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Bowel Gas and Carcinogenesis

Have you ever wondered how much damage you would do to yourself having to regularly hold your gas in? Then for your benefit, we return again this week to Michael Weiner, a nutritionist and doctor of ethno-medicine, whose book “The … Continue reading

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3-Day cleanse using all food

As you approach a Christmas celebration and the potential for ending a long season of overindulgence, you might consider the need for a body cleanse. On the other hand, maybe you are suffering from insomnia, fatigue, poor digestion, headaches, poor … Continue reading

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Non-Organic & toxic: “I don’t want [industry people] gambling with my kids”

Studies Involving Toxic Exposure from Non-Organic Foods Earlier this year, I wrote about a study which compared the nutritional value of organic versus non-organic foods (go to this link to see the previous post). The study out of Stanford University … Continue reading

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Laugh Long and Often to Boost Your Immune System

We really do need to laugh more often. Whether it is to keep us healthy or to establish an inviting atmosphere at home or at the office, taking lighthearted approach can reap great benefits. From How to Treat and Prevent … Continue reading

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Lower back self-therapy

One of my favorite exercises is a hanging leg lift/knee raise off a pull-up bar. This exercise offers several benefits: 1) Strengthen core, firming and defining abdominals, provide support for spine. 2) Opens the back, especially the lower back which … Continue reading

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P-C-F Diet

The following dietary recommendation comes from Dr. Ronda Nelson who was the instructor of a seminar I attend last weekend as part of my Applied Clinical Nutrition training. You’ll find some surprises in these recommendations but I believe organic and … Continue reading

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Cellphones: 9 ways to cut cancer risk

The cell phone has become a staple in the daily lives of the masses. It seems like we just can’t get away from them in the day to day pursuits of business and pleasure. It may seem strange at first … Continue reading

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Garlic – from “The Antioxidant Cookbook”

Garlic is an important staple in the healthy minded kitchen. Reinvesting some time to reinforce your knowledge of the beneficial bulb will deepen the character you craft into your delectable creations and perhaps even impress your guests as well. I … Continue reading

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Detoxification: a 24-7 Routine

Have you ever wondered what would happen if your body stopped excreting and neutralizing the toxins being absorbed and created in your body? Hmm… that’s obvious,  right? You’d get sick and die. How soon depends largely on your habits and … Continue reading

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Is there a cancer-prone personality?

The following is an excerpt from the book Maximum Immunity (Weiner 1986). Weiner cites several sources linking psychological factors to cancer. I am posting this to help further your understanding that detoxifying your health does not only include nutritious organic … Continue reading

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