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Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Greens,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes,This Not That,Travel,Work19 Apr , 2017

Meal Makeover: Lunch on-the-go!

Shannon Covert

Who doesn’t love a lunch on-the-go?! Something easy, healthy, and inexpensive for work or an afternoon in the park. Wherever your day takes you, you can satisfy your hunger without any inconvenience or comprising your health standards! (Recipe by Shannon Covart with modifications from editor) What you need for the salad: Organic veggies like carrots, […]

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Athletic Performance,Challenges,Family,Goal Setting,Motivation,Outdoors,Sports,Stretches,Workouts,Yoga19 Apr , 2017

Creating A Workout Schedule

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It’s not easy getting into a workout routine or demanding more from a routine that has become average. We also may set up our gym schedule with days off, anticipating muscle soreness and recovery time which can enable inconsistency or lack of commitment. A way to keep you in a healthy, consistent routine without over-exerting muscles is […]

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Cooking Tips,Greens,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes,Weight Loss12 Apr , 2017

Meal Makeover: Cauliflower Steak

Ameey Patel recipe

Looks great! My edits: It has been said before that one of the hardest parts of doing a 10-Day Transformation is not being able to eat warm foods… but that is not actually the case! You can saute apple slices with a little cinnamon and honey as a warm “dessert” or roast some veggies with […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Dave Sandoval,Family,News,Purium Products,Research12 Apr , 2017

Fulvic Zeolite to the Rescue!

Back in the day, it was common for painters to lick the ends of their brushes to bring them to a point before dipping them back into their lead-based paint. This habit turned out to be quite deadly; overexposure to lead does not paint a pretty picture! Peripheral neuropathy is the most common effect on […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Greens,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes5 Apr , 2017

Cooking with Chlorella

Young barley and chlorella spirulina. Detox superfood.

“Chlorella is 50% protein, 20% fat, and 20% carbohydrate. It also contains many minerals, vitamins and a unique array of phytocomplexes,” Purium’s co-owner and visionary Dave Sandoval shares in a complete breakdown of Cracked Cell Chlorella in his book “The Green Foods Bible.” Chlorella, an algae, that is nature’s richest whole-food source of chlorophyll, may […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Greens,Kids,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Recipes29 Mar , 2017

Meal Makeover: April Fool’s Day Edition

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April Fool’s Day is either a day you love because you are a great prankster or a day you hate because you are always the one being  pranked. It’s a day for silly jokes and tricks, and if you have kids you’ll probably hear some wild ones! Right now you’re probably one of these three […]

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Aging Gracefully,Amy Venner,Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Challenges,Dave Sandoval,Education,Family,Fitness,Food,Goal Setting,Greens,Inspiration,Kids,Lifestyle,Motivation,News,Nutrition,Outdoors,Plant Power,Purium Events,Purium Nutrition,Recipes,Research,Skin Care,Sleep,Sports,Stretches,This Not That,Travel,Weight Loss,Work,Workouts,Yoga29 Mar , 2017

An UnConventional Good Time!

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UnConvention is coming up in less than 10 days! Come to a place where all the pressures of daily life are taken off your shoulders! And then stretch those shoulders out with some yoga, use them to propel you through the pool or to hoist a green drink. Use your shoulders to lift your arms […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Dave Sandoval,Greens,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research,Skin Care,Weight Loss22 Mar , 2017

Spring Cleaning for the Body

Monday, March 20th marked the official first day of spring. And while our homes and offices always benefit greatly from decluttering of junk and a fresh start during this season, our bodies could use a spring cleaning of their own! Every time we breathe, urinate, cough, sneeze, sweat, exfoliate, we are detoxifying. Our bodies are […]

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Advocacy,Greens,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Research,This Not That22 Mar , 2017

Increase in Pesticides for Spinach and Pears

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Strictly buying only organic food for every meal is not usually in the budget for most of us. But buying only conventionally grown produce means a whole lot of pesticide residue on your plate and in your body. So, what is a frugal, yet health-minded consumer to do? Well, there ARE some fruits and veggies […]

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Challenges,Food,Motivation,Purium Products,Sports,Success Stories,Workouts15 Mar , 2017

10-Day Transformation FAQ’s

Answered By Transformer Theresa (via Dr. Dana) Day 10 and going strong. Feeling amazing. This is the first cleanse / diet / lifestyle change, whatever you want to call it, that I felt was sustainable. My futile attempts in the past always led me right back to where I started, reaching for the sugar. I’m […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Skin Care,Sleep15 Mar , 2017

Relax Your Body and Brain

Billions of dollars each year are spent trying to relax the facial stress and skeletal tension that cause age lines and wrinkles. Billions of dollars each year are also spent on relaxation supplements by people eager to get a good night’s sleep. Naturopathic medicine shows us that there are specific foods and herbs that can […]

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Advocacy,Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Challenges,Dave Sandoval,Goal Setting,Greens,Motivation,News,Nutrition,Purium Products,Research,Weight Loss8 Mar , 2017

Why Cleansing Is Important – Even When Weight Loss is Not Your Goal

By David Sandoval People ask me all the time, “If I don’t want to lose 5 – 25 lbs., why should I do a cleanse? And I always say, there are plenty of other benefits besides weight loss! Here are two other major benefits: 1. Breaking your addiction to overeating. 2. The sense of empowerment you feel…which is […]

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Cooking Tips,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Recipes8 Mar , 2017

Meal Makeover: Vegan Stuffed Portabella Mushroom

"Portobello mushrooms stuffed with a mixture of pine nuts, onion, garlic and cheese."

There are too many times that vegans, vegetarians, or people who just live a healthy lifestyle get asked, “But what do you eat?? Just salads?” What others don’t realize is that eating healthy is a lot easier (and tastier) than that! Take a vegan stuffed mushroom for example. It’s healthy but also filling, juicy, delicious, […]

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Athletic Performance,Food,Goal Setting,Motivation,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research,This Not That,Weight Loss,Work,Workouts1 Mar , 2017

How Super Amino 23 Can Benefit Non-Athletes

Plant muscles

Unfortunately, busy schedules can make it difficult to spend hours per week in the gym, working hard to obtain that “dream body.” Have you ever longing stared at a lean, but muscle-rippling person and secretly wished for a magic pill that would give you that kind of muscle mass? That’s where Super Amino 23 comes […]

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Aging Gracefully,Family,Food,Sleep1 Mar , 2017

Deep Sleep Isn’t Just For Babies

There isn’t any doubt that your sleep patterns change with age and to an extent, that’s healthy. But, even though adults don’t require as much sleep as a child, the healthy average is still a full 8 hours. Based on a study conducted in 2015, the National Sleep Foundation released their new sleep recommendations for each stage […]

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