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Scents and Hashimoto's, what you need to know.

Why Your Perfume and Hashimoto’s Could Be A Bad Combination

-+*Hashimoto’s and Perfume, A Dangerous Combination Did you know that  some scented products can stimulate our brains to remember pleasant memories or even bring about a good mood? How many times have you smelled your favorite food and it instantly changed your mood and the way
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-+*Dr shook discusses his latest seminar mastering the brain.
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Getting Sick From Food Coloring: Why Food Coloring is Banned in Other Countries. An Autoimmune Disease Connection?

-+*Did you ever think that food coloring could make you sick? Did you know it may contribute to the development of autoimmune diseases like Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis, Psoriasis? But, food coloring can’t be that bad right? It is in e
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Why Are Autism Rates Still On The Rise?

-+*According to the CDC autism rates are continuing to rise very quickly.  According to their most recent report on the subject, 1 in 88 children now have autism, and 1 in 54 boys.  Many different hypothesis have been proposed, including better detection, we all need to look at our mo
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On 60 Minutes Tonight: “Is Sugar Toxic?”

-+*        Tonight on 60 Minutes they are doing a story on the toxicity of sugar.  I strongly urge everyone to watch this story, because sugar is killing many of us.  Over the past several years I have studied functional medicine extensively, and after working clin
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Fight inflammation with glutathione recycling

-+*The term “antioxidant” has become popular in a multitude of products from acai to dark chocolate, but the most important antioxidant is the one made by your body: glutathione. Sufficient glutathione is vital for good health. Glutathione is a molecule that protects the body in many
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Do you have a chemical sensitivity?

-+*You’ve probably heard of food intolerances to gluten, dairy, eggs, or other foods. But chemical intolerances, or sensitivities, have become increasingly common, as well. A person with a chemical sensitivity has an immune reaction to chemicals and heavy metals in air pollution
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Childhood stomach aches linked with adult depression and anxiety

-+*A Stanford University researcher found that gastric irritation early in life could pave the way for lifelong psychological problems.
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Why do I have brain fog all the time?

-+*Question I seem to live in a perpetual fog, like I can’t think clearly or I’m not all the way there. Why do I have brain fog? Answer Brain fog is a sign of brain inflammation. Although inflammation in the brain doesn’t cause pain, it can cause symptoms of brain fog. The brain is pr
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Multiple Sclerosis and Wheat (Gluten)…a connection?

-+*Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease where the immune system attacks the central nervous system and the disease can be devastating.  As with all other autoimmune conditions the cause of MS is not well understood. In an emerging field of medicine called “
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