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Avocados are an amazing food. But until recently, you’d never know it. Avocados were almost a casualty of the fat-phobia that swept the nation back in the 80’s. That fat-phobia has not yet died its much-deserved death, but there are promising signs that it’s sputtering out. Which is good news for those of us trying to redeem the reputation of this (and other) glorious high-fat foods that are really, really good for your health. Here’s why avocados deserve to reclaim their place at the top of the pantheon of superfoods… Incoming search terms:Avocados:ThePerfectFuelforyourFat-BurningMetabolism|NaturalHealthSherpa com (25)aboutvbb (1)

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Many a gardener has aimed his or her trowel at this humble weed, eager to free an otherwise pristine lawn of its unsightly green leaves and telltale yellow flowers. But there may be more to this pesky plant than meets the eye. Could those leaves be a nutritious addition to your salad? Will teas and tonics made from its roots help boost immunity, support your liver, or even protect against cancer? Might the plant – whose Latin name translates to “Official Remedy of Disorders” – even promote psychic powers? Here’s everything you need to decide whether to cultivate this weed, […]

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Use this “bark” to take the bite out of heart disease… Would you scrape the bark from a tree and eat it? No? Well, what if you were stranded without fresh food supplies, weakened and facing death?  If a stranger told you the bark could save your life, would you consume it then? These days, you may not need this plant-based substance to survive – but it still offers a bevy of benefits that may improve your health. In fact, it appears to offer a one-two antioxidant punch that may make this substance an important piece of many people’s supplement […]

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Cholesterol

The World Health Organization estimates that 17 million people die annually from cardiovascular disease, the world’s most frequent cause of death. Ischemic heart disease is the most common cardiovascular disease, currently affecting about 150,000 adults in Denmark. Many studies have shown that having elevated levels of  LDL (‘bad’) cholesterol and low levels of HDL (‘good’) cholesterol increase one’s risk of  ischemic heart disease,  the world’s leading cause of death. Now a study shows that ‘remnant (ugly) cholesterol’ increases one’s risk for the disease three-fold. Ischemic heart disease is characterized by a lack of oxygen supply to the heart muscles due […]

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