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5 Reasons why Copaiba essential oil is Better than CBD Oil

Most of us would never recommend anything we oursleves wouldn’t consume, or give to our family. Given the huge push to legalize cannabis, lots of people can be heard recommending CBD oil from marijuana. However others are concerned about the efficacy/reliability of products from an unregulated industry!  Here are 5 facts to think about when you consider using cannabinoids &  five reasons to get excited about Ameós Copaiba essential oil and the phyto-cannabinoid beta-carophyllene!:  Contact me if you want more info: There is a lot of hype around CBD oil,…

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Physician Recommended Supplements

Safety and efficacy should top the list of what you look for in any health supplement. Two places you can look to for safe, reliable products are the Public Health and Safety NSF International, and the Physicians Desk Reference PDR. “Founded in 1944, our mission is to protect and improve global human health. Manufacturers, regulators and consumers look to us to develop public health standards and certifications that help protect food, water, consumer products and the environment.As an independent, accredited…

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Bottled Water-is it Better?

I think most people believe in both the utmost care of the body, & also the planet we occupy. Bottled water has a lasting negative impact on the environment that many people are completely unaware of. The average bottled-water-drinking household spends nearly $60 a month on single-use, environmentally harmful bottles. In total, over 73 billion half-liter bottles of water are consumed in North America each year! Nearly 80% of these bottles end up in landfills and 1.6 million tons of plastic…

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Is Enriched Flour Healthy?

Take a moment and think about ALL the food products you have used that contain enriched flour. What if a lot of gut & health problems came not from the grain itself, but from the toxins added into it? Flour from unrefined grains is made from the WHOLE grain, so all of the original nutrition is still intact. Making 100% whole wheat flour (or any other grain flour) is pretty easy:  grind the berry.  Making white flour?  Not so easy. Steps…

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Mangosteen

The Queen of Fruits

In 2002, The Queen of Fruits was first made commercially available in  XANGO JUICE ! This juice remains the only mangosteen whole-fruit juice.  A strategic partnership with Wild Flavors, took several years designing special manufacturing processes to grind the entire fruit, including rind, pericarp, seeds and pulp, into a palatable formula safe for all ages. This juice deliciously delivers the full nutritional value of mangosteen to the homes of consumers. For centuries, those in Southeast Asia have revered the mangosteen, both for its flavor and the suggestion that it…

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Mangosteen Wellness

Heart Health

Heart Health..is it a one month a year topic? or a daily healthy habit lifestyle for you?  It’s always a good time, in my opinion, to remind ourselves of steps we can take to improve our heart health and lower risk of heart disease.   Chances are, we all know someone affected by heart disease and stroke, because about 2,300 Americans die of cardiovascular disease each day, an average of 1 death every 38 seconds. What can we learn and do to…

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Detox for Weight Management

We all have stubborn areas in our body, specifically around our bellies, hips and thighs. Targeted weight loss of trouble areas hasn’t been proven through calorie restriction; however, you can reduce trouble areas through hormone and diet moderation. Specific detoxification methods can help with trouble areas. Fat cells have traits that make them exceptionally stubborn, especially around the stomach, hips and thighs. A targeted detoxification method, with the right herbs, can help minimize these traits, allowing for accelerated weight loss. Detoxing…

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Mangosteen Wellness

Insulin resistant diabetes – botanical help

World wide, diabetes has been on the rise in the last decade and millions of lives have been adversely affected. Here’s research indicating 2 botanicals can assist with diabetic symptoms. Several years ago, scientists proved that xanthones from mangosteen were able to lessen/weaken obesity related inflammation and insulin resistance. Click here to see that research report. NEW in 2018 is further on-topic research clarifying the body mechanics plus which mixture of xanthones has this excellent effect! 1- Chronic inflammation in adipose (connective) tissue is critical in the onset and development of insulin resistance…

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You Choose Your Epigenetic code

For the first time in modern world history, across all demographics, people are rejecting big pharma drugs as solutions for their health. Blame the internet 🙂 but people are now able to access information and take charge of their health as never before. Gone are the days (for most people anyhow) where people shrug off & dismiss new information or inventions or research just because they’ve not heard it before. Below is a fascinating article that most of us have…

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Tax Relief

Tax pain! Tax relief! which one describes your life? Fact is, employees pay the highest percentage of taxes and have the least amount of legitimate write offs. Business owners, for understandable reasons, have more legitimate write offs. Filing your annual Tax Return can be fun! The Government allows significant tax breaks for part time Home Based Businesses because they contribute to the economy. Thousands of smart employees start a part time home business, spend a few hours a week building it…

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