Artificial Sweeteners Make You Eat More (& Cause Disease)
Artificial sweeteners have negative effects. One is to increase appetite — usually for junk food. Another is to trigger different metabolic disorders, including diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. This article covers those effects and more.Top 7 Tricks To Eat Less Sugar
Sugar is poison. At least according to Dr Robert Lustig. If that’s too strong a statement, we can all agree that it provides little nutritional value and contributes to energy crashes and our accelerates disease.Nutritional Powerhouses Disguised in Small Packages
There are very few ‘go to’ easy snacks that allow you to obtain over 10 different vitamins and minerals from in one simple handful. For years nuts alone have been high on the list for their essential fats and nutrients but it seems like seeds are now taking their turn in the limelight. We introduce the nutritional powerhouse known as ‘Pumpkin seeds’The Natural Antibacterial You Can Eat
We are all increasingly looking at ways we can use more natural products to consume, products that do not include added sugars, preservatives or any other unknown ingredients hidden inside. In a world of focus on healthy living it can be difficult to know which products we can trust and which products will have the highest benefit for us.IBS and SIBO: One and the Same?
What is IBS? It is a condition affecting the large intestine. In many cases it acts as a catch-all diagnosis when other more definable problems, like Crohn’s or Ulcerative Colitis, have been ruled out. IBS often does not produce any damage to the intestines but certainly causes a host of unpleasant symptoms. Treatment is usually dietary modification and sometimes medications to ease the discomfort.Big Difference In Health By Making Small Changes
Some changes can greatly alter that cause of your health and well-being. Such small changes, or let’s call them habits, because they can bring you to a better emotional and physical well-being and may well extend your life or determine how much longer you are going to live. In making such a decision to a longer and healthier life is ongoing. It’s not something that easy and straight forward by making one or two changes and all is fixed. The changes you should make are small ones, put them into place one step at the time.Why Unripe Bananas Are Best for Health
How can unripe bananas be healthier than ripe ones? This article explains why.Will You Celebrate National Junk Food Day?
Yes, there really is a National Junk Food Day. This article explores the possible reasons it exists and the reasons to avoid it.The Carbohydrate Story
Carbohydrates are a category of nutrient with a basic molecular conformation of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen atoms. Carbohydrates form in nature from carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. The conformations vary from very basic glucose, fructose, and sucrose to longer chains of starch and fiber. For human digestion, all carbohydrates must be first broken down to glucose and fructose before assimilation can occur.Healthy Eating – Three Smart Snack Choices At Fast Food Restaurants
Have to eat on the go? If you’re looking for a quick and healthy snack option at one of the local drive-through’s, don’t fret even if you have heard you should run from fast foods. There are smart options if you look hard enough. Many people think they can’t eat healthily in a fast food restaurant, but if you choose wisely, you certainly can. Let’s look at three great snack options to help tide you over until you get home for your next meal.How to Clear Up Your Skin While Healing Your Gut
You may be familiar with how diet impacts some of these conditions: a food allergy causing eczema or a high sugar diet leading to acne. But have you thought about how the overall health of your gut may be impacting these symptoms as well? Is it too late to have childlike skin again? Maybe, but there are choices you can make that will help you to have clear, glowing, healthy looking skin.Want To Lose Weight? Ditch These Foods and Drinks
Have you noticed a sudden increase in your weight and you have not been snacking or eating fast food of late? Can’t explain why you are packing more kilos than usual? The answer may be in foods that you would not normally suspect.