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Summary: Get back to the facts on important health issues such as diets, medications, and diseases.
 
 
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Soy Safety Summarized
Is soy a smart food to include in a healthy diet?
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Marvelous Magnesium for Your Heart
Every 7 minutes, someone in Canada dies of a heart attack or stroke. Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of death and magnesium deficiency is a major contributing factor.
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Scientists Discover That Plants Communicate via Symbiotic Root Fungi
Can plants really communicate? Ask Dr. Mercola.
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Could Carrageenan be Harmful for your Body?
Carrageenan, a food additive made from seaweed, could be harmful.
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Mammograms or Thermal Imaging?
Mammogram screening is becoming increasingly popular in North America. But is it the safest way to screen for breast cancer?
Are Mammograms Safe?
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The Gluten Connection: Weighing in Against Modern Wheat
Jean Handwerk explains the connection between modern wheat and many averse health effects.
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Carob: Chocolate's Safe Alternative
Is chocolate really that bad? If so, what are the alternatives?
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Depression
Find practical ideas for dealing with depression in these articles about symptoms and treatments.
Diseases of the Mind Ugly Words, Ugly Rice SAD and Bright Light Therapy
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Dietary Patterns for Adults
It has been shown that a vegan diet can provide all the body’s needs and can be followed without fear.
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Different Diets for Different Blood Types?
Does Eat Right For Your Type by Dr. Peter J. D’Adamo align with Scripture and science?
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Is Poor Digestion Poisoning You?
Even if you don’t feel sick, your digestion may be poor enough to slowly poison your system. No, this isn’t simply a theory, but the conclusion from years of laboratory testing and clinical experience. Autointoxication is real.
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How to Kill a Cold, Starve a Fever
The fever is perhaps the most overtreated health symptom of all.
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The Medical Properties of Clay
Tony de Morais explains the wide spectrum of uses for clay.
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Many Doctors Ignore the Root Cause of Cancer
In 1971 President Nixon and Congress declared war on cancer. So what's happened in the 40 years since? After weeding out the hype and filling in the actual statistics, it turns out, not much.

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An Ounce of Prevention
Can anything be done to prevent common illnesses?
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Mercury Poisoning from Amalgam Dental Fillings
Don't let dentists put this poison in your mouth!
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Potato Power
A look at the health benefits of potatoes.
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Tylenol, the tip of the iceberg
Dr. Hugo Rodier explains the danger behind prescription drugs and painkillers.
Multiple Sclerosis
Dr. Roy Swank found that the diets of those with Multiple Sclerosis can make a difference in their prognosis.
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Are Hospital Births or Home Births Safer?
Take a closer look at the safety of midwife-assisted home births versus hospital births.
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