Hair loss has a strong genetic component. Research has shown that androgenetic alopecia, or AGA, is partially or heavily influenced by genetics and tied to gender. This means that males can pass the baldness trait directly to their male offspring. While the vast majority of alopecia causes are genetic, there is also an environmental aspect.
The Best 16 Foods for Glowing, Healthy Skin
March 2 2018
Nutrition affects one’s skin; incorporating nutrient-rich foods is important to improve one's appearance as well as health. Incorporate these foods into a diet daily to help improve skin.
Prenatal Nutrition: Optimal Nutrition Support During Pregnancy
May 18 2017
Pregnancy obviously results in an increased need for vitamins and minerals. Deficiency or excess of any of a number of nutrients can lead to birth defects and/or complications during pregnancy for the mother. What is a mother-to-be to do? Here are some key recommendations to increase the odds of a healthy pregnancy:
Beauty From Within
April 26 2017
How olives, green tea, hyaluronic acid, and silicon can make your more beautiful
Radiant and vibrant hair, skin, and nails have long been associated with good health. While most people try and improve the appearance of these tissues from the outside, the real secret to healthy skin, beautiful hair, and strong nails comes from within.
Types of Protein Powders from Whey to Vegan
August 4 2017
Protein powder is a favorite nutrient among dieters, bodybuilders and cleanse aficionados. These powders work by providing the body with one of its most basic building blocks. There are many forms of protein powder available, and each contains several of the amino acids that the body needs for energy and muscle growth.
Smoothie Recipes and Tips
April 26 2017
Smoothies are a delicious way to consume lots of fruits and veggies, and they’re the perfect way to start your day.
Green Exercise: Why Outdoor Workouts are So Much Better
August 1 2017
We all know that exercise is vital for good health—no matter whether it’s aerobic exercise, strength training, mind-body exercises like yoga, or another type of physical activity.
A Quick Guide to Zinc
March 14 2018
Zinc is a trace mineral that found in virtually every cell in the body and is a component in over 200 enzymes. Enzymes are molecules involved in speeding up chemical reactions necessary for human bodily function. Zinc functions in more enzymatic reactions than any other mineral. Most enzymes are composed of a protein along with an essential mineral and possibly a vitamin. If an enzyme is lacking the essential mineral or vitamin, it cannot function properly. If zinc levels are low it affects virtually every system of the body due to its central role in so many enzymes. In addition to its role in enzymes, zinc is required for proper action of many body hormones including insulin, growth hormone, and sex hormones.
The Benefits of Topical Magnesium Oil + Homemade Magnesium Oil Spray
March 13 2018
Magnesium has many unexpected health benefits.
The Health Benefits of Sage and Burning Sage to Cleanse your Space
March 12 2018
Sage, a woody herb derived from an evergreen shrub, has been used for medicinal purposes for centuries because it has many health benefits. Use it for in-home and personal applications to reap these benefits.
The Benefits of Nattokinase for Sinus Health
March 9 2018
Chronic nasal and sinus inflammation or chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is one of the most common chronic diseases in adults. It is characterized by persistent symptomatic inflammation of the nasal mucosa and sinuses. A new study indicates that nattokinase, an enzyme from Nattō, a traditional fermented food from Japan can produce incredibly powerful effects in improving this condition. The breakthrough is that CRS does not tend to respond to conventional drugs, but may respond to nattokinase.
Top 10 Supplements for Women’s Health
March 8 2018
Women have unique nutritional needs that must be taken into account to optimize health.
How to Clean Makeup Brushes Naturally
March 7 2018
Prevent breakouts with a homemade makeup brush cleaner.
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