July 2008

The Victory Garden During World War Two, the government encouraged individuals to contribute to the war effort by providing their own fruits and vegetables. The call to plant “Victory Gardens” was a call to patriotism to do your part. Being as my father was as patriotic as the next man, this particular call was answered […]

Have you ever noticed that vitamins and supplements in pill for contain mega doses of nutrients? More than your body needs? According to the Physicians Desk Reference, only 10-20% of vitamins and minerals in pill form are absorbed by your body. Because of this low absorption rate, companies must use large quantities of nutrients, which […]

Dietary Supplements Can Cause Liver Damage By Sandy Powers Dietary supplements such as vitamins, minerals, and herbal products can cause liver damage. I learned this the hard way. When I was diagnosed with breast cancer and scheduled for a mastectomy, my pre-opt tests revealed my liver enzymes were higher than normal. Liver enzymes are an […]

It’s an addiction. We bet everything and lost everything. But treatable It is now recognized that many addictive behaviors not necessarily involve drug use. They are known as non-chemical addictions and include: gambling, sex, work, shop or Internet use. They conduct in which you lose control and creates dependency. Gambling addiction receives several names: Gambling […]

Flat feet is a condition where the longitudinal arch or instep of the foot collapses and comes in contact with the ground. In infants and toddlers, the longitudinal arch is not developed and flat feet are normal. In some individuals, the longitudinal arch never develops. Most flat feet do not cause pain or other problems. […]

Kennel cough in dogs is also called Canine Cough, Bordetellosis and Infectious Tracheobronchitis. Its will stimulate a coarse, dry, hacking cough about three to seven days after the dog is initially infected. It sounds as if the dog needs to “clear it’s throat” and the cough will be triggered by any extra activity or exercise. […]

Omega-3 and omega-6 are types of essential fatty acids – meaning we cannot make them on our own and have to obtain them from our diet. Both are polyunsaturated fatty acids that differ from each other in their chemical structure. In modern diets, there are few sources of omega-3 fatty acids, mainly the fat of […]

Life Force International has an amazing product called Body Balance. I would recommend to EVERYBODY!!! Here is some information on Body Balance: The Magic of Land and Sea Body Balance is a unique combination of Aloe vera grown and processed according to certified organic standards and SeaNine; our proprietary blend of nine sea vegetables. Sea […]

Babies born prematurely (before the due date) may need special care during their first 2 years, especially if they were very small at birth (less than 3 pounds). Here’s some advice on how to care for your baby when he or she comes home from the hospital. Generally, the earlier a baby is born, the […]

One of the most devastating tragedies that can befall young parents is the sudden death of their infant. When the death is unexplained by history or a thorough examination, including an autopsy, it is defined as Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). SIDS is the leading cause of death in infants between the ages of one […]

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