Nutrition

healthy halloween treats
When you think of Halloween treats, what comes to mind? Most people would say chocolate bars, sugary lollipops or candied apples, but health-conscious snackers might struggle to find diet-friendly options to satisfy their sweet tooth. Last year I shared four guilt-free options for healthy Halloween ... Read More
health benefits of pumpkin
Now that the fall season is officially upon us, pumpkin mania is back in full swing. Walking down the aisle of any grocery store this time of year you’ll notice an abundance of pumpkin flavored everything, from coffee to cereal and even protein powder. While these artificial flavors are mostly jus... Read More
anti-aging superfoods
When it comes to anti-aging skincare, what do you typically think of? Infomercials with a celebrity spokesperson might tell you expensive lotions and pricy serums are the secret to the fountain of youth, but it’s actually much simpler (and much more cost effective) than that. The truth is, anti-ag... Read More
celebrity weight loss
Celebrity weight loss is always in the news. A celebrity is always in the public eye and the camera packs on an extra 10 pounds. It’s important to pay attention to celebrity weight loss because they can be an example of what to do or not to do. Celebrities are always looking for publicity and are ... Read More
lose weight fast
For many people, the end of the summer means one thing - the start of a new diet. The added calories from months of backyard barbecues might be weighing on your mind, and upcoming “food holidays” such as Thanksgiving and Christmas probably have you stressing about finding the time to slim down f... Read More
health and wellness apps
Technology is here to stay and the growth in Health and Wellness Apps continues to rise. Whether you need to lose weight, get motivated to exercise, reduce stress, decrease exposure to toxins or manage health conditions, there are health and wellness apps that can help. I have use some and reviewed ... Read More
Vitamin D Deficiency
With the summer season in full swing, warnings about the dangers of sun exposure are at an all-time high. You spend June through August lathered up in sunscreen, sitting in the shade with UV protective clothing to keep your skin safe from the summer sun’s strong rays. While your skin might thank y... Read More
The Types of Sugar – Are All Sugars Created Equal?
Sugar is as addictive as cocaine. It’s no wonder we fall prey to all of the marketing hype surrounding different types of sugar that have so-called “health benefits.” Sugar is sugar, regardless of its source. Sugar causes inflammation regardless of its source. Sugar-containing substances diffe... Read More
12 Foods That Improve Memory and Benefit Anti-Aging
As we grow older, inevitably our minds change. Synapses don’t fire like they once did and you may find that you’re unable to recall information as sharply as you used to. Some are tempted to turn to some miracle pill or supplement to help keep their minds sharp. However, the solution to a better... Read More
The Difference is Clear - How Water Aids Medical Weight Loss
The number of weight loss diets available today is incredibly high. They’re all different from one another and some are more effective than others. However, nearly all of them have one thing in common: they all encourage people to drink more water. Proper hydration may be the most important, and t... Read More