The Most Critical Part of Your Workout Can Double Results

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If you’ve ever heard of Preto’s Law, the 80/20 principle, then you know exercise is no exemption it. There are tons of different exercises out there. There are actually more exercises than actual muscle groups. Research has shown that resistance training is the most effective method of exercising. The reason is because our muscles adapt […]

Preventing & Reversing Autoimmune Disease

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There are a ton of different types of autoimmune diseases. In fact, over a hundred have been identified, affecting nearly every organ system and tissue in the body. The numbers of cases developing has been growing over the years. There’s no sign of this trend slowing down. The rise of autoimmune diseases like type 1 diabetes, inflammatory bowel […]

How to Prevent or Reverse Neurodegenerative Disease

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I find myself completely baffled by how people believe neurodegenerate disease is a normal part of again. It’s like “hey Bob, how’s old man Willy doing?” and you get hit with “Ah, old man Willy…..Poor guy. He’s come down with Parkinson disease. I can hardly understand him. You know how it is, he’s getting old”. […]

South Carolina Finally Pulls the Confederate Flag

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The bill has passed to take down the confederate flag in South Carolina. Some see it as a symbol of our history, some feel like its a racist reminder. Now it’ll be gone and everyone is happy I guess. No more shootings will happen. Right? I mean, was that their logic? “The shooter,  Dylann Roof […]

Top 5 Super Foods you Don’t Know About

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Bacon Bacon is the number one super food because it’s a breakfast favorite already. EVERYONE loves bacon and the only reason someone would avoid it is because they’re afraid its unhealthy. Ironically, after years of being on the top 5 deadliest foods list the evidence is now overwhelming in its favor. The war on saturated fat is […]

Why Grains are Unhealthy

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I was once a victim of grains myself. Some of my favorite foods were Crafts macaroni and cheese, fresh Italian bread and instant Ramen noodles. It didn’t help that I grew up in a middle eastern household either. We ate pita bread more often than we drank water. At the time, I didn’t realize that […]

5 Practical Ways to Deal With Haters

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1. The people who don’t get it, don’t matter. It’s the people that do get it that matter. Your values, your personality and your lifestyle will appeal to some people and offend others. The friends you hang out with happen to be those who you appeal to. Then there are people who aren’t your friends that […]

How to get rid of Heartburn and GERD Without Medication

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Here are some simple steps to prevent or eliminate these conditions. For starters, heartburn and GERD are not caused by too much stomach acid. They are caused by too little stomach acid and bacterial overgrowth in the stomach and intestines. Successful treatment is based on restoring proper stomach acid production and eliminating bacterial overgrowth. These […]

Five Tips for the Work Obsessed to Stay in Control

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Sometimes we’re so passionate about our work or getting work done that we become borderline obsessed. I know I do. I can go weeks without taking a break and ultimately neglect healthy hobbies and mind invigorating activities. Here are five tips for the work obsessed to stay in control: 1. Choose very involving hobbies that require […]

The Nitrate and Nitrite Myth

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Being a frequent shopper at Trader Joe’s, I happened to run across bacon that was being advertised  as “nitrite” and “nitrate” free. Now I love bacon. Bacon is one of the most nutrient dense foods out there. I’m not going to get into the whole “saturated fat is deadly” thing. Here are some resources to look […]