Disease Prevention

Find your diabetes risk score with a simple test

Find your diabetes risk score with a simple test

Diabetes is a group of diseases that affect how your body reacts to blood glucose, also known as blood sugar. Glucose is crucial because it is what gives energy and helps build cells and tissues. It also fuels the brain. If you have diabetes, no matter the type, it means […]

by July 9, 2020
Smart choices for a healthy prostate

Smart choices for a healthy prostate

“Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in American men.” The prostate is a vital part of the male reproductive system, as it generates and stores semen. As we age, the risk for developing prostate cancer increases, so it is important to maintain a healthy prostate. Adding […]

by July 8, 2020
Hundreds of reasons to use turmeric

Hundreds of reasons to use turmeric

Hundreds of reasons to use turmeric Turmeric is one of the most potent and most researched plant in the world. Its medicinal properties have been the subject of over 6000 peer-reviewed and published biomedical studies. Turmeric is packed with antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties for our overall health. There are so many reasons to […]

by June 2, 2020
Five daily servings of fruits and vegetables are key to a longer life

Five daily servings of fruits and vegetables are key to a longer life

Five daily servings of fruits and vegetables are key to a longer life. Fresh organic foods are packed with antioxidants and unique nutrients that can keep the immune system in top shape. The nutrients in these organic foods can also help prevent and treat disease. We have already seen how eating […]

by June 1, 2020
Natural remedies for hives

Natural remedies for hives

Urticaria, more commonly known as hives, is an allergy attack that occurs on the skin. It can be caused by many factors, including pet dander, food allergies, dust, and pollen. Our immune system senses a problem and creates hives on our bodies’ first line of defense, which is the skin. […]

by May 9, 2020
How to exercise and enjoy the outdoors if you are an allergy sufferer

How to exercise and enjoy the outdoors if you are an allergy sufferer

Spring is a beautiful season where flowers bloom and the weather is comfortably pleasant. It is a season that represents rebirth, life, and new beginnings. However, for any allergy sufferer it can be the most dreaded season of the year Many allergy sufferers avoid the outdoors and even reduce all activities […]

by May 8, 2020
Almonds and dark chocolate stroke prevention smoothie

Almonds and dark chocolate stroke prevention smoothie

Eating organic foods and including them in smoothie recipes and drinks is key to reaching optimal health and to disease prevention. According to Mayo Clinic, “A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted or severely reduced, depriving brain tissue of oxygen and food. Within minutes, brain […]

by April 16, 2020
What is Ayurvedic medicine?

What is Ayurvedic medicine?

Ayurvedic medicine, also known as Ayurveda, is an ancient medical system. It is one of the world’s oldest systems, and some experts even consider it the oldest. It is a holistic medical science, meaning that it focuses on the entire person, rather than just the condition alone. Ayurvedic medicine includes […]

by April 11, 2020