Category: Sleep

7 Delicious Treats for Better Sleep

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Has Your Dessert Been Getting in the Way of Better Sleep?

Most of us are aware of the sweet treats that affect our sleep and cause insomnia, but every once in awhile we ignore all wise things and indulge in something like ice cream chocolate cake topped with heavy whipped cream. You get the message,… Read more »

Why Testing Your Neurotransmitters with Sanesco is so Beneficial

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Testing Your Neurotransmitters for Better Health and Wellness

Imbalanced neurotransmitters can cause many emotional, mental and physical health issues. If you don’t already know about our Sanesco HPA Neurotransmitter testing (easily done at home) and our Sanesco natural neurotransmitter formulations, read on….

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Magnesium – Symptoms of Deficiency and Benefits

Quick Facts About Magnesium Everyone Needs to Know

Everybody seems to be talking about magnesium lately! You might say it has become the “star” of the mineral world. Why? Because magnesium is linked to more than 700 bodily functions. However, 75 – 80% of Americans are still lacking in this precious nutrient. Here are some… Read more »

Get Better Sleep with Magnesium

Magnesium for Restful Sleep

At Long Natural Health, we are sympathetic towards the variety of issues people have with getting  adequate sleep. While how well you sleep is dependent upon many factors, one easy step anyone can take toward getting better sleep is to start supplementing with magnesium.

Several studies have… Read more »

Adaptogenic Herbs and Their Many Benefits

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Adaptogens – What Are They?

Adaptogenic herbs are medicinal herbs that are considered completely safe and non-toxic, have a wide variety of health uses, and aid in reducing mental and physical stress. While they benefit the entire body, they are particularly beneficial and supportive to the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis (HPA axis). Thus, they help the… Read more »

The Importance of a Good Night’s Sleep

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We all feel great after a full night of sleep, but did you know that the importance of a good night’s sleep goes well beyond just improving your mood? A good nights sleep is key to living a happy, healthy lifestyle. Getting those elusive 7-9 hours a night can benefit your heart, weight, mind and… Read more »

5 Tips to Reduce Back-to-School Stress

back to school stress

It’s that time of year again – August means back-to-school for kids and parents around the country. Malls and local stores are busy with eager shoppers who are looking for the best deals on new clothing and school supplies. Children are excited about new shoes, a new backpack and meeting new classmates. Parents are often positive about… Read more »

Neurotransmitter Deficiencies

What Causes Neurotransmitter Deficiencies?

Weight Loss/Dieting

Dieting is the most common cause of self-induced neurotransmitter deficiencies. Protein deficient diets may not supply adequate tryptophan, which is necessary for serotonin production. Carbohydrate is necessary to deliver tryptophan to the brain for serotonin production. High protein/low carbohydrate diets are a two-fold problem – there is not enough… Read more »