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Propolis: The Miraculous Healing Medicine of Antiquity Darrell Miller 5/16/22
The Kidneys and Your Health: Everything You Need to Know Darrell Miller 4/29/22
Delta-8 THC Shows Promise in Combating Myocarditis Darrell Miller 4/29/22
Can the Liver Be Repaired Once It Is Damaged? Darrell Miller 4/29/22
Common Causes of a Zinc Deficiency Darrell Miller 7/31/20
Myrrh oil is worth more than gold when it comes to the healthbenefits it provides Darrell Miller 5/17/19
Use warm water and turmeric to cleanse your body, support digestion Darrell Miller 5/10/19
Can aloe vera be used to treat sepsis? Darrell Miller 5/10/19
Here are 5 tips for a healthy bladder Darrell Miller 5/9/19
6 Health benefits to make you love manuka honey (if you don'talready) Darrell Miller 5/6/19
Natural home remedies for burns Darrell Miller 5/6/19
Honeybush tea is a nutrient-rich, antioxidant-filled, heart-healthydrink from South Africa Darrell Miller 5/3/19
Caprylic acid is an effective weapon against candida overgrowth andbiofilms Darrell Miller 5/2/19
Cranberries offer an excellent way to boost your health, saynutrition researchers Darrell Miller 5/2/19
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Honey is medicine: 4 Scientifically proven perks to using Nature'ssweetener Darrell Miller 3/29/19
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Study proves the antifungal potential of thyme essential oil Darrell Miller 3/22/19
Natural antifungal remedies that reduce candida overgrowth Darrell Miller 3/18/19
Stop your sinus infection with these natural remedies Darrell Miller 3/9/19
3 Nutrients that reduce excessive amounts of the stress hormonecortisol Darrell Miller 2/28/19
Do Probiotics Help With UTIs For Women? Darrell Miller 2/25/19
Reishi mushroom show tremendous promise in strengthening the immunesystem Darrell Miller 2/22/19
7 Proven uses of lavender essential oil Darrell Miller 2/18/19
A little oregano oil can go a long way for your immune system Darrell Miller 2/11/19
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Monolaurin The Most Beneficial Compound in Coconut Oil? Darrell Miller 1/11/19
Another superfood to add to your pantry: 9 Surprising benefits ofbee propolis Darrell Miller 1/9/19
Mushrooms and turmeric may help to ward off winter infections Darrell Miller 12/15/18
Garlic the master medicine: Scientists find a compound in the herbthat can destroy resistant bacteria Darrell Miller 12/14/18
D-Mannose and Bladder Infections Darrell Miller 12/7/18
The essential oil of myrrh is a powerful natural medicine for woundmanagement Darrell Miller 12/6/18
Amazing Benefits of Ginger for Men Darrell Miller 12/1/18
Cranberries prevent cancer and many other chronic diseases Darrell Miller 11/24/18
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Propolis: The Miraculous Healing Medicine of Antiquity
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Date: May 16, 2022 03:10 PM
Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
Subject: Propolis: The Miraculous Healing Medicine of Antiquity

Imagine a natural medicine that is antiviral, antibacterial, and capable of conquering chronic allergies, preventing and treating cancer, and eliminating fungal and parasitic infections. This medicine exists! It is called propolis, and it has been used as a healing remedy for centuries. We will explore the miraculous properties of propolis and how it can benefit your health!

What is propolis and where does it come from

Propolis is a resin-like substance that bees use to build and repair their hives. It is made from a variety of plant materials, including tree sap, buds, and flowers. Propolis is also known as "bee glue" because of its sticky consistency. bees collect propolis from plants and then add their own enzymes to it, which helps to cure it. Once cured, propolis is used to seal cracks in the hive and fight off bacteria and other invading organisms. Propolis also has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, which is why it is often used in natural medicines.

How does propolis benefit your health

This natural substance is also rich in antioxidants, making it beneficial for human health. Numerous studies have shown that propolis can help to boost the immune system, fight inflammation, and improve gut health. Additionally, propolis has been shown to have anti-cancer properties and to be effective against a variety of infections. As a result, this unique substance can be an important part of a healthy lifestyle. While more research is needed to fully understand the potential benefits of propolis, there is no doubt that this natural substance can have a positive impact on your health.

How to use propolis for good health

Propolis is a sticky substance that bees use to build and repair their hives. It is also known for its wide range of health benefits. Propolis has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties, making it an effective treatment for wounds and skin conditions. It can also help to boost immune system function and fight off infection. When taken internally, propolis can help to soothe the throat and relieve congestion. In addition, propolis has been shown to have cancer-fighting properties. To get the maximum health benefits from propolis, it should be taken in capsule form or as a tincture.

Are there side effects?

Propolis can cause side effects in some people. The most common side effects include itching, redness, and swelling at the site of application. In rare cases, propolis can also cause an allergic reaction. If you experience any side effects after using propolis, discontinue use.

Propolis FAQ's

Q: Can propolis be used on open wounds?

A: Yes, propolis can be used on open wounds. It has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties, which makes it an effective treatment for cuts and scrapes.

Q: How long does it take for propolis to work?

A: The time it takes for propolis to work varies depending on the condition being treated. For example, if you are using propolis to treat a skin condition, you may see results within a few days. However, if you are taking propolis to boost your immune system or fight off infection, it may take a week or two to notice any benefits.

Q: Is propolis safe for children?

A: Yes, propolis is safe for children. However, it is important to note that children may be more likely to experience side effects from propolis than adults.

Q: Can I take propolis if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?

A: There is no evidence that propolis is harmful to pregnant or breastfeeding women.

As you can see, propolis has a wide range of health benefits. It is a powerful antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory agent, making it effective for treating wounds and skin conditions. It can also help to boost immune system function and fight off infection. When taken internally, propolis can help to soothe the throat and relieve congestion. In addition, propolis has been shown to have cancer-fighting properties. To get the most out of propolis, it is best to take it in capsule form or as a tincture.

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The Kidneys and Your Health: Everything You Need to Know
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Date: April 29, 2022 03:10 PM
Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
Subject: The Kidneys and Your Health: Everything You Need to Know

The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs that sit in the lower back, on either side of the spine. They play a vital role in your health, filtering toxins from the blood and regulating fluid balance in the body. We will discuss everything you need to know about the kidneys, including common kidney problems and how to keep them healthy!

What are the common kidney problems

The kidneys are a pair of organs that filter waste products from the blood and excrete them in urine. They are also responsible for regulating fluid and electrolyte balance in the body. Kidney problems can range from mild to severe, and can be acute or chronic. Common kidney problems include kidney stones, urinary tract infections, and Nephrotic Syndrome. Kidney stones are small, hard deposits that form in the kidney when there is an imbalance of minerals in the urine. Urinary tract infections occur when bacteria enter the urinary system and multiply. Nephrotic Syndrome is a kidney disorder that causes the body to excrete large amounts of protein in the urine.Kidney problems can often be treated with medication, but in some cases, surgery may be necessary. Early diagnosis and treatment is important to prevent serious complications.

Acute renal failure

Acute renal failure is a sudden onset of kidney failure that can be life-threatening. The kidneys are responsible for filtering waste from the blood and balancing fluids in the body. When they are not working properly, waste can build up in the blood and cause serious health problems. Acute renal failure can be caused by a number of factors, including dehydration, infection, and certain medications. Symptoms include decreased urine output, swelling, fatigue, and confusion. If left untreated, acute renal failure can lead to coma and death. Early diagnosis and treatment is essential for a successful outcome.

Chronic renal failure

Chronic renal failure, or CRF, is a serious medical condition that affects the kidneys. In this condition, the kidneys become damaged and unable to function properly. As a result, toxins can build up in the body, causing a variety of symptoms. Some of these symptoms may include fatigue, bloating and swelling, nausea, diarrhea or constipation, poor appetite, changes in urination frequency or color, and anemia. Diagnosing CRF involves examining several factors like blood test results and overall medical history. Treatment for the condition typically involves managing any associated symptoms with medication or dietary changes. In some cases, dialysis may also be necessary to support patients with severe CRF. Overall, chronic renal failure is a serious but manageable condition that requires careful monitoring and management by patients and their healthcare providers.

Renal artery stenosis

Renal artery stenosis refers to a condition in which one or more of the arteries that deliver blood to the kidneys becomes narrowed or blocked. This can lead to a number of adverse health effects, including increased blood pressure, chronic kidney failure, and possibly even heart attack or stroke. While there are a number of possible causes for this condition, including genetic factors, certain lifestyle choices such as smoking can also increase the risk of developing renal artery stenosis. Fortunately, treatments are available for this condition, including medications and medical procedures like angioplasty. For those who are diagnosed with renal artery stenosis, early and effective treatment is essential for maintaining overall health and wellbeing.

Renal cancer

Renal cancer begins in the kidneys, which are a pair of bean-shaped organs that filter waste from the blood and produce urine. The most common type of renal cancer is clear cell renal cell carcinoma (RCC), which accounts for about three-quarters of all cases. RCC typically affects middle-aged adults and is more common in men than women. Other types of renal cancer include papillary renal cell carcinoma, chromophobe renal cell carcinoma, and collecting duct carcinoma. Treatment for renal cancer may include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, targeted therapy, or immunotherapy. The type of treatment will depend on the stage of the cancer and the patient's overall health. Early diagnosis and treatment is essential for the best possible outcome.

Polycystic kidney disease

Polycystic kidney disease, or PKD, is a complex condition that affects the kidneys and other organs in the body. This disorder occurs when small cysts grow in the kidneys, gradually interfering with their ability to filter waste products from the blood. As these cysts start to expand, they can cause a number of severe symptoms such as high blood pressure, chronic pain, nausea and fatigue. In some cases, PKD also results in serious complications such as renal failure or a stroke. However, there are treatments available that can help people manage this disorder and slow its progression over time. By working closely with a medical team and making lifestyle changes to support kidney health, it is possible for people living with PKD to have long and healthy lives.

