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I Love Alternative Medicine

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    And It Loves Me Back

    ok,think about it,folks.Do you really think standard western medicine has your best interests in mind?Do you think we can spend our way out of the current healthcare crisis?Are you ready to take responsibility for your yourself,your being,your best, most balanced state of...
    dubkebab dubkebab 36-40, M 4 Responses Nov 23, 2009

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    Join With The Life Extension Foundation As It Stands Against McCain And The Drug Companies

    Scroll down for instructions on how to get involved. Taken from lef.org : Oppose the Dietary Supplement Safety Act of 2010 bill New Bill Seeks to Ban Consumer Access to Dietary Supplements   Senator John McCain has introduced a bill that if passed, will...
    conceptualclarity conceptualclarity 51-55, M 1 Response Feb 27, 2010

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    Castor Oil

    The ancient Egyptians introduced the effects of castor oil to the world, most notably Imhotep.  Castor oil was used to treat wounds, correct pH of the skin, and even to alleviate stomach ailments such as constipation and even diarrhea.  It was used in cosmetics also...
    deleted deleted 26-30 11 Responses Dec 2, 2009

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    Honey

    My mom used to use honey on just about any scrape, bruise, cut, or burn i or my sister would get.  I dont see why anyone uses Neosporin when honey as cheaper and more effective.  Not to mention it doesnt leave scars. 
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 15, 2009

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    Oil Pulling, More In Depth

    Oil Pulling is simply using a pure or cleansing oil to help detoxify the body of impurities.  This was something used by the Native Americans. By swishing oil around in the mouth for 15-20 minutes, you "pull" infections, viruses, bacteria (harmful only), and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Dec 2, 2009

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    Apple Cider Vinegar

    I always keep ACV on hand in the house.  I use it for just about everything from conditioning my hair to brushing my teeth.  I love the way my glasses look after i wash them in ACV.  I clean around the house with it.  I wash my clothes with it, and you...
    deleted deleted 26-30 34 Responses Jul 15, 2009

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    Natural Testosteron

     Honey is a natural testosteron booster.
    DrRchrd DrRchrd 61-65, M 2 Responses Nov 6, 2009

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    I Personally Believe That We Could Do Better With Am

    I have never truly trusted mainstream medicine.  I am okay with it for dire circumstances.  But other than that, a lot of mainstream medicine seems very disturbing to me.  Considering they want to fix everything with drugs and surgery.  Plus drugs and surgery end up making...
    ratburn ratburn 18-21 Jan 31, 2012

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    It's Better.

    We all see those pharmeceutical commericals.  The list of side effects almost make it worth it to just keep suffering from whatever is ailing you in the first place. I suffer from anxiety, but I refuse to take drugs like Zoloft, Paxil, Effexor, Lexapro, etc. Anybody I've...
    BellasHappyPlace BellasHappyPlace 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 4, 2009

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    Oil Pulling

    Every now and again, i use Oil Pulling to help in my detoxification treatments.  I like castor oil best because it kills everything on contact.  I haven't really tried olive oil, but i bought some this morning to try it out for the first time.  Traditionally i...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 28, 2009

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    Monsters Inside Me (from Discovery Network)

    Wow.  I just saw this show on television on Saturday, i think.  There was this one featured creature on it called, "Strongyloides".   This creature caused massive damage to this one guy's body.  Only about 10 percent of the people who are...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 23, 2009

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    Otc - Detox Kits

    People buy these products that promise to remove all toxins from their bodies.  Most times these products promise results in 3 - 7 days.  STUPID.  It takes years, even decades to build up most of the *ish we have brought on our bodies.  If you take a product...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Dec 4, 2009

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    Tea Tree Oil Should Be In Everyone's Medicine Cabinet

    Tea Tree Essential Oil is the best thing since toast. It is good for everything and 1 drop goes far. It is antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal, antiseptic. Tea tree oil has 101 uses or more. It can be dispersed in water and used as a scalp/hair rinse, a douche, a mouthwash. It...
    qazrazl qazrazl 41-45, F 7 Responses Feb 16, 2009

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    The Zenni Method

    Hello I hope you will find it interesting:) it's what I do and how I help people. Maybe one day you will be with us - The Zenni Method therapists:). www.zennimethod.com www.zenni.pl /in dofferent languages/ If you have question simply write to me or connect with us through...
    catarina30 catarina30 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 23, 2013

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    Food Heals

    I really believe you can cure a lot of health problems by simply changing your diet, it has been proven and I am proof. I have a familly history of high blood pressure and suffer from it myself but when I changed my diet from unhealthy to healthy, it went from high to normal in...
    thejeweler thejeweler 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 6, 2011

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    I Always Keep These In My Home

    Apple Cider Vinegar - it's a must.  it fixes just about everything.  Organic Honey - nothing heals quicker, not even Neosporin. Castor Oil - it kills 99 percent of parasites living on the surface of the body or the inner body. Milk Thistle/Dandelion - great cleanser...
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    Healthier to Be Holistic

    I first got interested in herbs at around 19 years old. I was having negative side effects from Birth Control Pills. In the early '80's, the estrogen content was still pretty high. I had 9 out of 10 side effects on the list: "How to tell if you should get off of OrthoEvra...
    qazrazl qazrazl 41-45, F 5 Responses Jan 2, 2009

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    Natural Estrogens For Health

    Whole wheat, lentils, blackbeans, peas, soy, licorice, and various herbs such as fenugreek, fennel and many others are good sources of natural estrogens identical to mans. They block the cancer causing effects of estrogen like chemical pollutants found everywhere -  by...
    DrRchrd DrRchrd 61-65, M Nov 24, 2009

