Category Archives for Super Foods

Vitamins Vs. Minerals: Which Are More Important?

Minerals are natural elements that come from water and earth. Iron, magnesium, manganese and zinc are metals. Plants absorb these nutrients from the soil, and animals eat the plants, so different quantities of minerals eventually end up in the different foods you eat. On the other hand, vitamins are organic compounds produced by living things. Plants […]


Is Your Diet Hurting You? How To Eat Healthy and Feel Amazing

Fad diets deprive your body of essential nutrients. They put you on a roller coaster where you lose tons of weight only to gain it back (with interest). Do any of these symptoms apply to you?Tiredness or exhaustionIrritabilityHungerDigestive problemsHeadachesJoint painColdnessHealthy eating should never leave you feeling exhausted, irritable or in pain. A great diet makes […]


How To Read Food Labels and Not Get Tricked

All packaged foods in the U.S. are required to carry a nutritional label, from fruit juice and cookies to soup and nutritional supplements. Food labels can help you make smart choices if you understand what they’re saying.Understanding Serving Size First, find “serving size” and “servings per container.” All of the numbers on the label (sodium, cholesterol, […]


6 Reasons Why You Should Add Hemp Seeds to Your Diet

Hemp seeds are seeds that come from the hemp plant, also known as Cannabis sativa. Contrary to popular belief, they only contain trace amounts of THC, which is the psychoactive compound for which marijuana is known. What many people do not realize is that hemp seeds are incredibly nutritious and contain high concentrations of healthful […]


Inflammation – The Not So Silent Killer, and How to Reduce It

Inflammation is literally a killer. Most of us think of inflammation as something that happens when a wound gets infected, or a joint hurts. This is true, but it’s like comparing an ice cube to an iceberg. Inflammation is a persistent and constant companion that nearly all humans live with every day, though they may […]


Promote Hair Growth with Turmeric

There are a lot of ways that Turmeric can help you. We can list the many ways it helps to fight inflammation, helps restore your digestive tract, helps reduce inflammation, reduces memory loss, and improves mood, but in this article,we are going to focus on one not-often-talked-about but very interesting effect of taking Turmeric, and […]