HOW EFFECTIVE ARE MULTIVITAMINS?

Multi Vitamins can be somewhat effective if your diet is void of whole foods and essential nutrients. As a health coach, I always try to insist that my clients eat real food (not processed) with an abundance of organic fruits and vegetables. It is a fact, however, that due to busy life-styles and compromised soil, we are not always able...

ELECTROLYTES – WHAT ARE THEY AND WHY ARE THEY ESSENTIAL?

WHAT ARE ELECTROLYTES? Electrolytes are the charged substances that result from when a salt is dissolved in solution. These positively charged ions can conduct electricity, and are therefore referred to as “electrolytes “. For example, common table salt is sodium chloride. When dissolved in water, it separates into a positively charged sodium ion and a negatively charged chloride ion. For us...

How to Detoxify in One Week

No one says it better than David Wolfe; [mkd_blockquote text="It’s time to clean up. It’s time to turn away from the idea of better living through chemistry and move toward the idea of better living through nature." title_tag="h2" width="80"] He then goes on to say, “Since 1940 we have created more than 75,000 synthetic chemicals and released them into the environment and...

5 Best Detox Foods

If I could pick a few buzz words that plateaued in 2013 and are still popping up, detox is one of them. With stronger chemicals in the air, water, medications, and foods, the risk for exposure is much greater than it used to be. Food plays a major role in the body’s ability to eliminate all toxins and chemicals. Foods can...