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Health benefits of green tea

Health benefits of green tea

There’s nothing like a hot cup of green tea to get you through a long stressful day. It has a way of providing energy, soothing the soul, and refreshing your spirits. Green tea has been used for millenniums in Asia as a potent tonic for its health benefits. It is […]

by November 1, 2020
Health benefits of Aloe Vera

Health benefits of Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera is an ancient remedy that had stood the test of time. Back in ancient Egypt, aloe vera was not only used for its many health benefits, it was a plant that was considered to be “god-like.” It was so highly regarded, that the Egyptians called it the “Plant […]

by August 30, 2020
Find your diabetes risk score with a simple test

Find your diabetes risk score with a simple test

Diabetes is a group of diseases that affect how your body reacts to blood glucose, also known as blood sugar. Glucose is crucial because it is what gives energy and helps build cells and tissues. It also fuels the brain. If you have diabetes, no matter the type, it means […]

by July 9, 2020
10 reasons to eat blueberries

10 reasons to eat blueberries

Don’t let the size fool you; blueberries are powerful. These little gems are packed with health benefits and nutrients and there are many reasons to eat blueberries. Popular from Asian to Mediterranean cuisines, blueberries provide great flavor, satisfying those sweet cravings.  Let’s take a look at 10 reasons to eat […]

by May 24, 2020
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 April 16, 2020
6 reasons to eat more magnesium-rich foods

6 reasons to eat more magnesium-rich foods

6 reasons to eat more magnesium-rich foods: Magnesium is a mineral that is used in almost every part of the body. According to Medline Plus, “Magnesium is needed for more than 300 biochemical reactions in the body. It helps to maintain normal nerve and muscle function, supports a healthy immune […]

by March 2, 2020
Top 10 eczema foods

Top 10 eczema foods

Atopic dermatitis, or eczema, is an inflammation of the skin that causes itching. It is a long-lasting (chronic) condition that is sometimes followed by hay fever or asthma. According to Mayo Clinic, “Eczema may affect any area of your skin, but it typically appears on your arms and behind your […]

by February 29, 2020
Garlic may fight antimicrobial resistant urinary tract infections

Garlic may fight antimicrobial resistant urinary tract infections

Garlic has long been known as one of nature’s true medicines. It is a potent immune booster, helps lower cholesterol, aids in the body’s natural detox process, and has powerful anti-inflammatory properties. New research from the Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences in India now shows that garlic may fight […]

by February 27, 2020