Jane Banyard April 24 at 12:18 PM Your needs are unique, and here’s my cautionary tale! If you’re like me – and you just want to stay healthy – you’ll consider almost any supplement to support that goal, as long as the research supports it. And natural health authors have lots of recommendations right now!…

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NOTE: The form of Vitamin C we scent test in the kit is vitamin C crystals (ascorbic acid). Many vitamin C supplements contain flavenoids from whatever plant which may affect the scent test e.g. if you are sensitive to oranges, then vitamin C with orange flavonoids might be an issue. According to some experts, vitamin…

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Recently, I was not sleeping as well and finally made myself do the NST again. Interestingly, I did not need one of the nutrients I had needed for a long time — say 10 years.Another member of the group had this happen a couple of months before me so the penny should have dropped sooner.With…

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After reading the article below, I would suggest to anyone who tests negative on the NST for iron, seriously check their zinc and both forms of B6 (pyridoxine and pyridoxal 5’phosphate) as these nutrients help reduce iron status. Iron Is the New Cholesterol Elevated iron is at the center of a web of disease stretching…

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After my question about meat and thyroid, we had an interesting connection.The people at the web site below sent me their page on thyroid nutrients which is very well informed and you may find something of interest for yourself.They wanted to link to our web page but since we have carefully guarded our impartiality the…

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  In the middle 1800s, a doctor named Ignaz Simmelweis noticed that maternity patients at one Vienna Clinic were dying at huge rate while the ones at a second clinic were not. The difference? The first clinic included an autopsy suite where professors and students were going from that to the maternity ward without washing…

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  For those who test negative on D-Ribose, we have theorized that it means mitochondrial energy production is impaired in some way.   D-Ribose is needed to utilize the energy molecule ATP so not needing D-Ribose is akin to saying there is not enough ATP to need it. That’s the theory and it has been…

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  Catherine, Lisa and Irene, from the International Organization of Nutritional Consultants had a taste (smell) of the test kit on Jan.25. Smelled good so they decided they need more. 🙂   If you look for and find a Nutritional Consultant, check and see if they are registered with the IONC. Support this clearly smart…

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  Ever since I became step-mom to Buddy the Cat, I have been concerned that he would not drink water from a bowl in the house, especially when we go anywhere for a day or so. All the more mystifying when we have excellent well water??? Buddy will drink out of any old puddle outside.…

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    Mary Grace is one of the retired nurses in our original nurse/teacher group studying ways to better health. When we first met, Mary Grace had been in a hospital bed at home, on multiple inhalers for breathing problems and was making progress using nutrients from Shaklee.   For 20 years, Health Pursuits met…

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