Archive for May, 2014

The Importance of Health and Nutrition as you Age

The Importance of Health and Nutrition as you Age

Nutrition is know to interact with the process of aging in many ways. Nutrition problems of the older population are increased due to susceptibility to chronic disease, decreased organ function which may affect digestion and absorption, metabolism, and excretion of nutrients. Eighty percent of people over 65 suffer from at least one chronic disease and […]

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Right Nutrition to keep a fit body

Right Nutrition to keep a fit body

Nutrition is the most primary essence of life. America is an example of many obese people and people who have neglected their diet. Nutrition enhances the balance of our body to be fit and healthy. Taking right nutrition doesn’t only mean, having a good health, it helps to enhance the confidence within oneself and make […]

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Diet, Weightloss & Nutrition

Diet, Weightloss & Nutrition

The story of my health and wellness For many years, my weight and consequently my health and well-being, were completely out of control and unmanageable. I tried numerous diet programs and never found one that worked to my satisfaction. It wasn’t until a Doctor, who eventually became a very close friend of mine, set up […]

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Can Nutrition Help Slow Down the Aging Process?

Can Nutrition Help Slow Down the Aging Process?

We all age. That fact is inevitable. But a lot of the negative changes that take place in our bodies are not. As we age, we become more susceptible to such things as heart disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and arthritis. However, medical research has shown that proper nutrition can slow down and even prevent many of […]

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Improving Eating Habits Can Be Easier Than You Think

Improving Eating Habits Can Be Easier Than You Think

Americans, now more than ever, recognize the need to change the way they eat. From reducing fat and sugar intake to cutting carbs, many are looking for extra steps they can take in the kitchen to improve their overall health. In fact, a recent survey administered by Opinion Research highlights this trend, revealing that 86 […]

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The Importance of Healthy Nutritional Eating

The Importance of Healthy Nutritional Eating

Have you ever heard the saying you are what you eat? In some sense, this is true, because if you eat unhealthy foods you are prone to be an unhealthy person. The foods we ingest are extremely important to our ability to grow, maintain function, and prevent illness. Therefore, if you value your health, you […]

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Apples – Crunch Your Way to Healthy Nutrition

Apples – Crunch Your Way to Healthy Nutrition

There’s no easier way to add a dose of nutrition to your day than by crunching on a tasty apple. You probably first experienced its delightful flavor as a baby, when applesauce introduced you to real food. And now, whether it’s a Granny Smith, a McIntosh, or a Red Delicious, you think of apples as […]

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Lack Of Vitamins Is The Result Of Careless Nutrition

Lack Of Vitamins Is The Result Of Careless Nutrition

One of the most common deficiencies is that in iron; about two to three millions of people suffer from the lack in iron in their blood and some develop the anemia hypo ferric or the iron-deficiency, which is the latest stage of this kind of deficiency. Those who are usually in high risk are children […]

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Do we get enough nutrients from our diets?

Do we get enough nutrients from our diets?

First of all let’s look at what ‘enough’ is. Everyone has heard of the Recommended Daily Allowance or RDA. You find these listed as percent RDA on the back of all foods that you buy. What does that mean? The RDA was developed in the 1920’s as a minimum requirement to avoid malnutrition. It was […]

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A Healthy Guide to Good Nutrition

A Healthy Guide to Good Nutrition

Whether you are at your ideal weight or striving to reach your weight goal is it simply a matter of burning more calories than you take in? The answer, I suggest, is no! Overall body health improvement as well as weight gain or loss must be factored in to the equation or you could be […]

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