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THE REAL CAUSE OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

THE REAL CAUSE OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

PART ONE: A New Theory of Alzheimer’s Disease As the boomers (including me) age, it is estimated that Alzheimer’s disease (AD) will ultimately affect one in four people. Currently there is considered to be no conventional medical cure for the condition, and even the current theory as to what causes it turns out to be… Continue Reading

Probiotic Therapy

Probiotic Therapy

Up until modern times, every culture has traditionally consumed an unpasteurized, fermented food, a natural way of getting probiotics into their bodies. And now, especially in the West, fermented foods are experiencing a strong resurgence in popularity, as probiotic health benefits are being fully appreciated. Fermented Foods Historically, in Europe, different groups produced and consumed… Continue Reading

Probiotic Therapy

Probiotic Therapy

Up until modern times, every culture has traditionally consumed an unpasteurized, fermented food, a natural way of getting probiotics into their bodies. And now, especially in the West, fermented foods are experiencing a strong resurgence in popularity, as probiotic health benefits are being fully appreciated. Fermented Foods Historically, in Europe, different groups produced and consumed… Continue Reading

10 Reasons You Need Silica

10 Reasons You Need Silica

The mineral Silica, in supplement form, is most often sold as a beauty aid because it improves skin elasticity, and hair and nail growth. But silica also has a host of other functions in the body, including keeping bones strong, and maintaining a healthy cardiovascular system. When you add all that up, silica qualifies as… Continue Reading

Testing For Vitamin B12

Testing For Vitamin B12

You think you may have a B12 deficiency, maybe because you have some of the symptoms listed below, maybe because you are just fatigued all of the time, or maybe just because you have mental fog too often. Your doctor tells you your lab results indicate that your B12 levels are fine, and you rest… Continue Reading

B12 Supplementation: Not Just for the Elderly

B12 Supplementation: Not Just for the Elderly

There are many people unknowingly dealing with the negative effects of vitamin B12 deficiency, never thinking that this may be a health issue simply because they are not yet elderly. Yet a number of factors can predispose us to poor B12 absorption, including certain ailments, genetic mutations, prescription drugs, and restricted diets. Let’s have a… Continue Reading

Green Tea Protects Us From Radiation, EMF’s And Alzheimer’s

Green Tea Protects Us From Radiation, EMF’s And Alzheimer’s

I have lately become convinced that Green Tea is one of the most valuable foods/herbs that we can ingest on a daily basis, for ensuring optimal health and longevity. Green tea has already proven itself to be an amazing substance, being pretty much anti-everything bad. It is: anti-inflammatory, anti-carcinogenic, anti-bacterial, anti-viral, and a powerful antioxidant. … Continue Reading

Preventing The Flu Naturally – Part 3

Preventing The Flu Naturally – Part 3

The Anti-Viral Properties of Astragalus and Green Tea THE BENEFITS OF ASTRAGALUS In the previous blog in this series I examined the anti-viral and immune-enhancing properties of medicinal mushrooms, specifically the 6 mushrooms found in our IMMUNESTART product. Backing up the medicinal mushroom compounds found in IMMUNESTART is the herb Astragalus, treasured for centuries for… Continue Reading

Preventing the Flu Naturally – Part 2

Preventing the Flu Naturally – Part 2

Medicinal Mushrooms for Natural Flu and Cold Prevention As I noted in Preventing the Flu Naturally Part One, the most important thing to avoid all illness, not just the flu, is to keep your “terrain” healthy. This means maintaining a healthy diet, and eating more alkaline foods rather than acidic ones. But, if an invader… Continue Reading

Preventing the Flu Naturally

Preventing the Flu Naturally

Part One: Fortify Your Defenses I am not one to recommend the flu vaccine, believing it to be counterproductive to good health, (research Thimerosal, a mercury-based preservative found in flu vaccines), and of little value in actually preventing the flu. Vaccination theory is as contentious as religion, and people tend to believe in it or… Continue Reading

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