smoothie

Smoothie “Cleanses” – Are They Really Good for You?

Do smoothie cleanses really work? That's probably the biggest question on everyone's mind who has seen or heard about the latest "rapid weight loss" trend sweeping social media outlets. Green smoothies, purple smoothies, orange...
cellulite

Top 10 Foods That Cause Cellulite

Dieting and exercise to shed some unwanted pounds can be easy if you are disciplined and stick to your new found way of life. However, as you drop the pounds, you may find that...

The Paelo Diet for Fat Loss

It is a sadly known fact that two out of three adults in the United States are obese or overweight. These results are based off of a number of factors: some people cannot afford...
metabolism

5 Easy Ways to Boost Your Metabolism FAST

Metabolism is a term that refers to all the chemical reactions occurring in the body. Such chemical reactions are responsible for maintaining the living state of the cells, thus keeping your body alive and...

15 Low Carb Vegetables That Won’t Spike Your Blood Sugar

Fresh vegetables are nutritious and they form part of a healthy diet. Most veggies are low in calories but rich in vitamins, minerals and other essential nutrients. If you are adhering to...
gmo foods

GMO Foods – Are They Really Bad For You?

Genetically modified foods have been available through commercial sale since 1994. Most modified and genetically engineered foods were pioneered for farmers with the primary focus falling on cash crops such as canola, cotton, soybeans...
ketogenic diet

The Ketogenic Diet for Fat Loss

Getting in shape is tough, especially when you are seeking not only the right balance between diet and exercise, but the right diet in general, and this can be key to your entire fitness...
hemp protein

The Top 5 Best Vegetarian Protein Powders

Check out this handy infographic outlining the top 5 vegetarian (and vegan) protein supplements and their benefits. Keep these in your kitchen for a quick and healthy protein boost any time of the day! (Click...
intermittent fasting for women

An Intermittent Fasting Guide for Women

Intermittent fasting or ‘IF’ has emerged as a popular method to get lean and lose weight. It has also been reported to boost energy levels, improve cognitive function, and increase motivation and stamina. Some...
collagen protein

Collagen Peptides vs Hydrolyzed Collagen vs Collagen Protein

When people think of the word collagen, they typically associate the word with "gelatin," (cooked collagen) notoriously known as a wonder food with anti-inflammatory and anti-aging qualities, almost like a cushion. However, when it...