Every year we vow to be a little less indulgent but let’s face it — life is short, and who doesn’t love great food or a special bottle of wine during our celebrations? The good news is you don’t have to wait to start the process of detoxifying your body and getting back some control in your diet as we enter the new year. If you are ready for your overhaul, this is a time to shed toxins and get a whole-body cleanse while rebuilding your system.
Who doesn’t love a tasty, nourishing, high protein smoothie when the weather is warm, and you want to keep it light? Sifting through the number of choices when it comes to protein powders can be pretty overwhelming and even scary. Whether you are following a plant-based or Paleo diet or seeking weight loss, there is a protein type for you. Here’s the scoop on some of the best protein powder types to help you make your decision.
Change the way you look and feel by following a healthy diet and adding a whole body cleanse with the right foods. Cleanse your body by eating certain foods during your cleanse to maximize your efforts. But why wait till you do a detox? Why not, get a natural body cleanse every day with foods that cleanse your liver, your colon and blood. Find out what foods to avoid when detoxing and every day for health-promoting effects.
A healthy gut is your first line of defense against pathogens, toxicity, food intolerances and more. A sluggish digestive system, poor diet, stress, as well as food and environmental toxins can cause gut imbalances leading to digestive problems and weight gain. A look at your diet, detoxification and proper balance of probiotics can help to boost your gut health, well-being and even weight loss.
Toxins are everywhere. In today’s environment, everyone without exception is exposed to a wide variety of fat-soluble toxins that tend to accumulate in body fat. Managing your detoxification systems to get rid of your body’s toxic load will help to your jump-start weight loss and keep the pounds off for life. Evidence also shows that removing toxins from your body has positive health-promoting effects!
Taking care of the vitality of our internal organs and the need to cleanse them should be a priority for all of us. The effects of ‘detoxing’ go far beyond being just a physical cleanse or a good way to lose excess weight; it is a powerful way to make changes on every level of our being. A 14 Day Cleanse is a great jump start to any health program. Discover how to get healthy, detoxify your body and lose some pounds all at once!
What kind of New Year’s resolutions would a nutritionist make? As a Functional Nutritionist, I am often asked this question. In this article, I share what a nutritionist’s healthy New Year’s resolutions might include. This is my personal journey that I hope will inspire you to kick off 2018 with your list of healthy New Year’s resolutions.
Kale is so good for you and is considered a super food due to its many health-promoting properties. Kale is descendent of the wild cabbage, which is why it is similar to other cruciferous vegetables such as broccoli, cauliflower, mustard greens, brussels sprouts and bok choy.