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We never hand out medical advice here on Texans United. We just like to tell you the things that make us feel better!

Is Oil Pulling Really A Miracle Cure?

COCONUT OIL

Since writing the following, I’ve been very dedicated about oil pulling. Although I do not have any type of gum disease, I do have gums that are beginning to pull away from my teeth; however, I got a GREAT report … Continue reading

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Are Your Symptoms From Nutritional Deficiencies? Mine Are!

ALKALINE VEGGIES

I don’t know  about you, but for me, there is good news and bad news. The bad news is that I have had to struggle with crazy health problems and deficiencies most of my adult life. The good news is … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Patients- Can Music Really Help?

From medicine.net

A Message Of Hope? Alzheimer’s…it’s insidious, and none of us want to think about it, much less talk about it until we are forced to do so. Unfortunately, many of us are going to be forced to face the disease … Continue reading

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An Alkaline System, Where Do I Start?

ALKALINE, LET'S GET STARTED!

We all know that we need to strive for a less acidic system, don’t we? The problem is that it is hard to know where to start, and yet, the longer that we allow our systems to remain acidic, the … Continue reading

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Can Your Fingers Predict Heart Disease?

howstuffworks.com

I posted this a while back, but it is so important that I wanted to be sure that you have seen it. Obviously, I don’t hand out medical advice here on United, but I will say that if I were … Continue reading

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Do I Really Need To Eat That Parsley?

PARSLEY

Think It’s Just For Looks? Okay, I admit it. I was past thirty before it ever occurred to me to do more than push that green decoration around on my plate. Even my studies in nutrition never mentioned the fact … Continue reading

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Detox Drink You Might Want To Try

DETOX TEA

I have HORRIBLE genetics for blood pressure, blood sugar, as well as heart, cholesterol, and triglyceride problems. And yet, up until this point I have beaten the odds against me, with my doctors claiming that I have some of the … Continue reading

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Is Fluoride Damaging Your Thyroid?

FLUORIDE

Obviously, I can’t tell you that, but Israel has now jumped into the argument by banning fluoridation. I personally think it is certainly worth a lot of consideration, especially by people like me who just can’t get the thyroid to regulate.* I have a … Continue reading

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DIY Fluoride Free Toothpaste For The Thyroid & Whiter Teeth

FLOURIDE FREE TOOTHPASTE

Is it true that fluoride can damage the thyroid? It’s according to who you talk to, right? There’s a lot to be said for either side of the argument, and all I know for  sure is that even with medication … Continue reading

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The Danger Of Aspartame A True Story

FREDDA CROPPED

I started teaching about the dangers of artificial sweeteners back in the 1970s, and I ran backwards every single time I came across something that contained the stuff. Then, in the 80s Rickey and I were hit with a series … Continue reading

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DIY Shower Vaporizer For Cold & Flu Season

SHOWER VAPORIZER

It seems that everyone I know is struggling with some type of upper respiratory problem and just feeling miserable with it. Patty Hirst of Dublin, Texas reminded me recently of something I used to do when I just could not … Continue reading

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HIV Just Might Cure Your Cancer. Please Read!

bookofdoctors.com

Left with no hope for their daughter’s survival, these parents agreed to allow doctors to inject her with a modified HIV (no longer deadly) in hopes that the virus would cause the little girl’s immune system to kick in to fight … Continue reading

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Fibromyalgia, Disability, & Government Housing

ALTA'S BEDROOM

I went to visit a friend last week, a very sick friend that I thought I could help because if there is anyone who understands the crippling monster called fibromyalgia, I certainly do. The friend that I will call Betty is … Continue reading

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Inflammation The Most Silent Of The Killers?

HERBS

What Is Inflammation Anyway? Obviously, I do not hand out medical advice here on texansunited.com, but I do like to share with you the things that I learn from my own doctors and nutritionists as well as from those whose … Continue reading

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Successfully Treating Depression With TMS

DEPRESSION

I don’t know what it costs; I can’t even tell your firsthand if it works. However, if there is even a chance that what I’m  hearing about Dr. Kira Stein, M.D. and her success in treating depression (that affects over 17 million … Continue reading

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Coping With Permanent Labyrinthitis, 1 Year

The day before the big crash. I knew I was very, very tired, but it's hard work winning a Super Bowl! Actually, I did feel pretty bad, but I had no idea anything was really wrong.

