The Health Risks of Energy Saving Light Bulbs

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The energy crisis has us tripping over ourselves finding ways and means of using this resource more wisely and efficiently. This has led to the emergence of energy saving light bulbs. While these light bulbs most certainly are energy savers, they can be a little more expensive. The costs, however, are offset by their long life as compared to regular light bulbs. One would thus think that they contribute towards your home’s energy efficiency, and you would be right. However, there is a cost involved in saving money. The cost…

Promising Foods for Lyme Disease Remedies

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Many different diseases can be contracted just by chance during your day to day activities. Playing outdoors can be a fulfilling experience, but it is also a risk factor for exposure to a multitude of foreign bodies that can have negative effects. Lyme disease is a very common affliction that can be challenging to cope with. However, there are natural dietary Lyme disease remedies that you can use to help deal with this affliction. What is Lyme Disease? Lyme disease is a bacterial infection which spreads through contact with infected…

Avoid Toxicity with Natural Antiperspirant

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There is growing concern that products we use on a daily basis are causing our bodies to carry higher toxicity levels than ever before. Deodorant, in particular, is in contact with your body all day and can contain toxic aluminum. This is why a great way to start mitigating this toxicity is by switching to natural antiperspirant. This change can have positive health implications for your body’s ability to detoxify and can reduce your risk for other health problems down the line.  Alternatives to standard antiperspirants are not necessarily…

Adrenal Fatigue and the Importance of Nutrition for Recovery

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Without warning, stress can wreak havoc on your body and leave you weak and defenseless. Especially when stress is unending, it can result in the deterioration of your adrenal function. When this happens, you can suffer from adrenal fatigue and the best way to combat it is to pay a closer look at your everyday nutrition. Stress and Your Adrenal Glands When your body comes under stress, your adrenal glands do what it can to help you respond to it. Primarily, it signals the release of more cortisol. This is…