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Take Control of Your Heart Health with Exercise

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A thumping heart is your body’s way of saying thank you. Everyone knows that exercise is good for your heart. That’s why sweat-inducing activities like running are called “cardio”, right? But did you know that exercise can actually help prevent and reverse heart disease? Well, it is possible. In this post, I am going to show you how to take control of your heart health with exercise. I know some people cringe at the word “exercise”, but seriously you won’t […]

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Why Fluoride-Free May Be Best For Your Family

What if I told you that fluoride could be harmful to your health? That would go against what traditional advice tells you, right? Well in this article I am going to share with you what I have learned about fluoride so that you can make an informed decision for you and your family. Why I Questioned the Use of Fluoride About five years ago I met with Allison Dunaway, Registered and Licensed Dietitian, after being diagnosed with Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. She […]

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Start Your Day with MCT Oil

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I started using MCT oil in my coffee daily about a year and a half ago when I was following a ketogenic diet. It sounded kind of weird to me at first (oil in my coffee, really?), but is something that I enjoy and have stuck with even when transitioning back to a higher carb diet. MCT Oil can have a massive impact on your energy and cognitive function. I have found that for me it helps with energy pre-workout […]

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How to Boost Endurance and Performance on a Budget

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I absolutely love Beachbody On Demand workouts and was very tempted to try the Beachbody Performance supplements. However, being a researcher and health geek I always look at ingredient labels and research the active ingredients to determine their purpose and if they are necessary for my performance. By doing this I can find less expensive alternatives and make sure that I am not ingesting anything that is not necessary, such as preservatives, sugar, etc. My goal is to save money […]

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