How important is the natural nutrition for newborn babies and is it dangerous to make compromises with it? In the next few minutes we will go through 10 popular myths about breastfeeding, try to break some of them, and understand what lies behind them.
Here are 5 immune boosting foods, that will help strengthen your immune system naturally and stay healthy through the winter. A rich in healthy foods menu, ensures that you provide the body with everything it needs, so it can strengthen its natural protection powers.
Vitamin D helps regulate hunger and appetite. Magnesium activates hundreds of enzymes in the body to help you get most out of the food, that you eat. It is also the most important co-factor for absorbing vitamin D in the body.
Change of seasons – a difficult period for the body. The weather is changing, immunity decreases, and our mood is also dropping. How to learn to listen to your body, and to recognize the lack of vitamines and minerals in it?
Collagen is the most abundant protein in the human body (25-35% of the total protein). It gives strength and elasticity to the body. Except the skin, it builds the internal organs, bones, joints, cartilage, tendons, cornea and blood vessels.
Before you figure out your way through the jungle of diets, weight loss and fitness tips, it is important to know what exactly happens in your body while you are losing weight. What your body absorbs and what it breaks down easiest?
Nutritionist Lee Holmes says there are three different body types – Vata, Pitta and Kapha, that all require different diets and different activities to keep them balanced and healthy.
Gluten-free diets are becoming increasingly popular. Supporters of such food believe that by eliminating gluten from your diet, you can easily get rid of the unwished extra weight, normalize your sleep, get rid of chronic fatigue and finally begin living a happy life.
If excess weight is a problem that you have already encountered, you’ve probably heard about the yo-yo effect. It occurs when you lose weight, but eventually after some time you gain it back again. If you want to avoid this problem, it is good to know what causes it.
Many of us have done drastical diets, promissing to get us rid of excess weight quickly. The problem with such diets is, that the results are temporary and most of the cases we regain the lost weight, because of the yo-yo effect which these kind of diets have on our body.
Researchers from Kyoto University in Japan suggest that fish oil is able to transform fat-storage cells into fat-burning cells in mice.