(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. →
(The Truth About Cancer) Medicinal mushrooms have a rich history in many ancient Asian healing practices, and have been customarily prescribed and used for countless ailments. There is mounting scientific evidence to prove that certain varieties of mushrooms are among the most powerful functional foods for cancer prevention and treatment. With enough science on their side, could mushrooms soon become a common solution for cancer patients trying to avoid the horrors of chemotherapy and radiation? →
(NaturalHealth365) Raw spinach is one of the best natural sources of lutein, and this naturally-occurring carotenoid has been studied for years for its ability to help protect vision. You see, carotenoids are found – in large amounts – in the macula of your eye, while smaller amounts are found in your optic nerve, retina, and lens. →
(NaturalHealth365) Although the pharmaceutical industry publicly downplays the validity of natural remedies, honest (scientific) research continues to prove that the intake of certain foods offers significant health benefits. For example, the health benefits of lemon juice and garlic – confirmed by recent studies – can not be ignored.
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(Prepare For Change) With Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) on the rise, and its clear relationship to unmanaged blood sugar and blood pressure unquestioned, virgin coconut oil is proving a valuable addition to the fight with ameliorate kidney function parameters in suffers of CKD and can even be protective for those at risk for the disease.
(NaturalHealth365) The evidence is overwhelming, yet rarely addressed properly by Western medicine. Researchers have warned (for years!) that low vitamin D levels dramatically increase your risk of premature death from any cause – especially if your blood levels are lower than 30 mg/nl.
(Natural News) Nearly half of all adults in the United States are facing heart disease. Consistently ranked as the number one cause of death, over 600,000 people die from some form of cardiovascular disease every year. Heart and cardiovascular issues are plaguing the country, and the world. The number of people affected by heart disease goes up every year — largely thanks to unhealthy lifestyle choices and the sugar-laden, nutritionally bereft Standard American diet. Yet, the solution to heart disease most patients are offered is pharmaceuticals.