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The neurology of meditation: implications for health improvement with meditation

This article examines awareness from a neurological perspective and as it applies to the practice of meditation aiming to enhance the many promises that it embodies.  Meditative therapies thus may enhance not only the creation of new neuronal networks but also stimulate the corresponding creation of new dimensions of awareness, both quantitative and qualitative. Neuronal […]

24th November, 2017 Read more...

Lectins and Toxicity

Lectins are carbohydrate binding proteins that promote inflammatory responses such as Crohn’s Disease, systemic Lupus, asthma and rheumatoid arthritis.  They were discovered over 100 years ago and cause leaky gut and gastrointestinal dysbiosis, yet the pressure of plant-based diet focusing on legumes as meat alternatives has overlooked the damage that lectins cause the gut.  Legumes […]

24th November, 2017 Read more...

There’s More to the Glyphosate Controversy

When the debates about glyphosate flair up they tend to focus on cancer and the large amount of conflicting data on whether or not glyphosate, most commonly known as RoundUp, causes cancer. What typically isn’t mentioned is all the different ways a person can be exposed to glyphosate, how it interacts with other compounds we’re […]

10th August, 2017 Read more...

Controversial Glyphosate and Your Health

Have you been exposed to glyphosate and what does that mean for your heatlh? Glyphosate, the controversial herbicide more commonly known by the brand named RoundUp, is the most commonly used herbicide in the world and currently center of a heated debate. Stateside the glyphosate has been added to a list of substances known to cause cancer […]

21st July, 2017 Read more...

Mould and Building Related Illness identification.

There can be no doubt that mould related illness is increasing with WHO stating mould may be the great masquerade of the 21st century. Their comment revolves around the failure of the medical profession to link symptoms and invariably blame established illness without assessing possible causation. This led to another WHO statement which identified vets […]

8th July, 2017 Read more...

Zinc: Mental Health, Healthy Appearance, Sexual Performance & Much More

Improving your zinc can dramatically improve your health, well-being and quality of life. We think of zinc as the last mineral mentioned on our multivitamins or something we take during cold season. Truth be told it’s much more. Zinc deficiency affects about 2.2 billion people global and right now that number may be significantly higher. […]

7th July, 2017 Read more...

Iodine

Iodine is extremely important for every human being.  Iodine has been greatly maligned and misunderstood in conventional medicine.  There are inorganic non-radioactive forms of iodine in which one finds the reduced form of iodine called iodide.  Radioactive iodine is a different drug.  This has an extra electron.  Inorganic non-radioactive forms of iodine are safe.  They […]

9th May, 2017 Read more...

Glutathione

  This sulfhydryl-reducing agent (glutathione)  is a tripeptide containing cysteine that occurs in millimolar concentrations in most cells, where it acts as a detoxifying agent, assists amino acid transport and quenches free radicals, in addition to regulating the internal redox environment of cells. Together with ascorbates, GSH participates in the regeneration of vitamin E which […]

9th May, 2017 Read more...

Detoxification in Spring

The benefits of supporting detoxification in Spring According to traditional Chinese medicine, living in tune with the seasons can prove important in ensuring our routes to wellness remain balanced throughout the year. Spring is the most opportune time to harness the transformative seasonal energy change to work in our favour. From a functional medicine perspective […]

8th April, 2017 Read more...

Heavy Metals

Heavy metals are toxins that we come into contact with on a daily basis due to the increasing contamination of our food and water supply, and the air we breathe. Exposure to heavy metals has been linked to many chronic health conditions including autoimmunity, ME, cancer, neurological diseases and developmental problems in children. What are […]

25th February, 2017 Read more...

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