Top Ten Readily Available Fat Burning Foods

  Whole grains are a better and healthier option than processed foods. This is because your body burns twice as many calories in breaking down whole foods, particularly those rich in fiber such as oatmeal and brown rice Eggs are one of the richest source of protein. Several dietary programs insist on the intake of […]

Gluten-Free Health

What is GLUTEN? Most people may wonder.  This is a composite storage proteins termed protamine and glutamines which are stored together with starch in the endosperm of various grass related grains. They can be found in wheat, barley, rye, oats the list endless. The recent increase in people being diagnosed with celiac and gluten sensitivity […]

Protein Based Plants and their Health Benefits

Protein is one of the most crucial nutrients in the human body. A little bit of protein can go a long way in improving varying aspects of your health, the term ‘’ complete protein’’ refers to amino acids which are the building blocks for proteins. There are 20 different types of amino acids that can […]

Guide to Making the Perfect Healthy Smoothie

The basics to a perfect smoothie are fruit, liquid and veggies which are the core ingredients. To give your smoothie an additional punch you may wish to add optional ingredients to make it creamy, make it sweet and healthy with a kick of energy. Add ½ a cup of fruit. Fruits are a rich source […]

FOOD FOR THOUGHT­-Dietary Needs for the Brain

Did you know that the brain is made up of 60% fat, bet you didn’t know that?   So as to have a healthy brain, you have to a balanced diet to provide the brain with the necessary vitamins and minerals to operate at optimum levels. By a balanced diet I mean, carbohydrates, proteins, vegetables and […]

Benefits of Avocados Seeds

I know you probably didn’t know that the avocado seed has health benefits, well it does. The avocado seed has numerous health benefits as we shall see below and how to prep it. The vitamins and minerals in abundance within the avocado are vitamin K, vitamin C, potassium, folate, vitamin B5, vitamin E , also […]

Top Super Foods that Burn Fat

First things first, I know the first thing that comes to mind when you read the title, you ask yourself ,’what are super foods’. Well super foods are nutrient rich foods considered to be especially beneficial for health and well-being. So today we get to see examples of super foods and their benefits to our […]

Five Rules of Healthy Eating without Starving Yourself

RULE 1: Breakfast A healthy breakfast should have an intake of between 300-400 calories per serving. It should have at least 10 grams of protein, healthy fat, or fiber. Just to mention a few examples, for protein, egg whites fit the profile, healthy fats are things like cheese or butter, which are great for breakfast, […]