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'Coronavirus Cooking Survey' Finds That People Are Eating Healthier And Wasting Less Food

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Since researchers launched the Corona Cooking Survey, they were delighted to find that people are eating better and wasting less during COVID-19 shutdowns. appea ... read more

Germany Decries 'disappointing Backlash' For Global Health In Swipe At Trump's Split From WHO

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News that the US has severed all ties with the World Health Organization (WHO) was met with criticism in Berlin, which called on the global body to reform in order to stay afloat. It also urged the EU to fill the funding void. Read Full Article at RT ... read more

Glasses That Can Monitor Your Health And Let You Play Video Games With Your Eyes Are Developed

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The groundbreaking new wearable tech built at Korea University, Seoul, can provide more advanced personal health data than devices like Fitbits or smart watches. ... read more

Vaping For Just A Few Months Puts Young, Healthy People At Risk Of Oral Health Problems

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A study from Ohio State University found vaping for only a short period of time, just a handful of months, can lead to significant health problems such as gum disease and oral cancer. ... read more

The 5G Health Summit Starts Tomorrow (June 1st) — Reserve Your Free Spot Here

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Some of the world's leading scientists, doctors and activists are gathering for a free online summit that begins on Monday June 1st and will run for approximately one week. The summit will dive into the health concerns of 5G technology, and why it's a ... read more

Loneliness: A Health Problem That Could Be Deadlier Than Obesity, Study Says

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Loneliness can reliably be linked to a significant increase in the risk of early mortality, according to a study at Brigham Young University. Head author, Julianne Holt-Lunstad, notes that "substantial evidence now indicates that individuals lacking social c ... read more

Keep Your Dog In Top Health With These 3 Tips

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Awareness Junkie Your dog is your best friend, and you want them to be happy and healthy if possible. Staying in optimal health as a dog is like a human... ... read more

Taking The Public Out Of 'Public Health' To Reclaim Freedom

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There are no mandates in a free society. There is only choice. Today, mandates are what is on the Public Health menu. However, before you take your pitchfork to the bureaucrats, ask yourself this: To achieve freedom, is it better to fight in the streets, in the c ... read more

How Interactive Audio Games Are Spreading Public Health Messages

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In the global south, a new mobile game based on choose-your-own adventure stories is putting people's knowledge of Covid-19 to the test to help prevent infectionsPositive ... read more

Leaked Emails Reveal Denmark's PM Railroaded Country's Health Authorities And Deceived Public Over Coronavirus To Justify

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Leaked emails between leading figures in Denmark's health authorities are raising questions over the extent to which Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen steam-rollered her own health experts at the time the country imposed its lockdown in mid-March. In an email leake ... read more

Why Is The World Health Organisation Anti-meat?

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The soft, leather seats and bustle of the coffee shop belied the importance of the meeting. It was going well so far, skipping along with nods and positive noises and then everything changed. Upon hearing some of my recommendations, the healthcare consultant with ... read more

5-Part Mental Health Masterclass — FREE Online Event

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How are you doing? No, how are you really doing? In these unprecedented Covid-19 times, mental health problems such as anxiety and depression are soaring, and no wonder - but it's not just coronavirus. Statistics show that we've been collectivel ... read more

You Need More Than Mental Intelligence To Get Through A Pandemic: A Primer For Using Your Four Whole Health Intelligences

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May 28th, 2020 By Lissa Rankin for Now that we have bought ourselves a few months of time with a global quarantine, individual states and countries will be making decisions about loosening the Outer Shield imposed upon us by our govern ... read more

Studies Show Cell Phone Towers Inflict Significant Damage To Trees And Human Health

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Phillip Schneider - Researchers found that electromagnetic emissions cause 'high-level damage' to trees within range of cell phone masts. ... read more

My First Quarantine-related Run-in

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I had my first run-in with a #coronanazi today at Wallgreen's. I was just trying to put my cokes on the end of the counter rather than hold them while I waited in line. They were cold! But no, the cashier (in a mask) put up his hands and almost sh ... read more

Neurosurgeon Explains How Masks "Pose Serious Risks To The Healthy

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There are a number of weird facts and pieces of evidence that've emerged regarding the new coronavirus which are putting into question the measures we have taken, and are taking as a collective. One major theme during this outbreak seems to be the fact that ... read more

5 Habits To Have If You Want To Be Exceptionally Healthy

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May 26th, 2020 By Paul Lenda We all know someone who is always healthy. Even when there are epidemics and pandemics, they skirt around catching anything. What is going on here? Are they superhuman? No, they're usually just like ... read more

Research Says That The Simple Act Of Planning A Trip Can Help Boost Your Mental Health

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Although the COVID shutdowns have prevented travelers from indulging their wanderlust, this research says that simply planning a trip can boost your mood. appeared firs ... read more

Telling Our Tree Stories

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via Protecting our planet In turbulent times, being in nature among the trees can offer a vital sense of calm, solace, and inspiration. Here, we share the stories of people who've devoted their professional lives to eco-advoca ... read more

Know A Healthcare Or Frontline Worker? These Companies Are Offering Wonderful

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A number of companies are offering goods and services free of charge during the COVID-19 pandemic for healthcare, emergency service and essential wo ... read more

Family-Owned Greenhouse Donates $1Million In Orchids To Healthcare Workers In 7

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Green Circle Growers of Ohio have donated $1 million in orchids to frontline workers in seven cities hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.Family-Own ... read more

3D-Printing Teen Makes Hundreds Of Ingenious Devices To Alleviate Ear Pain For Healthcar

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12-year-old Quinn Callander has been making "ear guards" to ease the physical pain of wearing protective face masks all day.3D-Printing Te ... read more

Why You Should Practice Uitwaaien

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April 23rd, 2020 By Elle Hunt Important psychological benefits come from a unique pastime in the Netherlands which highlights the importance of br ... read more

Living Your Life Purpose: Are You In The Flow?

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April 22nd, 2020 By Catherine Cates Before we can live our life purpose or be on our path, we have to answer the call as mentioned in my previous ... read more

IKEA Publishes Meatball Recipe For Devoted Fans In Quarantine Pining After The Store's B

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The Swedish furniture chain published the ingredients and instructions for the saucy meatball dish to their social media pages this week.IKEA Publis ... read more

Are You A Wallflower Or A Trailblazer?

