News — Healthy Aging

Feb 18
The Internet of Things and Cherry Prime. Both are the next generation.
Nov 06

The other day, during a telephone conversation, I was talking with a long-time customer from Williamsburg, MI. Her name is Sallie and I get to talk with her twice a year. During this time of year, she usually re-orders a six-month supply of our tart cherry concentrate and 4 lbs. of dried cherries. Sallie and her husband drink the cherry juice for arthritis pain, while she uses the dried cherries to make her cherry-chocolate chip cookies for the holidays. The grandkids really like the cherries in Grandma’s cookies. J During our conversation, Sallie mentioned during this time of year her...

Oct 22

As we begin to move into the holiday season, it seems this is the time of year stress starts to build up in many people. Maybe it is the thought of spending time with extended family, attending work-related parties or reliving memories of past holidays so many people what to learn how to relieve stress naturally. No matter the reason, many people being experiencing increased stress levels and around Halloween and those stress levels seems to keep building until the New Year. But did you know there are natural ways to reduce stress while enjoying every day of the year including...

Sep 08
Eating different colored foods help you to stay healthy naturally
Jun 08

Tart cherries offer a number of pain relieving properties including Anthocyanins. These are powerful phytochemicals that offer natural relief for pain and inflammation. Over the past few weeks, we have been compiling new research and information on the tart cherry. I wanted to share this information in an informative video.  This video specifically addresses the pain relieving properties of the tart cherry. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BgPnXWFGzwc The benefit of the video is it explains some of the great things the cherry can do. In addition, it provides some excellent insight to the secret behind this Michigan, grown super fruit. Take a peek at this...

Apr 17

Have you ever forgotten where you placed your keys or worried if you missed a scheduled appointment? Or maybe, you are a slave to Post-It notes? If so, this information is for you… Three fast brain facts: The human brain weights about 3 pounds The brain has about 100 billion neurons The brain consumes over 20% of our daily calorie intake Source Washington State University Since the brain is such an important organ is makes since to learn quick and easy ways to boost it ability. Check out these five tips to help boost your memory power. #1: Get a...

Apr 13
Pain Relieving Properties of the Tart Cherry
Nov 10

No matter where you live winter weather has its pros and cons to staying healthy. So let’s take a closer look at what it means to maintain a healthy lifestyle during the colder winter months. Pros of Staying Fit During the Winter Months: The Invigoration of the Cooler Air: The cooler weather in the morning or evening can be invigorating. There is something about enjoying a walk or run in the crisp, cool air. It helps to wake you up and even provide that extra motivation to get outside and feel it. However, one thing to keep in mind is...

Oct 13

Drinking your fruits and veggies is not only convenient it makes good sense. However, one idea to keep in mind is the reason you’re drinking the juice. Are you simply looking to enjoy a good healthy drink or do you want the specific health benefits offered by the juice. So let’s take a closer look the best and worst juices for your health. Good Choice: Vegetable Juice: A good vegetable juice is made from a variety of vegetables like carrots, celery, beets and tomatoes. An addition some fruit juices like grape may be added to enhance the flavor of the...

Jun 25

If you are feeling the pain of the rheumatoid arthritis (RA), you know how this condition can have a tremendous negative impact on your quality of life. Regardless of your age, RA is usually described as having swollen and painful joints. RA is different from osteoarthritis (OA). OA is when the joints have been worn down. RA is usually the result of your immune system actually attacking your joints. Currently researchers still don’t fully understand why this occurs. So let’s take a closer look at how your diet can have a positive or negative effect on your body. A Rheumatoid...

May 12

Do you know the weight around your mid-section is one of the most stubborn areas of your body to get rid of? If you’re like me and many other people, you’ve tried the weight loss shakes, juice cleanses and maybe even purchased expensive exercise equipment targeting the belly area. However, at the end of the day, it seems the final results didn’t turn out liked you hoped they would. While being physically active it vital to shrinking the waistline from the outside, let’s take a closer look on how to shrink the waistline from the inside out. Have you considered...

May 05

Increasing your metabolism is an ideal way to burn more fat and lose weight fast. But sometimes it’s easier said than done. Basically metabolism is necessary burning of calories so your body has the energy to function. Fortunately, your body is burning calories throughout the day and night. It doesn’t matter if you are sleeping, eating, walking, sitting, etc. your body is constantly burning calories. However, depending on your body make up and the amount of muscle compared to the amount of fat, largely determines your metabolism rate . Muscles burn more calories than fat. So if you are more muscular with less fat, you’ll naturally...

Mar 19
3 Must Have Natural Health and Wellness Resources