D.S. Braun

D.S. Braun

I am a single mom of six kids, a Certified Aromatherapist, Certified Dr. of Reflexology and a natural health practitioner. I am a rabid baseball fan and absolutely love to read, learn and watch baseball and football live and on the tube!

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Managing Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) or Chron's Disease Through Your Diet

Individuals who suffer from Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) or Crohn's benefit from eating certain foods and watching out for others. IBD and Crohn's disease involves inflammation of the intestines. It's very important to receive good nutrition in order to manage the symptoms of IBD and Crohn's

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Spots Are Fine On My Dog, But Not on My Face and Hands! Natural Remedies for Treating Age Spots

According to research, a healthy lifestyle, together with a dose of your daily multi-vitamin can have terrific benefits which can greatly improve your skin (and your health). However, as we age, we tend to develop brown patches on our skin, which are often called “age spots”.

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How to have Healthy Skin that Glows Using Natural Beauty Treatments and Home Remedies

Oily skin is the most sensitive and oh-so-easily aggravated among the skin types. One wrong move can spell disaster - the mortal enemy of social life - acne. The good news is, we can still have a shine-free face,

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High Blood Pressure - What Is It and Why Is It Such a Big Deal?

One out of 3 adults in the US has it. It has no symptoms, so you can have it for years without knowing it. During this time, it can damage the vital internal organs: kidneys, heart, blood vessels and much more.

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Getting Rid of Plaque (and it's not the teeth variety) - Exactly What is Arteriosclerosis?

Arteriosclerosis, which is often mispronounced and confused by ordinary people, is the formation of cholesterol-consisting plaques, platelets, fibrin and other substances in your arterial walls which will eventually, if neglected, lead to the hardening of the arteries.

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Brushing off the Dead (cells, that is) - Naturally Exfoliating Your Skin

Many of us want to be physically health, so we go to the gym daily and sweat the fats away. But, more often than not, we fail to give the same time and attention to the largest organ in our body, the skin.

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Not Everything Is Pretty In Pink - Naturally Remedies for Conjunctivitis or Pink Eye

Pink eye is a common ailment that affects the eyes. While pink eye is extremely common, pink eye is easily treatable and doesn’t cause a real threat to the eye. Here is some general information on pink eye and some natural treatments which may help it clear up faster.

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The Fight Between The Good Cholesterol and The Bad Cholesterol

Cholesterol is necessary for good health - but as with anything, too much of a good thing becomes harmful. Learn the facts about good and bad cholesterol in this article.

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The Connection Between Fitness and Heart Disease - It Isn't Only a Risk for Older People!

Did you know that 1 in every 5 American adults and teens do not exercise enough? The fact they do not get enough exercise is putting them at risk for heart disease as well as for diabetes and other chronic diseases - as well as for obesity.

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Reasons and Causes of Restless Leg Syndrome

It has only been recently that we, as a public, have become aware of the disorder called Restless Leg Syndrome. Though RLS was first listed in medical books in 1945, it has been around for centuries and its cause is still a mystery.

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What Causes Arthritis? Is It a Disease or Disorder? And, Natural Remedies to Help Arthritis Pain

Many of us are affected by arthritis, or know someone who is. Arthritis is a condition of moderate to severe pain that affects the joints, but what exactly is it that causes some people to get arthritis while others don’t?

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Tips For Healing Hangnails The Natural Way

Ouch! Hangnails hurt! Every time you catch that little piece of dried skin on something you feel the pain. Hangnails appear because the skin around the nails dries out for lack of natural oil. Here are several ways to help prevent and treat hangnails.

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Arthritis - Symptoms, Treatment and Natural Remedies to Relieve Arthritis Pain

Many people live with joint pain on a regular basis and just assume they’re getting arthritis, but not all joint pain is caused by arthritis, and not all joint pain (or arthritis) is treated in the same way. In addition, there are many things you can do at home to help relieve arthritis pain.

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The Basic Facts About Heart Disease - What Is It and What are the Risk Factors?

Heart diseases are also called cardiac diseases. Individuals of all ages can develop heart diseases. The most common form of heart disease in adults is coronary artery disease, which is the major cause of heart attacks.

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Battling the Misery of Colds and Flu - Learn How Natural Remedies Can Help

Most people would give almost anything to relieve the misery cold and flu symptoms can bring. You can take over-the-counter medications, but they frequently have side effects. There are some natural remedies you can use to help relieve the symptoms of the common cold and flu.

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