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A Master Herbalist’s Quick Guide to Adaptogens

A Master Herbalist’s Quick Guide to Adaptogens
A Master Herbalist’s Quick Guide to Adaptogens “All plants contain adaptogenic compounds because plants have to contend with a good deal of stress themselves.” - James Duke, PhD, Scientist and Ethnobotanist Our ability to increase our resilience, ...

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Beautiful Skin From Within

Beautiful Skin From Within
Beautiful Skin From Within If you’re using sunscreen and cleansing, exfoliating, and moisturizing on the regular, you may think you’re taking pretty good care of your skin. These are important steps, no argument there. But they’re external remedie...

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Five Important Supplements for Women’s Health

Five Important Supplements for Women’s Health
Five Important Supplements for Women’s Health Women make the world go round — are we right? Yet so often, we put the focus on everyone else in our life, while we run on fumes. May is Women’s Health Month — the perfect time for us ladies to put our...

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How Can Vegetarians and Vegans Get Enough Omegas?

How Can Vegetarians and Vegans Get Enough Omegas?
How Can Vegetarians and Vegans Get Enough Omegas? You hear it all the time: If you want to reap the health benefits of omega fatty acids, you need to eat fish regularly or take a fish oil supplement. But is that really true? Nope! Perhaps the best...

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A Little Sweetness for Stressed Skin

A Little Sweetness for Stressed Skin
A Little Sweetness for Stressed Skin Skin problems often show up at the most inconvenient times. That isn’t due to coincidence or even Murphy’s Law. There is a relationship between bad levels of stress and skin inflammation. Both physical and psyc...

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It’s Time to Spring into Action with a Whole Body Cleanse!

It’s Time to Spring into Action with a Whole Body Cleanse!
It’s Time to Spring into Action with a Whole Body Cleanse! It’s that time of year – the ground is thawing, hours of sunlight are increasing, green buds are appearing, birds are returning. Time to leave winter behind and spring into action with a r...

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Seasonal Allergies

Seasonal Allergies
Seasonal Allergies Call me a whiner if you must, but seasonal allergies are the worst! Here is why, and how to cope. Allergies are immune malfunctions Allergies are abnormal immune system reactions to typically harmless things. These allergic imm...

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The Role of Multivitamins

The Role of Multivitamins
Mind the Gap: Why Taking a Multivitamin Is a Smart Idea If you eat a relatively healthy diet, you may wonder if you really need a vitamin and mineral formula. After all, all those fruits, vegetables, whole grains, fish, and lean meats on your plat...

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People, Plants and Probiotics; Must-Have Foods to Support Gut and Immune Health

People, Plants and Probiotics; Must-Have Foods to Support Gut and Immune Health
People, Plants and Probiotics; Must-Have Foods to Support Gut and Immune Health What does feeling good in 2022 mean to you? Improving gut health or immune health? Perhaps becoming stronger or leaner? Whatever the case may be, the foods you eat wil...

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Immune Health Begins in the Gut

Immune Health Begins in the Gut
Immune Health Begins in the Gut You know how important a healthy immune system is to keeping you well. But have you ever wondered exactly where your immune systems is? If you know a bit about physiology, you might answer the spleen, the lymph glan...

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Astaxanthin: An Anti-Aging, Antioxidant Powerhouse

Astaxanthin: An Anti-Aging, Antioxidant Powerhouse
Astaxanthin: An Anti-Aging, Antioxidant Powerhouse At Flora we’ve been proud distributors of Gandalf products for over 7 years now. Gandalf is a Canadian brand from the company VieSun, which has been around in the province of Quebec since 1994. Th...

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Digestive Tips for the Holidays

Digestive Tips for the Holidays
Digestive Tips for the Holidays December’s here, and food wise, that means it’s temptation city. Everywhere you look, it seems like someone is trying to get you to go against your better instincts. That cookie platter in the break room. The chocol...

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