Soothe Your Joints With Tart Cherries


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As the temperature outside begins to drop, you may notice a change in your joints. Now is the time to prepare your joints for colder weather. Luckily, there is a safe, effective, and tasty way to do this…

Soak Up the Sunshine


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Daylight savings time has arrived! I celebrate this time of year when we can welcome more sunlight into our lives. Unfortunately the grey days & snow-covered ground don’t exactly make it feel like spring yet. It is undoubtedly on the way, though. I encourage you to let the benefits of sunlight – especially on our sunny days – work for you…

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Benefits of Blueberries: Learn More!


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Organic blueberries are beneficial to us in many, varied ways. They are packed full of antioxidants, particularly anthocyanin, which make them a nutrient dense food. They have a higher antioxidant concentration than any other fruit…

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The Advantages of Butter


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The truth is that eating butter is good for you. Here are 10 benefits of eating fresh creamery butter:

1) Butter is the most easily absorbable source of Vitamin A, which supports the thyroid and adrenal glands, and in turn, the cardiovascular system…

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The Truth About Butter


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Butter has had a bad reputation for many years. Beginning in the twentieth century, butter was labeled as bad for your health, and margarine became the popular substitute. We now know that margarine is a trans fat, which has many detrimental health effects. Recently, olive oil and canola oil have favored over butter. However, there are many reasons why we should keep butter in our diets…

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Lycopene for Bone Health


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We have long known that consuming a variety of foods rich in antioxidants, such as lycopene found in tomatoes, lowers the risk of certain cancers. Recently, a study at St. Michael’s Hospital in the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism found more benefits of lycopene in post-menopausal women…

Taking a Moment for Your Health


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Today I was released from the orthopedic surgeon after breaking my back on Memorial Day. Now I am starting physical therapy! I am greatly relieved to be at this part of my recovery, and I am anticipating making great strides with my physical therapist…

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Cheers to healing bones!


After consulting with my nutrition mentors, I re-evaluated my current supplement routine.  Today I started my “Bone Healing” smoothie.  It is a great lunch and a great way to expedite the bone healing process! Recipe for “Bone Healing Smoothie” Biotics: Rice Protein Powder, 1-2 scoops Rice Milk Enriched, 1 cup, can add more to change…read more.