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Zinc – The Often Overlooked Cofactor

Zinc, a transational metal similar to iron, is an essential trace element. It is needed in small amounts every day in order to maintain cellular health.  Zinc benefits the body as a cofactor (on-off switch) in over 300 enzyme systems and is present in over 3,000 proteins.  Zinc modulates  hormone production and function, fertility, growth […]

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Raspberry In The Shaklee Youth Skin Care? What Makes It Special?

Skin Anti – Wrinkle: Raspberry fruit works like magic on wrinkles. They protect the skin against the harmful sun rays. The proven antioxidant powers of vitamins C and E effectively reduce the age spots, sun damaged cells and discoloration. By filling in minor wrinkles, they can help you restore your youthful appearance. Raspberry cell concentrate can be made into […]

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Drink Your Tea For Memory – Especially Green Tea

A study published online in The FASEB Journal, involving mice, suggests that EGCG (epigallocatechin-3-gallate), the most abundant catechin and biologically active component in green tea, could alleviate high-fat and high-fructose (HFFD)-induced insulin resistance and cognitive impairment. Previous research pointed to the potential of EGCG to treat a variety of human diseases, yet until now, EGCG’s […]

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People who were sleeping on average around six hours a night had a waist measurement that was 3cm greater than individuals who were getting nine hours of sleep a night.

Sleep And Your Weight – Is There A Connection?

Long summer days make for short summer nights – an increasing number of people are sleep deprived and show it. The findings showed that people who were sleeping on average around six hours a night had a waist measurement that was 3cm greater than individuals who were getting nine hours of sleep a night. And […]

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How Are Your Nero-Amines? Are You Taking Enough Shaklee Protein?

What Is The History Behind Neuro-Amines The so-called ‘monoamine neurotransmitters’, which include dopamine, noradrenaline, adrenaline and serotonin, are made from dietary proteins that provide amino acids and released from nerves in both the brain and the peripheral nervous system. The function of the monoamines is not clear but they are thought to have a crucial […]

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Stay Healthy – “Avoid Hospitals” New Harvard Study Says

Startling Statistics Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health published stunning quality and safety data recently for hospitals around the globe in the British Journal of Medicine. In high income countries such as the United States, the rate of a serious adverse event from the care provided at the hospital is 14 percent, mostly […]

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Dental Fillings And Heavy Metals – Is There A Problem?

Mercury Kills Pests, Mildew and Mold Mercury was traditionally used in agricultural chemicals as a fungicide, mildewcide, or pesticide. All food uses of mercury-containing pesticides were cancelled in 1969, and all US pesticide registrations were canceled in as of early 1995. The last four uses to be cancelled were turf fungicide, mildewcide for fresh cut […]

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Coconut Oil – What About The Negative Press?

  My Clinical Experience As many of you know, I recorded a Teleclinic in 2015 titled Coconut Oil  which is an audio MP3 available from Kathy . The potential health benefits we observed  in our own health and our patients correlated with Dr. Mary Newport’s experience with her husband having advancing Alzheimer’s disease.  The benefits of fruit-based […]

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Vitamin D3 Revisited – One Size Does Not Fit All

 New Research Nearly every cell in the body contains a vitamin D receptor. Research shows vitamin D plays an important role in skeletal, immune, developmental and cardiovascular health. Thus, maintaining optimal vitamin D levels is vital for overall health. A Long Term Vitamin D3 Debate A heated debate surrounds the recommended vitamin D dosage and levels. […]

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