Category: Diet & Fitness

May 30, 2024

What’s Really in Your Hot Dog? The Health Hazards You Shouldn’t Ignore

According to the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council, it is estimated that Americans eat about 20 billion hot dogs each year. This unbelievable statistic number means that  70 hot dogs per person are consumer annually. Hot dogs are a staple in America at various sporting events like football, baseball, basketball, soccer and hockey. They […]

May 28, 2024

Uncovering the Myths of ‘Free Range’ Chicken: Health Concerns

The chicken industry is a major industry and important for the global agricultural economy.  That is why  intensive farming practices are the norm in order to  maximize productivity and profitability. At the same time, consumers are becoming. more health conscious and are demanding chicken that is free range and/or organic. In today’s blog, we are […]

the ECS
May 26, 2024

Brain Fog After COVID-19: The Causes, Symptoms, and Solutions

As many of us continue to deal with the long-term effects of COVID-19, a significant number of people are reporting persistent brain fog or cognitive impairment. This condition affects concentration, memory, and overall cognitive function It may last several weeks or months. Researchers have recently discovered some striking similarities between this COVID brain fog and […]

May 8, 2024

This Is What Happens To Your Body After Fasting For 36 Hours

Fasting has gained significant popularity for its potential health benefits, including weight management, improved metabolic health, and enhanced mental clarity. Fasting, the act of abstaining from food for a period, has been a part of human practices for centuries. Various cultures around the world have utilized fasting in religious rituals and traditional healing methods. In […]

Western Diet
May 7, 2024

Dirty Little Secret About McDonalds Hamburger Meat

Have you ever considered how many cows end up in just one burger? It’s not a pretty picture. McDonald’s sources its hamburger meat primarily from ranchers in the United States, as well as from international suppliers in countries like New Zealand, Australia, and Canada. Mixing them all together can spread bacteria, and the handling practices […]

The Power of Palate
January 18, 2024

The Power of Palate: Enhancing Weight Loss Through Taste Perception

In the world of weight loss, one factor that often flies under the radar is taste perception. It’s a powerful influencer, deeply interwoven into our eating habits and dietary choices. This sensory experience extends beyond mere enjoyment – it plays a critical role in how we approach food, impacting both psychological and physiological responses. In […]

Weight Loss
January 8, 2024

Age-Wise Fitness: Top Sports for Weight Loss from Teens to Seniors

When it comes to weight loss, the power of sports goes beyond mere calorie burning; it’s about finding activities that resonate with our age, physical capabilities, and lifestyle. The ideal sport for a teenager may not suit a senior, just as the perfect activity for someone in their thirties might differ from that of someone […]

Metabolic Syndrome
December 21, 2023

Decoding Metabolic Syndrome: How the ECS Holds the Key

Welcome to an enlightening exploration of a lesser-known yet pivotal player in our health: the endocannabinoid system (ECS). This intricate network within our bodies might be famous for its links to cannabis, but its role extends far beyond. Today, we’re diving into how the ECS crucially impacts metabolic syndrome – a term you might have […]

Weight Loss
December 19, 2023

The Psychology of Color and Weight Loss: How Hues Influence Your Diet

Welcome to a journey where the spectrum of colors intertwines with the path to a healthier you. It’s not just the calories and exercises that shape our weight loss journey; surprisingly, colors play a pivotal role too. Have you ever wondered why certain restaurants are painted in specific colors or why some plates make food […]

Fatty Foods
December 18, 2023

Understanding Hedonic Hunger: Why We Crave Sugary and Fatty Foods

Welcome to our exploration of “hedonic hunger,” a fascinating concept that’s reshaping our understanding of why we sometimes can’t stop eating those chips or cookies, even when we’re not really hungry. This isn’t just about having a sweet tooth or loving snacks; it’s about how certain foods mess with our brains, making us crave more. […]

Recommended Blogs

May 7, 2024

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) releases an annual list called the “Dirty Dozen,” every year that identifies twelve fruits and vegetables that are most contaminated with pesticides. The list is based on data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture  (USDA) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Here are the biggest reasons these fruits and […]

Weight loss medications like Ozempic have gained huge popularity for their amazing ability to help individuals to lose weight However, as you probably already know, “there’s no such thing as a free lunch.” Ozempic can also come with unexpected side effects.  One of those side effects that users have reported is  known as “Ozempic Face.” […]

Berberine
February 7, 2024

In the quest for natural weight loss solutions, berberine has emerged as a frontrunner, captivating the attention of health enthusiasts worldwide. This compound, derived from various plants used in traditional medicine, is often lauded for its ability to facilitate weight loss and manage blood sugar levels. With an increasing number of individuals seeking alternatives to […]