[sharify] More than half a billion adults, and over 42 million children are obese, or overweight. Studies have found that obesity was most prevalent in low, and middle income families. Junk food, and processed foods seem to attract buyers who are on a budget, due to their low prices and “can’t miss” deals. Unfortunately, eating fast food, can be a lot more costly than you think.
[sharify]Estrogen dominance is a huge health epidemic in America, causing a slew of undesirable side-effects including: fatigue, weight gain, hair loss, headaches, mood changes, reduced libido, PMS, endometriosis,fertility issues, increased cancer risk and accelerated aging. Much of the estrogen dominance is caused by exposure to environmental estrogens (xenoestrogens), and one of the most notorious offenders is plastic. You should try to only use BPA-free plastics, and never use plastic in the microwave because heating plastic increases the xenoestrogen levels and directly deposits them into your food.
[sharify] Chef AJ is a chef and culinary instructor, the host of the television series ‘Healthy Living with CHEF AJ,’ and the author of the popular book ‘Unprocessed: How to Achieve Vibrant Health and Your Ideal Weight.’ Chef AJ has devoted the better part of her life to researching the “how-to’s” of health and happiness, and below are her top 5 tips for achieving a synergistic blend of both.
[sharify] When you hear the word diabetes, dietary sugar is probably the first association that comes to mind. Although too much sugar and refined carbohydrates (which are quickly broken down into sugar in the body), do contribute to metabolic syndrome, blood sugar fluctuation and diabetes symptoms; dairy and fat are actually more harmful than sugar. Before explaining further, it is important to first understand the difference between type-1 and type-2 diabetes, and metabolic syndrome.
[sharify] Did you know that the oils we have been ingesting for years are potentially harmful to our bodies? The oils we consume, for example olive oil, concentrates in the body fat. This means that although the pounds on the scale might be going down, the fat in our bodies still remain.
[sharify] Did you know that food sensitivities are on the rise and you may be suffering with a multitude of mental, physical and emotional symptoms that are caused by unidentified food sensitivities? Overtime, you may have become so accustom to these symptoms, that you don’t even realize just how terrible you feel, and you won’t feel any better until you identify and eliminate the food/s that you’re sensitive to. Don’t settle for subpar health, read on to discover how to recognize, identify and eliminate food sensitivities, and prepare yourself to feel better than ever!
[sharify] Whomever said they didn’t want to live a long, and happy life was only kidding themselves. Everybody has that goal to be the healthiest and happiest they can be. The truth is, you can achieve that goal all by yourself through healthy eating, exercise, and natural vitamins. It is crucial for living a healthy life that you stay away from all toxic foods and drinks, such as coffee, or any grilled/fried foods.