Reading On A Computer or Other Mobile Device Screen Before Bed Might Be Killing You

Written by Bobby Davis You are probably aware of the fact that being exposed to a screen light before going to bed can seriously disrupt your sleep, but what you probably don’t know is that reading on a screen can bring even more dangers to your health. According to a new research from Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, published…

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Aspartame Being Re-Branded As AminoSweet: The Next Chapter In Aspartame’s Dangerous History — Don’t Be Deceived

Written by Christina Sarich There’s been much talk about the dangers of Aspartame for quite some time now. It is a dangerous artificial sweetener found in many of the foods we consume every day, including soft drinks, chewing gum, breakfast cereals, and jams. Now, it’s important to know that aspartame may be disguised as a new name in your favorite foods – aminosweet….

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Is Your Joint Pain, Arthritis Coming From the Gut? Studies

Written by David Kohn Scientists don’t know what causes rheumatoid arthritis, but many suspect that the microbiome—the bacteria that live in our gastrointesntial tracts—may be to blame. Doctors aren’t entirely sure what triggers rheumatoid arthritis, a disease in which the body turns on itself to attack the joints, but an emerging body of research is focusing on a potential culprit:…

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Your First Aid Homeopathy Kit For The Flu: 13 Useful Remedies

Written By Evelia Morell Berti There are many effective flu treatments in homeopathy. These are essential remedies that should be known about and kept in your first aid kit. Incubation phase The incubation phase lasts between 18 and 36 hours and, in some cases, up to three days. The symptoms that appear during this phase are general malaise, sudden cold, coughs,…

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Gardening With Fish: Three Types Of Aquaponics Systems

Written by Off Grid Quest Aquaponics is a system of cultivation that is starting to become much better known, both in terms of commercial agricultural production and the smaller scale of the permaculture gardener. It is appealing to both because it is a system that requires very little input in order to function well, and produces two types of food…

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Has Stanford University Found A Cure For Alzheimer’s Disease?

Written By Sarah Knapton, Science Editor A drug which boosts the brain’s immune response may prevent or cure Alzheimer’s disease, scientists believe. Alzheimer’s could be prevented and even cured by boosting the brain’s own immune response, scientists at Stanford University believe. Researchers discovered that nerve cells die because cells which are supposed to clear the brain of bacteria, viruses and dangerous…

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Melatonin — A Surprising Treatment Option For Ebola Virus

Written by Carolanne Wright A new report published in the Journal of Pineal Research states that an over-the-counter supplement might be one of our best defenses against the Ebola virus. Widely known as a remedy that encourages normal sleep-wake cycles, melatonin is readily available for purchase online or at local drug stores. And yet, researchers have long recognized that melatonin…

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Fast Track Method To Regenerate Your Entire Immune System In 72 Hours — And It’s Safe

Written by Nick Meyer The immune system is something that is highly misunderstood not just by everyday people but also by the many conventional doctors who we depend on for health advice. Most people resort to things like synthetic vitamins and medicines (ignoring better natural alternatives) to deal with colds and improve immunity, but the cycle of sickness always seems…

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Thicken And Regrow Hair, Eyelashes And Eyebrows With Castor Oil — Works Wonders

Castor oil is often overlooked for its benefits for the skin and hair because of its extremely thick and sticky consistency.  However, if you’re looking for a cheap, natural remedy for several common skin and hair complaints, then castor oil is definitely worth your time. Castor oil for regrowing and thickening hair, eyelashes and eyebrows I first stumbled on castor…

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Colorado Doctor Finds Way To Effectively Treat Common Vertigo Without Drugs

Written by Dr. Carol Foster More than seven million people in the U.S. suffer from vertigo with 50,000 in the Denver area alone. The symptoms include feeling surroundings spinning when nothing is moving. Now there’s a new do-it-yourself way to treat the most common form of vertigo. CBS4 Health Specialist Kathy Walsh met the doctor who discovered the maneuver. Dr. Carol…

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New Food Safety Rules Could Cost You Big Money — FDA Food Safety And Modernization Act

Written by Lisa Munniksma The Food and Drug Administration created waves in all sectors of agriculture, but especially among small-scale farmers, in January 2013 with its rules proposal for the Food Safety and Modernization Act. The agency asked for comments on the rules, which are officially known as “Standards for the Growing, Harvesting, Packing and Holding of Produce for Human…

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30 Uses For Wood Ashes You Never Thought About

Written by Tina of Humble Lore 1. Make lye water out of ash. You can boil 2-3 spoons of ash (clean white/grey fluffy ash) with water and then filter it with a coffee filter. Lye water is a great cleaning agent and sanitizer for clothes, floors, windows, silverware, plates, and even rust in marble. You can also make lye by adding the…

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What A Shaman Sees In A Mental Hospital

Written by Stephanie Marohn with Malidoma Patrice Somé The Shamanic View of Mental Illness In the shamanic view, mental illness signals “the birth of a healer,” explains Malidoma Patrice Somé. Thus, mental disorders are spiritual emergencies, spiritual crises, and need to be regarded as such to aid the healer in being born. What those in the West view as mental illness, the Dagara…

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10 Foods To Fight Candida

Written by Dr. Amy Meyers — MindBodyGreen Do you suffer from mood swings, seasonal allergies, digestive issues, or frequent yeast infections? If so, you may have Candida overgrowth. Candida is one of the scientific names for yeast, which is a form of fungus. A very small amount naturally resides in your mouth and intestines to aid digestion, but your medications,…

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The Official Prepper Profile Quiz – Find Out What Kind of Prepper YOU Are!

Written by Dan Carpenter: The Daily Prep Prepper nomenclature is a funny thing. Really… Within the same very tightly-knit group of people, you have some folks that refer to themselves as “survivalists”, while other people hate that label, and instead, bill themselves as “preppers”, “homesteaders”, or 100 other names. Some of the hair-splitting does seem a little humorous, particularly to…

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10 Underused Places To Store Your Long Term Emergency Survival Food

Written by Dan Carpenter: The Daily Prep For most people, building out food storage can be a little overwhelming. It’s an expense, and it requires figuring out some answers to questions—what kind of food to store, when it needs to be rotated, how much to buy per person, and more. One of the biggest hang-ups of them all though, is…

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