Drinks

Blood pressure health juice

Blood pressure health juice

Hypertension or high blood pressure, is also called arterial hypertension. It is a medical condition. The blood pressure in the arteries is elevated. Consequently, the heart pumps harder  to circulate blood through the blood vessels. Blood pressure is summarised by two measurements, systolic and diastolic, which depend on whether the heart muscle is contracting (systole) or relaxed between beats (diastole). Eating the right foods is key […]

by June 14, 2013
Hyperthyroid drink

Hyperthyroid drink

 Hyperthyroidism is a condition in which the thyroid gland produces excessive amounts of the free thyroid hormones, triiodothyronine (T3) and/or thyroxine (T4). This is the opposite of hypothyroidism. The most common causes for hyperthyroidism are a chronically inflamed thyroid and an autoimmune condition called Graves Disease. The disease affects both sexes, but statistics […]

by June 11, 2013
Energy boosting banana and strawberry smoothie

Energy boosting banana and strawberry smoothie

An energy booster smoothie packed with antioxidants to keep you healty. It is a cross between a juice and a smoothie, so you get many of the healing benefits. Try to drink it twice a day when you simply feel tired. ✒ Blackberries have a dark color due to the Anthocyanin which are […]

by June 4, 2013
Ovarian health drink

Ovarian health drink

The American Cancer Society estimates for Ovarian cancer  in the United States for 2013 are: About 22,240 women will receive a new diagnosis of ovarian cancer. Ovarian cancer is the ninth most common cancer among women, excluding non-melanoma skin cancers. This cancer is discovered in women at advanced stages, which is associated […]

by June 4, 2013
Prostate health smoothie

Prostate health smoothie

According to Linus Pauling Institute  in Oregon, “Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in American men.” As we age, the risk for developing prostate cancer increases, so it is important to maintain a healthy prostate. Adding red pigmented foods rich in Lycopene such as tomatoes to your diet […]

by June 1, 2013
Diabetes drink

Diabetes drink

Diabetes, is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar, either because the pancreas does not produce enough insulin, or because cells do not respond to the insulin that is produced. If you are diabetic, it means that there is an excessive amount of glucose (sugar) in your blood.  According […]

by May 28, 2013
Psoriasis juice #2

Psoriasis juice #2

Another healing juice to help you with psoriasis. This juice will also aid in  getting rid of toxins. As we know, green leafy vegetables such as spinach are rich in folic acid. A deficiency in folic acid has been observed in some people who have psoriasis. Colorful fruits and vegetables […]

by May 25, 2013
Hypothyroid drink

Hypothyroid drink

Hypothyroidism happens when the thyroid gland doesn’t produce enough thyroid hormone. The disease affects both sexes, but is most common in women over age 50. The thyroid gland helps regulate the metabolism. Low thyroid levels cause the body to slow down and affect everything from appetite to body temperature. Left […]

by May 23, 2013