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10 Warning Signs: What Your Mouth Says About Your Health

If the eyes are the windows to your soul, then your mouth is the gateway to your overall health.  Research has found a surprising number of links between the state of your oral health and common yet s…

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8 Things You Need to Know About Calcium

While calcium is probably the most discussed of all the minerals, most people still don’t know a lot about this essential life-supporting mineral. Here are 8 things you need to know about calcium. …

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Tick Bites, Meat Allergies and Chronic Urticaria

In a previous video I made, I started talking about a tick bite-induced meat allergy, called Alpha-Gal, that is unlike any other food allergy we know. The most interesting feature of the reactions may…

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Stop Factory Farm Pollution in North Carolina

Factory farming is terribly inhumane to the poor animals involved. But people are suffering from factory farms, too. Care2's Chris Wolverton has launched a petition drive to focus attention on how sic…

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Close Loophole that Lets Companies Add Questionable Chemicals to Our Food

Do you think you should know what ingredients are in your food? Of course you do! And yet, thanks to a loophole in federal food regulations, companies are allowed to add as many as 3,000 different che…

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Treating Asthma and Eczema With Plant-Based Diets

I previously discussed the power of fruits and vegetables to help prevent and treat asthma and allergies. If adding a few more servings of fruits and vegetables may help asthma, what about a diet cent…

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Treating Asthma With Plants vs. Supplements?

In my video Treating Asthma With Fruits and Vegetables, I highlighted a landmark study on manipulating antioxidant intake in asthma. The study found that just a few extra fruits and vegetables a day c…

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Exposure to Monsanto’s Roundup Pesticide Doubles Cancer Risk

The International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health found a link between some pesticides and a significantly increased risk of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma—a type of cancer of the lymphati…

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How Fruits and Vegetables Can Help Treat Asthma

In my video Preventing Asthma With Fruits and Vegetables, I highlighted an international study of asthma and allergies involving more than a million kids. The study found a consistent inverse relation…

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Are Any Dogs or Cats Really Hypoallergenic?

Day after day, allergy-suffering animal lovers comb breed descriptions in search of their Holy Grail: a hypoallergenic dog or cat — one that doesn't produce sniffling, sneezing, wheezing, itchy eyes…

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Love to Garden :) thanks for sharing.

Anne M Turmeric is mention. It one of the main ingredients in curry powder. Re read the article.

Heidi, "presented with text from the full study" Kuno-Sakai H, Kimura M. Removal of gelatin from…