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6 Natural Alternatives to Popping Tylenol

If you are feeling a little achy, inflamed, or have a nagging headache, your first reaction may be to pop a couple Tylenol. However, a recent study has suggested that, for certain conditions, Tylenol …

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6 Ways to Fight Inflammation Naturally

Avoiding NSAIDS like Ibuprofen and naproxen because of their potential side effects? Here are botanical alternatives that may fit the bill. Even when we get our eating habits in order, we mig…

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Hot Sauce in the Nose for Cluster Headaches?

In a study entitled Secretion, Pain and Sneezing Induced by the Application of Capsaicin to the Nasal Mucosa in Man, researchers found that if you cut a hot pepper and rub it inside your nostrils, you…

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Daringly Spicy: Eating Peppers You Simply Cannot Handle

While some people have competitive sports, or feats of strength to prove their fortitude and resolve, there are others, albeit a small portion of the population that likes to show the world their brav…

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