Understanding Fats, Carbs and Heart Disease

2019-10-30T15:56:27-07:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: health & nutrition, lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , , |

I got questions from many consumers on how to lower their cholesterol level and the meanings of good LDLs versus bad LDL. In order to answer these questions, we need to take a deeper look into the history of low-fat diet. In the 1950s, the well-known American scientist Ancel Keys made a correlation between dietary cholesterol [...]

Color Coding Carbs

2019-07-01T09:39:16-07:00June 30th, 2019|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In the recent year, carbs is getting a reputation of being “unhealthy”. Is it truly bad for you? Let’s first understand what are carbs. Carbohydrates are the sugars, starches, and fibers found in a wide variety of foods like grains, vegetables, fruits, and milk products. They are called carbohydrates because, at the biochemical level, they break [...]

Demystify Food Cravings

2019-03-18T12:50:16-07:00March 12th, 2019|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , |

Is it all In Your Head or are your body’s needs real? Last week, I attended the Expo West and experienced another grant exhibition of natural foods, drinks and beauty products. While I had the chance to walk around the floor to discover interesting newbies, I started to try samples from different booths. Some tasted clean [...]

Understanding Foods Causing Inflammations

2019-01-28T11:28:52-08:00January 25th, 2019|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

2019 is official here, what is on your New Year resolution list? I hope stay healthy is on top of it and maybe eating healthy too! “You are what you eat” is not just a pitch by your mom, serval large long term studies published in the recent years show strong correlations of eating habits and [...]

Karuna Diet Choice

2018-03-12T22:09:06-07:00January 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

2018-03-12T22:12:56-07:00January 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 [...]

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