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10 Reasons Why You Need to Eat Enough Zinc

Zinc is an essential mineral for your health, so be sure you have enough zinc to keep you safe and enjoy a long life

Your body needs a variety of micronutrients and zinc is one of them. Zinc is anti-inflammatory, immunomodulatory, antioxidant, neuroprotective, cardio-protective and an infection fighter. Zinc deficiencies or lower levels of zinc in the body -- caused by poor diet, oxidative stressors in the environment, the use of statin drugs and even natural aging -- can lead to or increase your risk for a variety of health issues.

13 Healthy Reasons to Eat More Walnuts

13 Healthy Reasons to Eat More Walnuts

Walnuts benefit your heart, brain, bones and more. Here's why you need to eat more of them

Researchers from the University of California Davis say the U.S. government is wrong when it comes to demonizing high fat foods. In fact, one study shows eating high fat whole walnuts or walnut oil can slow prostate cancer growth.

The researchers wanted to know what it is about walnuts that give them the prostate cancer powers observed in earlier studies

22 Ways Drinking Soda Will Shorten Your Life

Soda Linked to Numerous Health Risks Including Heart Disease & Diabetes

Numerous studies have shown the negative health effects of drinking soda on your waistline and your teeth. Drinking soda however, has far more serious health risks than many of us may realize

3 Foods That Look Like the Organ They Heal

3 Foods That Look Like the Organ They Heal

"Nature, which makes nothing durable, always repeats itself so that nothing which it makes may be lost."

-Oscar Wilde

Have you ever thought about the natural laws that underpin our world? Governed by sacred geometry, organic patterns are the building blocks that shape our experiences. They show up again and again, begging to be recognized, understood, and utilized for the benefit of mankind.

33% Increased Dementia Risk for Long Term Users of Acid-Blockers

For years, proton pump inhibitors were marketed to the public for stomach relief from 'excess acid production,' without the slightest clue that they were contributing to the burgeoning epidemic of neurodegenerative disease. All that has now changed...

4 Top Uses for Cordyceps Sinensis: Caterpillar Fungus

If you want to add years to your life AND life to your years, why not take the "tonic for all ills" -- a funky fungus that grows on caterpillars: Cordyceps sinensis

5 Powerful Health Benefits of Ginger

Ginger is, hands down, one of the most broadly therapeutic and familiar plant allies available to us to prevent and even reverse a wide range of ailments, with the science supporting its safety and efficacy one of the most robust. 

5 Reasons to Indulge in Strawberries

In case you're looking for an excuse to satisfy your sweet tooth with strawberries, they're among the healthiest fruits for your heart, brain and body

Strawberries are among the most popular fruits in the U.S., with the average American consuming about eight pounds per year.[i] For many, enjoying fresh ripe strawberries signals the start of summer, but there's reason to indulge in these sweet, nutrient-rich berries year-round.

5 Rules for Eating Away Your Depression

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The path to wellness is through food

If you are one of the estimated 15 million Americans suffering from depression, you may be surprised to learn that the path to wellness and vitality is through food.

7 Healthy Reasons To Eat More Garlic Every Day

7 Healthy Reasons To Eat More Garlic Every Day

Whether you love garlic or can't stand the stink, there is no denying that this bulb provides a treasure trove of healthy benefits. 

Garlic (Allium sativum) has been called the "stinking rose."  While some people think it reeks, others can't get enough of its bite.  Whether you love garlic or can't stand it, there is no denying that this bulb provides a wealth of healthy benefits. 

Acid-Blocking Drugs Increase Heart Disease Risk

Put down the antacids! New study shows that acid blockers are detrimental to cardiovascular health.


Air Pollution, Forest Fires, and Industrial Toxins: Your Best Detox Strategies

Poor air quality from industrial activities and the recent wildfires is a looming health risk for us all. Here are evidence-based strategies for removing toxic compounds from your body and mitigating the health risks of air pollution. 

Alien Species … A Brave New World

Alien Species...A Brave New World

The potential of increasing humanization of animals with emergent human mental and psychological capacities is the risk no one is sure of

An Apple A Day Helps Prevent Heart Disease In Just One Month

An Apple A Day Helps Prevent Heart Disease In Just One Month

Folklore has always claimed an apple a day keeps the doctor away.  Now we also know apples are fast-acting.  Eating just one a day for a month can get you significant cardiovascular benefits. 

Researchers at Ohio State University found eating one apple every day for just four weeks can lower blood levels of oxidized low-density lipoprotein - commonly called the "bad" LDL cholesterol – by 40% in healthy, middle aged people.  According to the often challenged "lipid hypothesis" – also known as the "cholesterol myth" - cholesterol is a cause of heart disease.  But oxidation is the real culprit.   

