health


Fruits and Veggies that Whiten Teeth

Fruits and Veggies that Whiten Teeth If you want to whiten your teeth, but prefer to skip the whitening treatments, try fruits and veggies. Find out below how these yummy foods, including strawberries, apples, and pineapple can whiten your teeth while also boosting your nutritional content! Below are 6 fruits and vegetables that whiten teeth. Apples Simply biting down on an apple can help clean your teeth. Apples contain a high concentration of malic acid, which is commonly used in some toothpaste brands. Malic acid increases the production of saliva, which helps remove stains and cleans the teeth. Pineapple Pineapples are one […]


The Best Nut Butters for Your Health

The Best Nut Butters for Your Health Nuts butters have made their way into the spotlight over the past few years, and we couldn’t be happier. While peanut butter still holds its place, there are a number of delicious and beneficial nut butters available at most health food stores. They are full of flavor, nutrition, and health benefits.  It is important to keep in mind, that nut butters do have a high sugar content, so it is best to choose ones that have limited ingredients and no added sugars. When buying nut butters also opt for brands with the non-GMO verified and […]


Kids Multivitamin

Kids Multivitamin Finally, a great tasting WHOLE FOOD multi that supports your child’s healthy development! Vitamin Code Kids is theFIRST NON-GMO VERIFIED children’s multivitamin – ever! Feed your child’s body with Vitamin Code® Kids, a yummy, cherry-berry chewable multivitamin specifically designed to meet the unique nutritional needs of kids. Vitamin Code Kids is made with Food-Created Nutrients, providing the essential vitamins and minerals kids need for extraordinary health and vitality. Immune Support Support for Growing Bones Digestive Health Mental and Physical Energy Eye Health Your child’s body is designed to recognize and utilize nutrients best when they come from food. When vitamins […]


5 Mood Boosting Spring Fruits

5 Mood Boosting Spring Fruits If you’re feeling blue, or just looking to boost your mood and overall health, consider adding these 5 mood boosting spring fruits to your diet. Studies suggest that the following foods may help manage depression and depression related symptoms. Continue reading below to learn more about how these fruits many benefit you! 1. Tomatoes According to research, a diet rich in tomatoes may help lower the chance of depression and depression-related symptoms. Lycopene, found in tomatoes is a powerful antioxidant that plays a major role in boosting one’s mood. Tomatoes are a very versatile food, try […]


Top Superfoods for a Healthy Digestion

Top Superfoods for a Healthy Digestion The digestive process is a lot more complex than most people think. The body must perform a number of steps during digestion to break down the food we eat, unlocking the necessary vitamins, minerals, fats, and proteins, while the rest is excreted as waste. There is a lot going on during digestion most people don’t understand unless they notice things aren’t working smoothly. Thankfully, we can take a number of steps to prevent any digestion related issues. One of the easiest ways to ensure our digestion is in good health is by fueling up […]


Kids Probiotics

Kids Probiotics Garden of Life Dr. Formulated Organic Kids Probiotics, 30 Chewables Give your kids 3-For-1 immune system and digestive support† with Dr. Perlmutter formulated Organic Kids+. A Certified USDA Organic, delicious berry cherry chewable, kid-friendly probiotic – with 14 probiotic strains and 5 billion CFU,plus vitamins C & D, no added sugars or sweeteners and a taste they will love. Tasty Organic Berry Cherry flavor —30 once-daily yummy chewables Contains organic whole food vitamin C from Organic Amla (30mg), vitamin D (400IU) and prebiotic fiber to help maintain a healthy immune system† Certified USDA Organic—grown without toxic pesticides, antibiotics, […]


10 Ways to Eat More Vegetables

10 Ways to Eat More Vegetables Diets rich in fruits and vegetables have been linked to a lowered risk for disease and illness. Unfortunately, on average, most American’s eat less than half the recommended serving for vegetables. Fueling up on vegetables will fulfill many of your nutritional needs, while also lowering the risk for disease, aiding weight loss and improving overall health, happiness, and wellbeing. If you’re having a difficult time achieving the daily requirement for vegetable’s consider these 10 easy tips. 10 Ways to Eat More Vegetables: 1. Keep them stocked Frozen veggies can be just as nutritious as fresh. Keep them in your […]


How to Include More Veggies into Your Breakfast

How to Include More Veggies into Your Breakfast Breakfast is essentially the most important meal of the day. It kick starts our digestion, energizes and prepares the body for the rest of the day. Which means we need to pack in all the necessary nutrients we can get. There are plenty of easy and delicious ways we can incorporate plenty of nutrient-rich vegetables into our breakfast meals. So toss out the bagels and cream cheese and reach for a nutrient-rich meal that is sure to start your day out right! Below are a few tips on how to include more […]


Foods that are Surprisingly High in Sugar

Foods that are Surprisingly High in Sugar Sugar can be very dangerous for our health, especially when consumed in large amounts. On average, Americans consume around 475 calories of sugar each day, which amounts to 30 tablespoons, this is nearly 4 times more than the American Heart Association recommends. Sugar has been linked to a number of health concerns and an increased risk of heart disease, type 2 diabetes, obesity, and certain types of cancer. That being said, many people are now trying to minimize their sugar intake, however, it’s easy to underestimate the amount of sugar you are actually […]


5 Health Benefits of Chocolate

5 Health Benefits of Chocolate If you’re looking for another reason to eat more chocolate, don’t stop reading. Dark chocolate is loaded with nutrients that can potentially increase health and happiness! As long as you’re sticking to pure cacao or chocolate bars with at least 80% cacao, dark chocolate can be a great addition to the diet. Continue reading below to learn the 5 benefits of chocolate and how it may help you! 1. Chocolate is a powerful antioxidant source: Both cacao and dark chocolate contain adequate levels of antioxidants. These include polyphenols, flavanols, catechins, among many others. Studies believe […]