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 and Stress related conditions

Marijauna Extract CBD Deemed Safe with Increasing Evidence of Medical and Nutritional Benefits

CBD first rose to public prominence two years ago as a result of a CNN piece on medical marijuana. However CBD’s potential as a therapeutic agent has been known since at least the 1970s in the US, when its anti-seizure properties were first examined in animal studies. A few clinical trials were also conducted in adults with epilepsy, some showing positive results.
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Why Big Pharma is Opposed to Medical Marijuana and Decriminalization of Pot

For decades pharmaceutical companies have been supporters of keeping cannabis illegal in the US, even preventing medical research with cannabis, while aggressively developing synthetic (fake) versions of compounds found and extracted naturally from cannabis. Many are known as cannabinoids, increasingly today referred to as CBDs. There is clear if not overwhelming evidence these compounds have significant benefits in treating a variety of diseases.
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Chinese Herbs – Interesting Alternatives to Ritalin and other ADD/ADHD medications

The most commonly diagnosed childhood disorder is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). ADHD is a developmental disorder characterized by inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity. ADHD is very controversial and as likely misunderstood as understood. A groundbreaking and controversial book recently published, by behavioral neurologist Dr. Richard Saul, MD, draws on five decades of experience treating thousands [...]
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Dr. Andrew Weil: Depression – my experience

Depression has many forms. Worst among them is the kind characterized by deep, soul-crushing despair, so eloquently described in novelist William Styron's 1992 book, “Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness,” where he states "The pain of severe depression is quite unimaginable to those who have not suffered it. . . . the grey drizzle of horror induced by depression takes on the quality of physical pain."
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Natural Health Alternatives to Treat Depression, Anxiety and ADD – Dr. Bronner Handwerger

Brain neurotransmitters are naturally occurring chemicals required for proper brain and body function. The process of balancing neurotransmitters is called Targeted Amino Acid Therapy (TAAT). TAAT has proven effective to help treat depression, anxiety, addictions, ADHD and other brain and mood ailments naturally verses the problematic widespread use of drugs.
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Anti-Stress Herbs: Staying Calm and in Natural Balance

Though allopathic medicine offers an enormous choice of stress relievers, most of them have side effects of some kind, and many people suffering from chronic stress can become addicted to the relief and often the euphoria they provide. On the other hand, herbal remedies come from a natural medicine cabinet filled with stress relieving plants that rarely cause side effects. Herbs prompt the body to release tension in a healthful manner while helping the system regain its natural balance.
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Depression and Anxiety….What’s Really Going On

Many people make their way into their doctor’s office with complaints of fatigue, anxiety, or lack of energy, drive and focus. In many cases, attending physicians dispense anti-depressants, (some times like candy) such as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) as a means to treat their symptoms of depression or anxiety. What these patients are actually experiencing is problems with the neurotransmitters in their brains, most notably Dopamine, Epinephrine, Norepinephrine, GABA and Glutamate. SSRI’s block neurotransmitter pathways and often result in a vast array of side effects
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Sleep Nutrients – Natural Anxiety and Stress Relief

Many natural sleep aids can help reduce anxiety, relieve stress, improve sleep cycles and depth of sleep.
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