Health Benefits of Foods

Why it is important to soak nuts and seeds before you eat them

Why it is important to soak nuts and seeds before you eat them

Why it is important to soak nuts and seeds before you eat them. Nuts and seeds are highly regarded for their benefits and you should buy them organic. The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet recommends about 1/3 cup of nuts 3-5 times a week to lower blood pressure. […]

by September 15, 2019
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The many health benefits of eating green peas

There are so many health benefits of eating green peas. Green peas are a favorite amongst kids and adults alike, because of their sweet taste. Please try to buy organic ones. They are a healthy source of protein as they are part of the legumes family. Let’s take a look at the […]

by September 14, 2019
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Horseradish: Nature’s next big antibiotic?

Horseradish: Nature’s next big antibiotic? Lately, we have talked a lot about the subject of antibiotics. While these substances can be great for you in natural forms, they are being way over-prescribed. The overuse of antibiotics is now an epidemic in the United States and it is creating antibiotic resistance. […]

by September 13, 2019
Fish with low mercury

Fish with low mercury

Fish and shellfish are a very important part of our diets, because of their high protein content and healthy fats including omega-3 fatty acids, which have antioxidant effects.  A balanced diet should contain fish as they contribute to heart health. Women and young children in particular should include fish or […]

by September 12, 2019
New study suggests that green tea may boost weight loss

New study suggests that green tea may boost weight loss

There’s nothing like a cup of green tea to get you through a long stressful day. It has a way of providing energy, soothing the soul, and refreshing your spirits. Green tea has been used for millenniums in Asia as a potent tonic for its health benefits. It is made […]

by September 11, 2019
The many surprising health benefits of drinking coffee

The many surprising health benefits of drinking coffee

Organic tea has always been considered a drink of choice, yet coffee has been the subject of much controversy in the health world. Things are changing and several studies are now showing that drinking organic coffee provides many health benefits. We have already seen how drinking coffee may be good […]

by September 10, 2019
The top five natural antibiotic foods

The top five natural antibiotic foods

The overuse of antibiotics is now an epidemic in the United States. They are prescribed for almost everything. The issue with too much antibiotics is that they kill good bacteria in the gut, which makes it more difficult to fight infections in the future. Our immune system gets used to […]

by September 9, 2019
Best foods and tips to kill parasites in your body

Best foods and tips to kill parasites in your body

Eating fresh, organic foods is key to optimal health. Adopting a good diet can prevent many problems, including parasites. There are many ways that parasites can enter your body. Consuming uncooked meat, contaminated fruits and vegetables, or contaminated water are the most common ways of contracting them. When you have […]

by September 8, 2019