Protein & Health

2018-06-02T13:52:07+00:00 June 1st, 2018|Categories: health & nutrition, lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Protein again? How much is too much? I have encountered this question again and again during Karuna events. Below is a nice review on the subject of Protein Consumption by Harvard Medical School that I would like to share with you. Whether you worry about your weight or not, you've probably heard the claims by now: [...]

Healthy Lifestyle Habits & Life Expectancy

2018-05-10T10:49:01+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: health & nutrition, lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , |

We all know our lifestyle habits impact both our physical and mental health. But, what are the proofs? According to a new study led by Harvard School of Public Health, maintaining five healthy habits—eating a healthy diet, exercising regularly, keeping a healthy body weight, not drinking too much alcohol, and not smoking—during adulthood may add more [...]

Superfood or Scam?

2018-05-10T10:47:15+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Categories: health & nutrition, karuna news|Tags: , , , , , |

Whether you are a healthy eater or not, you must have heard of the term “Superfoods” by now. The question is, are they just a marketing scam or are these foods truly offering superior benefits to us? I recently read an enlightening review by the Harvard University School of Public Health that I thought I would [...]

Detox & Anti-Aging

2018-04-12T21:10:38+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , |

If you follow current dietary trends, you probably have heard about the “Detox Cleanse”, “48-Hour Weekend Cleanser” and many other detox regimens. Trained as a medical researcher, I always like to weigh how effective these regiments actually are? What are the mechanisms behind each? What are the potential adverse effects? And most importantly, is detox itself [...]

Flu or Man Flu

2018-03-12T22:04:34+00:00 March 3rd, 2018|Categories: health & nutrition, karuna news|Tags: , , , , , , |

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 [...]

The Process and Power of Meditation

2018-03-22T17:59:59+00:00 February 10th, 2018|Categories: lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

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. [...]

Karuna Diet Choice

2018-03-12T22:09:06+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

A Deep Look Into Veganism

2018-03-12T22:12:56+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Categories: lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

Healthy Habits for the Whole Family

2018-03-12T22:07:09+00:00 December 26th, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition, lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

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, [...]