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High protein foods boost heart health

High protein foods boost heart health

Proteins are essential nutrients for the human body. They are part of every cell, tissue, and organ in our bodies. They are always in the process of being broken down and replaced. The proteins that we get from our diet are converted to amino acids and are used to replace […]

by September 1, 2015
Baby ECOS laundry detergent and stain remover giveaway

Baby ECOS laundry detergent and stain remover giveaway

The Baby ECOS laundry detergent and The Baby ECOS Stain Remover giveaways are from Earth Friendly Products. This is an essential set for any “new mom” or “mom to be”. Made with the purest of ingredients the products are gentle, hypoallergenic, non-toxic, biodegradable and chemical-free. Every new mom’s goal is the health and safety of her […]

by September 1, 2015
Are broccoli leaves the new kale?

Are broccoli leaves the new kale?

There are so many reasons to eat broccoli. It is part of the cruciferous vegetable family, which means it is packed with nutrients, vitamins, and minerals for overall health. Did you know that broccoli also has leaves that are very nutritious? Research shows that the health benefits of broccoli leaves […]

by August 31, 2015
Healing kale and garlic soup

Healing kale and garlic soup

Many say “souping” is the new juicing. The great thing about soup is that it is easy to make, and it combines all the nutrients in the healthy foods that you use and keeps them alive and potent in the bowl. This healing kale and garlic soup recipe is packed with […]

by August 30, 2015
10 reasons to eat flaxseeds

10 reasons to eat flaxseeds

Flaxseeds are well known for their nutrition value. They are a great source of vitamins, antioxidants, and so much more. These seeds make a great addition to smoothies and breakfast, adding texture and powerful health benefits. Let’s take a look at 10 reasons to eat flaxseeds. 1. Digestive health: Flaxseeds […]

by August 29, 2015
Summer detox kale salad

Summer detox kale salad

Salads are a great meal, especially because they are vegetable based, which means a great variety of nutrition for optimal health. However, salads can be expensive in restaurants, and are often made with lettuce, which does not contain as much nutrition as other vegetables. This summer detox kale salad is […]

by August 28, 2015
Drinking coffee may improve survival in colon cancer patients

Drinking coffee may improve survival in colon cancer patients

Coffee is a huge part of the American lifestyle, and has lately been the subject of exciting health research. Scientists are just beginning to understand the health benefits of coffee. Now, new research from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute shows that drinking coffee may improve survival in colon cancer patients. The […]

by August 27, 2015
Food safety: How clean is your spinach really?

Food safety: How clean is your spinach really?

There are so many reasons to eat spinach. It is part of the cruciferous vegetable family and is well known as one of the most nutritious vegetables on the planet. It is packed with almost every nutrient imaginable, and with nutrition comes health benefits. Have you ever seen the terms […]

by August 26, 2015