vitamin d and brain health

Vitamin D and Brain Health

This article originally appeared on this website in November of 2014. Chalk up another of the impressive benefits of vitamin D: It can prevent Alzheimer’s and other neurological diseases. Several new studies confirm that people with the lowest vitamin D levels are at dramatically increased risk of dementia. (Alzheimer’s is the most common form of … Read moreVitamin D and Brain Health

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The Real Vitamin C

This Post has been updated for 2017! Excerpt from Dr. Robert Thompson, The Calcium Lie II: What Your Doctor Still Doesn’t Know (Take Charge Books, 2013) <– Add this to your library by clicking the cover image. Visit the website to learn more: http://www.calciumlie.com From Kathleen 2017:  When Dr. Thompson and I wrote the second … Read moreThe Real Vitamin C

Intermittent Fasting

Intermittent fasting has profound health effects beyond weight loss

This post originally appears on this website in September of 2013. Have you ever thought of giving your body a rest from food? Have you ever considered what effects fasting days, very low calorie days or controlled eating times might have on your body? To be honest, I hadn’t considered it, but when several friends … Read moreIntermittent fasting has profound health effects beyond weight loss

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The latest on depression treatments

If you or anyone you love suffers from depression, you know that treatment is hit or miss, difficult and sometimes nearly impossible. This week’s Time magazine cover story bemoans the fact that little progress had been made in decades on pharmaceuticals to treat depression, and underscores the fact that 30% of all people on prescription anti-depressants … Read moreThe latest on depression treatments

Balance Your Blood Sugar

Balance Your Blood Sugar – Metabolic Syndrome and Diabetes

By Dr. Hyla Cass and Kathleen Barnes Authors of 8 Weeks to Vibrant Health: A Take Charge Plan for Women This article originally appeared on this website in June of 2013. Have you been told your blood sugar level is “a little high?” Maybe you’ve even been diagnosed with diabetes. If either is the case, you need … Read moreBalance Your Blood Sugar – Metabolic Syndrome and Diabetes

Special Echinacea Formula

Special echinacea formula for stress and anxiety

Are you stressed? Who isn’t these days? Insomnia? Yup, for most of us. Do you suffer from anxiety? This is a far more serious problem that disrupts everyday life with spiraling out-of-control worry. So many of us do actually have clinical anxiety, which conventional medicine treats with prescription drugs that have terrible side effects. Now … Read moreSpecial echinacea formula for stress and anxiety

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Vitamin B12 – The Workhorse Nutrient

This article originally appeared on this website in August of 2013. Vitamin B12 is your basic foundation vitamin. It’s not sexy or miraculous, but this workhorse nutrient is responsible for a host of essential health functions. Everyone needs it! Most important among B12’s functions, is the task of perfect cell duplication to stave off the … Read moreVitamin B12 – The Workhorse Nutrient

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Natural solutions for poison ivy, sunburn and more

The next time a minor summertime skin woe makes you miserable, take a trip to the pantry or refrigerator or the woods behind the house for natural solutions. You may find just what the doctor ordered. Many of these remedies evolved from folk remedies that have been used since the times of our wise grandmothers … Read moreNatural solutions for poison ivy, sunburn and more

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Solutions for Chronic Fatigue and Fibromyalgia

This article originally appear on this blog September 3, 2013.  My dear friend Dr. Jacob Teitelbaum has just released a new book that is destined to change the lives of many of my readers and friends and others around the world. The Fatigue and Fibromyalgia Solution: The Essential Guide to Overcoming Chronic Fatigue and Fibromyalgia simplifies … Read moreSolutions for Chronic Fatigue and Fibromyalgia

Adrenal Fatigue

Adrenal fatigue can mess up your life

Adrenal fatigue can be dragging you down and you might not even know it. Do you experience any of the following: Difficulty waking up in the morning? Deep fatigue? Mildly depressed? Cravings for salty foods? Higher energy levels in the evenings? Stubborn belly fat, especially large hips and thighs? Dizziness if you stand up quickly … Read moreAdrenal fatigue can mess up your life