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Here’s what you need to know to keep your family healthy, from Vital Choice’s Mike Ventresca

In many ways, being healthy is like building a house. While it may be more exciting to focus on the latest trends in kitchen or theater room design, the most important component is building a solid foundation. In health, while taking advantage of new discoveries or innovations can be very beneficial, we can’t underestimate the...

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Eye health and night vision

Eye health is one of the most overlooked components of healthy aging. We spend a good deal of time thinking about our joint health, heart health and brain health, but comparatively little time thinking about our vision. Today, I’d like to discuss how you can support your eye health and help combat common conditions like macular...

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Help for joints, back, eyes

Do you suffer from joint pain or stiffness? What about dry eyes or back pain? If so, today’s column about a little-known supplement could be just what the doctor ordered—literally. Hyaluronic Acid (HA) is a fancy sugar that’s found in every cell of the body. It’s largely responsible for lubricating the joints, eyes, discs in...

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Neutralize your stress

It’s no secret that stress can wreak havoc on the body. From anxiety and depression to a range of health conditions including weight gain, IBS and heart disease, stress accounts for nearly 90 percent of all visits to primary health care providers. Bottom line, stress overload can have an enormously negative effect on your health. While best...

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Hemp, stress and inflammation

Hemp may be one of the most versatile plants on the planet. The fibers and stalks are used in clothing, construction materials, paper, biofuel and more. More recently, we have begun to understand the health benefits of hemp, and they are numerous. Before I go any further, it is vital to understand hemp is not marijuana. While both are...

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