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Acetaminophen, asthma and COPD: What you need to know before it’s too late

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(NaturalHealth365) An assessment of data out of Nottingham, England from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey tracking 13,500 U.S. adults has determined frequent use of acetaminophen can lead to higher risk of asthma and COPD.  COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, is a potentially fatal progressive obstructive lung disease. (have you been warned by your doctor?) Acetaminophen, which ... Read More »

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Vitamin C intake drastically reduces the risk of COPD

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(NaturalHealth365) A new study has found antioxidants to be extremely helpful in supporting healthy lung functioning and preventing COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. COPD is a disease of the lungs that results in obstruction due to the airways becoming inflamed and thick. This in turn leads to progressive symptoms such as a persistent cough and shortness of breath. COPD ... Read More »

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Yoga relieves symptoms of COPD

(NaturalHealth365) For 24 million Americans with COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, simply drawing breath – something most of us take for granted – can be a struggle.  But a new study shows that an ancient healing practice – yoga – can alleviate symptoms and increase quality of life. According to research conducted by the Department of Pulmonary Medicine at ... Read More »

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Disinfectant use linked to lung disease

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(NaturalHealth365) Everyone has a natural instinct to avoid exposure to toxic chemicals. However, many make an exception when it comes to the popular use of disinfectant (cleaning) products. For example, one group of healthcare providers will be thinking twice about their habits – after reading this special report. A recent release by INSERM of Villejuif, France is connecting regular use ... Read More »

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Well-known big pharma drugs cause brain damage and increase dementia risk

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(NaturalHealth365) No doubt, conventional medicine is a big believer in ‘a pill for every ill’ and much of the general public gets affected by this mentality – on a daily basis. Of course, big pharma is the driving force behind this concept. Unfortunately, the increasing demand for more and more drugs is being linked to serious side effects – especially ... Read More »

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18 benefits of quercetin that are enhanced when combined with vitamin C

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(NaturalHealth365) Quercetin, a flavonoid found in leaves, seeds, flowers and fruit, is the plant kingdom’s first line of defense against threats – including infections and environmental toxins. Now, researchers are finding that this natural protector can extend an impressive range of benefits to humans as well – especially when it is used with vitamin C, a powerful antioxidant in its ... Read More »

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Halotherapy: The amazing healing power of salt

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(NaturalHealth365) Have you heard about halotherapy? “Halo” literally mean “salt” in Greek. For centuries, monks there and elsewhere in Europe used naturally-occurring “salt caverns” in their local regions for healing respiratory conditions and skin ailments as well as for energizing the mind. Now modern practitioners are getting into the act, offering “saltroom therapies” for modern conditions like COPD, asthma and ... Read More »

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Reduce stress and promote detoxification with one easy exercise

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(NaturalHealth365) Breathing is something that many of us take for granted. However, it’s likely that you’re not breathing deeply enough to reduce stress in your life and achieve optimal health. (keep reading for some surprising health news) Why is deep breathing so important?  It is estimated that the body rids itself of up to 70 percent of toxins through breathing. ... Read More »

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9 ways to stimulate your lymphatic system and boost immune function

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(NaturalHealth365) The lymphatic system is responsible for neutralizing toxins and purifying the body, all while transporting a precious cargo of infection-fighting cells. Yet, this life-sustaining group of nodes, glands and organs, is often overlooked or taken for granted. The truth is: a variety of factors – including poor diet, exposure to toxins, food allergies and sedentary lifestyle – can create ... Read More »

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Naturally reduce allergy symptoms and asthma attacks

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(NaturalHealth365) Great news for all those that suffer with allergy symptoms and asthma. If you’ve ever wondered why foods like blueberries, kale and broccoli are considered super foods, there is a particular potent, health supporting compound common that’s common to all of them: quercetin – which can help you to feel better! Quercetin is found in numerous leafy, deeply colored ... Read More »

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New discovery: Targeted oral probiotic destroys disease-causing bacteria in the mouth

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(NaturalHealth365) There is a strong and established link between oral health and overall health. If oral health suffers, the immune system is compromised. The mouth bacteria that are connected with periodontal disease can contribute to heart disease as well as kidney and liver problems, bone diseases and damaging effects to brain health. Dental problems are extremely common in the Western ... Read More »

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3 natural ways to eliminate asthma

(NaturalHealth365) Asthma has become one of the biggest health problems for kids and adults. And, although conventional treatment options may provide temporary relief of some symptoms, there is increasing evidence that these asthma medications actually increase the risk of future attacks. After all, these drugs never get to the true cause of any respiratory problems. Fortunately, in the natural health ... Read More »

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