Food Rules

Food Rules For Travelers – Quick Guide to Stay Healthy While Traveling

Traveling can be educational, exciting, energizing, and exhausting and the food you enjoy while traveling can be memorable and delicious. On one hand, it is exciting for the eyes but it isn't always for the mouth. Only one wrong bite can spoil your trip even if you don’t actually get sick. So, if you're not…

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Emotional Eating

Emotional Eating – 5 Tips How To Maintain Healthy Appetite

Emotional eating is actually the opposite of mindful eating. It’s led by cravings, the desire to numb or change our feelings, stress, or just simply from habit and eating on “autopilot.” Many things can seem like true hunger, including low energy, boredom, cravings, thirst, and stress. So before digging in ask yourself “Am I really…

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Monk Fruit

Monk Fruit – Magical Fruit With Many Health Benefits

Monk fruit also known as “Luo Han Guo”, Buddha fruit, the Lohan or Arhat fruit is a sweet fruit and its healing properties are known for centuries. The fruit grows on a vine and it was named after Buddhist practitioners, called “luohan”. Thanks to its high antioxidant levels monk fruit has long been considered as…

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Reduce Nighttime Bathroom

Reduce Nighttime Bathroom Trips – Put Brakes On Frequent Nighttime Urination

Most people, over the age of 50, wake up during the night to urinate. This condition is known as nocturia. It can lead to irritability, sleep disruption, stress, and daytime tiredness. But a new study reveals that one easy diet change can reduce nighttime bathroom trips. People who have this problem are often told to reduce…

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Schizandra Health Benefits

5 Amazing Schizandra Health Benefits, Uses and Recipes

Schizandra is a berry also known as Chinese Magnolia Vine, Gomishi, Lemonwood, Northern Magnolia Vine, Omija, Omija Cha, Repnihat, Matsbouza, Wuweizi. In China, is known as the ‘Five Taste Fruit’. It contains all five flavours—sweet, bitter, pungent, sour, and salty. Schizandra health benefits are numerous and its medicinal preparations are used for overall vitality and…

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Hemp Seeds

Hemp Seeds Help Fight Cancer, Cardiovascular Disease, and Skin Disorders

Although marijuana and hemp are members of the same species, Cannabis sativa, they are in effect completely different plants. About a dozen varieties of hemp plants are cultivated for food, and they contain about 0.001 percent the main psychoactive ingredient in marijuana known as THC or Tetrahydrocannabinol. Because of its botanical relationship to drug/medicinal varieties…

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Salt Myths

Salt Myths and Real Facts – Is Salt Really Bad For You?

There are many salt myths and misconceptions. Scientists and doctors have long been recommending us to reduce our salt intake, so it is hard to swallow when you hear some research shows that a low-salt diet doesn’t reduce high blood pressure. The most important is the type of salt you are consuming and it does make…

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Sugar Myths

Sugar Myths And Real Facts – Is Sugar Really Bad For You?

Sugar is a source of dietary energy, maybe the most important element of nutrition. While the NHS estimates that kids eat three times as much of sugar as they should, many of us are addicts without even knowing it. Now, let's have a look at some of the sugar myths. Sugar causes tooth decay, hyperactivity,…

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Eye Vitamins

7 Most Important Eye Vitamins And Best Foods For Your Eye Health

Vision changes can occur gradually or suddenly. The latest evidence shows increased short-sightedness from 20 to 40 percent of the population in the last 25 years. This rate of increase, suggests that it is mostly due to lifestyle factors. We all know that nowadays - more than ever, we are using our eyes to stare…

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Raw Food Diet

Raw Food Diet – How to Eat More Raw Foods in a Balanced Way

A raw food diet is about eating all or mostly uncooked and unprocessed foods so you get all the nutrients avoiding the dangerous chemicals and additives. Raw food diet is more like a lifestyle that promotes eating foods in their natural state and it doesn't mean that you have to declare yourself a “raw vegan.”…

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