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Froyo: Conceptually Cool But Usually Unhealthy Snack

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 13:04

Froyo is a cute word that marketers gave frozen yogurt years ago. This clever little word breeds curiosity while at the same time creating confusion as to it’s true nature. Is it something new, or is froyo simply a new word for something you already know? There are a few local companies out there that […]

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8 Ways To Take The Stress Out Of College Studying

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 06:00

As a student, it feels as though stress is a constant companion in your everyday life. You may even feel as though it works to motivate you, getting you through all the classes and assignments that are required of you. However, if you can’t keep on top of it, too much stress can actually cause […]

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Different Types of Milks Offer Different Benefits

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 12:54

A stroll down the milk aisle of your grocery store might have you doing double takes. Soy Milk, rice Milk, coconut milk, almond milk, low-fat, unsweetened, fortified . . . the list goes on! There are a plethora of different types of milk, each with distinct advantages. Dairy milk is one of the most popular forms of […]

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Soma Water Filters: Cleaner Water & Cleaner World

Sun, 04/16/2017 - 10:58

Water filters are a way to help ensure we reduce the amount of potentially toxic chemicals we are exposed to. Soma is a company that endeavors to reimagine what a water filter and water bottle can be. Soma makes BPA free water filter pitchers and glass water bottles from uniquely-pure and sustainable materials and offers […]

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The Best Mattresses for Rejuvenating Sleep

Sat, 04/15/2017 - 13:19

Sleep is the great healer, capable of helping to restore our natural balance and repair the many damages life can deal us. Better understanding the best mattress for you can help to ensure you are doing all in your power to help facilitate a restful night’s sleep for yourself. Even a single missed night’s sleep […]

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Are Fish Oil Supplements Really Worth the Money?

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 03:30

Most people are aware of the importance of getting enough omega 3 fatty acids into their diets. We are continuously reminded of how crucial this is in order to stay healthy and maintain proper nutrition. One way we are recommended to do so through the use of supplements, but are fish oil supplements really worth the […]

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When A Colon Cleanse May be Right For You

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 16:53

A Colon Cleanse has been used throughout time to help boost our natural detoxifying systems. It helps to remove toxins from the digestive tract and can help clear out stool that is stuck. Biofilms and other fungal species like Candida love to attach to compacted fecal matter in the colon. Colon cleanses, also known by […]

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Garcinia Cambogia: A Review of Research, Benefits, & Supplements

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 05:39

Garcinia Cambogia is a tropical fruit native to Southeast Asia and some parts of India. Recent years have seen much interest in Garcinia Cambogia for weight loss applications, much of which has been popularized by Dr. Oz. Pure Garcinia Cambogia extract contains high levels of a compound called Hydroxycitric Acid—which has been linked to weight loss. As […]

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5 Awesome Essential Oils That Can Give You Beautiful Skin

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 04:30

It’s no secret how beneficial essential oils are. In addition to the health benefits they offer, they also make a great natural beauty solution to a number of skin concerns. They can treat acne, soothe dry skin and even slow down the signs of skin aging. If you are still not buying the idea, here’s […]

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Alt. Cancer Doctor Burzynski Wins in Texas Court

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 03:00

A Texas Court ruled in a 3-year long case regarding Dr. Stanislaw Burzynski on accusations of misleading patients and being a threat to public health. Prosecution was seeking $360,000 in damages, restitution to a patient, and public reprimanding with the ability to strip Dr. Burzynski of his Medical License. The court ruled that a $60,000 fine […]

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Pomegranate: Antioxidant-Rich Superfood

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 08:37

Pomegranate trees produce some of the most-enigmatic fruits in the world. A Pomegranate holds a bountiful collection of antioxidants and phytochemicals renowned for their many health benefits. Pomegranate juice has been found to help fight cancer, help stabilize cholesterol, and to even fight dental plaque. Many pomegranate juices and products aren’t what they claim to […]

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Protein Bars: How to Find Quality Nutrition Products

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 13:27

Protein bars are a great way to help ensure proper nutrition when on the go. Our modern aspirations and traveling abilities have far outstretched the reach of our evolutionary body, and to survive in modern times we often need to rely on modern means. Protein is one of our most essential nutrients, and protein bars […]

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Colostrum: Immune Boosting Powerhouse

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 18:55

Colostrum is a special nutrient-dense type of milk that is produced by many mammals directly after child birth. This ‘mother’s first milk‘ type of breast milk is regarded as being the seed of the immune system and growth in many aspects. Baby’s are naturally exposed to Colostrum when breast-feeding, and in animals have been known […]

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Matcha: Super Powered Powder With Benefits

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 18:27

Matcha is special form of green tea made from Camellia sinensis plants that have been harvested in a unique way which helps increase natural levels of caffeine and l-theanine. Matcha has origins in traditional Chinese culture, though it has become popular on a global scale today—even Starbucks has a match latte now! Matcha tea is different […]

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Kefir: A Probiotic Rich Fermented Drink With Many Benefits

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 18:51

Kefir is a potent fermented drink that is produced by allowing healthy and beneficial bacteria to grow in certain foods like cow’s milk. Similar to Kombucha, kefir drinks are first started with kefir grains, which serve as the ‘mother’ to begin the fermentation process. Kefir grains are tiny gelatinous clumps of bacteria and yeast that […]

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Cryotherapy: Modernized Whole Body Cold Therapy

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 17:17

Cryotherapy is a relatively new physical therapy that has been gaining tremendous popularity in the United States. Celebrity and professional athlete endorsements have led to a slew of local Cryotherapy spas popping up in local areas. Simply put; cryotherapy involves 2-5 minute exposures of extremely low temperatures as a means to promote health benefits and […]

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5 Great TED Talks About Stress

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 12:27

Everyone deals with stress, and in the modern world of constant movement and commerce, it can seem a never-ending fountain of opposition. There are many approaches that can reduce stress, avoid stress, and even use t to your advantage! TED Talks are all about spreading powerful ideas from spectacular people. Over the years, TED Talks […]

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Plexus Slim Review: A Helpful Aid in Weight Loss

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 17:50

Plexus Slim is a dietary weight loss product designed with natural ingredients to help facilitate the healthy reduction of extra fat. Plexus Slim contains a Non-GMO proprietary blend of herbs including #alpha-lipoic acid, Garcinia Cambogia, and alpha-lipoic acid. These compounds are known to help encourage weight loss during a weight loss program. Plexus Slim shouldn’t […]

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Iaso Tea Review: What You Need to Know

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 13:41

Iaso tea is a very popular detox tea product sold by Total Life Changes. It is a caffeine-free green tea/herbal tea blend that includes some very powerful ingredients. This tea has become popular for it’s ability to help facilitate the body’s natural detoxification processes, as well as supporting the liver and kidney. Powerful ingredients such […]

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Niagen: Anti-Aging Vitamin B3 Supplement

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 11:11

Naigen is the name of a new form of Vitamin B3, patented and produced by the company Chromadex. Niagen has shown remarkable anti-aging and performance-boosting ability, capable of reversing the effects of aging in animal studies. Niagen, also called Nicotinamide Riboside or Nicotinamide Riboside Chloride (NS), is a compound that is deeply involved in your body’s ability to produce energy. Your […]

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