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​​Elderberry and Sugar Combat Viral Infections

Remember those remedies from the old days? At the first sign of a cold or flu, some grandmothers gave out sweetened elderberry syrup. According to recent research at Yale University, that elderberry syrup remedy may be even more potent than we knew. Should we eat when we have an infection? Published …

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Elderberry in top 5 most used dietary supplements, ABC report

According to the American Botanical Coulcil´s report on herbal dietary supplements, elderberry saw a huge leap in sales in 2015, with an increase of 27,33% compared to 2014 in the US. Elderberry also came in at position 5 of the 40 top selling herbal dietary supplements in 2015,  standing just …

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Eat and Run: 8 Tips on Eating for Fitness and Health

Beginning exerciser to triathlete, we know that exercise does us good. The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) recommends a fitness program combining cardio and strength training. But what you eat is just as important and how you work out: the right foods boost athletic performance, giving you more energy and helping …

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5 Things Manufacturers Should Know About Nerina Strawberries

In summertime, fresh fruit like strawberries take center stage. The more flavorful, the better. But consumers want more than flavor from their summer berries. They are more aware of food’s health-giving value than ever before, and they’re choosing the healthiest varieties they can find. Enter the antioxidant rich, delicious Nerina …

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Quick and Easy Elderflower Syrup Recipe

With all the elder trees currently blossoming in some parts of the USA, why not make your own elderflower syrup ? Elderflower syrup is not only delicious, but also has many health benefits. They have been historically used for protection against respiratory bugs. Science today has also demostrated the immune-modulating effect …

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6 Child-Friendly Ways to Prevent Colds and Flu

When you’re a parent, you worry about your children . . . a lot . . . forever. Are they happy? Are they healthy? Are they safe? Am I doing all I can to keep them happy, healthy, and safe? Most parents are no strangers to dealing with their children’s …

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7 Ways to Stay Healthy When Flying

Flying today can be a real hassle. Long check-in lines, cramped seating, and flight delays are pretty much the norm. And if you’re like the thousands who notice that they seem to get sick whenever they take to the friendly skies, you’re not imagining it. Statistics from the Centers for …

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7000-man strong survey: The top health concerns for people in Europe, Middle East and Africa

A 7000-man strong survey conducted by DSM has revealed vital information for manufacturers and profesionals in the health industry. The survery included people from Germany, France, Italy, Poland, Russia, Sweden, Spain, Egypt, the UK and South Africa. Results reveal that in most of the countries, weight was the top health concern. The …

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Common Colds and Influenza: Part Five

By Andrea Jacobs, Certified Naturopath In our  5-part „Common Colds and Influenza Series“ we are discussing topics concerning the infectious winter diseases: how they develop, how they spread, how you can protect yourself against them, which natural remedies exist and much more. Today: Relieving the symptoms of common cold NATURALLY It …

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The Many Health Benefits of Elderberry

By Maureen Sangiorgio Thousands of years ago, in ancient Greece, Hippocrates would gather elderberries, crush them, and apply the poultice to treat wounds. Elderberries were so widely used across Europe for their health-promoting properties that the “father of medicine” himself referred to them as his “medicine chest.” If he only …

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