Urinary tract infection

A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection that can occur in any part of the urinary system, including the kidneys, ureters, bladder, or urethra. UTIs are most commonly caused by bacteria, but they can also be caused by fungi or viruses. Symptoms of a UTI may include pain or burning during urination, increased frequency or urgency of urination, cloudy or blood-tinged urine, and pelvic pain. If left untreated, a UTI can lead to serious complications, such as kidney damage or sepsis. Early diagnosis and treatment is essential for preventing serious health problems. UTIs are typically diagnosed through urinalysis, which can detect the presence of bacteria or other organisms in the urine. Treatment usually involves antibiotics to kill the infection-causing bacteria. In some cases, hospitalization may be necessary to treat a severe UTI. Additionally, drinking plenty of fluids and emptying the bladder frequently can help to flush out bacteria and prevent reinfection. Wiping from front to back after using the restroom can also help to reduce the risk of UTI development. Avoiding masturbation devices would good idea if you get frequent urinary tract infections because they can introduce new bacteria into the urethra.

UTI and D-Mannose

A urinary tract infection, or UTI, is a common medical condition that can cause symptoms such as painful urination, abdominal discomfort, and sometimes even fever. While conventional treatments typically involve antibiotics, these medications often come with unwanted side effects like nausea and diarrhea. Fortunately, there is another alternative in the form of D-Mannose, a naturally-occurring sugar that has been shown to help treat UTIs by eliminating bacterial biofilms and relieving symptoms. Unlike antibiotics, which can damage gut health by killing off beneficial bacteria along with the harmful ones, D-Mannose does not disrupt this critical ecosystem. As a result, D-Mannose is becoming an increasingly popular treatment for UTIs, offering an effective and safe alternative to antibiotics.

Kidney stones

Kidney stones are one of the most painful medical conditions to experience. These small, hard deposits form when there is an imbalance in the levels of certain minerals in the body. As they grow larger, kidney stones can cause severe pain as they move through the urinary tract. Treatment typically involves drinking plenty of fluids and taking pain medication. In some cases, surgery may be necessary to remove the kidney stone. Prevention is the best way to avoid kidney stones, and maintaining a healthy diet and lifestyle is the best way to do this. Drinking plenty of fluids, especially water, and eating a diet high in fiber can help to prevent kidney stones from forming.

Glomerulonephritis

Glomerulonephritis is a serious kidney condition that occurs when the tiny filtration units in the kidneys, known as glomeruli, become inflamed and damaged. This can disrupt normal kidney function, causing a buildup of waste products in the bloodstream, resulting in numerous symptoms such as swelling and joint pain. While there is no cure for glomerulonephritis, treatment options can help to reduce inflammation and manage symptoms. These may include medications to control blood pressure or reduce harmful inflammatory chemicals, along with lifestyle changes to support overall kidney health. With proper medical care and close monitoring, many people with glomerulonephritis are able to live healthy lives despite this chronic condition.

Kidney disease is a serious condition that can lead to a variety of health problems. If you have kidney disease, it is important to monitor your symptoms and seek medical treatment as soon as possible. There is no one-size-fits-all approach to managing kidney disease, but by working with your healthcare team and following their recommendations, you can help improve your health and quality of life. Remember, knowledge is power, so be sure to educate yourself about kidney disease and its treatment options. With the right information and support, you can live a full and productive life despite this serious condition.

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Delta-8 THC Shows Promise in Combating Myocarditis
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Date: April 29, 2022 12:41 PM
Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
Subject: Delta-8 THC Shows Promise in Combating Myocarditis

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in America, and myocarditis is one of the most common causes. Researchers are constantly looking for new ways to combat this deadly disease, and Delta-8 THC may be a promising treatment. A recent study found that Delta-8 was able to slow down heart rate and reduce inflammation in mice with myocarditis. While more research is needed, these findings suggest that Delta-8 could be a valuable tool in the fight against heart disease.

What is myocarditis and what are the symptoms?

Myocarditis is a term used to describe inflammation of the heart muscle. This can occur for a variety of reasons, including infection or injury, and it can cause a wide range of symptoms. Some of the most common signs of myocarditis include shortness of breath, chest pain, and chest tightness. Other possible symptoms include dizziness, lightheadedness, fatigue, nausea, and weakness. If you experience any combination of these symptoms along with changes in your heart rate or blood pressure, it is important to seek immediate medical attention to determine whether you are suffering from myocarditis. Treatment will depend on the specific cause of your condition, but it typically involves anti-inflammatory medications and rest. Early diagnosis and treatment are essential for preventing the progression of the disease and reducing the risk of cardiovascular complications.

What causes myocarditis and how is it diagnosed?

Myocarditis is a condition characterized by inflammation and swelling of the heart muscle. This can lead to a number of symptoms, such as shortness of breath, chest pain, increased heart rate, and cough. There are many possible causes of myocarditis, including infections, autoimmune disorders, metabolic or nutritional disorders, or exposure to toxins or other irritants. In order to diagnose myocarditis properly, doctors will typically perform several different tests. These may include blood tests, scans of the heart using ultrasound or MRI technology, and electrocardiograms to assess heart activity. Ultimately, the treatment for myocarditis will depend on its underlying cause and the severity of symptoms. With proper care, however, most people can recover fully from this condition.

How is myocarditis treated and what are the potential complications?

Myocarditis is a condition that occurs when the heart muscle becomes inflamed. This can be caused by a viral infection, an autoimmune reaction, or other factors. Treatment for myocarditis generally involves addressing the underlying cause, if possible. For example, if the inflammation is due to a viral infection, antiviral medications may be prescribed. Corticosteroids may also be used to reduce inflammation. In some cases, heart surgery may be necessary to repair damage to the heart muscle. Complications of myocarditis can include heart failure and arrhythmias. With prompt and appropriate treatment, however, most people with myocarditis recover fully.

What is Delta-8 THC and how does it work?

Delta-8 THC is a chemical compound that is found in the Hemp plant. Unlike other forms of THC, which produce psychoactive effects by binding to cannabinoid receptors in the brain, Delta-8 simply activates these receptors without producing any noticeable effects on cognition or perception. While the precise mechanism of action for this compound remains somewhat unclear, scientists believe that Delta-8 works by interacting with specific neuroreceptors in the brain and body, thereby triggering a series of responses that ultimately lead to changes in mood or behavior. Furthermore, research suggests thatDelta-8 may also have antioxidant properties and may be effective at reducing inflammation in certain tissues. Overall, while more research is needed to fully understand the pharmacological effects of this compound, it seems clear that Delta-8 has great potential as a therapeutic agent and may hold benefits for patients suffering from certain mood disorders or neurological conditions.

Delta-8, inflammation and relaxation

Delta-8 is a cannabinoid that is found in hemp plants. This compound has a similar structure to Delta-9 THC, the main psychoactive compound in cannabis. However, Delta-8 is much less potent than Delta-9 and does not produce the same psychoactive effects. Instead, Delta-8 provides a more mild physical response that is associated with relaxation and relief from anxiety and pain. Research suggests that Delta-8 may also be effective in reducing inflammation. This anti-inflammatory effect may be due to the ability of Delta-8 to bind to CB2 receptors, which are found in high numbers in the immune system. As a result,Delta-8 may offer a unique combination of anti-inflammatory and relaxant effects.

What are the findings:

The results of recent studies suggest that delta-8, a type of cannabinoid found in cannabis plants, may play a role in reducing the symptoms of myocarditis. Myocarditis is a condition characterized by inflammation and damage to the heart muscle, which can lead to serious complications such as cardiac arrest if left untreated. Early research has shown that delta-8 may be able to help protect against this deterioration, as it was found to reduce levels of oxidative stress and inhibit pro-inflammatory signaling pathways. As more studies continue to explore the mechanisms underlying myocarditis, it is hoped that delta-8 will become an important tool for managing this deadly disease.

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Can the Liver Be Repaired Once It Is Damaged?
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Date: April 29, 2022 11:33 AM
Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
Subject: Can the Liver Be Repaired Once It Is Damaged?

https://vitamins.vitanetonline.com/wp-content/uploads/liver-2934612_1920.png The liver is a vital organ in the body that performs many essential functions. It can be damaged by a variety of factors, including disease, alcohol abuse, and exposure to toxic chemicals. Once the liver is damaged, can it be repaired? In this article, we will explore the answer to that question. We will also discuss the various ways that the liver can be damaged and how those damages can be repaired.

What is the liver and what does it do?

The liver is a large, multi-functional organ that plays a vital role in the body. Its primary function is to filter the blood and remove toxins, but it also helps to regulate metabolism, store nutrients, and produce bile. The liver is divided into two main lobes, the right lobe and the left lobe. The right lobe is slightly larger than the left lobe and includes the quadrate lobe and caudate lobe. The left lobe contains the left lateral section and the medial section. The hepatic veins drain blood from the liver and pass it through the inferior vena cava to be returned to the heart. The hepatic arteries supply oxygenated blood to the liver tissue, while the portal vein carries nutrient-rich blood from the digestive organs. The bile ducts transport bile produced by the liver cells to the gallbladder, where it is stored until needed for digestion.

The liver is a hardworking organ that performs many crucial functions in the body. By keeping it healthy, we can help to ensure that our entire body remains healthy and functioning properly.

What can damage the liver and how does that damage occur?

