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Ticks carrying Lyme Disease are found in more counties every summer, and a few years ago we passed the point where more than half of US counties now have Lyme Disease. Lyme disease is spreading in other ways, too. In Connecticut, disease testing is revealing higher numbers of ticks carrying Lyme Disease—about 10% more than […]

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Plan A Healthy Christmas

December 12, 2014

Make Christmas feel good for more than the spirit this year by planning a healthy holiday. From the food to the decor, here are a few changes to make things a little healthier. -Plan a healthier menu. Christmas is the perfect time to replace processed sugar with honey, agave, or even maple syrup, which will […]

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Lyme Disease gets all the attention, but ticks across the US carry diseases. And some of them are really bizarre! The Lone Star Tick, aka Amblyomma americanum, (identifiable by its white spot on the back), can trigger your immune system into developing an allergy to red meat. Specifically, your body is developing a reaction to […]

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Why should you pay more for a high quality supplement, like our Welltrients line? Because you get what you pay for, and when it comes to low grade products that line grocery store shelves, that may be a whole lotta nothin’. In fact, it may also be: unlisted allergens. Fillers. Or Something else entirely. A […]

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What’s That Rash? Part 2

September 17, 2013

So many things can turn your skin red (or tan, if you’re darker). Here’s a follow up list of possible causes to that new patch: An oval shaped rash that follows a head cold or sinus infection? This is a mild rash called pityriasis rosea, and it might be caused by a virus (there’s evidence […]

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