Tag: sugar

Xylitol alleviates dry mouth

I am awakened every night with a very dry mouth. Flax oil helps some, but can you suggest another solution?

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This food additive may fuel C. diff infections

Clostridium difficile (C. diff), spreads like wildfire through care homes and assisted living facilities and hospitals, killing as many people a year as prostate cancer

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Treat cataracts with Chinese botanicals

If you’ve got cataracts, the first thing you should do is determine (and eliminate) the condition’s root cause – which may be too much refined sugar. But there are lots of nutrients that can also [...]

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Walnuts help support gut health

We already know that walnuts make great "brain food." And, according to a new study, these tasty nuts can also feed and increase the friendly bacteria in your "second brain" -- your gut!

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Dark chocolate reduces the risk of atrial fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation saddles you with irregular heartbeat and increased stroke risk. But a new study shows there's something that reduces the risk of a-fib by up to 23 per cent – and you’re going [...]

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Natural remedies to help support liver function

Your liver is the major detoxification organ of the body – which means it can need some major support. If you’re experiencing a sluggish adrenal system, here are some ways you can help your liver [...]

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Chronic fatigue syndrome linked to gut bacteria

If you've got chronic fatigue syndrome, you're probably sick and tired of being sick and tired. But what can be MOST exhausting is hearing that your symptoms are all in your head! But, as new [...]

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Cut the sugar to improve fatty liver

Fatty liver isn’t a problem just for those who consume a lot of alcohol. Anyone who struggles with obesity can find their liver becoming too fatty, a potentially life-threatening condition. But [...]

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Eating more protein improves fatty liver

Eating proportionately more protein can decrease the fat content in your fatty liver, which is a risk factor for type 2 diabetes and cirrhosis, which can become life-threatening. It’s yet another [...]

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Yeast overgrowth common after taking antibiotics

There are many things that can disrupt the balance of your gut and, as a result, cause an overgrowth of yeast (specifically, Candida albicans) – but a round of antibiotics is one of the most [...]

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