Can Aluminum Foil Be Harmful to Our Health?

Exposure to metals in our food:  Studies clearly show the migration of small amounts of aluminum when we use aluminum foils, cookware and utensils. One study conducted in Italy showed about 2-6 milligrams of aluminum was found to move over into food from aluminum foils, cookware, and utensils. Even...

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Why is Magnesium So Important?

Why magnesium:  this magnificent mineral helps to regulate more than 300 enzymes in the body. A deficiency in this mineral can affect virtually every system in your body. It helps to regulate your heart rhythms and control blood pressure; keeps your blood sugar stable; prevents hardening of the arteries;...

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Travel Snacks

by Valerie Breslow,  Nutritionist A large percentage of us are preparing to take flight in the next couple of weeks to head home for a long-awaited visit to celebrate the holidays with family and friends. While this is a fun and exciting time, let’s face it, flying today comes...

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The Low Fat Diet: A Big Fat Lie?

http://www.totalhealthbreakthroughs.com/2009/11/the-low-fat-diet-a-big-fat-lie/ For more than three decades we have been subjected to dietary propaganda that a low-fat diet is the key to losing weight and preventing disease. Public officials and the medical profession continue to broadcast the message. And the food industry – eager to sell their low-fat, high-margin, fake...

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Natural Alternatives to Antibiotics

by Earl Mindell, R.Ph, Ph.D. and Virginia Hopkins, M.A. Before you reach for that pill, with all its nasty side effects, consider trying a prescription alternative Excerpted from Prescription Alternatives ©2009 by Earl L. Mindell and Virginia Hopkins Alexander Fleming, discoverer of penicillin, warned us nearly a century ago that...

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Energy Creates Form – Lessons to Success

BY: JANE WURWAND “Energy creates form” is a concept shared by Buddhists and nuclear physicists.  The basic idea is that when you apply energy to something, this energy begins to shape the material reality or expression behind that energy. It’s not as abstract as it may sound.  It’s all...

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Chocolate: The New Super food!

Mmmm… chocolate. Can’t you just smell it? Is your mouth watering? If you love the rich taste of chocolate and your fixation has you feeling a bit guilty, here’s good news! Science is proving that chocolate’s more than 300 chemicals have profound health benefits. Consider these… Chocolate stimulates the...

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