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Apple cider vinegar acid reflux remedy

Apple cider vinegar acid reflux remedy

Acid Reflux Remedy Acid reflux, also called acid regurgitation, is a common condition in which the acid from the stomach flows back up the esophagus, causing a burning sensation in the chest (heartburn) or a bitter taste in the mouth. “These symptoms usually last a few hours after a meal […]

by October 26, 2019
The many health benefits of red currants

The many health benefits of red currants

Fresh organic foods are packed with antioxidants and unique nutrients that can keep your immune system in top shape. The nutrients in these organic foods can also help prevent and treat disease.   Red currants are part of the berry family. They are available frozen year-round and are available fresh […]

by October 25, 2019
Health benefits of chlorella

Health benefits of chlorella

Chlorella is an algae that is grown in fresh water. The plant is used to make nutritional supplements and medications. What makes chlorella so spectacular is that it is such a simple life form, but packs so much nutrition. It is well known for its ability to fight diseases including […]

by October 21, 2019
Health benefits of leeks

Health benefits of leeks

Leeks are part of the Allium family of vegetables, which is the same family as garlic and onions. Since they are closely related to garlic and onions, they provide similar health benefits. Let’s look at the health benefits of leeks. Anti-inflammatory properties: The kaempferol and polyphenols in leeks have potent […]

by October 20, 2019
Sinus infection home remedies

Sinus infection home remedies

Sinus Infection Home Remedies Sinus infection, also called acute sinusitis, causes inflammation and swelling around the cavities in your nasal passages. This hinders nasal drainage, causing mucus to build up. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 29.8 million adults were diagnosed with sinusitis in 2010. […]

by October 18, 2019
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This mineral can significantly increase your recovery from the common cold

This mineral can significantly increase your recovery from the common cold, according to the latest research from the University of Helsinski. According to an analysis of three randomized controlled trials, zinc acetate lozenges may speed up the recovery from a common cold by up to three-fold. On the fifth day […]

by October 14, 2019
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Cold or hot: Does water temperature matter for handwashing?

The flu season is upon us and handwashing remains one of the most preventive thing to do to kill germs. Cold or hot: Does water temperature matter for handwashing? Washing your hands is one of the most important steps you can take to preventing infections and reducing the spread of […]

by October 13, 2019
Does chicken soup really fight colds and flu?

Does chicken soup really fight colds and flu?

When you think of cold and flu killing remedies, what is the first thing you think of? Most people think: chicken soup. It is warming and soothing and full of nutrition when prepared right. But does chicken soup really fight colds and flu? Or is it all a myth? We […]

by October 12, 2019