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Cheap candles hurt your health

I always avoid the cheap and highly superficial candle aisles in any Big Box store along with those Yankee Candle stores because the unnatural smells make my nose-smeller go out on overload. How can this be you ask? It is … Continue reading

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So now there is third hand smoke killing us!

Smoking is not good for health in general and I know you’ve heard tell about second hand smoke and its deleterious effects on nearby people. The fact is that every year some 600,000 people die worldwide from passive inhalation of … Continue reading

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Turmeric for what ails ya

The natural food supplement turmeric is a super spice great for dozens of health benefits because it is an all-natural, high-powered, anti-inflammatory agent. Turmeric also boosts liver enzymes that flush carcinogens out of the body. An over-burdened and poor functioning … Continue reading

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Broccoli fights cancer!

Food and nutrition: Diet is most often the biggest factor in developing cancer – and the biggest factor for fighting cancer. Probably the best anti-cancer food family is cruciferous vegetables, such as broccoli, kale and cabbage. Eating broccoli regularly is … Continue reading

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Caramel not-so-goodness

Want to know what’s in your Caramel Syrup? It may look and taste something like caramel, but industrial caramel in a vast majority of our processed foods and drinks is way different than the old-fashioned kind grandma used to make. … Continue reading

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E-cigarettes: A “healthy cigarrette”?

E-cigarette markets have been booming and last year topped over $1 billion in sales with projections for annual sales of $10 billion within the next five years. But are e-cigarettes safer than traditional tobacco? Are they even AS safe? Public … Continue reading

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Bringing home the bacon

Honey, don’t bring home the bacon! In one of the largest studies of high consumption of processed meat by middle-aged adults found a near doubling of the risk of all-cause mortality, compared with low consumption. But that’s not the bad … Continue reading

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