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 [...]

Black Soybeans: weight loss & recovery.

2018-04-12T21:11:16+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|Categories: health & nutrition, lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , |

What are Black Soybeans? Not just for vegetarians, the benefits of the humble soybean have been known to most nutrition-conscious people for a long time now. Black soybeans have recently been categorized as a superfood. They are almost identical to the better known green soybean, but the black skinned variety is thought to have even more [...]

Antioxidants And Their Role In Sport Recovery & Bodybuilding

2018-03-13T16:41:34+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Categories: health & nutrition, lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

Advice for Switching to a Plant-Based Diet

2018-03-12T22:04:32+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

4 Natural Ways to Relieve Stress This Season

2018-03-12T22:04:31+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition, lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , , |

The hectic nature of the holidays usually has us craving natural ways to relieve stress in our lives. We’re always focusing on the next task at hand, whether it’s an urgent errand we have to run or plans we've made with a friend or an end-of-the-year project at work that needs completing. The expression ‘there’s never [...]

Karuna’s Café Turmerific Featured in New Hope Network Top 10 List

2018-03-12T22:11:59+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Categories: karuna news|Tags: , , , , , , |

We are honored to announce that the New Hope Network has featured Karuna’s Café Turmerific in their recent list entitled, “Unboxed: 10 energizing new products to fuel your customers.” The New Hope Network based out of Boulder, Colorado helps identify the products that create opportunities to grow businesses and bring more health to people. When it [...]

2 Reasons Why Karuna Means Compassion

2018-03-12T22:03:05+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition, lifestyle & fitness|Tags: , , , , , |

Simply put, Karuna means compassion. From a Buddhist perspective, the most common translation for the word karuna is in fact, compassion! This focus on compassion is active sympathy for those around us; it’s also a practice that is tested and strengthened over time. This definition of compassion isn’t limited to one area or element of our [...]

5 Simple Ways to Live a Healthy Life

2018-03-12T22:04:31+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , |

Making positive changes to your lifestyle’s unhealthy habits might seem like a difficult task to take on. What are reliable ways you can root yourself in good health practices that will stick for life? Dierbergs Markets' Nutritionist Trish Farano dishes out some of her favorite healthy tips to help you get started: You want to be [...]

5 Benefits of Antioxidants

2018-03-12T22:04:31+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , , |

You’ve heard you need to eat more foods rich in antioxidants like blueberries, apples, and bean sprouts. These superfoods promote good health and prevent disease. But to the average layperson, what does that really mean? To use a loose analogy, think of your body like a car’s engine. You add fuel to your engine and it [...]