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3 Options for Addicted PTSD Sufferers

Studies have shown that roughly one in three people seeking addiction treatment have symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). These statistics reveal an alarming rate of self-medication among sufferers of PTSD. Though treating PTSD symptoms with drugs and alcohol is common, self-medication in this manner actually aggravates the symptoms by increasing depression, anxiety, and physical …

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How to Become a Wellness Coach

  During the last couple of years, wellness coaching, or health coaching, has become a growing field. With perks like being self-employed and having flexible hours and the overall goal of helping people set and achieve health, nutrition and fitness goals, it’s easy to see why. But what exactly is a wellness coach? And how …

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5 Nature’s Sunshine Supplements for Nervous System Support

SAM-e is a natural compound manufactured by the body and present in all living cells. It is required in over 40 biochemical reactions, helping with a variety of functions, including mood regulation, cognitive function, general nerve conditions, a healthy inflammation response, and liver and heart health. People who are deficient in this nutrient or who …

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IN.FORM Recipe: Power House Protein Muffins

This recipe was submitted by SARAH HILL, CNHP. Mix together wet ingredients: 2 eggs 1 T vanilla (or more to taste preference) ½ c. Almond/Coconut/Chia Blend milk (Unsweetened) 1/2 c. oil (I like to use a combination of grass-fed butter, coconut oil, & MCT oil) In separate bowl – dry ingredients: ½ c. NSP’s Vanilla Nutri-Burn …

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Food Cravings – What Your Body Really Needs

Listen to Your Body If you are craving something your body is speaking to you. Listen to it! For example, if you are craving sweets, your body may need chromium, phosphorus, sulfur, or tryptophan. Instead of going for a sweet you can take a supplement or find the chromium, phosphorus, sulfur, or tryptophan in the foods …

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Omega-3s: What are They?

If you’ve ever looked into a diet, nutritional supplements, or simply improving your overall health, you’ve likely heard of about omega-three fatty acids. But how many people really know what these are, or what they can do for your health? In this article we will answer those questions. What are Omega-Threes? Omega 3s are simply a …

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5 Benefits to Meal Replacement Shakes

Dieting is a tricky business, and for those who aren’t used to such drastic cuts in calories and sugary foods it may seem downright impossible. That’s a big reason why meal replacement shakes are so popular. They’re a great if you’re looking to shed those final few pounds of stubborn belly fat, or if you’re …

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5 Things You Need to Know about Meal Replacement Shakes

Hoping to sip your way to a slimmer you? Then meal replacement shakes might just be your golden ticket. These shakes are low in calories and high in essential vitamins and minerals. But, before you decide, you need to really understand what meal replacement shakes are and how they work. Read on to learn five …

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Acetogenins: What are They?

Back in the 1980s, Dr. Jerry McLaughlin researched and found that the paw paw tree is a major source of acetogenins. So what are acetogenins? (Besides a difficult name to pronounce.) And why do you need to know about them? We’re glad you asked, and before we get into what they are, we’re going to …

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What is Kava Kava Extract?

Did you know that having anxiety is a normal problem? It’s perfectly fine – healthy, even – to feel nervous about big life decisions. While there is such a thing as chronic anxiety disorder (that causes people to worry over many small things on a consistent basis) it’s fair to say we all experience anxiety …

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