Why Drinking Sodas Affects Your Brain and Makes You Fat?

Water is a large part of human body: babies about 78%, one year old 65%, adult men about 60%, and adult women about 55%. Our lean muscles are about 75% water by weight, our bones are about 22% of water, and our body fat contains 10% of water. Of the total body water, which is 60% of the body weight, the intracellular fluid is 40% and the extracellular fluid is 20% of body weight.

Besides of the carbonated water, soft drinks does not contain any ingredients that would be required for human body functions. Moreover, all the sodas’ ingredients do interfere with those functions causing them fail over time. Continue reading

Why Should We Know More About Our Supplements?

Between 51 and 80 percent of the US population uses supplements – vitamins, minerals, enzymes, and herbs – to cure ailments, aid digestion, increase energy, and maintain health.

The information on our supplements we want to know is their contraindications and interactions with our food and medications, date of the source plant harvesting, or the supplement’s production, and the date of its expiration, if it’s made from wild plants vs. farmed, and the country/region of the harvested plant, without which using supplements could be not just useless, but even harmful to you. Continue reading