Transitioning into the fall can be the hardest time of year for many people in the Northern West Coast. This is the time of year that mood often begins to dip and people suffer from SAD. In order to keep up your summer Vitamin D levels, start supplementing NOW!
Home made tea can be comforting and effective for warding off infections, if made in a way that supports the immune system and also works to directly kill the invaders. Please see below for a safe and effective tea for all ages and health types, to use when you are starting to feel under the weather.
Arthritis is not a single disease, but a way to refer to a group of conditions that cause joint disease and pain, as there are more than 100 types! It is the leading cause of disability in North America and is more common in woman and as one matures. Symptoms can include: Pain, swelling, stiffness, and decreased range of motion in any joint.
Eating food may sometimes feel like a chore, but food is important in more ways than you may realize. Food not only energizes us, but also can impact our mood, either in a positive or negative way. There are certain foods which you should emphasize in your diet, and some which should generally be avoided. Please see below for an idea of a few of each!