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Immune-boosting chicken and lentil soup

(via Skinny Taste) This immune-boosting chicken and lentil soup is a comforting recipe to keep your body fighting during the colder weather, which is peak cold and flu season. Souping is the new juicing. We love soups because they warm the soul, especially during the colder part of the year. All […]

by September 22, 2017
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Breastfeeding reduces the risk of developing endometriosis

Breastfeeding reduces the risk of developing endometriosis, according to the latest research from the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. According to MedlinePlus: “We found that women who breastfed for a greater duration were less likely to be diagnosed with endometriosis,” said corresponding author Leslie Farland, ScM, ScD, a research scientist at […]

by September 4, 2017
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Potent gut healing probiotic turmeric kefir tea

Kefir is one of the newest health crazes that is sweeping the nation. This potent gut healing probiotic turmeric kefir tea will refresh the all-important intestinal tract. Why is your gut so important? Besides digesting food and making it useable for the body, the gut is also key to keeping […]

by March 30, 2017
Vegetarian diets are best for health and the environment

Vegetarian diets are best for health and the environment

Vegetarian diets are best for health and the environment, according to a new position paper from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The paper highlighted the benefits of a vegetarian diet, claiming that they can reduce obesity, heart disease, diabetes, and even some types of cancers. The Academy now says […]

by December 12, 2016
Probiotics reduce stress levels and anxiety

Probiotics reduce stress levels and anxiety

Probiotics reduce stress levels and anxiety, according to the latest research from University of Missouri. Probiotics are microorganisms, often called ‘good bacteria.’ They are found in various fresh and fermented foods. Probiotics are believed to be essential to digestive and gut health because they maintain and balance essential bacteria in […]

by November 29, 2016
Dementia rates are declining in the U.S.

Dementia rates are declining in the U.S.

As awareness and treatments grow, dementia rates are declining in the U.S., according to a new study from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. According to the Alzheimer’s Association: The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that the amount of people living with dementia worldwide is estimated at 47.5 million. […]

by November 25, 2016
Denmark is becoming the first organic country ever

Denmark is becoming the first organic country ever

Denmark is becoming the first organic country ever. There are so many reasons to eat organic food. First, let’s take a look at the benefits of eating organic. Less exposure to pesticides First of all, organic foods reduce exposure to pesticides. A new study from Boise State University showed that […]

by October 21, 2016
Leonardo DiCaprio protests with Great Sioux Nation to stop Dakota Access Pipeline

Leonardo DiCaprio protests with Great Sioux Nation to stop Dakota Access Pipeline

Leonardo DiCaprio protests with Great Sioux Nation to stop Dakota Access Pipeline The Dakota Access Pipeline is a new project that consists of an approximately 1,172 mile, 30-inch diameter pipeline that will connect North Dakota to Illinois. The pipeline will be used to transport crude oil. The pipeline would cross […]

by September 18, 2016