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9 Ways Climate Change is Making Us Sick

And five ways we can protect ourselves... Yes, climate change is causing hurricanes, droughts and making sea level rise. But it's also making us sick. Illnesses related to a warming planet are on t…

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Lyme Disease is Spreading. Here’s How to Protect Yourself

Lyme disease is on the rise. According to researchers from the Dalla Lana School of Public Health in Toronto, Canada, lyme disease incidence increased about 80% in the United States between 1993 and 2…

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6 Diseases Ticks Are Spreading Besides Lyme

When you hear the word "tick," you probably think Lyme disease. But it turns out that ticks spread several diseases in addition to Lyme that the federal Centers for Disease Control are worried about. …

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Why Is Lyme Disease Not Just Tick-Borne Anymore?

  Some experts feel that almost everyone has been exposed to Lyme disease and may have it in one way, shape or form. Whether that's true or not is up for debate, but clearly there are those…

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What’s that Pain?: Sources of Joint Pain

Persistent joint pain is a sign of... something. Your doctor will figure out what's wrong--but first, watch this video to learn about the possible culprits.…

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Treating Lyme Disease Naturally

It may begin with flu like symptoms, headache, chills, and body pains. That is, if you're lucky enough to know you've been bitten by an infected tick. However, some people won't know, because Lyme…

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Lizard Species Reduces Lyme Disease

The Western fence lizard's blood contains a protein that kills the bacteria responsible for causing Lyme Disease. Borrelia burgdorferi is the bacteria and pathogen found in the guts of Western black-l…

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Sauna Health Benefits & Tips

For many of us a visit to a sauna is considered a spa-like luxury to be enjoyed on rare occasions as a special treat.  However, as long demonstrated by Finnish culture, saunas can be a regular part of…

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Healing the World with Good Vibration

It was desperation that propelled me to explore healing with vibration. This was 1997. I hadn't been able to sit at my desk and write for a few months. I had just finished 18 months of antibiotics fo…

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I hadn't even thought of the GMO issues of soy, this may be a challenge.

Squashercize for fitness and fun. I wonder if someone will show him it's edible too.

Thank You for very interesting comparison =)

OMG, one more food thing to watch out for...sometimes being a part of this world bums me out!

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