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4 Amino Acids for Energy and Mood

The popularity of natural energy drinks and aromatherapy products is a strong indicator of just how many people are seeking healthful ways to feel more energized and more positive in their outlook on life. Even if you eat a generally...

Should You Take a Glutamine Supplement?

Glutamine is one of the most well-known amino acids in the supplement world because of the many roles it plays in the body. It’s an important component of protein, it nurtures good intestinal health, and your immune system depends on...

Do You Suffer from a Sleeping Disorder? Amino Acids Can Help!

Sleeping disorders are a group of conditions that affect sleep patterns. According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, in the United States, about 40 million people suffer from sleep disturbances each year, and around 20 million people...

Nutrition for the Gut: Feed It Well and Live Better!

When we eat to satisfy hunger, we fill our stomach with nutrients to meet the body’s demand for energy and with micronutrients for all the chemical reactions that keep organs and muscles functioning throughout the body. A significant number of...

How to Heal Gastritis: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment

A general term, gastritis refers to a group of conditions that result in inflammation of the stomach lining. Most often caused by bacteria, gastritis can be sudden (acute gastritis) or slow developing (chronic gastritis). Because approximately half the people in...

Leaky Gut Syndrome: What It Is and What to Do About It

“Gut feeling.” “Trust your gut.” “What does your gut tell you?” There’s a reason phrases like these are so common. The gut, or the “second brain,” plays a huge role in body functioning and health and wellness. The gut is...

Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis Explained

Diverticulosis, also called diverticular disease of the colon, is common in the United States. In fact, according to the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, diverticulosis affects half of everyone over age 60 and nearly everyone by age 80. The good...

Amino Acids and Bodybuilding: Increase Muscle Gain

You wouldn’t go for a cross-country drive without making sure all your car’s fluids were topped off. After all, you know that what you put in your vehicle correlates directly to what you’ll get out of it. Similarly, when you...

Let’s Get Our Ulcer Info Straight: Types, Causes, Symptoms, Treatments

An ulcer is a break in the inner lining of the esophagus, stomach, duodenum, or other areas of the gastrointestinal tract. According to WebMD, about 1 out of every 10 Americans will suffer from abdominal pain of an ulcer at...

Sickle Cell Anemia: Cause, Symptoms and Treatment

Millions of Americans have a condition called anemia in which they either don’t produce enough red blood cells or their red blood cells don’t function properly. The lack of properly functioning red blood cells leads to a lack of oxygen...