SSRI Antidepressants Put Patients at Clear Risk of Suicide


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'It is now estimated that 1 in 8 Americans are on serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) antidepressants1 and a shocking 1 in 4 among women in their 40s and 50s.Yet the U.S. suicide rate of 38,000 a year has never been higher.

Clearly the glut of SSRI prescriptions is not lowering the national suicide rate; rather there is compelling evidence that the popular pills are actually contributing to suicide.'

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5 Foods to Prevent Alzheimer’s



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'This probably isn’t the first time you’ve seen information regarding foods and nutrients to support brain function. And if you Google this topic, you’re likely to wind up with a large number of suggestions. Are all of them accurate? Probably not.'

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7 Proven Reasons To Eat More Blueberries

7 Proven Reasons to Eat More Blueberries
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'Eating even less than a cup of blueberries a day helps fend off heart disease, cancer, brain aging, and much more. Here are seven great reasons to eat more blueberries every day.

Spring and summer are prime seasons for fresh blueberries. But there are good reasons to eat them all year round. Blueberries pack huge health benefits in a tiny package.'


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The Remarkable Link Between Tight Hips and Your Emotions


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'What do tight hips say about your emotional health? Are you carrying around emotional baggage in your pelvis?

I’ve been to many a yoga class where the teacher has compared hips to the body’s junk drawer. It’s the place where we put emotions when we don’t know what else to do with them. It makes sense considering so many of us have tight hips and the pain that goes along with them. Let’s take a look at the connection.'


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Treating Cancer Naturally: How It Can Fail

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'There are many alternative cancer remedies that are without harmful side effects and more effective than chemotherapy, radiation and surgery. You need to also know what is often omitted or ignored that causes natural cures to fail or relapses to occur.'

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Antibiotics can stop the growth of new brain cells and impair memory


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'It’s long been known that antibiotics cause problems in the gut, disrupting the population of healthy microorganisms, increasing vulnerability to a variety of infectious diseases. 

But evidence is now emerging that antibiotics, with the ability to kill gut bacteria, also have the ability to stop the growth of new brain cells in the hippocampus – the area of the brain associated with memory.'

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Debunking More Bad Science - People With High Levels of 'Bad Cholesterol' Actually Live Longer Than Those With Low Levels

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'Mainstream medicine promotes in large what they want to sell from a fear perspective. The don't sell health. They can't, because they sell little fear pills that have consumers in the billions gobble up out of fear fictitious diseases. 

Bad cholesterol is a good example because there is nothing bad about any type of cholesterol. The fact that people with high cholesterol live the longest has already emerged clearly from many scientific papers.'

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Iodine-Rich Foods Fight Breast Cancer

Iodine-Rich Foods Fight Breast Cancer
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'Women with iodine deficiencies are more likely to develop breast cancer. Eat more of these iodine-rich foods to reduce your risk.

The myth persists that a mammogram is the number one way to avoid breast cancer.

But the truth is that mammogram radiation can cause cancer... mammograms don't prolong lives... and breast cancer screenings result in over-diagnosis and over-treatment.'

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25 Years of Pharmaceutical Devastation Reversed by Cannabis

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“I was a patient that really could not be treated by western medicine. I learned to walk and talk again three different times, but I never saw any improvement in my condition. It was an endless cycle, until, of course, I was introduced to cannabis!” –Debbie Wilson

"Twenty-five years ago, Debbie Wilson was struck down in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant by a clueless driver in a pick-up truck. Upon impact, she was knocked to the ground head first and then as if to “finish it off” the driver inadvertently backed up over her."

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Healthy Grilling Tips to Minimize Carcinogens in Your Food (ATTENTION MEAT AND FISH EATERS)


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'Maybe you’ve heard rumors that warn of carcinogens being created from grilling or “backyard” barbecuing. Well, they aren’t just rumors. Grilling over an open flame can be a serious health hazard due to the chemical reactions that take place when animal foods such as beef, poultry, pork, and fish are cooked at high temperatures.'

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The Many Health Benefits of Coenzyme Q10 and Ubiquinol



'Ubiquinol is the reduced version of coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10, aka ubiquinone). They're actually the same molecule, but when CoQ10 is reduced it takes on two electrons, which turns it into what we call ubiquinol.

In your body, this conversion occurs thousands of times every second inside your mitochondria — the "engine" of each cell in which energy is produced'


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Why the ‘Best’ Conventional Cancer Treatment Will Never Cure You from Cancer


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'For all the bracelets, clothing, social media campaigns, walks, and races dedicated to finding a cure for the world’s second leading cause of death, cancer is still a hallmark disease of modern society. 

A disease that for all intents and purposes is just as un-treatable today as it was 40 years ago − at least from a conventional perspective.'

