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This Halloween season think “Trick NOT Treat”

Written by Yvonne Bishop

It's Halloween and loads of candy will be making its way to young members of your family, including you.  I think it's time to take a health stand and say, "we can do better!"  With a little creativity and time you can avoid so many of the toxic additives and anti-nutrient foods that are driving inflammation causing the New Millennium diseases we are plagued with today.

When I talk about eating sugar, it’s not taking it from the sugar bowl; it’s in everything you are eating.

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FLU FIGHTING TIPS | MOBILIZE YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM

Written by Dr. Nalini Chilkov

Be prepared for flu season. Protect yourself and your children from cold and  flu viruses.  Mobilize your immunity and improve both resistance to and response to infections this season.  Here are foods, nutritional and herbal supplements and basic self care tips that can make a huge difference.

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Chinese Herbs Protect Cancer Patients at Risk for Bone Loss

Written by Dr. Nalini Chilkov

Cancer Patients Are At High Risk For Bone Loss.  Chinese Herbs have been used historically and studied in modern times as a source of bone nourishing  plant substances that can support healthy bones in patients at risk for loss of bone mass and debilitating painful fractures.

Here are some Traditional Chinese Herbs that have a long history of use for promoting normal healthy bone:

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Chemotherapy Fatigue | Relief with Ashwaganda

Written by Dr. Nalini Chilkov

All patients receiving chemotherapy suffer toxic side effects.  The most common complaint is chemotherapy related fatigue.  A recent study found that that Stage 2 and Stage 3 breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy reported less fatigue and improved quality of life when the herbal medicine Ashwaganda was used during the course of their treatment.  The breast cancer patients participating in the study received 2000mg of Ashwaganda three times a day. This is an example of the marriage of modern science and ancient healing wisdom.

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7 Reasons To Eat Cranberries | Cancer Fighting Superfood

Written by Dr. Nalini Chilkov

Cranberries are one of the great Superfoods rich in plant antoxidants and cancer fighting phytochemicals called proanthocyanadins (PACs).

Here are Seven Reasons To Eat Cranberries This Season and All Year Long

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Written by Tichina Arnold

Hello Bloggers,

My name is Tichina Arnold and on March 16, 2004, God blessed me with the most beautiful baby girl (Alijah Kai). She was perfect and as I sat gazing at her in the hospital, I wondered what had I gotten myself into.

An innocent little human being was solely dependent on me! I took all the CPR and breastfeeding classes and learned quite a bit.

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Healthy Lifestyle = Healthy Body: REALLY?

In a word YES! Listen I'm a CANCER survivor so I got a clue about all this stuff. Now 13 years well, I feel like I got famous, I got cancer and I LIVED to tawk about it. So I'm talking.

FYI, it took me two years and eight doctors to get a proper diagnosis of uterine cancer. I got in the stirrups more times than Roy Rogers!

You may be wondering:

How? Why? Are you serious?

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Three easy changes to reduce YOUR environmental toxins TODAY

Written by Yvonne Bishop

If we look at what’s happened over the past 20 years we are around an on slot of toxicity like never before.  Our genetic buckets are filling up and our immune system is reacting to this.

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Fall Frenzy: Demystifying Fats

Written by Yvonne Bishop

In an attempt to lose weight, people tend to remove the fat from their diets.  And why not?  There are at least 1500 studies that show that meat is bad for you.  But why?  We’ve eaten meat for thousands of years!  It’s not the meat!  It’s what man has done to the meat.  We have fed it something it should not have been eating.  A huge problem arises when we feed cattle grain and not grass.

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