Vitamin Rich Beverages for an Athlete

An athlete needs a lot more than just protein to perform effectively. The choice of drink or beverage that he/she consumes could have a positive effect in his performance. These drinks may aid in improving the athletes focus and alertness. It may also aid in improving their inflammatory response and prevent soreness/tiredness after the event. […]

Dietary Needs of a Cancer Patient

Foods to avoid as a cancer patient It is always advisable to cancer patients to observe their diet especially during Chemotherapy. Below are some of the foods that Cancer patients should avoid:- Hot and spicy foods Cancer patients should really avoid food with hot peppers and spices. High fiber foods Patients should shy away from […]

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 […]