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Is Antiperspirant Dangerous? (Plus the surprising time “experts” say to apply it.)

is antiperspirant dangerous

Any time you apply a chemical substance to your body, be it hand lotion, shaving cream or underarm antiperspirant, you run the risk of exposure to potentially harmful toxins. In the case of antiperspirant, one of the main “chemicals” of concern is aluminum (which is actually a heavy metal, not a chemical). Aluminum is the … Read More

Filed Under: Environmental Toxins
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

His Back Was “Twisted Like a Pretzel”

The hands-down most rewarding aspect of working here at The Healthy Back Institute is that we're making a positive difference in so many peoples' lives ... an extremely positive difference, in fact, because to take so many people from a "high" level of pain to a "low" to "non-existent" level of pain is as extremely positive … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

How Calcium Makes Your Skin Look OLDER

calcium ages skin

Did you know excess calcium in your diet promotes wrinkles and sagging skin, making you appear older than you actually are? It’s true... it's actually as bad for your skin as too much sun, too much smoking, and too much sugar! Yes, you can reverse this backward trend... and look many years younger in the process. B … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain, General Health
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

How Often Should You Replace Your Pillow?

how often should you replace your pillow

America has very much become a “throwaway” society, but there’s one area where we may be holding on to an item for too long … our pillows. Most people use the same pillow for more than three years, according to a study by Ergoflex UK.[i] For some, it becomes like a security blanket, something you can’t possibly imagine sleep … Read More

Filed Under: General Health
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

“Should I Get Back Surgery?” – What You Need to Consider FIRST

"Should I get back surgery?" Over the years here at The Healthy Back Institute it's easily one of the questions we've heard most. However, another extremely common question we've heard is, "I've had back surgery but it didn't really help... is there anything else I can do?" And unfortunately, another common question … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

Pain-Free People Know 7 Things That Pain Sufferers Don’t

things pain free people know that pain sufferers don't

Nearly half of U.S. adults (47 percent) struggle with at least one type of chronic pain, according to a survey of 353,000 people from Gallup-Healthways.[i] Among them, 31 percent have neck or back pain, 26 percent have leg or knee pain, and 18 percent have another kind of pain. Further, among those in their late-40s to la … Read More

Filed Under: Pain and Inflammation
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

8 Fastest Ways to Freshen Your Breath Naturally

freshen your breath naturally

Brushing and flossing your teeth regularly is probably the best way to keep bad breath, or halitosis, at bay. That and avoiding some of the most common bad-breath offenders, like tobacco products, onions and garlic, can keep your breath fresh most of the day. But you probably know that already. So let’s say you’ve forgone … Read More

Filed Under: General Health
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

8 Clothing Items to AVOID If You Suffer Neck or Back Pain

clothing to avoid if you have back pain

Sometimes the causes of neck and back pain are obvious – hours spent hunched over your steering wheel or computer … an injury from a weekend basketball game … or wrenching your back while digging in your garden, for example. Other times, your neck and back may ache and you have no idea why. This is perhaps most frustratin … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain
Written By: Jesse Cannone,

Major Mainstream Media FINALLY Exposes the “Calcium Lie”!

biggest health lie

I can't tell you how many times this has happened now!!! Here's the "this" I'm referring to (and why it REALLY matters to your health): Those of us here in the "natural / alternative health" world who research things closely WARN THE PUBLIC about health issues with certain medications... certain foods... or certain h … Read More

Filed Under: General Health
Written By: Jesse Cannone,