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Potassium-rich foods cut stroke and death risk

Potassium-rich foods cut stroke and death risk

Fresh organic foods are packed with antioxidants and unique nutrients that boost the immune system and help us reach optimum health. New research says that potassium-rich foods cut stroke and death risk. It seems that postmenopausal women who eat potassium-rich foods have a lower risk of stroke and death than women […]

by May 15, 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 May 12, 2018
Broccoli and garlic can fight cancer

Broccoli and garlic can fight cancer

We have heard how good broccoli and garlic are for us. There is more promising news that broccoli and garlic can fight cancer. Cancers such as melanoma, prostate cancer, and some types of leukemia weaken the body by over-driving the immune system. Researchers from the University of Copenhagen discovered that […]

by May 3, 2018
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How to lower your blood pressure naturally

Do you want to know how to lower your blood pressure naturally? Let’s take a look at some simple tips on how you can get started. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 75 million American adults have high blood pressure (that is about 1 in […]

by May 1, 2018
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Yoga poses to help relieve anxiety

We are giving you some yoga poses to help relieve anxiety. Yes, yoga really can help reduce symptoms of anxiety and depression! Yoga is an ancient Indian practice that spans across many millenniums. It is great to strengthen the body and relax the mind, but that is only scratching the surface […]

by April 20, 2018
Are broccoli leaves the new kale?

Are broccoli leaves the new kale?

There are so many reasons to eat broccoli. It is part of the cruciferous vegetable family, which means it is packed with nutrients, vitamins, and minerals for overall health. More and more studies show that broccoli leaves the new kale Did you know that broccoli also has leaves that are very […]

by April 13, 2018
Why you should eat kale and cilantro to detox

Why you should eat kale and cilantro to detox

The human body is exposed to toxins every day, through environmental factors, food, water, and more. These toxins can enter the body and the bloodstream, where they slow digestion, cause weight gain, and promote chronic diseases. This is why it is crucial to detoxify and get rid of toxins in […]

by April 12, 2018