There are no miracle cure-alls, silver bullets, or magic pills that will get you trim, fit and healthy, but after an exhaustive search and rigorous testing, The Sherpa has pinpointed a few natural health therapies that DO help and ferreted out the scams to may be shocked by what we've discovered.

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Deep below the ocean, a razor-toothed creature lurks, waiting for the next unlucky swimmer or surfer…  in other words, dinner. That’s the premise of many a horror film, from the classic Jaws to more recent B-movies like Sharknado.  It certainly doesn’t sound like the basis for a healing remedy, does it? Yet these aquatic beasts – known not just for their killer appetite but also their speed and intelligence – have become the source of a supplement that can supposedly benefit health. At least, that’s the claim of marketers, who swear that this product can prevent and even cure a […]

Continue reading Shark Cartilage: A Fish Supplement That Doesn’t Work?

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Would you eat a dog biscuit just because your pup enjoys Milk Bones? It’s a ridiculous question, to be sure. Yet one supplement combination has become a popular treatment for people in part based on its success in treating canine health. See, these two supplements appear to help ease the pain of arthritis in dogs and other animals.  Veterinarians have been recommending them for years. Some studies suggest they may have similar benefits for humans – a fact that’s made this combination one of the top-selling supplements in the United States. But is what’s good for Fido really what’s best […]

Continue reading Glucosamine-Chondroitin: A Powerful One-Two Punch Against Joint Pain

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MSM: Banish Stiff, Achy Joints with THIS…

When you think of rotten eggs, the last thing that probably comes to mind is good health.  Their distinctive, pungent scent alone – the same odor we associate with natural gas – is enough to turn you off to any potential benefits. But the compound responsible for that stinky smell actually plays an important role in human health.  Far more than just another element on the periodic table, it helps drive a wide range of biological actions in the body. In fact, proponents claim that a specific supplement containing this remarkable compound can treat everything from cancer to stretch marks. […]

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Many people suffer from osteoarthritis of the knee, a degenerative joint disease that causes constant pain and inflammation, leading to difficulty in walking. In some people the pain and disability is so severe that total knee replacement surgery is considered. However, many patients would rather try other forms of treatment and consider surgery as a last resort. Furthermore, surgery may not be suitable for everyone, since some patients continue to experience severe pain after the procedure. A recent study published online in Acupuncture in Medicine shows that acupuncture can effectively relieve the pain of knee osteoarthritis and provide a low […]

Continue reading Acupuncture as Alternative Treatment for Osteoarthritis

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