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Health: Can You Trust Scientific, Medical Guidelines

Let me ask you a question. If you have a choice between two treatments – one that comes from a scientific, peer reviewed study and one that is recommended by a natural practitioner from personal experience with patients (or a … 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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Health: Why It is Critical to Ask the Right Questions

I want to share some information here that many may be unaware of. We tend to think of drugs like antibiotics as “safe” drugs. I learned that this is not always the case several years ago.  Several days after my … Continue reading

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Are You Getting More Than You Bargained For?

There are numerous over-the-counter medications that people routinely take, and give their children, without giving them a second thought, like cold meds, cough syrups and fever reducers. They’re sold over the counter, so they must be safe, right?  Maybe not. … Continue reading

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Think There’s Such a Thing As a Magic Pill?

I know that there is a time and a place for medication. Really I do. If you ask my kids they’d probably tell you I have a very “negative” attitude about taking any kind of drugs – and they would … Continue reading

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Is Your Doctor Getting the Whole Truth?

My dad is almost 87 years old and as he has had to address different health issues, he is adamantly opposed to considering anything other than what his doctor recommends. It can actually be funny sometimes. When he was losing … Continue reading

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Is Marketing Killing Us?

There is a very alarming article on Dr. Mercola’s website about the advertising we all see for pharmaceutical drugs and its very dangerous effect on our health.  I recommend you read it – especially if you have been told by … Continue reading

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An Apple A Day Keeps Cholesterol at Bay

If you’ve read many of my posts you know I am BIG on fresh, real, whole foods in a form as close to how God created them.  I read a wonderful article from Life Extension which talks about how apple … Continue reading

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Side Effects –vs- Side Benefits – You Choose!

We’ve all seen the commercial for the current drug of choice on TV – some person in pain or looking sad and unable to enjoy life to the full.  Enter this “wonderful” drug; now they are smiling and doing all … Continue reading

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