Health

New study confirms link between energy drinks and heart damage

Energy drinks heart damage

Energy drinks have been linked to heart problems in a new study published April 26 in the Journal of the American Heart Association (JAMA). Oh, but it’s not the first time, not by a long shot. A 2013 study showed that energy drinks put an additional strain on the heart, causing …

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8 ways to instantly increase your confidence

Increase your confidence

Confidence isn’t about other people. Confidence is really about the stories we tell ourselves in our heads. It’s revealed in our body language, our word choices and the image we project. In general, we find confidence an appealing, attractive trait in others, which means that if we can boost our …

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The 8 Best Foods for Boosting Your Immunity

Foods immunity boost

In the modern, busy, world, none of us has time to be ill because we’re all working hard, raising families, or studying, perhaps an online MHA degree. Unfortunately, germs and diseases don’t care that you’re busy. If anything, being tired and stressed out makes you more likely to become ill. …

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Anxiety can be reduced 65% by listening to this song

Anxiety song music

Anxiety — that feeling of dread, fear, worry and panic — is certainly nothing new. Hippocrates wrote about it in the fourth century BCE. As did Søren Kierkegaard in the 1860s. And Sigmund Freud addressed the disorder in 1926. However, jump to the present and we’re seeing a significant uptick — especially …

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Sugar is toxic, creates conditions for disease to exist

Sugar is toxic disease

As the obesity epidemic reaches global levels, with it comes diseases like Type 2 diabetes, heart failure, heart attack and stroke; and researchers are now saying that sugar is the ultimate culprit. In the past, nutritionists referred to sugar as “empty calories,” or calories that contain zero nutrition and therefore can …

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Why is DMT and ayahuasca illegal?

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DMT is not illegal because of any scientific research which states that it is dangerous, or because there have been committees which have investigated its effects. DMT is illegal because of a United Nations Convention on Psychotropic Drugs in 1971, that all countries signed except East Timor, Equatorial Guinea, Haiti, …

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Watch man suffering from Parkinson’s disease transformed by marijuana

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As research and anecdotal evidence increasingly indicate cannabis has medical benefits, a new series of videos from a man suffering from Parkinson’s disease highlight just how vital the marijuana plant is. Larry Smith, a former police officer, began to suffer from the debilitating neurological disease twenty years ago. In 2011, filmmakers began documenting …

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Veterans using ayahuasca to cure depression and PTSD

Ayahuasca military veteran PTSD psychological trauma

After surviving firefights and a roadside bomb in Afghanistan, U.S. Army veteran Asa Barrett tried antidepressant drugs and therapy to overcome depression and bouts of anger. Nothing worked. But then, like many other foreigners, he journeyed to Peru’s remote Amazonian jungle to drink ayahuasca, a centuries-old, sacred indigenous brew that some Western …

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How Certain Health Problems Can Affect Driving

Driving health problems

Driving is a skill many of us take for granted. We learn to drive at a young age, taking lessons, and spending hours practicing for our driving theory test, before eventually going for a practical test. If it all goes well, we end up with a driving licence and are …

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Method to choose the best quality dietary supplements

dietary supplements

For people who are aware regarding the changes in the dietary supplements market, you will be well aware that the New York Attorney General took a tough stand against the sale of fake herbal supplements and popular retailers were asked to stop selling mislabelled and adulterated dietary supplements. Although people …

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