Despite efforts to reduce or eliminate the number of potentially harmful chemicals in consumer products, the agriculture sector, and our waterways, people and companies still improperly use and dispose of these chemicals. Worse still is that many of these chemicals are resistant to biodegradation and will be with us for centuries. So despite your efforts […]
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What’s “Movember” and Why You Should Care?
Can you believe that itâs November already? What a great month! Itâs our chance to show our gratitude to the brave soldiers whoâve fought for our freedom on Veterans Day. Then, we get to feast on our favorite foods while spending quality time with friends and family on Thanksgiving. These two holidays are awesome, but […]
Epigenetics: Can You Control Your Genetic Destiny?
I hear this a lot, âMy entire family has diabetes and I know I am going to get it as well. What can I do if itâs all in my genes?â You can insert whatever disease that runs in your family â¦maybe it is cancer or heart disease or Alzheimerâs. It can be scary and […]
Curamin or CuraMed – Understanding the Difference
Â Itâs no surprise that Curamin and CuraMed are two of our best selling supplements – our customers love them. If you read our post on Curamin Benefits, you’ll see there’s not enough we can say about the benefits of the BCM-95Â® curcumin found in Curamin and Curamed. Thereâs just one problem â we find […]
Beating the Odds – 5 True Stories of Natural Health Success
Getting diagnosed with any sort of disease can be devastating. But it can also be a life-changing moment. You are forced to make major decisions, and you often have to drastically change your lifestyle. What we choose to do with our bodies when we’re faced with sickness makes a big difference. More and more people […]
5 Things You Should Know Before Getting a Colonoscopy
I confess, when I turned 50 I had a Colonoscopy. But I doubt Iâll have another. I had no problems with my procedure and the doctor was great, but like so many other medical screening procedures, I have come to question whether they are really for our benefit or just another profit maker for Big […]
Why You Should Join the Nonprofit Life Extension Foundation
Are you as passionate about natural health and wellness as I am? Do your beliefs in complimentary and alternative medicine ever make you feel you have no voice? When you joinÂ Life Extension, you join thousands of other like-minded people who not only have a voice, but also an impact in the natural health arena. I’ve […]
Omega 3 Fish Oil and the Prostate Cancer Controversy
“Eating a lot of oily fish or consuming omega supplements may not be good for a man’s health.” That’s the lead-in sentence in the article Omega 3 Fish Oils Linked to Prostate CancerÂ in Medical News Today. Rather attention-getting, isn’t it? Medical News Today reported on theÂ research paperÂ from The Journal of the National Cancer Institute,Â Plasma Phospholipid […]
Cancer Survivors Speak Out – Nutrition & Fitness Matter!
Unless you’re a cancer survivor or have a loved one who is, you probably didn’t know that the first Sunday in June isÂ National Cancer Survivor Day. Since I first wrote this post, I’ve known many more people who’ve been diagnosed with Cancer – it gets depressing.Â But, it’s good to be reminded of the people who’ve […]
What Causes Breast Pain?
Ever feel a pain in your breast that made you wonder if something was wrong? Â Our guest post is from Joyce Sobotta, Educator, Aromatherapist and Reflexologist, who has a lot to share about breast health. If you’re local, you can learn even more from Joyce at our Speaker Series on June 6th at 5:30 pm. […]