Vitamins & Minerals

Vitamin Deficiency: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment
by Jessica Starks | September 04, 2015

Vitamins are an important part of our health and wellness. Without these vital nutrients, our bodies suffer greatly, both inside and out. If you are wondering if you are suffering from a vitamin ...

Five Important Reasons Why You Need More Vitamin D
by Melissa Zimmerman | May 14, 2015

Have you gotten your daily dose of "D"? The Sunshine Vitamin offers health benefits that protect your body and your brain.

Is A Vitamin Deficiency Making You Gain Weight?
by Melissa Zimmerman | April 21, 2015

More than one third of adult Americans are obese, according to statistics released from the CDC this year. That’s 78.6 million people at risk of obesity-related conditions like heart disease, ...

Top 10 Highest Vitamin D Foods
by Bianca van der Meulen | March 26, 2015

What’s your stance on vitamin D? This seemingly innocent nutrient sparks as much controversy among health buffs as the presidential elections causes among politics junkies.

15 Foods Packed Full of Vitamins
by Matt Staff | March 12, 2015

We’re all on a hunt for those foods that taste just north of pleasant, and have supple supplies of vitamins to help us sustain healthful lifestyles. Enjoy these foods,

5 Recipes to Give Your Immune System a Vitamin-C Boost
by Gina McKnight | February 25, 2015

During the winter, getting extra vitamin C can mean the difference between the sniffles and a full-fledged cold. These recipes will add vitamin C to your diet and boost your immune system.

Why Fish Should Be Part of Your Diet
by Christian Heftel | February 21, 2015

Some people love the taste of fish, and others, well… not so much. Love it or hate it, it can’t be denied that fish is good for you.

Purple Fruits and Vegetables are Rich in Antioxidants - Go Purple!
by Jennifer Elliot | March 06, 2014

Purple fruits and vegetables must be considered for their health promoting properties and myriad health benefits. Richly hued foods such as purple grapes, blueberries, blackberries, eggplant, ...

Can Vitamin Overdose Hinder Athletic Training?
by George Ponting | March 05, 2014

Research recently published in The Journal of Physiology suggests supplementing more than recommended amounts of vitamin C and E, specifically, may not be a helpful way to enhance endurance training.

Certain Probiotics May Assist and Sustain Weight Loss!
by George Ponting | February 06, 2014

A recently published study in the British Journal of Nutrition has reinforced the health benefits of taking probiotics. Researchers found that certain probiotics may help females lose weight and ...