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The Sleep Disorder that May Be a Sign of Dementia

If you have a tendency to act out your dreams during deep sleep, your brain health may be in jeopardy. Anywhere from 81 to 90 percent of people with rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder (RBD)…

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How Dietary Toxins are Linked to Essential Hand Tremor

Essential tremor, affecting 1 in 25 adults over 40 and up to 1 in 5 of those in their 90's, is one of the most common neurological diseases. In addition to the potentially debilitating hand tremor, th…

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Exposure to Monsanto’s Roundup Pesticide Doubles Cancer Risk

The International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health found a link between some pesticides and a significantly increased risk of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma—a type of cancer of the lymphati…

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7 Tips for Parkinson’s Relief

Do you or a loved one suffer from Parkinson's disease? While the disease can be devastating, there are many small changes you can make to alleviate pain and discomfort in the daily life of the Parkins…

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Caffeine: the New Treatment for Parkinson’s?

We already know that drinking coffee and other caffeinated beverages can lessen a person's overall risk for getting Parkinson's disease, but what if a person already suffers from it? A new study fr…

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Ayahuasca: An Amazonian Healing Plant

by Michael Wiese, Contributor to Shamanism on Allthingshealing.com Editor's Note from Peter Clark: Michael Wiese has had some incredible experiences with the spirit and physical effects of Ayahuasc…

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Spice Proven to Speed Metabolism, Fight Cancer

Turmeric is not just for curries anymore.  New research by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) found the key ingredient in the spice turmeric, curcumin, enhances the activity of the cel…

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13 Healing Powers of Lemons

If you're not getting fresh lemons into your diet, you may want to reconsider after reading the many health benefits of lemons, lemon juice, pith (the white part), or zest (skin). Here are 13 amazi…

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8 Reasons to Drink Coffee

According to research, the potential benefits of caffeine for maintenance of proper brain functioning has only recently begun to be appreciated. Proper brain functioning? Those of us who stumble blind…

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Harry Potter Author Donates Millions to Multiple Sclerosis Research

Harry Potter author J. K. Rowling recently donated £10,000,000 to multiple sclerosis (MS) research -- that translates into more than $15 million U.S. dollars. The money will go to the Anne Rowling …

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