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Nutrition: Don’t Fall for This

I’ve done blog posts (here and here) and newsletters before on the dangers of artificial sweeteners and healthier, natural alternatives. What I wanted to alert you to here is a new line of artificial sweeteners fortified with vitamins and minerals … Continue reading

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Health: 5 Drug Combinations to Avoid

I’m not a big fan of pharmaceutical drugs, whether prescription or over the counter. However, I do know there are times when it is necessary to take them. That being said, I just wanted to share some information that could … Continue reading

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Healthy Living: Do You Really Want to Know?

“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” Benjamin Franklin As we begin a brand new year I wanted to address an issue one of my readers brought up. She felt condemned and as if what she was doing was … Continue reading

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Health: Is There a Better Option than Drugs for ADHD?

“One 2008 study, which interviewed 1,800 college students, reported that 81 percent of them perceived illicit use of ADHD drugs as being completely harmless, or only “slightly dangerous.” This is despite the fact that these drugs are Schedule II substances … Continue reading

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Health and Supplements: Are Natural Supplements Safe or Not

Many times when I see things written about supplements, the negative stated is that they are “unregulated” and can be hazardous to your health. Well, is that really true? I see commercials for drugs every single day and the list … Continue reading

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Health: Why You Should Think Twice About Taking Tylenol

This post by Dr. Brownstein is one I think everyone should read because acetaminophen (Tylenol) is a drug most people have in their homes and take without a second thought. Last week I talked about antibiotics and exercising caution in … Continue reading

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Don’t You Want the Freedom to Choose?

I read two excellent articles about misinformation that is being spread about the “dangers” of natural supplements. Let’s be honest – anything can be “dangerous” if misused. But to focus on supplements when every other commercial on TV pushes a … Continue reading

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