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Study Says - Vitamin D Effective in Protecting Against the Flu

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Study Says - Vitamin D Effective in Protecting Against the Flu

Conventional health authorities claim getting a flu shot each year is the best way to ward off influenza. But where's the actual science backing up that claim? If you've repeatedly fallen for this annual propaganda campaign, you may be surprised to find the medical literature suggests vitamin D may actually be a FAR more effective strategy, and the evidence for this goes back at least a decade. Dr. John Cannell, founder of the Vitamin D Council, was one of the first to introduce the idea that vitamin D deficiency may actually be an underlying CAUSE of influenza. His hypothesis1 was...

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FAKE SUPPLEMENTS - BEWARE

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FAKE SUPPLEMENTS - BEWARE

Amazon says the Align Probiotic nutritional supplements currently for sale on its site are safe.  But that assurance comes only after the online retailer sent emails to recent Align buyers that the supplements they purchased might be fake and should be thrown away. "If you still have this product, we recommend that you stop using it immediately and dispose of the item," Amazon wrote in the customer email, which was first reported on by Wired. Amazon's statement emailed to USA TODAY says that “Amazon strictly prohibits the sale of counterfeit products. We invest heavily in prevention, take proactive steps to drive...

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EMERGING Hazard of CBD Products

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EMERGING Hazard of CBD Products

The American Association of Poison Control Center's Warning The AAPCC declares CBD as an “EMERGING HAZARD” due to the potential for mislabeling and contamination. The Associated Press commissioned laboratory testing on 30 suspect CBD products obtained from around the country. Ten of the 30 products contained various types of synthetic cannabinoid (CBD) compounds, including drugs commonly known as K2 or “Spice”. Some contained no CBD at all. These results are problematic since these products can be potentially dangerous as well as offering no medical benefits.   Similarly, at least 128 samples out of more than 350 tested by government labs revealed...

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