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3 everyday detox habits

3 Everyday Detox Habits

Nobody can completely avoid exposure to environmental toxins, even with great detox habits. But everybody can support their body’s ability to deal with them! If you haven’t already, check out my previous post about detox foods. Let’s look at 3 simple detox habits to support everyday detoxification: 1️⃣Sweat Even though sweat is 99% water, small amounts …

Curcumin for Hormonal Health

If you haven’t already fallen in love with curcumin, I’m about to give you one more compelling reason you should. Curcumin is the active compound in turmeric—the spice that makes curry its deep yellow color. Curcumin has powerful antioxidant properties and also influences inflammation in beneficial ways. People use curcumin for: Brain Health Mood Support …

How To Stop Stress In Its Tracks

It’s no secret that things are pretty stressful right now.  Nothing is exactly the way that it seems it should be.  So, I just want to give you a quick reminder of one of the BEST ways to relieve stress and feel like yourself again! GET MOVING Exercise is like a miracle when it comes …

Does Calcium Work During Menopause?

Milk might not build stronger bones! New results published from a 20-year study of US women. The Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN) involved 1490 women who were between the ages of 42 and 52 in 1996. The study went on for approximately 20 years. Researchers evaluated changes across the menopausal transition, one …

Stress, Cortisol, and COVID

What puts some people at a higher risk of severe COVID infection than others? It’s the million-dollar question that we don’t fully understand yet.  A new study published in the Lancet found that higher levels of the stress hormone cortisol were a marker of more severe illness from COVID-19.  That does NOT mean stress causes …

6 Foods To Balance Hormones

A diet full of healthy food isn’t only good for your heart and your waistline, it’s also great for your mood and your mental health! Vitamins, minerals, proteins, fiber and fats are ALL necessary for health. Hormone balance depends on protein, fat and fiber especially. If you struggle with acne, weight imbalance, bloating, painful periods, …

Why Do A Hormone Detox?

What Are Hormones? Hormones are chemical substances that influence the functioning of the body. Essentially, hormones are messengers that control and coordinate activities all through the body. Why Are They Important? Hormones help determine weight, physique, mood, fertility, behavior, digestion, and pretty much everything else, so it is paramount to keep them stable. If you …