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Antibiotic resistant bacteria get wiped out by Manuka honey

(NaturalHealth365) The steadily worsening problem of antibiotic-resistant pathogens – cause for grave concern in the medical community – has researchers working overtime to discover solutions. But recent studies raise hope that raw honey may hold the key to combating MRSA and other drug-resistant strains. In a test tube study conducted at Cardiff Metropolitan University and published in 2012 in Microbiology, ... Read More »

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Warmer water temperatures increase mercury risk

(NaturalHealth365) If the current trend towards warmer surface temperatures in our oceans and lakes continues, we can expect to see higher mercury concentrations in fish and shellfish – along with increased health risks for humans. In a new study published in the scientific journal PLoS One, researchers at Dartmouth College examined killifish – small fish common in saltwater marshes – ... Read More »

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Fast food found to destroy the ‘enjoyment’ of life

(NaturalHealth365) Yet another reason to avoid fast food: recent research shows it promotes impatience, while hampering your ability to appreciate simple pleasures. In a study conducted at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management and published in 2013 in Social Psychological and Personality Science, researchers surveyed 280 participants in the United States, questioning them on their ability to savor ... Read More »

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Omega-3 warnings and solutions to avoid disease

(NaturalHealth365) Are you Omega-3 deficient? According to an overwhelming abundance of scientific data – the answer (for most people) is yes. Low Omega-3 intake is directly associated with arthritis, brain disorders, hypertension plus many other cardiovascular issues. So, how can we prevent this risk to our health? The answer is really quite simple – stop eating too many Omega-6 rich ... Read More »

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Ashwagandha can cure insomnia and anxiety

(NaturalHealth365) Given the relentless pace and pressures of modern life, it’s not surprising that conditions such as anxiety and insomnia are at near epidemic levels. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control notes that between 50 and 70 million American adults currently suffer from sleep disorders. In addition to causing impaired concentration and daytime fatigue, sleep disorders exact a grim ... Read More »

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China’s ‘organic label’ is a fraud

(NaturalHealth365) Farmers in China use water full of heavy metals, organic and inorganic pollutants along with nitrogen to irrigate their crops. In fact, even China’s organic food is so contaminated, that by just touching it, you could get really sick. This is reality – all of China’s grains, vegetables and fruits are irrigated with untreated industrial wastewater. The Yellow River, ... Read More »

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Three popular spices for diabetics

(NaturalHealth365) Did you know that there are organic spices for diabetics that can help manage your blood sugar better?  It is easy to add to any recipe and gives plenty of nutrients and specific health benefits. In fact, there are many studies that suggest merely half a teaspoon of cinnamon, a day, can significantly reduce excess blood sugar levels. But ... Read More »

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Manuka honey effectively destroys superbugs

(NaturalHealth365) Superbugs and antibiotic-resistance are a major concern in modern medicine. While the danger of superbugs and vulnerability to untreatable infections are on the rise, a recent study from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) comes as a huge relief. Researchers at UTS, found that manuka honey is effective in treating antibiotic-resistant bacteria and also prevents bacteria from becoming resistant ... Read More »

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Restore physical and mental energy with ginseng

(NaturalHealth365) In the time-honored Indian healing system known as Ayurveda, a “rasayana” is an herb or substance believed to have the power to rejuvenate the body, fight the effects of stress, and even prolong life. Ginseng, one of the most ancient and commonly-used medicinal herbs in the world, is the quintessential rasayana, with countless people worldwide relying on this distinctively-shaped ... Read More »

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Anti-inflammatory superfoods for energy and immunity

(NaturalHealth365) In 2011, over $227 billion dollars were spent (at local pharmacies – alone) on prescription drugs within the United States. In fact, inflammation and pain is the driving force behind many of the best selling drugs in the world. Yet, in reality, most of these medications can be avoided by simply eating superfoods, herbs, exercising and developing a positive ... Read More »

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High fructose corn syrup damages the brain like cocaine

(NaturalHealth365) The newest research shows that high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) is not only addictive, but can cause behavioral reactions similar to those produced by drugs such as cocaine. The results of these studies were presented by addiction expert Francesco Leri, Associate Professor of Neuroscience and Applied Cognitive Science at the University of Guelph Ontario, Canada. These results clearly suggest ... Read More »

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Cognitive functions improve with vitamins and minerals

(NaturalHealth365) Alzheimer’s disease patients (and their families) know this is true – cognitive functions don’t improve by taking pharmaceutical medications. In reality, prescription drugs have failed to prevent or halt the progression of this dreaded condition. Billions of dollars have been spent on ineffective drug therapies, while the real answer is in your local farmers market or health food store. ... Read More »

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