Mind Your Magnesium!

Mind Your Magnesium!

The mineral that makes magic… Magnesium is the new miracle mineral and for good reason. For starters, it aids in your digestion, is the building block for DNA, helps us deal with stress, prevents kidney stones and creates nerve connections for learning and memory. For women, a magnesium supplement may be worth Continue reading

The Sour Reality of Artificial Sweeteners

The Sour Reality of Artificial Sweeteners

How These Low-Calorie “Cheats” are Making You Fat, and the Best NATURAL Alternative There are chemicals hiding in our food, drinks, and even some supplements, silently sabotaging our health. These chemicals were long touted as healthy diet solutions. You can find them in nearly all low-calorie foods, and in pink, blue or Continue reading

15 Ways to Relieve Stress (And the Science to Back Them Up!)

15 Ways to Relieve Stress (And the Science to Back Them Up!)

  Some techniques to trigger a calm mentality, reverse production of stress hormones and decrease blood pressure 1. Take a deep breath. Deep breathing, or simple breathing exercises, help reduce tension and relieve stress by supplying the body with an extra boost of oxygen. Shallow breathing stimulates your nervous system and, Continue reading

Parasites: The Health Threat No One Talks About

Parasites: The Health Threat No One Talks About

Research shows that 1 in 3 Americans test positive for parasites. Whether it’s because they’re gross or embarrassing, parasites don’t get discussed like they should. So we’re breaking the ice! With too many of us affected, it’s time we talk about how we “pick up” these parasites, how we know when Continue reading

9 Bad Habits to Break…ASAP!

9 Bad Habits to Break…ASAP!

We all have at least one—a bad habit. But sometimes it can stop being a casual action and start interfering with your health. A habit is often instinctual and unintentional. The good news is that most of these actions are easy to avoid once you realize you’re doing them. Break Continue reading