The Amazing Benefits of Vitamin C

Vitamin C is essential to life. While most animals manufacture vitamin C in their bodies, humans rely on dietary sources. Without vitamin C we will develop scurvy, a fatal disease. Scurvy is characterized by bleeding and bruising throughout the body. The gums swell, teeth fall out and within a few months the terrible suffering  ends in death. The typical Western…

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Vega One Nutritional Shake

Many people are interested in an easy way to boost their diet with a nutritional shake. If you have tried them, you already know that they aren’t all created equal… Vega One Nutritional Shake is a new product in our store that has met with lots of positive feedback. Why? Because is provides a powerful, plant-based nutritional punch and tastes great!…

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VITA PQQ

Pyrroloquinoline quinone…wow that is a mouthful! You’ve probably never heard of it either. It is also known as PQQ, and was “discovered” in 1979. Since then numerous researchers have studied this important nutrient and there is growing interest in it as a tool in the treatment of cognitive disfunction and Alzheimer’s dementia. Research Supported In a peer-reviewed publication, researchers at…

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Barlean’s Greens

Have you heard the term “superfood”? Do you know what it means? There really is no official definition. It isn’t included in scientific terminology. But the generally accepted definition is just what the name implies…a food that is nutrient packed and especially beneficial to well-being. Superfoods typically contain large amounts of antioxidants, polyphenols, vitamins, and minerals. Research Supported Benefits of…

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Vaccines. Are They Really Safe and Effective?

Thirty years ago I was a new mother, concerned about some information I had heard regarding the DPT vaccine. When I brought my newborn in for her first checkup and asked the doctor, he dismissed my concerns and explained all the reasons for vaccinations. I wasn’t completely convinced but didn’t have a source for good information. After her first DPT…

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Nettles: The Sting That Heals

If you have ever found yourself in a patch of stinging nettles you are unlikely to forget the experience. When my daughters were little they quickly learned to avoid nettle’s stings but often their friends could be heard howling in pain because they didn’t heed the warning, “Watch out! Those hurt!!” Luckily my daughters also knew which plants to crush…

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CoQ10

Did you know that your heart beats about 100,000 times each day pumping blood through 60,000 miles of blood vessels. It works harder than any other muscle during a lifetime. While we appreciate all that hard work, most of us don’t think much about it until there are problems. I can attest to that. When I developed an irregular heart…

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“Cleanse and Nourish” For Optimum Health

Why do I get sick so often? Have you ever wondered that? I certainly have and it is a question with no easy answer. After doing a little research online regarding an illness or disease condition, you may feel enlightened or overwhelmed. Probably a little of both! How do you sift through all the information and then make wise decisions…

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Green Coffee Bean

Much of our enjoyment over the holidays includes over-indulging in foods that we know aren’t good for us. In the back of our minds January looms…the month associated with fresh starts, better health and weight loss. At least, that is what we hope for. What if there was a supplement that could help you achieve your weight loss goals???  …

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AHCC Mushroom

How are you doing this “flu season”? As I watched my friends and family succumbing to some nasty viral infections I wondered what could be done to prevent them. When I asked Tim O’Brien, owner of Apple Wellness, about the possibilities. He recommended AHCC Mushroom as the world’s most studied immune system nutrient.     After doing a little investigating…

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