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The prostate gland is crucial to men’s health. In fact, the word itself, is Greek in origin and defined as “one standing before” or “protector”. Positioned between the bladder and the colon, the prostate's main function is to secrete a clear, alkaline fluid to help transport sperm during ejaculation. The alkalinity helps to neutralize the acidity of the vagina, protecting the sperm and increasing the chance for fertilization to occur.
Frequently Asked Questions - Pancreatic Enzymes
August 7 2017
Enzyme preparations are one of the most useful nutritional supplements available. Enzymes are molecules that speed up chemical reactions – they either help build new molecules or they split the bonds that join molecules together to break them into smaller units. In the case of enzyme products, most often they contain digestive enzymes derived from hog pancreas (pancreatin), fungal, or plant sources. These enzymes function very similar to the way the digestive enzymes secreted by the human pancreas function.
Fungiology Reishi Hot Tea Recipe
September 12 2017
Fungiology Reishi tablets are rishi mushrooms in a convenient powder form. Reishi mushrooms have been historically shown to boost the immune system's response to different types of bacteria, fungi, virus and other bodily threats. Take them by mouth or brew up this delicious reishi hot tea recipe.
Nutrients For Teenage Skin
April 26 2017
The five most important vitamins and minerals for teenage skin, plus how fish oil protects young brains.
Nutrition isn’t a priority for most teens, even though the onslaught of hormones and stress of a growing body make good nutrition a must for a variety of reasons.
Is Your Coffee Habit Helping or Hurting Your Health?
April 3 2018
Like most Americans, I start my day with a steaming cup (or three) of coffee. But is this habit a healthy one? It seems like the headlines go back and forth all the time. Coffee is good for you! Coffee is bad for you! Just kidding, coffee is good for you again! Let’s dig a little deeper and see what’s really going on here.
Save Your Joints
April 26 2017
Hyaluronic acid may hold the key to reversing arthritis.
Supercharge Your Diet with these Healthy Peruvian Superfoods
May 31 2018
Peruvian foods may supercharge an anti-aging diet.
How to Choose and Use Vitamin C Serum
August 16 2018
Vitamin C has become a buzzword in skincare lately, being touted as a super ingredient that helps your skin to turn back the hands of time. But what does this ingredient really do, and how well does it work?
Boost Energy Levels With Keto Fat Bombs
August 15 2018
When people are on the ketogenic diet, they aim to eat a lot of fat, a moderate amount of protein and almost no carbs. This macronutrient ratio encourages the body to go into ketosis where fat cells are supposedly burned for energy. Those on the keto diet often find that it is tricky to get enough fat into their diet simply by eating three meals a day. People dealing with this issue have come up with the idea of a keto bomb to solve their problem.
How to Find Non-GMO Beauty Products
August 14 2018
Non-GMO simply refers to organisms that have not been genetically modified in any way. In the U.S., more than half of the soybean crops are genetically modified, along with a large percentage of corn and cotton. They have been since the late 90s when farmers started using GMOs in food crops.
Dairy-Free Superfood Lattes: Alternatives to Coffee
August 13 2018
A latte is simply coffee with milk. Lattes have twice the caffeine as a traditional coffee. Most people drink lattes for the extra boost in the morning that a regular cup of coffee cannot provide. An individual who doesn’t want to drink milk or can’t drink milk often stays away from lattes. However, lattes can be made dairy-free. Dairy-free means substituting products that don’t include milk, such as coconut or rice.
Oral Health Alternatives
August 10 2018
Every product imaginable seems to be getting a clean upgrade these days. From beauty products to cleaning agents, consumers’ desire for alternative and organic ingredients is here to stay.
Summertime Breeze Body Oil
August 9 2018
Body oils are common in many households all over the world.
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