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How to Cheaply Purify Water

How to Cheaply Purify Water

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on September 14, 2009 | Reply

Water is the most prominent nutrient in your body because it is found in every part of your body. According to researchers, the human body is made of roughly 70 percent water. Water is essential for your survival because it is needed for energy, removal of toxins, transport of nutrients and normal cell functions. Without water your body will shut down within a few days. If you are a person who likes camping or visiting third world countries, you should learn to purify your own water. Even if you don’t like doing these things, you should learn to anyways because natural or human made disasters can happen at any moment

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Excitotoxins and Neurodegenerative Diseases

Excitotoxins and Neurodegenerative Diseases

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on September 12, 2009 | 2 Replies

Have you ever wondered why neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s Chorea and Parkinson’s are becoming more common? There are many causes of neurodegenerative diseases but one of the most destructive ones is excitotoxin. Independent researchers concluded that excitotoxins stimulate nerve cells to death because they cause them to fire very rapidly. The overstimulation of nerve cells is caused by an increase of glutamate and aspartate.

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The Ego: How It Relates to Your Happiness

The Ego: How It Relates to Your Happiness

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on September 9, 2009 | Reply

Sigmund Freud did a great job explaining what the ego is, but he also failed to mention many important details about the ego. The ego is a function in the mind that gives us awareness of what we are experiencing in a linear fashion. It acts like a tape recorder and is the observer of our thoughts and emotions. People who have an imbalanced ego will have a hard time finding happiness, because they do not really know what they want. An imbalanced ego can become overstimulated, which allows it to dominant over our thoughts and emotions.

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The Four Basic Manifestation Laws of the Universe

The Four Basic Manifestation Laws of the Universe

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on August 31, 2009 | 2 Replies

The Universe that we live in is precious beyond imagination. It contains infinite possibility, creativity, knowledge, and life. In order for life to exist in the Universe, there must be universal laws to bring order from chaos. Without these laws, life will not exist because everything will be based on randomness or accident. To understand how the how the Universe works, we need to study its laws and learn to live in harmony with them. Unfortunately, because of the way our society has been conditioned to think, we human beings have very little knowledge about the Universe and what it has to offer us.

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The Benefits and Miracles of Magnesium

The Benefits and Miracles of Magnesium

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on August 30, 2009 | 1 Reply

Magnesium is a mineral that has many “miracle” properties and amazing health benefits. Studies have shown that this essential mineral is beneficial for immunity, kidney stone, stroke, depression, diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, anxiety and bone and heart health. Magnesium deficiency is becoming more common in industrialized countries. Some of the reasons for the increase in magnesium deficiency is due to unhealthy diets (e.g., fast food, junk food), bad agriculture practices and the dependence of pharmaceutical drugs. If you are having constant leg cramps, twitchy eyelids or irregular heart beats, you may be suffering from magnesium deficiency.

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How Sex Improves Immunity

How Sex Improves Immunity

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on August 24, 2009 | Reply

KissResearchers at Wilkes University did a recent study which concluded that sex may help prevent the common cold. The study involved undergraduates students who agreed to participate in the study. The students who had sex once or twice per week had a significant increase of immunoglobulin A (IGA) in their saliva. Although, students who had sex more than three times per week had less IGA, even less than students who rarely had sex at all. People who have low levels of IGA have a greater risk of getting sick.

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5 Natural Essential Oils for Health

5 Natural Essential Oils for Health

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on August 19, 2009 | Reply

Essential oils are oils found in herbs and flowers that give them their characteristic odor. Essential oils are time consuming to make because they take a lot of herbs and flowers to produce small quantities of them. They are also very concentrated and should by used in small quantities. Essential oils have many uses and are popular for treating skin disease, sinus, the cold and flu, immune disorders, sore muscle and chronic diseases. They are also used in perfumes, cosmetics, massage therapy and fragrance.

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What is Spirituality?

What is Spirituality?

