Turmeric: One of Nature’s Most Powerful Gifts

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Headlines everywhere tout the benefits of the natural botanical herb Turmeric.   It is a functional food, or superfood. These are foods that go beyond their nutrient or caloric content. And are used for a specific health purpose. Turmeric is one of the many superfoods used for centuries in Ayurvedic and Traditional Chinese Medicine to…

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Magnesium: A Potential Nutrient For Unlocking Your Optimal Health

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During the last 50 years, several studies show that magnesium is a crucial nutrient. It supports many functions within the body. It is one of the most abundant minerals. And is essential for optimal health and well being. Magnesium plays a role in regulating more than three hundred different biochemical reactions in the body. Particularly…

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Vitamin D Deficiency: An Ignored Pandemic

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What if I told you that the daily use of sunshine or a simple supplement could add years to your life? And life to your years? I have been a seeker of the answers to health for my entire adult life. Sharing what I’ve discovered and learned about nutrition has been a blessing for me.…

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All About Papaya Health Benefits

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Not only is papaya a great tasting tropical fruit, it is filled with nutrients and has some incredible, and surprising, benefits to our health.    Let’s dive into what this fruit has to offer us.    Digestion   When people think about papaya for health benefits, it is most commonly thought of for digestion support.…

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Quercetin: A Natural Powerhouse

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Spring has arrived. With it comes those beautiful, colorful blooms and vibrant greens of plants, trees and flowers! But, it also means dreadful, car blanketing pollen and, of course, the mucous in our heads! Bless you! If only there was something to help the red eyes and sinus issues. Something that didn’t require a trip…

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