Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Health News

Want to keep up to date with the latest nutrition, wellness, lifestyle medicine and health news? Not so keen on digging through the thousands of scientific studies you’d need to read to understand what the latest hooplah is actually about? We completely understand where you are coming from. You’ve got a million responsibilities as it is! Luckily for you, scouring the scientific literature to understand the newest health breakthrough is right in our wheelhouse. It’s kind of our favorite thing to do, actually. So, whenever there is a viral or groundbreaking health news story, we dig into the nitty-gritty scientific data and wrap it all up in a simple, straightforward summary for you! Check out all the health trends we’ve covered below!

Everything You Need to Know About Cyclospora Infection

Everything You Need to Know About Cyclospora Infection
Cyclosporiasis, an unpleasant gut infection, is becoming ever more common. Here, Aurora, our resident medicinal herbalist, breaks down what cyclosporiasis is, how to protect yourself, and how you can treat your symptoms naturally. Last Updated: July 29, 2019 Let’s talk about natural cyclosporiasis...

A Guide to Organic Foods: Are They Really Better?

A Guide to Organic Foods: Are They Really Better?
You’ve heard about “organic foods” before and you know they’re meant to be better for you, but have you ever really thought about why they’re better?   It’s not just because Jessica Alba says so!   There are so many reasons organic foods are better for...

The Dummies’ Guide to Foods that Increase Blood Pressure

Want to learn about foods that increase blood pressure?  Then you've come to the right place! Here, Ana breaks down everything you need to know about what exactly, (high) blood pressure is, its causes, and the natural foods you can eat in order to prevent it! High blood pressure...

The 13 Best Blenders for Your Healthy Lifestyle: A Fitness Expert’s Picks

The 13 Best Blenders for Your Healthy Lifestyle
If you want to give your healthy lifestyle a quick boost and take your diet to the next level, you need the best blender you can get! For the bulk of my career, I have worked between a gym and a university (I am what many would consider...

The Truth About the Raw Water Craze According to Science

The Truth About the Raw Water Craze According to Science
Have you heard about this raw water thing?  I had never heard of it until a couple of weeks ago.  And, now, all of the sudden, it seems to be everywhere!  Articles, news reports, blog posts, YouTube videos -- everybody’s talking about the raw water trend.   I’ll be honest with you and say I...

National Cancer Survivor’s Day: 5 Ways to Keep Fighting in Remission

National Cancer Survivor's Day
From the moment my grandpa got his cancer diagnosis, my family had our eyes on a single prize: remission. We were prepared for the countless doctor's visits, the trips to the hospital, the nerve-wracking waiting room campouts, the grocery store runs, the dinner preps, the Grandma-care-days and anything else we needed to do.  Any and...

Top 20 Foods For Increased Productivity in the Workplace

20 Best Foods for Productivity at Work
On the hunt for highly-nutritious whole foods for increased productivity in the workplace to make sure you’re on top of your game at work?  You’ll want to read on for the 20 best delicious (and nutritious!) options! Table Of ContentsHow are Productivity and Nutrition Linked?Nutrition, Nutrients,...

The Truth About Dairy: Is Milk Bad for You?

The Truth About Dairy: Is Milk Bad for You?
Many people want to know the truth about dairy and the dairy-free craze.  These days, limiting dairy intake is as common as the gluten-free fad was a couple years ago.  Unfortunately, people often make uninformed decisions regarding their diet when eliminating whole food groups. Dairy...

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