Diet

Organic foods: The many health benefits of eating fava beans

Organic foods: The many health benefits of eating fava beans

Fava beans are similar to edamame. They come in their own personal pouch and taste delicious. They are in season from February through July, making them a spring and summer organic food. Eating organic foods like fava beans and legumes is key to optimal health. Health experts swear by them because […]

by May 12, 2014
Honey and cinnamon to lose weight fast

Honey and cinnamon to lose weight fast

This honey and cinnamon to lose  weight recipe is claimed to help you shed pounds fast in a natural way. Please remember any kind of store-bought appetite suppressant can be dangerous and may not necessarily help you with your weight loss goals. There are so many weight loss recipes out […]

by April 5, 2013
4 easy changes to lose 10 percent of your body weight

4 easy changes to lose 10 percent of your body weight

Losing weight can seem difficult. As seen on Dr. Oz, it seems that losing only 10% of your body weight is key to reaping the benefits. It improves cholesterol, blood pressure, and blood sugar. This means a lower risk of chronic diseases such as diabetes and heart disease. Not to mention, […]

by April 1, 2013
New study shows probiotics may aid with weight loss

New study shows probiotics may aid with weight loss

Probiotics are well known for their digestive health benefits. We saw how they can help boost our immune system and their ability to fight colds. There is new evidence that probiotics may be able to help lose weight. There are hormones in our bodies called ghrelin and leptin. These hormones […]

by February 5, 2013
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