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4 Everyday Toxins That Age You

The phrase "age is just a number" is bandied about by everyone from fitness gurus to life coaches, but there is an undeniable element of truth to the tired cliché. Men and women in their 90s and 100s …

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Apple Extract Shows Promise Against Cancer

The adage, “an apple a day keeps the doctor away,” might not be far from the truth particularly if you’re battling cancer, according to new research in the International Journal of Biological Macromol…

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Could Mistletoe Help Heal Cancer?

According to ScienceDaily, Nov. 30, 2012, it seems that the age old traditional Christmas decoration, Mistletoe, has the potential to play a vital role as an alternative therapy for sufferers of colon…

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Do You Need a Body to Do Yoga?

From the confines of a hospital bed, what options do you have to move around? Wires, tubes, sheets, and monitors all conspire to keep the body still and safe, but the inactivity can be agonizing. Man…

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Off the Top of My Head…Literally

There's a life lesson growing out of my head. I don't care about fashion and I don't keep up with the latest trends, but I do like to be well groomed and presentable. So, when the hair on my head b…

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‘Did You Beat Cancer?’ They Want To Know

Living with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer (#19 in a series) You never know what's going to happen when you find a lump in your breast. You hope it's inconsequential because most breast lumps are. …

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Chinese Medicine Improves Blood Cell Counts for Cancer Patients

by Kath Bartlett, MS, LAc, Co-Editor Of Acupuncture/TCM on Allthingshealing.com Editor's Note from Kath Bartlett: Chinese medicine is becoming more accepted as adjunctive treatment for cancer pati…

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Inspiration, Survivor, Miracle: An Amazing Life

Told her odds of survival were less than one percent, 31 year-old Alyssa Phillips took up the challenge and set out to beat those odds. Diagnosed with stage IV cervical neuroendocrine cancer, the …

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20 Reasons to Love Bacteria

It may come as a surprise to learn that there are any reasons to love bacteria, but after poring through medical journals, I found that there are at least 20 reasons to love probiotic (health-supp…

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Cancer Battle Plan Phase 2: Chemotherapy

Living with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer (#10 in a series) I discovered a large lump in my breast on October 14, and had a mastectomy on November 10. Two weeks later, it was time to meet with…

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Thank you for the recipe.:))

Love the dogs and magic, looks on their faces are just so authentic. And all of them got treats, so …

Good reminders, thanks.