The Virtues of Hemp: The Most Underappreciated and Misunderstood Crop


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'Do you know the difference between marijuana and hemp? The confusion between those two terms has cost us the benefits of industrial hemp, which can do a lot of what other materials are doing with much less ecological damage than what exists now.

According to George Blankenbaker, president of Realhemp, Inc, hemp is the most misunderstood and under appreciated crop there is.'


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Boost Memory, Regenerate Neurons with This Ancient Plant

Boost Memory, Regenerate Neurons with Ancient Plant Medicine
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'The world's most ancient tree has something to teach us, and give to us, as far as promoting brain health and longevity goes.

Considering the fact that gingko biloba is the oldest known tree in existence (deemed for this reason a "living fossil"), isn't it poetic how this plant has also been used to promote long life as both a food and medicine in traditional cultures as well?'


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Psychedelic science has found a better way to treat depression with the help of magic mushrooms

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'It may still be a few years before daytime advertising tells us to ask our doctors about shrooms, but a team of scientists in the UK is trying to prove that psychedelics can do much more than turn a three-day music festival into a life altering spiritual discovery.

Among several other pioneering efforts in psychedelic science, the Beckley Foundation has most recently studied the effects of psilocybin (the chemical found in magic mushrooms) as a remedy for depression.' 

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Traditional Chinese Medicine: Summer: The Fire Element

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'Summer, with its blazing hot sun, is related to the Fire element. The Heart and Small Intestine organ system is predominant during Summer, so its energy is now at its peak. The Heart performs many energy functions that are vital to the health of your entire body, mind and spirit. On a very deep level, it just isn’t possible to have true health without a peaceful Heart.'

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8 Proven Ways To Relieve Asthma Naturally

8 Proven Ways to Relieve Asthma Naturally
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'Asthma affects about 300 million people worldwide. It is growing by 50 percent every decade and causes upwards of 180,000 deaths per year. The cause is not well-understood but here are 8 proven ways to help relieve symptoms naturally.

There is nothing more terrifying than not being able to breathe. But that's what asthmatics face every day. Asthma is a chronic disease characterized by inflammation of the airways. Symptoms include wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness and cough.'


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The Real Truth About Emergen-C


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Here is the Emergen-C ingredient list:

'Vitamin C, Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin, Vitamin B6, Folic Acid, Vitamin B12, Pantothenic Acid, Calcium, Magnesium, Zinc, Manganese, Chromium, Sodium, Potassium, Alpha Lipoic Acid, Quercetin, fructose, citric acid, natural flavor, tapioca maltodextrin, malic acid, silica, glycine, aspartic acid, tartaric acid, and cysteine hydrochloride.

So the real dangers come from some of the other ingredients, fructose (a euphemism for HFCS), citric acid (made from black fungus), maltodextrin (potential GMO) natural flavor (potential disguise for MSG) and especially aspartic acid.'


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The Unrecognized Health Benefits of Vitamin B12


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 'The B-vitamins or B-complex are commonly known as brain vitamins. They are mostly water soluble and essential, meaning the body doesn't manufacture B-vitamins and depends on outside sources for vitamin-B nourishment. Proper vitamin-B nourishment supports the brain and central nervous system.'

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Finally a Real Lawsuit Against Enforced Vaccinations in California



'Now an actual lawsuit has been filed in the San Diego Federal Court by several nationwide attorneys who have been working on many details for months. I’m not talking about a simpleton suit rigged to fail, such as the one prepared by T. Mathew Phillips, not to be confused with vaccine expert attorney Alan Phillips.

As Tim Bolen said in an earlier article:

I am NOT supportive of the case filed by T. Matthew Phillips. At first I thought to give it a chance, since there didn’t seem to be much else coming forward. But then I watched Phillips’s performance on the various FaceBook groups attacking people I know. Enough said.'


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Guess Who’s Getting High Now?

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'The bottom line is the cannabis plant offers more healing, relief from aches and pains, with side effects that are pleasurable. And seniors are the single most growing group of cannabis users. 

Yes, gramps and granny are getting high now instead of trying to discourage their children and grandchildren from getting near the “evil weed”.'

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Maca: Superfood for Energy, Stamina and Libido

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'Thanks to the efforts of a single Peruvian researcher, a neglected and little known ancient plant was saved from certain extinction about 50 years ago. Today that resurrected root is considered a superfood that improves energy, stamina and libido, and can help menopausal women balance their hormones naturally.'

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Magnesium deficiency triggers many chronic disease symptoms



'While magnesium is the second most abundant mineral in the cells of the human body, it also represents the second most common deficiency. With only about 1 percent of magnesium stored in the blood, a deficiency in this essential nutrient can be difficult to detect through the usual lab tests.

Magnesium is involved in over 300 biochemical processes throughout the body, but one of its most important tasks is producing energy.'


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DEA Schedule 1 Cannabis Rating Restricts Effective Testing



'Almost 80% of physicians polled by The New England Journal of Medicine in their report “Medicinal Use of Marijuana — Polling Results” were in favor of using cannabis medically. Of the 1446 international poll respondents, 1063 of them were in North America. Some American researchers are openly protesting the archaic NIDA arrangement.'

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Gardasil Devastation Is NO Coincidence

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'Fifteen-year-old Caitlin Grace is my hero. Once a green belt in karate, walking over ten miles per day, she is now physically debilitated from a vaccine that was supposed to prevent her from getting cancer. This is her story.'

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Make Your Own Thieves Oil or Vinegar to Protect Against the Plague of the Day


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'Four thieves who had access to herbal knowledge conspired to take advantage of the chaos, illness, and death inflicted by the plague. Several others were thieving among them, but few survived. Among the survivors were the four thieves, and among them were a couple of guys who were herbalists and perfumers.'

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