Drinks

Heart health smoothie

Heart health smoothie

A heart health smoothie packed with antioxidants to keep you heart happy It is a cross between a juice and a smoothie, so you get many of the healing benefits. Try to drink it on a regular basis. Almonds: Almonds are powerhouses when it comes to health benefits and are gluten-free and low in carbs. A study from the […]

by June 16, 2013
Kidney stone juice

Kidney stone juice

Our kidneys are one of the most crucial organs of all. They act as a filtration system, getting rid of waste products. To keep our kidneys working well, it is important to adopt the right diet. Kidney stones are hard masses that form from crystals in the urine. According to the National Kidney […]

by June 15, 2013
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