You’ve probably heard the saying “You are what you eat”. This statement is true, but what about what our food eats?
Have you ever heard the phrase “abs are made in the kitchen”? It’s true, we can’t out-run or out-exercise an unhealthy diet. Be that as it may, exercise is an important part of living a healthy lifestyle. However, that doesn’t mean you must spend hours at the gym. In this sense exercise refers more toContinue reading “Is Exercise Necessary for a Healthy Lifestyle?”
Modified-this, hydrogenated-that. There are a number of potentially harmful chemicals and ingredients that manufacturers put in our food products (an estimated 2,000 to be exact). We touch on some of the most common here, but remember, if it’s on the label and it’s not a food product, put it back and choose something else.
In several posts we’ve talked about reading food labels and ingredient lists. But what the heck does that mean and what are we looking, or rather not looking, for?