Conduct a quick Google search, and you’ll find miraculous claims about a tropical fat that has become increasingly popular among health-conscious consumers in recent years: coconut oil. Health claims about the oil's ability to hel... Read more
Skim and almond and soy, oh my! The days of the milkman dropping off either whole or skim milk are long gone. These days, there's a dairy (or non-dairy) variety to meet every taste, dietary requirement and lifestyle—and they don't alway... Read more
In recent years, many supermarkets have responded to customer demands and now offer a variety of milk options. Whether you are allergic to cow’s milk or simply wish to forgo dairy for other reasons, you can easily find many delicious milk alter... Read more
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Many of the same wholesome foods that you eat to help your skin glow from the inside-out can also be used externally, as cleansers, moisturizers, and skin masks. These vitamins, minerals, and oils that nourish your body also nourish your skin. Below... Read more
Soooo...I am restarting my weight loss journey. I have made some good choices and some bad choices that I thought were good..I need to find a way to get in cardio because I hate running! #beginners... Read more
#firstpost I have a lot of weight to lose and it mainly in the tummy area. I was going to do just juicing but I figure tracking what I eat and making healthier choices would be a better start. Any advice?... Read more
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* 10 oz of pure coconut water. I really like the one that I found at Whole Foods (Amy & Brian Natural Coconut juice with pulp), since it gives a richer and sweeter taste. * One scoop (30 g) of Bioplex pure egg white powder * Some frozen blueberries (... Read more
One of the best benefits of coconut oil lies in its ability to help stimulate your metabolism. Additionally, research has demonstrated that, due to its metabolic effect, coconut oil increases the activity of the thyroid. And you've probably heard tha... Read more
I'm not a big fan of most beverages. I use soymilk on cereal, drink tea occasionally, and have a rare glass of OJ. Most of the time, I'm satisfied with water. Soda, juice and sports drinks are usually too sweet for me. If I want something fancy, I as... Read more
Staying hydrated in the summertime can be a challenge, and while water is tops in our book, sometimes (like after hours in the sun or long workouts) you need more than water. Many of us reach for a sports drink to quench our thirst and replenish our... Read more
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