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Protect Your Heart and Reduce Inflammation with Serrapeptase

Could the lowly silkworm hold one of the keys to protecting you from heart disease? According to a growing body of research, the answer is a resounding yes. That’s because silkworms produce a substance inside their intestines called serrapeptase, which is derived from healthy bacteria within the silkworm’s intestines known as Serratia E15. Serratia E15 is the substance that is responsible for the transformation of the lowly silkworm into a moth. As you probably know, moths, like butterflies, emerge from cocoons. If the cocoon does not dissolve when it is time for moths and butterflies to emerge, this miraculous transformation cannot occur. In the case of the silkworm, Serratia E15 is the necessary ingredient that enables the moth to emerge. It does this by literally eating away the cocoon once it is time for the moth to emerge.
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To improve your overall health, you might want to get in the habit of drinking Rooibos tea. Until recently, Rooibos was little known in the United States, but in recent years an increasing number of health experts have started to recommend it as a healthy alternative to coffee and commercial teas because of the rich supply of antioxidants and anti-aging nutrients that it contains. Research also shows that regularly drinking Rooibos tea can help prevent and relief a variety of health problems, including allergies, constipation, depression, insomnia, and skin problems.

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Are you at risk for rheumatoid arthritis (RA)? If so, avoid drinking decaffeinated coffee, since research indicates that regular consumption of decaf coffee increases the risk of RA, while regular caffeinated coffee poses no such health risk. The reason for this fact is that decaf coffee contains industrial solvents that are added to coffee beans that are not used in the production of regular coffee. Read more health tips...
Pain-free Swollen Knuckles
You are describing Heberden's nodes, which are the result of ongoing osteoarthritis. Some of these changes are in fact inherited. However, know that the swelling will most likely not persist. It may start and stop over a lifetime and then finally stay. continued inside...

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