In some ways it seems like yesterday, but in others it feels like 10. The fact, however, is that it has now been a year since I lost permanently the balance center on my left side.  I can truthfully say … Continue reading

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An Alkaline System, What Do I Eat?

ALKALINE VEGGIES

We talked last week about adding lemons and cayenne pepper to your diet in your quest to develop  an alkaline system. Hopefully, you now have a routine for how and when it works best for you add these two. This week … Continue reading

Posted in Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

It’s Flu Season! And a Little Glen Rose History

I thought it would be appropriate to give a little history on influenza or “Flu”. At the very end I’ll retell a personal story from around 1990 on Glen Rose. There are lots of great historical sites on the Spanish … Continue reading

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I Am Iron Man

neck4

This post is all about herniated discs. How many of you or your friends have with neck or back issues? Lots? Yep. We’re going to talk therapy, surgery, and life after neck surgery. How to change some of your bad … Continue reading

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Splenda Linked To Leukemia Warns CSPI

SPLENDA

Although it’s been around for many years now, Splenda (sucralose) is still considered the new kid on the block of artificial sweeteners used by thousands in this country every single day. Because it takes years for the research to catch … Continue reading

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    We never hand out medical advice here on Texans United. We just like to tell you the things that make us feel better!

    Is Oil Pulling Really A Miracle Cure?

    COCONUT OIL

    Since writing the following, I’ve been very dedicated about oil pulling. Although I do not have any type of gum disease, I do have gums that are beginning to pull away from my teeth; however, I got a GREAT report … Continue reading

    Posted in Health & Beauty - Looking & Feeling Our Very Best!, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

    Are Your Symptoms From Nutritional Deficiencies? Mine Are!

    ALKALINE VEGGIES

    I don’t know  about you, but for me, there is good news and bad news. The bad news is that I have had to struggle with crazy health problems and deficiencies most of my adult life. The good news is … Continue reading

    Posted in Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Leave a comment

    Alzheimer’s Patients- Can Music Really Help?

    From medicine.net

    A Message Of Hope? Alzheimer’s…it’s insidious, and none of us want to think about it, much less talk about it until we are forced to do so. Unfortunately, many of us are going to be forced to face the disease … Continue reading

    Posted in A Message Of Hope, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

    An Alkaline System, Where Do I Start?

    ALKALINE, LET'S GET STARTED!

    We all know that we need to strive for a less acidic system, don’t we? The problem is that it is hard to know where to start, and yet, the longer that we allow our systems to remain acidic, the … Continue reading

    Posted in Health & Beauty - Looking & Feeling Our Very Best!, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

    Can Your Fingers Predict Heart Disease?

    howstuffworks.com

    I posted this a while back, but it is so important that I wanted to be sure that you have seen it. Obviously, I don’t hand out medical advice here on United, but I will say that if I were … Continue reading

    Posted in Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

    Do I Really Need To Eat That Parsley?

    PARSLEY

    Think It’s Just For Looks? Okay, I admit it. I was past thirty before it ever occurred to me to do more than push that green decoration around on my plate. Even my studies in nutrition never mentioned the fact … Continue reading

    Posted in Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

    Detox Drink You Might Want To Try

    DETOX TEA

    I have HORRIBLE genetics for blood pressure, blood sugar, as well as heart, cholesterol, and triglyceride problems. And yet, up until this point I have beaten the odds against me, with my doctors claiming that I have some of the … Continue reading

    Posted in Health & Beauty - Looking & Feeling Our Very Best!, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

    Is Fluoride Damaging Your Thyroid?