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April 21st, 2020 By Paul Lenda Imagine that you have died. You find yourself suddenly looking at your life reel. This movie-like presentation show ... read more

The 10 Best Herbs For Kidney Cleansing

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April 21st, 2020 By for If you're looking for a powerful way to get your body in better health, consider cl ... read more

Change How You Perceive Yourself And Love Who You Are!

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April 16th, 2020 By Dr. Michelle Kmiec for We are our own worst critics, and this generally stems from distorted and negative self- ... read more

Sam's Club Is Offering 'Hero Shopping Hours' To Healthcare Workers Regardles

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For two hours on Sunday mornings, all Sam's Club stores will be open to first responders and hospital workers--no membership required.Sam's Club ... read more

What If Lose My Home Or Job? Handling Fear During Uncertain Times

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April 15th, 2020 By Catherine Cates During these uncertain times many of us are worried about our home, job or business. For me to say, "Don& ... read more

How To Wake Up To Who You Really Are

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April 14th, 2020 By Paul Lenda Most people are sleepwalking through life. They either identify solely with this 3D reality or they believe in a va ... read more

Natural Remedies For Anxiety: 8 Tips To Find Relief

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April 14th, 2020 By for The funny thing about anxiety is that it can come even when you are generally happy. An ... read more

Thought For Today

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It's easier to fool people than to convince them they have been fooled! -- Mark Twain ... read more

RFK Jr Responds To Bill Gates's Vaccine Ideas

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via Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Responds To Bill Gates' Statements On A Mandatory Coronavirus Vaccine Vaccines, for Bill Gates, are a strategic philanthropy that feed his many vaccine- ... read more

Hope For The World's Oceans — Major New Study Provides Route Map To Recovery I

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April 13th, 2020 By Nikki Harper Of all the damage mankind has inflicted upon our earth, the depletion of marine life around the world has been so ... read more

Are We Sick Of Being Sick Yet?

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April 10th, 2020 By Danielle Benvenuto Whenever I think about the state of the world-the story it is telling, the movie it is projecting-in order ... read more

Music As Medicine: What's Your Recommended Daily Dose?

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April 10th, 2020 By Nikki Harper Humans have a complex relationship with music. It's very clear to most of us from personal experience that mu ... read more

3 Ways To Deal With The Anxiety Of A New Situation

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In this podcast, Dr. Brown talks about how when we only do things that we're already good at doing, we stop growing--and truly living. ... read more

4 Qualities Of Truly Happy People

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April 7th, 2020 By Paul Lenda Everyone wants to be happy. One of the three inalienable rights stated in the US constitution is the pursuit of happ ... read more

How Vitamin C Boosts The Immune System

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April 7th, 2020 By for When you feel the sniffles coming on, what's your go-to remedy? Do you reach for a r ... read more

Carrot, Ginger, Turmeric Drink

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I just got back from Kroger where I found a new flavor of smoothie drink from Bolthouse Farms. It's called Carrot Ginger Turmeric, and I gotta tell ya, after cracking one open — not in the store, I'm not o ... read more

6 Quick And Easy Intuition Exercises To Help You Focus On Your Own Truth

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April 3rd, 2020 By Nikki Harper We are currently living in a period of great stress and, for many people, tremendous fear. We're also living i ... read more

The (Bright New) Day After Tomorrow

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April 2nd, 2020 By Estee Horn "No man is an island entire of itself...any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind. An ... read more

How To Stop Yourself In The Middle Of An Overreaction

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April 2nd, 2020 By Kate Harveston Tensions are high right now as the world finds itself in the grip of a global pandemic. Normal ways of life are ... read more

Every Problem Is An Opportunity -- Think Like An Evolutionary Solutionary

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March 31st, 2020 By Paul Lenda It's no secret that the world has some problems. The collective consciousness is confronting its shadows and se ... read more

Antibiotic Resistance: How Cannabis Can Help

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April 1st, 2020 By Nikki Harper As I write this, the world is deep in a global crisis surrounding covid-19. Because this is an infection caused by ... read more

Are You Getting The Call?

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April 1st, 2020 By Catherine Cates Are you wondering what your life purpose is? Or do you think you know but aren't sure? If either of those a ... read more

Re-parenting The Self For New Beginnings

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March 27th, 2020 By Susan Hassen How many of us were truly parented? How many of us had all our emotional needs met as children? Chances are, the ... read more

You Are Needed: Reclaiming Humanity's Light

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March 26th, 2020 By Rachel Horton White The energies of Earth recently have felt heavy, but things are brewing beneath the surface. We are receivi ... read more

Is "Spontaneous" Healing A MiracleMagicSynchronicityor Self Control?

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March 25th, 2020 By Lissa Rankin for During my seven year study of spiritual healing in preparation for researching and finally wri ... read more

What's The Best Time To Take Vitamins?

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March 24th, 2020 By for You wake up, stretch, and focus on your day before heading into the kitchen to start yo ... read more

As Weather Gets Warmer, Here Are 6 Tips To Save Water On Your Lawn And Gardens

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After 2019 was the hottest summer on record, keeping your lawn green and saving water resources can be as easy as following these 6 tips.As Weather ... read more

6 Ways To Practice Non-Attachment (and Find Inner Peace)

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March 21st, 2020 By Mateo Sol "Non-attachment" sounds a bit intimidating, doesn't it? Unfortunately, most people tend to associate t ... read more

From Fear Into Love: Coping During Panicked Times

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March 20th, 2020 By Rachel Horton White With all the panic and hysteria in the air, many of us tend to forget that the world around us is a beauti ... read more

Stop Panicking

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via timesofisrael.com Israeli virologist urges world leaders to calm public, slams unnecessary panic. 'People think this virus is going to attack them all, and then they're all going to die,' ... read more

(Not A) Surprise: Glyphosate-based Herbicides Are Bad For Your Mental Health

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March 18th, 2020 By Kelly Brogan, M.D. Eat your veggies is no longer synonymous with health thanks to the increasingly documented deleterious hea ... read more

Here Are 7 Reasons Why You Need A Cleanse

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March 17th, 2020 By for Do you often get tired or feel like you have 'brain fog'? Do you have skin blem ... read more

The Time Has Come For Radical Changes

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March 17th, 2020 By Paul Lenda Humanity is in a car going 100 MPH heading towards a brick wall, while many are arguing about where to sit. There a ... read more

WuFlu Survival Story

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WuFlu survival story in case there's anything useful in here... An anonymous user suggests, Start taking 4 oregano oil capsules as soon as you start to get sick. See oregano oil On 3/16/20 2:39 AM I am to ... read more

Yoga For Couples: 7 Poses For Building Intimacy And Trust

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March 13th, 2020 By Vivek Roy Love feels the very best when you spot soul mate tendencies, in your special someone. That's the exact time when ... read more

Need A Rest? New Research Says Squatting Or Kneeling May Have Far More Health Benefits T

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Being sedentary doesn't necessarily mean that you can't exercise--it just means that you shouldn't necessarily spend your free time sitting down.Nee ... read more

Corona Virus Panic

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Panic. Overreacting. Who needs terrorism when you have the news media to create a good old fashion panic? end of rant Just wash your hands regularly (as you should've been doing already) and don't touch any questionable people or objects with any part of your body (also as you should've been doing already). Wear a mask, if you want ... read more

Psychedelic Therapy Offers New Hope For Smokers Trying To Quit

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March 11th, 2020 By Nikki Harper Most people are well aware that tobacco smoking is harmful to your health. Smokers are well aware of this too, an ... read more

6 Reasons You Should Eat Mono Meals

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March 11th, 2020 By Hilde Larsen Eating mono simply means eating one thing at the time. Picking one food to fill your entire plate. A mono meal wi ... read more

A Simple Recipe For A Homemade Non-Toxic Fabric Softener

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a.k.a. dryer sheets, but see fabric softener. "Fabric softeners are one of the most unnecessary dangerous chemicals that you may be using in your home, and it's important that you stop right... ... read more

Iodine And Saline Kill Viruses

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Found this. Seems you can put a cotton ball impregnated with iodine and saline in each nostril and breathe quite well: Iodine and the 1918 Influenza Pandemic Dr. David Derry, MD, wrote a very interesting article entitled "Iodine: the Forgotten Weapon Against Influenza Viruses". The abstract of his article is shown below. ... read more

Ronica's Oregano Chicken

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This is fast and easy. It is good over rice or noodles. ¼ cup butter ¼ cup lemon juice 2 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 2 tablespoon soy sauce 1 ½ teaspoon dried oregano 1 large clove garlic, crushedCombine all ingredients and pour over chicken in 13 x 9 baking dish. Bake covered at 375 for 30 minutes. ... read more

Palacsintas

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Markowitz recipe. (pronounced pah-lah-CHIN-tuhz). Makes 4 or 5. beat well 2 eggs Add a pinch of salt ½ teaspoon sugar beat/mix in blender until has a loose consistency. Add ½ cup water and some flour while mixing, until thick enough As a test, dip spoon into mix and let the mixture drip Make sure it does ... read more

Bill's Salsa Chicken & Rice

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I've been making this for years, and thought I'd share it, finally. Here's my recipe and the quantity I usually make: Six chicken breasts with skin, baked in plastic cooking bags at 400°F for about an hour (depending on your oven). Six servings of rice. I prefer brown, but white works just fine. Before cooking ri ... read more

Ronica's Maple Roasted Chicken

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4 large skinless chicken thighs or breasts 3 potatoes cut into chunks 1 medium onion cut into small pieces 1 bag baby carrots ¼ cup maple syrup 1 teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon pepper Combine all ingredients in roasting pan and toss to coat. Cook 40-45 minutes covered at 450 degrees. Stir once about half w ... read more

California State Fair Tacos

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1 potato (about 4 inches long) ¼ head lettuce 3 cloves garlic 6 green onions 1 pound lean ground beef 1 cup water ½ small can green chilies Salt and pepper 12 - 14 white corn tortillas Vegetable oil ... read more

Easy Deviled Eggs

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Put cooked egg yolks in a zip lock bag. Seal, mash till they are all broken up. Add remainder of ingredients, reseal keep mashing it up mixing thoroughly cut the tip of the baggy, squeeze mixture into egg. ... read more

Don's Orange Julius

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Place ½ cup orange juice concentrate in blender Fill 2 cup container ½ full with ice cubes Add water to make 2 cups and pour into blender Add 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Add 8 teaspoons sugar Blend on LOW speed until ice thoroughly crushed ... read more

Bees Absolutely Love Cannabis & It Could Help Restore Their Populations

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via https://www.collective-evolution.com/2020/01/20/bees-absolutely-love-cannabis-it-could-help-restore-their-populations/New research out of Cornell University that's beenpublished in Environmental ... read more

Panera Favorites

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Insider favorites at Panera Bread. Via panera-bread-employee-favorites ... read more

Winter Oranges In Nebraska

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Amazing. " Nebraska retiree uses Earth's heat to grow oranges in snow... See youtube.com/watch?vZD3gsgsnk Winter temperatures in Alliance, Nebraska can drop to -20°F (the record low is -40°F/C), but retired mailman Russ Finch grows oranges ... read more

How To Exercise Without Moving Your Body

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Good news! See... how-to-exercise-without-moving-your-body/ "Wouldn't it be nice if we lived in a magical world where we could simply imagine whatever we wanted to happen and poof it would appear? For thousands of years, p ... read more

Essential Oil Uses

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Here's an interesting (and hopefully useful) article someone sent us. ... read more

Time For Trees

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Time for Trees. Another worthy cause. Humankind is All organic lifeforms are facing a crisis: our ability to survive and thrive is at risk. Air and water pollution is rampant. Weather patterns are shifting at an alarming rate. Poverty is widespread. The entire globe is ... read more

Atlanta Food Forest

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Such a great idea! " Atlanta's City Council just voted in favor of transforming over 7 acres of vacant property into the state of Georgia's first food forest. The measure, which ... read more

Sacred Chocolate

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See Food of the gods "... drinking a homemade cacao hot chocolate in the mornings instead of coffee ... unleashes such beautiful creative energies while also giving you a subtle morning boost" ... read more

Veterinary Medicine Said To Cure Cancer. Cancer Industry Not Happy

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Dog de-worming medicine allegedly cures cancer. See Cancer cure has gotten out of control and nih. ... read more

Attract Butterflies And Bees To Your Gardenreduce Wi-fi

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via attract-butterflies-and-bees-to-your-garden-by-reducing-wifi-radiation-frequencies &qu ... read more

Cayenne Supplements

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I'd like to report that if anyone has prostate issues, the best treatment I know of is cayenne pepper capsules. Some time ago I bought size 00 ... read more

Chlorine Dioxide Breaks Down Glyphosate In Body (allegedly)

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"I should say something about bleach, as a number of critics insist MMS (chlorine dioxide) is a bleach and, thus, a poison. Chlorine dioxide, the chemical that is MMS, has never been used domestically as a bleach for cleaning toilets. It is an industrial bleach when used FOUR THOUSAND times more concentrated than MMS. It is never ... read more

Wildlife Bridges

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I love this! See wildlife bridges " Bridges for bears and tunnels for tortoises have significantly reduced the number of wildlife-car collisions worldwide. " ... read more

Million Pollinator Garden Challenge

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Looks like a worthwhile project. Click the link/badge below for more info ... read more

How To Lose Hundreds Of Pounds

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See every-breath-you-take. "... contrary to intuition, over 90% of lost weight leaves the body as carbon dioxide exhaled from the lungs, disappearing into thin air." ... read more

Shungite

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Did you know about this rock from Russia? It's supposed to neutralize wireless signals. I perceive a difference when I put it on my wifi-router, which I rarely use ... read more

More Than Half Using Prescription Drugs Quit After Using Cannabis And CBD

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Interesting article here: more-than-half-quit-using-prescription-drugs "A survey on cannabidoil (CBD) usage found that women are more likely than men to use CBD; and once ... read more

Antibiotics Kill good Bacteriatoo

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"A healthy blood-brain barrier is necessary for keeping unwanted molecules and cells from entering into the brain from the bloodstream. Without a healthy blood-brain barrier, pathogens can pass from the bloodstream into the brain, causing illness and even death. The blood-brain barrier also maintains central nervous system (CNS) ho ... read more

HPVa Manufactured Crisis

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HPV vaccines are touted as a safe and effective cure for cervical cancer, but the evidence tells a different story.See http://anh-usa.org/ ... read more

5G Coming To OH And TN

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And that's not a good thing. See also S ... read more

Turmeric, Cinnamon, Ginger Tea

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from My Persian Kitchen Prep time: 1 min Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 31 mins Serves: 1 cup Ingredients 1 tsp grated fresh turmeric 1/2 tsp grated fresh ginger 1 tick cinnamon 1 tbsp fresh squeezed lemon juice 1/2 slice of lemon ... read more

Marijuanahempcbd: What's Legal And Where

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For those "asking for a friend," see marijuana-hemp-cbd-whats-legal-and-where: "As the legalized cannabis industry in the United States grows with nearly every election, consumers interested in these ... read more

Autism Said To Be Linked To Aluminum Adjuvants

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via aluminum-vaccines-cause-autism "We now have 5 years of medical research, mostly from outside the United States, incriminating aluminum adjuvants in vaccines as the SOLE cause of autism epidemic. JB Handley does a nice job laying out t ... read more

Big Pharma In Maryland

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"Josh Mazer is pro-vaccine, but wants vaccines to be based on sound scientific evidence and not to cause more harm than good. He also believes in providing informed consent on the risks/dangers of each vaccine." via ... read more

Merck Accused Of Fraud Re Gardasil

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They failed to clearly state... "... the minimal risk that, even once the individual was infected with the HPV virus, the infection would result in precancerous lesions..." via greenmedinfo.co ... read more

Ordering A Sandwich

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Man behind the counter: What kind of meat? Me: Tuna. Man: Ham? Me: If by "ham" you mean "tuna," then yes. ... read more

Mosquito Anti-itch Cream

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FYI: Aileen's Instagram page "I don't know about you but mosquitoes are crazy for me! Made some anti-itch cream. :) we shall see if it works! #herbal #apothecary #herbalremedies #handmade #kitchenwitch" Not to be confused with ... read more

Signs Of A Stroke

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STROKE: Remember The 1st Three Letters... S.T.R. A neurologist says that if he can get to a stroke victim within 3 hours he can totally reverse the effects of a stroke... totally . He said the trick was getting a stroke recognized, diagnosed, and then getting the patient medically cared for within 3 hours, which is tough. The stroke vi ... read more

Good Food, Bad Packaging

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Feedback I sent to Luvo: I love your frozen meals, but hate your packaging. Your microwave cooking instructions basically say "look elsewhere on package."Why not put the instructions right there where it says "instructions?" Opening the package afterwar ... read more

Easiest Container-friendly Food Plants

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"We've found 35 fruits and vegetables that you can grow in containers. These range from bananas and citrus fruits to tomatoes, cucumbers, and just about anything else that you would normally plant in a larger garden." via ... read more

Actual Environmental Issues

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Here are some actual environmental issues that we should be addressing instead of "climate change" (or screaming about the U.S. pulling out of the Paris climate treaty).FYI, pollution is caused ... read more

Horsetail Herb Said To Remove Aluminum

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According to the "Health Ranger," anyway. "The Health Ranger reveals why Horsetail herb, which grows as a weed, allows your body to elim ... read more

Drop The Diet Drinks

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from Diet drinks TRIPLE risk stroke dementia "Diet drinks TRIPLE your risk of stroke and dementia, and are FAR more dangerous than drinks sweetened with sugar. Boston University researchers found aspart ... read more

Wild Lettuce To Help Pain

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This looks very familiar in my yard. Go here for more info: lettuce "I'm surprised I haven't come across wild lettuce as an alternative to toxic pain, migraine and anxiety pills, but a rece ... read more

Extra Recess Time Alleviates ADHD

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Interesting "The most common sense, natural solution to inattentive behavior in school children, however, may be the basic idea of giving children more time to free play and to engage their bodies in physical activity. It's such a s ... read more

Leave The Treesplease

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Another reason for short-sighted land developers to leave as many trees as possible when destroying/preparing the site for the next new neighborhood. See Watching birds near your home is good for your mental health "People living i ... read more

Farm Of The Future?

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Cool! But I also like one of the commenters' idea about forest gardens. Via forest gardens ... read more

Antibiotics Can Have Severe Lasting Effects

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Antibiotics can have severe lasting effects; choose raw horseradish or these natural remedies instead from Antibiotics can have severe lasting effects "(NaturalNews) Antibiotics should really be a last resort when you ... read more

Never Combine These Over-the-counter Drugs

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Never combine these over-the-counter drugs - your life may be endangered via NaturalNews.com Good to know! ... read more

Russia Completely Bans GMOs In Food Production

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That's it! We're moving to Russia! Just kidding (because it kinda sucks over there unless you're rich ... like almost everywhere else, actually). Still, this is good news for humans: "This is a bold move by the Russian government, and it sits in unison with the newly-ignited global debate on GMOs and the presence of ... read more

What To Plant Now

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Just FYI if you were wondering, 'cuz I was. "Broccoli.If you live in a warmer climate and can find a quick growing Broccoli variety, you can harvest well into November."Source: What to Plant Now ... read more

Six Exercises For Happiness

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"These six daily happiness exercises are proven to make anyone, from a 4-year old to an 84-year old, happy, or simply happier. Achor says in just 21 days, the exercises can transform a pessimist into an optimist. Gratitude Exercises. Write down three things you're grateful for that occurred over the last 24 hours. ... read more

Being Overweight Means You Live Longer

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Why being 'overweight' means you live longer: The way scientists twist the facts I guess the only diet most of us need to be on is non ... read more

Avocados Poisonous To Most Pets

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Did you know that avocados are poisonous to most pets? Check out these links: petpoisonhelpline.com ... read more

How To Stop Bleeding

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FYI, the I in this story is not me. The author wanted to share this info without being identified. Can you blame him? :) I looked online and it's hard to find direct, simple instructions, they tend to get academic or theoretical about it. It's very simple: APPLY HARD PRESSURE! Once, I cut myself on the job trying to free a piece of m ... read more

The Real Reason Wheat Is Toxic

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"Standard wheat harvest protocol in the US is to drench the wheat fields with Roundup several days before the combine harvesters work through the fields because withered, dead wheat plants are less taxing on the farm equipment and allows for an earlier, easier and bigger harvest" via ... read more

Alzheimer's Reversal

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Wow! All you need to do is ... Eliminate all simple carbohydrates and gluten Eliminate processed food (wait, is that even possible?) Eat more vegetables and fruits Eat wild-caught fish Meditate twice a day Start yoga Get seven to eight h ... read more

List Of Common Meds Which Destroy Your Brain

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List of Culprit Drugs (according to them): Excedrin PM, Tylenol PM, Nytol, Sominex, Unisom, Benadryl, Dramamine, Paxil, Detrol, Demerol, Elavil "You wouldn't think that taking a little pain pill would cause long term cogn ... read more

Mighty Broccoli Sprouts Rapidly Detox Pollutants

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Broccoli sprouts, anyone? "The drink used in the China study was made with broccoli sprouts developed by researchers at Johns Hopkins University. They are sold under the brand name BroccoSprouts. They are widely available in superm ... read more

Just 'cuz You Cut Off Its Head

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... don't assume it's harmless. Chef dies after spitting cobra he was cooking bit him on the hand ... 20 minutes after he had cut its head off. See Chef-dies ... read more

Nutty Grain And Oat Bars

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I need to try this. Too bad I hate cooking so much. I eat way too many snacks at work, but at least these are healthy. The snack ... read more

Farmers Use Social Media To Stop Food Waste

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Farmers use social media to stop food waste. So far, CropMobster has managed to distribute nearly half a million kilograms of food, which has brought in close to a milli ... read more

10 Ways To Survive Skyrocketing Food Prices

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Good to know. from 10 Ways to Survive Skyrocketing Food Prices "Food prices are getting out of control. As meats, dairy, and eggs climb to record high prices and over 50 million Americans are now ... read more

52 Plants In The Wild You Can Eat

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FIRST, an important note: NEVER eat unripe elderberries. That caution aside, this is good to know if you're ever starving or just have the munchies while wandering through your back yard!:) via 52 Plants ... read more

Bee-friendly Plants? Think Again

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Good info. I wonder if Ace Hardware stores are any better? Probably need to buy my plants from the farmer's market. via Bee-friendly plants? Think again. ... read more

Don't Keep Calm

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Basically, go ahead and let yourself get anxious/excited. It's OK! You might even enjoy yourself, in a way. Or at least it'll be one of those things you can look back on and laugh about. via Don't Keep Calm.... ... read more

Contributing Factors To Happiness

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What a great experiment ... and website!Scientists Discover One Of The Greatest Contributing Factors To Happiness — You'll Thank Me Later. See also ... read more

Why Your Brain Craves Junk Food And What You Can Do About It

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The good news is that the research shows the less junk food you eat, the less you crave it. In other words, self-control! What a concept! via ... read more

Sit Up Straight

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... like my father always said. Apparently, there's more than just a physical benefit. via The Science Behind Posture and How It Affects Your Brain "Body language is closely related to posture &mdas ... read more

Anti-inflammatory Smoothie To Heal You From The Inside Out

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I think I'll try this. " If you are battling an aliment or just want to feel good - this smoothie rocks. The addition of cranberries helps reduce water weight too - a little aesthetically pleasing benefit th ... read more

The Anti-Inflammatory Smoothie That Will Heal You From The Inside Out

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anti-inflammatory-smoothie foodbabe.com/2013/09/30/anti-inflammatory-smoothie/ The Anti-Inflammatory Smoothie That Will Heal You From The Inside Out.I think I'll try this. Click above.www.tkqlhce.com/click-7066155-10777420 aligncenter srchttp ... read more

Shocked To Realize Affordable Health Care Another Obama Fairy Tale

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The article's title, below in link, is misleading — which I hate no matter whose side you're on — but the facts/results are true. "After registering, she lamented that 'every plan is going to cost more than what I pay now, and what I pay now is ridiculous.'" via ... read more

The Effects Of Fluoride

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See articles below on the effects of fluoride. Harvard Study Finds Fluoride Lowers IQ - Published in Federal Gov't Journal Building a Database of Developmental Neurotoxicants: Evidence from Human and Animal Studies Im ... read more

Dinner And A Show

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After stopping at Tara's sister Stephanie's house in Smyrna to pick up a newly-refurbished Kindle Fire that Todd had put together ... read more

Some Non-organic Foods Contain Upwards Of 180 Times Fluoride Level Of Tap Water

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via Some non-organic foods contain upwards of 180 times the fluoride level of tap water, says expert. "... the average person's cumulative exposure to fluoride from food, beverages, personal care products, and water is up to se ... read more

What Happens In Your Brain When You Get Madand How To Control It

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I love this! Especially after my last post. "By using one of his strategies, projecting peace, you can activate a different set of mirror neurons and begin to defuse the other's anger. You can get them to mirror your calm instead of you mirroring their anger. A good exam ... read more

