Posts by Marley Price

Adding Chlorophyll to Your Daily Diet

WHAT IS CHLOROPHYLL? Chlorophyll is a natural pigment that provides the green color in plants. It is also responsible for absorbing the energy from sunlight and converting it into food for the plant. Chlorophyll has shown many benefits to the body already, with many more being researched. Even though chlorophyll is present in all plants,…

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Ashwagandha

Benefits that have been proven by research The practices of Ayurveda, a traditional form of Indian medicine, have been around for centuries, but some of its hallmark treatments are only now gaining recognition in the United States. One of those is ashwagandha or Withania somnifera, also called Indian ginseng or winter cherry. This plant is…

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Two Zero Calorie Options to Reduce your Sugar & Why You Should

It’s no secret that Americans consume too much sugar. In fact, by 2010 Americans consumed 66 pounds of refined sugar per person. Add to that the consumption of 64.5 pounds of corn-derived sweeteners and 1. 5 pounds of honey and edible syrups; the total annual sweetener consumption per person is 132 pounds (excluding artificial sweeteners…

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Apple Cider Vinegar FAQ

What is Natural Apple Cider Vinegar? Different from the refined and distilled vinegars usually found in supermarkets, Natural Apple Cider Vinegar is made from fresh, crushed, organically grown apples and allowed to mature in tanks, which boosts its natural fermentation qualities. When mature, it contains a web-like substance, called “mother” that becomes visible when the…

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Choosing the best Children & Teen Multivitamins

Around the world, more children (and their mothers) are surviving today than ever before, in part because they are receiving the care and assistance they need to grow and thrive. Here in America, the percentage of young children in “excellent or very good health” is 86.3 percent, and for teens that number is 82.8 percent.…

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Chia Seeds

Chia seeds seem to be popping up in every grocery store, and on the menu of every hot brunch spot. What ARE they though? Are they even good for you? If you plant them will they grow into Shrek’s hair? (Answer: Yes, Chia Pets use the same chia seeds, for real!) Chia seeds, which are native…

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Ingredients to Support Female Balance

Select Source Spotlight Female hormones – they catch a lot of flak and take the blame for a myriad of problems, namely weight loss, energy and mood, among others. Thing is, if you’ve got a hormonal imbalance, it can be detrimental to your athletic performance goals too! And since certain hormones decline over time, supplements…

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The Many Functions of Prebiotics

Prebiotics for Digestion Consumer interest in ingredients such as probiotics and fiber have grown as people look for ways to alleviate symptoms of digestive health problems. Dealing with digestive and gastrointestinal disorders can be painful and uncomfortable; due to this, consumers seek to ease their symptoms with natural ingredients, contributing to market growth for digestive…

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Cannabinoids in Hemp for Beauty

CannaCell® by Andalou Amplify your natural beauty with our new botanical CannaCell® Range! Our THC free, CannaCell Hemp Stem Cells are extracted from the mature stalk of the hemp plant and works to counteract free radicals, oxidative damage, sun exposure and pollution, promoting optimal health of the skin. CannaCell Hemp Stem Cells are blended with…

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So Many Supplement Options: Which One Is Best?

Gone are the days when supplements came in just pill form. Modern science has created for consumers several options for taking supplements, but the question remains: which way is best? Bioavailability The most important aspect of a supplement delivery method is how well and quickly it works, even though the experience (taste and convenience) is…

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