    FLUORIDE

    Obviously, I can’t tell you that, but Israel has now jumped into the argument by banning fluoridation. I personally think it is certainly worth a lot of consideration, especially by people like me who just can’t get the thyroid to regulate.* I have a … Continue reading

    Posted in Do It Yourself, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

    DIY Fluoride Free Toothpaste For The Thyroid & Whiter Teeth

    FLOURIDE FREE TOOTHPASTE

    Is it true that fluoride can damage the thyroid? It’s according to who you talk to, right? There’s a lot to be said for either side of the argument, and all I know for  sure is that even with medication … Continue reading

    Posted in Do It Yourself, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

    The Danger Of Aspartame A True Story

    FREDDA CROPPED

    I started teaching about the dangers of artificial sweeteners back in the 1970s, and I ran backwards every single time I came across something that contained the stuff. Then, in the 80s Rickey and I were hit with a series … Continue reading

    Posted in Health & Beauty - Looking & Feeling Our Very Best!, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

    DIY Shower Vaporizer For Cold & Flu Season

    SHOWER VAPORIZER

    It seems that everyone I know is struggling with some type of upper respiratory problem and just feeling miserable with it. Patty Hirst of Dublin, Texas reminded me recently of something I used to do when I just could not … Continue reading

    Posted in Do It Yourself, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

    HIV Just Might Cure Your Cancer. Please Read!

    bookofdoctors.com

    Left with no hope for their daughter’s survival, these parents agreed to allow doctors to inject her with a modified HIV (no longer deadly) in hopes that the virus would cause the little girl’s immune system to kick in to fight … Continue reading

    Posted in Health & Beauty - Looking & Feeling Our Very Best!, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

    Fibromyalgia, Disability, & Government Housing

    ALTA'S BEDROOM

    I went to visit a friend last week, a very sick friend that I thought I could help because if there is anyone who understands the crippling monster called fibromyalgia, I certainly do. The friend that I will call Betty is … Continue reading

    Posted in Fellow Texans, Health & Beauty - Looking & Feeling Our Very Best!, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

    Inflammation The Most Silent Of The Killers?

    HERBS

    What Is Inflammation Anyway? Obviously, I do not hand out medical advice here on texansunited.com, but I do like to share with you the things that I learn from my own doctors and nutritionists as well as from those whose … Continue reading

    Posted in Health & Beauty - Looking & Feeling Our Very Best!, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Leave a comment

    Successfully Treating Depression With TMS

    DEPRESSION

    I don’t know what it costs; I can’t even tell your firsthand if it works. However, if there is even a chance that what I’m  hearing about Dr. Kira Stein, M.D. and her success in treating depression (that affects over 17 million … Continue reading

    Posted in Health & Beauty - Looking & Feeling Our Very Best!, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

    Coping With Permanent Labyrinthitis, 1 Year

    The day before the big crash. I knew I was very, very tired, but it's hard work winning a Super Bowl! Actually, I did feel pretty bad, but I had no idea anything was really wrong.

    In some ways it seems like yesterday, but in others it feels like 10. The fact, however, is that it has now been a year since I lost permanently the balance center on my left side.  I can truthfully say … Continue reading

    Posted in Health & Beauty - Looking & Feeling Our Very Best!, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

    An Alkaline System, What Do I Eat?

    ALKALINE VEGGIES

    We talked last week about adding lemons and cayenne pepper to your diet in your quest to develop  an alkaline system. Hopefully, you now have a routine for how and when it works best for you add these two. This week … Continue reading

    Posted in Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

    It’s Flu Season! And a Little Glen Rose History

    I thought it would be appropriate to give a little history on influenza or “Flu”. At the very end I’ll retell a personal story from around 1990 on Glen Rose. There are lots of great historical sites on the Spanish … Continue reading

    Posted in Health & Beauty - Looking & Feeling Our Very Best!, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

    I Am Iron Man

    neck4

    This post is all about herniated discs. How many of you or your friends have with neck or back issues? Lots? Yep. We’re going to talk therapy, surgery, and life after neck surgery. How to change some of your bad … Continue reading

    Posted in Health & Beauty - Looking & Feeling Our Very Best!, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

    Splenda Linked To Leukemia Warns CSPI

    SPLENDA

    Although it’s been around for many years now, Splenda (sucralose) is still considered the new kid on the block of artificial sweeteners used by thousands in this country every single day. Because it takes years for the research to catch … Continue reading

    Posted in Health & Beauty - Looking & Feeling Our Very Best!, Just Texas! Presenting Bloggers From Texansunited.com, Staying Healthy | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment