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Study Shows Herb as Effective as High Blood Pressure Drug

Most people already know the health benefits of eating olive oil on a regular basis, but an increasing amount of research is showing that olive oil isn’t the only therapeutic part of these trees. The …

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Ambulance Drone Delivers First Aid By Air

According to the Centers for Disease Control, about 720,000 Americans suffer a heart attack every year. The Heart Foundation notes that 250,000 Americans die annually of Sudden Cardiac Death — or 680 …

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Pets Who Help People With Dementia and Alzheimer’s

When John brought Fluffy, a German Shepard trained as a service dog, home to his wife, Jo Lynne, who was suffering from a form of dementia similar to Alzheimer’s disease, he noticed positive changes i…

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Boost Your Energy by Feeding Your Mitochondria

They’re essential to energy, focus, vitality, and metabolism. And yet most of us have no idea how our mitochondria work. Here’s how to tune up your body’s quadrillions of “energy factories” so you can…

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Are You Deficient in the Energy Vitamin?

Are you dragging your body around, going between caffeine boost to caffeine boost just to get through your day? If so you may be deficient in vitamin B12. Vitamin B12 is also known as the “energy vita…

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6 Ways to Keep Seniors Safe During Winter Weather

Chilly temperatures and treacherous snow and ice can terrorize the elderly during the winter months. Here are a few dangers to keep in mind and things that will help keep seniors safe during frigid wi…

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Death Rates from Flu and Pneumonia on the Rise

Death rates from heart disease and cancer are decreasing, while the death rates from influenza and pneumonia are rising, according to the most recent data presented by the National Vital Statistics Sy…

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The Spice that Could Help Boost Memory in Just One Hour

Now there’s one more reason to enjoy your favorite curry dish. Turmeric, a spice commonly found in many Indian curry dishes, has been found to improve memory and cognition in as little as one hour. …

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A Grandfather on Climate Change & The Poem That Led to Activism

I became a grandfather for the first time in the summer of 2005. I didn’t quite know what to expect. Life doesn’t really prepare you for this role. Why, it seems just like yesterday that I was a grand…

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The Gingerbread Spice that Helps Treat and Prevent Diabetes

Who doesn’t love the gingerbread cookies found at so many holiday gatherings this season? But gingerbread cookies and houses aren’t the only reasons to love this delicious spice. New research found th…

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Olive oil is fine for cooking purposes - they have been using it throughout the Mediterranean for th…

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I feel very lucky and blessed that Priest Andrew was able to turn our marriage around like this with…