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6 Hormone Balancing Powers Of Red Clover

6 Hormone Balancing Powers Of Red Clover

6 Hormone Balancing Powers Of Red Clover

Menopause can seem like torture. Women at midlife suffer with mood swings, stubborn weight gain, hot flashes, and low energy.  At the same time they can develop anxiety, depression, and trouble sleeping. This natural remedy may provide a perfect solution...

The problem is hormones run amuck. 

6 Powerful Health Benefits of Cacao

Cacao is a powerful medicinal substance used since ancient times. Researchers have now gathered evidence of its proven health benefits

7 Ways to Prevent and Even Reverse Heart Disease with Nutrition

Heart disease, while still the #1 cause of mortality in the developed world, can be prevented and even reversed with nutritional interventions, according to a growing body of scientific research we're indexing on

Considering that heart disease is the #1 cause of death in the developed world, anything that can prevent or reduce cardiac mortality, or slow or even reverse the cardiovascular disease process, should be of great interest to health professionals and the general public alike.

Ancient Medical Miracle Rediscovered by Modern Science - Laurus Nobilis


Ancient Medical Miracle Rediscovered by Modern Science - Laurus Nobilis



Aspirin & Your Heart: The Continuing Devaluation of Aspirin's Resume

Aspirin, once recommended for the primary prevention of heart disease, is now being challenged even for secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease, raising questions about its effectiveness -- and safety -- for a large population of people

For decades routine medical advice has endorsed aspirin for the prevention of cardiovascular disease. Recent research has consistently chipped away at the justification for that advice.

Buh-bye, Obamacare! Hello, Health Care Sharing

Buh-bye, Obamacare! Hello, Health Care Sharing

Article Originally Published On Fearless Parent

The Affordable Care Act doesn't work for everyone.  Here's how to opt out of Obamacare and enroll an alternative solution.

French “Paradox” Solved: It’s Not The Red Wine


In 1993 French researcher Serge Renaud coined the phrase "the French paradox."  He was referring to the mysterious heart health enjoyed by the French despite their high saturated fat diet.  Ever since then, people all over the world have been guzzling red wine and popping resveratrol pills in an effort to duplicate the effect.

Some 20 years later, researchers are now suggesting that rather than red wine, the secret to the French paradox may be the protective effect of their aged cheeses.

Garlic: Roto-Rooter for the Arteries?

Why Garlic Is the PERFECT Heart Disease “Poly Pill”

One of the most common kitchen staples could prove to also be one of the most effective natural treatments for heart disease

Honey for the Heart: Cardiovascular Benefits for Postmenopausal Women

Honey has long been celebrated for its beneficial effects on cardiovascular symptoms. A study from 2018 takes the sweet benefit up a notch by looking at the 12-month effects of tualang honey and honey cocktail on cardiovascular risk factors of postmenopausal women

How Pine Bark Extract Could Save Air Travelers Lives

If You Fly, This Plant Extract Could Save Your Life

Modern air travel carries with it a wide range of health risks, some of which are life-threatening. What can we do to reduce these risks? This amazing plant substance may provide the perfect answer...

Lipid Lowering Effects of Black Seed

Lipid Lowering Effects of Black Seed

Cholesterol is a lipid molecule vital for life. It is required to build the membrane of each cell in our bodies and also for the synthesis of vitamin D and a number of very important steroid hormones.

Lycopene Matches Statins in Improving Blood Vessel Function

Lycopene Matches Statins in Improving Blood Vessel Function

We've known for decades that cardiovascular disease is notably lower in southern Europe especially compared to the U.S. The Mediterranean diet, consisting of more fruits, vegetables, and olive oil, usually gets the credit. It's been shown to reduce the number of heart attacks and strokes in patients with high cardiovascular risk. 

Magnesium Supplements Improve Metabolic Syndrome

Magnesium Supplements Improve Metabolic Syndrome

The importance of magnesium to human health is under-appreciated.  This one essential mineral promotes heart health, normal blood pressure, healthy nerve and muscle function, a strong immune system, and a good memory. 

And magnesium is particularly important for regulating blood sugar and the metabolism.  In fact, magnesium deficiency can predict both diabetes and heart disease.  Studies show people who consume the most magnesium in their diet are least likely to develop type 2 diabetes.  And unfortunately, diabetics lose more magnesium than most people.

Olive Oil Turns Off Heart Disease Genes

Olive Oil Turns Off Heart Disease Genes

Long touted as a "heart healthy" fat, olive oil has now been shown to work its magic at the genetic level by turning off genes that are associated with heart disease and inflammation.

Researchers in Spain have shown that just because you inherited some "bad genes" from your parents and grandparents, you are not doomed to suffer the diseases to which you are predisposed. A healthy diet, they say, can modulate the effect of these genes.

Research: Pomegranate May Reverse Blocked Arteries

Can Pomegranate Keep You From Going Under The Knife?

