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Beyond Paleo: Heal Your Gut

Hippocrates said this more than 2,000 years ago, but we’re only now coming to understand just how right he was. Research over the past two decades has revealed that gut health is critical to overall health, and that an unhealthy gut contributes to a wide range of diseases including diabetes, obesity, rheumatoid arthritis, autism spectrum … Continue reading


ATTENTION DEFICIT AND HYPERACTIVITY DISORDERS by Lawrence Wilson, MD © December 2009, The Center For Development Today one out of every five children is diagnosed with a behavior or learning disorder. It is often a nightmarish experience for both parents and children. Also, the problem does not necessarily end when the children grow up. It … Continue reading

Jacquelyn Strickland – Counseling Highly Sensitive People : Inner Talent Interviews

Such an important point: “Be aware of ways in which we can be overstimulated.. it’s not that overstimulation is a consistently bad thing; it’s like, what is that optimal level of arousal? If we’re understimulated, we’re bored; if we’re overstimulated, we get too much cortisol in our system…” via Jacquelyn Strickland – Counseling Highly Sensitive … Continue reading

Antidepressants in water trigger autism genes in fish – 13 June 2012 – New Scientist

THE low levels of antidepressants and other psychoactive drugs found in water supplies can trigger the expression of genes in fish that in humans are associated with autism. The levels of these drugs in drinking water are very low, but in theory a small dose could have an effect, says Michael Thomas of Idaho State … Continue reading

Top 10 Ways to Detoxify Your Life | – Environmental Defence

Top 10 Ways to Detoxify Your Life | – Environmental Defence.

Kombucha Health Benefits | Food Renegade

Reblogged from : Kombucha Health Benefits | Food Renegade. Kombucha Health Benefits Written by KristenM If you’re new here, you may want to sign up for FREE weekly updates delivered to your inbox featuring Real Food recipes, nutrition & health articles, and the latest in sustainable agriculture, food politics & philosophy. A glass of kombucha … Continue reading

A new sensory awareness of the city

I am back in town for a week. Being back in the city is revealing to be a very interesting sensory experience. having been  away for six months, I guess my body and senses have gone through a detoxification which has been much more cleansing than I thought. The first thing that I noticed when … Continue reading

ADD, ADHD and Autism

Reblogged from: http://www.webdeb.com/add.htm Therapeutic Essential Oils have the ability to detoxify and remove metallics from our bodies! Researchers also believe that gastrointestinal disorders may also be linked to the brain dysfunctions that cause autism. Recent studies have shown that there are beneficial effects of Enzyme Based Therapy for Autism Spectrum Disorders. In a study conducted … Continue reading

Cleansing Diet: Kidney Cleansing

Reblogged from: Cleansing Diet: Kidney Cleansing. The Kidney Cleanse Got lower back pain and suspect it might be a kidney stone? Try this cleanse before an expensive hospital visit. Small kidney stones can be dissolved a few weeks with a few changes in your diet and large amounts of water to wash out any toxins … Continue reading

Spring Cleansing with Essential Oils : Aromatherapy and essential oils articles : Suzanne Bovenizer

Spring Cleansing with Essential Oils In Chinese Five Element Theory, springtime is considered the best time to do a liver/gallbladder cleanse, as it is in the spring that the energies to the liver and gallbladder are highlighted. According to the Chinese, the liver is all about action, movement and goal orientation. It is in this … Continue reading