3 Ways Protein Powers Your Digestion

3 Ways Protein Powers Your Digestion

Digestive support can be really complicated, often involving words such as- Probiotics. Digestive Enzymes. Gluten sensitivity. Lactose intolerance. Crohn’s disease. Irritable Bowel. Activated Charcoal. Aloe. Ginger. Hydrochloric Acid. Colonoscopy. Fiber. Prebiotics....
Queue up that Quercetin!

Queue up that Quercetin!

You have likely heard the adage, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” Apples are amazing for many nutritional reasons- and in particular have been noted to support heart health with their high antioxidant content. But apples contain an important antioxidant that...
Rich Food, Poor Food Holiday Beverage Guide

Rich Food, Poor Food Holiday Beverage Guide

Just because you are in the holiday spirit, doesn’t mean that the spirits and other beverages you enjoy should be ruining your health.  As you get ready to celebrate Christmas, Hanukah, Kwanzaa & The New Year (as well as any other holiday we might be missing) we want...
Five Fall Comfort Foods That Can Help You to Slim Down!

Five Fall Comfort Foods That Can Help You to Slim Down!

With summer over and holiday season on the horizon we want to make sure not to bury our sense of healthy eating under our new fall sweaters. While this cooler weather cries out for comfort food, we don’t have to allow these seemingly richer guilty pleasures get the...
Is Your “Healthy” Diet Killing You?

Is Your “Healthy” Diet Killing You?

There is an issue that we have wanted to write about for a long time. In fact, we would love to do a whole book on this subject because we feel it is really that important! What makes this issue even more important is that not only is it essential to get this one...
5 Fixes For Your High Fat Diet

5 Fixes For Your High Fat Diet

We love fat. Our society is slowly overcoming fat-phobia, and it’s wonderful. Fat builds every cell in your body, maintains your brain, gives you energy, helps you think clearly, deal with stress, and makes sex hormones. Fat is creamy, delicious, and loaded with...
Micronutrients for Mothers-to-Be

Micronutrients for Mothers-to-Be

Planning to be a parent can be absolutely thrilling and terrifying at the same time. Especially for a first time mother, and specifically when it comes to nutrition, there are tons of questions. Am I getting enough protein? Fat? Energy? Vitamins? Minerals? Water?...
To Salt or Not To Salt… That is the Question!

To Salt or Not To Salt… That is the Question!

To salt or not to salt… that is the question! (Or as we like to say…could your low sodium diet be killing you?) When was the last time you put salt on your food? Or rather, when was the last time you or someone you know refrained from putting salt on their food?...
Is Your Omega-3 Supplement Rancid?

Is Your Omega-3 Supplement Rancid?

How to avoid the dangers of oxidized omega-3 Are you taking a fish oil supplement?  Studies show that you should be.  Omega-3 is essential to reduce inflammation and when we don’t get enough through our diets, and the vast majority of us don’t, then it opens the door...
Your Weight Loss Resolution Plan for 2018

Your Weight Loss Resolution Plan for 2018

Are you resolved to lose weight and improve your health this year…naturally? It is a new year and hundreds of thousands of individuals around the world are beginning 2018 with a promise to themselves, a New Years resolution, to lose weight. Actually, it is likely more...
The Perfect Holiday Meal

The Perfect Holiday Meal

We're ready to teach you how to survive the holidays without jeopardizing your health. When you think of the holidays, what comes to mind? Family gatherings, office parties, last minute shopping, travel and holiday treats – right? And while the holidays are a...