Healthy Digestion

Over 2,000 years ago, Hippocrates – the Father of modern medicine – keenly observed that “all disease begins in the gut.” Thousands of years later we are continuing to uncover the wisdom behind these words as seemingly endless connections between healthy digestion and overall health and disease prevention and treatment are linked.  The truth is… Read More

Woman trying to lose fat

Lower back fat is one of the most common problem zones, and needless to say, nobody wants love handles. Interestingly, lower back fat tends to be more common in women who naturally hold more fat around their hips and thighs, but can sometimes also be a sign of excess visceral fat in both men and… Read More

Woman putting on anti-cellulite cream

Cellulite is the bane of many women’s existence, but it doesn’t have to be. Aside from the foundational truth that you are beautiful and perfect exactly as you are, it’s also so important to understand not only what cellulite is, but where it comes from. Believe it or not, cellulite has a lot to do… Read More

Woman with muscle pain on leg

There’s nothing better than the glow, pride and body confidence that comes after a great workout. However, it’s important to take the time for proper recovery and care to safely transition your muscles and joints out of exercise, and prevent overly sore muscles. In this article, we explain the best strategies to warm-up and cool-down… Read More

Woman exercising hips

Modern-day living gives your hip flexors quite a beating. These key muscles are responsible for lifting your knees towards your body and allowing bend at the waist, and are notoriously in need of some extra love, strengthening and stretching. Given the increasing time so many people spend seated at their desks, in cars and elsewhere,… Read More

Lowering Blood Pressure

High blood pressure, or hypertension, is known as the “silent killer” because it often goes unnoticed and can worsen over time. Having high blood pressure can negatively affect your heart, brain, kidneys and eyes if left untreated. More specifically, high blood pressure can increase your risk of stroke, vision loss, heart attack, heart failure, kidney… Read More

Woman Exercising Outdoors

If you’re wondering how to quickly and easily burn more calories throughout your day, you certainly aren’t alone. Calories are actually quite a confusing and controversial topic in the world of nutrition, and it can be hard to decide what strategy is best for you. To count or not to count calories? Quality over quantity,… Read More