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Natural Remedy as Effective as Allergy Medication

Spring has sprung and with the warm weather comes bountiful buds and blooms on the plants that surround us.  Spring also brings plant allergens that can disrupt our enjoyment of nature's rebirth.  For…

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Relieve Allergies Naturally with Homeopathy

How homeopathic remedies, a healthy diet, and stress control can reduce allergic reactions and often eliminate them altogether What are Allergies? Allergies are an immune system response to subs…

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Is “Pine Nut Mouth” Real?

For me, there are two very unpleasant shocking discoveries that I associate with pine nuts (the edible seeds of pines -- family Pinaceae, genus Pinus). The first would have to be shopping for pine nut…

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Safety Nuts

Goober peas, pig nuts, monkey nuts, ground nuts, or just plain peanuts, whatever you want to call them; the lowly peanut is both the most egalitarian nut, as well as the most feared. While peanuts are…

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How My Intuition Healed My Son

By Monica Wilcox Dads and moms Some fathers bring the gift of rule-stretching to their parenting: sneaking out for an ice cream before dinner, showing PG-13 movies if they feature hyper-spac…

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4 FAQs About Food Sensitivity

Certain foods can cause food reactions or sensitivities which can effect your sleep cycle and many other elements of your health and wellness. Here are the four most frequently asked questions I get a…

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DIY Food Intolerance & Allergy Test

By Melissa Breyer, Senior Editor, Healthy & Green Living Unexplained headaches, fatigue, depression or weight problems? The culprit might be a food intolerance. In fact, the list of symptoms re…

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Nothing to Sneeze at: Rethinking Childhood Food Allergies

Over a decade ago, I put myself through college by working as a pre-school teacher at a well-equipped private school. The job was often challenging, as four year-olds can be, but one of the more nerve…

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