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Dietary Supplements: How Can You Make Sure They Improve Your Health?

Dietary Supplements: How Can You Make Sure They Improve Your Health?

Many Americans take dietary supplements. If your skin does not get regular exposure to sunshine, doctors recommend you ingest vitamin D. If you follow a plant-based diet, you probably take vitamin B12. In addition you may have decided to take curcumin or omega 3 capsules for their anti-inflammatory effects or a probiotic to boost your gut’s microbiome. […]

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Why Pope Francis Wants You to Eat Veggies

Why Pope Francis Wants You to Eat Veggies: A Look at the Encyclical Laudato Si’

For a printer-friendly pdf file, click here. For an executive summary (i.e. the short version), click here. On May 24, 2015, Pope Francis published his ambitious encyclical Laudato Si’ (“Praise Be to You”).[1] It is his clarion call to save Earth from the environmental catastrophe that we, the human family, have inflicted upon it. Passionately […]

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