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Science Corner Vol. 8 – Be Smart About Breakfast

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  Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing reported that children who ate breakfast more often had significantly higher IQ scores on the full scale, verbal, and performance tests. The study included 1,269 six-year-old children. After controlling for seven potential sociodemographic variables, the study found children who ate breakfast on a near-daily basis scored 4.6 points higher on … Read More

Potato Peeling Broth

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Use a large cooking pot with distilled water and add the following: Potato peelings—cut into the potato about a half inch and discard the center Apple peelings Carrots, including tops Celery, including leaves Okra Beets, including tops Italian parsley Green pepper Parsnip Zucchini Cucumber Green cabbage Broccoli Kale Onion Ginger Garlic Spinach Dandelion greens Asparagus Chop or grate vegetables and … Read More

Veal Joint-Healing Broth

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  Recommended especially for arthritis, rheumatism, and osteoporosis. Keep in mind these conditions are symptoms, not the disease. Note: Although you might think using a veal joint is using meat, it is not. A real meat broth is high in uric acid. Meat contains the uric acid, which can be harmful in many cases of arthritis, rheumatism, and osteoporosis as well … Read More

Goat Milk

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This is a website where people can locate raw goat milk in their area: It is illegal except in 13 states to purchase raw goat milk commercially and illegal in many states to ship raw goat milk across state lines. However, many local goat dairy farms will sell you some. In some states, such as Oregon, it is legal to … Read More

Buffalo Milk

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There is no animal milk other than raw goat milk which is alkaline, naturally homogenized, and has colostrum which exactly replicates Mother’s milk colostrum–the most important factor for immunity and the immune system. (Please see article on Raw Goat and its comparison to cow milk for full information). Next to raw goat milk I prefer homemade nut milks. Having said … Read More

Candida Albicans

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Birth control pills, all antibiotics, steroid drugs, and any drugs that suppress the immune system response or assist in the rapid reproduction and expansion of candida in the body are responsible for minute colonies of candida that expand like a vast army. They may start in the bowel or vaginal tract, then travel throughout the body. Symptoms ranging from “feeling … Read More

Nutritional Protocol for Infants – Ages 0 to 2 years

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BREASTFEEDING Before an infant is born it lives on the mother’s blood, which circulates through the fetus. Upon birth it lives on mother’s milk. An infant is given its start solely through the mother. The vital beginning for bones, organs and glands lies in the health of the mother during and after pregnancy as well as many years before conception. … Read More

Possible Effects of Soy Infant Formula

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By Sally Fallon, Mary Enig PhD, and Michael Fitzpatrick Soy formula, which contains phytoestrogens, genistein and daidzein (also called isoflavones), is given to approximately 25% of those US children fed formula. It is estimated that an infant exclusively fed soy formula receives the estrogenic equivalent of at least five birth control pills per day. By contrast, almost no phytoestrogens have … Read More

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