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Important Update on Selenium Supplementation
Sometimes it's necessary to supplement with selenium. However it's important to be aware of potential long-term effects of selenium supplementation.
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Red Meat: It Does a Body Good!
Red meat has been blamed for everything from heart disease to cancer. Yet, the evidence indicates the contrary. Read on to learn the true health benefits.
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Have Some Butter with Your Veggies!
A recent study shows that fruits and veggies don't lower the risk of heart disease - unless they're eaten with fat!
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Vitamin K2: The Missing Nutrient
Recent research has demonstrated the essential role of vitamin K2 in promoting optimal health. Unfortunately, K2 has been badly misunderstood for many years.
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Nourishing a Growing Baby
Adequate maternal nutrition prior to conception and during pregnancy can protect the baby from diabetes, stroke, heart disease, kidney disease and memory loss later in life.
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Liver: Nature’s Most Potent Superfood
Most people might think of a green spirulina drink or a “nutrition bar” when they hear the word “superfood.” However, it turns out that liver (from grass-fed animals) is nature's most potent superfood.
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The Top Fourteen Foods
The government has recently published its list of the top fourteen recommended foods. Unsurprisingly, it omits traditional, nutrient-dense foods that humans have relied on for centuries. Check out the list of the true top foods!
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