By Brian Hetrich Greenhouse Manager Sage is a wonderfully fragrant plant to add to your collection of herbs. Herbs like sage are used not only to flavor our foods but to heal our wounds. The taste of sage can be described as earthy, savory, pungent, aromatic, and slightly bitter. Sage aids with the digestion […]
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By Tom Fisher RN, BA According to the American diabetes association: In 2012, 29.1 million Americans, or 9.3% of the population, had diabetes. Approximately 1.25 million American children and adults have type 1 diabetes. Of those 29.1 million, 21.0 million were diagnosed and 8.1 million were undiagnosed. There are 1.4 million Americans that are diagnosed […]
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Hippocrates Health Institute was excited to be highlighted in Forbes with our partner Essentia for the article “Essentia: The Secret To Making And Marketing The Perfect Mattress”.   The article shares the importance of switching to a non-toxic mattress and how Essentia has worked to spread and promote this message. HHI is currently updating all […]
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When we eat cooked food, our immune system reacts as if we have just been contaminated by an army of toxic invaders. Our white blood cells mobilize in large numbers and spring into action to annihilate this foreign army. The more cooked food we eat, the more our immune system is in a perpetual frenzy […]
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  Eating nothing but raw, plant-based foods is such a radical idea to some people that they sometimes inquire about the existence of clinical research that support such a lifestyle. While there seems to be a plethora of scientific studies that validate the health benefits of a plant based diet, less well known is the […]
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The Palm Beach Post has published this wonderful story on Martin Luther King day and we had to share it with you all. Read the full story from www.palmbeachpost.com by clicking this link to the PDF of todays article
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“How should I prepare food for my family?” As you begin striving for a healthier routine in your personal life, it’s important that you don’t try to convince everyone in your household that you have discovered the best way of eating and try to convert each one of them. Instead, quietly make the changes in […]
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Sugar consumption initiates a chain reaction of abnormal changes within the human body. To begin with, added sugars accumulate within your body over time to upset the balance of hormones that maintain many important bodily functions. Glucose levels rise in the bloodstream and that causes your pancreas to release more insulin. At the next stage, this […]
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Did you know that essential oils are not only powerful tools for our own personal health, but also can help your pets as well?  It is only in recent years that essential oil therapy for pets has gained substantial acceptance, this is partly due to European veterinarians who have begun using essential oils in their practices. […]
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Most traditional ketchup’s are loaded with sugars (usually high fructose), so what’s a better option when trying to be wellness minded and watch your weight? Try Executive Chef Ken Blue’s recipe for our famous Red Pepper Ketchup. You won’t miss the sugary contents of the plastic bottle one bit. Red Pepper Ketchup Ingredients: 2 C. […]
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One of my favorite herbs is Lavender because of its beautiful form and highly versatile function. This fragrant plant with its blue-green leaves and violet-white flowers offers an aromatic scent that has long been recognized as being useful for calming the mind, treating anxiety, insomnia, depression, and restlessness. Using a diffuser to create an aerial […]
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As we converge in the second half of the second decade of the 21st century many of you have heavy hearts and fear in your minds.  Human migration from the war torn countries of the Middle East is the highest since the 1940’s.  For the first time ever Guerilla warfare has reached our countries in […]
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  As an animal lover, I believe all animals should be allowed to flourish in their natural habitat, with access to healthy food and clean water, and not be hunted or led to extinction by those who inhabit the same areas.  As a pet owner, I believe that I am personally responsible for the health, […]
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