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This Is Your Best Friend For Detox (not a supplement)

Detox. An abbreviation for a popular health trend. Now let me be clear, detox (or detoxification) isn’t just a health trend, it’s a vital function for great health. If your body didn’t detoxify yourself of the millions of microscopic toxins floating through your body you’d be quite sick. This is why detox has become a well-known health trend. Popular culture as well as the medical field have realized we’re under attack all day long by thousands of dangerous compounds and we’re trying to do all that we can to make sure these dangerous elements don’t harm us. Which is why people are selling teas, and juices, and advocating hot yoga among many other practices; all are supposed to enhance your...

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Important Things You Must Know about Liver Detox

My guess is most all of you have heard of doing a liver detox or a liver cleanse before. It's such a common thing to hear that some people have even begun to roll their eyes any time a cleanse of any sort is advised. As of late, there's been a great deal of debate concerning the role of detoxification (or cleanses) for health. There are a number of people who talk about cleanses and detoxes as if they're quackery and not needed; after all, we have built-in filtering mechanisms which take care of the detoxification process for us.In a sense, they're correct. We do have built-in detox systems, so there's no need to perform a detox or a cleanse. On the other hand, the...

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Pharmaceutical Companies Don't Want You To Know About This Supplement

Can I tell you something you might not have known? When Health As It Ought To Be was founded, it was because my partner in the practice had been forced out of his position as a lead physician at a different health care provider. He never wanted to start Robinhood Integrative Health (that's the name of our physical office/practice if you didn't know), but he did so out of necessity when bigwigs at the main hospital here in town decided Dr. Lantelme was jeopardizing their business model.And so they decided it was in their best interest if Dr. Lantelme didn't work for them anymore.The business model they were trying to protect is one many of you are quite familiar with: treating symptoms with expensive pharmaceuticals as opposed...

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Bet You Never Knew Basil Could Do This… 6 Health Benefits of Basil

The Health Benefits of Basil are Not to Be Taken Lightly… Even though people all over the world do. Basil’s one of the foods you’re used to having on pizza or in a pesto, but the truth about basil is it’s much more than just a tasty garnish. It’s actually health food superstar. Then again, do I write much on foods that aren’t? Yes, basil is an amazing plant. And, since it grows both inside and outside with ease, tastes great, and is very potent, then there’s not really any reason to ignore it. Seriously, once you see just how good it is for your health then you might find yourself becoming a basilholic, which is obviously a word I just made up. Check out...

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Adding This Inexpensive Amino-Acid to Your Diet Will Work Wonders

When most people think about amino acids, they either think about the double helix of DNA, or they think back to science class and remember how amino acids are the building blocks of proteins. If you didn’t think of either, that’s OK too, no judgment here, I’m just going off general perceptions. But enough about what people think, let’s get down to brass tacks and talk about what we know about a very important amino acid called L-carnitine or “carnitine” for short. Carnitine is one of the most well-known and best-studied amino acids out there, and what researcher have been able to learn about carnitine is pretty inspiring. Take a look. The Incredible Health Benefits of L-Carnitine Surprisingly, the people...

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