February 08, 2019
Poor nutrition is one of the causes of depression. Having a healthy and balanced diet is the key to a healthy body and mind. Included in that balanced diet are vitamins and minerals that come from fruits and vegetables. Many of us today skip out on fruits and vegetables for greasy cheeseburgers, carbonated drinks, and quick, processed snacks. Vitamins and Minerals are an important part of our balanced diet and must not be ignored. Omega 3s fatty acid Remember I’d mentioned above, how junk food with grease and fats are a major no-no for the health of your...
November 22, 2018
A vegan diet excludes the consumption of animal products including meat, eggs, and dairy. A lot of people choose to adapt to this diet for ethical, environmental and health reasons. A vegan diet has become a popular trend as it may result in various health benefits, such as: Weight loss Blood sugar control Improve heart health 15% lower risk of developing cancer Reducing symptoms of arthritis Reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease About Omega-3 Avoiding consuming meat and dairy products may put you at risk of certain nutrient deficiencies. A vegan diet limits the intake of Omega-3 fatty...
April 11, 2018
What is it? Hemp oil or hempseed oil is obtained by pressing hemp seeds. Cold pressed, unrefined hemp oil is dark to clear light green in color, with a nutty flavour. ... It should not be confused with hash oil, a tetrahydrocannabinol-containing oil made from the Cannabis flower, hailed by some for its medicinal qualities. Why Take it? They're packed with minerals such as potassium, magnesium, iron, zinc,calcium, and phosphorus, plus microelements like strontium, thorium, arsenic and chromium. High in essential fatty acids, Omega 6 and omega 3, hemp oil can be used to increase immunity, counteract aging skin and improve cardiovascular health. Are there any extra things that its good for? It has also shown...
October 29, 2016
What is protein powder? Protein powder is something that everyone needs to use after they’ve worked out. Proteins are extremely important nutrients for the body. Your body needs them in order for new cells to grow and the old ones to repair themselves. And while you are growing up, and hitting the gym, trying to get those six-pack abs requires protein to be present in your body. Due to the fact that your body requires some high-quality protein, protein powder happens to be the easiest and the most convenient source. Now, the most common way of consuming this protein...
October 02, 2016
Foods from Mediterranean countries, such as Spain, Greece and Italy, are known to have health benefits and add years to your life. They are mainly plant- and protein-based foods, like fruits, vegetables, nuts, grains, eggs and yoghurt. Here’s how to incorporate these into your diet: Start with a Mediterranean Breakfast For breakfast, try a fruit or vegetable smoothie that is full of vitamins, and also one of your five-a-day. You can also try granola, muesli or porridge. Or you can make your own oat bakes with nuts, dried fruit and wholegrain oats. Then a Light, Easy Lunch Soup is...