Sadly, the vast majority of Americans aren’t getting enough fruits or vegetables in their diets. However, even fruits get more love than vegetables, despite the fact greens are perhaps the most crucial components in a healthy diet. Not consuming enough vegetables can lead to significant nutritional deficiencies, especially if you’re not taking any supplements or […]
For most people, making an effort to eat healthily is done with the goal of weight loss, muscle building or skin health in mind. While these are great reasons to improve your diet, we seldom consider one of the most important parts of the human body: our brain.
Iron is very important to our overall health. It helps oxygen get through our body. Although our blood carries oxygen, there must be iron in the blood for it to do this successfully. Low iron in the blood could lead to a condition called anemia. This can be very dangerous. Anemia can cause a person […]
Food is the source of our energy, the fuel of our lives. However, most people only care about what goes into their mouths and where it comes out, a process that can be simplified as “point A to point B.” But digestion isn’t as simple as that and instead, digestion could have as many points […]
Vitamin subscriptions are rising in popularity. It refers to agreeing to receive vitamins monthly from a vitamin manufacturer or provider, usually with auto pay set-up for easy payments and you have the option to cancel your subscription any time. Custom-built or personalized vitamin packs have flooded social media via Instagram and Facebook lately. But, is […]
The link between digestion and mood is now being called the “gut to brain connection.” If you have ever experienced how digestive upset can cause emotional turmoil in turn, you will probably find this description highly appropriate!
In a world where convenience is becoming a must have it may not always be the wisest of choices. We live in a world that if it is easily attainable then it must be the way to go. Faster, is not always better. Especially if it comes to our tiny humans we take care of. […]
Medicine and health are important subjects, but they’re also hard to understand sometimes. And staying abreast of the latest developments, sorting through information that floods in from every direction, can be harder still. Doctors constantly tell us the importance of a healthy diet, but what is considered healthy can change sometimes; and knowing how to […]