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    Corn Starch

    Nothing OTC works better, as far as facial masques goes.  It cost less than a buck fifty, and the results it gives you are worth so much more.  I add it to my bath every week to help pull out toxins.  It's like a vacuum for pores.  Corn Starch has this great...
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    Related Experiences

    I am full on into alternative therapy especially preventive one so even when I am healthy I look for ways to maintain my health and vitality. I listen to my body's signs most of...
    adventure2003 adventure2003 31-35, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I haven't listened to much but so far I like it . Anything like Coldplay, Fun, or Arctic Monkeys is cool
    onlylogan onlylogan 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 12

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    Florence + the machine-Never let me go 👌😊
    PhoenixSky PhoenixSky 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    MeJustBeing MeJustBeing 36-40, F 13 hrs ago

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    I am a musician. I perform with a band and I sing lead. I hate mainstream music because it's so auto tuned and repetitive. I love alternative and rock music, but not the mainstream...
    skylasting skylasting 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    "Children can ask questions, that a wise man cannot answer" or "Laughter is the best medicine..." Children are very soft creatures. Sometimes they say such kind of things, that...
    sophie1617 sophie1617 16-17, F Jun 28

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    -- A Food Therapy To Prevent Hair Drop --Do you have trouble of hair drop? Medicine can't help? Or you don't want to take drugs to avoid side-effect? How about try some foods...
    cookiekong cookiekong 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    A physician, an engineer, and an attorney were discussing who among them belonged to the oldest of the three professions represented. The physician said, "Remember, on the...
    Michael91142 Michael91142 70+, M 3 Responses Jun 27

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    Sunshine, there ain't a thing that you can do that's gonna ruin my night. (But, there's just something about) This dizzy dreamer and her bleeding little blue boy. Licking your...
    Mitzux3 Mitzux3 16-17, F Jul 9

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    Why did the Doctor tickle the patient ? Because laughing is the best medicine !!
    boxersoff4u boxersoff4u 51-55, M Jul 10

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    :-) I am extremely excited that I am about halfway through my "pre" medicine courses and will be entering into med school as soon as I can get in!!
    AmaiXAshuri AmaiXAshuri 26-30, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    although i love my metal, punk, and alternative music. i have such a broad range of music i love. mainly due to listening to my parents music as i grew up. This song just shows...
    TheFlamingLips TheFlamingLips 18-21, M Jun 27

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    I love r&b, alternative rock, rap, country, and jazz (watercolors)..
    Linkson Linkson 13-15, M Jun 28

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    Real love spells are black magic because they grant your wish at 'all costs.' A lot of people contact me after trying several different types of magic love spells, these spells...
    mama235 mama235 31-35, M Jun 28

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    I'll really listen to anything and everything depending on my mood. I love punk, alternative, and showtunes especially. And my current addiction is Hozier 👌
    eloquentshadow eloquentshadow 13-15, F Jun 28

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    I love all kinds of music! I listen to a lot if international music- Arabic, middle eastern Indian, Serbian, Turkish, Jewish, Greek, Chinese, Japanese, etc, world music, etc...
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F Jul 5

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    I listen to pop, hip hop, and some alternative. I love Nicki Minaj, Alicia Keys, Miley Cyrus, Coldplay, Fun, and Ariana Grande. What's some music you'd think I'd like?
    Ohhailey Ohhailey 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 7

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    Music is great, music is beautiful, music is life. Nah, but music just takes you through these euphoric loops and trances throughout each day that you slowly immerse yourself with...
    SUPERCHARGER2001 SUPERCHARGER2001 22-25 2 Responses Jul 8

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    I love different types of genres like pop, Latin, alternative, techno, house, and much more!!!!!😊
    pattyricia pattyricia 16-17, F Jul 10

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    The piece You are an element singular You are the forgotten merry Deep inside or the exterior No one cares for the limited Believe that you possess nothing For her sorrow bears...
    ymfas ymfas 26-30, M Jul 11

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    I wish I could spell :( Dyspraxia Dyslexia Asperger's There should be some explanation as to the used of their & there ? I have no picture definition for a there or a their...
    aspiedavid aspiedavid 31-35, M Jun 23

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    By choosing a bride 15-17 years younger, a man can cut his risk of premature death by 20 per cent. Even choosing a wife seven to nine years younger will reduce his risk of dying...
    darkreality68 darkreality68 41-45, M Jun 25

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    By choosing a bride 15-17 years younger, a man can cut his risk of premature death by 20 per cent. Even choosing a wife seven to nine years younger will reduce his risk of dying...
    darkreality68 darkreality68 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 25

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    Omgi love Thai one song it's like my #1 song it's called "burn it down" by Linkin park 😍
    Vickychajon Vickychajon 13-15, F Jun 27

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    Mhm. 👌 Some people would call them an alternative band, some call them post-hardcore.... ✌ I just wanna kiss Vic 😚 < it's my #1 dream ☺
    hockeybabe1 hockeybabe1 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 1

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    Anyone know any great bands that are in the alternative rock/hard rock/ rock genre? More specifically bands like I the Mighty or Hands like Houses?
    TheGordman TheGordman 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 2

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    They have been my favourite band every since I began listening to them back in 2010. All three of their major albums are so unique in their musical genre: Demon Days being renowned...
    DifferenceForDarkness DifferenceForDarkness 13-15, M 2 Responses Jul 3

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    Scroobius pip is amazing considering I'm not huge on rap but he has a way with words and although quite clearly sounds like a rapper is also obviously from looking at him quite...
    bemyslavegirl bemyslavegirl 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 8

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    Mostly Alternative, Rock, EDM, some Rap/R&B
    xJamix xJamix 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    What's your favorite station on Pandora? Mine is 90's Alternative.
    iScientifically iScientifically 18-21, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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