Tag: nutrition
Kale
All Hail Kale!
By: Pura | February 11, 2020 |1 Comment

2020 is all about those sea-green veggies, fermented foods, activated foods, and plant-based meats but we'd like to take a minute to celebrate tried and true KALE! Kale may not be the sexy newcomer anymore but there is still plenty of reasons to keep it stocked in your fridge. One of the...

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Nutrition for Women
Ladies, Here are the Nutrients You Should Make Sure You’re Getting
By: Pura | May 10, 2019 |No Comments

As we get older, it seems like our health gets more and more confusing. Is this just an ache in my neck because I fell asleep binge-watching my favourite show on Netflix or because I have a serious and deadly disease? Should I ignore it or spend all day staring...

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Nutritionist
Is it time to see a Nutritionist?
By: Pura | April 21, 2019 |2 Comments

Often times we make an appointment to go see our family Doctor when something seems to be awry. Which is exactly what you're supposed to do. But what about when things seem fine? Or when they could just be better? When is a good time to check in with a...

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Anxiety and Depression
How I Overcame My Anxiety in a Year
By: Pura | February 9, 2019 |1 Comment

Looking back, I suffered from anxiety and depression for far longer than I had realized. I had severe digestion issues as a teen and in my twenties, that I would only learn later was because of anxiety and not because of what I was eating. As I got older and the...

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Foods for Menopause
Menopause? Add these foods to your plate.
By: Pura | January 21, 2019 |No Comments

Whether you're going through menopause yourself or just seen jokes about hot flashes on TV, know that symptoms of menopause are different for everyone. Women will enter menopause in their 40's or 5o's when they stop menstruating and this means that the body will typically have a decreased production of estrogen and...

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Vitamin D Supplements
Are You Getting Enough Vitamin D?
By: Pura | December 14, 2018 |No Comments

It's the season of gingerbread lattes, mittens, and scraping frost off your car in the morning. It's also cold and flu season which means advice for staying healthy and keeping virus' at bay is never-ending. One of the most common things we hear this time of year is to make sure...

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