Ridding Trans Fats from Your Body

April 27, 2019 | Leave a response

Recently, trans fats have been banned in a few countries. It has been determined that trans-fat is unsafe for consumption and can increase the risk of stroke, heart disease, and type 2 diabetes. While you may be worried about the trans fat already in your body, the sooner you stop eating any food that contains […]

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The Science Behind Emotional Eating

April 17, 2019 | Leave a response

Sometimes, instead of dealing with our emotions, we may choose to eat something instead. This is known as emotional eating and is a bad habit to get into. By choosing to work out our issues through food, we’re actually putting ourselves at risk of more stress and problems in the long run. Our experts have […]

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Best Superfoods for Your Brain

April 10, 2019 | Leave a response

Did you know that what you eat can affect your cognitive functioning? Consuming processed, sugary foods made with ingredients that aren’t good for you or that contain preservatives and dyes can impair how you think and feel. Take a look at these superfoods that are great for your body and brain and add some to your […]

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10 Foods You Don’t Realize Are Loaded with Sugar

April 5, 2019 | Leave a response

When we eat, we often tend to be conscious of the amount of sugar we’re taking in. We choose things with no added sugars and select desserts in smaller portions. However, there are many foods that you might be eating without realizing how much sugar they actually contain. Foods That Are Packed with Sugar Fruit-Flavored […]

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What Is the Best Nutrition School for Me?

March 10, 2019 | Leave a response

So, you’ve decided that being a nutritional consultant is the right career path for you. Now what? It’s time to figure out a few things that will help you on the road to obtaining your holistic nutrition diploma, such as deciding what you want to do, what knowledge you’re looking for, and the best method […]

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Simple Ways to Reduce Your Carbohydrate Intake

March 5, 2019 | Leave a response

Carbohydrates make up more of our diet than we might think. While these foods may be tasty and provide that feeling of comfort, cutting back on carbohydrates can have a significant impact on your health. Studies have shown that eating fewer carbs can help you lose weight and even help control some of the symptoms […]

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The Most Common Food Mistakes People Make on Vacation

February 5, 2019 | Leave a response

Travelling is an excellent way to spend time and is great for your well-being. However, it isn’t always the best for your digestion, especially when you forget all of your healthy eating habits at home. Whether you’re travelling around the world or taking a road trip to another city, you will need to eat on […]

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Fresh vs. Frozen Produce: Which Is Healthier?

January 10, 2019 | Leave a response

If you only buy fresh produce when you visit the store, you may be missing out on some healthy and nutritious options. Many frozen produce items can be just as good, if not better, than their fresh counterparts when it comes to quality, nutrients, cost, and shelf-life. Be sure to include a mix of fresh […]

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How Balancing Your Hormones Can Help You Lose Weight

January 5, 2019 | 2 Comments on How Balancing Your Hormones Can Help You Lose Weight

Your body is complex and is always trying to keep itself balanced and functioning correctly. Utilizing a variety of chemical interactions involving your brain, hormones, nervous system, endocrine system, and fat cells, it regulates internal systems including appetite, weight, and when to start and stop eating. If these interactions are off or imbalanced, it can […]

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