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HEALTH

CAN GARLIC MAKE YOU SMELL PRETTY DOWN THERE?

October 29, 2009
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Sometimes embarrassing, strange odors can develop in our most private parts. Ladies, I know this is not the prettiest thing to talk about, but it certainly is important. There are a variety of reasons why odors can develop; perhaps a tampon upset your pH balance or a cheap lube created a nasty reaction. Occasionally, a yeast infection or bacterial infection can cause icky smells, as well.

But before you run off to purchase over-the-counter yeast infection medicine, there may be a natural alternative that will return you to your freshest state: garlic. [...]

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ASK MISS BLISS – MEAT MADE MY BODY SICK AND I NEED HELP BECOMING VEGETARIAN

May 14, 2008
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Dearly loved Bliss, I recently became very ill and, as a result, had to have my body COMPLETELY flushed. As a result, I am having a really hard time dealing with “normal” food. Even before my illness, I had been considering becoming vegetarian for health reasons, but never really saw it as convenient. I was [...]

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THE GREAT VITAMIN DEBATE

March 31, 2008
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Do you take vitamins?  I rarely – if ever – take vitamins. When I do, they often give me a stomach ache, and as I  become healthier, I listen to my body. If a food or supplement makes me feel sick, that tells me I should not eat it. When you become vegetarian, everyone asks [...]

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THE DRUG-FREE SOLUTION TO HEADACHES

February 27, 2008
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Darling Bliss Readers, When I was in junior high school, I began developing horrible migraine headaches. This was not a surprise to me, as both my mother and grandmother suffered from frequent headaches. I quickly learned that if I did not take a painkiller before the headache was full-blown, I would get sick to my [...]

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IS TOO MUCH SOY DANGEROUS?

January 14, 2008
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“You can’t eat any more soy?” “Nope. My doctor told me to stay away from soy.” Emily is staring down at her menu and I study her chin-length hair and the light shimmer on her eyelids. “Why not? What’s the problem with soy?” Being a vegetarian for over five years, and off cow milk for [...]

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NEW “PAINFUL” HPV VACCINE CAUSING GIRLS TO FAINT

January 10, 2008
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Dearest Bliss Warriors, As many of you know, and all of you should know, human papilloma virus, or HPV, is the STD that causes cervical and vaginal cancer. Recently, the Food and Drug Administration approved Gardasil’s HPV vaccine for women age 9-26. At first glance, this seems like wonderful news. According to the Center for [...]

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SILKY, SOFT, SMOOTH SKIN — THE NATURAL WAY

October 21, 2007
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Lesbians like to joke that girl-virgins always say the same thing after they first kiss and hold another female: “Oh, my God! Your skin is so soft!” Stunning, blonde and Russian, my married friend Ivanka sighs as she stirs her drink. “It is such a shame that a girl cannot feel how soft her own [...]

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CHANGE YOUR DIET, CHANGE YOUR LIFE

October 13, 2007
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Dear Miss Bliss, I had a few questions for you about your eating habits. I am really interested in how you started out changing your diet slowly. I think I could get rid of the dairy in my diet, because I hate milk to begin with, although it would be hard to forgo tres leches [...]

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GET SKINNY EATING DECADENTLY

October 3, 2007

Darling Blissful Bi-girls, As many of you know, my body did not always look the way it does now. Ten years ago, I was working the wrong job, depressed, eating candy, soda and fast food, and twenty-five pounds heavier. Most of my family is overweight, so in my dark emotional state, I believed that I [...]

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SWEETER THAN SUGAR AND SO MUCH SEXIER

September 15, 2007

BLISSFUL GIRLS… Do you want all the sweetness without the sugar? Try AGAVE NECTAR. Agave nectar comes from the agave cactus and is very popular among raw foodists because it does not spike your glycemic index and is safe for diabetics to use. Sold in most fine health food stores, agave nectar is one of [...]

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