Category: Environment


June 14, 2018

Functional Diagnostics –
The Key to Functional Medicine

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Functional Diagnostics and Testing provides an effective way for practitioners to identify the root cause of disease.  This focus on cause over symptoms, combined with a Functional Medicine treatment approach that…

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June 4, 2018

Environmental Toxins and their Role in Thyroid Diseases

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Thyroid diseases are more common than you may believe and affect millions of people worldwide. Recently, thyroid diseases have been increasing, and this has motivated researchers to investigate the cause.…

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May 1, 2018

Autoimmune Thyroid Disease Begins with the Diet, Not in the Thyroid

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Graves’ disease and Hashimoto’s thyroiditis are two common forms of a larger family of diseases called Autoimmune Thyroid Disease, or AITD. How autoimmune thyroid disease develops remains a mystery. However,…

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March 29, 2018

The Real Dirt on Raising Healthy Kids in a Processed World

James

Growing healthy kids in our modern world is a challenge. With nutrient-poor soil and the ever-increasing list of chemicals that infiltrate our lives, the challenges continue to grow. Dr Shetreat-Klein –…

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March 14, 2018

Support Your Microbiome
for Better Immune Health

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The human microbiome is home to about 100 trillion bacteria and other microbes. Understanding how to maintain the microbiome is important to practically every aspect of human health: To protect…

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March 1, 2018

Vitamin D – What It Is and Why You Need It

James

The importance of vitamin D really cannot be overstressed. Your body needs it for a variety of functions so that a deficiency can cause some serious health conditions. Nevertheless, researchers…

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February 6, 2018

Food as Medicine – Eat for Life and Get the Most Out of Your Food

James

Eating high-quality food is fundamental to providing good nutrition for the body. It is essential to ensure that food contains the maximum possible quantity of phytonutrients, vitamins, and minerals. This…

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February 4, 2018

Clean Living Means Having a Healthy Home Environment

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A healthy home environment may be as crucial as eating healthily and exercising to prevent disease and stay energetic and well. While a nutritious diet and regular movement are essential,…

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January 16, 2018

Three Easy Steps Towards a Cleaner Home Environment

Jacinta

Research on the health risks from exposure to environmental toxins is increasingly common. However, a cleaner home environment may be just as important as the air pollution in the community…

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December 12, 2017

5 Reasons Why Screen Time Is Bad for Young Children

Mindd

There is now significant evidence that too much screen time has negative effects on young children. How old were your children when they started watching TV? How many hours do…

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November 21, 2017

How to Prevent Recurrent Ear Infections

James

Ear infections are often a challenge for children and families alike. There are many causes – and fortunately a number of good solutions that can bring relief and contribute to…

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November 16, 2017

How to Reduce Arsenic in Rice to Protect your Family

James

What we now know about Arsenic in Rice has developed a lot with recent studies. Dr Leila Mason shares important information here, especially about how rice selection and cooking methods…

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November 14, 2017

Zinc Deficiency is More Common Than You Think

James

You have likely heard about the dangers of calcium or even magnesium deficiency, but zinc deficiency not so much. This leads many people to believe that zinc deficiency is either…

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June 6, 2017

Natural Solutions Give Relief from Allergies

Mindd

At least 1 in 5 people suffer from Allergies; most suffer from more than one allergic condition at the same time. The U.S., Australia and New Zealand have the highest…

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May 31, 2017

10 Hidden Toxic Ingredients Attacking Your Gut Health

James

No matter how healthy your diet or lifestyle may be, there are many toxic ingredients commonly added to foods that attack your gut health. And you should know that many…

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March 30, 2017

Childhood Constipation: 10 Natural Health Solutions

Jacinta

Childhood constipation is a very frequent condition. However, the good news is that there are lots of practical ways to help your child develop healthy toilet habits. Dietary Changes Can…

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March 1, 2017

How Healthy Gut Flora can Impact Children’s Behaviour

James

The Gut Flora–Disease Connection There has been an increasing amount of talk about the connection between our healthy gut flora and disease. Dr. Leila Masson reports on this critical research……

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May 6, 2016

What is wrong with BPA?

Jacinta

We live in a toxic world and our children are being exposed to far more environmental chemicals than we were when we were young. The more you know about these…

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October 15, 2015

Integrative Healthcare

Jacinta

Mindd Foundation: Keeping you informed on integrative healthcare. The mission of Mindd Foundation is to help practitioners, carers, patients, educators and families discover, understand and implement effective integrative healthcare for…

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September 7, 2014

Our Digestive System is Designed to Absorb Nutrients and Block Out Toxins.

Jacinta

Digestive Health “All diseases begin in the gut” – Hippocrates What Is It? Our digestive system is designed to absorb nutrients and block out toxins. Nutrients feed into proteins, hormones,…

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