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Category Archives: Richard’s corner

Mass-market buying out health food companies

The health food industry has changed dramatically during the  last 25 years when Seagate first entered the industry. It used to be made up primarily of small companies that farmed and processed their own products. These days, very few health food companies process anything other than paperwork in their offices. During the the 1990’s the […]

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Toenail fungus customer question

Toenail fungus is one of the most common health questions directed towards our Seagate website. A customer named Mariel wrote to us in December- “How many and how often do I need to take the Olive Leaf Ext caps if I’ve candida overgrowth, one toenail half infected, sinus infection, itchy scalp. Thank you! Seagate replied: […]

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What are mycotoxins and how do they affect your health

A mycotoxin is a toxic (ie. poisonous) chemical product produced by fungus. Fungus is a natural living substance that performs an important function in Nature by consuming usually dead organic matter and turning it back into the basic elements and soil. It is believed that fungi produce mycotoxins in order to weaken the surrounding cells […]

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Feeding our dogs (Part III) a more natural diet

This is the third and final part of this series on feeding your dog and how to affect their health and longevity by the food that they eat. Part I – Feeding Commercial Dog Food vs. Real Food reviewed how the use of over-processed ingredients, GMO-based grains and fillers, and foreign-sourced low-grade ingredients (from China) […]

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Do freezing temperatures affect health food products?

Seagate ships products throughout the year. During the winter months, we ship products into some very very cold regions, such that the USPS and UPS trucks storage compartments can be well below freezing. Products left on porches or in mailboxes will be further subjected to sub-freezing temps.  A customer Diane D. of Coon Rapids, MN […]

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A Lemon-a-day can keep the doctor away

Drinking a glass of lemon juice each day can give you a variety of benefits: *It is rich in antioxidants, neutralizing free-radicals. *It stimulates the production of hydrochloric acid in the stomach to aid in digestion. *However, the alkalizing salts in the lemon will help cause the body to be more alkaline and less acidic. […]

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Olive Oil cheating update

Seagate previously posted on this subject in a May 2016, Olive Oil Industry Growth & Cheating. That article detailed the flow of olive oil from Italy into the U.S., over 110,000 tons/year, and how most of it was adulterated either with other vegetable oils, oils from North African and Eastern European countries, or 2nd press […]

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A Question about Nasal Polyps and Olive Leaf Nasal Spray

  A customer name Mary posted a question last week about her husband’s nasal polyps — would the Olive Leaf Nasal Spray help get rid of his polyps which have completely blocked the flow of air into his nose? Seagate Responded: Hello Mary, I happen to have had this same problem (unfortunately) about 15 years […]

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