Monthly Archives: November 2011

All Ingredients, All Recipes – Fast

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U.S. Government and Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Visit the home page of the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine: http://nccam.nih.gov.    

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Growing Herbs

Growing Herbs (from the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Agricultural Library), at http://www.nal.usda.gov/ref/herbs.html, is a comprehensive list of resources for the home gardener as well as the commercial grower. It is happily full of references to books, articles, organizations, and … Continue reading

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Alternatives That Make Sense (Scents)

In their purest form, essential oils contain powerful healing properties. Oils are valued for their ability to penetrate the skin and carry nutrients to the body’s inner cells. Why is this so vital? Because your cells need to be fed … Continue reading

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What Dr. Lee Said

To quote from physician John R. Lee, “One of the most important factors in osteoporosis is a lack of progesterone, which causes a decrease in new bone formation. Years of clinical experience giving women progesterone showed me that using a … Continue reading

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Healthier Bones, Anyone?

Headline: “By 2020, One In Two Americans Over Age 50 Will Be At Risk For Fractures From Osteoporosis Or Low Bone Mass.” Hard to believe, but back in 2004, the Surgeon General of the United States issued the first-ever report … Continue reading

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Safety Acronyms and Abbreviations

ANSI:  American National Standards Institute ASTM:  American Society for Testing and Materials CAS Number:  Chemical Abstracts Service (a number is assigned to identify materials) CFR:  Code of Federal Regulations DOT:  U.S. Department of Transportation EPA:  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency FDA:  … Continue reading

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