They’re everywhere these days. Processed foods and beverages claiming to be “low-fat,” “gluten-free,” or “low-calorie,” andÂ â let’s face itÂ â many of us are eating them up (no pun intended). Are all of these foods that claim to be better for our healthÂ reallyÂ healthy? The answer might surprise you. (more…)
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Do Your Food Choices Promote Health and Good Nutrition?
National Nutrition Month is a great time to remind all of you about the importance of making informed food choices for health and good nutrition. We simply cannot achieve optimal health and put ourselves in the best position to prevent disease without proper nutrition. As Dr. Ann Wigmore said, “The food you eat can be […]
What Causes Breast Pain?
Ever feel a pain in your breast that made you wonder if something was wrong? Â Our guest post is from Joyce Sobotta, Educator, Aromatherapist and Reflexologist, who has a lot to share about breast health. If you’re local, you can learn even more from Joyce at our Speaker Series on June 6th at 5:30 pm. […]
Serotonin – It’s Good Mood Food!
What if I told you the food you eat can affect your mood? Yes, there’s a definite correlation between your food and your mood! We recently hosted Tina Wankey, MS, Mental Health Therapist, from Affinity Health Systems to speak on the topic of Food On Mood. Her educational and enlightening presentation made me take a […]
Why Take Probiotics? Here’s 10 Reasons!
When you work in a supplement store you get asked a lot of questions, and one most often asked is, ” If I’m trying to get healthy, what should I take first?” Â I’ll Â suggest they talk to their healthcare practitioner about getting their vitamin D levels checked and ask if they take a good quality […]