PQQ: Anti-Aging Miracle?

PQQ: Anti-Aging Miracle?

Remember high school biology? You probably learned about the mitochondria AKA the cell’s powerhouse. Think of the mitochondria as batteries that power your body. Problem is, as you age, mitochondria die, and that reduces your energy levels, longevity, and...
Getting Dirty to Prevent Disease

Getting Dirty to Prevent Disease

This post is dedicated to everyone out there who is afraid of dirt and germs and obsessed with hand sanitizer. To all of you who wipe down the grocery cart handle before using the cart and who microwave your sponges in attempt to kill the germs they harbor (note: that...
Intermittent Fasting and Women

Intermittent Fasting and Women

Fasting is an ancient method of healing that has been practiced for thousands of years. In modern Western culture we have lost touch with these and other ancient mind-body practices, but fasting is making a comeback due to its health benefits. You’ve likely come...
A Guide to Medicinal Mushrooms

A Guide to Medicinal Mushrooms

Magical mushrooms! These aren’t going to make you hallucinate pretty colors, but they may combat cancer, boost your immune system, and protect your organs and cells from free radical damage. More than 38,000 species of mushrooms have been identified for...
Is Black Seed Oil a Cure-All?

Is Black Seed Oil a Cure-All?

Have you heard about the remedy for everything but death? I’m talking about black seed oil AKA black cumin seed oil. When taken internally, the oil, cold pressed from the seeds of the nigella sativa plant, is said to cure everything from cancer to asthma (and...