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Corticosteroids for asthma treatment

Children with asthma treated with corticosteroid drugs can have suppressed growth according to The Cochrane Review. Studies find that children’s growth slows within the first year of treatment. Corticosteroids only treat the symptoms and while they can prevent death from … Continue reading

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Banking on the buzzwords to sell food

Food marketers use many different buzzwords that confuse the buyer to sell their products. Marketers are banking on consumers being pretty much stupid when it comes to food and health related buzzwords. When most people read the words “antioxidant,” “gluten-free” … Continue reading

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Gluten free fights breast cancer!

Who wants to be gluten-free? A recent medical study found that reducing carbohydrate intake can reduce the risk of breast cancer recurrence. Wheat, barley and rye are some of the worst carbohydrates that have strong associations between obesity, diabetes, and … Continue reading

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Eating like a cave man

The absolutely most important dietary change with the Paleo diet is the elimination of all grains. Gone are the breads, pastas, rolls, cereals, pastries, cakes, cookies and even beer. These processed products not only contain problematic gluten and killer GMOs, … Continue reading

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What’s in baking powder

Baking powder is basically a mixture of baking soda, acid, and GMO cornstarch (just one more hidden source of GMOs in our food supply). Here’s another big problem: the acids used are often monocalcium phosphate and sodium aluminum sulfate. Notice … Continue reading

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Why the wheat-gluten problems?

Our modern hybrid wheat varieties now pack up to 40 times more gluten than traditional heirloom varieties and a whopping 1/3 of the US population is going gluten free because of health-related wheat problems. Selective breeding, hybridization and genetic modification … Continue reading

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glutenous lies

Does the “gluten-free” label really mean gluten free? The FDA (Foot-Dragging and Alibis) has NOT regulated the food labels that read “no gluten,” “free of gluten,” or “without gluten.” Well, that is up to now – er, soon, ish, maybe… … Continue reading

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Real Health Talk News and Views broadcast 09/12/13

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Real Health Talk News and Views broadcast 08/30/13

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Why go gluten free

Gluten intolerance, sensitivity and Celiac disease is much more prevalent than you might guess. I’m not just saying this as a nutritionist on an anti-gluten agenda. In a hot new study of over 2500 people, researchers found more than half … Continue reading

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Chewing for concentration

Did you know that research has shown that chewing gum can improve concentration in visual memory tasks? Well now they show that there are benefits for chewing gum during an audio memory task. Chewing gum actually benefits cognition and improves … Continue reading

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The Whiter the Bread, the Sooner You’re Dead

Gluten sensitivity is not a disease and therefore has no cure. Gluten sensitivity is triggered by eating products containing gluten. The only way to avoid its complications is to stay away from food products containing gluten. Obviously everyone who is … Continue reading

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The gluten solution

Gluten sensitivity is NOT the same thing as Celiac Disease. Gluten sensitivity causes you to miss out on your fat soluble vitamins like vitamin D and K. Eating gluten has now been related to bone density problems in people with … Continue reading

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What’s it worth?

Restoring natural health to your body is not about taking the right supplements (although that definitely helps), but is about making healthy choices like: embarking on a vegetarian lifestyle to counter disease, going completely gluten free, shunning poisonous additives at … Continue reading

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