9 Unbelievable Health Benefits of the Pineapple + Recipes

Wouldn’t you agree that the pineapple has an intimidating je ne sais quoi about it? I mean, you’d never guess that the fruit’s flesh is luxuriously sweet-sour by just looking at its weird rough, tough and scaly skin! And cutting the spiky bugger properly (without wasting a lot of the flesh) is a work of […]

The Top 5 Health Benefits Of Pumpkin (+ Recipes That Aren’t Just For Halloween!)

Pumpkin has a rich history of varying uses and traditions, from the jack-o-lantern to pumpkin pie to pumpkin spice lattes. But beyond the sugary desserts and Halloween decorations, these vibrant orange autumn fruits (that’s right – fruit, not vegetable!) come with a range of incredible health benefits. Pumpkin has been labeled a ‘superfood’, and that […]

Magnesium Supplements: How to Choose the Right One For You

Do you consider your pillow as something magical? You know, hugging it after a very long and hard day at work helps you remember e-very-thing you were supposed to do? I can relate – a year ago, I would consciously avoid going to bed before 2 am because I just couldn’t face another night of […]

Want To Ditch Dairy? Here’s Your Vegan Milk Guide…

Most of us will remember the adverts on television, the major campaigns in school, and our parents at breakfast and sometimes even dinner telling us to drink our milk if we wanted strong bones and healthy teeth. The reality, however, is a little different, and with so many allergies to dairy in the world today, […]

Why You Might Want To Switch Your Protein Powder To Casein

Protein powders have been all the rage over the past few years, and they provide an easy way to increase quality protein intake. But not all protein powders are good for you, and some can be detrimental to your health or weight loss goals if you are using the wrong types. There are cheap, less […]

The Top 7 Health Benefits Of Vinegar (& Which Vinegars To Choose…)

There are actually several types of vinegar around, with different colors and different benefits. They all have that sharp vinegar taste, but that sharpness varies in strength and the taste of whatever the vinegar is made from comes through as well. For example, red wine vinegar has a subtle red wine taste and apple cider […]

19 Clever & Creative Uses For Apple Cider Vinegar

Touted as a magic weight loss tool and detox drink, apple cider vinegar has been in the spotlight for a while now. But some of those claims aren’t necessarily backed by science and consuming too much of the stuff, especially on its own, actually comes with its fair share of risks. But, don’t worry; we’re […]

If you an autoimmune disease, you'll be amazed by how effective the autoimmune paleo diet is.

Pills or Autoimmune Paleo Diet – Which One Is More Effective?

‘Well, whatever you do, your kidneys’ health will deteriorate. In a few years, you’ll need to start dialysis.’ Two years later, the rheumatologist’s words still resonate painfully in my ears. And the extremely brief, yet intense, look of despair in my father’s eyes will forever break my heart and make me furious at the same […]

The Top 7 Tear-Jerking Health Benefits Of Onions

Onions have a long history as a food staple and natural medicine, used for millenniums around the world. They are robust in taste and smell, and are often used daily as the first ingredient in meals, from stir fries and curries to soups and salads. There are countless ways to cook and eat onions, and […]

Barre Workout: What It Is & How You Can Benefit

Looking for a total body workout that will push your muscles to their limit? If so, it’s time to try a barre class. Barre is a ballet-inspired workout that features elements of yoga and pilates. Over the last few years, barre has become one of the hottest fitness trends, with studios popping up all across […]