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Staying Up Too Late is Damaging Your Health

There is always so much to do throughout the day, and it’s easy to fall into the pattern of staying up too late and then having a hard time dragging yourself out of bed in the morning. Are you following good sleep patterns? If you are sacrificing your sleep time for other activities, then it is likely that you are ...

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Breaking the Myths About Cooked vs. Raw Food

There are many differing opinions regarding healthy eating and the types of food that will best support your overall wellness, and one common theme that often comes up in this conversation is whether it is better to eat raw foods or to cook the ingredients before consuming them. As we have researched the benefits and drawbacks to both cooked and ...

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Why Dead Foods are Damaging Your Health

If you want to prevent cancer and reduce the risk of other chronic health problems, then you need to consider the types of foods that you are eating. People don’t often realize the impact that their diet has on their overall health, and they make poor food choices every day because they are following the Standard American Diet. It is ...

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7 Reasons Why You Need More Fat in Your Diet

There are a lot of confusing messages when it comes to nutrition, because sometimes there are conflicting health suggestions from various experts. How do you decide which nutritional advice is best for your health? When it comes to weight loss and optimal health, the topic of fat consumption is one of these confusing topics, and many people assume that it ...

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How Many Vegetables Should You Eat for Cancer Prevention?

Everyone knows that they should be eating their vegetables each day, but unfortunately many people don’t consume very many vegetables because they choose processed foods instead. These poor dietary choices can have a negative impact on your health, and it has been found that the consumption of vegetables has a direct connection with preventing a number of health problems, including ...

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Is High Fructose Corn Syrup Really That Bad?

It can be confusing to read information about the various sweeteners that are used in processed food, especially because there are so many conflicting claims. High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) is one of the controversial sweeteners that you need to learn more about. The marketing claims for this ingredient suggest that HFCS responds in a similar way within your body ...

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What You Need to Know About Pesticides and Cancer

There is a lot of discussion about organic vs. conventional food sources, and it can be difficult to determine the truth from the marketing messages alone. Does it really matter if you are buying organic foods, or is it ok to save money and buy cheaper conventional food products instead? Pesticides are Linked with Cancer Development Additional research needs to ...

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Do Microwave Ovens Increase Your Risk of Cancer?

Most Americans have a microwave oven in their home, because it is very convenient to throw some food in the microwave and have it warm within a matter of moments. Microwaves are very convenient and they are also an efficient use of energy within the home, and most people believe that microwaves are safe to use. Even though microwaves are ...

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Is Fluoride Dangerous to Your Health?

For many years, we have been told that fluoride is an important element to strengthen the teeth and prevent dental problems. Advertisements for toothpaste and other oral hygiene products claim that fluoride should be used daily to care for your teeth. Some cities even add fluoride to the tap water, to ensure that the general population is getting it on ...

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Does Sunshine Increase or Decrease Your Risk of Cancer?

For many years, we have been told that sunscreen is an essential product to use if you are spending any amount of time in the sun, because the sun exposure might increase your risk of cancer. But, additional research has shown that avoiding the sun might actually increase your risk of cancer. If you want to protect your health and ...

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