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Can Chlorophyll Help Prevent Sugar Crashes

[bookmarks style=”padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px” options=”default=off&facebook=on&digg=on”] For those of us with impaired sugar metabolism, sugar crashes can be a common occurrence. Besides following a solid nutritional program, the question has been asked if chlorophyll can help reduce sugar crashes. Well, the short answer is “yes”. The longer question is how does it work in the […]

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Tips for Surviving Holiday Eating Without Guilt and Weight Gain

Yes it’s almost time to start thinking about the holidays again: shopping for gifts, planning celebrations, and eating food! Once Thanksgiving arrives, the holiday season can seem like a non-stop eating contest straight through the end of the year! That can mean 5-6 weeks with lots of extra food!

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Stress, Sugar, and Calcium

[bookmarks style=”padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px” options=”default=off&facebook=on&digg=on”] Researchers have known that calcium excretion is enhanced by carbohydrates and caffeine intake. Sugars are a type of carbohydrate. Even though research has shown excess calcium excretion with excess intakes of carbohydrates and caffeine, why it happens is not clearly identified. The following documents some of the work out […]

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Questions about Acupuncture Training and Licensing

The State of Washington and Oregon license acupuncture, but may vary in their inclusion of other Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) components (e.g., herbal medicine) in the licenses they issue. There are two organizations which help ensure the quality and training of Acupuncturists in the United States.

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Your First Acupuncture Treatment

Acupuncture is a safe and effective healing art backed by more than two thousand years of practice and research. It is used worldwide both as a primary and adjunctive treatment for a wide range of conditions. Generally, people find an acupuncture treatment to be a relaxing experience. This is especially so after they get over […]