Author Archives: Rebecca Jacobs

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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The link between low magnesium and type 2 diabetes, researchers discover

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(Naturalhealth365) According to U.S. government ‘health’ statistics, over 30 million adults in the United States are living with type 2 diabetes. And, an astounding one third of all American adults will have developed the disease by the year 2050 – if current trends continue.  Yet, most people remain uninformed about the link between low magnesium and the risk of developing ... Read More »

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Maqui berry extract reduces dangerous blood sugar spikes

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(NaturalHealth365) Over 30 million Americans currently have diabetes, while 84 million more have prediabetes, or elevated blood sugar that can lead to diabetes within two years. Normally, we’re told through the ‘lamestream media’ that drugs are the only way to properly deal with this issue. Yet, we know of many ways to stabilize blood sugar (without drugs!) – like consuming ... Read More »

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Migraine relief found with 3 valuable nutrients

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(Naturalhealth365) Migraine headaches affect about 12 percent of the United States population, according to the Migraine Research Foundation.  As any migraine sufferer knows, these uniquely painful headaches can be debilitating – and can last up to three days. Fortunately, a trio of safe (and effective) nutrients can provide migraine relief. Keep in mind, this is not about alleviating pain once ... 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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Carnosine protects brain health with an amazing effect on blood sugar levels

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(NaturalHealth365) Alzheimer’s disease is now the sixth leading cause of death in the nation, with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) predicting that the number of people with the condition will rise to a shocking 14 million by 2050 – triple the current rate. Tragically, there is currently no (conventionally-known) cure for this disease.  But recent research has revealed ... Read More »

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Topical vitamin C for HPV, herpes and basal cell carcinoma

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(Naturalhealth365) According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HPV – or human papillomavirus – is so widespread that nearly all adults get it at some point in their lives. And, more than one out of every six people between the ages of 14 and 49 in the United States has genital herpes, a life-long viral infection. ... Read More »

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Why house dust is making people fat and sick

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(NaturalHealth365) Strange as it seems, being an indifferent housekeeper could be right up there on the list of risk factors that promote health problems and obesity.  Recent studies suggest that endocrine-disrupting chemicals lurking in ordinary household dust may disturb metabolic health and trigger the accumulation of body fat, especially in children. Read on to discover the truth about how chemical ... Read More »

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Surprising truth about exercise and better brain health

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(Naturalhealth365) When it comes to the physical and mental benefits of exercise, research has focused on the effects of consistent, long-term exercise routines. But an intriguing review shows that a single episode of exercising can offer substantial and immediate brain health dividends that promote mental clarity and improve cognition. (how cool is that?!) This review also highlighted results from steady ... Read More »

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Vitamin K2 promotes healthy arteries and cardiovascular protection

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(NaturalHealth365) Heart disease is the number one cause of death and illness worldwide, causing over 17 million deaths each year – a toll that is expected to rise to 23.3 million by 2030. Researchers have long known that atherosclerosis – calcified deposits in the arteries – is a major player in heart disease. Now, new studies on a little-known nutrient, ... Read More »

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4 BEST questions to ask about your skin care products

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(NaturalHealth365) On the surface (pun intended), skin care products seem harmless – right? Walking through the drug store aisles, you can find products advertising any number of ‘miraculous’ benefits. How can we tell what works, what we can trust, and what is truly good for our skin? You’d be surprised to learn just how much our skin absorbs, and why ... Read More »

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Heartburn drug warning: New study links PPIs to Alzheimer’s disease

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(NaturalHealth365) Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are one of the most widely used prescription medications used today to treat heartburn, and GERD. In fact, more than 15 million Americans were using prescription PPI drugs back in 2013. This means that an average of $10 billion dollars was spent on these drugs in 2013 alone! Got heartburn? Be warned – PPIs don’t ... Read More »

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