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Our Emotions Can Affect Our Organ Health

Do you ever feel that your emotional wellbeing is affecting your health? Well, you may be right! While emotions are influenced by our feelings, they do affect our physical wellbeing. In fact, according to Traditional Chinese medicine, certain emotions actually affect specific organs or areas of our bodies. Below you will find the seven categories […]

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Autism: What You Can Do Naturally for Support

What is Autism? Autism is a developmental disorder that can affect communication, behavior, and social skills. It has been on the rise in recent years and currently affects about 1 in every 68 children, according to estimates from the Center of Disease Control and Prevention. Potential Causes It is important to know, that every child […]

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The Many Benefits of Avocados

Avocados were once seen as being an unhealthy fruit. Why? Avocados contain fat. However, the fat that avocados contain are actually an extremely healthy fat, and a fat that our bodies need. This misunderstanding kept individuals away from this delicious and nutritious fruit. Now avocados are making a come back. Here’s why… What is in […]

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Is Dirt Good for Your Health?

Often times when kids come in with dirt all over from playing outside, they are sent straight to the bath tub. But are we being overly cleanly? Is there something in dirt that we all need? And are we getting enough in today’s world? For most of us, probably not. Here’s why… How We Used […]

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Another Tick-Borne Microbe? The Bourbon Virus

The Bourbon Virus, believed to be tick-borne, recently took the life of a Missouri women. To date, the virus have been discovered in Southeast Kansas, Central Oklahoma, and eastern Missouri. However, this does not mean that ticks carrying this virus are secluded to these areas. Not much is known about this mysterious virus as only […]

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Is Your Yard Tick Safe? How to Reduce Ticks in Your Yard

Ticks this summer seem to be at an all-time high. Sometimes it can be difficult to enjoy the outdoors knowing that they are lurking nearby…in the woods, on the hiking trail, even in our own yards. So, what can we do to make our yards as tick safe as possible? 1. Tick Repelling Plants Add […]

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New Tick-Borne Disease? Powassan Virus

What is Powassan Virus? Powassan Virus was first discovered in 1958 in Powassan, Ontario. In the US we are becoming more aware of it’s presence as more individuals are being diagnosed. Powassan Virus can be contracted from the bite of a deer tick (also known as the blacklegged tick). Signs of Powassan Virus Some individuals […]

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Living with Lyme Fund Winner – Meet Melinda!

Balanced Health has the pleasure of introducing our 2017 Living with Lyme Fund Winner, Melinda Sander! Melinda will receive three months worth of free services and remedies from Balanced Health as she battles Lyme disease. The Living with Lyme Fund is Balanced Health’s way to give back to those who are chronically ill due to […]

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What is Earthing?

Earthing, also known as grounding, is being in direct, physical contact with the earth. What is the best way to do this? Walk barefoot outside, the soles of your feet in direct contact with the grass, sand, and so forth. How Does This Work? The earth contains energy, more specifically negatively charged electrons. Our bodies […]

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What is Lyme Disease?

Lyme disease is an infection that can affect most animals, including humans. It is typically transmitted by ticks when one bites into its host. The pathogens entering into the bloodstream, and can wreak havoc on any area of the body. Ticks that carry Lyme are found in many areas of the world. However, some areas […]