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10 Probiotic-Rich Foods to Supercharge Your Diet

Most people know that yogurt (at least the unsweetened kind with live cultures) is a healthy option, but few people consider the many other foods rich in beneficial bacteria or yeasts that help boost …

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5 Holistic Remedies for Back-to-School Sniffles

Sniffles and coughs might seem an inevitable result of our children heading back to school, however it doesn’t have to be that way. With a few boosters for our immune systems, we can stay healthy and …

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Here’s Why You’re Bloated

It happens to all of us. Even if you make healthy choices about what you put in your body, filling up with leafy greens, quinoa, and organic grass-fed meat, sometimes you end the day with…a food baby.…

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Does Eating Miso Help Protect Against Radiation?

Since the Fukushima nuclear disaster a few years ago, one of the common questions I hear is “does miso really protect against radiation?” The answer is “yes” and “no.” If you’re not familiar with m…

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New Hope for Arthritis Sufferers

Anyone who has experienced the debilitating pain and inflammation of arthritis will tell you how much these symptoms can rob a person of the joy of living. Arthritis pain can interfere with the abilit…

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In Praise of Yogurt

While yogurt is perhaps the most widely-known and used fermented food in North America and parts of Europe, the yogurt fad is not a new one. We have been obsessed with yogurt for thousands of years. …

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10 Natural Remedies for Yeast Infections

Yeast infections are probably the most un-fun topic ever, but it's something that most women (and some men) will experience within their lifetime. Here are 10 natural remedies for yeast infections tha…

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The Overlooked Nutrient for Bone and Heart Health

Most people know that calcium is needed for strong bones and that magnesium is essential to a healthy heart, but few people consider the importance of vitamin K2. Actually, few people have even heard …

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9 Surprising Ways Yogurt Gives Your Health a Serious Boost

There is no question that yogurt is one of the most commonly enjoyed fermented foods in our diet. In addition to being delicious, there are many other reasons to make yogurt (non-dairy versions includ…

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Gluten Found in ‘Gluten-Free’ Probiotics – Surprised?

A recent analysis of the most popular probiotics discovered that more than half of these supplements contained trace amounts of gluten, according to investigators at the Celiac Disease Center at Colum…

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