About Free Radicals

By Jon Barron What is a Free Radical? A free radical is an especially reactive atom or group of atoms that has one or more unpaired electrons. If you remember your high school chemistry, you will remember that electrons come in pairs. When one electron is lost from that pair, it makes the atom “highly […]

How to reduce your drug burden

By Jim Fain I’ve written about the travails of using prescribed/OTC drugs for reducing acid reflux (GERD, heartburn) several times. This group of drugs is very commonly used daily and is in fact one of the biggest selling and profit making pills ever. The group is called proton pump inhibitors (PPIs). Specifically, the names Nexium, […]

More News About Depression

By Jim Fain Almost any time of the year can be emotionally tough for many people, so a column on depression is timely. While everyone feels blue or down every now and then, true depression is different. The symptoms are pretty broad with all patterns having a base of irritability, anxiety and reduced hope. Depression […]

The organics of prescribed drugs vs. supplements

Blood testing can be done to measure magnesium levels but are likely to be imprecise at best in terms of measuring your need. You see a blood test just shows how much is in your blood but not in the tissues where it is needed. Additionally, it is thought that drugs processed through the liver may elevate amounts of magnesium in the blood as the body dumps stores in order to detox from the very effects of the drug.

The organic benefits of the herb Barberry Root and it’s special properties

By Jon Barron There are many natural foods that help with digestion and colon cleansing, but few are like Barberry root. It can aid in the secretion of bile to support liver health, act as a mild purgative to disinfect and cleanse the colon, and help regulate the digestive processes all in one swoop. It […]

Organic Seasonal Eating Part 2

In our great-grandmother’s time, the wood stove was central to the house. Breads often were warming on the top area, a big cast iron pot of boiling beans simmering at the back, the tea kettle was on, keeping the house and family hydrated and balancing the dryness of the burning wood.

Organic Seasonal Eating Part 1

Written by Chris Hawkins Organic Seasonal Eating Today Eating natural foods can bring us in touch and in tune with the earth and our bodies, especially if we harmonize our diet with the changing seasons, eating the foods that grow around us. Here Northern hemisphere, partaking of the fresh, new growth in the Spring, the […]

Good, Organic Break-Fast Ideas

Breakfast in the U.S. can be pretty standard, but how healthy is it?

15 Organic Ways To Reduce Stress

Most people experience less leisure and more daily stress as they juggle work and career, family and friends. One of the main goals of this website, Organically In Tune.com  is to share pertinent information with our readers about simple, effective ways to live as organically as possible. We take great pride in sharing items that […]

8 Simple Steps To Organic Health

Our bodies use the building blocks we give them through food intake to nourish and and restore our cells. Without good nutrition, the self-healing of our natural body functions are crippled.

Norovirus Illness – The Organic Facts

In 2011 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published a clinical practice guideline addressing strategies for the prevention and control of norovirus gastroenteritis outbreaks in health-care settings

The organic benefits of healthy teeth today and gum disease

Your mouth is a window to your health of your body.