Top Tips for Brain Health

Alzheimers-Awarness-image

  Most bathroom cabinets are overflowing with lotions and potions to tackle the exterior signs of aging, but the real fear for many of us, is not how we’ll look in five, ten, or fifteen years. It’s the fear of dementia and, more specifically, Alzheimer’s disease. According to the Alzheimer’s Association of Canada, over 747,000 more…

5 Healthy Lifestyle Changes

woman tying shoe lace

When it comes to your health, your lifestyle choices are much more dominant than your genes. It’s always a good time to adopt new habits to improve your well-being. Learn about 5 healthy lifestyle changes that could have the most significant impact on your health.

How to develop a New Year’s theme that works for you

NF New Years blog

Fewer than half of New Year’s resolutions are successful within the first six months of the year. The problem is that typical resolutions are too concrete, making them difficult to stick to. “Lose 20 lbs”, “exercise more”, “spend less money”; whatever it may be, many resolutions don’t have the wiggle room to accommodate real life. And this can be a set-up for disappointment.

Cold & Flu Survival Kit

cup of lemon and ginger water

While there’s no magic pill to make them go away, there are many remedies to help speed your recovery time and boost your immune system. Between your kitchen cabinets, your bed, and some powerful herbs and nutrients, here are some simple ways to help get you back on your feet in no time.

More Greens Please!

vegetables

If your idea of greens is a limp leaf of iceberg lettuce on your burger, it’s time to up your game and discover the wonderful world of highly nutritious, and highly delicious mizuna, kale, spinach, chard and other leafy greens. These plants are teeming with goodness, and are increasingly found as a central feature on more…

Daylight Saving Tips

alarm clock in fall leafs

With the change of season to autumn comes the end of Daylight Saving Time and increased hours of darkness. The cyclical changes of springing forward and falling back to adjust to Daylight Saving Time can be a challenge for many.