Back to School!!!!
Back to School!!!!
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Back to SchoolWith August here, we had better get ready to go back to school!  I know how hard it is to get back into the habit of studying, been there done that.  Over the past few weeks, our children have been busy playing football, hide and seek, and maybe even Red Rover.  Now they have to focus on math and science.  For some kids this comes relatively easy, and other kids suffer from writer’s block and math frustration. Summer ending is a sad time for ...

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Be carefull when you choose to eat raw animal products!
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Here is the link:  http://vitals.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/04/26/11413590-200-now-sick-in-salmonella-sushi-outbreak A lot of people I know love sushi, but it is something I choose to avoid.  It is always safer to cook raw animal products before consuming.  It does change the texture and flavor, which is something I prefer, but it also kills a lot of bacteria that could possibly pose a health risk.  I know most people in south Louisiana love raw oysters, but be careful how they are stored before consuming. Yours in health, Dr. Derek Stratton  DC

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Sugar consumption is becoming a serious problem in the US…
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Here is the link:      http://healthland.time.com/2012/02/02/should-sugar-be-regulated-like-alcohol-and-tobacco/ Sugar consumption is becoming a serious problem in the US, but does that mean the government should get involved?  I do not support government intervention in our lives, but the rise of obesity in America is a serious problem.  There are studies that show that obesity is as dangerous for your health as cigarette smoking.  You pay more for health and life insurance if you are a smoker, so should you pay higher insurance costs if you are obese?   The government ...

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Cajun Naturals article
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  The Truth about Antioxidants   Have you ever wondered why after a couple of years your new car isn’t so new?  The paint is not as shiny, the interior has become wrinkled, and the dashboard is cracking!  Why does this happen?  The answer is oxidation.  Oxidation is a chemical reaction that transfers electrons from one substance to another.  This produces a molecule with an electrical charge called a Free Radical.  In the body these free radicals can start chain reactions that cause damage to cells.  This cell ...

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