protein smoothie

What comes to mind when you think of protein powder? Maybe you think it’s only for bodybuilders who are trying to increase muscle mass. Or maybe you think it’s for the elderly who are trying to maintain their weight. But, protein powders are a great addition to anyone’s diet!   Protein powder hasn’t always resonated…

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bottle of solaray probiotics

Did you know that around 70% of our immune system lives in the lining of our intestinal tract? 70%! That means our immune system operates at optimal function when our gut is healthy. So, how do we balance our gut? Probiotics.   Many of us have taken probiotics supplements at one time or another with…

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elderberries

If you have ever had a sniffle, sneeze, cough or any other seasonal ailment, you may have taken this magical berry. For hundreds of years, Elderberry has been used as a natural approach to treating viruses and allergies. It made waves in the early 2000s with a study that showed it outperformed Tamiflu (Oseltamivir) for…

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foods high in antioxidants and quercetin

Spring has arrived. With it comes those beautiful, colorful blooms and vibrant greens of plants, trees and flowers! But, it also means dreadful, car blanketing pollen and, of course, the mucous in our heads! Bless you! If only there was something to help the red eyes and sinus issues. Something that didn’t require a trip…

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image of lungs, respiratory system

This time of year comes with viruses, including coronavirus, and allergies abounding. And, with a lot of talk about respiratory illness these days, you may be wondering how to protect your lungs. If so, keep reading to find out how you can improve the ability of your lungs and stay healthy!   NAC (N-Acetyl Cysteine)…

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