Vitamins You Need After Age 40

Think of vitamins and nutrients as an army that will fight off age-related ailments. And the best way to build this army is by eating a healthy, well-rounded diet, says Kristin Kirkpatrick, MS, RD, manager of wellness nutrition programs at the Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute. While it’s always important to eat well, it becomes especially … Read moreVitamins You Need After Age 40

Decrease cramps, eliminate cellulite and reduce your risk of stroke with this one nutrient!

You don’t hear much about potassium—but you should. It’s important for muscle strength, nerve functioning, and a healthy cardiovascular system, says Janet Brill, Ph.D., R.D., a Philadelphia-based nutritionist. The nutrient’s in lots of delicious foods (think: melon, avocados, bananas, and white beans). But even if you get the recommended 4,700 mg per day, you still … Read moreDecrease cramps, eliminate cellulite and reduce your risk of stroke with this one nutrient!

The 6 Most Common Vitamin Deficiencies And How To Tell If You Have One

Eating a balanced whole-food diet, such as described in my nutrition plan, is a foundational requirement for optimal nutrition. It can be quite difficult to get sufficient amounts of vitamins and minerals from your diet if you do not eat real food. Unfortunately, even if you do eat well, how and where your food was … Read moreThe 6 Most Common Vitamin Deficiencies And How To Tell If You Have One

How to Beat Stomach Bloating Naturally

If you’ve ever experienced stomach bloating, you know how uncomfortable it can be.  Maybe it feels like there’s a balloon about to burst in your belly, or you get painful gas. Your stomach may even bulge out so much that you need to unbutton your pants just to breathe. Bloating can be caused by a … Read moreHow to Beat Stomach Bloating Naturally

More Potassium Than a Banana…

WHAT are they? Mushrooms are the spore-bearing fruits of a fungus. They are not categorized as a plant because they do not undergo photosynthesis, yet they still boast nutritional benefits of their own. They can be found in virtually any habitat, especially where it is warm and wet. Benefits Mushrooms pack the nutritional punch of … Read moreMore Potassium Than a Banana…