The results of recent research on honey have the nutrition world a-buzzing. Honey has joined the ranks of foods like chocolate, coffee, and eggs—foods once considered sinful that have recently been proven healthy (in moderation, of course). The... Read more
Winter is here, and for many people that means dry, flaky and cracked skin. Many skincare experts advise switching to more moisturizing hair and skincare products during the blustery months to avoid these problems. But before you invest in high-price... Read more
Though food is supposed to be one of life's simple pleasures, few things cause more angst and confusion. It's no wonder why. We're constantly being told which foods we should eat to be healthy, which diets we should follow to be skinny, w... Read more
Your digestive tract is full of living organisms that help keep you healthy--around 400 different types of beneficial bacteria and yeast strains that co-habitate in your gastrointestinal system. There are several different kinds of foods and suppleme... Read more
Summer is the season for showing skin. But with more exposure to the elements and greater oil and sweat production, skin problems (namely sunburn, heat rashes and breakouts) seem to increase right along with the temperature. Luckily, you can fight su... Read more
I was diagnosed with diabetes at age 5. Because of the diabetes, I CRAVED water. That sounds funny to crave water, but unless you know what having a really high blood sugar is, you really won't understand.
However, even when my blood sugars were... Read more
Was recently blessed to receive some raw organic honey (with the comb). Do you like honey, too? How do you use it?
I like about 2 teaspoons spread on whole wheat bread and in my hot tea in the evenings.
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Nine weeks in, I haven't lost as much weight as I had hoped to by now. As in, I've lost hardly any.
But today I went to the doctor, where I proceeded to become exceptionally lost and arrive late (which I hate) for a very stressful appointment.... Read more
I joined SparkPeople.com because I want to lose weight while pursuing a healthier lifestyle. I've been here for about five weeks now, and the scale has moved an almost disappointing five pounds. Instead of being unhappy about my slow progress, I am m... Read more
Use Bee Pollen & Honey to sweeten up things- like plain oatmeal for breakfast, or vanilla ice cream for dessert. Both have a lot of health benefits- especially for allergy sufferers (but you have to be sure to use local pollen & honey) They are much... Read more
Drinking a mixture of cinnamon and honey every more morning and night helps in dropping a few inches. I been trying it for about 3 weeks now. http://www.benefits-of-honey.com/honey-and -weight-loss.html that is a link to the recipe41... Read more
For anyone struggling with weight issues due to insulin resistance, diabetes, PCOS, and hypoglycemia. Diet Health Benefits also help reduce HBP, Cholesterol, Triglycerides, & Liver Enzymes.
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This is going to be our toughest food fight yet! Two natural sweeteners pitted against each other – it’s a very difficult decision.AgaveMost agave nectar is produced from the blue agave plant grown in desert regions like the hilly areas i... Read more
Honey is nature's choice to sweeten up any dish, to keep your baked goods moist and flavorful, and to provide an energy boost at work or during exercise. Honey is also easy to work with. When baking, replace each cup of sugar with 3/4 cup of... Read more
Yesterday I read on facebook (I know, don't believe everything you see on fb!) that honey can help with weight loss. Has anyone else heard this or have experience trying it?
I just boiled myself some water with honey and cinnamon. There are no... Read more
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