … Continue reading

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Clove oil for toothaches

Clove oil cut with a carrier oil – like coconut oil – makes a great topical analgesic. You can also temporarily alleviate toothache pain by dabbing some clove oil on a cotton ball and placing it on the sore tooth. … Continue reading

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IBS rescue

Probiotics once again prove they can relieve IBS symptoms. In Medscape is a recent 4 week randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial comparing a placebo to multispecies probiotics. The probiotics won effective for global relief of IBS symptoms as well as … Continue reading

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Building an immune system

Over 80% of the human immune system is built in the ecosystem of bacteria found in the intestines. The more we are subjected to strong antibiotics, processed/sterilized foods, chemical preservatives, GMO foods, chemicals in the air and water, contaminated and … Continue reading

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Baby burps are not GERD

If your baby even burps funny once, it seems that pediatricians are right there to write the prescription for Zantac or another harmful medication. Medications used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease are some of the most widely used medications unnecessarily … Continue reading

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Broad spectrum anti – life

Up to 39% of all patients on antibiotics experience the “side effect” of diarrhea. Broad-spectrum antibiotics cause more trouble and greater risk than narrow spectrum antibiotics. Diarrhea is just one complication of many with other problems arising including rash, stomach … Continue reading

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When your bowels hate

Diverticulitis is a painful intestinal condition that happens when pouches (diverticula) in the wall of the large intestine become inflamed and infected (itis). This condition results when the large intestine has been neglected, bacteria are out of balance, diet is … Continue reading

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