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Nourishing your body with superfoods including cilantro, mint and spinach helps ward off Alzheimer's disease and dementia




'Millions of Americans are stricken with dementia and Alzheimer's, while millions more are concerned that they, too, may some day develop these conditions, which currently have no traditional medical cure.

Fortunately a great deal of research on natural and alternative treatments that can either stave off or improve dementia has been conducted and continues to be undertaken, and what scientists are discovering is no less than amazing.'

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The Herbal Remedy to Kick the Smoking Habit & Repair the Lungs



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'Lobelia, or sometimes called Indian tobacco, has been used by herbalists to help get smokers off cigarettes and heal their lungs. Not necessarily by smoking it, but dispensed as tinctures, tablets, or “vaped” (inhaled through a vaporizer).'

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Broccoli Reduces Your Risk of Four Major Diseases



'It's one of the most advantageous veggies you can eat, and love it or hate it, broccoli offers an array of health benefits. 

And it's about to get even more super. University of Illinois researchers have identified candidate genes controlling the accumulation of phenolic compounds in broccoli. 

Consumption of phenolic compounds, including certain flavonoids, is associated with a lower risk of coronary heart disease, type II diabetes, asthma, and cancer.'

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Acupuncture: Why It Works


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'More than 3 million Americans receive acupuncture each year, and its use is increasing.1 While there are a variety of acupuncture techniques, those typically used in the U.S. incorporate traditions from China, Japan and Korea and involve penetrating your skin with a thin needle at certain points on your body.

The needle is then stimulated by hand or electrically.2 Acupuncture has been in use for thousands of years around the globe, and it has withstood the test of time because it works to safely relieve many common health complaints.'


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What Convinced Me to Use Colloidal Silver




'The heavily propagandized “blue man” or “papa smurf” whose skin turned blue, a condition technically labeled argyria, after consuming copious amounts of colloidal silver did little to distract me from looking into colloidal silver as a natural antibiotic or anti-viral.' 

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A Safe And Effective Vaccination Alternative?



'The mainstream medical industry has pulled the wool over the public's eyes for years, but their plans are unraveling as natural, safe medicines become more widely known and accepted.

With the recent controversy over the movie Vaxxed, we are becoming more conscious of the need for truth and transparency. While some clamor to learn more details of reported malfeasance in government agencies, others chant “la-la- la-la” in an effort to drown out any opposing view to the status quo. Is the public even conscious?'


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Popular natural and organic tea companies violate pesticide laws


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'But, which teas are actually beneficial? Many brands stamp “organic” or “natural” on their tea packages. However, new investigations disclose some very disturbing news. What many consumers might not realize is that their favorite teas may be full of carcinogenic pesticides. Let’s take a look at some of these brands.'

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How Important Is Our Relationship With Silence?




'If you live in a modern city, finding a quiet spot is a challenge. The buzz of traffic, planes, sirens and the racket of construction are probably the backing track of your daily life. 

And you’ll get no respite by sitting at your computer even with headphones on: browsing the internet, you’ll be interrupted by ads on autoplay or telltale beeps announcing a new message. Most people seem to adapt to the cacophony, but are we paying a price?'

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FDA-Approved Drugs Are Crushing Kids

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'If Big Pharma’s vaccines don’t cause obvious neurological harm as measured by medical establishment criteria, then their psychiatric drugs will. Even toddlers are being put on antipsychotic drugs for reported behavioral issues. Their “off-label” use for children under five had doubled between the turn of the 21rst Century to 2007.'

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Make Your Own Effective Insect Repellent With Essential Oils


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'Choosing a safer alternative to synthetic chemical-based insect repellents is not only healthier it's literally essential to life, and essential oils can make it happen.

The vast majority of the DEET-based repellents that you see have a DEET concentration of between 5 percent and 15 or 20 percent. There are some products that go up to 35 percent concentration. And then, there are a few 100 percent DEET repellents still sold.' 


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The Science of Color: How the Rainbow Can Heal



'There is an old adage that claims we should 'eat the rainbow' to gain optimal health. It turns out that while we should definitely eat the colors of the rainbow, just being exposed to its light can help as well.

Every day, we are surrounded by the full spectrum of colors: the bright red of the stop sign on our way to work; the glowing orange-yellow sunlight shining through our window; the sea of swaying green grass in the local park; the dark indigo skin of succulent blueberries and blackberries.'

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Sick care in America - a snap shot


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'If you wanted to make sick people sicker, how would you do it?

Suppose, as a thought exercise, you wanted to make sick people sicker. Maybe you are a psychopath or sadist, or maybe you're just curious. Well, if a bunch of people sat down and brainstormed some of the most effective ways of worsening an urgent illness or injury, they might come up with something like this:'
 

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