Why take supplements? Is eating raw fruits and vegetables enough? Eating raw plants is essential for complete nutrition, but the sad reality is that over 90% of Americans are deficient in some vitamin or mineral! It has been estimated that only 9% of the population consumes the recommended servings of fruits and veggies daily. The Read More
How to have a healthy summer during the COVID-19 pandemic
Get moving The American Heart Association (AHA) recommends exercising for overall cardiovascular health and for lowering blood pressure and cholesterol. Exercise has also been proven to improve emotional health and promote feelings of overall well-being. To find out how much exercise you need to see results, read this post. Although going to the gym may Read More
Supplements for your immune system and overall health
This year it has been more important than ever to focus on immune health whether we are paying attention to how we wash our hands, using hand sanitizer more often, or taking supplements to strengthen and enhance the immune system. Below we are sharing a sample supplement regimen to fit any active, healthy lifestyle. First Read More
What is Melatonin?
Can’t Sleep? Melatonin is a hormone made by the pineal gland, a small gland in the brain. Melatonin helps control your sleep and wake cycles. Very small amounts of it are found in foods such as meats, grains, fruits, and vegetables. The production of Melatonin decreases as we get older. A decrease in Melatonin levels Read More