Spotlight on Essential formulas This year marks the 20th anniversary of Essential Formulas, a family-owned and operated business passionate about empowering consumers to take control of their health. Dr. Ohhira’s Probiotics® leads the way in this important goal. Dr. Ohhira formulated a unique probiotic formula that contains 12 strains of proven probiotics, plus prebiotic fibers […]
Month: January 2020
Spotlight on Happy Vegan After a shocking cancer diagnosis, creator Sharon Gregory decided to change her diet to focus on plant based whole foods. Transitioning to a plant-based diet was easier than anticipated, EXCEPT for giving up her love of CHEESE! When she was unable to find a dairy-free cheese sauce product in the local […]
Sunsoil is high-quality CBD made simple What that means is simple ingredients, processing, and pricing. For ingredients, we use fewer than five to create each of our CBD products. Our core ingredients are always our Vermont-grown organic hemp and organic coconut oil. Our hemp is grown on our own farms and harvested by hand in […]
I knew what I had to do. I need to take care of my body. I need to give it the fuel it needs to heal. I dove into health and nutrition, I took detailed notes on tendon repair, hand anatomy (with hilariously awful diagrams), collagen production, amino acids, inflammation reduction, and more.
As the summer heats up, many people haul out their sprinklers and lawnmowers, ready to spend the hot season in a Sisyphean struggle against browning and overgrown grass. The ideal of a perfectly manicured lawn has long defined American suburbia, and, to an extent, operates as a signal human control over the natural world. The […]
Here is a recipe for making fizzy bath bombs using ingredients available at LifeSource. Choose your favorite scent and share the fizzy fun!
There are many natural ways to combat stress—diet, yoga, meditation and some unique adaptogenic herbs that support healthy stress levels. In my twenty years of working in the supplement industry I have noticed many changes, but one has stood out in the last five years. Many people come in with sleep problems and ask for […]
If you’ve ever eliminated meat from your diet, you know the most common concern is where to get your protein. For those of us that live by a plant based diet, we know that all sorts of nutrients are available through a variety of rainbow colored plant life. For years, the meat and dairy industries […]
Genetically modified organisms (GMOs), first introduced to agriculture in a major way in 1996, now cover at least 45% of US croplands. In the two decades since their introduction, many individuals and groups have raised concerns about the potential risks of consuming these bioengineered foods, none of which have gone through significant controlled safety testing. […]
Oregon Shrimp Trawlers in Newport Bay – Photograph by Hugh Pennock Sustainable Shrimp Fisheries What could be better than Oregon pink shrimp? Matthew Trickey Shrimp and prawns are the most popular variety of seafood in the United States. The rising demand for shrimp has global repercussions, with economic incentives for more production and more […]