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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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Pharmaceutical alert: Drug-induced health problems affect over 9 million older Americans

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(NaturalHealth365) Every year, 9.6 million older Americans experience adverse drug reactions. Yet, many people have no idea – because doctors don’t say anything – that their health issues were caused by taking drugs pushed by the pharmaceutical industry and the modern sick care system. So, many incidents of adverse reactions to these dangerous drugs are not reported, making the actual ... Read More »

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Deglycyrrhizinated licorice offers relief for heartburn, peptic ulcer disease and gastritis

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(NaturalHealth365) It may sound hard to believe, but an extract from a special type of licorice known as deglycyrrhizinated licorice (DGL licorice) can be extremely helpful for peptic ulcer, gastritis and heartburn. In fact, numerous studies have found it more effective than many antacid drugs. Peptic ulcers are commonly caused by acidic secretions of the stomach. However, they can also ... Read More »

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Extra virgin olive oil lowers risk of hip fractures and Alzheimer’s disease

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(Naturalhealth365) Over the past decade, the Mediterranean diet – with its focus on fish, extra virgin olive oil, whole grains, fresh fruits and vegetables – has become the darling of physicians and nutritionists for its ability to improve brain function and lower the risk of chronic diseases like, dementia and cancer. Much of the diet’s disease-fighting powers are provided courtesy ... Read More »

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Over-the-counter pain medication will LOWER the benefits of exercise, according to Stanford University research

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(NaturalHealth365) The benefits of exercise could be offset by some troubling side effects – especially if you take “after-workout” pain medication such as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), according to two recent studies. Stanford University researchers have determined that the combination of exercise and the use of NSAIDs for pain can overtax the kidneys and actually reduce muscle recovery times. For ... Read More »

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Heal peptic ulcer in 10 days with vitamin U

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(NaturalHealth365) In the late 1940s, Dr. Garnett Cheney, a professor of medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine, discovered the amazing ability of fresh cabbage juice to rapidly heal a peptic ulcer – and he attributed its powers to a substance he called “vitamin U.” In the seven decades since then, modern research has identified powerful antioxidant, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory ... Read More »

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Help your digestive system and prevent cancer with dietary nucleotides

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(NaturalHealth365) Nucleotides can be considered the “unsung hero” within the body – especially for the digestive system. And, although they are not well-known, they are essential to the creation of new DNA and RNA and are found in just about every cell in your body. New evidence points to their role in digestive repair as well as potential cancer prevention. ... Read More »

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7 safe and natural anti-inflammatory supplements

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(NaturalHealth365) To overcome inflammatory conditions like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and other joint and muscle conditions demands that we eventually adapt healthy dietary changes and the addition of anti-inflammatory supplements (as needed) to help reduce uncomfortable symptoms.  And, while millions of people tend to merely take drugs like nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) – they are often linked to unwanted side effects. ... Read More »

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Common pain medication increases risk of heart attack after only one week of usage

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(NaturalHealth365) In a stunning revelation, a recent study has shown that the common pain medication class called NSAIDs can raise heart attack risk by as much as 100 percent. All five NSAIDs (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) studied were found to increase heart attack risk significantly within the first week of use, said researchers. Risk of myocardial infarction from over the counter ... Read More »

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Ibuprofen linked to 30 percent increased risk of cardiac arrest

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(NaturalHealth365) The most commonly used non-prescription medications in the world, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs – or NSAIDs – are taken by up to 30 million people every day to reduce fever, pain, swelling and inflammation. But a new Danish study showing that the NSAID ibuprofen increases risk of cardiac arrest has researchers calling for sale restrictions on the popular drug. Please ... Read More »

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The right kind of turmeric can outperform many commonly used drugs

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(NaturalHealth365) Nearly all health experts and researchers agree that turmeric is a wonder spice with myriad healing properties – thousands of studies (and counting) have revealed its ability to prevent and treat over 600 different diseases and ailments. In fact, researchers have been pleasantly surprised to find that turmeric effects the body in 175 unique ways – as an anti-inflammatory, ... Read More »

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New Study: Sandalwood has DNA-destroying abilities against breast cancer

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(NaturalHealth365) Sandalwood has long been known for its cancer-healing effects, especially when it comes to breast cancer.  But the exact means through which this potent essential oil effects cancer cells has remained a mystery – until now. Research published just a few months ago points to how sandalwood heals breast cancer cells at the deepest level.  The research is stunning! ... Read More »

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