The liver is a vital organ that performs many important functions, such as filtering toxins from the blood and producing bile to help digest fats. However, the liver can be damaged by a number of different agents, including viruses, alcohol, and certain medications. Viruses such as hepatitis C and hepatitis B can cause inflammation of the liver, which can lead to scarring and eventually to liver failure. Alcohol abuse is also a major cause of liver damage, as it can lead to fatty deposits, inflammation, and scarring. In addition, certain drugs (such as acetaminophen) can cause toxic damage to the liver cells. If the liver is not functioning properly, it can result in a build-up of toxins in the blood, which can lead to serious health problems.

Can the liver be repaired once it is damaged, and if so, how is that done?

The liver is a amazing organ. It is responsible for so many important functions in the body, from filtering toxins to producing bile to breaking down fats. When it is damaged, it can often repair itself. This is because the liver has a high regenerative capacity. hepatocytes, which are the main type of liver cell, can divide and grow back quickly when necessary. In fact, as long as about 25% of the liver remains healthy, it can regenerate itself completely over the course of a few weeks. There are a number of ways to damage the liver, such as through alcohol abuse or viral infections, but fortunately there are also ways to help it repair itself. Eating a healthy diet, getting enough exercise, and avoiding toxins, take liver supporting supplements like milk thistle and NAC can all support liver health and regeneration.

How can people prevent their livers from being damaged in the first place?

The liver is a vital organ that plays an important role in metabolism. However, the liver can also be easily damaged by alcohol, drugs, prescriptions, and environmental toxins, which are in the foods we eat. To help prevent liver damage, it is important to avoid excess alcohol consumption or avoid it all together, take medication as directed and if you are on medications that cause liver damage to discuss alternatives that do not harm the liver, and eat a healthy diet along with taking liver supporting supplements. Additionally, it is important to get regular exercise, as this helps to keep the liver healthy and functioning properly. By taking these steps, people can help to prevent liver damage and keep their organs healthy.

Are there any lifestyle changes or supplements that can help improve liver function even if it has been damaged already?

Liver damage is a serious concern for many people, as it can lead to a number of health problems. While there is no guaranteed way to reverse liver damage, there are some lifestyle changes and supplements that may help improve liver function. One potential change is to limit alcohol consumption, as alcohol is known to be damaging to the liver, mixing alchol and drugs can enhance the progress of liver damage. Additionally, eating a healthy diet and exercising regularly can help improve overall liver function. There are also a number of herbal supplements that are thought to be beneficial for the liver, such as milk thistle and dandelion root. However, it is important to speak with a healthcare provider before starting any new supplement, as some may interact with other medications.

What are the possible consequences of not repairing a damaged liver?

Liver damage can have serious consequences if left untreated. Depending on the cause, there may be a variety of negative effects that result from an injured liver. For example, if the damage is due to excessive alcohol consumption, then scarring and inflammation of the liver tissue can interfere with its ability to filter toxins out of the blood. This can lead to a host of potentially dangerous health problems, including nausea, chronic fatigue, jaundice, and cirrhosis. You must address the cause before change for the good can happen. In addition, unresolved inflammation can increase one's risk of developing more serious conditions such as cancer or heart disease. To prevent these possible consequences, it is important to seek medical attention as soon as possible after suffering from liver damage. This will allow doctors to properly diagnose the issue and develop an appropriate treatment plan. Addressing the cause is always preferable over simply treating symptoms alone. Ultimately, taking action now can help you protect your health in the future.

How can people find out if their livers need repair and where they should go for help if that is the case?

When it comes to liver health, there are a number of ways to find out if your liver needs some repairs. One method is to get tested for elevated liver enzymes, which are indicative of problems with the organ. You can also watch out for certain symptoms, such as fatigue, bloating or skin discoloration. If you notice any of these markers, you may want to consult with your doctor or a specialist in liver disease, who can help determine the best course of action. Depending on the underlying cause of your liver problem, treatment options may include changes to your diet and exercise habits, medications or even surgery in extreme cases. Whatever route you choose, it is essential that you address any issues with your liver as soon as possible in order to protect your overall wellbeing.

Generally, symptoms only show when liver function has dropped significantly.

Liver damage can often go undetected until it has reached a advanced stage. This is because the liver has an incredible capacity for regeneration and can continue to function even when up to 75% of it has been damaged. As a result, symptoms of liver disease often only become apparent when the organ has been severely compromised. By that point, the damage may be irreversible and serious complications may have developed. Therefore, it is important to be aware of the early signs of liver damage so that treatment can be started as soon as possible. These include fatigue, weight loss, abdominal pain, and yellowing of the skin and eyes.

Fortunately, Supplements like Milk thistle and NAC may help the body assist the liver in its repair.

The liver is a hardworking organ that is constantly exposed to toxins. As a result, it is susceptible to damage. Fortunately, supplements like milk thistle and NAC may help the body assist the liver in its repair. Milk thistle contains silymarin, a compound that helps to protect the liver from damage. NAC is an amino acid that helps to remove toxins from the liver. NAC also helps to replenish glutathione, a substance that plays a key role in liver detoxification. Together, these supplements can help to keep the liver healthy and functioning properly.

Whether you are looking for preventative measures to protect the liver or have an existing issue, it can never hurt to take either milk thistle, NAC, or both to support healthy liver function.

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Common Causes of a Zinc Deficiency
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Date: July 31, 2020 01:53 PM
Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
Subject: Common Causes of a Zinc Deficiency

A decreased intake and absorption of zinc can happen when you have the following going on:

  • Inflammation or Acute Infections
  • Cirrhosis of the Liver,/li>
  • Alcoholism
  • Anorexia
  • Burns
  • Post Trauma from accidents or surgery
  • Protein Deficiencies
  • Vegetarian Diet
  • Starvation - long term no food

The following can cause decreased absorption:

  • Alcoholism - consumption of to much alcohol to often
  • Celiac Disease
  • Chronic blood loss
  • Diabetes
  • Diarrhea
  • To high fiber diets
  • High Dietary Calcium to zinc ratio
  • High dietary Iron to zinc ratio
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Resection
  • Liver diseases
  • Pancreatic insufficiency disease

Other causes of deficiencies:

  • Old age - Elderly
  • pregnancy and or lactation
  • Oral Contraceptive use (birth control)
  • Growth spurts such as puberty
  • If you fall into any of these categories, consider taking a zinc supplement to help improve absorption of zinc and maintain good immunity.

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    Myrrh oil is worth more than gold when it comes to the healthbenefits it provides
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    Date: May 17, 2019 04:24 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Myrrh oil is worth more than gold when it comes to the healthbenefits it provides





    Essential oils are used for aromatherapy but that is just one of their myriad uses. They have been used by Chinese medicine and ayurvedic medicine for centuries due to their numerous health benefits. Now, science has backed many of the claims on health benefits. One of these oils is myrrh. Myrrh is produced from a steam distillation process by extracting the reddish brown sap from the Commiphora myrrha tree. The oil is amber in color and has an earthy aroma. It has a lot of healthy benefits. One of them is that it is used to eliminate harmful bacteria. Ancient Egyptians used this oil to embalm their dead and mummies because it slows down the process of decay. This is due to the antibacterial and antimicrobial properties of myrrh oil. Another advantage of this oil is that it can eliminate some parasites. Myrrh oil has been reported to cure infections such as trichomoniasis and giardiasis. Myrrh oil can also support oral health. It has been used by researchers to treat mouth sores with complete relief for the patients. Other benefits of this wonderful oil are highlighted in the blog.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Myrrh is gotten from the plant, Commiphora myrrha, and is its reddish brown dried sap that was extracted using a steam distillation process.
    • One of the many benefits of myrrh which is amber color to the eyes is that it eliminates harmful bacteria from the body.
    • Myrrh was used by traditional Egyptians for the dead to embalm bodies which did not only make them not to smell but to delay decay.

    "In fact, myrrh essential oil, which is often used in traditional Chinese medicine and Ayurvedic medicine, has many science-backed health benefits."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-04-17-myrrh-oil-is-worth-more-than-gold.html

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    Use warm water and turmeric to cleanse your body, support digestion
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    Date: May 10, 2019 02:25 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Use warm water and turmeric to cleanse your body, support digestion





    It is estimated that a lot of Americans are affected by digestive problems. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) alone affects about 20 percent of Americans according to a 2010 estimate and that number should have increased by now. Pharmaceutical products being used to treat these symptoms can do more harm than good. Some of the drugs used for proton pump inhibitors of which 113 million are prescribed every year have been identified as the cause of bone fractures in older women and clostridium infections that result in diarrhea and life threatening conditions in older people. Some natural products though can do the work of cleansing your digestive system without the side effects and also help detox the body. One of them is turmeric. Just add some turmeric in warm water and one is ready to have these benefits. Warm water on its own is very important to the body but when mixed with turmeric it will help create bile that breaks down and absorbs fat in the body. Bile eliminates wastes in the body thereby detoxing your body the natural way.

    Key Takeaways:

    • The purview of the NIDDK, otherwise known as the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Disorders, covers a range of digestive complaints.
    • The large array of digestive specific ailments covered includes pancreatitis, ulcerative colitis, irritable bowel syndrome and much more.
    • Data suggests that proton pump inhibitors, like Nexium, can cause serious long-range side effects.

    "Turmeric mixed in a warm glass of water will not only help cleanse your body, but they will also lend support to your digestive system."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-04-03-warm-water-turmeric-to-cleanse-your-body-support-digestion.html

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    Can aloe vera be used to treat sepsis?
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    Date: May 10, 2019 10:42 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Can aloe vera be used to treat sepsis?





