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Live Your Healthiest Life

Family,Featured,Greens,Nutrition,Plant Power,Sleep25 Aug , 2016

First Nature Health Instincts

Living in today’s modern culture, going to the doctor’s office and getting a prescription has become our second nature when battling any kind of healthy issue. Did you hear that? Second nature. So, what’s our first? It may be so deep-seated that you can’t realize it. Maybe this will help. Imagine you’re on the second […]

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Aging Gracefully,Featured,Stretches,Work,Yoga25 Aug , 2016

Could Your Desk Job Be Slowly Killing You?

Young Businesswoman Suffering From Backache In Office

If you have a desk job, you’re going to want to read this. A study showed that sitting 6 or more hours a day makes you up to 40% more likely to die within 15 years of someone who sits less than 3 hours a day. Yup, you read that right! Not only are you […]

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Family,Kids,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes,Research18 Aug , 2016

Empowering Yourself and Your Family to Eat Right

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School is back in session! Congrats parents, you survived another summer. However, due to the busy-ness of the school year, the celebrating might be short lived. Early drop-off times, piano lessons, homework, soccer practice and hours of carpool are back in full swing and healthy eating becomes a little trickier. But let’s face it, a […]

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Family,Kids,Purium Products18 Aug , 2016

Easy As 1-2-3: Simplifying Back To School

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Summer break is over and kids are headed back to school this week! How are they handling it? Even better question is: how are you handling it? It can be hard to get back into the school routine where a bedtime is necessary, you have very limited time in the mornings, you’re back to packing […]

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News11 Aug , 2016

What Does Soda Do To The Body?

Concept of fizzy cola drinks with unhealthy sugar content.

We all know at least one person who LOVES soda. They just can’t get enough of the bubbly, sugary, chemical-filled drink. Below are a few facts that can help convince those loved ones to give it up for good. A few may listen, some may not and one might even quit and endure withdrawal symptoms […]

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Cooking Tips,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Recipes11 Aug , 2016

Last Chance for Summer’s Garden Food

As summer winds down, it’s natural to begin savoring the things that are unique to the season. Beach days, day hikes, backyard fire pit parties and enjoying foods fresh from the garden. August is one of the most bountiful months for summer harvest. Enjoy your last moments of summer with these recipes that include some […]

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Sleep4 Aug , 2016

Relaxing Sleep Amid Summer Thrills

Though summer is a favorite time of year for many, it’s not known as a season of sleep. Loading up 3 months worth of travel plans, hikes, swimming and outdoor fun, surely keeps energy levels high. Add in lots of socializing and holiday parties and that list alone could induce drowsy eyes and a tired […]

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Kids,Meal Planning,Recipes4 Aug , 2016

Back To School Lunch Ideas

Mother gets child ready for first day of school

It’s that time of year again and kids are (finally) heading back to school. The schedule has changed and old lunch making routines have gone down the drain. Here are some fresh ideas for those lunch boxes! Quinoa with veggies Cook the quinoa in an organic vegetable broth with some of your kids favorite veggies. […]

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Family,Greens,Kids,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research29 Jul , 2016

New Moms Love Organic Barley Greens

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In the 1980’s, Dr. Yasuo Hotta, a research professor at the University of California San Diego discovered a special fraction in green barley juice which produces an incredible stimulation in restoring cellular DNA. Dr. Hotta discovered that these phytochemicals found in green barley contribute significantly to the reparation of DNA. In his research, Dr. Hotta […]

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Family,Food,Greens,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Travel,Weight Loss29 Jul , 2016

Staying Healthy While Traveling

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Whether you are headed to LEAP Convention or just taking an end-of-Summer trip…you need a ‘plan’ for sticking to your health regimen while on the road. Fortunately for you, Purium makes it easy to travel!  Take your shake and supplements in a Pro-Stak Blender Bottle so you can power up on the fly!  And here are […]

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Cooking Tips,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Recipes27 Jul , 2016

Cooking with Mother Nature’s Multi-Vitamin

Organic green matcha tea top view. Matcha green tea on wooden table on background.

There’s a reason Spirulina has been nicknamed “Mother Nature’s multi-vitamin.” A blue-algae organism found in fresh and salt water, Spirulina has provided ancient cultures from the Aztecs to early Africans the minerals and vitamins they needed to climb mountains, work the land and power through to survive. Though life may not be as extreme anymore, […]

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Athletic Performance,Challenges,Goal Setting,Greens,Motivation,Nutrition,Plant Power,Weight Loss,Workouts27 Jul , 2016

Don’t Let Your Scale Shame You

woman's feet on a domestic weight scale and measuring tape around them

Summer is here and after committing to healthier eating habits and regular workout routines, those numbers on the scale have barely budged. Despite your waist feeling smaller, you feel discouraged. Well, we’re here to tell you why you shouldn’t! Instead, focus on: Energy level When you start providing your body with proper nutrition and regular […]

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Food,Meal Planning,Nutrition,Purium Nutrition,Weight Loss14 Jul , 2016

The Truth About Skipping Meals

It isn’t a secret that losing weight requires healthy eating habits and exercise. After all, 70% of defined abs are made in the kitchen while 30% is in the gym. What many don’t realize is that drastically cutting calories or skipping meals does not equal “healthy eating habits”. Why is meal skipping bad? You may lose […]

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Greens,Nutrition,Plant Power,Research,Skin Care14 Jul , 2016

Why Kamut?

Ever wonder how the Egyptians built those gigantic pyramids without modern machinery? Though we may never know that answer, we do know that Kamut seeds existed during that ancient time. While Kamut is still around today, it has been lost in the overflow of processed foods and convenient menus (no wonder we’re not building any […]

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Athletic Performance,Sports,Stretches,Workouts,Yoga8 Jul , 2016

Stretching & Flexibility Can Improve Your Life

We all know this scenario…. You’re getting back into the workout groove….you jump right into your old routine at the gym…and then WHAM!….you injure yourself and you’re out for the count.  All because you forgot to stretch! Preventing injuries is one of many benefits of stretching. In fact, most animals on earth naturally stretch themselves awake and then again right before they […]

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