Don’t let their small size fool you as golden berries are bursting with antioxidant benefits. Native to South America, golden berries (Peruvian ground cherries) are the latest berries being referred to as a superfood. They’re rich in fiber, vitamins, and polyphenols. Goldenberries are also a rare source of antioxidant withanolides.
Kiwis used to be known as the Chinese Gooseberry – as it originally comes from the north of China and grew in the Yangtze River valley – but started to be known as the kiwi fruit after it was started being grown in New Zealand. Apparently the name change took
When it comes to the growing list of superfoods, moringa always seems to be at the top of the pile. Native to northern India, Moringa Oleifera has quickly become a favorite supplement among health enthusiasts. They often use it in the form of a powder, capsule, oil or tea. Unlike
Hailing from ancient China, teas have become common staples of our everyday lives. We drink it when we wake up, when we’re sick and even when curling up to a good book. While a cup of tea is known for its relaxing effects, it’s actually one of the best natural,
An apple a day keeps the doctor away. How often were we told this by our parents growing up, with the hope that we’d end up eating more fruit? While the original proverb was eat an apple on going to bed, and you’ll keep the doctor from earning his bread
Maintaining a healthy and balanced life tend to come as a challenge to many college students, especially since they are more exposed to a lot of vices and unhealthy lifestyle practices after moving out of their parents’ house. It must be noted that with enough discipline and willingness to maintain
Cancer is one of the most debilitating illnesses in modern day history and various studies are currently being conducted to better understand the disease and its triggers. This studies have revealed how our diets can elevate our cancer risk. These studies have also revealed which foods contain cancer-fighting properties. One
When it comes to beauty and caring for your skin, natural is always the best way to go – with bigger beauty brands coming to that realization today. With your skin being the largest organ on your body, it is important to always give it the best care you can.
You know the saying by the ancient Greek physician Hippocrates, ‘Let food be thy medicine’? We are pretty sure he was talking about this turmeric latte – or at the very least, something very similar. Turmeric is one of many potent spices treasured by Ayurvedic doctors, and for a good reason. Being
Aside from living more sustainably, The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has stated that adopting a vegan-based diet helps to lower the risk of obesity, type 2 diabetes, hypertension and even some cancers (1). The recommended protein intake is 56 grams per day for the average sedentary man and 46