We’re hearing more and more about the importance of good sleep countless areas of health including cellular and metabolic function, cardiovascular health, immunity and more. But we’re also learning what quality sleep really means. Essentially, sleep by itself is not enough.
15 yoga poses to help improve sleep.
Creamy and crunchy, this salad will leave you feeling refreshed and satisfied.
When we hear the term “good metabolism” in social situations, it is often about somebody who seems to be able to eat and eat -- without gaining weight. But metabolic health entails much more than this. Although it’s true that your metabolic rate is the speed at which your body burns calories, your metabolism has more to do with health than just your weight.
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Warmer weather means the abundance of spring and summer vegetables like squash and zucchini. This vegetable tian is the perfect way to bring them all together.
A gentle, seasonal spring cleanse offers numerous health benefits, but as with any new program, it’s important start slowly and go easy on yourself. One common issue with many detox protocols is that they promise a “quick fix” using harsh ingredients that can send the body into a “detox crisis” with difficult reactions like headaches, digestive issues, lethargy, brain fog and more. However, there are easier, more comfortable and safer ways to remove toxins from the body and avoid unpleasant detox reactions
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A zucchini crust that smells and tastes like regular pizza, but healthier!
Spring is finally here, but for those with seasonal allergies, it’s hardly a time to celebrate. Pollen counts are packing yet another serious punch this year, causing people who suffer from allergies to endure itchy, watery eyes, sneezing, congestion, stuffiness and other uncomfortable symptoms. While over-the-counter anti-histamines and other anti-allergy drugs can provide some relief, they often come with side effects like drowsiness and brain fog.
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Ingredients 1 cup blueberries 1 cup blackberries 1 cup raspberries 1½ cups chopped pineapple ½ cup almond milk Honey to taste Directions Place pineapple, berries and almond milk into blender…Read more
Do you find yourself struggling to cope with ever-increasing amounts of stress? Do you have healthy tools available to help you relax and let go of ongoing tension and anxiety? Do you feel like your patience and inner calm is slowly eroding away? In today’s world, healthy solutions stress are more important than ever.
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Spaghetti squash is a great gluten-free alternative to pasta and makes the perfect base to build great flavors. This Southwest spin takes it to a whole new level.
A number of workouts and health practices gaining in popularity these days, such as yoga and Tai Chi, are dubbed “mind-body exercises.” But what does that mean exactly?
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These spring inspired stuffed peppers combine brown rice, seasonal vegetables and feta cheese for a delicious meatless meal.
While it may not be the latest health movement, the raw food diet is one that continues to gain followers seeking to jump-start their health, beauty, detox and weight loss regimens. But how healthy is a raw food diet?
Are you in need of a quick, healthy lunch idea? These raw food wraps from Rawmazing are easy to make and include the added benefit of the super-spice turmeric.
Find out the best vegetables to grow in your garden all year-round.
The foods on your plate can be an important part of your spring detox program. With the right diet and supportive detox supplements, a brighter, cleaner, more vibrant you can shine this year.
This fruity spinach smoothie is the perfect boost for Spring health!
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The renewed energetic awakenings of spring make this a great time to prepare our minds, bodies and environments for the brightening season ahead. It’s a perfect opportunity for a spring cleanse and the creation of a more vibrant, balanced sense of well-being.