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Health benefits of kombucha

Health benefits of kombucha

Thousands of years ago, the ancient Chinese discovered kombucha, which they named “immortal health elixir” for its many health benefits. Kombucha is a mix of bacteria and yeast. To this day, the health benefits of Kombucha have been regarded as potent and almost miraculous. “Kombucha, which is also known as […]

by March 26, 2020
Turmeric boosts the immune system and fights chronic diseases

Turmeric boosts the immune system and fights chronic diseases

Turmeric, also known as the “Indian solid gold” gets its nickname not only because of its gold color, but for the fact that it is worth its weight in gold when it comes to health benefits. Turmeric remains one the most researched plants in the world. Its medicinal properties have […]

by March 25, 2020
Boost your immune system and energy with Astragalus root

Boost your immune system and energy with Astragalus root

Do you know you can boost your immune system and energy with Astragalus ? “Astragalus propinquus”  is a flowering plant in the family Fabaceae. It is one of the 50 fundamental herbs used in traditional Chinese medicine. The dried root of this herb is used in either tincture, tea or capsule form. Astragalus is an adaptogen and can help the […]

by March 24, 2020
Potency and extraordinary healing benefits of Manuka honey

Potency and extraordinary healing benefits of Manuka honey

Some facts about the healing benefits of Manuka Honey: Manuka honey comes from the flower of the Manuka bush that is native to New Zealand and has been found to have amazing anti bacterial properties. Even bandages are now being made, that contain traces of Manuka honey to stop the […]

by March 16, 2020
The dangers of high fructose corn syrup

The dangers of high fructose corn syrup

There have been many ads and debates in the media about high fructose corn syrup (HFCS). While the food industry claims that corn syrup does not cause harm, the statistics tell another story. The average American has increased their HFCS consumption from zero to about 60 pounds per person per […]

by March 5, 2020
6 reasons to eat more magnesium-rich foods

6 reasons to eat more magnesium-rich foods

6 reasons to eat more magnesium-rich foods: Magnesium is a mineral that is used in almost every part of the body. According to Medline Plus, “Magnesium is needed for more than 300 biochemical reactions in the body. It helps to maintain normal nerve and muscle function, supports a healthy immune […]

by March 2, 2020
Top 10 eczema foods

Top 10 eczema foods

Atopic dermatitis, or eczema, is an inflammation of the skin that causes itching. It is a long-lasting (chronic) condition that is sometimes followed by hay fever or asthma. According to Mayo Clinic, “Eczema may affect any area of your skin, but it typically appears on your arms and behind your […]

by February 29, 2020
Almond milk recipe

Almond milk recipe

A healthy almond milk recipe. It is simple, fast and you control the ingredients. Almond milk is a great alternative to dairy milk and a great base component for any smoothie. Almonds are powerhouses when it comes to health benefits and are gluten-free and low in carbs. Almond milk recipe: 3 cups raw […]

by February 26, 2020