Sunday, August 30, 2009
Are you stressed and tensed after a full day of work? Green tea provides relief in as littles as 20 minutes!
Michael R. lyon, M.D., medical and research direcor of canadian Center for functional Medicine in Vancouver says, Green tea contains amino acid, L-theanine. L-theanine helps the body cope with a variety of stressful situations. It calms nerves when anxiety levels levels clim, improves alertness when mental energy runs low and enhances the transition from a rushed day to restful sleep."
L-theanine also increased the amplitude of anxiety-soothing alpha waves in the brain by up to 38 percent. Futher more, the amino acid has shown to raise levels of mood-boosting chemicals such as serotonin and dopamine by 87% according to Japan's Kyoto Women's University.
So, make sure you a cup a Green Tea today and relax!
Best of Health,
Source: First for women, 9/14/09 issue
Saturday, August 29, 2009
The study consisted of 120 people between the ages of 18 and 60 that suffered from lower or upper back pain. They all rubbed 4 grams of a ointment that contained Comfrey oil on their backs three times a day for five days.
The Placebo users saw a 38% reduction in back pain and the comfrey root ointment users saw a 95% reduciton in back pain!
Firsts Magazine (Septmeber 14, 2009 Issue)
Sunday, August 23, 2009
I've been drinking organic milk for two years now. Since I have been drinking organic milk, I notice that I do not have a bloated feeling after drinking milk. I thought I was lactose intolerant, but it was the milk I was drinking.
According to Dr. Alan Green, Organic milk, produced without synthetic chemicals, hormones or antibiotics, is the best choice for kids And families.
Here are Five reason why we should drink organic milk:
1. Organic Milk is produced without antibiotics
2. It is produced without synthetic hormones
3. No Pesticides
4.High in Conjugated Linoleic Acids (reduces chances of heart disease and diabetes
5.Excellent source of calcium
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Friday, August 14, 2009
According to Dr. Manny, Acai berry juice is one of the most nutricious and powerful foods in the world. Acai berry Juice is rich in omega fatty acids, great for the heart and research shows that it can kills up to 86% of Lukemia cancer cells in the body.