Eating For The Rest of Your Life

  • 3 Reasons Why A Carbohydrate-Rich Beverage Might Be The Right Choice

    5 March 2019

    Today there are more and more diets where the goal is to cut as many carbohydrates as possible in an attempt to lose weight. However, if you have other goals for your body besides just strict weight loss, there are actually a number of reasons why you might want to increase your carbohydrate intake instead of reducing it. Here are three scenarios in which you might stand to benefit from a sports drink or nutritional shake that is intentionally heavy on carbs:

  • Nutrition Facts Panels Allow You To Better Plan A Healthy Diet

    10 September 2018

    A quick glance at the side of a cereal box reveals detailed nutritional information. The nutrition facts panel tells a clear tale about the good -- and sometimes bad -- things found in your food choice. Most people take the nutrition panel for granted. Even someone hoping to lose weight and improve his/her health might not seriously examine the published list. Consistently reading the panel ensures you only purchase food items that support your overall health goals.

  • Sudden Increase In Your Cholesterol? Beta Glucan Supplements Can Help

    23 December 2017

    Even people who carefully watch their diet and exercise regularly may notice a surprising increase in their cholesterol levels. Understanding this increase and the effects of beta glucan supplements can help you decide if this nutrient is right for you. Why Your Cholesterol May Suddenly Increase Cholesterol is only partially influenced by your diet and your exercise habits. In fact, there is a good chance that your high cholesterol is caused by a genetic predisposition.

  • 4 Reasons To Choose A CBD Oil Mixed With A Carrier Oil

    19 November 2017

    There are many different products marketed under the term CBD oil, but they're all liquid extracts of some kind. Despite the oil name, some are alcohol based instead, while others are essential oils created through distillation. Soaking raw plant material in a neutral carrier oil, such as hemp or coconut oil, creates a different kind of extract also commonly called CBD oil. This kind of product has four distinct benefits over other types of CBD extracts.

  • Tired Of Being Tired All Day? These Tips Should Offer Some Relief

    9 May 2017

    If you're like most people who tend to feel sluggish and tired all day long, you need more than just coffee to help you get through your tasks until you can get to bed at the end of the day. Here are three effective ways to boost your energy levels all day without having to rely on only coffee: Fill up on Water Drinking plenty of water throughout the day is an effective way to improve your energy levels and ensure that you don't get that sluggish feeling that just makes you want to crawl under the blankets instead of taking care of your tasks.

  • Just Say No To Year-Round Snow: 3 Tips For Battling Dandruff

    24 April 2017

    Dandruff can be a frustrating dermatological condition because it is unsightly and can cause your scalp to itch chronically. By understanding the typical cause of dandruff you can develop a scalp care regimen to destroy flakes. Minimize Use Of Scalp Oils Since your scalp is flaky, you may erroneously believe your scalp is dry. Although dry scalp can co-occur with dandruff, the underlying cause of dandruff is often fungal growth associated with oil production.

  • Smoothie Blend Ideas

    30 January 2017

    When it comes to smoothie recipes, the sky is the limit. Depending on the type of blender or food processor that you use, you can include everything from berries to avocados to leafy greens, such as spinach and kale, to your smoothie mixes. You can customize your smoothies according to you and your family's tastes, preferences, dietary restrictions, and health needs. In addition to fresh produce and other natural food items, you can also add custom mixes, which will add nutrients such as protein and antioxidants to your smoothies for an extra nutrient boost.