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Nutrition is the science that interprets the interaction of nutrients and other substances in food in relation to maintenance, growth, reproduction, health and disease of an organism. It includes food intake, absorption, assimilation, biosynthesis, catabolism and excretion.

The diet of an organism is what it eats, which is largely determined by the availability, the processing and palatability of foods. A healthy diet includes preparation of food and storage methods that preserve nutrients from oxidation, heat or leaching, and that reduce risk of foodborne illness.

Olive Leaf: The Little-Known Health Benefits and Ways to Consume Them

By |2019-03-18T21:01:31+03:00March 18th, 2019|Categories: Food and Nutrition, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

You're probably aware of the health benefits that come from olive oil and that it's the superior choice over refined vegetable oils. Olive leaf, however, is a more unknown substance you'll want to learn more about to improve your health. Olive leaf comes from the olive tree but should you not disregard them in place of the olives. The leaf contains oleuropein which is where most of the health benefits come from. As great as olive oil is you may not always want to consume

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6 Sage Benefits and Uses That Will Inspire You to Bring This Herb Into Your Life

By |2019-03-16T11:42:00+03:00March 16th, 2019|Categories: Food and Nutrition, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Sage is an amazing herb you need to look to include in your diet. The sage benefits are numerous and it's not only healthy but a great way to bring extra flavor to your cooking. Top chefs call herbs their "tool chest" as they can elevate any dish from bland to amazing. Sage is right there at the top of the list and it's a very versatile herb with many health benefits you may not have known of. Let's look at 6 sage benefits, and

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How to Grow Herbs Indoors or in Your Backyard with These 10 Tips

By |2019-03-13T15:26:08+03:00March 13th, 2019|Categories: Gardening, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , |

Herbs add extra flavor and interest to dishes but can be expensive to buy. If you haven’t got a garden you might want to know how to grow herbs indoors. Luckily it’s not difficult, so long as you pick the right herbs and follow our tips. So, whether you want some mint for a lamb roast or parsley for a piece of fish, here’s how to grow herbs indoors (and in your backyard too). The first thing you need to know is which herbs are

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9 Pregnancy Stages and What Happens to Your Body and the Baby at Each

By |2019-03-14T08:17:26+03:00March 13th, 2019|Categories: Health & Wellness, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , |

Becoming a new mother opens a new chapter in your life. All new moms need to understand what happens during the nine pregnancy stages. We share what happens during the nine pregnancy stages and the possible complications of gestation. This article has suggestions on how to avoid them as well. Pregnancy Stages: What happens at each Pregnancy usually lasts for nine months for humans. A woman experiences physical and emotional changes during this time. These include heartburn, nausea, back pain, and abdominal discomfort. It's also

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How to Make Egg Hair Mask at Home and How It Will Benefit Your Hair

By |2019-03-11T20:14:40+03:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: Health & Wellness, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Every woman dreams of having lustrous, thick hair. And there's a straightforward way to get it - by using an egg hair mask. An egg hair mask has many benefits and uses for the hair. We explain what they are, and how you can make an egg hair mask from the comfort of home. The Benefits of an Egg Hair Mask The egg is a superfood for the hair. The unique combination of vitamins and minerals enriches it and keeps it healthy. 1. Highly nutritious

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Alcohol and Anxiety: Why Do You Feel More Anxious After Drinking?

By |2019-03-12T00:07:12+03:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: Health & Wellness, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

You sip that glass of red wine because you want to relieve some of your troubles, but it doesn't work. What you lack is knowledge about alcohol and anxiety. Many of us are unaware of the impact of their worries on their level of intoxication. Alcohol and anxiety go hand-in-hand, and we explain why. The Link Between Between Alcohol and Anxiety Everyone knows that there is a link between alcohol and anxiety. A study published by Drinkaware showed than 34% of British people drank alcohol

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Diabetes Prevention Made Simple With These 6 Tips, Foods and Lifestyle

By |2019-03-05T20:20:08+03:00March 5th, 2019|Categories: Diseases and Conditions, Food and Nutrition, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Diabetes prevention is more important now than ever before. Diabetes is an ugly condition but fortunately, people who have prediabetes can delay or prevent the development of type 2 diabetes. This involves changing your diet along with your activity level. We live in a society where sugar and refined carbs are literally rammed down our throats. A lifetime of sugar consumption can catch up with you and diabetes, just in the United States, affects some 100 million people. The good news is we can now

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How To Eat A Heart-Healthy Diet To Lower Your Risk Of Cardiovascular Disease

By |2019-02-27T21:24:27+03:00February 27th, 2019|Categories: Cardiovascular System, Diseases and Conditions, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Eating a heart-healthy diet will be the number one thing you can do to naturally lower your risk of cardiovascular disease. Cardiovascular disease has become the top cause of death for adults today and learning how to combat it with a heart-healthy diet will be imperative for optimal health and wellness. What Is Cardiovascular Disease? This is also known as heart and blood vessel disease but this is a condition that includes numerous problems. It comes down to the condition of atherosclerosis which is a

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