7 Benefits of Drinking Enough Water

Water is life. It makes up more than 50% of your body. You need water for pretty much every single body function. Most people are chronically dehydrated and not drinking the amount of water they should be. You are commonly told to drink 64 ounces of water a day or 8 x 8 ounce glasses…

11 Natural Remedies for Constipation

Talking about our bowel movements can be an awkward conversation. I, on the other hand, have a huge passion for gastrointestinal health and feel that it can be the root cause of most diseases we battle with today. The “poop talk” is necessary for everyone.  However, constipation is a very a common issue and can…

Beginner’s Guide to Supplementing a Vegan Diet

When you switch to a plant based diet, there are so many people suddenly becoming a nutritionist and saying how malnourished you will become with the change.  That is never the case if you supplement and eat enough whole foods in your diet. You should always get your blood levels tested prior to your transition…

Top 6 Benefits of Cupping

As a nurse and health advocate, I am always looking for different ways to relax and detox. Cupping is something I have tried in the past year and find it to be a fast and effective way to relieve pain. What is Cupping? Cupping is an ancient Chinese practice originating thousands of years ago.You start…

8 Celery Juice Benefits

Celery Juice?! Yes, it’s the newest health craze. It probably sounds pretty gross to you and is definitely an acquired taste but after a few consecutive days of drinking it can be tolerable and as time goes on you will even start to crave it. If you have read the book “Medical Medium” by Anthony…

4 Weight Loss Scams

There are many weight loss fads telling you that they will help you lose weight fast. Some of these products either don’t help at all or they will make you gain all the weight you lost and more, once you stop their product. There is no shortcut to weight loss. Here are some weight loss…

10 Tips To Finish Your New Year’s Resolutions

“New Year, New Me” or “this year will be my year” is the common New Year’s Mantra. It’s time to be honest with ourselves, how many resolutions did you make last year compared to what you actually accomplished? Let’s start this New Year with the goal of keeping And finishing all the resolutions. Setting up…

How To Get Rid Of Allergy Symptoms

Allergies can definitely ruin your whole day. Sneezing every so often and constantly feeling a runny nose can feel very annoying. Taking the over the counter allergy medicine can have you feeling drowsy. Unless you are having a severe allergic reaction like anaphylaxis or generalized rash, you don’t have to resort to taking these medications…

10 Ways Pets Improve Your Health

Have you ever noticed how you feel after spending time with your dogs, cats, or other pets? I certainly do. I am a crazy fur mom with 2 dogs and 4 cats. I always feel less stressed and calm after relaxing with my fur babies. Evidence shows that not just our mood benefits but our…

8 Benefits of CBD Oil

What is CBD oil? It is Cannabidiol oil that is derived from marijuana. It can be combined with the psychoactive portion which is THC for a feeling of being “high” but when used alone it has many health benefits. It can be combined and packaged with hemp seed oil or coconut oil. Dosage: can vary…