Health, Nutrition, Lifestyle, Fitness, — News and Information 2018-03-13T13:24:09+00:00

Health, Nutrition, Lifestyle, Fitness, — News and Information

Advice for Switching to a Plant-Based Diet

If you’re exploring the possibility of transitioning to an entirely plant-based diet, then you’ve probably already realized how much dedication and determination is necessary to stick to it. A plant-based diet may not be for everyone, but its focus on restoring your body’s health with the proper nutrients makes it worthwhile. We recently chatted with a former St. Louis local [...]

Learning to Live with More Compassion

Practicing compassion in your everyday life is just that: a practice. It takes patience, focus and energy. While we all approach it in unique ways, learning to live with more compassion is always an active state of being. Compassion is also the definition of the word karuna. It's not a ‘one-size-fits-all’ mentality, neither is it an effort to ‘pay it forward’ once [...]

Antioxidants And Their Role In Sport Recovery & Bodybuilding

What are Antioxidants? Before going into what antioxidants are, it is necessary to know what an oxidant is. Free radicals are unstable and very reactive molecules that steal electrons from other molecules (oxidation). This process results in the formation of more free radicals. Without an antioxidant to stop this chain reaction, it could continue to the point where [...]

Flu or Man Flu

The Super Bowl has been one of the events with many memorable moments. One salient moment that grabbed headlines was when PINK performed the National Anthem on stage despite being sick with the flu. According to a review by Harvard School of Public Health, this year flu outbreak has been particularly severe due to an early start to flu season and the [...]

The Process and Power of Meditation

For thousands of years, many great teachings have been passed down to help us develop mindfulness, equanimity, wisdom and compassion. The word Karuna in Buddhism translates to compassion which is one of the cornerstones of meditation. Similar to the makeup of Karuna beverages, meditation blends ancient knowledge with clinical research to optimize its experience and benefits. So, what is mediation? [...]

February 10th, 2018|Categories: lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Karuna Diet Choice

As we start 2018, many of us are making a fresh round of New Year resolutions. One of the most perpetual themes is to get our body healthier and in a better shape with an attentive eye for what to eat and what diet to follow. For anyone looking for expert guidance, the newly published “Best Diet Ranking’ by the US News and [...]

January 24th, 2018|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A Deep Look Into Veganism

Veganism isn’t a new fad diet. It’s been around for decades. But, it has been receiving some much-needed attention lately. Let’s learn more about it in the following sections. What is Veganism? Veganism is a practice or way of living which advocates removing all forms of animal cruelty and exploitation from one’s life. People whose diet and lifestyle choices follow [...]

Healthy Habits for the Whole Family

With 2018 quickly approaching, we’ve put together a list of healthy habits for the whole family to adopt! January is that highly anticipated month out of every calendar year that emphasizes making New Year’s resolutions, the most popular being eating healthier and losing weight. As advocates of health and wellness for all people and our environment, we’re strong supporters of [...]