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9 Ways To A Healthy Prostate

In case the recent outbreak of mustaches didn’t tip you off, we’d like to remind you all that we’re well into Movember — the month where men grow mustaches in support of a charity that aims to enhance the health of prostates across the world. In solidarity with the cause, we have created 9 diet, […]

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Inflammation: The Silent Bone Killer

Chronic inflammation is an epidemic that silently affects countless North Americans, increasing their risk of chronic disease. What you may not know about inflammation, however, is that there is a long established connection between inflammation and bone disorders. Your bones are constantly undergoing a cycle of building (formation) and degrading (resorption). Normally bone resorption prompts […]

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7 Sensational Foods for Flight Inflammation

Reduce your risk for arthritis and a host of other diseases (including heart disease, diabetes, cancer and Alzheimer’s) Start by de-stressing daily, exercising regularly and making quality sleep a priority in your life. Then, add in an anti-inflammatory eating plan that includes the following seven inflammation-quashing superfoods and you have yourself a recipe for vibrant […]

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Shake It-Up at Your Farmers Market with these Unusual Picks

A stroll through your local farmers market may reveal all sorts of unusual and funky looking foods. There is no better time than now to sample all that nature has on offer! Channel that adventurous spirit of yours and stock up on these flavourful, nutritious and not-so-mainstream fruits and vegetables. Read on as we help […]

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6 Sensational, Seasonal Superfoods

Looking for a delicious way to achieve a healthy weight, get glowing skin, boost your energy levels, fight inflammation and reduce your risk for disease? The power is on your plate. Get your hands on these sensational superfoods, in season and on their way to a farmer’s market near you! Black-and-Blueberries: Anthocyanins are bioflavonoids responsible for […]

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Inflammation: The Silent Health Menace

For many years, health professionals sang the same tune – stress, dietary cholesterol and saturated fats cause heart disease – end of story. Luckily, that narrow view of a complex disease is getting a much needed re-evaluation. [i] What new risk factors should you be concerned about, you ask? The answer is found in a twelve […]

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Healing Through Optimal Nutrition

Kathy Beach, Certified Health Coach & Nutrition Counselor shares her approach on how to optimize your chances of staying cancer free. As a cancer survivor herself, Kathy is especially passionate about coaching other cancer survivors to empower them to successfully navigate the cancer journey and move forward into a life of optimal health and wellbeing. […]

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Cancer Fighting Foods

Eating any single food will not prevent or treat cancer, however there is plenty of scientific evidence showing that what you consume over a lifetime can increase or decrease your overall cancer risk. Studies have found that consuming a large amount of red, processed and smoked meat, salty foods and sugar increases the risk for […]

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