Recent research has shown that dietary fiber improves our mood. The gut-brain axis, which is the communication network between the gut microbiota and the brain, allows fermentation byproducts to produce neurotransmitters and reduce inflammation. Foods that are considered good sources of fiber are fruits, vegetables, whole grains, legumes (beans, peas, lentils), nuts and seeds.
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Although muscle soreness is thought to be caused by a buildup of lactic acid, research has shown that this is not the cause. The cause of muscles soreness and stiffness is believed to be due to microscopic damage to the muscle fibers. However, there are ways to combat muscle soreness and inflammation through nutrition. What …
This quick and delicious recipe makes for a super simple family meal! All you really need is a sheet pan, chicken, vegetables, and soy sauce!
Simple plant-based taco soup recipe made using sweet potatoes, black beans, and whatever other veggies you have on hand! Perfect for Cinco De Mayo!
For the past few years I have grown Elevated Nutrition and Wellness from my home office, local coffee shop, libraries, hotels or strapped into plane seats destined for far off lands. I must say, it is not always the easiest space to grow a company. To be quite honest, its wonderfully distracting! But over the …
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New Zealand has upgraded its food culture in the past 30 years from one of fish and chips to a more wholesome and sustainable culinary experience.
New Zealand is about as far away as you can get from America. In this article we dive into what wellness looks like for the Kiwis and their emphasis on sustainability and environmental awareness.
How to eat well while flying. Check out these snack and meal options for your next travel adventure or work trip!