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WHO Cuts Sugar Recommendation by 1/2, Prepares for Industry Backlash

WHO Cuts Sugar Recommendation by 1/2, Prepares for Industry Backlash

April 12, 2014 | by

The WHO has lowered its sugar recommendations from 10 to 5 percent of daily caloric intake, and is preparing for a backlash from the sugar industry.

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Junk Food to Blame for Weight Gain and Laziness, Says UCLA Study

Junk Food to Blame for Weight Gain and Laziness, Says UCLA Study

April 11, 2014 | by

A new study (on rats) has found that junk food such as sugar and processed carbs cause weight gain, a clouded mind, and even laziness.

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Bill to Put Warning Labels on Sodas and Sugary Drinks in California Advances

Bill to Put Warning Labels on Sodas and Sugary Drinks in California Advances

April 11, 2014 | by

A bill that would require a warning label on soft drinks and sugary sodas has advanced in California – the beverage industry is fighting it tooth and nail.

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Aspartame’s Name Changed to Amino Sweet: A Toxin By Another Name is Still a Toxin

Aspartame’s Name Changed to Amino Sweet: A Toxin By Another Name is Still a Toxin

April 10, 2014 | by

Aspartame is an excitotoxin that destroys the brain and body. Now, aspartame is being disguised as a new name in your favorite foods – aminosweet.

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Grapefruit Compound can Protect Kidneys, Prevent Cysts

Grapefruit Compound can Protect Kidneys, Prevent Cysts

April 10, 2014 | by

A new study indicates a flavonoid in grapefruit could hold the key to preventing cysts associated with polycystic kidney disease.

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Eating 2-3 Peaches Daily Could Halt Breast Cancer Progression, a Study Finds

Eating 2-3 Peaches Daily Could Halt Breast Cancer Progression, a Study Finds

April 8, 2014 | by

A new study indicates eating two to three peaches each day could slow the spread and progression of breast cancer in women.

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5 Compounds that Make Oregano a Nutritional Powerhouse

5 Compounds that Make Oregano a Nutritional Powerhouse

April 7, 2014 | by

Although often used as a culinary spice for its distinct flavor and aroma, oregano is also an amazing healing plant due to the following constituents.

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5 Ways to Use Anti-Microbial, Anti-Fungal Grapefruit Seed Extract

5 Ways to Use Anti-Microbial, Anti-Fungal Grapefruit Seed Extract

April 6, 2014 | by

Grapefruit seed extract offers anti-bacterial and anti-viral properties. Here are 5 ways you can use grapefruit seed extract to boost your health.

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Toxic at One Dose: MSG is Causing Headaches, Wrecking Your Health

Toxic at One Dose: MSG is Causing Headaches, Wrecking Your Health

April 5, 2014 | by

Just a single dose of monosodium glutamate (MSG) caused headaches, spontaneous pain, high blood pressure, and more in a recent study’s healthy subjects.

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Study Finds ‘Master Antioxidant’ Glutathione can be Orally Ingested

Study Finds ‘Master Antioxidant’ Glutathione can be Orally Ingested

April 3, 2014 | by

An antioxidant everyone should know about, glutathione is often called the master antioxidant due to its ability to protect the body from disease.

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