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Acid and alkaline forming foods
If you eat over 80% alkaline forming foods, you preserve the normal alkalinity of the blood & will not need to think about diets. Your body will stay in balance & will adjust to its ideal weight.
Antioxidants are a group of vitamins, mineral and enzymes that help protect our body from the formation of free radicals. Free radicals are produced by our own metabolism and from the environment.
Aromatherapy oil uses
The word aromatherapy means "treatment using scents". It refers to a particular branch of herbal medicine that uses concentrated plant oils, called essential oils, to improve physical & emotional health & to restore balance to the whole person.
Essential oils for your emotions
Essential oils can be used as powerful concentrated plant oils to counteract negative emotions and lift the spirits.
Fish Oil, Garlic, Antioxidants
A high potency antioxidant, combining fish oil, mixed tocopherols & carotenoids with selenium & garlic for true synergistic antioxidant protection. These nutrients assist in reducing atherosclerosis, maintaining peripheral circulation & capillary function
Foods to help detoxification
The liver acts as the body's primary detoxification organ for the clearance of toxins. Certain vitamins & minerals, as well as plant nutrients, can help support the liver in its detoxification & eliminative processes.
Herbs to avoid during pregnancy
A literature search of the pharmacology of plants used for their abortifacient or uterine stimulating actions provides a long list of plants to avoid.
Nutritional support for the neuromuscular system
Neuromuscular disorders are implicated in a wide variety of conditions, including cardiovascular disorders, premenstrual symptoms & fibromyalgia. Magnesium, calcium & vitamins, particularly the B vitamins, can all be used to deal with such disorders.
Soy Isoflavones - for disease prevention
The health benefits of soybean products have been reported for thousands of years & substantial evidence now supports the effectiveness of soy constituents in cancer, heart disease, osteoporosis, menopausal hot flushes and oxidative stress.
The benefits of Glutathione (GSH) - master antioxidant
Glutathione has been called the "master antioxidant" and regulates the action of lesser antioxidants such as Vitamin C & E. Low levels are associated with liver & immune dysfunction, heart disease, premature aging and death.
Water, the elixir of life
Most people do not drink enough water and unknowingly they are chronically dehydrating their body. Water is quite possibly the single most important catalyst in losing weight & keeping it off.
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