Health

The medicinal properties of coconut oil

The medicinal properties of coconut oil

Coconut oil has many surprising health benefits. Most of us grew up considering fats like coconut oil to be unhealthy and contribute to heart disease. Coconut oil is composed of a group of unique fat molecules known as medium-chain fatty acids (MCFA). Although they are technically classified as saturated fats, this kind […]

by July 15, 2018
The powerful colors in berries and heart health

The powerful colors in berries and heart health

Can the colors in berries help prevent heart attacks? Let’s look at the colors in berries and hearth health. Berries contained antioxidants called anthocyanins, which are the compounds that give berries their red, blue, or purple colors. These anthocyanins help regulate the antioxidant and anti-inflammatory systems in our bodies. Now, […]

by July 14, 2018
Sesame seeds are better than Tylenol for arthritis

Sesame seeds are better than Tylenol for arthritis

According to the CDC: “Osteoarthritis (OA) is a disease of the entire joint involving the cartilage, joint lining, ligaments, and underlying bone.” These tissues break down and lead to pain and stiffness. Nutritious foods are some of the best medicines. An exciting new study from Iran shows that sesame seeds […]

by July 12, 2018
Exercise helps prevent depression in teenagers

Exercise helps prevent depression in teenagers

Healthy living is a life style and is also all about staying educated on the latest medical research that can help improve your life. With all the advancements in technology and the busy lifestyle that we live in the United States, exercise is becoming an afterthought with adults and kids. According […]

by July 11, 2018
Lyme disease management tips

Lyme disease management tips

Lyme disease, also known as Borreliosis, is a bacterial infection which is most common in the Northeast and Midwest United States. Lyme disease is usually spread through tick bites. It first causes a rash, headache, and fatigue, but can eventually become serious and affect the heart and nervous system. Early […]

by July 10, 2018
8 nutrients to keep your brain alert

8 nutrients to keep your brain alert

As people age, the brain is more susceptible to cognitive decline, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. In the March 2015 issue of Food Technology from the Institute of Food Technologists, editor Linda Milo Ohr writes about 8 nutrients to keep your brain alert. 1. Blueberries: These potent little berries are very […]

by July 7, 2018
Turmeric may help fight drug-resistant tuberculosis

Turmeric may help fight drug-resistant tuberculosis

Turmeric may help fight drug-resistant tuberculosis The benefits of most potent spice in the world keeps coming.  According to a new study, turmeric may help fight drug-resistant tuberculosis. Turmeric is one of the most potent healing spices in the world. It is one the most researched plants in the world. […]

by July 6, 2018
A little miracle called: The Schizandra berry

A little miracle called: The Schizandra berry

Do you want to look forever young? Have more energy? Be brain sharp? It seems to be everybody’s dream. We have the answer for you and it is called The Schizandra berry. As seen on Dr. Oz, the Schizandra Berry may be able to help you achieve all that. The Schizandra Berry has been […]

by July 5, 2018