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Stress vs Eustress – Do You Know The Difference?

  Eustress refers to a positive response one has to a stressor, which can depend on one’s current feelings of control, desirability, location, and timing of the stressor.[4] Potential indicators of eustress may include responding to a stressor with a sense of meaning, hope, or vigor.[5] Eustress has also been positively correlated with life satisfaction […]

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September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

September marks Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. One of the most unforgiving of women’s cancers, ovarian cancer is symptomless in early stages when it is most treatable. But unlike breast cancer, there is no recommended annual screening. If it is caught early, however, the survival rate improves by more than five times.  This is why we […]

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Autistic Children – Most Benefit From Adequate Vitamin D3

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a frequent developmental disorder characterized by pervasive deficits in social interaction, impairment in verbal and nonverbal communication, and stereotyped patterns of interests and activities. It has been previously reported that there is vitamin D deficiency in autistic children; however, there is a lack of randomized controlled trials of vitamin D […]

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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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Acid Reflux – The Dangers Of Proton Inhibitors

The Shocking Dangers The primary purpose of most heartburn remedies is to block stomach acid in the digestive tract, often by inhibiting proton pump cells from producing this acid. And they usually do this quite effectively. But stomach acid is essential for the proper protein digestion and mineral ionization which is the preliminary step for proper absorption […]

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Parkinson’s Disease – It Starts In The Bowel!

New research has been shedding light on some baffling neurological problems including Parkinson’s Disease. It does not start in the brain but in the gut! Bowel Proteins So what’s going on here? One hypothesis the scientists put forward is that gut proteins start folding in the wrong way, and that genetic ‘mistake’ gets carried up […]

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Iron Dangers- Do You Have Too Much Or Not Enough

Iron overdose has been one of the leading causes of poisoning deaths in children younger than 6 years.Contributing factors include the availability of iron tablets and their candy-like appearance. In 2014 the American Association of Poison Control Centers’ (AAPCC) National Poison Data System reported 4024 single exposures to iron or iron salts, and 11,180 single […]

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Skin Health – The First Sign Of Nutrient Imbalnce

” Dermatology is the most expanding branch of medicine today because of the increasing number of people having trouble with their nutrient balance.  The amazing thing about skin is that you can affect it from both inside and out.  As an instructor of minor surgery and skin disorders I saw many skin conditions that were the result […]

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Teleclinic “Vegetarian – To Be Or Not To Be!”

Vegetarian diets are popular. Reasons for following a vegetarian diet are varied but include health benefits, such as reducing your risk of heart disease, diabetes and some cancers.  While you may be cutting the animal kingdom a break; you may be doing your health a disservice if you’re not sure how to maintain a balanced […]

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Bowel Testosterone – The “Microgendrome”

In The Journal of Lipid Research, researchers show that a bacterial species converts glucocorticoids into androgens, a group of male steroid hormones. The implication is that the body’s endocrine system may not be the only source of androgens and other regulatory molecules: The gut microbiome may be another. Healthy Testosterone The normal range of testosterone […]

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