Posted on: August 29th, 2016
with Daniel Amen, MD
Your brain is involved in everything you do. It is the organ of learning, working, and loving – the supercomputer that runs your life. Learn to care for it properly, and you will be smarter, healthier, and happier.
In the video below learn that brain dysfunction is the number one reason people fail at school, work, and relationships. Understand Dr. Amen’s eight simple principles of the brain.
When your brain works right, you work right. When your brain doesn’t work right, you can’t work right.
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Posted on: August 26th, 2016
Perhaps the most important resource ever created by AHHA is the Treatment Researchers list, which was formerly called Health Information Search Services. This unique list includes organizations whose experts can research treatment options for any health condition. They also answer other questions about health. You can specify conventional medicine and/or alternative approaches. If you know of someone dealing with a life threatening or debilitating diagnosis, it is vital for you to let him or her know about this valuable support option.… Continue Reading →
Posted on: August 24th, 2016
Diane R. Randall, MA, HHC
How do you define your wellness? As we age, it can be difficult to wake up with a sense of purpose. How can you overcome this hurdle?
The article link below explores the work that it takes to achieve wellness, and the reasons to continue to strive for optimal health- physical, mental, and spiritual.
Learn great strategies to get the most out of this time and start creating a life that honors your wellness!
Article Link: Wellness After 30: Getting the Most Out of Later Life by Diane R. Randall
Posted on: August 23rd, 2016
David Getoff, CCN, CTN, FAAIM
Sometimes you can fight off a cold or the flu if you follow this protocol the moment you begin to feel sick. Take real vitamin A (not beta carotene) less than 60 minutes after you begin to feel tired or get that “I’m going to be sick tomorrow” feeling. Take 75,000 to 80,000 IU of it and also take at least 1,000 mg of vitamin C. Throughout the day take at least 1,000 mg of vitamin C per 40 pounds of body weight. So, if you are 120 pounds, take at least 3,000 mg of … Continue Reading →
Posted on: August 22nd, 2016
with Emmett Miller, MD
Play some mind games with Dr. Emmett Miller.
In the video link below learn about the differences between the conscious mind vs. unconscious mind, and how the unconscious mind avoids thinking about unpleasant things to protect the conscious mind.
It’s easy to miss something you’re not looking for.
Video Link: Selective Awareness with Emmett Miller, MD
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Posted on: August 19th, 2016
“Adding vitamin D to the treatment regimen of people with hives—technically called chronic urticaria—decreases symptom severity, according to the Annals of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology” from a healthnotes® research article “New Hope for People with Hives.”
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Posted on: August 17th, 2016
One of the major keys to asthma prevention is avoidance. If we’re willing to make some simple changes in our environment, allergies caused by gardening can be largely a thing of the past.
The article link below provides twelve tips to building your own asthma-friendly garden.
Learn how you can have a green thumb without the pollen problems!
Article Link: Asthma-Friendly Gardens by Tom Ogren
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Posted on: August 15th, 2016
with William Collinge, PhD, MPH and others
One of the most helpful forms of support you can offer a loved one with cancer is the use of touch. A simple 20 minute massage can reduce symptoms and side effects of cancer in half.
The video link below shows you that caregivers can learn some basic skills for touch and massage to use with their loved ones who are cancer patients.
Pass your love and good wishes through your hands.
Video Link: Touch, Caring and Cancer with William Collinge, PhD, MPH and others
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Posted on: August 12th, 2016
The controversy about vaccine safety was escalated by the new California law that eliminates all personal and religious exemptions to vaccinations for children attending any public or private school. The most recent challenges question research methodology and conflicts of interest. Those affected by this new law might want to review related articles while being careful to take these two factors into consideration.
ISSUE: Vaccine validating research
AHHA strives to maintain a neutral position on issues. For those interested in learning more about this month’s issue, the following online articles have been compiled to get you started on your research.
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Posted on: August 10th, 2016
Monique N. Gilbert, BSc
The quality of our skeletal structure has a direct impact on our appearance, vitality and energy level.
The article link below explains the role of calcium absorption in helping the body’s skeletal structure, and which foods help in the retention of this vital mineral. Diet isn’t the only factor! Many things are at play when it comes to the health of your bones.
Learn what all these different factors are and how you can use this information to positively impact the way your body absorbs and stores calcium.
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