Gardasil And Cervarix Don't Workare Dangerous And Weren't Tested

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"Dr. Diane Harper was the lead researcher in the development of the human papilloma virus vaccines, Gardasil and Cervarix. She is the latest to come forward and question the safety and effectiveness of these vaccines." ... read more

Vaccine Scandal Exposes Government Lies

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"... most of the people in America who are diagnosed by doctors with the flu have no flu virus in their bodies. So they don't have the flu." A new giant vaccine scandal exposes government lies and psyops. ... read more

Struggle In The Vegetable Garden

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No, not just me and my pathetic crop management. While that's definitely been a struggle, there have apparently been physical altercations going on in the garden, specifically on top of the onions. The tops of those plants — once so proud and erect — are all now bent over. I hope they're not broken, not that I guess it will affect the ... read more

More Benefits Of Turmeric

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Turmeric's cardiovascular benefits found Just an FYI, above. And now this, below: turmeric and black pepper together ... read more

Patent Claims Solar Energy 'breakthrough'

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I hope this is for real. http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/05/08-6 "In a U.S. paten ... read more

Cinco De Mayo

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It was Cinco de Mayo, so we tried Moe's Southwest Grill. After ten minutes with very little movement (the line was so long), we left. Next we tried Las Pal ... read more

Pick Your Own Fruits And Vegetables

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Should be fun, and you'll know it's fresh: pick-your-own-produce See also: pick-your-ownfruitandvegetables ... read more

Garden Improvements

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I finished up my little rain barrel project yesterday. My three rain barrels used to be underneath the downspout coming off the roof. And that's great for catching the most rain, but the problem was that it is downhill from and not close enough to the garden where it's needed. I've looked into pumps, but they're expensive, which might be why almost ... read more

Denied Again

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This is the second denial in as many days. Yesterday it was the life insurance company. Today, I got one of those job application denial emails: "Thank you for your interest in our recent opening. We have had a chance to review your resume ... Unfortunately, we have decided to pursue other candidates who match our requirement ... read more

Insurance Companies

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Good news: SunLife Financial sent me a refund check! Bad news: It was because they denied my policy for, according to them, failing to send all of my paperwork in on time. Um, I think faxing it in at least a couple days prior to the deadline qualifies as on time! I guess it doesn't co ... read more

Virtual Gym 'helps Weight Loss'

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Virtual gym 'helps weight loss'As my brother says, this one's for those too lazy to actually work out. :) ... read more

This Year's Vegetable Garden

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My checklist for this year's vegetable garden: Soil tilled? Check! Top soil added? Check! Plants bought? Check! Seeds for plants not available for purchase? Check! Plants planted? Check! Now the watering ... and waiting begins! Oh, you're wondering what I planted? Lettuce ... read more

Major Food Companies Consider Lobbying For GMO Labeling

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Maybe there is hope for mankind, after all? Thanks to the boycotts, and more people refusing to remain ignorant? Whatever the reason, this looks promising. via Activist Post. "... there is talk of ... read more

Avoid The Pharmacyfight The Flu With Remedies From The Kitchen

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via Avoid the Pharmacy: Fight the Flu with Remedies from the Kitchen. "A gargle made from salt water can relieve a sore throat. As well, it can stop a budding infection in its tracks. Mix 1 tablespoon of salt with a cup of ... read more

Cincinnati Passes Resolution Requiring GE Food Labeling

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Cincinnati passes resolution requiring GE food labeling.Good!And that's where Kroger is headquartered, which might make it more interesting. ... read more

Lit Motors Builds A Car That Breaks The Rules

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via Lit Motors Builds a Car that Breaks the Rules. "Right now, electric cars are not sustainable, he says. The average electric car battery pack is four times larger than ours, with one-third the range. If ... read more

Ford's Hemp-poweredhemp-made Car

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I just thought this was interesting: youtube.com/watch?v54vDcPCQM8 And here's another article on the same subject: 10 X Stronger Than Steel In The 1940s ... read more

Genetically Engineered Foods Versus Organic Foods

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from Genetically Engineered Foods versus Organic Foods. "Many politica ... read more

Positive Attitude Equals More Control Over Your Lifebetter Health

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If you're happy, you're healthy.Or the opposite.Whatever works, right? via Positive Attitude Equals More Control, Better Health. "The bottom line: when you feel in control, you take control." ... read more

Exercise Primallymoveliftand Sprint!

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via Action Item #4: Exercise Primally — Move, Lift, and Sprint "Moving frequently (at a slow pace) is the foundation of Primal fitness. It's what we are meant to do most often, and what we should b ... read more

Exercise Primally: Move, Lift, And Sprint!

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Action Item #4: Exercise Primally: Move, Lift, and Sprint! Marks Daily Apple ... read more

People Can Be Fat And Fit

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People can be fat AND fitGood news! "It shows that some fat people manage to remain 'metabolically healthy' even though their body mass index would suggest they are not ... read more

Eat Your Tomato Harvest All Year

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Five Tasty Ways to Eat Your Tomato Harvest All Year "Hello tomato harvest time. If your garden (or farmer's market, or neighbor's garden) is suddenly overwhelming you with fresh tomatoes, don't be intimidated, s ... read more

HoneyI Killed The Superbug

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via Honey, I killed the superbug  The Australian. "... none of the bacteria that researchers used to test the honey, including superbugs such as flesh-eating bacteria, built up any immunity" ... read more

Research Shows Local Honey May Halt Allergies

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For those with allergies, this might help.Research Shows Local Honey may Halt Allergies. "Honey has been considered an alternative allergy treatment for many years, with many allergy sufferers swearing by its anti-allergenic properties. Unti ... read more

Our First Ever Ethiopian Restaurant

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With Elizabeth taken for the night by her wonderful Auntie, Tara and I took the opportunity last night to use a Groupon and go to an Ethiopian restaurant, Mesob. It was our first time trying Ethiopian food.The appetizer, sambusa, was very good. When th ... read more

Millions Against Monsanto, The Food Fight Of Our Lives

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"If you put a label on genetically engineered food you might as well put a skull and crossbones on it. — Norman Braksick, president of Asgrow Seed Co., a subsidiary of Monsanto, quoted in the Kansas City Star, March 7, 199 ... read more

The Myth Of The Eight Hour Sleep

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... many sleeping problems may have roots in the human body's natural preference for segmented sleep ... via BBC News - The myth of the eight-hour sleep. "It's not just the number of references — it is the way they refer to it, as if it wa ... read more

