Test your Digestive System with the Beet Test!

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Why Test your Digestive System? Most of us at one point in our lives have had difficulties with our bowel movements. I recall back when I was about 16 and I was constantly bloated. I went to the doctor, I had a barium test and he told me that I was chronically constipated. I was…

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Calcium Packed Kale Smoothie Recipe

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One of the big concerns people have with a plant-based diet is the fear of not getting enough CALCIUM. We all know that calcium is an essential mineral that plays an important role in maintaining strong bones and teeth as well as for nerve and muscle function, but how do we obtain the 30% daily…

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Stay Hydrated, Stay Healthy

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Do You Only Drink Water When You Are Thirsty? It’s 2pm in the afternoon. I ask the students in my nutrition class to raise their hands if they drank at least one glass of water since waking. Not many hands were raised (more than half the class). When asked why, most of them replied, ‘But I’m…

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Welcome to our Blog!

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Welcome to Your Roadmap to Wellness Blog! For those of you who don’t already know, Your Roadmap to Wellness is a self-guided health course that provides in-depth health information and wellness solutions that are simple and straightforward. It is comprised of ten modules that discuss everything from nutrition and exercise to goal-setting and health in…

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