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How Aging Affects Our Eyes and What We Can Do About It

Send to Kindle Typically, when we think about aging, stiff muscles, swollen joints, and wrinkled skin come to mind. But age can take a toll on our eyes, too — not only impairing our vision, but also causing blindness. Let’s take a look at some of these ocular challenges. The Most Common Age-Related Eye Issues […]

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Causes of Anemia: Contributing Factors for Low Hemoglobin

Send to Kindle Anemia is the most common blood disorder, affecting more than 3 million Americans. (Source)  Are you familiar with the causes of anemia? If not, this post may give you a better understanding of this prevalent condition and how it is manifested in the body. Your Blood & Red Blood Cells Whole blood is comprised of red […]

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Is Your Heartburn Medication a Health Risk?

Send to Kindle Chronic heartburn is not fun; either is choosing what to take for it. There are antacids, foaming agents, H2 blockers, prokinetics, Bismuth subsalicylate products and proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) … and then you have to consider the potential side effects of each. They are FDA approved, so that must mean they are […]

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Joint Care Tips for Healthy Aging

Send to Kindle It is most everyone’s dream to age gracefully, but it doesn’t just happen (for most of us, anyway). It takes some effort and the right attitude. You can make the aging process more positive by being proactive when it comes to joint care. Millions of Americans face joint pain as they age, but […]

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Men's Health Advice

Why Men Die Before Women – 6 Health Concerns & the Advice That Could Save Your Life

Send to Kindle The facts don’t lie. Men die earlier than women. But we’re not just talking about old age… Studies show male infants die more often than females. Little boys have a higher death and injury rate than little girls. The same goes for teens and males of any age group. Some experts say […]

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Win a Nutty Prize Package When You Take Our Health Nut Quiz

Send to Kindle There’s a lot to know about natural health, and there’s always more to learn. Trying to keep up with all of the new research and health news can drive you a little nutty! Here at Natural Healthy Concepts, we’re always learning something new and we’re nuts about sharing that information with you. For a […]

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7 Natural Ways to Get Help With Hemorrhoids

Send to Kindle Hemorrhoids might be embarrassing to discuss for many people, but it’s actually one of the most common ailments affecting at least half of the population by age 50. Besides, we all have them. It’s just a matter of whether yours ever get swollen and cause you grief. Hemorrhoids are a normal part […]

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Natural Healthy Concepts Took the Lyme Disease Challenge – Now You Should Too!

Send to Kindle There’s a new internet challenge going around that’s raising awareness for a serious illness and raising money for a worthy cause. It’s called the Lyme Disease Challenge. People all over the nation and the world are “Taking a Bite Out of Lyme.” That includes the team here at Natural Healthy Concepts. The […]

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6 Meatless Recipes to Try During March Madness

Send to Kindle Football fever may have died down after the Super Bowl, but March Madness is now in full swing – and that means it’s back to gathering with friends to watch the game and indulge in a lot of unhealthy – but surely delicious – foods. If you’ve created a bracket and entered […]

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Vitamin D, the Powerful “Sunshine” Nutrient

Send to Kindle Most of us are familiar with the basic benefits of vitamin D, such as healthy bones and good overall health. But vitamin D also helps with some processes of the body, including muscle function, the respiratory system, cardiovascular function, brain development and the immune system. What’s more exciting is that scientists are […]

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