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Popeye, the Sailor Man, Green Spinach, Shake Smoothie and NeoLife Shake go together to make strong muscles What did Popeye know that research is just now proving? Researchers at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden have found that spinach could help develop muscle strength and fitness levels. Actually it could even provide benefits in just 3 days! Add […]

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What value do you get from eating those yummy potato skins? The skin has 50% of the antioxidant activity of the entire potato. The fiber in the skin slows digestion to a healthier level thus lowering the glycemic response. Unfortunately, treatment of most commercial potatoes with toxic anti-sprouting chemicals compromises the nutritional value of the […]

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Snacks are a big deal!   Lifestyles are so busy. There’s no time to cook or prepare healthy foods. You grab whatever is quick and easy. That Snickers candy bar my husband used to grab occasionally fit the bill. It gave him some quick energy, gave his blood sugar a boost and curbed the hunger […]

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Reduce your risk of Type 2 Diabetes by reducing your BMI and triglycerides. Metabolic Syndrome risk factors play a huge part in your future health challenges. My last blog post introduced Metabolic Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes. You learned that Metabolic Syndrome is a health challenge you want to avoid that is described by a […]

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Where are you in your health risk of Metabolic Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes? Metabolic Syndrome is a health challenge you want to avoid that is described by a cluster of risk factors associated with Type 2 Diabetes. You need to know and start taking charge of these risk factors. Obesity with waistlines over 40 […]

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  Weight Loss relationship to Diabetes, Heart Health, Cancer, Osteoarthritis, etc.     Are you at risk of diabetes, heart disease, cancer, osteoarthritis, or other health issues related to obesity?  Yes, you can have any of these obesity related diseases without being obese, but the risk is much higher if you have gained a few […]

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