More Evidence Points To Pesticide As Cause Of Mass Bee Deaths

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So, literally, for the sake of human survival, please stop using at least this one pesticide by Bayer! via More Evidence Points to Pesticide as Cause of Mass Bee Deaths. "A new study publishe ... read more

British Town Grows All Of Its Own Vegetableslife Improves

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British town grows all of its own vegetables, witnesses improved civic life and reduced crime as a result. "When the small ... read more

Naturally Reduce Your Risk Of Allergies

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Yet again, the solutions for most of the ailments that plague modern society are to be found in the natural world, not the synthetic world of establishment medicine and Big Pharma. via Activist Post: 3 Ways to Naturally Reduce Your Ri ... read more

Thanks To The FDA, You Really Have No Idea What's In Your Food

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via Thanks to the FDA, You Really Have No Idea Whats In Your Food. "It's been stuck this way since ... read more

Thanks To The FDAyou Really Have No Idea What's In Your Food

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via Thanks to the FDA, You Really Have No Idea Whats In Your Food. "It's been stuck this way since the early 1990s, when the FDA hired former ... read more

Rick Perry's Gardasil Problem

( education / news / politics / health )
... his former chief of staff was a lobbyist for Merck and ... his chief of staff's mother-in-law ... was the state director of an advocacy group bankrolled by Merck ... ... read more

Clean 15the 15 Lowest Pesticide-prone Forms Of Produce

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Clean 15: The 15 Lowest Pesticide-Prone Forms of Produce. "If you don't buy organic, health experts like David Suzuki suggest avoiding toxic pesticides linked to health issues including ca ... read more

Candwich: Sandwich In A Can Goes On Sale

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Not a bad idea! Candwich: Sandwich in a can goes on sale "The American makers of the Candwich, a sandwich in a can which can be dispensed by vending machines a ... read more

Emergency Preparedness Food Storage

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Emergency Essentials - Be Prepared Emergency Preparedness Food Storage.That's the Boy Scout motto, isn't it? Never hurts. " BePrepared.com is the world's largest dedicated online marketplace for survival food, water, and gear. They're a complete one-stop shop for everything ... read more

Supermarket Meat Tainted With Drug-resistant Bacteria

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Another reason to go vegetarian, although their math isn't right. Forty-seven percent is much worse than 1 in 4. Maybe we should actually read the article? :) via 1 In 4 Supermarket Meat ... read more

Which Food Additives Make Children Behave Badly

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via Which Food Additives Make Children Behave Badly. "... food additives used in hundreds of children's foods and drinks can cause temper tantrums and disruptive behavior ..." ... read more

Ways To Save Water

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Great site: Ways to save water "Graywater is the water that goes down the drains from your washing machine, bathroom sinks and showers. When you stop to think about it, the average top-loading washing machine wil ... read more

Don't Take Potassium Iodide Unless You Are Exposed To Radiation

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Click below: dont-take-potassium-iodide-unlessHere's a website all about nuclear energy, courtesy of my brother: all things nuclear/ ... read more

Don't Take Potassium Iodide Unless You Are Exposed To Radiation

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Click below: http://www.Washingtonsblog.com/2011/03/dont-take-potassium-iodide-unless-you.htmlHere's a website all about nuclear energy ... read more

Cool Solution To Clean Up Oil Disaster

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Don't know if they used any of this on the BP oil disaster last year, but good to know for future events.Cool solution to clean up oil disaster. VIDEO. ... read more

Pick Your Own Fruit And Vegetable Farms

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This could prove useful as food (and gas) prices soar this coming year: Where to Find Pick-Your-Own Fruit and Vegetable Farms / Orchards for Local, Fresh Fruit, Vegetables and Pumpkins, Along With Canning, Freezing & Preserving Instructions! See also: ... read more

The Starch Solution

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All about removing meat and dairy from your diet. The McDougall Newsletter - Introduction to New McDougall Book — The Starch Solution. "My recommendation for eating starches puts glazed looks on people's faces, and many dismiss me as certifia ... read more

Dems Pull Fast One With Food Safety Bill

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via newswithviews.com/NWV-News/news233.htm "It didn't take long for Democrats in the House to figure a way around the constitutional roadblock that halted the advance of S. 510: The FDA Food Safety Modernization Act, following its approval by the Senat ... read more

Food Safety Hypocrites

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These people all need to go: libertynewsonline.com/article30129693.php ... read more

A Few Good Links

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Found these unrelated stories interesting. Thought I'd share: simple-ways-to-save-money-minimizing sneakies ... read more

Another Reason To Avoid Monsanto Products

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A very technical article. from GMO-FreeEurope2010 "It is important to note that the bulk of the data provided during the evaluation stages of GBH/GMO safety were provided by the i ... read more

We Did It!

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copied from Lori's email Hello Everyone!!! I am so excited to tell everyone the great news!!! We did it! Cure JM was number 1 at midnight last night! Because of all of our wonderful friends and family we were able to win the 250K grant from Pepsi! This money will directly benefit Lucas! His doctor is the head of the foundation! This is HUGE ... read more

Buy Local Food

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via Using Local Organic Cooperatives To Defeat Globalists "Okay, you're awake, back among the human tribe. Now what? You are not alone in wondering what is the best way to fight the globalists.There is a vastly growing huma ... read more

Burn Your Bra

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... after you remove it, of course. Apparently, they cause cancer. No kidding! Here's the link: all-natural.com/bras.html Women who wore their bras 24 hours per day had a 3 out of 4 chance of developing breast cancer (in their study, n2056 for the cancer group and n2674 ... read more

Maybe Cashiers Need To Wear Gloves

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Maybe their customers should wear gloves, too. Via BPA Coats Cash Register Rec ... read more

Genetically Engineered Food Right To Know Act

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Ask Your Congresspersons to Cosponsor HR 5577, Representative Kucinich's Genetically Engineered Food Right to Know Act "10. Almost all non-organic processed food or animal products in the U.S. today contain ingredients that come from genetically engineered crops or from animals given genetically engineered feed, vaccines or growth ... read more

Environment

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New technique to produce hydrogen fuel from waterOld footage from BP relief well oil blow-out: bp.concerts.com ... read more

Stop Buying Paper Towels

( life / health / environment )
Save the rain forests and add a little style back to your dinner table. Use dinner napkins. You know, actual cloth napkins. Remember those? Your mother used to use them. Maybe your grandmother. Anyway, stop buying paper towels! It's a waste of paper, and cloth napkins are actually cheaper in the long run, anyway. Here's another short article on ... read more