While technically a berry, pomegranate "fruit" may be nature's answer to turning the tide against the #1 cause of death in the industrialized world: heart disease. Let's start with what it tells us simply through experiencing it...

Pomegranate has a remarkable astringency, giving your mouth and gums that dry, puckering mouth feel. This cleansing sensation is technically caused, as with all astringents, by shrinking and disinfecting your mucous membranes.

Reversing Routine Medical Advice: An Update on Aspirin for Preventing Primary Cardiovascular Disease

As we recently reported on, the 2019 Guidelines on the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease issued by the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association contains recommendations on aspirin that may shock people who have followed routine medical advice for decades.

Soy Supplements Don’t Help With Hot Flashes or Bone Loss

Soy Supplements Don’t Help With Hot Flashes or Bone Loss

Is soy a menopausal superfood?  Some call it a lifesaver, claiming it protects against bone loss, and reduces hot flashes.

But when it comes to supplements, research finds that soy isoflavone tablets do not appear to be associated with a reduction in bone loss or menopausal symptoms in women within the first five years of menopause.

According to a Florida study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine, the beginning stages of menopause are often accompanied by rapid bone loss, hot flashes, vaginal dryness, and sleep disturbances, among other symptoms.

Sugar Papers Expose Industry Plot to Frame Fat for Heart Disease

It sounds like a movie plot - men with dubious intentions, a trove of secret documents, and a red herring to distract people from the truth. But unlike cinema, this story is 100% real-like the dangers of sugar that industry execs tried to hide

Researchers at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) have uncovered long-hidden truths that manufacturers of sugary foodstuffs would prefer us to ignore. An analysis of internal sugar industry documents has exposed what executives really knew about the health hazards of sugar and their unscrupulous plans to get it down our throats at any cost.

The 50 Latest Coconut Oil Benefits Backed by Science

The 50 Latest Coconut Oil Benefits Backed by Science

Article originally published on Root and Sprout here

Coconut oil has made the journey from villain to victor in the health food world.

The Diet Soft Drink Deception

In pursuit of better health, many people have been led by marketing and media to make the switch from sugar to artificial sweeteners. But, though eliminating sugar is undoubtedly a good health move, it is not so clear that replacing it with artificial sweeteners is. A large new Canadian study has uncovered the genuinely sour side to artificial sweeteners.

The Fat Wars: What's a Health-Conscious Consumer to Do?

The Fat Wars: What's A Health-Conscious Consumer To Do?

The release of the American Heart Association (AHA) advisory on dietary fats and cardiovascular disease is a call to action, but exactly what that action should be is debatable

The Latest Study on Human - Pet Bonding Says You May Be Under a Spell

The Latest Study on Human-Pet Bonding Says You May Be Under a Spell

Do you melt when you look into your dog’s eyes? Does your cat have you wrapped around her little fuzzy paws? You’re not alone! New science unlocks the mysteries of human-animal bonding and how our animal companions manipulate us into loving them—for our good and theirs.

People have a long history of living and bonding with domesticated animals. A recent genome study concluded that dogs may have been domesticated as far back as 34,000 years ago.[1]

The Powerful Aspirin Alternative Your Doctor Never Told You About

The Powerful Aspirin Alternative Your Doctor Never Told You About

Given the newly released cardiovascular disease prevention guidelines recommending against daily low-dose aspirin use, natural, safe and effective alternatives are needed now more than ever. Thankfully, one particularly therapeutic alternative has been known about by the biomedical research community for decades...

Top 7 Ways to Keep Baby Safe

Top 7 Ways to Keep Baby Safe

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Turmeric May Improve Heart-Related Symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes

A study finds that Curcuma longa, more popularly known as turmeric, can alleviate certain symptoms of Type 2 diabetes, namely arterial stiffness and endothelial dysfunction, that can contribute to cardiovascular disease. The findings strengthen scientific evidence that turmeric, used in traditional medicine for thousands of years, has an important place in wellness and healing today

Turmeric's Cardiovascular Benefits Found to be as Powerful as Exercise

Turmeric's Cardiovascular Benefits In Aging Women As Powerful As Exercise

Nothing can replace exercise, but turmeric extract does a pretty good job of producing some of the same cardiovascular health benefits, most notably in women undergoing age-associated adverse changes in arterial health

Despite the general lack of interest by conventional medical practitioners in turmeric's role in preventing heart disease, there is a robust body of published research on its remarkable cardioprotective properties, with three dozen study abstracts on the topic available to view on our database alone: turmeric's cardioprective properties.

TV Time Cuts Toddler Development

TV Time Cuts Toddler Development

My mother always told us that watching too many episodes of The Three Stooges would rot our brains.  As it turns out, she may have been on to something.

TV Time Cuts Toddler Development

When I was growing up my mother always told us that watching too many episodes of "The Three Stooges" would rot our brains.  Of course she had no solid proof of this.  But as it turns out, she may have been on to something.

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