Monolaurin: Why Supplement with this Natural Antimicrobial?
February 17 2020
Monolaurin is a fat that is found in breast milk where it appears to play a role as a naturally-occurring antiseptic. It is also found in coconut oil and can also be formed in the human body from lauric acid, which typically composes about 50% of the fat present coconut oil.
What you Need to Know About Ordering Natural Products Online
February 14 2020
Did you happen to see the Wall Street Journal article titled You Might Be Buying Trash on Amazon – Literally? It was an interesting story that went viral. WSJ reporters were responding to how almost anyone can open a store on online marketplaces and sell just about anything.
How To Help Prevent Viral Respiratory Infections
February 6 2020
There are over 220 viral strains that can cause cold symptoms. Rhinovirus is the most frequent, responsible for 50% of infections. The coronavirus is a close second, causing 15 to 30% of all colds according to a 2012 study in the Journal of Virology.
Resveratrol: A Powerful Antioxidant That Might Benefit Mental Health
February 3 2020
Resveratrol (RSV) is a naturally occurring polyphenol that functions as a phytoestrogen. It is found in berries, nuts, grapes, and other plant sources that are widely used in Asian medicine.
Coronavirus, Precautions, and Strengthening the Immune System
January 29 2020
Prior to this recent outbreak of the Wuhan coronavirus, it is likely that most people had never heard of this strain of virus even though other forms have caused significant outbreaks in the past. Coronaviruses are a group of viruses that cause diseases in humans and other mammals, birds, bats, and reptiles.
Choosing the Best Probiotic Supplement for You
January 23 2020
When it comes to choosing a probiotic, it’s easy to become overwhelmed. There are so many different types and strains on the market.
7 Ways to Balance Your Hormones Naturally
January 20 2020
Your body is a complex network of glands, organs and processes that interact with each other through chemical messengers called hormones. This hormonal network makes up your endocrine system.
A Quick Guide to Palmitoylethanolamide (PEA)
December 31 2019
Palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) is a fatty substance produced in the body as well as found in concentrations from food including organ meats, chicken egg yolk, olive oil, safflower and soy lecithin, peanuts, and several others.
Staying Healthy in Body and Mind: Some Tips for the New Year
December 27 2019
Good health results from proper nutrition, regular exercise, getting a good night’s sleep and finding a sustainable balance between the obligations of work and school and the satisfaction and pleasures that come from healthy relationships, doing work that is rewarding, and other daily pursuits that make life meaningful, stimulating and interesting.
The Top 10 Supplements of 2019 and Beyond
December 23 2019
Many are now realizing that one must approach health holistically- to create ultimate wellness. The top supplements of 2019 listed below also appeared to play an important role in complete health and wellness this year.
10 Tips on How to Stay Healthy While Flying
December 20 2019
Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, it’s no fun to fall ill once you arrive at your destination.
Tips for a Healthy Holiday Season
December 18 2019
The Holiday season can spell doom to your health goals if you don’t plan ahead.
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