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How To Benefit From This Superfood

If you aren't eating flaxseed every day already, find out how! Check out how to buy the very best flax for your body and how to use it in your baking and cooking. It seems like everyone has he…

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4 Reasons Your Body Loves Flaxseed

Flaxseeds have been cultivated for their health benefits for 5,000 years. They've been around for ages, but only in the last few decades has nutritional science realized just how good they are fo…

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Flaxseeds & Breast Cancer Survival

A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial of flaxseeds in breast cancer patients found that flaxseeds appear to have the potential to reduce tumor growth in just a matter of weeks.…

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Flaxseeds for Breast Cancer Prevention

Just a teaspoon of ground flaxseeds a day may protect against breast cancer. In 1980 a new compound was discovered in human urine. Researchers called it compound X. Originally it was thought to be …

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Can Flaxseeds Help Sensitive Skin?

Instead of treating sensitive skin topically, with lotions and creams, why not treat it from the inside out with diet? About half of the American population says they have sensitive skin, defined l…

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Can Flaxseeds Help Treat Diabetes?

Drug companies hope to capitalize on the fact that the consumption of certain plants appears to lower the risk of diabetes by isolating these plants' active components for use and sale as pharmacologi…

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Flaxseeds for Prostate Cancer

Why is there such a huge disparity in prostate cancer rates around the world? The incidence of malignant prostate cancer is highest in African Americans, some 30 times greater than in Japanese men, an…

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Lentil Almond Burgers

These vegetarian burgers are just the thing to have on hand if you're rushing around or have company for the holidays. Keep them in the fridge or freezer, and pull them out to have on buns or on their…

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Cold Weather Boost for Pets

Keeping warm in cold weather is easy enough for us, we can always add a few more layers for comfort--not so easy if you're a dog or a cat. According to New Choices in Natural Healing for Dogs and Cats…

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Food Synergy: 5 Dynamic Duos for Healing

If you knew that cherries and alfalfa sprouts together could lower your cholesterol, would you try to make up a dish that worked with them both? A salad with sprouts and cherries could work. Here are …

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