    Aloe vera can be used for plenty of skin conditions, but new evidence suggests it could be used for blood infections, because of the metabolites in the plant. A Chinese and Japanese study looked at this using mice, and found that aloe metabolites suppressed inflammation, due to reduced nitric oxide level. This is important because sepsis harms the body's own tissues and organs, and can be fatal. Aloe also has other uses, such as skin care, warding off cancer, treating digestive issues, and lowering blood sugar levels.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Sepsis though not too common should be seen as a serious condition because it can lead to death or organ failure if the condition is not immediately treated.
    • A team of researchers from China and Japan sought out natural treatment for this disease and found out that aloe vera plant metabolites could be helpful.
    • The trials were conducted in both the laboratory and in animals and the team sought to find out how aloe vera metabolites has anti-inflammatory effects against sepsis.

    "After using various tests to determine inflammation, the Chinese and Japanese research team found that aloe metabolites suppressed the expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS) and mitogen-activated protein kinases (MAPKs). Aloe metabolites also decreased the production of proinflammatory cytokines and nitric oxide."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-04-17-can-aloe-vera-be-used-to-treat-sepsis.html

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    Here are 5 tips for a healthy bladder
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    Date: May 09, 2019 09:54 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Here are 5 tips for a healthy bladder





    A healthy functioning bladder is important because it's the organ that disposes of urinary waste from your kidneys. Pelvic floor exercises, otherwise known as kegels, are a good way to strengthen the bladder muscles. Avoiding constipation is also very important for bladder health. A balanced diet and regular exercise are two ways to prevent constipation, which will relieve strain on the bladder. Good hygiene, especially for women, is another way to maintain a healthy bladder, by preventing UTIs and yeast infections. Finally, adequate water intake to stay hydrated is of critical importance in supporting overall bladder health.

    Key Takeaways:

    • There are a lot of articles about physical health and mental health but bladder health is often ignored because some people find it embarrassing.
    • One should try doing Kegel (pelvic floor) exercises regularly in order to keep the bladder muscles strong and prevent urinary incontinence.
    • Kegel exercises are done every day by squeezing the muscles that one uses to urinate every day for some seconds and then releasing them.

    "It is important to maintain bladder health since this can help prevent different painful, debilitating, or even some life-threatening conditions such as UTIs."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-03-19-here-are-5-tips-for-a-healthy-bladder.html

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    6 Health benefits to make you love manuka honey (if you don'talready)
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    Date: May 06, 2019 03:44 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: 6 Health benefits to make you love manuka honey (if you don'talready)





    Manuka honey is touted as a super food due to its numerous therapeutic benefits. Manuka honey is a strong antibacterial that can strengthen your immune system during flu season and all year-round. Because of its antimicrobial properties, manuka honey is particularly effective in soothing sore throats. Manuka honey is also quite good for oral health and can be used to prevent gingivitis. When purchasing manuka honey, be sure there is a UMF rating on the packaging, which shows that it has been tested for purity. A high UMF rating correlates to strong antibacterial properties and a potent flavor.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Manuka honey should always be available in the home because it is important for boosting the immune system due to the various antibacterial properties it possesses.
    • It has been shown by research that Manuka honey is effective against staph infections like MRSA due to its ability to interfere with the cell cycle of the bacteria.
    • Manuka oil can not only fight against the bacteria that is causing sore throat when one has an infection, it acts as a relief to the throat itself.

    "Manuka honey is a unique kind of honey from New Zealand. It comes from the manuka tree and has many therapeutic properties."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-04-07-health-benefits-to-make-you-love-manuka-honey.html

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    Natural home remedies for burns
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    Date: May 06, 2019 03:02 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Natural home remedies for burns





    In an emergency, there are some home remedies that can help mitigate the effects of burns. The first step is always to cool the burn by running it under cool water for at least 10 minutes. Aloe Vera can be applied to burns to help promote quicker healing and control inflammation. Bathing in oatmeal can help to reduce itching, especially when the burn begins to heal. Raw honey may also have antibacterial properties, while the tannins in witch hazel can reduce swelling and help repair your skin.

    Key Takeaways:

    • When one has burns and injuries, they should be treated and given full attention quickly and immediately otherwise there is the risk of infections.
    • The first treatment to give to a burned area is to cool the wound under running water for ten to fifteen minutes.
    • Aloe vera is good for treating burns. It acts as a natural remedy and can easily be found because it can be grown indoors in pots.

    "The injured skin is traumatized and using ice on the patient’s skin will constrict blood vessels and decrease blood circulation to an area that desperately needs it."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-03-31-natural-home-remedies-for-burns.html

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    Honeybush tea is a nutrient-rich, antioxidant-filled, heart-healthydrink from South Africa
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    Date: May 03, 2019 04:06 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Honeybush tea is a nutrient-rich, antioxidant-filled, heart-healthydrink from South Africa





    South African honeybush tea is made from a plant called Cyclopia intermedia and provides a diverse mix of health benefits. In addition to providing many important minerals, honeybush also contains a very wide range of antioxidants, including flavones, polyphenols, flavonoids and many others. It also contains compounds with expectorant and antimicrobial effects that can help ward off colds and other minor infections. Animal studies suggest honeybush tea also helps prevent your body from storing as much fat, and assist in burning the body fat you already have.

    Key Takeaways:

    • People tend to forget herbal tea when they think of tea but go for the traditional tea that has its variants like black tea, green tea, and oolong tea.
    • One herbal tea that is worthy of mention is the honeybush tea which is made in South Africa from the stems and leaves of the honeybush plant.
    • Honeybush tea has antioxidants, antibacterial and antiviral properties that helps the body to fight cold and flu, including asthma, bronchitis, coughing, and catarrh.

    "Drinking a cup of honeybush tea can provide the body with minerals such as calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, manganese, potassium, sodium, and zinc."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-04-01-honeybush-tea-a-nutrient-rich-heart-healthy-drink.html

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    Caprylic acid is an effective weapon against candida overgrowth andbiofilms
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    Date: May 02, 2019 02:15 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Caprylic acid is an effective weapon against candida overgrowth andbiofilms





    Candida albicans can form biofilms — very thin, very sticky coatings of microbes — if it becomes too abundant in your system. These overgrowths of Candida can cause brain fog, a wide variety of digestive complaints, weight gain, joint pain, sores and a panoply of other symptoms. These overgrowth can be caused by everything from antibiotics and stress to dietary factors. Caprylic acid is a compound found in coconut oil which may be able to help control Candida overgrowth by eliminating embedded biofilms.

    Key Takeaways:

    • When one has a stubborn candida albicans fungal growth it can result in symptoms like joint pain, brain fog and depression that wreaks havoc on his health.
    • Candida infections form two biofilms on the skin with thin adhesive layers of microbes and the challenge is to find antibiotics against them without any side effects.
    • In a new study, researchers have found that caprylic acid, which is a component found in coconut oil, can be used against candida albicans biofilms.

    "Insufficient sleep, chronic stress, exposure to environmental toxins and a diet high in sugar and refined flours can also set the stage for candidiasis."

    Read more: https://www.naturalhealth365.com/caprylic-acid-food-news-2630.html

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    Cranberries offer an excellent way to boost your health, saynutrition researchers
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    Date: May 02, 2019 12:05 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Cranberries offer an excellent way to boost your health, saynutrition researchers





    Cranberries are nutritious and full of antioxidants, which help the bodies that consume the cranberries to deal with oxidative stress. In fact, cranberries have been respected and used as a natural part of nature's pharmacy for centuries. For example, their use has been well-documented as part of the history of many Native American tribes. One aspect of cranberry's benefits long documented, both in anecdotal history and by scientific data is cranberry's special ability when it comes to dealing with urinary tract health. Urinary infections are a common and debilitating condition. Data now proves what our Native American forebears knew from experience, that compounds intrinsic to cranberries can help.prevent and heal a urinary tract infection. We now know that the compounds in cranberries succeed at this by creating conditions in the bladder which make it impossible for bacteria to adhere to the walls of the organ. Not only is the use of cranberries as a specific for treating bladder ailments safe, it prevents the overuse of antibiotics. As a preventative measure, cranberries can be taken in as a sauce, a drink or a supplement.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Traditionally, cranberries were often used in Native American medicine to cure various ailments and injuries.
    • The proanthocyanidins in cranberries prevent bacteria in the urinary tract system from increasing their numbers.
    • The antioxidants in cranberries can boost your immune system and reduce inflammation.

    "Their study showed that polyphenols stopped bacteria from attaching themselves to the walls of the urinary tract."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-03-11-cranberries-excellent-way-to-boost-your-health.html

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    Prepping basics: DIY Elderberry remedies that can help preventcolds or the flu
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    Date: April 30, 2019 03:54 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Prepping basics: DIY Elderberry remedies that can help preventcolds or the flu





    It is not useful to take a trip to the pharmacists when one can make DIY remedies for colds and the flu at home using elderberry. Elderberries have been used for several medicinal purposes for centuries. They are dark purple fruits growing from the elderberry shrub. Elderberries can reduce the duration and severity of viral infections such as cold and flu due to their antioxidant properties. To have maximum impact in using elderberry to treat cold and the flu, it is advisable to take them every three to four hours when one is down with these conditions. This piece contains the recipe for making a DIY elderberry syrup and tincture for treating the cold and flu.

    Key Takeaways:

    • The next time one has the cold or flu symptoms, instead of having to spend money on drugs and remedies, one can make a natural one at home.
    • A common DIY herbal remedy that one can use to treat his cold and flu in the comfort of their home is to take elderberry.
    • Elderberries possess potent antiviral properties and can reduce the duration of colds and flu because they contain antioxidants. One needs to take them every three to four hours.

