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Childhood Obesity – Setting Children Up for Future Disease

We’ve all seen or heard the statistics. America’s children are seriously overweight, and many of them are dangerously obese. In fact, according to a new study led by Imperial College London and WHO (World Health Organization) among high-income countries, the United States had “the highest childhood obesity rates for girls and boys”, 19.5 percent and […]

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An Apple Peel a Day May Fight Obesity and Fatty Liver

Once again we see evidence that real foods such as an apple peel can provide important health benefits to the body. Obesity and associated concerns such as diabetes and fatty liver disease are metabolic dysfunctions that are becoming more and more common. A 2012 study has shown that a natural substance found in the peel […]

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Health Benefits of Peaches

It’s peach season in Texas which runs from middle May to early August (depending on the type of peach) and peaks during July and August. Texans are well aware of the many health benefits of our juicy peaches. In fact, out-of-state Texas peach-lovers travel to Texas just to pick, buy and enjoy the delicious peaches […]

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Oregano Oil – Weight Loss and Inflammation

Through the ages wild Mediterranean oregano oil has been used for a multitude of health concerns. In fact, studies show that oregano oil has amazing capabilities as a natural antibiotic because of two specific compounds – carvacrol and thymol. Both of these compounds demonstrate both broad spectrum anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties. As amazing as this […]

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