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Organic almond butter giveaway

Organic almond butter giveaway

+-*Our  giveaway this time is The Alive and organic Almond Butter from Living Tree Community Foods. (8oz) Made from 100% organic almonds with no salt and no oil added, this Almond Butter is as pure as it gets. You need to take 2 healthy steps in order to win the organic almond […]

by March 31, 2015
Vegetarians who eat fish have lower colon cancer risk

Vegetarians who eat fish have lower colon cancer risk

+-*Pescovegetarians, or vegetarians who eat fish have lower colon cancer risk, according to new research from the American Medical Association. Colon cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer and is the second leading cause of death by cancer amongst men and women, according to the Colon Cancer Alliance. The […]

by March 30, 2015
Whipped lavender nourishing cream

Whipped lavender nourishing cream

+-*This is a simple, inexpensive DIY whipped lavender nourishing cream. It will help hydrate and nourish your skin. To top it off it will prevent aging of the skin and may reduce acne. Coconut oil:
 This oil is packed with healthy fats called medium-chain fatty acids, which help keep skin […]

by March 28, 2015
Vitamin D may help prevent atherosclerosis and diabetes

Vitamin D may help prevent atherosclerosis and diabetes

+-*Vitamin D may help prevent atherosclerosis and diabetes, according to research from the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. “Because low vitamin D levels are associated with diabetes and heart disease, we looked at the connections between vitamin D, immune function, and these disease states,” explains senior author […]

by March 27, 2015
First osteoarthritis blood test to be developed

First osteoarthritis blood test to be developed

+-*The first osteoarthritis blood test could soon be developed, according to new research from the University of Warwick. The study findings could lead to patients being tested early for osteoarthritis and diagnosed years before severe symptoms. While there are already tests for rheumatoid arthritis (RA), the researchers have identified a […]

by March 26, 2015
McDonald’s to remove antibiotics from chicken

McDonald’s to remove antibiotics from chicken

+-*McDonald’s, the world’s biggest fast food chain, has made an announcement that could change the entire fast food industry. A recent press release states the intentions of McDonald’s to remove antibiotics from chicken. The overuse of antibiotics is becoming an epidemic in the United States, as they are prescribed for […]

by March 25, 2015
Top 5 weight loss foods

Top 5 weight loss foods

+-*Obesity is an epidemic in America. The Weight Control Information Network reports that two-thirds of American adults and one-third of children and teens are overweight or obese. Weight loss can be difficult, and many struggle to understand what they are doing wrong. “It is important to understand that while exercise […]

by March 24, 2015
WHO labels Monsanto’s glyphosate as possible carcinogen

WHO labels Monsanto’s glyphosate as possible carcinogen

+-*The most commonly used weed-killing spray Roundup is “probably carcinogenic to humans,” according to a recent statement from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). Glyphosate, one of the chemicals in Roundup is believed to be responsible for the pesticide’s possible carcinogenicity. This […]

by March 23, 2015