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How To Improve Posture With These 8 Simple Exercises

Didn’t your mother ever tell you to sit or stand up straight? Well, whatever her motivation, it was good advice, because, it doesn’t just make you look better, it also has some serious health benefits for the body and mind. And it works as a preventative health technique in some ways as well. But if […]

The Top 7 Proven Benefits Of Manuka Honey

Touted as a natural medicine to cure just about all ailments, Manuka honey certainly has a powerful reputation. But does it live up to the hype? We take a look at the nutritional profile of Manuka honey, and delve into its proven health benefits…   What Is Manuka Honey? This dark, thick honey is produced […]

Find out why people around the globe are buzzing about the Whole30 Diet, if/how you can benefit, and recipes that are bound to please!

What Is The Whole30 Diet? Benefits + Recipes!

Do you suffer from digestive issues and severe bloating? Have you broken up with the scale and there’s no reconciliation in sight? Are you chronically fatigued? What about skin issues? Do you deal with body aches and pains that aren’t related to an injury? While all of these symptoms take a huge toll on the […]

The Top 6 Surprising Health Benefits Of Watermelon (+ Quenching Smoothie Recipes)

Considering it just tastes like sugary water, it’s a pleasant surprise to learn that there are actually a number of health benefits of watermelon. The pretty pink melon is full of vitamins, antioxidants and electrolytes while being low in calories and fat. It can help with digestion, and even benefit eye health and heart health… […]

Could these commonly consumed foods be behind your digestive or IBS symptoms?

Low-FODMAP Diet: Everything You Need to Know

The first time I mentioned FODMAPs to a patient; he stared at me blankly and then said ‘Uh, nope I’m not really into fancy navigation systems.’ That was funny in a sad way. After all, FODMAPs are very trendy in the health and wellness world, but people who would benefit the most from understanding the […]

There are several reasons people cut back on, or completely eliminate, butter from their diet. See the top butter substitutes and how you can use them!

7 Butter Substitutes For Baking (+ Swaps For Spreads)

If you opened up your refrigerator right now, how many sticks of butter would you find? Chances are, at least a few. Whether you use the popular dairy product as a spread, pop a teaspoon or so in a frying pan when cooking, or add it to your homemade cookies, cupcakes, and pies, it seems the […]

Get Bendy With These 8 Yoga Poses For Flexibility

Asanas, or the physical side of yoga, focus on many, many things, including balance, strength, concentration, stability, breath and relaxation. They also focus on, and improve, flexibility. Here are 8 beginners’ yoga poses that increase flexibility.   But Yoga Is For Flexible People, Right? Myth: You have to be flexible to practice yoga. Reality: Yoga […]

23 Fun & Creative Snacks For Under 100 Calories

We’re not all about calorie counting at Bembu.com, but when you’re looking for a snack, it’s a great idea to keep the calories to a minimum. And more importantly, make them healthy low calorie snacks. Here are some of our favorite snack and dessert recipes that come in under 100 calories…   Should You Be […]

Bugged by histamine intolerance? Find out how to naturally get rid of your symptoms.

Histamine Intolerance: How to Address the Root Cause

Do you start itching when you eat cured meat? What about random headaches you can’t figure out? Or perhaps your tongue gets all swollen when you eat bananas? If you’ve answered yes to any of these questions, let me assure you that it’s not ‘all in your head’: you could have a histamine intolerance. Or […]

7 Relieving Yoga Poses For Sciatica

Many people around the world suffer from lower back pain, but when that pain starts to shoot down one of your legs and feel like an unbearable cramp, it may be sciatica. While most cases of sciatica don’t have to be drastically treated with invasive surgery, there are cases where it can be quite severe. […]