Nutrition and Cancer – Naturopath Recommendations

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(This post is out of sequence as I try to fill in the gaps in my cancer journey.)  This story begins on June 30, 2013 when I discovered a lump in my left breast. That day has changed my life forever – some ways good, some ways not so good. If you would like to … Click here to continue reading ….

Seeking a Second Opinion

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(This post is out of sequence as I try to fill in the gaps in my cancer journey.) This story begins on June 30, 2013 when I discovered a lump in my left breast. That day has changed my life forever – some ways good, some ways not so good. If you would like to … Click here to continue reading ….

Moving Towards My Third Follow-up with Trepidation

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This story begins on June 30, 2013 when I discovered a lump in my left breast. That day has changed my life forever – some ways good, some ways not so good. If you would like to read the journey about my battle with breast cancer from the beginning, click here. If you only want to … Click here to continue reading ….

Good News to Report – The Lump is Gone

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This story begins on June 30, 2013 when I discovered a lump in my left breast. That day has changed my life forever – some ways good, some ways not so good. If you would like to read the journey about my battle with breast cancer from the beginning, click here. Good News to Report – … Click here to continue reading ….

Five Old Time Remedies using Garlic

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Old Time Remedies using Garlic Looking for tried and true remedies for various aches and pains. Garlic may be the answer. There are many old time remedies using garlic. We will discuss five of them here. One of the oldest known properties of garlic is that of an antibiotic. Garlic is indeed a powerful antibiotic! … Click here to continue reading ….

Are Alternative Medicines Safe – Safety of Alternative Medicines

Are Alternative Medicines Safe

“Are alternative medicines safe?” – a question often asked by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The FDA questions the use of alternative medicine, both in its effectiveness and in its safety. Because vitamins and herbal supplements are classified as nutritional supplements, they are not subjected to the same testing as the drugs prescribed by … Click here to continue reading ….

Alternative Medicine – It Comes Naturally

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Using Alternative Medicine comes naturally! Many people seeking to use alternative medicine as a way to enhance their health or to find cures to what ails them do not realize it, but they are already using alternative medicine. Andrew Weil, M.D., a teacher of alternative medicine and a physician emphasizing natural and preventative medicine shares, … Click here to continue reading ….

What is Alternative Medicine? Definition for Alternative Medicine

What is alternative medicine

What is Alternative Medicine? Although gaining popularity, many people still struggle to answer the question, “What is alternative medicine?” It actually hides behind many masks and is practiced worldwide. Some examples of alternative medicine include the use of acupuncture, herbs, oils, massage and Ayurvedic medicine. Today, millions of people currently utilize alternative therapies, treatments, and … Click here to continue reading ….

Types of Alternative Medicine

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Most alternative therapies or treatments are based on the use of herbs, oils and massage. Because of this, alternative medicine is safely practiced, and has proven to work time and time again, all over the world. Alternative medicine is used in a vast array of situations – from improving general health to treating life threatening … Click here to continue reading ….

What is Aromatherapy? Its Casual Use

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Aromatherapy – Its casual use! Many people casually practice aromatherapy without even thinking about it. Although their intent is not medicinal, its use often provides a medical benefit – stress relief. There are actually many ways that we use aroma and scents to enhance our lives, and not even stop to think about it being … Click here to continue reading ….