6 surprising benefits of eating onions | NaturalHealth365

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by: Joy Jensen – October 3, 2020

(NaturalHealth365) There’s a reason you need to get your daily servings of veggies. They’re packed with nutrients essential to your health, and every vegetable has its own unique properties and benefits.  For example, onions – which are in the same family as chives, garlic, and shallots – are well-known for making you cry when you chop them.  But, there’s a lot more to these flavorful, and sometimes tear-inducing, veggies.

A closer look at this superfood finds that the nutrients in onions offer essential immune-boosting, inflammation-fighting, and antiviral properties. For centuries, people have used onions for their medicinal properties, and studies continue to back up the powerful health benefits of this superfood.

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9 supplements for optimal blood pressure management | NaturalHealth365 – Aug 15, 2020

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(NaturalHealth365) Half of all Americans over 60 suffer from high blood pressure (hypertension), a major risk factor for heart disease, stroke and kidney failure.  In fact, research shows that even small increases in blood pressure increase the danger, with every 20/10 mmHg rise over optimal levels (115/75 mmHg) causing heart disease risk to double!  And, while conventionally-trained physicians tend to prescribe drugs to reduce blood pressure, these medications can produce toxic side effects.

Fortunately, a variety of vitamins and nutrients can significantly reduce blood pressure. To discover the top 9 natural supplements for blood pressure control, keep reading.

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Lower the risk of dementia with 3 foods, according to a NEW study | NaturalHealth365 – June 25, 2020

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(NaturalHealth365) Over five million Americans are currently living with Alzheimer’s disease. While most people think of Alzheimer’s as a disease that merely results in cognitive decline, the disease is the 6th leading cause of death within the U.S. and kills more than prostate cancer and breast cancer combined each year.

As heart disease deaths begin to decrease, deaths from Alzheimer’s disease have been increasing. A recent study found a link between low intake of flavonoids and dementia when compared to individuals who had a higher intake of flavonoid-rich foods. This discovery may be significant in preventing and treating this health crisis in the future. →

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Blueberries are more effective at killing cancer than radiotherapy — NaturalNews.com – May 18, 2020

(Natural News) Blueberries are one of the richest natural sources of antioxidants. Current research suggests that one of these antioxidants can effectively inhibit cancer cell growth.

Published in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, a groundbreaking study found that an antioxidant in blueberries called pterostilbene can prevent radiation-induced cancer cell growth and tumor formation in the liver. →

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NaturalHealth365: Nature’s strongest herbs to fight off bacterial and viral infections – April 28, 2020

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by: Rhonda Cowan | April 28, 2020

(NaturalHealth365)  Herbs are truly fascinating. They can actually protect themselves from munching predators by evolving a bitter taste.  In fact, with these herbs, there’s a direct correlation between its bitter taste and greater nutrient-density.  Generally speaking, bitter is better! →

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Studies look into the benefits of blueberries for heart disease, diabetes prevention — NaturalNews.com – February 23, 2020

(Natural News) Blueberries are a well-known superfood, and it looks like their health benefits know no bounds.  Researchers at the University of East Anglia in the U.K. have learned new insights into how blueberries can affect certain health markers associated with diabetes and heart disease. This is on top of another study from Laval University in Canada that has linked blueberries to improvements in physical activity and weight loss. →

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If you make this berry chia pudding, your brain will thank you — NaturalNews.com – August 11, 2019

(Natural News) Chia seeds (Salvia hispanica) are full of fiber and omega-3 fatty acids, making them the perfect ingredients for this nutritious breakfast. Berry chia pudding also contains blackberries that boost your brain health.

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