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  • Increase of Kidney Stones | Natural Health Blog
    2/27/2018
    New research suggests that cases of kidney stones appear to be on the rise in both men and women.  Find out why and how you can prevent kidney stones...
  • Acne & Mental Health | Natural Health Blog
    2/24/2018
    Anyone who has dealt with problem skin (acne) knows it can hurt your self-esteem, and new research suggests that it might take a serious psychological toll as well.
  • 2/22/2018
    Thirty years ago, when we got sick, we waited for the doctor to figure out what was wrong. The internet, of course, changed all that. It takes mere seconds now to get thousands of tidbits of information regarding whatever symptom you’ve noticed. But is it accurate? Find out more...
  • Prevent Dementia, Be Positive | Mental Health Blog
    2/20/2018
    New research suggests that it’s important to focus on the positive aspects of your life because that might be a key factor in preventing cognitive decline over the years. Learn more...
  • Migraines Cause Heart Disease | Natural Health Blog
    2/17/2018
    It seems that migraine sufferers may face long-term and potentially deadly problems. According to new research, experiencing these headaches could also mean an increased chance of heart attacks, stroke, and more.
  • 2/15/2018
    Popular intelligence tells us that once mental decline starts, Alzheimer’s is like a locomotive that derails brain function in a irreversible trajectory. But must that be necessarily so?  Is there hope for reversing damage done once Alzheimer’s starts?
  • Breast Self Exams | Natural Health Blog
    2/13/2018
    New research that suggests that women who aren’t happy with their breasts might not be willing to perform even the simplest of routine checks on them.  Learn more...
  • Health Benefits Physical Touch | Natural Health Blog
    2/10/2018
    Sadly, many of us don’t enjoy nearly enough physical contact in a typical day, and that, perhaps, is a key component of health that medicine overlooks. 
  • National Almond Day | Natural Health Blog
    2/7/2018
    Coming right on the heels of the love day, National Almond Day is February 16th. It may not receive anywhere near the same fanfare, but we think you’ll agree that almonds deserve some form of recognition.
  • Why Probiotics in Pregnancy | Natural Health Blog
    2/6/2018
    If you are pregnant, be sure to add probiotics to your diet.  New research suggests that they may help prevent two serious complications.
  • Health Dangers of Loneliness | Natural Health Blog
    2/3/2018
    Today, loneliness is a major public health problem, and one that becomes more problematic by the year. Continuing research adds dimension to the scope of the issue...
  • Ibuprofen Negatively Impacts Fertility | Natural Health Blog
    2/1/2018
    According to new research, taking ibuprofen might be negatively impacting your fertility. Learn more...
  • Sauna for Heart Health | Heart Health Blog
    1/30/2018
    If you have access to a sauna, enjoy it while you can as it can also be good for your heart!  Find out how...
  • Better Sleep with To-Do Lists | Natural Sleep Blog
    1/27/2018
    New research suggests that there’s a surprisingly simple solution that might improve your slumber every night.
  • 1/25/2018
    People have been smoking Fentanyl pain patches, many times with deadly consequences.
  • Cancer Risk Working Night Shift | Alternative Cancer Remedies Blog
    1/23/2018
    Do you work the night shift?  There may be health issues associated with working overnight, including new evidence that it might be linked to certain types of cancer.
  • Hazardous Bacteria Inside Your Car | Natural Health Blog
    1/20/2018
    Do you eat, drink, and spill in your car? Aside from the aesthetic nightmare created by driving around in a pigpen and the humiliation if discovered by your mother or your boss, you might actually be creating a health risk in your own driver’s seat, even if the car stays parked in your garage.
  • Asthma Due to Weight | Children's Health Blog
    1/18/2018
    Carrying excess weight at a young age opens the door to a range of health issues. One less known problem is asthma. Learn more...
  • Pressure to be Perfect | Teen Health Blog
    1/16/2018
    People like to complain, “what’s the matter with kids today?” Is it possible that this difficult period of life has gotten even harder in recent years?
  • FAQs About Flu Season | Natural Health Blog
    1/13/2018
    Flu season is here with a vengence. Read five quick tips to help you make wise decisions about prevention and treatment.
  • 1/11/2018
    While it can be very nice to unwind at the end of a long day with a glass of wine, it’s important to keep in mind that this is not a calorie-free endeavor. Find out why those drinks come at such a high caloric cost.
  • lab grown brain
    1/9/2018
    scientists have now figured out how to grow mini human brains from scratch. While it’s “mind-blowing," the more startling development is that some of those brains have been successfully implanted into various non-human critters!
  • Health Benefits of True Friends | Natural Health Blog
    1/5/2018
    Friends are a valuable resource in so many ways emotionally and mentally.  And now new research suggests that having friends might help you avoid diabetes.
  • How To Boost Brainpower | Mental Health Blog
    1/3/2018
    What is the number one thing you can do 10 minutes before a test, lecture, speech, or anything that involves brainpower?  Find out...
  • basket of apples
    1/2/2018
    A new study found that greater consumption of both tomatoes and apples is associated with healthier lungs that show fewer signs of age-related damage.

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