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Medicinal Health Benefits of Thyme - Fuel Wellness

Medicinal Health Benefits of Thyme - Fuel Wellness | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Thyme is a very popular and well known culinary herb. It is a very decorative plant while it is growing and is also very easy to grow as well but be prepared because bees just love Thyme. Many people use Thyme in stews, salads, meats, soups, and vegetables. Thyme is a very common household herb and is a member of the mint family. The plant is very aromatic and comes in many varieties. Thyme is a frequently used herb in many fish dishes. Oddly enough as much as honey bees love to suck the nectar
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Find Out What Breakfast Cereal Contains Arsenic

Find Out What Breakfast Cereal Contains Arsenic | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
High amounts of Inorganic arsenic, which is used in pesticides and other industrial chemicals is a major public health concern according to the World Health Organization (WHO). A testing of common breakfast cereals found high levels of this type of arsenic.
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Why Medical Acupuncture Works and My Quick Start Guide

Why Medical Acupuncture Works and My Quick Start Guide | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Have you ever had an uncontrollable urge to be pierced by a dozen needles? This is the image most people get when someone mentions the word “acupuncture”. It comes as no surprise that most view this technique with suspicion, even downright horror. The fact is, however, that this relatively painless ancient Chinese technique has helped relieve the symptoms of millions of people. Properly used, it can help in the management of many medical conditions including chronic pain and fatigue.
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Are You Drinking Contaminated Water? The 10 States With the Most Toxic Tap Water - Fuel Wellness

Are You Drinking Contaminated Water? The 10 States With the Most Toxic Tap Water - Fuel Wellness | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Our drinking water may not be the safest and the worst state violators are listed below.  With 40 percent of U.S. community water systems in violation of the Safe Water Drinking Act, which sets drinking-water quality standards. They are directly linked to the Clean Water Act where 23 million people received low-quality drinking water. States With the Most Toxic Tap Water: 1. California 2. Wisconsin 3. North Carolina 4. Florida 5. Texas 6. New York 7. Nevada 8. Pennsylvania 9. Ohio 10. New Mexico
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3 Reasons Why You Should Feed Your Baby Organic Baby Food

3 Reasons Why You Should Feed Your Baby Organic Baby Food | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Are you a new parent? If you are, you may be looking for safe and healthy foods to feed your baby. When doing so, you will find that you have a small number of options. Unfortunately, a large number of baby foods currently on the market cannot be considered completely natural. If this causes you concern, you may want to take the time to examine organic baby food.
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5 Home Remedies For A Toothache

5 Home Remedies For A Toothache | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
We have all experienced the pain of a toothache, here are some home remedies for toothaches to consider trying the next time this occurs. Cloves Cloves can be found in the spice rack and are often used in apple dishes, but they are also one of the best known home remedies for a toothache. To relieve the pain of mild toothache, chew two cloves on the affected tooth. If chewing is too painful, you can use oil of cloves. Mix 3 drops oil of cloves with a quarter teaspoon of olive oil. Soak a cotton
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Discover A Natural Source Of Melatonin

Discover A Natural Source Of Melatonin | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Melatonin, being a powerful substance, is one that should be used with caution in cases of serious illness like cancer. Find out who else should be wary of using this supplement, and a food source of melatonin that is a safer, more natural alternative for those still interested in getting the benefits of melatonin. And find out general dosage of melatonin needed for insomnia.
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Superfoods for Getting Over Food Poisoning

Superfoods for Getting Over Food Poisoning | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Food poisoning is an all-encompassing term involving the consumption of contaminated food, stomach flu, stress, drug interactions, nutrient deficiencies or their excess. It can come on rather suddenly after eating; diarrhea or vomiting can begin 30 minutes to one hour after eating foods that are chemically poisonous; within one to 12 hours with bacterial poisoning, and 12 to 48 hours with viral or salmonella poisoning.
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Superfood Solutions for Crohn’s Disease

