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We often hear people referring to science-based naturopathic medicines as homeopathic, and many often lump Spiritual-based remedies into the mix as well. However, they all have a unique definition and their own way of treating ailments. At Earth MD we use natural medicine based on research and we want to take the opportunity to explain why, as well as the differences between the other approaches. We personally do not use homeopathic or spiritual medicines. However, we wanted to represent them fairly and will discuss the pros and cons of each in case someone wants to try them out. If you are a person that uses either and it works well for you and/or your pets, then we are glad you found a natural alternative that is effective!

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With stress increasing in today’s society, whether it be from school, jobs, or just everyday life, stress in our pets is also increasing. Have you ever noticed that when you get upset about something your dog either tries to comfort you or starts acting odd? Our pets emulate our emotions, whether good or bad. A high-strung individual is much more likely to have a high-strung dog. However, some dogs and cats simply feel anxious in certain situations. The most common include trips to the vet, being left alone (separation anxiety), and thunderstorms. People now-a-days are searching for remedies for their stressed-out pups. Let me introduce Earth MD’s Calming Aid.

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The leaf of the olive tree has been touted for its many benefits. From ancient times it has been used medicinally and in food. The phenolic compounds it contains are what produce these benefits, mainly a certain one called oleuropein. This magnificent compound has fairly potent antimicrobial capabilities, including antibiotic and antifungal properties. Some people have used it to fight bacterial infection by making it into a salve or feeding it directly. What we usually recommend it for is to fight yeast infections (ie. FUNGUS).

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Our new Weight Control supplement will not make your pet magically lose weight, but we come as close as possible! The ingredients we put together are not part of a fad, they are backed by science and this article is here to prove it to you.

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Today we will be talking about the natural de-wormer, DE Plus (formerly Worm Aid). Deworming can be something that pet owners find a bit of a nuisance. However, this worm aid can be given to pets on their food or mixed with something yummy. No drops you have to give a million times per day and no pills to shove in their mouth! Below we will go through each of the ingredients and discuss how they work.

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