Health

Orange and lime flu shot juice

Orange and lime flu shot juice

Juices are a great way to get fresh organic foods in your diet. With the cold weather approaching, cold and flu season is just around the corner. This juice is packed with immune boosting vitamins and antioxidants that will help your body fight colds and flu. Let’s take a look […]

by January 18, 2019
Health benefits of okra

Health benefits of okra

Okra is a uniquely shaped vegetable, often called “lady fingers” because of its appearance. It is packed with vitamins and minerals for our health. Let’s look at the health benefits of okra. Antioxidant rich: Okra is a great source of vitamin C, vitamin E, and manganese, which are known as potent […]

by January 17, 2019
The astounding health benefits of drinking water

The astounding health benefits of drinking water

Water is life and we often take it for granted. Everyday, we lose water through normal bodily functions such as sweating and breathing. In order for your body to function properly, it is important to replenish these fluids and drink water. “The Institute of Medicine determined that an adequate intake […]

by January 15, 2019
Health benefits of pistachios

Health benefits of pistachios

Nuts make a great snack food and a nutritional alternative to unhealthy snacks such as potato chips and crackers. Pistachios are very popular in desserts because of their unique and rich taste.   Let’s looks at the health benefits of pistachios. Antioxidant rich: Pistachios are full of antioxidants, which fight […]

by January 14, 2019
Health benefits of cashews

Health benefits of cashews

Like most nuts cashews are packed with health benefits. Let’s look at the health benefits of cashews.   Healthy fats: Cashews have a lower fat content than most fats. What’s more is that most of the fats that they do contain are heart healthy monounsaturated fats. One of the healthiest […]

by January 12, 2019
Health benefits of lentils

Health benefits of lentils

Lentils have a nutty, earthy flavor and are a staple in many Asian cuisines. They make a great addition to healthy meals such as salads and soups. These little legumes pack a healthy punch. Let’s look at the health benefits of lentils. Blood sugar regulation: Lentils are great for regulating […]

by January 9, 2019
8 dairy-free calcium sources

8 dairy-free calcium sources

8 dairy-free calcium sources for you. Calcium is one of the most common minerals in the human body, and is necessary for many functions. “Calcium is required for vascular contraction and vasodilation, muscle function, nerve transmission, intracellular signaling and hormonal secretion, though less than 1% of total body calcium is […]

by January 7, 2019
A daily walk can add 7 years to your life

A daily walk can add 7 years to your life

Walking is the unsung hero when it comes to its health benefits. It is a great way to slow down your pace for a little bit, uplift your mood and is simply good for you. “If you want to add seven years to your lifespan, set aside 20 to 25 […]

by January 1, 2019