Does Your Digestive System Need A Tune Up?

Do you suffer from heartburn, acid reflux, or GERD?

Do you have gas, bloating, or indigestion after eating?

Do you experience diarrhea, IBS, constipation or a combination?

These conditions are almost always related to your diet and nutrition. You can get your digestive system back on track with the right foods and without any medications.

Every cell that makes up every tissue that makes up every organ depends on the body’s digestive system to provide the nutrients the body needs to keep functioning properly.

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10 Healthy Reasons to Eat Apples Everyday

The old Welsh proverb “an apple a day keeps the doctor away” is grounded in current research.

Nutritionally, apples are low in calories, providing only 50 calories per 100 grams. An average apple is about 90 calories, rich in dietary fiber (~ 4 grams of soluble fiber per apple), and contains fair amounts of Vitamin C and beta-carotene, two powerful antioxidants. Apples are a good source of B-Complex vitamins and contain minerals such as potassium, phosphorus, calcium and boron.

For your health, here are 10 reasons why you should be reaching for an apple every day:

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Kale Salad with Grapefruit and Avocado

Have you noticed how gorgeous the grapefruits in your market are this year? Why not get a few Ruby Reds or Rios on your next visit for a refreshing, tangy pick-me-up full of many micronutrients including vitamin A and C, calcium, potassium, phosphorus, magnesium, iron, manganese, folate and many B-vitamins. Some of the health benefits attributed to grapefruit include treating colds, fever and pneumonia, weight loss, boosting the liver, breaking up gallstones, lowering cholesterol, lessening joint pain, and promoting better digestion and immunity.

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