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 [...]

3 Ways that Food Acts as Medicine

2018-03-12T22:04:31+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Categories: health & nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , |

Food acts as medicine for our bodies in many powerful ways. When we eat food that’s natural, unprocessed and wholesome, it truly makes a positive impact on our lives. Food can help regulate our body’s functions, like improving digestion, and helps us take many preventative measures so we can live a healthier lifestyle. And certain foods [...]