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My take on Super Immune Tonic

There are numerous tonic recipes floating around FB and blogs. They are all designed to create a super boost for the immune system that will be both anti-viral and anti-bacterial. Using mostly local and organic ingredients and fermenting the mixture makes it even better. For those of us who live in the north and or in small communities where access …

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Do You Need to Detoxify?

January is often seen as a month to clean up your system after the excesses of December. It is often referred to as Detoxing.  So what does that actually mean? How do you know if you need to do some? What should you do to detoxify? Merriam-Webster says: Detoxify 1 a:  to remove a harmful substance (as a poison or …

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Natural Remedies for Inflammation

Inflammation: Signs, Symptoms & Solutions Part 3 Natural Remedies for Inflammation In part one we reviewed how we develop inflammation. In part two we looked at how it affects heart disease and some of the ways to reduce it. Now we are exploring foods that will help you reduce inflammation. I am a firm believer in “Let food be your medicine”. …

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Are you surviving or thriving in today’s toxic world?

Environmental toxins can be found in what you eat, drink, breathe, feel and think. You may not be aware of toxins, but if you want to be healthy, being educated on the latest in toxins is a must! Chronic conditions, like type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and obesity, may be associated with environmental toxins in your body. I am partnering …

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The Water Habit

It is amazing to think how water, the most common substance on earth, is also the sustainer of all life in the universe.  It keeps our blood flowing and makes our brain process millions of ideas. We are water beings, 70% of our body is made of water and it is a known fact that we can live without food …