The Glycemic Index Explained

…exchange to sugar, but it has some remarkable health-promoting abilities, too. Xylitol has been shown to help prevent sinus infections, bronchitis, pneumonia, and middle ear infections. It’s also a powerful tool for fighting dental cavities and plaque formation. Another sugar substitute that I recommend…

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Natural Treatments for Cold and Flu

…incredible speed. This is especially important in the fight against H1N1 because this flu infects both the upper respiratory tract and the lungs, making pneumonia a grave concern for the small subset of patients who have serious complications from this virus. To use, put 8–10 drops of eucalyptus oil on a handkerchief…

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Nutrients for Preventing the Common Cold and Flu

…researchers compared the initial virus to the mutated form, saying that the first would typically cause only a mild pneumonia, while the latter would result in life-threatening severe pneumonia. In simple terms, selenium deficiencies cause viral mutations that could turn a harmless flu bug into a worldwide…

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