How using your ‘Salt Shaker’ can Reduce Daily Sodium Intake…

Some of us have to watch our sodium as we get older. High blood pressure can sneak up on you without you even knowing. And, it can prove to be Continue reading “How using your ‘Salt Shaker’ can Reduce Daily Sodium Intake…”

How I Finally Knew I Was Consuming Too Much Salt And Needed To Cut Back

My body was trying to tell me something. When I used to eat bags and bags of chips each week, I was also overdosing on sodium. Getting rid of the excess salt is taxing on the body. Continue reading “How I Finally Knew I Was Consuming Too Much Salt And Needed To Cut Back”

Keeping Trim And Fit: Reducing Risk Of Heart Disease With Plant Based Diets

Vegetarians can make the mistake of not getting enough calories during the day. To compensate, they may crave fatty foods like eating more seeds, nuts and avocados. But, if you eat salads and drizzle olive oil, you are in the same boat. We don’t want to let our health sink. Continue reading “Keeping Trim And Fit: Reducing Risk Of Heart Disease With Plant Based Diets”

Why High And Low Salt Diets Can Be Unhealthy

Just like most Americans, I was using too much salt. This was iodized sea as well as Himalayan pink. Too much of these so called ‘healthier’ salts can be as unhealthy as regular table salt. Eating the way most Americans do makes sodium add up a lot faster than you might think. Continue reading “Why High And Low Salt Diets Can Be Unhealthy”

Daily sodium intake: How much salt is ‘too much’?

What is the proper daily sodium intake for adults? We all know too much salt isn’t healthy for you. We have been told over and over, it increases our blood pressure. But, is that all it does?

Researchers suspect salt may also activate Continue reading “Daily sodium intake: How much salt is ‘too much’?”

Good dental health: What your dentist won’t tell you

You might need to improve your dental health as a vegetarian by changing a few things you eat. Vegan and vegetarian teeth might not be in better shape than meat eaters.

Those who eat healthier than those who eat animal products may still get sick too much, have high blood pressure, bad cholesterol levels possibly visiting the dentist more often. How could this be? Continue reading “Good dental health: What your dentist won’t tell you”

Holistic health: Why it takes more than healthy food?

What is holistic health? It has everything to do with the ‘whole person’. It’s the psychological, physical and social aspects of ones life which should seriously be Continue reading “Holistic health: Why it takes more than healthy food?”

The unhealthful truth about caffeine in coffee: Is one cup too much?

Is the caffeine in coffee hazardous to our health? I would say it is not the only health concern when Continue reading “The unhealthful truth about caffeine in coffee: Is one cup too much?”