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Gene editing will put experimental Franken-foods on store shelves SOONER than expected

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(NaturalHealth365) The biotech industry wants us to believe that gene editing technology will help to create fruits and vegetables with a longer shelf life; raspberries in luscious shades of violet and even peach-flavored strawberries. But, will all these ‘Franken-food’ creations really be healthy for us? Many experts warn that not enough is known about the long-term effects on health of ... Read More »

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Leafy greens linked to a LOWER risk of macular degeneration

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(NaturalHealth365) Macular degeneration, a leading cause of vision loss in Americans 60 years and older, affects as many as 11 million people in the United States – and experts predict the number will double to almost 22 million by 2050. Now, new research shows that you may be able to lower your odds of developing this potentially debilitating eye condition ... Read More »

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NEW study: Eating organic food lowers cancer risk

(NaturalHealth365) New research out of France has found that eating organic foods – free of toxic chemicals like glyphosate – is a key lifestyle choice that can help with avoiding a cancer diagnosis. While there may be a (slim) genetic component to cancer, lowering cancer risk is largely accomplished by making good lifestyle choices.  On top of diet: not smoking, ... Read More »

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Taurine reduces age-related memory loss

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(NaturalHealth365) Taurine, an amino acid-like substance essential to health, is an ‘unsung hero’ within the nutritional world.  But, its importance is almost beyond belief. So under-recognized is taurine, in fact, that scientists and researchers refer to it as “the best amino acid you’ve never heard of.”  Today, we intend to shine a light on this potent amino acid. Exciting research ... Read More »

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Childhood vision problems negatively alter brain function, new study finds

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(NaturalHealth365) Amblyopia – known as lazy eye – is the leading vision disorder in childhood, affecting as many as 3 out of 100 kids.  And, if left untreated, it can persist into adulthood. It should be noted that this condition involves more than just the eyes.  In fact, new research reveals how abnormal vision can negatively affect brain function in childhood. ... Read More »

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Proper vitamin C levels reduce the risk of cognitive impairment and poor metabolic function

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(NaturalHealth365) According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), two out of three adults in the United States are overweight or obese – and a staggering 100 million plus have diabetes or prediabetes.  In addition, 15 to 20 percent of Americans over age 65 suffer with mild cognitive impairment (a slight, but noticeable, decline in memory and thinking ... Read More »

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Milk thistle protects against COPD caused by secondhand smoke

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(NaturalHealth365) According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 15.7 million people suffer from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) – a serious respiratory condition which can cause scarring of the lungs, narrowing of the airway and extreme difficulty breathing. Taking enough milk thistle – on a regular basis – can help protect you from harm. (But, don’t ... Read More »

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Coconut oil attacked by Harvard professor: The truth behind the propaganda

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(NaturalHealth365) In the mid-1990s, coconut oil was (unjustly) vilified for its high content of saturated fat – and for allegedly contributing to heart disease.  However, nearly two decades later, this tropical oil had become the darling of nutritionists, holistic physicians and health enthusiast alike. But, now in a whiplash-inducing shift, coconut oil is under attack yet again – this time ... Read More »

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Physical activity ALERT: 2 weeks of sedentary behavior can trigger diabetic symptoms

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(NaturalHealth365) Researchers have long warned that a trio of factors – obesity, poor dietary habits and a lack of physical activity – lies at the root of the national epidemic of type 2 diabetes. Diabetes, which currently affects over 30 million people in the United States, is the sixth leading cause of death in the nation. Another 84 million Americans ... Read More »

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WiFi and cell phone radiation increases the risk of miscarriages by almost 50 percent

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(NaturalHealth365) Cell phones, laptops and tablets are becoming all too common – throughout the world.  In fact, many people would venture to say, ‘they can’t live’ without these devices.  Yet, disturbing new scientific evidence suggests that magnetic field radiation from WiFi and cell phones could potentially jeopardize one of the most personal and precious connections of all – pregnancy and ... Read More »

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Heartburn relief with d-limonene, clinical studies reveal

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(NaturalHealth365) According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC), sixty percent of the adult population of the United States will experience some type of gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD, within a 12-month period – with 20 to 30 percent experiencing weekly symptoms.  Commonly referred to as heartburn, GERD costs sufferers a staggering $8 billion a year in prescription and ... Read More »

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Tame autoimmune disease by effectively raising your glutathione levels

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(NaturalHealth365) Over 23 million Americans are currently living with autoimmune disease, which encompasses such varied conditions as multiple sclerosis, lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, thyroiditis, inflammatory bowel disease and celiac disease. The incidence of autoimmune conditions has risen alarmingly over the past few decades – for instance, researchers at the Mayo Clinic found that young people are over four times more likely ... Read More »

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