Drinks

Kidney health smoothie

Kidney health smoothie

Our kidneys play an extremely vital role in our health. They remove waste products and excess fluid from our bodies through our urine. According to the National Kidney Foundation, “The production of urine involves highly complex steps of excretion and re-absorption. This process is necessary to maintain a stable balance […]

by March 4, 2014
Probiotic smoothie

Probiotic smoothie

What are probiotics? “Probiotics are live microorganisms (in most cases, bacteria) that are similar to the beneficial microorganisms naturally found in the human gut”, states Dr. Oz . These good bacteria have shown benefits in weight loss and even help boost the immune system, but the most potent benefits of […]

by March 3, 2014
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 February 22, 2014
Apple, celery and oranges bone health smoothie

Apple, celery and oranges bone health smoothie

Bones are living tissue, which are being replaced constantly. As we get older, bone conditions like osteoporosis become more common, making bones brittle and weak. Eating the right foods and drinking potent juices  and smoothies can help keep your bones strong. According to Mayo Clinic, “Osteoporosis affects men and women […]

by February 20, 2014
Stress relief smoothie

Stress relief smoothie

Stress is one of the biggest causes of rapid aging and heart diseases. Eating the right foods and drinking healthy smoothies like this stress relief smoothie can help the brain and the body deal with stress. This stress relief smoothie is packed with stress fighting ingredients. Apples: They are filled […]

by February 17, 2014
Eye health smoothie

Eye health smoothie

A delicious eye health smoothie recipe. Our eyes are our life. As humans, we are very visual, so it is important that we keep our eyes in healthy condition. This smoothie is packed with antioxidants that are essential to a good vision. Let’s take a look at the ingredients. Blueberries: […]

by February 9, 2014
Brain boosting smoothie

Brain boosting smoothie

Eating foods that are good for the brain may help fend off bad moods and prevent brain related diseases. This brain boosting smoothie is packed with healthy ingredients such as bananas, avocados, mint, and Rhodiola rosea. Let’s take a look at this brain boosting smoothie recipe. Avocados:  They are a […]

by February 8, 2014
Constipation relief smoothie

Constipation relief smoothie

Constipation is a common and frustrating condition. According to Mayo Clinic, “Chronic constipation is infrequent bowel movements or difficult passage of stools that persists for several weeks or longer.” Including dietary fiber in the diet can aid with constipation. This delicious smoothie is full of fiber and will help relieve […]

by February 7, 2014