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on August 17, 2009 | 13 Replies

To understand what spirituality is we need to first understand who we truly are. In general, our Western society teaches us that we are physical beings living in a physical world. In reality, we are spiritual beings living in physical bodies. Most, if not all, of us consciously or subconsciously know that there is some kind of divine source of energy that gives us life. This divine source of energy, also known as the soul, is known in every religion around the world.

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Negative Effects of Over Exercising

Negative Effects of Over Exercising

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on August 15, 2009 | Reply

Exercise is one of the best physical activities that you can do but too much exercise can cause negative effects on your body. According to a research done in Toronto, people who did aerobic exercise 5 days per week for more than 40 minutes, had lowered antibody production than those who did aerobic exercise 3 days per week. The human body, like many system of the Universe, is all about balance. By exercising too much, you can disrupt the chemical balance in your body. This can cause certain health problems and causes stress on the immune system.

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Natural Mosquito Repellent and Remedy

Natural Mosquito Repellent and Remedy

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on August 13, 2009 | Reply

If you are planning a last summer camp trip, you may want to think twice about bring something to repel mosquito. The most common product for repelling mosquito is insect repellent spray. Most insect repellent sprays are harmful to your health because they contain N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide (DEET). DEET is a registered pesticide and is a member of the toluene chemical family. DEET can easily be absorbed by the skin; therefore, contaminating the blood within minutes of use. Studies have shown that DEET can disrupt the central nervous system and is harmful to the brain.

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Natural Hair Loss Treatments

Natural Hair Loss Treatments

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on July 29, 2009 | Reply

For most people baldness is something that is not very pleasant to have when it is not intentional. Waking up in the morning and realizing that you are losing hair can be a nightmare. There are approximately 50 million Americans who are suffering from some form of hair loss. There are many reasons why people lose hair, some of them may be the results of insufficient levels of zinc and biotin, high-fat diets, androgen hormones, birth control pills, testosterone supplements, high blood pressure, elevated cholesterol levels, smoking and an increased in auto-antibodies.

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Xenoestrogens Health Hazard

Xenoestrogens Health Hazard

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on July 27, 2009 | Reply

Xenoestrogens are chemical compounds that are not naturally found in nature. These foreign chemicals are usually found in polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastics and organochlorines. Xenoestrogens are found in many plastic food containers, such as yogurt, juice, milk, baby bottle and water container. They are also found in pesticides, detergents, bleached products and makeup. These chemicals are so popular that there are more than 100,000 xenoestrogens in use today.

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Five Things That Promote Immune Deficiency

Five Things That Promote Immune Deficiency

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on July 25, 2009 | Reply

The immune system is one of nature’s best defense system. If you nourish it right, it can become your best friend but nourish it wrong and it can become your worst enemy. Your immune system is a very complex system containing many smaller systems. Somehow, nature found a way to make these smaller systems work in cooperation so you can experience life as a human being.

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Swine Flu: How to Survive an Epidemic

Swine Flu: How to Survive an Epidemic

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on July 24, 2009 | 4 Replies

The swine flu was big news in mid April of this year but it may be even bigger news this fall. The reasons why I think it may be bigger news this fall is because this type of flu usually comes in 3 waves, and the cold season is when it is the most deadliest. The flu virus works by attacking the respiratory system and weakening the immune system. It is contagious and is usually spread by an infected person though sneezing, coughing, exchanging of body fluids and physical contact.

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The Seven Chakras: Crown Chakra

The Seven Chakras: Crown Chakra

Authored or posted by | Updated on | Published on July 22, 2009 | Reply

The crown chakra (seventh chakra), also known as sahasrara, is the last chakra of the seven main chakras of the body. It is violet in color and is shaped like two cones located around the head. The two cones that are connected at their tip. One cone extends toward the top of the head while the other extends toward the neck. The area where they are connected is located at the center of the head. The energies that make up the cones spin opposite of each other. The crown chakra is the gateway between the physical self and universal self.

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