    "Due to their health-promoting properties, elderberries have been used for various medicinal purposes since ancient times. They are loaded with powerful antioxidants that can boost your immune system and reduce inflammation."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-03-19-elderberry-remedies-that-can-help-prevent-colds-or-the-flu.html

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    Protect yourself properly this cold season with oregano oil, plus 6other natural remedies
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    Date: April 26, 2019 03:18 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Protect yourself properly this cold season with oregano oil, plus 6other natural remedies





    CDC statistics indicate that most adults will get hit by the common cold at least a few times a year, but the antimicrobial properties of oregano oil may be able to help reduce your symptoms. A 2011 study, for example, found that an oregano oil throat spray could help control many cold symptoms. When combined with an overall healthy lifestyle, oregano oil can give your immune system an important boost. Ginger, probiotics, drinking herbal tea with honey and staying hydrated can also help.

    Key Takeaways:

    • The U.S Centers for disease Control estimates that among adults the possibility of catching a cold is about 2 to 3 times per year.
    • Many persons, including adults and children, catch colds several times because they are generally uninformed about how to naturally prevent and treat bacterial and viral infections.
    • It has been scientifically proven that oregano is a natural remedy for alleviating cold and flu symptoms, and it can also help you prevent a cold in the first place.

    "Be sure to look for a high quality oregano oil supplement (such as wild P73 oregano oil, which stands for “polyphenol 73%” and indicates a medicinal grade quality). To use, mix 3 to 10 drops of oregano oil in a tablespoon of water, swish it around your mouth for 30 seconds, then swallow."

    Read more: https://www.naturalhealth365.com/cold-natural-remedy-2811.html

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    Prepping basics: 5 Effective natural remedies for ulcers
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    Date: April 25, 2019 04:41 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Prepping basics: 5 Effective natural remedies for ulcers





    Peptic ulcers occur when an individual's digestive juices cause damage to the walls of the intestines or stomach. Usually, peptic ulcers are caused by H. pylori, a bacteria that causes inflammation in the digestive tract. Burning pain is the most commonly known symptom of a peptic ulcer. Other symptoms include belching, heartburn, bloating, nausea, and weight loss. Aloe vera taken orally is one natural remedy for ulcers. Cabbage juice, chamomile, and honey also all fight peptic ulcers without the negative side effects of medication. While ulcers are usually just irritating, they will become debilitating if left untreated.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Although ulcers can occur anywhere on the body, they are especially common along the digestive tract.
    • Peptic ulcers occur in the stomach and intestines as a result of digestive juices damaging the lining.
    • Aloe vera, which is used topically for burns and infections, can be used internally to treat ulcers.

    "Ulcers are common, and how they appear and their corresponding symptoms depend on their cause and where they develop on your body."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-03-06-natural-remedies-for-ulcers.html

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    Elderberries are excellent for everyday health and seasonalwellness
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    Date: April 01, 2019 01:53 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Elderberries are excellent for everyday health and seasonalwellness





    If Elderberries aren't a part of your eating habits, it is time to make them. Not only do these tasty berries protect your everyday health,they're also amazing for seasonal wellness. In other words, elderberries work wonderfully to ward off allergies, colds, and perhaps even influenza. It is easy to eat the berries and a lot of fun, too, and thanks to their great taste, you will not mind eating them often, as you should so the health benefits are yours to enjoy!

    Key Takeaways:

    • The popularity of elderberries is on the rise globally due to the fact that they contain a vast array of flavanoid and anthocyanins for fighting infections.
    • Some of the conditions that elderberries can be used to treat are the common cold, bladder infections, allergies, and digestive health issues.
    • Elderberries are powerhouses when it comes to nutrients because they contain Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Vitamin B6, calcium, potassium, and iron.

    "Elderberries provide a concentrated source of anthocyanins, a particularly powerful class of antioxidant flavonoids that may boost immune health and help protect cells from damage."

    Read more: https://www.justvitamins.co.uk/blog/elderberries-are-excellent-for-everyday-health-and-seasonal-wellness/

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    Honey is medicine: 4 Scientifically proven perks to using Nature'ssweetener
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    Date: March 29, 2019 08:40 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Honey is medicine: 4 Scientifically proven perks to using Nature'ssweetener





    Hey, honey. It should be included in your diet. Sure, it's delicious when used as a sweetner, but it's benefits are just as sweet as this concoction. There are many proven benefits offered to people who enjoy the all-natural sweetener we know as honey. Four of the benefits of using honey include cough and sore throat suppression, healing of scrapes and wounds, supports a healthy immune system, and aids in heart health. Yes, honey is important part of your iet.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Honey can be used to treat several diseases such as soothing an upset stomach. It can also be used as a form of preventive medicine.
    • Those who take honey have ditched the cough syrup because they have found that honey possesses the ability to fight viral infections that cause coughs.
    • To get instant relief from a cough or viral infection, one should take warm honey and lemon in even a spoonful amount.

    "This potent superfood has a long history of being used as a natural remedy due to its health-boosting properties."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-01-26-honey-medicine-4-scientifically-proven-perks-to-using-natures-sweetener.html

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    Botanical study concludes the antioxidant potential of small nettle
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    Date: March 22, 2019 03:54 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Botanical study concludes the antioxidant potential of small nettle





    Researchers from the University of Sfax conducted a study on small nettle to determine it’s antioxidant potential. The small nettle plant can improve nutrition, livelihood, and overall health. It is also rich in flavonoids, fatty acids, and vitamins. Small nettle has already been in use for medicinal purposes as it can serve as a natural remedy for allergies, asthma, and bacterial infections. To conduct the study the researchers used extracts from small nettle leaves and watched for antimicrobial activity. They observed antioxidant activity along with high concentrations of flavonoids and shows that the plants are very important for health applications.

    Key Takeaways:

    • The small nettle and the painful stinging nettle are both relatives because they belong to the genus Urtica and members of the genus have antioxidant potential.
    • There are plants like the small nettle which might have potential for health, nutrition, livelihood, and ecological sustainability but these are very much underutilized.
    • Antioxidants are among the most sought after compounds in plants because they can neutralize harmful free radicals and thereby reduce the risk of cancers.

    "A study conducted by researchers from the University of Sfax in Tunisia was the first to show not just the antioxidant potential of small nettle (Urtica urens) but its antimicrobial activity as well."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-01-19-botanical-study-concludes-the-antioxidant-potential-of-small-nettle.html

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    Study proves the antifungal potential of thyme essential oil
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    Date: March 22, 2019 11:27 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Study proves the antifungal potential of thyme essential oil





    The essential oil thyme isn’t just for cooking! Derived from the thymus vulgaris plant, this potent essential oil has been found to have strong antifungal and antioxidant properties. The powerhouse oil has been found to be effective against infections caused by Candida, Aspergillus, and Trichophyton. This perennial herb has been used for generations to treat coughs, headaches, constipation, and kidney issues. One study in the Journal of Pharmacology even showed that thyme is promising in the prevention and treatment of breast cancer.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Thyme essential oil contains an agent that helps to eliminate fungal infections which was one one of the key points that scientists discovered.
    • The scientists discovered that thyme essential oil can also be a natural, alternative remedy to cancer, which may be useful in further cancer studies.
    • Other health benefits to thyme essential oil include assistance with joint pain, respiratory issues, and prevent future mild illnesses.

    "From these results, the researchers concluded that thyme essential oil has potent antifungal and cytotoxic properties, highlighting its potential use as a natural remedy for fungal infections and cancer."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-01-24-antifungal-potential-of-thyme-essential-oil.html

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    Natural antifungal remedies that reduce candida overgrowth
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    Date: March 18, 2019 05:11 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Natural antifungal remedies that reduce candida overgrowth





    Did you know that the most common cause of yeast infections in humans is caused by a fungi called Candida albicans? Those who have a high presence of Candida albicans can experience symptoms such as brain fog, depression, and unstable moods. Researchers have found that there are several natural remedies that can help decrease the presence of Candida albicans within our systems. Substances such as coconut oil have natural antifungal properties which help fight off any overgrowth of Candida albicans.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Although Candida is intrinsic to and normally found in the human body, it can become troublesome if it gets overgrown, as it will then compete with beneficial microorganisms.
    • Different fatty acids found in coconut oil are known to have antifungal properties that can defeat Candida overgrowth.
    • Research has shown that grape seed extract has powerful antifungal properties, outstripping that found in many antibiotics.

    "If you suffer from candida overgrowth, you may experience symptoms like mood swings, leaky gut, brain fog, and depression, which can interfere with your daily life."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-01-05-natural-antifungal-remedies-that-reduce-candida-overgrowth.html

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    Stop your sinus infection with these natural remedies
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    Date: March 09, 2019 08:42 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Stop your sinus infection with these natural remedies





    There are many people out there that swear by natural remedies as they have been using them for many years. Some may call these people old school and naive but, hey, if it is working, why change it? Therefore, many other individuals are starting to see if these remedies can be good for the stoppage of sinus infections, or things of that nature. So far, the test results have turned out to be pretty positive as people feel better.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Sinus infections are characterized by the inflammation of the tissue ling the sinuses and can be treated naturally.
    • Bone broths are a good remedy for any sinus condition because they are dense in nutrients and easy to digest.
    • Vitamin C can help keep your immune system healthy and help to keep your cold from developing into a sinus infection.

    "Antibiotics are the usual go-to treatment, but these substances are not without their own side effects."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-10-25-stop-your-sinus-infection-with-these-natural-remedies.html

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    3 Nutrients that reduce excessive amounts of the stress hormonecortisol
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    Date: February 28, 2019 08:47 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: 3 Nutrients that reduce excessive amounts of the stress hormonecortisol





    In the appropriate quantities, the stress hormone known as cortisol is actually beneficial to our bodies. It's when these levels rise to an abnormal level that they can become detrimental to our bodies. Fortunately, there are many natural nutrients that can aid in the reduction of cortisol levels in order to get them down to a more efficient level. Foods that are high in omega-3 fatty acids, for instance, are great sources of health benefits including cortisol regulation.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Many persons take stress for granted, thinking that they can deal with it, but they fail to realize that stress is damaging to the body.
    • One damaging effect of stress to the body is by increasing the levels of cortisol in the body although in small amounts, cortisol is beneficial.
    • Some of the benefits of cortisol are in the fight-or-flight response to stress, maintaining bodily functions involved in metabolism, and the production of blood sugar.

