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8 Juicy Reasons to Eat More Strawberries

8 Juicy Reasons to Eat More Strawberries

Who doesn't love strawberries?  And you don't need any reason other than the pleasure of their sweetness to eat them every day.  But according to researchers from Oklahoma State University, there's lots more to strawberries than the flavor.[i]

Their study was published in the journal Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition with funding from the NIH and the California Strawberry Commission.  In it the researchers review over 130 studies attesting to the strawberry's status as a "functional food."   

Antioxidants & Chemotherapy: the Cruelest Lie Ever Told

Cancer patients are suffering from devastating side effects of chemotherapy, when antioxidants may be the answer

NEWS RELEASE: Codex "Lazy Monkeys"

NEWS RELEASE:  Codex "Lazy Monkeys"

Originally published in the National Health Federation newsletter.

Codex "Lazy Monkeys"

Codex Nutrition Committee Condemns 90% of World to Poor Health
 
By Scott C. Tips, NHF President & General Counsel

December 22, 2016

Science Shows Herbs Can Significantly Enhance Bioavailability of Nutrients


Science Shows Herbs Can Significantly Enhance Bioavailability of Nutrients

Just because you consume a particular food or drink, doesn't mean all the nutrients make their way into the body, to the locations where they end up being used or stored. Sometimes they just pass right out of your gastrointestinal tract without being absorbed and other times they are broken-down immediately by the liver and excreted by the kidneys.

Nutrients have to make it through a variety of obstacles, starting from the moment they enter your mouth to the moment they are used or stored. The bioavailability of a particular nutrient refers to the ability of the nutrient to pass through some or all of these obstacles, so that they are absorbed into your body and become available for use or storage [1].

The 5 Strangest Reasons You're not Losing Weight and What to do

The 5 Strangest Reasons You’re Not Losing Weight and What to Do

An interview with "First Lady of Nutrition" Ann Louise Gittleman reveals five hidden causes of weight gain that might shock you

I sat down with New York Times bestselling author and creator of the Fat Flush diet, Ann Louise Gittleman, PhD, CNS to learn more about her latest book, The New Fat Flush Plan. Here's what I learned.

The Natural Benefits of Ginger


The Natural Benefits of Ginger

GINGER!

It is that time of year where having ginger around is extremely helpful! It warms the body, flushes toxins out of our system, boosts our immune system, instantly energizes us and can ease our nerves. We all appreciate it – and earth naturally provides it!

This Fatty Food Promotes a Healthy Heart and Waistline‏

This Fatty Food Promotes A Healthy Heart And Waistline‏

The myth persists that high fat foods gunk up your arteries and pad your hips. But it's just not true especially when it comes to the highest fat fruit on the planet -- the avocado (Persea americana)

In fact, science gives high marks to avocados when it comes to protecting your heart and maintaining a healthy weight. Not that long ago, the HASS Avocado Board commissioned a review of the studies on avocados and their nutrients.[1]

Tips from a Megavitamin Mom: Getting Kids to Take Vitamins and Lots of Them

Tips from a Megavitamin Mom: Getting Kids to Take Vitamins and Lots of Them

Getting Kids to Take Vitamins and Lots of Them

Keep your children free of pharmaceuticals with a high-dose nutrient and vitamin protocol.

by Helen Saul Case

Victory In Bali: Codex Agrees to Raise the Daily Value for Vitamin C

Victory In Bali: Codex Agrees to Raise the Daily Value for Vitamin C

Published On thenhf.com

Angelika Tritscher, the World Health Organization representative to Codex Alimentarius meetings, aptly posed a question to the Codex delegates assembled at a Food Contaminants meeting in Moscow in 2013, "How can we keep Codex relevant?" In posing this question, Dr. Tritscher quickly cut to the heart of the potential downfall of Codex. My response to Dr. Tritscher's question was, "If Codex wants to remain relevant to consumers, then it must create food standards that are truly healthy and make sense."

Why You Need To Supplement Essential Fatty Acids


Why You Need To Supplement Essential Fatty Acids

Today, healthy fatty acid deficiency is epidemic. This deficiency leads to cardiovascular and immune issues and other disorders. What do you do if you're HFA deficient? 

[Note: Melanie Christner is leading an upcoming 12-week GAPS™ Protocol course which is still open for enrollment. Learn more here.]

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