When you feel sick, what’s the first thing you do? Do you research about organic and natural solutions or do you just pop a pill right away? If you answered the second one, you’re not alone. For the majority of us, it almost seems like the standard measure to have all kinds of pills at
In this article, we explore the hidden war between antioxidants and free radicals in your body and what you can do to win the battle.
More than 3.3 million Americans aged 40 years and older are either legally blind or have poor vision. The leading causes of these conditions are primarily age-related eye diseases such as age-related macular degeneration (AMD), cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma. There are pharmaceutical options and surgical procedures available for some of these eye conditions, but many
Imagine the vascular system as your body’s plumbing. The heart is the pump, the arteries and veins are the pipes, and the blood is the water that flows through the entire system. Over time, fat, cholesterol, calcium, and other substances found in your blood build up as plaque and stick to the arterial walls, much
High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, affects one out of every three adults (about 75 million people) in the U.S. If left unchecked, this condition may lead to heart attack, stroke, kidney disease, vision loss, and even sexual dysfunction. Some of the risk factors associated with high blood pressure include age, health conditions like
Fascinating article on the transforming nature of longevity, including insights from Ken Dychtwald founding CEO of Age Wave. Most interesting to us in the world of Shaklee is our focus on increasing our Healthspan as opposed to just living longer. Do you want to live to be 100? If your immediate answer was yes, here’s
We spend a lot of our time indoors at home. So the quality of our indoor environment can impact our health. A Healthy Home is the safest, cleanest place in the whole world. We’ve put together simple things you can do to make your home healthier. And, as it turns out, what’s good for your
Are you looking for natural ways to build up your health? One way to do so is by adding more color to your diet—literally. What Are Flavonoids? Flavonoids are part of the polyphenol class of phytonutrients. They are powerful, water-soluble plant nutrients that provide antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity. According to the Global Healing Center, polyphenols