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The Harsh Lunesta Side Effects They Don’t Tell You About … Until It Is Too Late!
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I suffered from insomnia for more than ten years, and I tried many different remedies to try to cure my sleeplessness. When my doctor prescribed Lunesta for me, I was hopeful and optimistic because he told me that Lunesta is the most commonly prescribed sleep medication in America. However, taking it was one of the […]

Green Gift Ideas: Earth Friendly Gifts For Father’s Day or Any Day
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Green gift ideas are certainly an appropriate topic for Earth Day. Lots of us (me!) don’t really enjoy plodding through malls and would rather do our shopping online. So if you’re a member of the I Hate To Shop sorority or fraternity and need a Father’s Day gift for the man-who-already-has-everything-he-could-ever-want, or ANY other occasion, […]

How To Be Immune To The Swine Flu
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The world, and particularly the US, is awash these days with fear over the Swine Flu, with people wandering the streets and stores wearing masks to protect themselves from this coming ‘pandemic’ (which simply means disease spread over a large geographic area). The Swine Influenza paid us a visit in the 1970s but this is […]

Deprivation Of Sleep: The Miserable And Dangerous Effects Of Sleep Deprivation
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Deprivation of sleep is defined as a reduction or disruption in the number of hours of necessary sleep. The necessary amount of sleep can vary greatly from person to person; there is no standard number that can be applied to everyone. Generally, sleep deprivation is not considered harmful for a person if it does not […]

Youthing As A Motivation To Lose Weight
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If your motivation to lose weight runs out long before the pounds fall off, then how about this as a motivation: youthing! Of course, it’s a generalization, but … generally … people who are thin and active are less likely to get sick or suffer with hideous diseases. The entire point of our health habits […]

Functional Medicine: The Best Approach in Dealing With Common Chronic Diseases
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Today we have an article from a guest writer, Dr. Douglas Husbands. His interesting subject concerns chronic disease treatment. I wanted to be certain that I understood exactly what was meant by "functional medicine" and here is the dictionary definition: Functional medicine is personalized medicine that deals with primary prevention and underlying causes, instead of […]

13 Natural Ways To Fall Asleep When You Just CANNOT Sleep!
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We’ve all been there: lying in bed, near tears because we just cannot fall asleep, no matter how hard we try. It’s 2 a.m., you have to get up for work in a few hours, and you are about to give up and take one of those stupid Tylenol P.M.’s or some other drug that […]

Stop The Aging Of Your Mind With Free Online Education Classes
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The Internet is wonderful! Yes, in spite of all the problems, it’s the most amazing communication tool in history, apart from language. It’s allowed all of us to have vast amounts of learning at our fingertips – including free online college classes! Stop aging of your mind by learning new things, acquiring new knowledge and […]

Truly Healthy Vegetarian Recipes: Strawberry Sorbet
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Much as I hate to face it, the hot weather is on its way to Atlanta. Groan. Still, it has its compensations and strawberry sorbet is one of them. I'm always searching for healthy vegetarian recipes that are also yummy and fruit sorbets definitely qualify. In fact, I'm really greedy for my sorbets in the […]

Tortilla Wraps: My Absolutely, ‘Favoritest’ Tortilla Wrap Recipe
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My breakfast this morning was a tortilla wrap. Actually, even though I only ate one, it's more accurate to call them tortilla wraps, plural, since it can be made in so many different ways that I rarely eat the same tortilla roll up twice. It's a collection of healthy goodies wrapped in a tortilla. My […]