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  • Gut feelings: what happens when you have poor digestion and how you can make it better

    Originally published on Health & Nature News How good is your gut instinct?  For many people it might seem like all their gut ever does is complain.  Nausea, diarrhea, stomach cramps, constipation, bloating, flatulence- these are never fun conditions to deal with.  On top of being unpleasant,... View Post
  • Why Are Fats Important in Your Diet? The Benefits of Healthy Fats

    Why are fats important in a healthy diet? From hormone health to weight management, dietary fat plays several essential roles.

    Dietary fat has had a pendulum-like reputation for the last several decades. Once demonized as a leading cause of heart disease, dietary fat is now on the upswing, featured in promising medical research and meal prep programs such as the ketogenic diet.

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  • Probiotics Versus Digestive Enzymes: The Difference You Need To Know

    One area of health that many people tend to overlook, is digestive health. You likely keep up on the latest in nutrition information – how many calories you should eat and what the best macro split may be. You might also be considering which superfoods you should be adding to your diet to achieve your primary health goals.

    All of this focus and attention to your diet is great, but you are missing out on one particular element: your digestive health.

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  • The Fat That Could Save Your Life - Are You Getting Enough?

    Times are changing and gone are the days where fat was viewed as the enemy. Now we know very well that fat can fuel the body and serve to provide many health benefits as well.

    This said, it all does come down to which type of fat you’re eating. Eat the wrong fats and you’ll actually do yourself a disservice and cause health problems.

    Eat the right fat and it’s going to do wonders for your health and well-being. Today we’re here to talk about one fat in particular that you definitely need to get on the bandwagon with if you aren’t already. That fat? Omega-3 fatty acids.

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  • The Best Foods For Your Bone Health

    To promote strong bones, your diet is extremely important. The foods you eat on a day to day basis will have a strong influence over your health going forward, so let’s take a closer look at some of the most important bone-boosting choices to include in your menu. View Post
  • The Amazing Egg

    A staple protein source since the beginning of time, eggs are highly versatile and pack in a lot of nutrition. Sadly, eggs often get a bad rap because many think they need to be avoided due to containing too much cholesterol.

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  • 8 Signs Your Immune System Is Weak And What You Can Do About It

    In light of the recent COVID-19 outbreak that is currently sweeping the nation as it’s become classified as a world pandemic, many of you are going to be wondering what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting this disease. The answer is obvious: self-isolation. If you aren’t currently suff... View Post
  • The Coronavirus: What You Really Need To Know

    It's easy to get swept up in the fearmongering that has been steadily increasing over the last few weeks with regards to the coronavirus (COVID-19). While it seems we can't go a minute without some new update on this anxiety-inducing outbreak, we have to keep a cool head, filter any incoming information and, most importantly, rely on the facts. So let's break it down. View Post