Category: Nutrition

Why Added Sugar Is Ruining Your Health

This article was originally published on MotivateHealth.com To eat a diet full of added sugar, one does not have to regularly guzzle soda or devour cupcakes. Added sugar is simply that: added. It is added to several unsuspecting products including foods considered “healthy” such as cereals, breads, fruit juices, granola bars, condiments, pasta sauces and

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It’s Time to Take a Break From Alcohol — Here’s How

This article was originally published on MotivateHealth.com. It’s no secret that alcohol is toxic to the body. From high blood pressure to lowering your immune system and raising your risk for certain types of cancer, drinking too much – on a single occasion or over time – can seriously derail your health. Read on to

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This Nice Cream Recipe Is BANANAS!

Switch From Ice Cream to “Nice Cream”! Cool down this summer with a healthier alternative to traditional ice cream. You won’t believe my vanilla and chocolate “nice cream” recipe is gluten, dairy and added sugar free. Plus, it only has four ingredients! Ingredients 4 frozen, ripe bananas, sliced (freeze without the peel for easy blending)

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What You Eat Directly Affects Your Mood and How Your Brain Functions

You’ve heard it before: it’s important to “eat clean” when it comes to maintaining a well-rounded lifestyle. But what does that really mean? Eating clean for one person might mean a home-cooked meal of tofu and frozen vegetables, while for another it may be an organic raw, grain-free vegan meal. A study conducted by Harvard Medical School,

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Celery Juice: The Gut Healing Elixir

If you pay attention to hot topics in the wellness world, you’ll know celery juice is all the rage. But I’ve been hip to this green juice long before it took social media by storm, so I can actually vouch for celery’s healing benefits. Now, most wellness trends burn bright and die fast, but this

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