When the small intestine is inflamed -- as it often is with Crohn's Disease -- the intestine becomes less able to fully digest and absorb the nutrients from food. Such nutrients, as well as unabsorbed bile salts, can escape into the large intestine to varying degrees, depending on how extensively the small intestine has been injured by inflammation. This is one reason why people with Crohn's disease become malnourished, in addition to just not having much appetite.
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10 Wacky Home Remedies That Really Work

10 Wacky Home Remedies That Really Work | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
I have heard of some pretty unique home remedies. but nothing prepared me for finding this wacky list of 10 home remedies from Natural Health Zone. From warts to restless leg syndrome, these home remedies are plenty odd, but many people swear by them. Do you have any home remedies that are unusual? Take a look and let me know what you think?
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Why These are The 21 Most Dangerous Candies - Fuel Wellness

Why These are The 21 Most Dangerous Candies - Fuel Wellness | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Halloween is a tricky time for people that are health-conscious. Before you grab that bag of Halloween candy and tell yourself that you can break the food rules just this once....take a look at what Livestrong.com shared about the most dangerous candies for your diet and overall health. I hate to be the bearer of bad news...but there is no healthy candy. Click on the link below to learn more.
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101 Amazing Uses of Coconut Oil

101 Amazing Uses of Coconut Oil | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Coconuts are a healthy and delicious food. But did you know there are over 100 different ways to use coconut oil? From lotions, to face scrubs to improving insulin levels....Coconuts are bursting with health and beauty benefits. Check out the excerpt below from Wellness mama.
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9 Ways Superfoods Can Help With Healthy and Natural Conception

9 Ways Superfoods Can Help With Healthy and Natural Conception | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
In both the female and male body, the balance of hormones has to be just right for conception to occur and for pregnancy to proceed. Nutrients that are in excess or that are in depletion can throw off balance and disrupt the pregnancy process. Here are some tips on superfoods that help promote natural conception.
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The Benefits of Using Home Remedies To Treat Diseases

The Benefits of Using Home Remedies To Treat Diseases | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
For the simplest issues that can be wrong there are times when home remedies can be the perfect solution. Trying to decide if a home remedy is the best solution for your needs is something that should be determined based on your own particular situation, rather than trying to compare your situation to that of someone else. It is also extremely important to realize that there are times when a doctor is much better equipped to handle your problem, or another professional. Trying a home remedies is
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Acupuncture as Treatment for Arthritis - Fuel Wellness

Acupuncture as Treatment for Arthritis - Fuel Wellness | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Acupuncture is a therapy that has long been held in high esteem because of the beliefs that the Chinese had about its capabilities. However, if you are currently living with arthritis then there is something that you should know about the acupuncture therapy. For starters, there have been arthritis patients who have experienced a great relief from the arthritis pain that they have felt. Whether or not acupuncture works for everyone dealing with this kind of chronic pain is unknown, but what is k
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7 Reasons Why Sleeping Naked Is Good For Your Health - Fuel Wellness

7 Reasons Why Sleeping Naked Is Good For Your Health - Fuel Wellness | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Studies show only 10% of people sleep in the nude, and this is surprising especially with all the wonderful benefits that come along with sleeping in the buff. If the thoughts of sleeping in the nude are not very appealing to you, here are seven reasons that will have you convinced! 1. People who sleep naked tend to have better relationships. Skin to skin contact releases oxytocin, the bonding hormone. Those pesky pajamas can get in the way of skin to skin contact, and we need oxytocin it elevat
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Popular Anti-anxiety Drug Linked to Higher Rates of Alzheimers Disease - Fuel Wellness

Popular Anti-anxiety Drug Linked to Higher Rates of Alzheimers Disease - Fuel Wellness | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive and eventually fatal disease.  My blog post here shares tips for how to use superfoods to help fend off Alzheimer’s. A recent study in the British Medical Journal has now found that a popular anti-anxiety drug is associated with an increase risk of Alzheimers’ disease. Health Impact News shared the details of the study’s findings which I summarize below. Valium (diazepam), Ativan (lorazepam), Xanax (alprazolam) and Klonopin (clonazepam). The authors of the st
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Foods To Avoid When Living With Arthritus and Fibromyalgia