Ashwagandha: Stress, Strength, Smarts and Sex

Ashwagandha: Stress, Strength, Smarts and Sex

This adaptogenic, Ayurvedic herb has been used for thousands of years to rejuvenate and strengthen the body

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Pharmacological Actions : Vasodilator Agents : CK(626) : AC(207)

Berberine Outshines Metformin for Diabetes

Berberine, an alkaloid prized in traditional Chinese medicine, offers powerful antidiabetic effects that, in some cases, work better than metformin for Type 2 diabetes

Beta Endorhins, Diabetes and Obesity


Beyond Urinary Tract Infections: Five Health Benefits of Cranberries

It’s widely known that drinking cranberry juice is helpful for urinary tract infections, but have you ever wondered why this is so? Folk remedies are increasingly validated by science, and so it is that cranberries really are great for infections—and that’s the just the beginning of the storied benefits of this tart, little berry

Black Mulberry Leaf May Improve Menopausal Symptoms

For middle-aged women, the onset of menopause can arrive in the form of hot flashes, insomnia, mood changes, muscle pain and memory fog. Researchers have investigated the effects of black mulberry leaf on sufferers of these symptoms and found favorable effects

Cancer is Now the Leading Cause of Death

Cancer has surpassed heart disease as the No. 1 cause of death in high-income countries, highlighting the urgent need to change the way this disease is prevented and treated. Rather than being a random result of DNA mutations, it's possible that cancer could have much deeper roots that would be better targeted with natural therapies than toxicity

Cardiomyopathy Reversible with CoQ10 and Selenium

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Caveat Emptor: Science vs. CDC on Scary Flu Shot Promotions

Cholesterol Levels and Atherosclerosis: Autopsy Studies Show No Correlation

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Compelling Facts, Figures, and Scientific Studies about Homeopathic Medicine (aka "the original nanomedicine")

According to a 2013 article in the Washington Post, the subjects of Jesus Christ and homeopathy are the most controversial subjects on Wikipedia in four leading languages (English, German, French, and Spanish). Sadly, strong evidence of bias against homeopathy (and many other alternatives to Big Pharma) at Wikipedia is significant, and this evidence is provided here.

Critique of Proposed Regulations of Homeopathic Medicines and Alternative Proposals

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Do Cholesterol Drugs Have Men By Their Gonads?

Do Cholesterol Drugs Have Men By Their Gonads?

Cholesterol-lowering agents in the statin drug class have long been linked with erectile dysfunction and low testosterone -- effects that compromise more than just a man's general sense of well-being and physical health, but his ego as well.

Now, a new study on statins and male fertility has found for the first time that this cholesterol-lowering class of drugs may be causing significant and lasting damage to men's testicles and sperm, and by implication, possibly the health of future generations.

Doctors Reverse Decades Old Aspirin Recommendation: Deadly Risks Outweigh Benefits for Heart Disease & Stroke

Once marketed by Bayer as "The wonder drug that works wonders," aspirin's profound toxicity and potentially deadly side effects can no longer be hidden from the public. 

Does the COVID Jab Kill More People Than It Saves?

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Eat This Crunchy Veggie to Fight Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic syndrome is on the rise due to fast-food diets and inactivity, but you can fight back by adding more celery to your diet. This unassuming vegetable contains a surprising blend of antioxidants, flavonoids and other phytochemicals that work together, tackling metabolic syndrome via multiple pathways

Nature is full of powerful compounds that can boost your health, even in vegetables as unassuming as celery -- and for conditions as complex and prevalent as metabolic syndrome.

Food Forensics Rockets to #1 Best Selling SCIENCE Book on Amazon

Arm yourself with the knowledge to protect you and your family from hidden dangers lurking in your food by reading "Food Forensics," currently the number one selling science book on

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Garlic Extract Tablets Significantly Enhance Antihypertensive Drugs in Older Adults

Pharmaceuticals disappoint too many with uncontrolled hypertension, but time-tested garlic once again shows safe, natural promise - significantly boosting medication effects in a rigorous clinical trial.

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

Ginger Improves Symptoms of Ulcerative Colitis, Enhances Quality of Life

Bowel and digestive problems like ulcerative colitis can be among the most discomforting and disruptive affronts to a person's lifestyle and overall well-being. What if adding a healthy dose of ginger to your diet could prevent indigestion, inflamed insides and even protect you from colon and rectal cancers? The evidence says, it can

Ginger Soothes Suffering of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Are aching, swollen joints stifling your activity levels and making life a real pain? Read on to learn how ginger, an inexpensive, herbal wonder, can lead to less pain and inflammation and allow you to do more of the activities you love

Google Buries Mercola in Their Latest Search Engine Update, Part 1 of 2

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Gratitude is Good for the Heart and Soul

Gratitude is Good for the Heart and Soul

One study discovered the more grateful you are, the lower your risk of heart attack. Is there a recipe for gratitude? Learn what highly grateful people do differently from the rest

"Gratitude opens the door to the power, the wisdom, and the creativity of the Universe" - Deepak Chopra

It is well known that mental and physical health are closely intertwined, but evidence suggests your attitude may have a major influence your heart attack risk. The latest science reveals that a "grateful heart" is a healthy heart.

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