A Wealth of Important Information Everyone Should Know From the CDC

Chronic diseases are responsible for 7 of 10 deaths each year, and treating people with chronic diseases accounts for 86% of our nation’s health care costs. Find out how CDC’s chronic disease prevention system brings together data, health care systems, and communities to support healthy choices and reduce risk behaviors for all Americans. The information…

70 Reasons To Eat More Flaxseed

via Greenmedinfo The science has never been clearer: flaxseed deserves to be top of the list of the world’s most powerful medicinal foods. For just pennies a day it may protect against dozens of life-threatening health conditions.  Many of us have been enculturated to think about the nutritional dimension of our food intake in terms of the…

THE HIDDEN CULPRIT BEHIND YOUR AGE RELATED DISEASES

There’s a health culprit that sneaks up on you when you’re not looking—one that could erupt into a chronic problem with serious, and often devastating, health consequences.  That problem is called acidosis. Acidosis is a health condition in the body characterized by increased acidity in the blood and other body tissues.  When your pH levels are…

Research Reveals How Sugar CAUSES Cancer

The average American consumes their body weight annually in this cancer-causing substance, and yet hospitals freely feed it to their cancer patients, oblivious to the harm it does. Hospitals feed cancer patients sugar and high carbohydrate diets for a reason: they are abysmally ignorant of the role of nutrition in health and disease — hence…

The Surprising Health Benefits of Hemp and Cannabis

Hemp is a commonly used term for high-growing varieties of the Cannabis plant and its products, which include fiber, oil, and seed. Hemp is refined into products such as hemp seed foods, hemp oil, wax, resin, rope, cloth, pulp, paper, and fuel. Other variants of the herb Cannabis sativa are widely used as a drug,…

Dandelion Greens Are A Health Powerhouse

While dandelions are likely less than welcome on your lawn during the warmer months, they should be more than welcome on your plate. Their leafy greens offer a bitter, peppery flavor that works well raw or cooked. They’re low in calories — each 2-cup serving contains just 50 calories — and come packed with vitamins…

Why Turmeric May Be the Diseased Liver’s Best Friend

From Green Med Info Article by Sayer Ji You know turmeric has health benefits, most notably reducing inflammation, but did you know it may also protect and heal the damaged and diseased liver? A new clinical trial published in the journal BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine is shedding light on turmeric’s remarkable liver protective and regenerative properties.[1]…