Protein powder is a favorite nutrient among dieters, bodybuilders and cleanse aficionados. These powders work by providing the body with one of its most basic building blocks. There are many forms of protein powder available, and each contains several of the amino acids that the body needs for energy and muscle growth.
7 Ways to Balance Your Hormones Naturally
January 20 2020
Your body is a complex network of glands, organs and processes that interact with each other through chemical messengers called hormones. This hormonal network makes up your endocrine system.
Are you Deficient in These Fat-Soluble Vitamins?
October 16 2019
In the early 20th century, it was believed that humans only required four types of nutrients: proteins, carbohydrates, fats, and minerals. Since then, our understanding of health and nutritional needs has greatly evolved.
Delicious Whey Protein Recipes That Aren't Shakes
October 15 2019
Whey protein is a type of nutritional supplement made from certain proteins that are found in dairy.
Healthy Snack Ideas for School
September 20 2018
It’s no surprise that kids love to snack, and while snacking can be part of a healthy diet, the types of snacks consumed are a variable that needs to be highly considered.
Boost your Immunity with Camu Camu Powder from California Gold Nutrition
March 26 2019
Finding superfoods that can help boost the immune system as well as energy levels is challenging, but the camu camu berry from South America offers a myriad of health benefits.
12 Natural Therapies for Migraine Headaches
February 7 2018
Migraines, often experienced as a painful, throbbing headache and sometimes causing nausea and light sensitivity, affect 1 billion people worldwide. Some studies suggest that one in seven people will experience this severe headache at some point in their life—almost one in five women and one in 15 men. In the United States, management of migraine headaches are believed to cost the healthcare system $78 billion dollars annually.
The Ultimate Guide to Amino Acids
June 10 2019
Amino acids are the building blocks of protein and are vital for a variety of bodily functions. Without protein, the human body would not be able to function as it does.
15 Alternatives to Prescription Pain Medications
February 12 2018
Acute and chronic pain has affected humans since the beginning of time. Ancient healers, shamans and, nowadays, medical doctors, naturopaths, chiropractors, and acupuncturists utilize varied approaches to treat both acute and chronic pain syndromes. Chronic pain is diagnosed when a person endures pain in a specific area for more than six weeks—it usually results from inflammation, which creates an imbalance within the body.
How to Improve Liver Health Naturally
June 17 2019
If you’ve been exploring ways to improve your health—perhaps wanting to get rid of brain fog, sluggishness, or excess weight—you’ve likely come across the concept of a liver cleanse, also known as a liver detox.
A Natural Approach to Common Health Risks for Women
November 25 2019
Auto-immune conditions, anxiety, depression, heart disease, weak bones, and digestive challenges are common ailments that women around the world are at increased risk for.
14 Ways to Reverse Inflammation
November 29 2017
The foods we eat play an integral role in either preventing or creating inflammation in the body. I frequently explain to my patients that inflammation in the body increases pain and promotes disease. Consuming a diet high in inflammation-causing sugar, saturated fats, and simple carbohydrates will lead to more pain and disease while a diet high in foods that are anti-inflammatory will do the opposite.
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