Health

Nature’s potent multi-vitamins: Cruciferous Vegetables

Nature’s potent multi-vitamins: Cruciferous Vegetables

There are so many vitamins, minerals in cruciferous vegetables, we can  learn our alphabet with them. They truly are nature’s multi-vitamins. Eating them on a regular basis will get you a good amount of vitamin A, B, C, K not to mention some folic acid and potassium and of course […]

by November 1, 2012
Rhodiola’s mega health benefits

Rhodiola’s mega health benefits

Rhodiola Rosea, also known as “Arctic Root” or “Golden Root” is an herb native to Asia and has been used medicinally in regions around the world for centuries. Let’s look at Rhodiola’s mega health benefits and why it is often called nature’s antidepressant: Antioxidant effects: Rhodiola behaves as a powerful antioxidant […]

by October 30, 2012
Can dark chocolate make you thinner?

Can dark chocolate make you thinner?

We heard about Dr. William Sears’ three squares of dark chocolate a day as the usual meal advice for Prime-Time Health. Recent findings from lead author Beatrice Golomb, M.D., Ph.D and her team found that eating chocolate frequently is linked to lower weight. Chocolate despite its sugar and fat, appears to have favorable metabolic […]

by October 29, 2012
Is raw chocolate becoming a superfood?

Is raw chocolate becoming a superfood?

We heard Dr Sears recommend three squares of extra dark chocolate, and saw how chocolate can make you thinner. Now we hear that extra dark chocolate (at least 70% organic cocoa) can ease memory tasks. Chocolate and cocoa may be good for you if you eat the right kind, which is the extra-dark […]

by October 29, 2012
The truth behind 8 common foods

The truth behind 8 common foods

After all the media alerts and your concerns about food safety, we did some research and decided to compile a list for you. Here is the truth on 8 common foods and the recommended alternatives: 1. The Pink Slime: It is often called “lean finely textured beef” (LFTB) and “boneless lean beef trimmings” (BLBT). In […]

by October 12, 2012
Monthly Breast Self Examination (BSE) Step #2

Monthly Breast Self Examination (BSE) Step #2

 We want you to take a pink step this time. Per the American Cancer Society, 1 in 8 US women will develop breast cancer over their lifetimes. Learn how to perform Monthly Breast Self Examination (BSE).                           Note: None of the […]

by October 11, 2012
Monthly Breast Self Examination lying down (BSE)

Monthly Breast Self Examination lying down (BSE)

 We want you to take a pink step this time. Per the American Cancer Society, 1 in 8 US women will develop breast cancer over their lifetimes. Learn how to perform Monthly Breast Self Examination lying down (BSE).                           Note: None […]

by October 11, 2012
Friendly bugs can help fight your cold

Friendly bugs can help fight your cold

The flu season is almost here and just in time comes a new interesting study linking the benefits of friendly bacteria “probiotics” and warding off colds. Probiotics are often called “friendly bugs.” Probiotic comes from the Greek word pro, meaning “promoting” and biotic, meaning “life.” There is some debate about […]

by October 9, 2012