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Spearmint is an herb too!

One of my favorite tea herbs is spearmint! Why? Because I love the smell and flavor it adds to my mornings, besides the fact that spearmint is loaded with vitamins, antioxidants and other vital nutrients. Similar to peppermint, spearmint contains … 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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Sucralose discovered through insecticide research

Yellow is not the color for a healthy sweetener packet: Both Splenda and Equal Sucralose are “made from sugar”. That part is true. What they aren’t telling you is that these sugars are chemically enhanced with chlorine. HUH? Did you … 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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Medical treatment for acid reflux

Got reflux? Don’t want to have to change your diet and treat the causes? The medical science has the “cure” for you… It’s called sphincter augmentation with a magnetic device. This where they cut you open and place a magnetic … Continue reading

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Enzymes for digestion

If your diet consists primarily of cooked foods then you will need to take an enzyme supplement. There are a number of good enzyme supplements available at the health food store that will relieve common digestive problems like gas and … Continue reading

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