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Acupuncture, Health, Meditation

Insomnia, Chronic Fatigue and Chinese Medicine

In our society we put a premium on our waking hours and have the tendency to underestimate the importance of a full-night’s sleep. Millions of people who suffer from insomnia look for quick fixes instead of exploring the root causes of the problem. Sleep hygiene is an afterthought for many people. Evening is a time to allow our minds and bodies to turn inward to our subconscious. Sleep deprivation is the root of many health issues like memory impairment, a weakened immune system and stress that can lead to cardiac disease, heart disease and digestive disorders. Exposure to the diminishing

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Banish PMS Symptoms with Food and Other Natural Remedies

It should not surprise any woman that 9 out of every 10 of us have had Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) symptoms which may include: aches, pains, emotional stress, abdominal bloating, acne, anxiety, backache, breast swelling and tenderness, cramps, depression, intense food cravings, dizzy or fainting spells, fatigue, headaches, nausea, insomnia, altered sex drive, swelling of the fingers and ankles, and personality changes such as drastic mood swings, outbursts of anger, violence and sadness (yes, an extensive and exhaustive list)! But keep your chin up ladies and walk away from those donut holes and fried onion rings! There are many great natural

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Top Foods That Diminish and Banish PMS

9 out of every 10 women have had Premenstrual Syndromes (PMS) which may include: aches, pains, emotional stress, abdominal bloating, acne, anxiety, backache, breast swelling and tenderness, cramps, depression, intense food cravings, dizzy or fainting spells, fatigue, headaches, nausea, insomnia, altered sex drive, swelling of the fingers and ankles, and personality changes such as drastic mood swings, outbursts of anger, violence and sadness that can lead to depression. But keep your chin up ladies and walk away from those donut holes and fried onion rings! The foods we eat and our general lifestyles have great effects on whether or not

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Taking Care of YOURSELF: The Importance of Indulging and Happiness

Happiness is a state of well-being, characterized by emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy; a state that is influenced by a variety of factors, ranging from a person’s relationships to her personal goal attainments, to the interpretations of her life conditions. Pleasure, on the other hand, is the state or feeling of being pleased, amused, or gratified from a source of enjoyment or delight: a purely instinctive reaction with a brief life span: 30 seconds to an hour or two. And while happiness can be interpretive and selectively elusive, sources of pleasure are fairly easy to come by. The

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Smart Meters: Dangers and Cancer

“It is first step in creating a national smart grid that will enhance energy efficiency and make widespread adoption of renewable energy easier,” says every electric utility business that is mandatory, and installing these digital devices that collect energy, and (unlike traditional meters) communicate data from houses and businesses through a mesh network of radio signals transmissions. They are called Smart Meters and they are replacing antiquated analog meters that require a human to read it. The electric companies across the globe claim that these Smart Meters allow people to measure their energy consumption in real time in order to reduce

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Got Insomnia? Ways to Improve Your Sleepless Nights

Got Insomnia? If you are like the 35% of the American population that suffers from insomnia, chances are you may be one of the 10 million people to use prescription sleep aids. These sleep aid drugs come with a huge list of side effects, which may include: burning or tingling in the hands, arms, feet, or legs, changes in appetite, constipation, diarrhea, difficulty keeping balance, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth or throat, gas, headaches, heartburn, stomach pain or tenderness, uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body, unusual dreams, and weakness.  Did you know that more than half of Americans lose

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