Health Topics

  • Benefits of a (More) Plant-Based Diet for Seniors

    The benefits of a plant-based diet for seniors include increased weight loss, decreased inflammation, and a lower risk of disease. Here’s why you should try it. View Post
  • Get Stronger, Build Muscle and Benefit from More Rest Time

    As we age, we are fighting against natural degradation of connective tissue, joint health, and muscle mass. Living a sedentary life will dramatically increase the rate of breakdown while increasing your risk for injury. The best way to halt age-related breakdown is to focus on building functional strength and lean muscle tissue through a resistance training program. View Post
  • Treatments for Osteo and Rheumatoid Arthritis

    (Originally published on Health & Nature News with permission) As we get older, way too many of us begin to notice the snap, crackle, and pop of some of our most-used joints as we try to go about our day bending and twisting as we did in our youth. We might go throughout our day in extreme di... View Post
  • 5 Ingredients to Stop Inflammation and Support Joint Health

    What do headaches, arthritis, and wounds have in common? Inflammation. With the best of intentions, our bodies trigger inflammatory responses. For example, after an injury or when defending from harmful bacteria. While necessary, inflammation has a darker side too. Diet-induced inflammation, for... View Post