Vitamin B12 works with folic acid in many bodily processes, including the synthesis of DNA, red blood cells, and the myelin sheath that speeds the conduction of signals along nerve cells.
Healthy Grilling Tips
July 28 2017
Recent news linking grilled meat to cancer may make you leery about firing up the barbecue this summer. But there are simple ways to stay healthy while still enjoying a backyard cookout.
Get a Grip on Anxiety
June 13 2017
If you think prescription medications are the only option for anxiety and panic attacks, you’ll be happy to know about these very effective natural solutions.
A Comprehensive Guide to Supplementing with Creatine
July 20 2018
Creatine is a naturally occurring substance found primarily in muscle cells. It is obtained from dietary sources, primarily meat and seafood, with a smaller portion produced by the body.
9 Health Benefits of Vitamin B12
November 27 2017
Vitamin B12 (also referred to as cobalamin or cyanocobalamin) is an important nutrient that your body requires to help optimize brain, nerve, and blood health. However, despite its importance, there's plenty of evidence showing that people around the world are deficient in this essential nutrient.
April 26 2017
Natural ways to silence the ringing, roaring, and hissing of tinnitus
A Quick Guide to Zinc
March 14 2018
Zinc is a trace mineral that found in virtually every cell in the body and is a component in over 200 enzymes. Enzymes are molecules involved in speeding up chemical reactions necessary for human bodily function. Zinc functions in more enzymatic reactions than any other mineral. Most enzymes are composed of a protein along with an essential mineral and possibly a vitamin. If an enzyme is lacking the essential mineral or vitamin, it cannot function properly. If zinc levels are low it affects virtually every system of the body due to its central role in so many enzymes. In addition to its role in enzymes, zinc is required for proper action of many body hormones including insulin, growth hormone, and sex hormones.
3 Dietitian-Approved Meatless Recipes for the Grill
May 25 2020
A registered dietician’s top 3 recipes for meat-free meals perfect for warmer weather. Plus supplement recommendations for vegans.
A Quick Guide to Vitamin B Complex
May 30 2019
B vitamins are essential nutrients required to build healthy cells and are involved in many key biological processes in the body including energy metabolism.
15 Alternatives to Prescription Pain Medications
February 12 2018
Acute and chronic pain has affected humans since the beginning of time. Ancient healers, shamans and, nowadays, medical doctors, naturopaths, chiropractors, and acupuncturists utilize varied approaches to treat both acute and chronic pain syndromes. Chronic pain is diagnosed when a person endures pain in a specific area for more than six weeks—it usually results from inflammation, which creates an imbalance within the body.
Discover the Benefits of the Mediterranean Diet
April 22 2019
When I was studying nutrition in college, the Mediterranean diet fascinated me.
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