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 deadly. Weight gain can cause our blood pressure to go up. It is best advised by the health authorities to try to keep it in … Continue reading How using your ‘Salt Shaker’ can Reduce Daily Sodium Intake…

Ultimate Food for Health and Weight Loss: Plant Based or Dash Diet? Facts I Found Out…

What's more important? Is it how our food tastes or good health and weight loss? Why not all the above? People see everything differently and place their own importance on what they want out of life. I can only talk about my viewpoint. So, what matters most to me since I am the writer for … Continue reading Ultimate Food for Health and Weight Loss: Plant Based or Dash Diet? Facts I Found Out…

Why Slight Weight Loss May Bring Big Health Benefits…

As I've said earlier, I lost 50 pounds in a year. That's sizable weight loss. But, losing even less could bring big health benefits. It's encouraging once you begin seeing the pounds peel off. Shirts and pants fit better and belt notches loosen. "Healthy weight loss isn’t just about a 'diet' or 'program'. It’s about … Continue reading Why Slight Weight Loss May Bring Big Health Benefits…

9 Reasons Why Sautéed Mushrooms May Improve Your Health…

I don't know about you, but I have always loved mushrooms. I remember when I bought the ones in the bottles to add to my spaghetti sauce. I didn't know I could save money buying them fresh chopping them up dropping them in the crock pot. You live and you learn to do things easier … Continue reading 9 Reasons Why Sautéed Mushrooms May Improve Your Health…

My Secret To How I Lost 50 Pounds And Got Healthier Eating More…

The truth is that if we are not willing to change our eating habits, things will remain the same. We need a motivational factor in our lives to change making bad food choices. Maybe, I can help in choosing the right food to eat. After all, I know how to lose 50 pounds, because I've … Continue reading My Secret To How I Lost 50 Pounds And Got Healthier Eating More…

Why Eat These With Those And Not With That?

In my twenties, I found I got heart burn after eating meat with potatoes. And, then there was the Sunday greasy breakfast of pancakes or waffles with butter and syrup, hash browns, sausage, bacon and egg and cheese omelette. I am surprised I survived to a ripe old age through all the abuse of my … Continue reading Why Eat These With Those And Not With That?

Vitamin B12 Supplements: Who Needs Them And How Much To Take?

From what I've read, your body has enough vitamin B12 stored up possibly lasting 3-5 years. I have wondered why that if we need small amounts of it, why they sell bottles that have 500 mcg and over? But, there might be a good reason they are doing so... Nevertheless, I have been a vegetarian … Continue reading Vitamin B12 Supplements: Who Needs Them And How Much To Take?

How I Lost 50 Pounds, Got Healthier (and, happier…)

Every time I slipped on my diet, my body thanked me when I began eating the right food once more. You learn to listen to when your body issues an almost silent 'thank you'. It's so easy to miss what your body is trying to tell you, since we have been numbed with the wrong … Continue reading How I Lost 50 Pounds, Got Healthier (and, happier…)

Can We Increase Our Lifespan? 3 Things Oldest People Do…

From what I've researched on my own about weight loss, better health and longevity, I have come to the conclusion that a plant based whole food diet is best for promoting all three. How do I know this? Good question. I learned from my own experience. I lost 50 pounds in a year and my … Continue reading Can We Increase Our Lifespan? 3 Things Oldest People Do…

Looking Toward Our Future: Insuring Good Health In Our Later Years

When we were 14 years old, it seemed we could eat anything we wanted. Time was on our side and we didn't have to worry much about our health. But, there often are changes coming to our health as we age that will be getting our attention. Although, our taste in food modifies itself as … Continue reading Looking Toward Our Future: Insuring Good Health In Our Later Years