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Fruit Juice: Sugar in liquid form

Fruit Juice: Sugar in liquid form

How many people were raised starting the morning with a glass of orange juice with breakfast?? Apple, grape, orange, pineapple, cranberry…. there’s a type of juice to please everyone’s taste buds. The fallacy is that many believe drinking fruit juice… 0 Shares | | Posted in Fitness, Fitness Nutrition, Food, Health, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Personal Care, Weight Loss
Incredibly Nutritious Fruit – Durian

Incredibly Nutritious Fruit – Durian

“The King of Fruits”, the nickname for durian fruit, is not a coincidence. Durian fruit is incredibly nutritious in comparison with most other fruits. Growing in tropical parts of the world, this fruit can mainly be found in Indonesia, Thailand… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Nutrition
7 Tips on How to Grow Delicious Tomatoes in Your Garden

7 Tips on How to Grow Delicious Tomatoes in Your Garden

Home gardeners find growing tomatoes more interesting than other vegetables.  In fact, 93 percent of American gardeners grow tomatoes. Some would argue that the homegrown tomato fruit is far better than the ones available in grocery stores. Homegrown tomatoes Americans… 0 Shares | | Posted in Gardening
Fresh, Frozen, Canned or Dried: What’s the Best Fruit to Use When Home-Fermenting Drinks?

Fresh, Frozen, Canned or Dried: What’s the Best Fruit to Use When Home-Fermenting Drinks?

My kitchen is always brewing up some sort of fermented beverage. Upon switching to a cleaner and healthier diet, I felt the need to eliminate pop, and also to increase probiotics. I am happy that I was able to both,… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Health, Medicine, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine
Extraordinary Health Benefits And Risks Of Cranberries

Extraordinary Health Benefits And Risks Of Cranberries

Cranberries are often a popular part of Thanksgiving and Christmas celebrations in the form of cranberry drinks, sauces, dried, and added to desserts, casseroles, or stuffing. The cranberry is often at the top of the list of food sources with… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health
The Benefits Polytunnels Provide For All Gardeners

The Benefits Polytunnels Provide For All Gardeners

Growing your own produce is a really healthy choice. Not only can you grow your own fresh fruit, vegetables and herbs, but gardening also provides exercise and benefits your mental health. Getting outside, being active and feeling closer to nature… 0 Shares | | Posted in Environment, Food, Gardening, Lifestyle, Recipes
5 Reasons Eating An Avocado Everyday Improves Health

5 Reasons Eating An Avocado Everyday Improves Health

The avocado is a versatile buttery, creamy fruit grown in warm climates. A variety of studies suggest that increasing consumption of plant foods like the avocado helps in decreasing the risk of heart disease, diabetes, and obesity. Avocados also help… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food
How many ‘serves’ of fruit and vegetables are in a fresh juice?

How many ‘serves’ of fruit and vegetables are in a fresh juice?

As parents we are aware of nutritional guidelines ‘serves’ idea. How many ‘serves’ of fruit and vegetables we should consume (as a minimum) on a daily basis is a regular topic of interest – especially in the media. Of even… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health
Kumquat – 23 Outstanding Health Benefits of This Super Fruit

Kumquat – 23 Outstanding Health Benefits of This Super Fruit

Kumquats are the forgotten citrus fruit since people rarely ever talk about them unless it is during the Christmas season when they are useful as beautiful decoration around the home, or in gardens as sweet aromatic plants that provide elegance.… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Food, Health, Health, Nutrition
Grapefruit Calories, Carbs, and Nutrition Facts

Grapefruit Calories, Carbs, and Nutrition Facts

Grapefruit calories, carbs, and nutrition facts abound and are quite plentiful.  Studies suggest consuming this delightful fruit helps in lowering the risk of preventable diseases, like heart disease, diabetes, and obesity, but there are some potential health risks to keep… 0 Shares | | Posted in Fitness Nutrition, Food, Health, Nutrition, Pharmaceuticals