Health Topics

  • Expert Tips on How to Stop Unconscious Snacking

    We’ve all found ourselves mindlessly indulging in comfort foods from the force of habit or to try to feel better after a bad day. Unconscious snacking may feel good at the moment, but it can promote long-term consequences such as fatigue, weight gain, and an increase in cardiovascular risk factors such as high blood pressure. View Post
  • 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
  • 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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  • Hormone Balance For Women Over 50

    From the very moment we are conceived, until our final breath, ‘hormones’ play an integral part in our health and overall well-being. Each and every step of life is influenced by an ever-present cascade of hormones. Hormones have a direct regulatory impact on every cell, tissue, and organ of the ... View Post
  • Stuck in a Weight-Loss Rut? Here's How to Pull Out of It

    Weight loss can feel like a huge uphill battle for many.  Often, when we start a diet or a new program to help us achieve our goal, the weight tends to come off faster in the beginning. 

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  • 6 Ways Vitamin D Can Supercharge Your Health

    The reason vitamin D is so powerful is that most of us aren’t getting enough through our diet plan, as it’s found in so few foods. Your body can make vitamin D naturally if you’re exposed to natural sunlight for a longer period, however, this should be restricted due to the potential for skin cancer. View Post
  • Oxitang: Boosting Metabolism

    Published originally on blogger Jodie's Touch of Style  Instagram and Facebook pages with permission.I've been trying out Life Sprout's new product Oxitang. It's a metabolism booster made with Blackcurrant oil. It's made to accelerate the rate at which you burn calories and also helps in your ... View Post
  • 8 Healthy Fast Food Breakfasts That Won't Totally Sabotage Your Diet

    Are you on the go first thing in the morning and want to stop off somewhere for breakfast? You may need to think carefully as many breakfast options at restaurants and fast food establishments can easily set you back with half your day's calories or more. View Post