"Eat your fruits and vegetables." We've heard it all of our lives. If only it were so simple.
Our bodies crave fruits and vegetables more than just about any other food because we tend to get far fewer of them than we need. We ofte... Read more
You've probably eaten a large, spicy meal at one time or another, only to end up with an upset stomach (or other digestive woes). The occasional bout of heartburn isn't something of great concern, but when it happens frequently, it's time... Read more
A couple decades ago, juicing was something that only overzealously health-conscious people did. You just knew someone was into healthy living if he or she owned a juicer or drank fresh juice regularly. Today, it's much more popular. People... Read more
By now you know the importance of getting at least 5 servings of fruits and vegetables a day (if not, click here). Perhaps you are still not convinced? Use the excuse-buster list below when you find yourself reasoning your way out of reaching for the... Read more
Dishes are usually packed with lots of fresh ingredients, and have many hot, spicy, flavorful, along with some sweet and sour options.
These foods feature chili peppers, rice, noodles, sugar, citr... Read more
I have a question...I been juicing in between my Vi shakes. Does juicing count as part of how much water I drink a day? Or do I still need to drink 64oz.+ AND the huicing AND the shakes??
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Any vegans or raw vegans on here? If so, what do you choose for worktime meal prep? I love the free time I have on weekends to take my time with meals, but I struggle a little preparing for meals before and at work. Suggestions?... Read more
Hi everyone I started a juice dieting 3 days ago. I lost 5 pounds already, not sure if I should keep going for more than 3 days or start to eat again tomorrow? My plan was to start the juicing for 7 days to cleanse then follow a low calorie diet.... Read more
I am so proud of myself. I have been pop and juice free for 6 days now nothing but water. May not be much, but for me its a whole lot. I drinked at least a two liter a day along with small juices and pops if I was out running errands.... Read more
Cabbage is highly promoted for prevention of cancer. A compound in cabbage, sulforaphane, also helps protect cells from invasion of carcinogens & even repairs ulcers. Cabbage has a substance that inhibits the conversion of sugar and other carbohydra... Read more
Carrots help nourish cells that have been starved of nutrients which result in ulcers. Carrot juice is diuretic and helps to eliminate excess fluids from the body so its anti-inflammatory effects do help reduce arthritis, rheumatism, gout and other i... Read more
As holiday time approaches, many of us will be planning our menus for the dinner table. Cranberries are a favorite in many families. Have you ever wondered whether cranberries are as nutritious as some say or if they are just part of the tradition? L... Read more
When I saw a new report last week about the benefits of beet juice, I thought it was worth looking into further. It was only after I did a little more investigating that I discovered, beet juice just might become the next marketing focus right behind... Read more
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