    "Too much cortisol in the body, which can be attributed to stress, lack of sleep, infections, or white light exposure, can become a problem since it depletes the adrenals that also produce other hormones."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-01-13-3-nutrients-that-reduce-excessive-stress-hormone-cortisol.html

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    Do Probiotics Help With UTIs For Women?
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    Date: February 25, 2019 08:14 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Do Probiotics Help With UTIs For Women?





    Probiotics has been a recurring buzzword in healthcare the past few years. In her new article, Danielle Granger focuses on utilizing probiotics to help aid in the healing of urinary tract infections. She outlines the symptoms of UTIs, a description of what probiotics are, how they could potentially help with treating UTIs and possible ways in which to ingest them. As with all supplements and health advice, please ensure to consult a doctor when changing your routine as this article does not provide any recent scientific studies.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) is a broad category of infections involving the urethra, bladder and other parts of the urological system.
    • UTIs create many very uncomfortable symptoms, including a constant, strong urge to urinate followed by painful urination that produces a small amount of often cloudy urine.
    • Probiotics can crowd out bad bacteria and strengthen the overall health of your digestive and immune systems, making you less susceptible to UTIs.

    "There have been many studies into ways to help women who experience recurrent UTIs, but one area which has been focused upon is whether probiotics could actually help with UTIs in women especially."

    Read more: https://thefrisky.com/do-probiotics-help-with-utis-for-women/

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    Reishi mushroom show tremendous promise in strengthening the immunesystem
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    Date: February 22, 2019 05:10 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Reishi mushroom show tremendous promise in strengthening the immunesystem





    Immunosenescence is a condition that affects people as they age. The condition causes a decline in the immune system response and its ability to fight off infections and diseases. There is new evidence that suggests that eating the Reishi mushroom is one beneficial way to boost the immune system and ward off this condition. The delicious mushrooms are easy to use in the kitchen, making it even easier than you thought to add them to your diet.

    Key Takeaways:

    • With age and the passage of time, many people become susceptible to immunosenescence but reishi mushrooms have been shown to address this condition.
    • Reishi mushrooms can help fight immunosenescence can helping to regulate and support the immune system when it is aging, reducing inflammation and preventing heart disease.
    • Traditional Chinese medicine practitioners call the mushroom the “mushroom of immortality” because it has healing and antiviral properties which make it ideal for treating various health problems.

    "According to research data, the potent mushrooms can also be used to boost the immune system."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-01-19-reishi-strengthens-immune-system.html

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    7 Proven uses of lavender essential oil
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    Date: February 18, 2019 01:38 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: 7 Proven uses of lavender essential oil





    If you aren't aware of the healing powers of lavender essential oil, prepare for some exciting surprises. Many people know how amazing the lavender essential oil smells and that it promote relaxation. But , they don't know its many other great uses. Did you know that the oil can help treat ulcers and yeast infections or that it can help improve your sleep? These are a few of the many benefits that you get when using lavender essential oil!

    Key Takeaways:

    • Essential oil of lavender is frequently used to treat insomnia and reduce aches and pains from muscles and connective tissues.
    • Lavender contains terpenoid compounds like linalyl acetate and linalool that can substantially mitigate anxiety symptoms.
    • By relaxing muscles and stimulating blood flow, essential oil of lavender can provide women with relief from premenstrual symptoms such as nausea, headaches, fatigue and vomiting.

    "Its medicinal use can be traced back to more than 2,500 years ago where it was widely used in traditional Chinese medicine."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-02-13-7-proven-uses-of-lavender-essential-oil.html

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    A little oregano oil can go a long way for your immune system
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    Date: February 11, 2019 02:50 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: A little oregano oil can go a long way for your immune system





    Having a lower functioning immune system is never any fun. Have you ever wondered what you could do to give it a good boost on a regular time frame? In her new article, Emily Laurence focuses on adding a few drops of oregano oil into your daily routine could help ward off any bad bacteria that may enter your system. Make sure to read all warning labels and possibly consult your doctor, as she touches on, if you take enough of this you may end up with negative results.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Research studies indicate that oregano can help fight off bacterial infections, which is especially beneficial during cold and flu season.
    • One good option that many have during cold and flu season is to supplement with oregano to gain its benefits.
    • Oregano alone isn't going to prevent nasty cold and flu symptoms; it is most effective in combination with hot soup and adequate sleep.

    "The active compound in oregano, carvacrol, is antimicrobial, meaning it kills bad bacteria, says certified health coach and director of food and beverage at Equinox Katzie Guy-Hamilton in an interview with Furthermore."

    Read more: https://www.wellandgood.com/good-food/oregano-oil-benefits/

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    Noni is great for your colon
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    Date: February 08, 2019 08:23 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Noni is great for your colon





    Gut flora is vital to digestive health. An imbalance in this causes many ailments, such as irritable bowel syndrome, poor nutritional uptake, and bloating. Fermented Noni has been shown to promoted growth of several good bacteria in the gut that relieves inflammation of the digestive tract. Noni has also proven effective in helping to relieve inflammation and pain in other parts of the body. Traditionally it has been used to help treat infections and has a positive aspect in lowering cholesterol and may help to prevent damage from stroke events.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Researchers from a university in Taiwan have found that fermented noni can help prevent diseases of the colon that is related to inflammation.
    • The researchers used ethanol and ethyl acetate extracts on the study and found that these extracts from noni fruit promoted the growth of good bacteria in the colon.
    • The noni fruit which is greenish white has long been used by Polynesian herbalists and folk medicine practitioners as a medicinal fruit.

    "You can keep your digestive system healthy with the help of fermented noni (Morinda citrifolia L.)"

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-12-21-noni-is-great-for-your-colon.html

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    Scientists discover the potential use of papaya leaf juice fortreating dengue
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    Date: February 06, 2019 02:38 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Scientists discover the potential use of papaya leaf juice fortreating dengue





    Dengue is an infection of the immune system that lowers platelet counts in the blood, causing a variety of issues, including clotting disorders and anemia due to the viral born illness. Papaya leaf juice has immune boosting properties, one of which is it encourages platelet production. It is also used to help treat jaundice and other liver related diseases due to its detoxification value. Papaya leaf juice can also aid in digestion, lower cholesterol, lower and help maintain blood insulin levels, and finally , due to its high vitamin A and C levels, improve skin appearance and health.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Dengue is a disease borne by a virus and it affects millions of people worldwide, especially people in tropical countries like the Philippines.
    • Dengue infections can be mild and last only a week. But it can also be severe that leads to severe bleeding and reduction in the count of platelets.
    • Papaya leaves have been used for treating dengue in many practices because it can help to increase the platelet count and prevent liver damage arising from the virus.

    "A recent study by researchers from Jamia Hamdard University in India revealed that extracts from papaya leaves have potential use as a natural remedy for dengue since they exhibit immunomodulatory activity and promote the production of thrombocytes, also called platelets."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-12-21-papaya-leaf-juice-for-dengue.html

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    Try these natural antibiotics that helps fight off infection
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    Date: January 24, 2019 09:10 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Try these natural antibiotics that helps fight off infection





    There are plenty of things out there that help fight off infection. Many people feel as if medicine is still the best thing to have when you are facing certain sicknesses. They are reliable and have been used for many years. However, there are some people who feel as if medicine is outplayed and does not actually work. These new natural antibiotics are getting a lot of hype in the world of medicine due to the positive feedback they have received.

    Key Takeaways:

    • The amount of natural ingredients that are being used as a medicine nowadays is amazing.
    • There are plenty of new ways in which someone can help fight off infections that come up.
    • The world of medicine is constantly changing as it is very fluid and innovative.

    "Instead of taking antibiotics, which are linked to negative side effects, take this DIY natural antibiotic to recover from a cold or a bacterial infection."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-12-06-natural-antibiotics-that-help-fight-off-infection.html

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    Why your skin needs apple cider vinegar
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    Date: January 12, 2019 08:38 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Why your skin needs apple cider vinegar





    Apple cider vinegar has many known health benefits including lowering cholesterol and helping with weight loss. However, there are also benefits from using it for your skin instead of just ingesting it. Apple cider vinegar can fight skin infections, help reduce body odor and fight dandruff. If you have a sensitive area due to a sunburn or mosquito bite, apple cider vinegar can also provide soothing relief. This will speed up the healing process as you will not be tempted to itch the affected areas.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Apple cider vinegar can fight bacteria and fungal growths on your skin.
    • Since dandruff is caused by too much yeast growth on the scalp, using apple cider vinegar can provide the protection you need.
    • A bath in apple cider vinegar can help heal skin that is damaged due to sunburn.

    "The uses and benefits of ACV don’t end there: it’s also very popular in the world of beauty."

    Read more: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/lifestyle/article/2001304805/why-your-skin-needs-apple-cider-vinegar

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    Monolaurin The Most Beneficial Compound in Coconut Oil?
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    Date: January 11, 2019 08:19 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Monolaurin The Most Beneficial Compound in Coconut Oil?





    We're constantly hearing about the benefits associated with coconut oil, but many of us are unaware of what actually causes coconut oil to be so healthy for our bodies. The main compound found in coconut oil that has positive health benefits is called monolaurin. Monolaurin derives from lauric acid, and it is able to kill off viruses and bacteria due to it being a natural antimicrobial. It can also help in preventing the phenomenon known as antibiotic resistance.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Monolaurin is the secret why coconut has so many beneficial uses and also why breast milk has a lot of immune-boosting benefits to babies.
    • Monolaurin is an antiviral agent and that is why it is used to treat many viral infections such as flu, common cold, herpes, and shingles.
    • Monolaurin can be used to treat herpes virus by applying coconut oil to the areas where one has cold sores which are caused by herpes.