Foods To Avoid When Living With Arthritus and Fibromyalgia | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Chronic pain diseases like fibromyalgia and arthritis can be active for years and they also can have a negative effect on someones quality of life. These types of diseases are hard to treat as well. Traditional western medicine may help, but there are side effects from these types of medications. I found a great article on Healthy and Natural world that offers tips for foods to avoid if you suffer from these diseases-as they may worsen your symptoms.
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The Healing Wonders of Alfalfa

The Healing Wonders of Alfalfa | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Alfalfa, which is a perennial herb, has a long list of dietary and medicinal uses and research has proven that Alfalfa might lower blood levels of cholesterol and glucose. Many take Alfalfa supplements orally and is has been proven safe except in a small percentage of people where it produces lupus like symptoms. In the seeds and sprouts of Alfalfa, amino acid L-canavanine is present and that is what is thought to cause this reaction. However, this is not present in the leaves of the Alfalfa. Th
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Gall Stone Home Remedy: Get Rid Of Gallstones Without Surgery

Gall Stone Home Remedy: Get Rid Of Gallstones Without Surgery | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
The most effective gall stone home remedy is a simple gall bladder flush. Yes simple - not the nicest way to spend a Saturday perhaps but for most people, better than needing surgery somewhere down the line. First, loosen the stones by drinking an 8 oz glass of apple juice morning and evening for 4-6 weeks. This is a very important step and you should not skip it and try to do the flush right away, it just will not work.
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Superfoods that Battle the Herpes Virus - Fuel Wellness

Superfoods that Battle the Herpes Virus - Fuel Wellness | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Herpes outbreaks can be embarrassing, not to mention uncomfortable and painful. And sometimes, prescription medication doesn’t fend off the flare ups. But with some consideration and creativity, we can add superfoods to our diet that will help our body fight off the herpes virus.
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Study Reveals BPA Dangers in Handling Receipts - Fuel Wellness

Study Reveals BPA Dangers in Handling Receipts - Fuel Wellness | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
The dangers of BPA (Bisphenol A (BPA) which is a carbon-based synthetic compounds , are well known among a large number of Americans. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have warned about the risks of BPA in plastics which has ushered in a new era of BPA free products. While there is still some debate about how safe BPA products are, a new concern has emerged about BPA as a result of a study by researchers at the University of Missouri in Columbia. To learn more about this study and what i
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What You Need To Know About Ebola Virus and Transmission

What You Need To Know About Ebola Virus and Transmission | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
With all the daily, unfolding news about the Outbreak of Ebola Virus in the US, It's important to know the basics about Ebola transmissions. With the news of a new patient in NY, I know my family and I are especially concerned. It's important to not panic and follow some basic rules. The infographic below was provided by the Centers for Disease Control. Please share this with your friends and family.
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Superfoods That Relieve Hives

Superfoods That Relieve Hives | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Hives are also known as urticaria, and they cause raised white or yellow, itchy wheals surrounded by an area of red inflammation. It is an allergic reaction by the skin, causing the body to release histamine into the effected tissues. The size of the wheal itself varies, with the larger ones sometimes joining together in places to form an irregular rash. They usually cause severe irritation and usually appear on the limbs and trunk, but can appear anywhere. Acute urticaria develops rapidly and u
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13 Drool Worthy Foods to Eat After Working Out. # 4 Is My Go To Treat. - Fuel Wellness

13 Drool Worthy Foods to Eat After Working Out. # 4 Is My Go To Treat. - Fuel Wellness | Health and Wellness | Scoop.it
Ever wonder what you should eat following a workout?  Don’t sabotage your workout by eating unhealthy foods. Take note of these 13 delicious treats to eat put together by HealthDigezt.com 1. Eggs Protein and carbs are the two keys to a good post-workout meal. Eggs have the former covered. At just 70 calories each, eggs pack 6.3 grams of protein and are one of the few foods that naturally contain vitamin D. Also, don’t let the Rocky movies fool you; raw eggs have no advantages over cooked ones. I
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