The Why and How of Gut Health

“All disease begins in the gut.” That’s the infamous saying Hippocrates coined thousands of years ago, but current research is finding much truth in this ancient piece of wisdom! Good gut health is all about balancing the bacteria and promoting a structurally intact intestine, and your daily diet is a major determinant of a healthy microbiome.... Read More

Biohacking Your Sleep Naturally

Getting enough quality sleep is one of the most important things you can do for your overall health! It takes some practice and perhaps a few biological “hacks” to balance your body’s natural circadian rhythm. So here are 6 great natural sleep hacks that are easy to incorporate into your daily routine.... Read More

Which Exercise Type Is Better?

There has long been a debate about which exercise type is better. Is cardio the gold standard? Or, do the benefits of resistance training far outweigh those of cardio? While both forms of exercise provide huge benefits for your health, the choice depends entirely on... Read More

Spot Toning: Possibility or Myth?

You’ve probably heard the claims that if you're spot toning, you can practically change your body overnight. So you have to wonder if spot toning is a possibility or a myth. There are so many gadgets, supplements, nutritional products and exercise programs on the market these days telling us we can make over our body bulges here…and there. It’s not surprising if we’re more confused than ever!... Read More

Vegetarian, Vegan or Plant-based Diet?

Vegetarian, vegan or plant-based diet labels can be so confusing. What are the differences between these diets or lifestyles as some people refer to them? There seem to be so many factors involved in deciding what people should eat. Some people base their decisions on health reasons, while some factor into their decisions: religion, ethics (such as animal rights) and even politics.... Read More

The Great Race: Accomplish Your Dreams

Maybe it takes a birthday (one of those bigger ones, where you slide into a new decade) or the first day of a new year to make you realize you have to take some serious actions to accomplish all your dreams and to feed yourself fully with the life you desire. So how does one go about fulfilling one's aspirations? And with what specifically do you want to fill yourself up?... Read More

Slow Aging: 10 Simple Health Habits

If you’re motivated to live a full and healthy life as you age, then you might have to make some adjustments to your personal aging process, so you can spend more quality time doing the things you love. Check out these 10 incredibly simple anti-aging “hacks” (health habits) that you can take action on right now to give yourself an edge.... Read More

Hair, Skin, Nails: Health Signals

Your hair, skin and nails are great predictors of underlying health issues, like nutrient deficiencies, leaky gut syndrome and hormonal imbalances. Naturally most of us want strong nails, thick hair and clear skin. And your external appearance may give telltale signs that your diet is amiss. Here's how to improve signs that your diet may be lacking.... Read More

Weight Loss Magic

To sleep or to train? Which one will button your jeans up faster? Now there’s a question you probably haven’t asked yourself! When it comes to weight management, both exercise and sleep are important - and maybe you already knew that! But, we came across a study that has us leaning in one direction.... Read More