    "In nature, lauric acid is a precursor to monolaurin, which is an even more powerful antimicrobial agent than lauric acid. When your body digests lauric acid, certain enzymes within the digestive tract form this beneficial monoglyceride known as monolaurin."

    Read more: https://draxe.com/monolaurin/

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    Another superfood to add to your pantry: 9 Surprising benefits ofbee propolis
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    Date: January 09, 2019 03:54 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Another superfood to add to your pantry: 9 Surprising benefits ofbee propolis





    You are what you eat and that's why it is so important to include healthy, nutritious foods on your menu. Superfoods are especially beneficial to add to your diet, particularly bee propolis. If you've never heard of this food before, it's time to learn the many reasons it should be included in your pantry items. The nine reasons here, such as its ability to remove warts from the skin or perhaps the ability to lower the blood pressure, should convince you to make the addition.

    Key Takeaways:

    • The caffeic acid phenethyl ester in bee propolis prevents the inflammation that leads to bone deterioration.
    • Bee propolis can be applied topically to get rid of plantar warts.
    • The antibacterial, antiviral, and antimicrobial properties in bee propolis boost the immune system, preventing colds and infections.

    "They don’t just play a crucial role in pollination, they also produce various nutrient-rich substances such as honey and the lesser known bee propolis."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-01-01-surprising-benefits-of-bee-propolis.html

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    Mushrooms and turmeric may help to ward off winter infections
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    Date: December 15, 2018 10:22 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Mushrooms and turmeric may help to ward off winter infections





    During the winter season, most people are more prone to getting sick. That is just how it works. It is cold and windy and during this time period, people are catching sicknesses more easily. This has been the way of the world for a long period of time. However, there is hope from doctors that natural methods can lower the chances of you getting an infection. Mushrooms are one method while turmeric is another one that can help avoid these things.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Tumeric is a root that contains a bioactive compound called curcumin that fights inflammation.
    • Mushrooms contain a variety of vitamins, including B vitamins, potassium, copper and selenium and are also high in fiber and protein.
    • Mushrooms are also a prebiotic, which means they keep your intestines healthy and functioning well.

    "Channeling this frustration, I dove into the realm of holistic health and learned about two of the most potently regarded immune-boosters — turmeric and mushrooms."

    Read more: http://www.thegauntlet.ca/mushrooms-and-turmeric-may-help-to-ward-off-winter-infections/

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    Garlic the master medicine: Scientists find a compound in the herbthat can destroy resistant bacteria
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    Date: December 14, 2018 09:05 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Garlic the master medicine: Scientists find a compound in the herbthat can destroy resistant bacteria





    Garlic is something that is present in many different types of foods on a regular basis. It is very interesting to see how many people like garlic and use it for different things. However, now garlic is being used for something a little bit more new. Within the herb, scientists have found really promising compounds that could help ruin bacteria. This is revolutionary for people who suffer from a lot of bacteria and the results are continuing to come in.

    Key Takeaways:

    • There are a lot of doctors, and scientists, out there that are really starting to look more at natural substances for treatment.
    • Garlic is something that can be used for a lot of different reasons in the world today!
    • The more people who are tested with garlic being the medicine, the better the results can be when it comes to figuring out if it works or not.

    "The researchers say that they believe their garlic drug could help treat patients whose outlook is otherwise poor. A biotech firm is developing the compound for use against bacterial infections, and human clinical trials are expected to be carried out soon."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-11-15-garlic-medicine-scientists-find-compound-destroy-resistant-bacteria.html

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    D-Mannose and Bladder Infections
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    Date: December 07, 2018 04:54 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: D-Mannose and Bladder Infections

    D-Mannose can also help the body fight bladder infections by preventing bacteria from adhering to the bladder wall and multiplying. give it a try! :)

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    The essential oil of myrrh is a powerful natural medicine for woundmanagement
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    Date: December 06, 2018 04:52 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: The essential oil of myrrh is a powerful natural medicine for woundmanagement





    Myrrh is a oil that is being used as a really powerful medicine for the managing of wounds. This oil is something that some people think is useless while others absolutely swear by it. Having something that has a natural use case is sometimes better than other medicines because there is nothing artificially placed within these oils. Obviously, it depends on the type of wound that you do have and how severe it is. Doctors are using these natural oils more and more.

    Key Takeaways:

    • It's the hardened resin of the myrrh plant that is normally used to create incense and perfume.
    • Researchers used unguents made with specified amounts of essential oil and resin to treat wounds.
    • The ointments were shown to speed healing, besides proving antibacterial and non-irritant in the dose amounts used.

    "Most people know myrrh as an aromatic, but not so much as a natural medicinal treatment. A study in the Ethiopian Pharmaceutical Journal, however, has proven that it does have remarkable medicinal benefits, among which are faster healing from wounds and protection from bacterial infections."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-11-20-essential-oil-of-myrrh-for-wound-management.html

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    Amazing Benefits of Ginger for Men
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    Date: December 01, 2018 01:03 PM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Amazing Benefits of Ginger for Men





    Ginger is a great provider of vitamins and minerals for men's health. Some men do not believe in it but for others, it has proven to be extremely useful. There are many people around the world that do not believe in the effects of ginger and what it can do for you. However, ginger has been proven to ease stomach pain, fight infections, and actually lower the risk that someone has to get cancer or heart disease.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Men around the world are starting to see the health benefits from ginger in multiple situations.
    • There are a ton of different benefits that are associated with ginger and what it comes in.
    • This substance, ginger, can be found in so many things like juices, or special oils, and it gets used a lot.

    "Ginger can be used in dried, fresh or powdered form, or as juice or oil, and at times used in processed foods and cosmetics also. It is a widely used ingredient utilized in various recipes."

    Read more: https://tophealthjournal.com/2963/amazing-benefits-of-ginger-for-men/

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    Cranberries prevent cancer and many other chronic diseases
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    Date: November 24, 2018 11:13 AM
    Author: Darrell Miller (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Cranberries prevent cancer and many other chronic diseases





    There are a lot of myths out there that are associated with the preventing of cancer. People who have come out and stated that they have the cure are immediately shot back down to Earth when their findings reveal almost nothing. However, doctors think that cranberries are actually important when it comes to preventing cancer. They have used them on many different subjects and the results are good. Not only do they help in preventing cancer, they help combating other chronic disease also.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Since blueberries and cranberries come from the same family of plants they have many of the same health-promoting attributes.
    • Both fruits are full of antioxidants and flavonoids that are highly useful for neutralizing free radicals.
    • Cranberries have ursolic acid, which is anti-inflammatory and purported anti-tumor ability, besides being an antimicrobial agent.

    "These not only support your immune system and cellular health, but they also help your body flush bacteria like E. coli from your urinary tract, which is why cranberry is often recommended for those prone to urinary tract infections."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-11-15-cranberries-prevent-cancer-and-many-other-chronic-diseases.html

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    Help ward off infections and improve your immune system withoregano oil
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    Date: November 13, 2018 08:51 AM
    Author: VitaNet, LLC Staff (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Help ward off infections and improve your immune system withoregano oil





    There are a lot of ways in which you can help enhance your immune system. Not everyone is blessed with a rock solid immune system in the sense that you can just fight off anything that comes your way. If you are feeling bad, your immune system will help you feel better over time. However, studies are showing that oregano oil can help sharpen your immune system. It is said to be very good to ward off infections.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Some people just simply have a weaker immune system than others for many different reasons.
    • Contrary to popular belief, it is now possible to fortify your immune system with some natural ingredients.
    • Understanding how to fight off particular infections naturally could be really important for your own body.

    "Oregano, the fragrant herb commonly used to flavor pasta and meat dishes, is renowned for its versatility in the kitchen. But did you know that it can also be transformed into an herbal oil with a wide range of benefits?"

    Read more: https://www.healthnutnews.com/help-ward-off-infections-and-improve-your-immune-system-with-oregano-oil/

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    Research indicates that turmeric may help mitigate the growth ofMRSA superbugs
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    Date: November 06, 2018 03:51 PM
    Author: VitaNet, LLC Staff (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Research indicates that turmeric may help mitigate the growth ofMRSA superbugs





    There are a lot of things that scientists are researching on a daily basis. Plenty of these scientists are in different fields and sectors over the things that they are researching. In this particular case, scientists were focusing on how to slow down the massive growth of these MRSA super bugs. Some people know what they are while other people have absolutely no idea. The truth of the matter is that they found that turmeric might be good to combat the growth of these things.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus, also known as MRSA, is a form of bacteria that is resistant to antibiotics.
    • Curcumin is the primary polyphenol that is found in the tumeric root and is what gives the root its golden color.
    • Unlike many other medications that are used to treat infections, active doses of curcumin have little to no toxicity.

    "Previous research shows that curcumin can have synergistic effects with certain antibiotics."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-10-14-turmeric-mitigate-the-growth-of-mrsa-superbugs.html

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    Food science: Cinnamon can be used to treat various illnesses
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    Date: October 19, 2018 08:52 AM
    Author: VitaNet, LLC Staff (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Food science: Cinnamon can be used to treat various illnesses





    Food science: Cinnamon can be used to treat various illnesses

    According to a study in the BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine journal, cinnamon is a safe and effective anti-parasitic, antioxidant, and antimicrobial substance that can be used to treat many different types of infections. Furthermore, cinnamon can decrease glucose in the blood, making it beneficial to diabetics and pre-diabetics. A study conducted on healthy adults consuming Ceylon cinnamon daily for three consecutive months showed a reduction in both their blood pressure and cholesterol levels. So next time you have a muffin or have a cup of tea, don't hesitate to sprinkle some aromatic and medicinal cinnamon on top.

