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Repairing immunity – The key to healing

The rise of “superbugs” – antibiotic-resistant microbes such as MRSA – has been labeled a public health crisis by the World Health Organization. Meanwhile, healthcare costs continue to rise – while chronic diseases such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease, cancer and autoimmune disorders increase – at an alarming rate. Clearly, Western medicine has failed at addressing these […]

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15 foods that will boost your immunity and help fight the flu

The cold and flu season is upon us. How many times did your mother tell you, “Wear a jacket, or you’ll catch a cold”? Maybe you have said the same thing to your kids today. However, wearing a jacket should not be your primary concern. The reason cold and flu occurrence peaks during the winter […]

How essential oils can replace overused antibiotics and stop drug-resistant superbugs

How essential oils can replace overused antibiotics and stop drug-resistant superbugs

Antibiotic resistance is rapidly reaching the scale of a global health crisis. More and more people are being treated with “last resort” antibiotics, and the head of the World Health Organization, Margaret Chan, recently warned that the explosion of increasingly virulent drug-resistant microbes may eventually mean the “end of modern medicine.” “The rise of antibiotic […]

How gardening can help your immune system

How gardening can help your immune system

One of the best ways to protect your children from a lifetime of allergies and autoimmune disorders is to make sure that they – and you – spend plenty of time outdoors getting dirty, scientists are now saying. That’s because exposure to the naturally occurring microbes in our outdoor environment helps program the developing immune […]

An Apple a Day Keeps the Doctor Away!

An Apple a Day Keeps the Doctor Away!

Everyone has heard the old adage “An apple a day keeps the doctor away!” Apples are an amazing fruit and incredibly good for you. Sometimes overlooked with the recent popularity and media coverage of the newly deemed “Super Fruits” such as Acai, Black Currents, Blueberries and Pomegranates, which are known for the high antioxidant levels […]

Arnica for healing

Arnica for healing

Arnica is one of the best-kept healing secrets out there. This wonderful plant is native to Europe and has been used there for healing over the centuries. Here in America it seems we are just catching on to some of these amazing plant based medicinal helpers. Arnica Montana is a homeopathic medicine made from the […]

Study Shows Exposure to Animals in Early Childhood Supports Immune Development

Study Shows Exposure to Animals in Early Childhood Supports Immune Development

Is Urban Living Making Us Sick?  The last century, especially the last several decades, has seen a steep rise in levels of allergies, asthma and auto-immune disorders. What is interesting is that statistical analysis shows that typically these conditions are more prevalent in developed nations than in developing countries, and when families migrate from a developing country with […]

Are You Sick of Feeling Sick? These 4 Steps Can Help You Naturally Heal Your Immune System

Are You Sick of Feeling Sick? These 4 Steps Can Help You Naturally Heal Your Immune System

Autoimmune disease is caused by an overreaction of the body’s immune system. This happens when systemicinflammation triggers your body’s cells to attack themselves. Inflammation is usually understood as some combination of pain, swelling, redness and heat. It might be easy to observe on the outside of the body, but when it happens inside the body, […]

Doctors admit flu vaccines are useless to people taking statin drugs - and both cause brain damage!

Doctors admit flu vaccines are useless to people taking statin drugs – and both cause brain damage!

The US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) issued an apology to hundreds of millions of people late 2014, admitting that the flu shot didn’t work. The strain of virus manufactured in the vaccine did not match the actual dominant flu virus strains going around. Flu viruses mutate now so unpredictably that no scientist can accurately […]

7 Awesome Health Benefits of Sex

7 Awesome Health Benefits of Sex

Of all the ways to stay healthy, having sex is undoubtedly the most entertaining option. But did you know that – to reference Marvin Gaye – that sex is also healing? It seems that “doing the deed” is a free and fun way to stay fit and boost both your mental and physical wellbeing. 1. […]