Category Archives: nutrition

Beets lower blood pressure – Research Article

Are you dealing with hypertension? A new study suggests that drinking beetroot juice can help lower blood pressure in people with high blood pressure. It appears that besides being a source of vitamins A and C and iron, beetroot is … Continue reading

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Surviving Holiday Feasts – Article

The holiday season for many of us brings with it a mixture of issues and challenges. Food is used as the common thread, and as a major element of an affirming, wholesome environment in which to be social. The article … Continue reading

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B for sharp brains – Research Article

A recent study points out the importance of a simple dietary nutrient that can keep us mentally alert. It shows that low folate intake is related to the risk of memory loss or dementia later in life. How simple it … Continue reading

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4 Key Concepts to Help You Change the Way You Think About Change – Video

All of us struggle with change on our path to wellness. The video link below will teach you about concepts and stages that can support you to more effectively and confidently deal with change and be more motivated to make … Continue reading

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Diet and Cholesterol – Video

Do you have high cholesterol readings? Did you know that this is probably caused by the starches, sugars, and alcohols in your diet? Imagine eating all of the eggs you want, leaving the skin on chicken, and using butter instead … Continue reading

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Cauliflower Health Benefits – Video

Cauliflower is a heart healthy vegetable. It contains high levels of folic acid and B6 that help keep homocysteine levels from rising. In the video link below learn the other benefits of this vegetable in the cruciferous family. Plus you … Continue reading

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Reduce seizures naturally – Research Article

For those dealing with drug-resistant epilepsy, there is now an effective natural option to consider. Research indicates that, while high dosage did not work, a low dosage of omega-3 fatty acids reduces the frequency of epilepsy seizures. You and your … Continue reading

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Three Simple Choices for Remaining Healthy This Holiday Season – Article

As this year is drawing to a close, we find our calendars are beginning to fill with parties and gatherings to celebrate the November and December holidays. In the article link below learn about three simple choices that will not … Continue reading

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Nutrition for Fibromyalgia – Video

Forming a solid nutritional plan is vital for fibromyalgia sufferers who may be nutrient-depleted. The video link below notes that an anti-inflammatory, plant-based diet focusing on fresh fruits, vegetables and whole grains is highly advised for the treatment of fibromyalgia. … Continue reading

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Power Foods – Eating a Rainbow Diet – Article

To get a nutritious balance of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and other essential nutrients, try eating a “rainbow diet.” The article link below discusses the importance of the produce aisle, and using the colors of the rainbow as your guideline. Do … Continue reading

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