Safety First

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Always wear your safety glasses when mowing the lawn or weed-eating. I didn't today (though I do half the time), and I got hit in the eye with a rock that was launched by the mower blade, bounced off the side of the house, and hit me in the left eye. My first thought after I let go of the mower — which killed the engine — and put my ... read more

Make Your Own Toothpaste

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Make your own (healthy) toothpaste here: make-your-own-safe-natural-and-healthy-tooth-pastes-and-tooth-cleansers-1955 "Virtually all commercial toothpastes contain one or both of two prob ... read more

Saved A Blackberry Bush

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A couple of them, actually. I was going to post this to blackberryrescue.com, but there is no such site. Wait, maybe I should check. You never know. Guess what? There IS such a site, but it has to do with the ubiquitous electronic device. Anyway, on a couple of recent dog walks through t ... read more

Aetna Reverses Its Decision

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My insurance company, Aetna, which denied a $10,000 medical claim last year, has finally reversed its decision (after my second appeal) and decided to process the claim again.Woo-hoo!Let's see how it actually shakes out, though, before I get too excited. ... read more

Pesticides Causing ADHD?

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It might explain the relatively recent phenomena. via health-kidsandparenting/ See also Why French kids don't have ADHD and ... read more

Amnesty Day At The Dump!

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I know, that sounds weird. But I just returned from the dump/recycling center, in my case the one on Omohundro Drive. I dropped off the old dishwasher along with my usual recycling and household trash. Anyway, the woman there told me that today (Saturday, May 15) is an unadvertised amnesty day when you can drop off ANYTHING (other than nucl ... read more

Waxman Sneaks Anti-vitamin Amendment Into Wall Street Reform Bill

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Waxman represents L.A. on the west side up to Santa Monica. I bet those people take LOTS of supplements. via naturalnews.com/028687HenryWaxmanhealthfreedom.html "Of all the sneaky tactics practiced in Washington D.C., this rece ... read more

Water Problem Solution Ideas

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Email from anonymous to Nashville mayor regarding drinkable water shortage: Mayor Dean, if you announce STIFF FINES for anyone exceeding HALF OF LAST MONTH'S WATER USAGE, and SUPER STIFF FINES for anyone exceeding last month's usage, you will get better water c ... read more

Decent Breakfast Place?

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Calling all breakfast eaters: Does anyone know of a decent place for breakfast near Nashville's (BNA) airport? My sister is passing through town next weekend and wants to have breakfast with Elizabeth (everyone else is secondary). We have a short time frame (2 or 3 hours) for breakfast b ... read more

Has The FDA Lost Its Mind Again?

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cherries and walnuts are not drugs "In the latest volley of the US Food and Drug Administration's bizarre war on scientific freedom of speech, the FDA has sent a Warning Letter to the president and CEO of Diamond ... read more

Make Your Own Sports Drink

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... for a fraction of the cost. This is the one thing that kills our food budget, but we keep buying it because my back muscles seem to need the electrolytes to keep from spasming.At least, that's what I've convinced myself of. I've been battling back problems since 1996, and this is just part of the routine I've settled into. Anywa ... read more

Vegetable Garden 2010

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Hopefully, this third time is the charm!It has begun.See pictures, below.Click to zoom in (twice to zoom in 100%): gallery The white fence in bed #1 is for the peas to cling to once they start growing.The real fence in the background of the first p ... read more

Cake Mixes & Toxins

( life / health / food / safety )
PLEASE remember to check your cupboards when you get home tonight!!! Throw away ALL OUTDATED pancake mix, brownie mixes, Bisquick, cake and cookie mixes, etc., you have in your home. A high school student had pancakes and it almost became fatal. His mom, a registered nurse, made him pancakes, dropped him off at school and headed to play ten ... read more

GMO Foods

( life / health / food )
Genetically-modified cotton is poisoning people in India. In this country, non-organic soybeans, corn and canola (most non-organic of these are GMO) are poisoning people. It's in corn chips and other products. They are making soybeans and corn that are Round-up ready, which means, they have pesticide IN THE FOOD, which infects and GROWS in your i ... read more

My Cousin Kenny's Book

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Scared to Life ... and Loving It!: One Man's Journey With Prostate Cancer (Pape ... read more

Wine Review

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Yes, we do it all here at FriendsNews! If I said to you Bohemian Highway, California Merlot 2007, what would you think? Crap? Just this side of Thunderbird? Well, you'd be wrong. At the amazingly low price of $6 for the small bottle, it's just as good as the Woodbridge California Merlot at twice the price. I've never had French wine, so this ... read more

6 Ways Mushrooms Can Save The World

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Very cool talk given here. He talks fast, so you have to pay close attention. via 6 ways mushrooms can save the world "Mycologist Paul Stamets lists 6 ways the mycelium fungus can help save the universe: cle ... read more

Benefits Of Turmeric

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Turmeric, a spice which they eat loads of in India, essentially shuts down cancer switches in the body. Especially effective for breast and prostate cancer, but really all cancers. I add turmeric to at least one meal a day, as well as cayenne which is great for the cardiovascular system and inflammation in general. They have almost no cancer in mal ... read more

Too Many Doctors Lately

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I had knee surgery the other day. They removed my bursa sac that kept filling up with fluid due to an injury. The only thing I can figure is that it happened when I helped this neighbor kid stop his bike as he was coming down the hill, scared and saying, Help! I jumped in front of him and stopped him, but he and the bike were heavier, with more m ... read more

Epidural Steroid Injection

( life / health )
Well, I finally had my epidural steroid injection that I seem to need every 3 or 4 years for my bulging/ ruptured/ herniated disc (between L4 and L5, for you medics out there). I just got the shot yesterday at the Pain Management Group in Antioch. I'm already feeling better, although ... read more

Health

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This just in: turmeric and black pepper together New Alternative Newsletter! .newspaper -webkit-columns: 90px ... read more

Food

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Recipes This just in: turmeric and black pepper together Kind Earth Recipes by Anastasia ... read more

A Few Tips

( life / health / food )
Reheat Pizza Heat up leftover pizza in a non-stick skillet on top of the stove, set heat to med-low and heat till warm. This keeps the crust crispy. No soggy micro pizza. I saw this on the cooking channel and it really works. Easy Deviled Eggs Put cooked egg yolks in a zip lock bag. Seal, mash till they are all broken up ... read more

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