    Key Takeaways:

    • It is crazy to think about how some natural ingredients can really help someone's health.
    • No matter who you are, there is a high chance that you will like a bit of cinnamon!
    • Being able to take care of yourself should be paramount to everything else in life.

    "Earlier research suggests that cinnamon offers anti-microbial, anti-parasitic, antioxidant, and blood glucose lowering properties, as well as beneficial cardiovascular effects."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-09-26-food-science-cinnamon-can-be-used-to-treat-various-illnesses.html

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    Goji berry extract found to be an effective treatment for twodeadly tropical diseases
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    Date: October 13, 2018 11:52 AM
    Author: VitaNet, LLC Staff (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Goji berry extract found to be an effective treatment for twodeadly tropical diseases





    Goji berry extract found to be an effective treatment for two deadly tropical diseases

    According to a study by two Welsh universities, Goji berries are an effective remedy for fascioliasis and schistosomiasis. It turns out that goji berries contain a compound that is active in fighting the parasites that cause these two life-threatening tropical diseases. Approximately 17 million people around the globe carry fascioliasis infections. And it’s estimated that 600 million people carry schistosomiasis, which is a deadly parasitic illness similar to malaria. Researchers are hopeful that a drug can be developed using a compound in goji berries, which are also beneficial for eye, liver, and kidney health.

    Key Takeaways:

    • According to a recently published Welsh study, goji berries contain a compound that is effective in treating two parasitic tropical diseases, fascioliasis and schistosomiasis.
    • Schistosomiasis is a parasitic disease similar to malaria that claims up to 300,000 lives per year.
    • Researchers are hopeful that a safe and effective drug can be developed using a compound in goji berries to treat these two diseases.

    "Schistosomiasis is spread by a waterborne parasite, while fascioliasis is spread by a foodborne parasite. Both of the diseases are treated with a single drug that’s widely administered to the population where the diseases are widespread."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-09-16-goji-berry-extract-treatment-for-two-deadly-tropical-diseases.html

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    Here's Why Probiotics For Women Are So Important
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    Date: October 10, 2018 03:27 PM
    Author: VitaNet, LLC Staff (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Here's Why Probiotics For Women Are So Important





    Here's Why Probiotics For Women Are So Important

    Probiotics are extremely important for health, especially the health of women. They promote gut health by increasing the bacteria in your digestive tract. Chronic stress can hurt your microbiota, so probiotics are a way to combat this problem. Probiotic supplements may also help with mental health issues including depression and anxiety. They can also help with urogenital infections including UTIs and yeast infections. If you are considering probiotic supplements, it is recommended to eat a diet including things such as kimchi or kefir instead of taking pills.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Stress can cause an imbalance of the bacteria in your gut, which leads to health problems.
    • When you take antibiotics, they wipe out the good bacteria in your gut in addition to the bad bacteria, so probiotics can restore the proper balance.
    • Having well-balanced bacteria in the gut can prevent ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.

    "And for women in particular, keeping this balance of bacteria happy is also important in vaginal health, managing digestion issues that tend to affect women more often than men, and more."

    Read more: https://www.mindbodygreen.com/articles/probiotics-for-women?mbg_p=home&mbg_ref=featured

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    This humble medicinal herb found in open grasslands found topromote wound healing in diabetics
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    Date: September 29, 2018 09:52 AM
    Author: VitaNet, LLC Staff (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: This humble medicinal herb found in open grasslands found topromote wound healing in diabetics





    This humble medicinal herb found in open grasslands found to promote wound healing in diabetics

    There are a bunch of different methods that pop up for healing purposes all over the world. Depending on where you are from, and who you know, you have definitely heard of a bunch. The fact of the matter is that not all healing patterns work for everyone. Everyone's body is different and it is not indicative of anyone if they are not taken well to a certain healing technique. Find what works for you to heal.

    Key Takeaways:

    • The Indian wildlife herbs that are found for healing purposes are incredible.
    • It is difficult to say whether these products actually have a positive effect or none at all.
    • Some people find that it is useful while others feel as if it is all propaganda.

    "The asthma plant is known to Indian tribespeople as barokhervi. It is widely used as a medicinal herb. The entire plant is used to treat wounds. Extracts are also used to amend all kinds of illnesses such as the plant’s namesake disease, asthma, as well as bronchial infections and coughing."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-09-11-this-humble-medicinal-herb-found-in-open-grasslands-found-to-promote-wound-healing-in-diabetics.html

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    Study: Multi-resistant bacteria killed by cinnamon bark oil
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    Date: September 27, 2018 05:52 PM
    Author: VitaNet, LLC Staff (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Study: Multi-resistant bacteria killed by cinnamon bark oil





    Study: Multi-resistant bacteria killed by cinnamon bark oil

    There are always all kinds of studies that are being done. Bacteria is something that lives on every thing that there is in this world. It festers over time and grows in numbers. When people talk about moving bacteria, they usually mean by cleaning it or by simply blowing it away. Now, there are some new ways that are actually more effective than the old ways. Cinnamon bark oil is something that is now being used.

    Key Takeaways:

    • As resistance to antibiotics by bacteria continues to be a global problem, researchers are searching for natural antimicrobial agents.
    • Some researchers in Thailand discovered that among several oils, cinnamon bark oil showed high effectiveness against Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections.
    • P. aeruginosa is a multi-drug resistant, non-fermenting bacterium that causes a series of severe infections.

    "Based on the findings of the study, cinnamon bark oil and its active compound cinnamaldehyde could be used as an alternative treatment for multidrug-resistant P. aeruginosa infection."

    Read more: https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-09-24-study-multi-resistant-bacteria-killed-by-cinnamon-bark-oil.html

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    Hydrochloric Acid: The Stomach Acid that Defends Against GERD, Candida & Leaky Gut
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    Date: August 20, 2018 09:53 AM
    Author: VitaNet, LLC Staff (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: Hydrochloric Acid: The Stomach Acid that Defends Against GERD, Candida & Leaky Gut





    Hydrochloric Acid: The Stomach Acid that Defends Against GERD, Candida & Leaky Gut

    Hydrochloric Acid is a key digestive juice which tends to decrease within your body as you get older, causing a variety of digestive and non-digestive issues. Less hydrochloric acid means a less acidic gut, which can result in higher incidence of heartburn, gas, acid reflux, bacterial or yeast infections and other conditions. While some decrease in hydrochloric acid is a common part of aging, eating too much processed food, not exercising and other lifestyle issues can exacerbate it.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Hydrochloric Acid is a highly acidic enzyme produced in your stomach that plays a critical role in digesting food.
    • Production of hydrochloric acid tends to decrease somewhat with age, but this issue can be exacerbated by eating too much processed food, lack of exercise and other lifestyle issues.
    • Decreased production of hydrochloric acid in the stomach can be associated with indigestion, acid reflux, gas, yeast infections and other digestive ailments.

    "Additionally, not producing enough HCL can lead to many other problems, such as skin problems, including acne or rosacea, mineral deficiencies and autoimmune reactions."

    Read more: https://draxe.com/hydrochloric-acid/

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    4 herbs that can help you treat fever effectively
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    Date: August 16, 2018 09:53 AM
    Author: VitaNet, LLC Staff (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: 4 herbs that can help you treat fever effectively





    4 herbs that can help you treat fever effectively

    Taking paracetamol tablets is the common response to trying to lower a person's high fever, but did you know that there are natural ways to also accomplish this? Even better, these methods do not come with pesky side effects. Tulsi leaves have many antioxidants and anti-inflammatory elements. Turmeric contains curcumin which offers an antibacterial and anti-viral source. Garlic promotes sweating which allows you to flush toxins from your body. Finally, finger protects a body from bacterial and viral attacks.

    Key Takeaways:

    • The anti-oxidants in Tulsi are very effective in stopping infections and inflammation.
    • Tumeric is an anti-viral and anti-bacterial agent that even comes in a milk form that you can drink.
    • If you want a way to reduce your fever naturally, try combining ginger slices with honey.

    "Paracetamol can treat fever effectively, but know every drug has its side-effects. Instead, try these herbs."

    Read more: http://www.thehealthsite.com/news/herbs-that-can-help-you-treat-fever-effectively-d0818/

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    What Is Pterostilbene? Top 4 Benefits of This Antioxidant Compound
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    Date: August 15, 2018 04:53 PM
    Author: VitaNet, LLC Staff (support@vitanetonline.com)
    Subject: What Is Pterostilbene? Top 4 Benefits of This Antioxidant Compound





    What Is Pterostilbene? Top 4 Benefits of This Antioxidant Compound

    Pterostillbene is an antioxidant compound found in blueberries, grapes and cranberries which shows a wide variety of potential benefits for cardiopulmonary and neurological health due to its potency as an antioxidant. It is closely related to resverstrol, but may be easier for your body to process and use. Pterostilbene can help fight against oxidative stress from free radicals, control inflammation, and even inhibit the growth of tumors! Pterostilbene is especially good at protecting the Brian and nervous system from damage.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Pterostilbene is a compound related to resberstrol which is found in blueberries, grapes and cranberries.
    • Pterostilbenes can help to protect your body from the oxidative stress caused by free radicals and is especially effective at protecting the nervous system.
    • Pterostilbene have a wide array of other benefits, including a role n preventing diabetes and warding of infections..

    "Pterostilbene and resveratrol share many of the same benefits, including fighting oxidative stress, but pterostilbene has been shown to have superior bioavailability."

    Read more: https://draxe.com/pterostilbene/

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