Author Archive | Jackie Peters

The Many Sources & Health Benefits of Copper

Many people are not aware that our bodies need a small but regular intake of copper to maintain health and proper functioning. That’s right, it is an essential micro-nutrient! Since our bodies cannot synthesize this valuable element, it is critical that we acquire it elsewhere. Because copper is found naturally in plants and animals, we can obtain […]

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Causes of Anemia: Contributing Factors for Low Hemoglobin

Anemia is the most common blood disorder, affecting more than 3 million Americans. (Source)  Are you familiar with the causes of anemia? If not, this post may give you a better understanding of this prevalent condition and how it is manifested in the body. Your Blood & Red Blood Cells Whole blood is comprised of red blood cells, white […]

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3 Reasons You Should Use Natural Makeup

  There is a lot of controversy surrounding skincare and makeup product safety these days. Manufacturers of conventional items in this industry site experts who believe that trace amounts of chemicals are not harmful to humans. Healthy living advocates say that all chemicals are bad, and the cumulative effect of using various contaminated products has never been […]

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Natural Pet Calming Ideas for Your Dog or Cat

  It is hard to see your beloved pet suffer through episodes of fear, stress, tension, nervousness and anxiety. Unfortunately, it is a more common problem than you may think. A good percentage of companion dogs and cats suffer with these types of symptoms. While there are prescriptions that veterinarians can prescribe, they can come […]

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Hemp Products Are Hot! 6 Must-Haves

Cannabis … It’s not just for smoking! If you’re like most people, you associate the word “cannabis” with marijuana. But, there is another important use for a plant of the genus Cannabis related to industry. In fact, it is looked upon as the valuable, versatile and renewable natural resource of the future.   Cannabis is often referred to as […]

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The Health Benefits of Cacao

Cacao has become somewhat of a superstar in the raw food craze of today’s health food movement. Its high status is only deserving for a food that Mayan and Aztec cultures are said to have believed was a “gift from the gods,” after all. But the fanfare is not based on reputation alone, as cacao […]

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