SCIENCE & HEALTH TODAY: BLOOD SUGAR MANAGEMENT

SCIENCE & HEALTH TODAY: BLOOD SUGAR MANAGEMENT

November is American Diabetes Month. The CDC’s National Diabetes Statistics Report estimates that 9.3% of the U.S. population 20 years or older, or 29.1 million people, have diabetes. Those under 20 years old with diabetes number about 208,000. For all of these individuals, monitoring blood glucose is an important daily concern — and should be a priority for all of […]

RELIV INTRODUCES BREAKTHROUGH APPROACH TO OPTIMAL KIDS’ NUTRITION

RELIV INTRODUCES BREAKTHROUGH APPROACH TO OPTIMAL KIDS’ NUTRITION

LunaRich soy powder delivers over five times key bioactive component The most advanced nutritional formula for children just moved up a grade. Reliv Now® for Kids has added LunaRich™ healthy soy powder! Reliv Now for Kids goes beyond ordinary children’s nutritional supplements to deliver key nutrients essential to the development of a child’s brain, eyes and nervous system. And with the addition of LunaRich […]

RAISING HEALTHY KIDS

RAISING HEALTHY KIDS

Unhealthy Eating What parent hasn’t given in to a child’s request for a fast food kid’s meal? The occasional indulgence is fine every now and then. Unfortunately, more and more children are getting most of their meals on-the-go. A Rutgers State University research study found that families are eating fewer nutritious meals together and dining more outside of the home. […]

GETTING TO KNOW NOW: CUTTING-EDGE NUTRITION

GETTING TO KNOW NOW: CUTTING-EDGE NUTRITION

Reliv Now® delivers a complete, balanced array of soy protein, vitamins, minerals and super-powered antioxidants in one powerful shake. Reliv Now even features a new and improved creamy vanilla flavor that blends wonderfully in smoothies! You may already know that Reliv Now is good for you, but let’s take a closer look at just two key ingredients and what they do. […]

SOY FACTS AND YOUR HEALTH

The Mighty Soybean Soy contains significant amounts of all the essential amino acids for humans and is also a good source of protein. The beans contain significant amounts of alpha-linolenic acid, omega-6 fatty acid, and the isoflavones genistein and daidzein. Soy isoflavones are responsible for most of soy’s health benefits. Studies have shown isoflavones are true multi-taskers, tackling everything from […]

THE SOY SOLUTION FOR BETTER WOMENS HEALTH

THE SOY SOLUTION FOR BETTER WOMENS HEALTH

Help for Hot Flashes For years, studies have demonstrated the connection between soy and the easing of menopause symptoms, particularly hot flashes. But a recent analysis of 19 studies provides an even clearer picture of just what soy isoflavones can do. Researchers from the University of Delaware found that soy isoflavones are linked to a 20% decrease in frequency and […]

SOY MUCH BETTER

SOY MUCH BETTER

Not all soy is created equal. Want proof? Just look at the facts: Year: 1995 Research: Meta-analysis of clinical trials shows a 12.5% reduction of LDL cholesterol with the daily consumption of 25 grams of soy protein. Result: FDA approves health claim in 1999: 25 grams of soy protein a day, as part of a diet low in saturated fat and cholesterol, […]

THE TRUTH ABOUT SOY

THE TRUTH ABOUT SOY

Exciting new discoveries are revealing soy’s mounting health benefits, and much of the excitement centers around lunasin, a naturally occurring soy peptide. Soy’s cholesterol-lowering properties, which are supported by an FDA health claim, can now be attributed to lunasin. In fact, the American Heart Association, which once petitioned the repeal of the FDA’s health claim, recently invited Dr. Alfredo Galvez, the […]

THE SCIENCE OF SUPERFOODS

THE SCIENCE OF SUPERFOODS

The “superfood” craze has exploded throughout the health world in the last few years. Focusing on calorie-sparse and nutrient-dense options, superfoods provide antioxidants and essential nutrients that the body cannot produce on its own. They help our bodies avoid illness and aging while supporting our daily health. You don’t want to miss out on these amazingly beneficial foods. Read on […]

SKIN HEALTH THROUGH A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE

SKIN HEALTH THROUGH A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE

Skin Health Staying out of the sun to prevent skin damage is a no-brainer, but there are many other common skin ailments that can occur during our lifetimes. Poor nutrition, lack of sleep and stress wreak havoc on the internal systems that present themselves externally via our skin health. These issues can lead to acne, premature wrinkling and other skin […]