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Live Your Healthiest Life

Food,Greens,Meal Planning,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Sports,Weight Loss19 Jul , 2017

Animal Vs. Plant Protein

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You don’t have to be a vegan to opt for veggie-based meals. While animal-based foods can deliver quick protein fixes and be alternatives to carb-filled snacks, they typically come with an extra amount of saturated fat, calories, cholesterol and sometimes unwanted hormones or bacteria. Not to mention, you may be packing your day with too much protein. So, […]

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Amy Venner,Challenges,Family,Food,Kids,Motivation,News12 Jul , 2017

The Million Mom Movement

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As you may or may not know, Amy Venner-Hamdi, Co-founder and President of Purium has launched a movement, Million Mom Movement. Her mission is to get 1,000 mothers or fathers in 100 communities who want to help 10 families eat cleaner and greener. Joining is free and you will receive regular tips, recipes, and fun worksheets for […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Food,News,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research,Sports,Workouts21 Jun , 2017

Natural Support for Inflammation

Inflammation is the body’s way to protect itself; the goal being to remove harmful irritants and begin the healing process. This means that when we get injured or become sick, one of our body’s healing mechanisms is to swell and become inflamed in hopes of pushing out and removing the toxins. In some cases, inflammation is acute, […]

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Family,Food,News,Outdoors,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research14 Jun , 2017

Everyday Parasites

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Parasite is a scary word and everyone would like to think that they would never come in contact with any form of parasite but chances are you or someone you know has contracted a parasite. Kitchen Doctor explains how easy it is to contract an infection, “Contaminated water is one source of infection. Improperly washed or under cooked food […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Dave Sandoval,Family,Food,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Research7 Jun , 2017

The Scoop on Men’s Defense

According to BBC News, men, compared to women, are less likely to visit their primary physicians and more apt to wind up in the hospital due to health neglect. Another study claimed that 70% of men care more for their cars, then themselves. And that same article reported that 56% of women prioritize their partner’s health […]

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Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Family,Food,Greens,Kids,News,Purium Products,Weight Loss17 May , 2017

What’s a Flex Food or Meal?

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If you are an athlete, gearing up for a 10-Day Transformation or just seeking daily health, you may keep hearing the word “flex” a lot. It doesn’t matter if you work out 3 hours a day or use our products for daily nutritional convenience, Flex Foods, Flex Beverages and Flex Meals will support any healthy lifestyle […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Food,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Research,Sports,Stretches,Workouts,Yoga10 May , 2017

The Health Beet

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Everyone and their mother knows that beets are good for you, but does everyone know why? Packed with phytonutrients (“phyto” being the Greek word for plants), vitamins and minerals, beets provide support to many systems of the body from digestion to energy levels. POWER UP FITNESS: Bodies convert the nitrates found in beets to nitric […]

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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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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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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,Family,Food,Food Recalls,Meal Planning,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Research,This Not That15 Feb , 2017

Food Recalls

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When you go to the grocery store and choose an item from the shelf, you expect it to be safe to eat. Unfortunately there can be recalls and issues with all types of food from all aisles, including the fresh produce and meats, which can pose serious health threats. In order to keep ourselves and our families safe, […]

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Aging Gracefully,Motivation,News,Yoga8 Feb , 2017

The Greatest Love of All

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… Because the greatest love of all Is happening to me I found the greatest love of all Inside of me The greatest love of all Is easy to achieve Learning to love yourself It is the greatest love of all – Whitney Houston Every February we are bombarded with pressure to participate in showy […]

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