222020Apr
Natural Alternatives to Antibiotics for Improved Immune Support

Natural Alternatives to Antibiotics for Improved Immune Support

Antibiotics are one of the marvels of modern medicine that have saved countless lives and changed the landscape of health. However, antibiotics have quickly become misused and (in many cases) overused, resulting in some serious consequences to individual and public health. Analyses from 2010 to 2011 estimated that 30 percent of outpatient oral antibiotic prescriptions…

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212020Apr
6 Ways to Optimize Your Immune System

6 Ways to Optimize Your Immune System

Your immune system is comprised of several different organs and structures within the body, all designed to protect you from damage and disease caused by foreign microbes. When it works properly, the immune system can adequately discern between your own healthy tissue and any invading bacteria, viruses, fungi, or parasites. Important components of your immune…

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42020Mar
Are Mid-Level and Professional Athletes the Prime Benefactors of Bovine Colostrum?

Are Mid-Level and Professional Athletes the Prime Benefactors of Bovine Colostrum?

Bovine colostrum supplements continue to grow in popularity, particularly among athletes of all skill and experience levels. While the nutrient-rich supplement offers a wide range of potential benefits for nearly everyone, we wondered if bovine colostrum was especially beneficial for mid-level and professional athletes. To get to the bottom of things, we talked to Dr….

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162019Sep
Steps to Take When A Gluten-Sensitive Person Accidentally Eats Gluten

Steps to Take When A Gluten-Sensitive Person Accidentally Eats Gluten

Gluten is a class of proteins found in wheat, rye, barley, and triticale. For most, it’s a harmless component commonly found in foods, but for those with celiac disease or other gluten sensitivities, gluten consumption can cause some serious issues. If you are gluten-sensitive, chances are pretty high that you will accidentally consume gluten at…

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