Tag: Vitamins

What Is the Best Way to Get Your Vitamin D

What Is the Best Way to Get Your Vitamin D

Vitamin D As many of you know, vitamin D is an essential mineral to our health. Without plenty of vitamin D, our bones can feel the effects. Vitamin D promotes bone growth, and also allows us to absorb calcium. People that become vitamin D deficient […]

How Much Water Should You ACTUALLY Drink?!

How Much Water Should You ACTUALLY Drink?!

Hydration is key… This is one of the most difficult questions to truly answer, as there are so many alternatives in play. Each person’s body is completely different, thus giving an unspecified certain amount of water to drink per day. Another huge element to think […]

Sleep and your gut… How are these two correlated?

Sleep and your gut… How are these two correlated?

Benefits of Sleep There are so many benefits to getting a good night of rest. If only we all utilized each night as we should, we could go so much farther with each second that we are awake! I’d like you to think for a […]

What is MyPlate?

What is MyPlate?

USDA Recommended Diagram I’m sure many of you remember using the Food Pyramid in school back in the day. Well, in 2005, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) changed from the Pyramid as a whole and moved to a more modern approach, a Plate. […]

Overeating

Overeating

Don’t Go Back for Seconds Just Yet Most people eat their meals like they are actually starving. While this may feel normal, it isn’t normal for our bodies. Not to mention, it leads to one of the biggest contributors to obesity: overeating. Overeating can cause […]

How are your vitamins affecting your medication

How are your vitamins affecting your medication

Vitamins & Meds Together This may not seem like a big topic, but in actuality, some vitamins can counteract or create an imbalance with certain medications. Having knowledge of these may help those of you that take vitamins or medication on a regular basis. Vitamin […]

Is It Possible to Take Too Many Supplements?

Is It Possible to Take Too Many Supplements?

Is It Possible to Take Too Many Supplements? The basic answer to this is – Absolutely. In fact, it is possible to take too much of anything. Even water. But that is another article, maybe even coming soon. As for supplements, there is a daily […]

Health Benefits: Vitamin D

Health Benefits: Vitamin D

Vitamin D One of the most essential vitamins to your body is Vitamin D! As we all get older, certain things become more of a risk. Some of those risks include: osteoporosis, osteomalacia, type 1 diabetes, and certain cancers. Believe it or not, but these […]

Are you Chia-n?

Are you Chia-n?

Are you Chia-n? Chia seeds have become a big hit over the last few years, and for good reason. They are quite healthy for you. In fact, this whole post is based around the health benefits of them. But as always, we can’t learn about […]

Succulents: Newest Skincare Trend

Succulents: Newest Skincare Trend

Succulents: Newest Skincare Trend Ever receive a plant as a gift? Oh yeah and forget to water it for a while, run over to it randomly to check on it, and notice that it is still very much alive… those are most likely succulents. These […]