How Does Sleep Affect What You Eat?

BY JANE COLLINS   Sufficient sleep is vital for every human being. Snoozing for anywhere between 7 and 9 hours helps you stay sharp and ensures that the body gets enough time to repair after the day’s activities. But, what most people do not seem to understand is that how you sleep also affects what […]

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The Impressive Health Benefits Of Turmeric You Might Not Know About

BY HANNAH DO   Turmeric is more than just a staple kitchen item. With its nutritional properties, it can very well be one of the healthiest ingredients you can add to your dishes.   The spice is prevalent in many parts of Asia, particularly India. It’s considered a cousin of ginger and is the principal […]

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Grain-Free VS Gluten-Free

WHAT IS A GRAIN AND IS IT FOR EVERYONE? Grains are dry seeds, with or without attached fruit layers. The most common grains are wheat, corn, oats and rice. Grains raise your blood sugar as much as refined sugar, so eating a diet consisting mostly of bread, muffins, pasta and rice leaves you at risk […]

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13 Essential Ingredients In Gluten-Free Pantry

You just found out that you are gluten intolerant or have been diagnosed with celiac disease. The key treatment for people with Celiac disease or gluten sensitivity is to avoid gluten entirely. You can’t cheat, not even one crumb or your health may suffer   So where do you go from here?   In today’s […]

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Why Should We Use Herbs And Spices In Cooking?

Herbs and Spices enhance the flavour of our food and may decrease the amount of salt, fat and sugar without sacrificing the taste. Every cook needs a well-stocked spice cabinet, no matter your level of culinary expertise. Never buy a spice rack with spices in it! Chances are they are not fresh, and there might […]

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Which Onion to Use in Cooking?

Not all onions taste the same. This is why some are better in salads, and others are better in soups, stews or salad dressing. Whether eating onions raw or cooked they have many health benefits. Onions are low in calories, high in fiber and they detoxify your body from heavy metals. Including onions in your […]

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Celebrate Spring with Mouthwatering Salads

The spring is upon us, and the selection of fresh vegetables and herbs is starting to fill our stores. It is important to have a well-balanced diet to keep our bodies healthy. Our delicious salads include plenty of fiber, vitamins, minerals and antioxidants to help our bodies stay healthy and energized. A salad doesn’t have […]

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Simple Ways to Lose Weight Without Gaining it Back!

There are many ways to lose weight fast. But are they healthy and will you keep the weight off? The healthiest way to lose weight and to keep it off is by following a well-balanced diet, some exercise and good sleep. It’s that simple. There is no need to starve yourself to lose weight!   […]

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Simple Ways to Add Leafy Greens to Everyday Meals

Vegetables such as kale, collards, spinach, Swiss chard are nutritional powerhouses. These leafy greens are brimming with vitamins and minerals, antioxidants and fiber. Studies have shown that eating greens regularly will improve your health by protecting you from heart disease, diabetes and maybe even cancer. Some of the most widely eaten greens are kale, collards, […]

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