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    Plant-based diet leads to Crohn's Disease remission

    Eating a plant-based diet may be an effective treatment for Crohn's disease, according to a case study published in the journal Nutrients. The case study followed a man in his late 20s who had been diagnosed with Crohn's disease after experiencing fatigue, bloating, episodic severe abdominal...
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    What is your favorite fruit? Why do you like it?

    Watermelon has ooodles of health benefits. A quick search will tell you. I found out when searching for solutions to gallbladder stones and kidney stones. But also helps with blood pressure, asthma, inflammation, etc. Also a famous health practitioner, Ladean Griffin, said that it helps new...
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    Thousands of cancer diagnoses tied to a poor diet

    If you follow this forum, you probably already know that poor diet can lead to cancer. Here is a study confirming that. Your diet may have more impact on your cancer risk than you might think, a new study has found. An estimated 80,110 new cancer cases among adults 20 and older in the United...
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    Hi from RadishRose

    Hi, RadishRose. Welcome aboard. Finding your way around? Good. The forum format just changed, so there are many things to learn. And so much health info too.
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    Hello from New York State

    Hey. Welcome aboard, Marie. So much info here. You could spend days just catching up.
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    Weed killer 'castrates' male frogs, study says

    People drink such contaminated water. Contamination which can't be filtered well. Remember the findings of pharmaceuticals in drinking water? Atrazine, a weed killer widely used in the Midwestern United States and other agricultural areas of the world, can chemically "castrate" male frogs and...
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    Pesticides could wipe out frogs by turning them female

    Think of what it does to your hormone balance. A widely used pesticide could be placing frog populations in danger by diminishing their ability to reproduce properly. Not only does exposure to the chemical linuron – a potato herbicide – reduce male frog fertility, it skews the sex ratios of...
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    WiFi is harming Men's sperm

    WiFi is having a harmful and detrimental effect on men's sperm, a new study has revealed. According to a Japanese study, further evidence has shown electromagnetic (EM) waves from WiFi devices are contributing to the declining fertility rates in developed countries. The study is believed to be...
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    Autism symptoms reduced nearly 50% 2 years after fecal transplant

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about one in every 59 children in the U.S. is diagnosed with autism, up from one in every 150 in 2000. They report that "about half a million people on the autism spectrum will become adults over the next decade, a swelling tide for...
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    Avoid fluoroquinolone prescription

    Absolutely do everything you can to avoid Cipro and related antibiotics. ================= Even as hospitals try to cut back on prescribing powerful but risky antibiotics for their patients, a new study shows that many of those patients still head home with prescriptions for those same drugs...
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    How exercise may protect against Alzheimer's

    Athletes know a vigorous workout can release a flood of endorphins: "feel-good" hormones that boost mood. Now there's evidence that exercise produces another hormone that may improve memory and protect against Alzheimer's disease, according to a study co-led by Ottavio Arancio, MD, PhD, a...
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    Zinc for life extension

    Ageing and a low life expectancy are caused, at least partly, by oxidative stress. A team of researchers led by Prof. Dr. Ivana Ivanovi-Burmazovi from the Chair of Bioinorganic Chemistry at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU), together with researchers from the USA, have...
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    The dangers of alkaline water

    I've posted about alkalizing the body several times. How dangerous it is, and the fallacy of it contributing to cancer cures. Cancer produces acid by its very own lifecycle. Even our friendly bacteria produces acid, and is the reason the intestines are slightly acid and must remain that way...
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    Listening to yoga music at bedtime is good for the heart

    Listening to yoga music at bedtime is good for the heart, according to research presented today at ESC Congress 2018. Dr Naresh Sen, study author, Consultant Cardiologist at HG SMS Hospital, Jaipur, India, said: "We use music therapy in our hospital and in this study we showed that yoga music...
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    Deaths due to tainted herbal medicine under-recorded

    A University of Adelaide forensic pathologist is warning that potentially harmful substances found in herbal medicines may be playing a bigger role in deaths of 'health tourists' than previously thought. Professor Roger Byard is calling for closer checks during post-mortems for the presence of...
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    Schedule I drugs to possible schedule IV

    Disclaimer --- Neither me nor this Natural Medicine Talk forum proposes the use of illegal drugs. But I thought this was most interesting. From magic mushrooms to safe drug. Researchers from Johns Hopkins University have recommended that psilocybin, the active compound in hallucinogenic...
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    More water reduces bladder infections

    In the controlled trial, women who drank an additional 1.5 liters of water daily experienced 48 percent fewer repeat bladder infections than those who drank their usual volume of fluids, said senior author Dr. Yair Lotan, Professor of Urology and with the Simmons Cancer Center at UT...
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    Probiotic use may reduce antibiotic prescriptions for children

    Use of probiotics is linked to reduced need for antibiotic treatment in infants and children, according to a review of studies that probed the benefits of probiotics, say researchers in the U.S., England and the Netherlands. Their study, supported in part by the International Scientific...
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    7 proven benefits of Quercitin

    Quercitin never worked very well for me. Too weak. But everyone is different, so maybe it will work for you. From Have you ever wondered what makes a “superfood” super? Or what key superfoods like red wine...
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    Health benefits of chlorophyll

    Chlorophyll is a green pigment that’s instrumental in photosynthesis. Research also suggests it’s instrumental in promoting good health. The following 10 benefits demonstrate its amazing versatility and power. Benefits of Chlorophyll 1. Helps Control Hunger and Cravings A study released in...