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  • Nano Silver: Protection from Ebola

    Nano Silver: Protection from Ebola

    Did You Know… that a study funded by the Department of Defense in 2009 showed that Nano Silver inhibits the Ebola virus… and yet the findings of this life-saving study have not been made [...]

  • Eat More Beans and Live Longer!

    Eat More Beans and Live Longer!

    Did You Know…that people who eat more beans live longer—and canned beans count? Recent research suggests that how many beans you eat is a strong predictor of how long you’ll live.  [...]

  • Schisandra: The Five Flavored Berry

    Schisandra: The Five Flavored Berry

    Did You Know…one unusual super-berry is a legendary secret weapon? Unlike other well known super fruits (think goji or acai, for instance), the berries of the Schisandra chinesis are not destined to [...]

  • Turmeric for Depression

    Turmeric for Depression

    Did You Know.. that turmeric treats depression as effectively as anti-anxiety meds like Prozac? A culinary spice that flavors curries and other exotic dishes, turmeric has also been used medicinally in [...]

  • The Danger of Plastic Water Bottles

    The Danger of Plastic Water Bottles

    Did You Know… that when you drink warm water from plastic bottles, you’re drinking two very dangerous chemicals? The danger of plastic water bottles can be tracked to two chemicals: bisphenol [...]

Breaking News

Lack of Access to Quality Care Increases Cancer Risk

Lack of Access to Quality Care Increases Cancer Risk

This just in: Harvard researchers have discovered that nearly 1 in 20 cancer patients die within a month of surgery…a much higher percentage of death than that cited by previous [...]

World's Best Kept Health Secrets

Get Healthier With Self Empowerment

Get Healthier With Self Empowerment

The link between a sense of self empowerment and health is one that doctors are only recently starting to recognize. There are different definitions and interpretations of the word empowerment [...]

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Ginseng – the Fountain of Youth?

Ginseng – the Fountain of Youth?

For over 5,000 years the Chinese have esteemed ginseng for its ability to increase one’s energy, cognitive ability, mood, and sexual drive. One elderly Chinese man urged, “Don’t waste ginseng [...]

5-Minute Health Tip: Rejuvenate with Aromatherapy

5-Minute Health Tip: Rejuvenate with Aromatherapy

Draw out extracts of essential oils from the roots, leaves, seeds, and blossoms of plants, and what do you have? The magic of aromatherapy come to life! Aromatherapy is a [...]

Fact or Myth: Low Vitamin D Levels Are Linked to Parkinson’s

Fact or Myth: Low Vitamin D Levels Are Linked to Parkinson’s

This is a FACT. Recent research flips the script. Having low vitamin D levels isn’t a symptom of Parkinson’s disease (as previously espoused) but a cause! Parkinson’s disease, a neurodegenerative [...]

5-Minute Health Tip: Put on the Pinhole Glasses

5-Minute Health Tip: Put on the Pinhole Glasses

Vision is one of the first senses to succumb to aging’s effects. But you don’t have to accept vision loss as a natural part of the aging process. You can [...]

Fact or Myth: Eating Spicy Foods Causes Ulcers

Fact or Myth: Eating Spicy Foods Causes Ulcers

This is a MYTH. For decades, medical professionals attributed ulcers to causes such as eating spicy foods, chronic stress, tobacco, alcohol and other less-than-optimal lifestyle habits. A common prescription for [...]

Grapefruit Juice May Help You Lose Weight

Grapefruit Juice May Help You Lose Weight

Grapefruit juice has been touted as a weight loss aid since the 1930s, when it gained notoriety as part of the Hollywood Diet. Studies have suggested that a fat-burning enzyme [...]

5-Minute Health Tip: Dip into Argan Oil

5-Minute Health Tip: Dip into Argan Oil

A Moroccan treasure that made a splash on the anti-aging beauty scene a few years ago, argan oil is a must have in your anti-aging arsenal…and not just for aesthetics, [...]