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New ALS drug approved for Lou Gehrig’s disease gives patients hope

By Mary Brophy Marcus

For the first time in 22 years, the FDA has approved a drug for ALS, giving hope to some of those suffering from the illness.

ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a rare disease, affecting 12,000 to 15,000 Americans, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. It Read more

Life Vessel Grand Opening Fort Worth, TX

15 Ways to Be Happier

Put Some Pep in Your Step
Scientists say walking tall with swinging arms helps you feel more positive. Even if you’re not feeling happy, a spirited stroll can help you fake it till you make it.
Slap on a Smile
Want to lift your spirits? Lift the corners of your mouth. When you smile like you mean it, Read more

How to Have Healthy Gut Bacteria

If you haven’t yet heard much about your gut bacteria, part of your overall gut flora, chances are you are going to be hearing a lot more about this topic in the future. These previously much overlooked bacteria are now being associated with a wide range of human health solutions and problems. As you follow along Read more

5 Foods to Eat If You’re Always Hungry

By Lisa Lillien, a.k.a. Hungry Girl
It’s tough to maintain a healthy weight when you’re always hungry! I’m Hungry Girl Lisa Lillien, and I’m here with five foods that’ll fill you up without weighing you down.
Pouched Tuna and Other Lean Proteins
Lean protein is king when it comes to combating hunger. I try to include protein in every meal Read more

Can Stress Lead to Cancer?

How Much Is Hype?
By Tom Iarocci, MD

We know that stress is not good for us. Especially the day-in, day-out survival-type stress that persists over weeks, months, and years, which is also known as chronic psychological stress. But can it really have that much of an impact on us? Enough of an impact to increase our risk Read more

How Many Pedometer Steps Per Day Are Enough?

By Wendy Bumgardner

How many steps per day are enough? You may wonder whether 10,000 steps per day is the right number to set as the daily target on your fitness tracker. Where did that number come from and is it a good goal for most people? Does it really indicate that you are getting enough exercise for Read more

How to Support Autism Awareness Month this April

Ladislas de Toldi , Contributor

What is Autism Awareness Month? 

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a complex developmental disorder that affects a person’s ability to communicate and interact with others. More than 3.5 million Americans currently live with ASD, and 1 in 68 children are born with a variation of it, so it’s likely you know, whether Read more

Dr. Christine Horner – Radio Interview

Click on the following link to hear Dr. Christine Horner’s latest radio interview where she mentions the Life Vessel.

She discusses the Life Vessel around 4 minutes 12 seconds and then again around the 1 hour 11 minute mark.

Please click on the picture below to listen.

Ep #510 – Dr. Christine Horner – Energy Medicine, Sleep, Ayurveda, Sailing Through Chemo & Easy Principles To Radically Improve Your Health!

10 Ways To Celebrate National Stress Awareness Month

by Will Bowen
Since April is National Stress-Awareness Month, I thought the best way to celebrate it would be by creating less stress in our own lives. So here is a list of 10 positive ways you can respond to the stress in your life and keep your own stress levels in check.
Everyone feels stressed from Read more